Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek

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  • Duration: 23 days
  • Price: $1,500

The Everest base camp trek is the most popular trekking destination in Everest region. The Everest base camp trek will take you to the base of the tallest mountain in the planet. The trek to Everest region will take you to the home of Tenzing Norgey Sherpa, the first Everest summiteers with Sir Edmond Hilary in 29th May 1953. The trek from Jiri to Everest is the original route taken by Sir Edmond Hilary during his successful accent to Mount Everest.

Day 1
Kathmandu to Jiri: (1951m.): Drive about 8 hours by public bus or private vehicle on extra cost.
Day 2
Jiri to Deurali (2705m.): Trek about 5 to 6 hrs and stay on the guest house.
Day 3
Deurali to Sete: (2575m.): Trek about 6 hrs. Guest house accommodation.
Day 4
Sete to Junbesi: (2860m.): Trek about 7-8 hrs. Guest house accommodation.
Day 5
Junbesi to Taksindo Monastry (3071m.): Trek about 6 hrs. Guest house accommodation.
Day 6
Taksindo to Kharikhola (2070m.): Trek about 7 hrs. Guest house accommodation.
Day 7
Kharikhola to Lukla (2840m.): Trek about 6 hrs. Guest house accommodation.
Day 8
Lukla to Namche: (3440m.): Trek about 7 hours. Guest house accommodation.
Day 9
Namche Bazaar: A rest day for acclimatize and explore the area.
Day 10
Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3865m.): Trek about 5 hours to Tengboche. View of mountains like Everest (8848m.), Lhotse (8527m.), LhotseShar (8387m.), Nuptse (7879m.), Ama Dablam (6857m.), Thamserku (6611m.), Tawache (6539m.) can be seen.
Day 11
Tengboche to Dingboche (4352m.): Trekking about 5 hours. Guest house accommodation.
Day 12
Dingboche: This is the second rest day for acclimatization and trek a bit to Pheriche. Guest house accommodation.
Day 13
Dingboche to Labuche (4932m.): Trekking about 5 hours. Guest house accommodation.
Day 14
Labuche to Gorak Shep (5155m.): This is most exciting and best viewing day of the trek. Same day trek up to Base camp.
Day 15
Gorak Shep Kalapatthar back to Labuche: Early morning visit to Kalapathar 5545m and trek back about 8 hours in total.
Day 16
Labuche to Dzongla (4860m.): Trek about 5 to 6 hours through Khumbu glacier.
Day 17
Dzongla to Gokyo (4750m.): Trekking about 6 to 7 hours along the ridge of Himalaya.
Day 18
A day rest in Gokyo: Early morning climb up to Gokyo Ri for the superb view of the entire Everest region and visit some Lake.
Day 19
Gokyo to Luza (4360m.): Trek about 6 hours with pleasant walking down all the way.
Day 20
Luza to Khumjung (3763m.): Trek about 6 hours with a pleasant returning trekking to visit second biggest Sherpa village.
Day 21
Khumjung to Monjo: Trek about 6 hours with a pleasant walking down hill.
Day 22
Monjo to Lukla: This is the last day of the trek.
Day 23
Lukla to Kathmandu: A pleasant flight by small twin otter with beautiful villages high in the mountains and an exquisite taste of the Himalayan range.
Starting Point Jiri
Ending Point Lukla
Latitude 27° 33’ – 28° 05’
Longitude 86° 09’ – 86° 57’
Altitude Range 1630m-5545m
Difficulty Moderate/Strenuous
Trek Type Tea-house
Group size Minimum 1 and maximum 10

 

Jiri to Everest base camp trek is one of the longest treks in the Everest region. Jiri was the starting point of the Everest trek before the flight to Lukla went operational. Jiri itself is a beautiful city. Trekking from Jiri to EBC will offer you a chance to observe bio-diversity, different culture and religion. Jiri to Everest base camp trek will offer you the most diverse trek possible in Nepal. You will have a chance to observe the Hilly region of Nepal to top of the world in this trek.

The Everest region itself known as “the crown of the planet”. Four out of fourteen highest peaks in the world could be seen in Everest or Khumbu region. The major peak seen in this trek are Mount Everest, 8848m, Lhotse (8501m), Makalu (8463m) and Cho Oyo (8201m).

The Jiri to Everest trek will let you observe an amazing mixture of Hindu religious sites at the beginning of the trek and Buddhist religious sites when you reach the upper part of the region. Set amid the soaring peaks are an amazing assortment of Stupas, monasteries and every day of your adventure is set against a backdrop of the highest and most impressive looking mountains.

 

Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek cost

Full board package USD 1950
Standard package USD 1500
Price based on two people, single supplement charge will be USD 225.  Price also includes all necessary government taxes.

 

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Everest base camp trek