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Jiri to Everest base camp

Everest Base Camp Trek via Jiri  is the best and easy  ultimate adventure experiences in Himalaya. Enjoying life in extremes and exploring some of the finest natural and cultural wonder of Nepal is the primary goal of this trek. It begins from Jiri (scenic village located in the Easten Hilly region of Nepal). The varying altitude during the trek leads one from the lower hills to the high Himalaya. While trekking through the Solu area, visiting charismatic villages of Junbesi, Ringmo and over the great Lamjura can be an unforgettable experience.

Visiting Sagarmatha National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site),  lodging in ethnic Sherpa villages of Namche Bazaar and Khumjung, praying at the revered Buddhist monasteries of Tengboche and Pangboche, and hiking to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,187ft) from Everest base camp, these are the major highlights. One gets to enjoy the scenic panorama of Nuptse, Everest and Lhotse from the top of Kala Patthar.

EBC via Jiri tends to be longer than any other routes leading to Everest, and we highly recommended it for those looking to experience the unique and extreme landscape of Eastern Nepal Himalaya, observe and mingle with ethnic tribes and explore varieties of flora and fauna.

Day 01:Arrival day in Kathmandu:On arrival to Kathmandu; we will greet you at the airport and transfer you to standard hotel.after refresh we will do evening walk around Thamel,

