Embark on a trail less trekked instead of the well taken path. Smile in the face of adversity and leap even higher before you see. Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek journey is strenuous and equally challenging trekking trail to reach the Everest Base Camp. Flight to Lukla for the trekking is ordinary journey as compared to this trek often referred as the classical Everest Base Camp Trek route. Once taken by the legend themselves like Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay making their way up to the base of Mt. Everest step towards the Sherpa homeland via this alluring yet adventurous trekking trail starting from Jiri.
Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is blended by the adventure, culture and nature as the trekkers trek past forests, rivers and awe inspiring mountain vistas in backdrop. This legendary classical journey requires positive attitude and best physical endurance in the most unforeseeable Himalayan terrain. This conventional trail starts at Jiri after eight hours of bus drive from Kathmandu. The alluring terraced farmlands, uphill, downhill along the glacier rivers in the dense rhododendron forests dancing in the sound of spectacular waterfalls the route in itself is the most scenic. As you reach Phakding then contemporary Everest Base Camp Trek route meets this conventional trekking route of Everest. Follow the same trail and enjoy the breathtaking moment of reaching the superlative mountain Mt. Everest’s foothill. Gather the spirituality in Tengboche Monastery and observe the hustling of Sherpa in Namche on the way to base camp. Memorials of those deceased during Everest expedition kept at Thukla Pass and mesmerizing view of mountains like Everest, Pumori, Amadablam, Choyou, Cholatse, Lobuche, Tabuche, Nuptse, Lhotse and other about 20 different mountains make this trip vivacious and enthusiastic. 22 days of fun filled and challenging journey will provide the great travel moments and thoughtfulness.
Mountain Hawk travel planners team has created 22 days Jiri Everest Base Camp trek itinerary safe and adventurous from every aspect of Nepal Trekking. Enough time for the acclimatization on par with the rise in altitude and preparing the trekkers too physically as well as mentally are our key tasks. Therefore, get ready for authentic rural Nepal and to endure the best of Khumbu region by choosing this Classical Everest Base Camp trek package. Nepal Hiking Team has designed 22 days Classic Everest Base Camp Trek will great experience and thoughtfulness. The package has separated proper days for acclimatization required with the rising elevation. So, get ready to endure whatever comes in to your way. Experience the wilderness and challenges on the way to Everest Base Camp with Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek.
Day 01 - Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1345meters). Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 - Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 - Drive Kathmandu to Jiri (187 km) by bus. 8 hours Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 04 - Trek Jiri to Bhandar (2200 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 05 - Trek to Sete (2645 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 06 - Trek to Junbensi (2675meters) 6 hours. Overnight at guesthouse
Day 07 - Trek to Nunthala (2440meters) 5 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 08 - Trek to Kharikhola (2020meters) 5 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 09 - Trek to Puiyan (2700meters) 6 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 10 - Trek to Phakding (2646meters) 5 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 11 - Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 5.30 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 12 - Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day. Overnight at guesthouse.
Day 13 - Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 14 - Trek to Dingboche (4350 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 15 - Trek to Lobuche (4920 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 16 - Trek to Everest Base Camp (5300 meters) then back to Gorak Shep. 8 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse. Day17- Hike up to Kalapattar (5555 meters) early in the morning then trek down to Periche (4200 meters). 7 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 17 - Hike up to Kalapattar (5555 meters) early in the morning then trek down to Periche (4200 meters). 7 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 18 - Trek to Namche Bazaar (3480 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 19 - Trek to Lukla (2795 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 20 - Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu in the morning. Overnight at hotel.
Day 21 - Leisure day in Kathmandu Overnight at hotel.
Day 22 - Transfer to international airport for your final flight departure.
Note:- The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.
Thank you Prem for your guidance and hospitality on my trip around the Himalaya. It was a great trip, once I will never forget. Your knowledge of the mountains is amazing. I will no doubt be back and calling you and join on Mountain Hawk Trek again.
- Ricky Mossman
New Zealand, Auckland
Absolutely first class
I had a wonderful week in Nepal in 2007 on the Poon Hill trek. I was very fortunate to have Prem (Pandit) as my guide. Prem is a very experienced guide who speaks excellent English. He was a delight to spend time with as he was able to tell me all about the mountains and the flora and fauna.
- Polly Marley
Happy to recommend your company
Hi Prem, Badri and the team, Thank you for all of your help and support. We had a fantastic trek to annapurna base camp. You were very professional and helpful and will certainly be happy to recommend your company to our friends and family. We will remember this wonderful trip forever.
- Rod Poxon
Australia, Brisbane and Sydney
Truly unforgettable experience !
Nepal is a beautiful country with diverse and stunning scenery. The culture in the cities is unmissable, with a really friendly and spiritual atmosphere. Trekking into the mountains gives a sense of sereneness and tranquility, surrounded by breathtaking panoramic views.
- Alison Brookes
Annapurna Circuit in May
it was great while we were there together on the mountains etc. All in the same boat and as they say that sinking feeling but we were adamant and were keen on not letting the ship drown and carried on and persevered and eventually we saw light at the end of the tunnel - literally - we reached muktinath -a very holy place for buddhists and hindus alike !!!
- Nitin Shah
Kenya and UK ,
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