“Over every mountain there is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley”
Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek brings you closer to experience life in extremes as you get to explore some of the finest natural and cultural wonder in Nepal. This trek is mostly preferred by travelers who are looking to experience the unique and extreme landscape of Eastern Nepal, observe and mingle with ethnic tribes and explore varieties of flora and fauna found on the trails of this epic trek. This trek follows the classic trails that leads to Everest Base Camp through many scenic villages located in the Eastern Himalayas like charismatic villages of Junbesi, Ringmo and over the great Lamjura which is also one of the highlights of our trek.
Our Jiri to EBC Trek starts with a road journey from Kathmandu to Jiri then we will stay in a lodge at Jiri. Jiri is a scenic village located in the Eastern Hilly region of Nepal. The varying altitude during the trek leads one from the lower hills to the high Himalaya. Everest Base Camp Trek is 175 km far away from Jiri via Namche Bazaar. This trek to Everest Base Camp tends to be longer than any other routes leading to Everest like the route starting from Lukla. In this trek, we shall start our trek from Jiri, a beautiful hill town in eastern Nepal and through the lush green landscape, villages such as Shivalaya, Bahandar, Sete, Junbesi, Nunthala, Bupsa, and Ghat with communities following Hindu and Buddhism as religion and gradually into the Dudh Koshi valley.
After a roller-coaster trek across the terraced farmlands, green hills and lush forests of rhododendron, oak and other vegetation, over wooden and suspension bridges, trekking on steep and other diverse terrains, ancient gompas and monasteries we reach beneath the Lukla airfield. This trek will take you the neck of the world highest peak Mt. Everest (8,848m) up to the Base Camp (5,357m) from the sea level. We then traverse in the valley dominated by Sherpa’s to reach Namche Bazaar, the Sherpa capital of Khumbhu region. Further ahead of Namche, after acclimatization, we shall gradually enter into alpine vegetation and enjoy the visit to Tengboche, Dingboche and other settlements that host ancient and culturally rich monasteries to Pheriche, Kalapatthar (5,545m) and Gorakshep for the spectacular view of Everest. And then we retrace our steps back to reach Lukla for our flight to Kathmandu where we end our trek.
In this Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek you will experience an unbeatable combination of natural beauty, cultural splendor and panoramic view of mountains for which you need to have good physical fitness. Generally to experience this remarkable trek the best season will be April to mid June and September to November. Join now and be a part of Incredible Mountains to experience a surreal adventure while trekking to Everest Base Camp via Jiri.