Day 02:Kathmandu to Jiri 1,950m/6,3974ft/8-9 hrs long drive:This morning we drive by local bus to Jiri for 8-9 hours from Kathmandu via Araniko highway with a scenic countryside for our long trek to Everest. Jiri is big town and also a hill station, explore the surrounding area and overnight at the hotel. 
Day 03:Jiri to Bhandar 2,250m/7,381ft/7 hrs walk:Today we start our adventurous trek and this trails offers us beautiful country side scenery from each ridge top at 2,390 and we  rops down to Shivalaya at 1,760m. We pass many down hills and uphill’s till reach to a small settlement at Bhandar, it is a shrepa village with huge Tibetan Buddhist monuments situated on the meadow and terrace field. Rest of the day you can enjoy the remaining day by exploring the local villages.
Day 04:Bhandar to Sete 2,600m/8,446ft/ 6-7 hrs walk:After breakfast we start our trek leads to a downhill at Likhu Khola, after crossing the bridge at 1580m, the winding path leads us to a small nice village at Kinja. After lunch we make a slow long uphill climb  to lamura pass with great excellent views of the surrounding landscapes and distance villages and after few hours of long haul, finally reaching at Sete, a small Sherpa village which is situated on the ridge in the middle of the rhododendron forest. 
Day 05:Sete to Lamjura pass to Junbesi  Lamjura Pass: 3,635/11,925 2,000m/6,561ft 6-7 hrs walk:Today's' walk leads to long but gradual climb to Lamjura pass at 3,530m, passing through few small scattered farm houses and teahouses through the beautiful rhododendron forest, which is the highest point between Jiri and Namche Bazaar. from the top the trail then descends to Taktor through the forest and emerges after one and half hrs. Traverse on the north side of the valley round a notch before dropping down to the Sherpa village of Junbesi for an overnight stop. 
Day 06:Acclimatization day at Junbesi:Junbesi is situated at altitude of 2,700m and it is the one of the most beautiful sherpa with astonishing landscape, rich in culture and the lovely hospitable Sherpa people. Two hours' walk to the northern side of Junbesi is the village of Phugmochhe, where there is a traditional Sherpa art centre. En-route to Phugmochhe a short diversion will allow a visit to Thubten Chhuling, a huge Tibetan Buddhist monastery about one and half hour's walk from Junbesi, Junbesi falls on the Pikey- dudhkunda trail. Today we relax whole day exploring around with overnight in the Lodge. 
Day 07:Junbesi to Nunthala2,330m/7,642ft/ 5-6 hrs walk:Below Junbesi the trail crosses the Junbesi Khola on a wooden bridge. Just beyond the bridge there is a trail junction. The route to Khumbu follows the left-hand trail that leads uphill. This trail turns north, descending through Salung. From here, Mt. Everest can be seen on a clear day towards north east. We follow the shepherds' huts and the hidden route in dense forest with several picturesque streams on wooden bridges just before reaching Nunthala (Mani dingma) at 2,320m and overnight stay here. Nunthala is a village an ideal spot for the overnight stop.
Day 08:Nunthala to Bupsadanda 2300m/7,544ft/ 5-6 hrs walk:From Nunthala our path descent which continues to the Dudhkoshi River Bridge and the trail lead through terraced fields and yards of houses. Walk continues through forests then climb on the terraces to reach the Rai village of Jubing (1,667m/5467ft). From Jubing the path took us a slow climb to the village around a ridge, and continues to the village of Khari Khola to push on up the steep hill to Bupsa. 
Day 09:Bupsadanda to Surkhe 2,290m7, 511ft/ 6 hrs walk:Today our trail ascends from Bupsa and head on to Bhumsing village (2,300m/7544ft) and the trail continues to the north side of the valley to reach Puiyan village (2,796m/9170ft). After Puiyan trail leads us on the long winding trail with few small ups and downs to Surkhe. 
Day 10:Surkhe to Phakding2,610m/8,561ft/ 4-5 hrs walk:After breakfast we start to climb to north to Chaurikharka(2,713m/8898ft) a large scattered village with monastery and high school. Chaurikharka is also the bread basket for the Khumbu area because the land is very fertile for barley, wheat and enough green vegetables. Today our trail joins from Lukla towards Phakding, making the path quite busy with more trekkers, porters and pack animals and few hours of good scenic walk brings you at Phakding for the overnight. 
Day 11:Phakding to Namche Bazaar3,440m/11,283ft/ 5-6 hrs walk:After breakfast we will continue up the banks of the Dudh Kosi, crossing it twice by small suspension bridges before reaching the village of Monjo the entrance gate of the Sagarmatha National Park. When enter the National park boundary we descend and a gradual walk brings us to the suspension bridge over the Bhote-Koshi river to Jorsalle village, the last village till Namche Bazaar. Namche is a prosperous trading town and the capital of the Khumbu Region. 
Day 12:Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar:We will spend a day in Namche Bazaar resting and allowing our bodies to become acclimatized to the altitude of (3,440m/11,283ft). You have full day leisure or visit Everest View Point hotel for wonderful panoramic view or stroll around the market, if Saturday can be seen many people in Saturday market for shopping to fulfill their daily needs and only one shopping market in the surrounding areas. Also you can visit Sherpa Museum as well a great place to learn Sherpa culture and history of mountaineering and stroll back to hotel for overnight. 
