Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking
Jiri Everest Base Camp TrekkingTrekking in Everest region, take bus to Jiri then start waking to the Everest Base Camp is breathtaking and requires a good walking experience and a good physical health condition.This trek is very interesting walking with its panoramic view of Everest 8848m, Cho Oyu 8152m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m and Ama Dablam 6456m. through the famous Sherpa village of Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Buddhist Monastery, Khunde Khumjung etc.
Settlement of mixed ethnic group Brahman, Chhetri, Magar, Tamang in the low land and Sherpa in highland of Solukhumbu Everest region. Jiri to Everest base camp trek cover low land from Jiri to highland Kalapathar 5545m.
Most people heading to the Solu-Khumbu region are intent only on getting a close-up glimpse of Mount Everest and often take a plane into Lukla. However, the trail from Jiri to Namche, though not long on mountain views, does pass through numerous interesting villages that are now visited by a small number of trekkers each year.
Your trekking preparation:
This trek is considered as a non-technical trek and suitable for average people. If you are moderately fit and have a sense of adventure will enjoy this trek. The program is designed to acclimatize you gradually and not expected high altitude sickness. However you are requested to check your altitude fitness and the itinerary.
We suggest you to strengthen your knee muscles and prepare for several days of steep descents. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, biking, aerobics is recommended, but mostly hiking on steep hills, or running up and down, steps are preferable. Please note that the following program is prepared in the fact basis however, things can be change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to make during the trekking. We request you to be flexible with the situation to enjoy yourself.
While the trek is designed for teahouse arrangement, our professional mountain guide and porters handle everything. The meal will be provided in the available restaurant en route and accommodations in the available lodges (with most of the days hot/cold shower) en route.
Day to Day Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 03: Kathmandu – Jiri (187 km.)
Day 04: Jiri – Deurali
Day 05: Deurali – Sete
Day 06: Sete – Junbesi
Day 07: Junbesi rest day
Day 08: Junbesi – Nunthala
Day 09: Nunthala – Khari Khola
Day 10: Khari Khola – Pulyan
Day 11: Puiyan – Phakding
Day 12: Phakding – Namche Bazaar
Day 13: Acclimatize Day in Namche Bazaar
Day 14: Namche Bazaar – Khumjung
Day 15: Khunjung – Tengboche (Thyangboche)
Day 16: Tengboche – Dingboche
Day 17: Dingboche – Lobuche
Day 18: Lobuche – EBC – Gorkshep
Day 19: Gorkshep – Kalapathar – Pheriche
Day 20: Pheriche – Tengbuche
Day 21: Tengboche – Monjo
Day 22: Monjo – Lukla
Day 23: Lukla – Kathamndu (Fly)
The cost includes the following services:
All arrival, departure transfers as per the program by vehicle.
Everest conservation fee
Lodge trek with all meals and accommodation in tea house lodge
Service of one English-speaking trekking guide from Kathmandu and porter from Lukla
Accommodation, meals, insurance, equipments, and allowances of guide and porter
Airfare of guide including domestic airport tax
All applicable government taxes and service charges
Cost does not include:
Accommodation, meals and and sightseeing tours in Kathmandu
Bottled drinks (mineral water, any clod drinks, and alcoholic drinks) while on trek
Your travel insurance
Airfare of USD116 per person for Lukla / Kathmandu flight
International and domestic airport taxes
Sleeping bag and down jacket if necessary
Expenses of personal nature such as laundry, telephone, bar, tips, etc.