A trek to Everest region, Jiri, Renjo La Pass, Gokyo Pass, Chola Pass and Everest Base Camp will offer an experience out of this world. Also, this trek rewards you with beautiful vista of Everest 8848m, Cho Oyu 8152m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m and Ama Dablam 6456m. The famous Sherpa village of Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Buddhist Monastery, Khunde Khumjung etc. will look forward to greet you.
Jiri to Everest base camp trekking cover low land from Jiri to highland Kalapathar 5545m. Situated at an elevation of 1,905 m, it is the eastern-most terminus of the highway coming from Kathmandu. The valley has its own importance being the entrance to Mt. Everest. Jiri valley lies at the distance of 55 km. east from Charikot and 188 km. northeast from Kathmandu in Janakpur district.
While on Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trekking you will be crossing two high passes cross- Renjo Pass (5345m) and Cho La pass (5300 meters), climb Gokyo - ri (5483m), climb Kalapathar (5555m), witness great view of Mt, Everest, Mt Lhotse and other mountains from Gokyo Ri and Kalapathar, see Ngozumpa, Khumbu glacier and ice fall and also and experience distinctive way of life and culture of Sherpa people, the world renowned mountaineers. Reaching the high altitude five lakes of Gokyo at over 4200m, you will observe the Gokyo Peak (5480m) and finally reach at the Everest base camp.
Most of the part of Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trekking is within the boundary of Sagarmatha National Park. This national park is spread in an area of 1,148 square km in Himalayan ecological zone in the Khumbu region of Nepal. You will see species of birds, including Himalayan Monal, Blood pheasant, Red-billed chough, yellow-billed chough and a number of rare mammal species, including musk deer, snow leopard, Himalayan black bear and red panda. And, varieties of flora - birch, juniper, blue pines, firs, bamboo and rhododendron grow.
Day by Day Itinerary for Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trekking
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu
Day 2: Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu
Day 3: Kathmandu to Jiri drive
Day 4: Jiri to Deurali
Day 5: Deurali to Sete (2575m)
Day 6: Sete to Junbesi (2675m)
Day 7: Junbesi to Nunthala (2200m)
Day 9: Kharikhola trekking to Puiyan(2770m)
Day 10: Puiyan treeking to Phakding (2652m)
Day 11: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446m)
Day 12: Namche Bazaar (3446m) (Acclimatization Day)
Day 13: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3875m)
Day 14: Thyangboche to Dingboche (4360m)
Day 15: Dingboche (4360m) (Rest and Acclimatization Day)
Day 16: Dingboche to Lobuche (4930m)
Day 17: Lobuche - Gorak Shep (5160m) - Everest Base Camp
Day 18: Gorak Shep to Dzongla (4850m)
Day 19: Dzongla to Chola Pass to Thangnak (4600m)
Day 20: Thangnak to Gokyo Lake (4720m)
Day 21: Rest day at Gokyo Lake (4720m)
Day 22: Gokyo to Renjola Pass Lungden (4650m)
Day 23: Lungden - Thame (4289m)
Day 24: Thame to Manjo (2800)
Day 25: Manjo to Lukla (2827m)
Day 26: Lukla to Kathmandu by air (1360m)
Day 27: Flight to your Country