Day 13:Namche to Tyangboche3,867m/12684ft/5-6 hrs walk:Today after breakfast we start our trek with pleasant walk through the forest with magnificent view of mountains. The great view of the mighty peaks of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kwangde peak with view of the eastern snow capped mountains. The trail leads uphill through the forested path and the hardly walk to get to Tyangboche. One of the most beautiful place in the Himalaya and the first thing that comes to your eye is the big Monastery, then the large field with campsites and teahouses, lodges beneath the towering majestic beautiful peak Ama Dablam. 
Day 14:Tyangboche to Dingboche 4,358m/14,295 ft/5-6 hrs walk:The trail descends down from Tengboche, winding through the rhododendron forest to Deboche and crossing a bridge over the raging Imja Khol River. Hug the valley wall, and then traverse the plains to Dingboche, the start of the Imja Tse Valley. Dingboche is also the gateway to Chukung and farther beyond for the most challenging traverses towards Makalu area and Hinko Valley via Sherpani col 6,100m/20008ft and Amphu Laptsa pass 5,780m/18958ft. 
Day 15:Acclimatization day at DingbocheOn this day you will rest before the last leg of the journey. You may have full day rest or there are some places where you can go for a day walk like trek to Chhukung (4,730m) is worth while which takes approx. 3-4 hours from Dingboche, towards east with in the Imjatse Valley, although the trek is gradual, however you can feel the thin air as the altitude gains slowly coming towards Chhukung. At Chhukung, there are few teahouses overlooking superb view of the snow capped peaks and glaciers After enjoy stroll back to Dingboche for overnight. 
Day 16:Dingboche to Lobuche4,928m/16164 ft5-6 hrs walk:Tackle the steep incline to the terminal moraine of the Khumbu glacier, continuing along the rugged route to your resort at Loboje. Above the huts looms the famous Lhotse Ridge. 
Day 17:Trek to Gorakshep & Everest base camp 5,160m/16,929ft/ 7-8 hrs walk:After breakfast we continue our trek in a windy and rocky path with the wonderful view of Mt. Pumori, Mt. Nuptse and other magnificent peaks. After check in the hotel at Gorekshep we continue climb to the top of Kalapatthar (the famous view point). This small peak offers the best views of Mt. Everest, Pumori and Ama Dablam you can get without climbing. Stroll back to Gorekshep for overnight. 
Day 18:Kalapathar hike and stroll back to Pheriche5,550m/18,204ft/ 6-7 hrs walk:After breakfast our adventure continues towards Everest Base Camp and to the Khumbu Ice-fall. The trail passes through over rocky dunes and moraine and streams, till you reach the base camp. In Everest Base Camp the climbers gather for summiting Everest during the high expedition season. We are continuing the trek for return back to Gorakshep and continuous back to Pheriche for overnight.
Day 19:Pheriche to Kyanjuma3,500m/11,480ft/5-6 hrs walk:Heading down now, the going is easier and the pace faster. Take back great memories with you and walk down hill towards the Phungithanka vis Tangboche and after crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi river trek onwards to the Kyanjuma the junction of the trinity ways to Gokyo Valley, Khumjung village and Namche Bazzar. Great view of Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Tawache and Lhotse as well as dense wildlife of some species of Pheasants, Himalayan Griffons, Musk deer and wild goat can be found insides the rhododendron forest, evening explore small surrounding area with magnificent scenery. 
Day 20:Kyanjuma to Khumjung to Monju 2,850m/9,348ft/6-7 hrs walk:After breakfast short climb to hidden valley called Khumjung village, probably the biggest village of the areas and visit Hillary school established by Sir Admund Hillary and visit to Khunde village where a place of famous climber and big hospital running by charity, after a great moments take back to Namche Bazzar for lunch via Syangboche airstrip which is the world highest airstrip. We walk back to the downhill for overnight at Monju. 
Day 21:Monju to Lukla2,800m/9,186ft/ 4-5 hrs walk:After breakfast we trek back with enjoying the lush green scenery around and passing through the incredible mountain scenery and local Sherpa village. And finally today the trail leads you back to Lukla. After your arrival in Lukla you will have time to relax and celebrate the completion of your trek. 
Day 22:Fly back to Kathmandu 35 minute flight:After an early morning flight to Kathmandu our guide transfer you to your hotel. You may have time to relax after long journey and take back your breath and rest at your hotel with ending your Himalayan trip with us.
Day 23.Visit around Kathmandu valley and Shopping

Day 24.Departure from Kathmandu

Price include:
Hotel In kathmandu,three star stander/twin shering with break fast, all the land transpation, nessarry document for trek, experience guide and porter, flight, three time meal during the trek include tea and coffee,down jacket and sleeping bag,duffle bag for trek,trekking map and describe program.
Price not Include:
Personal nature things, donation and staff tips, bottle drinks and pack food, food in Kathmandu, over stay then given program, split the group, cancell the trip due to the weather os similar condition. rescue etc.


Please Note:  Whilst every effort is made to keep to the above schedule, the weather conditions and acclimatisation of team members could mean slight amendments may have to be made at short notice.

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