Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek follows the first route into the Solu-Khumbu region utilized by he first explores of Everest in the past.
A new road permits buses to continue on the far side, Jiri to Shivalaya, wherever the trek currently begins. The Sherpa folks, formerly from Tibet, live chiefly in the Solu region along the Dudh Kosi River and the Khumbu region above Lukla. This Jiri to Everest Base Camp trekking route remains utilized by porters and pack animals, but fewer trekkers than Lukla to Base Camp Trek.
In the 1st week, the trail passes through beautifully terraced farmlands, forests and classic middle-hill countryside. It offers simple amenities and ample time to acclimatize while encountering the culture, customs and lifestyle of the friendly and hospitable Hindu and Buddhist communities.
The Everest Base Camp trek via Jiri path begins at associate degree altitude of 1800 m and crosses varied ridges: dropping low to rivers at around 1500 m and ascending passes over 3000 m. Rest and acclimatization days are taken at Junbesi (2680 m, visit the Thubten Chholing Monastery) and at Namche Bazaar (3440 m, the business hub of the Khumbu region).
Beyond Namche, the ‘up and down’ trail continues to rise while night-time temperatures drop and you move deeper into the mountains. Beyond Tengboche (with its massive religious residence, rhododendrons and great scenery) the villages become smaller– and the going tougher yet more dramatic. Vegetation currently becomes additional scrawny and eventually provides thanks to rock, ice and pure breathtaking glacial landscapes. A final acclimatization day is taken at Dingboche. Then slow walks up to Lobuche, Gorak Shep and on the “tracks” to Base Camp. After a second night at Gorak Shep, an early morning trek up Kala Patthar should offer stupendous views that include the peaks of Pumori, Everest and the South Col, Nuptse and Lhotse, set amongst numerous other ranges. The down-journey to Namche retraces the up-route additional quickly associate degreed from there it’s a day’s walk to Lukla for an early morning flight back to the national capital.
Good boots, warm waterproof clothing, a good sleeping bag, day pack, camera, sunscreen and a hat are essential items for your trek to the Himalayas. Our Classic Jiri to Everest trek package includes meals, accommodation and safe drinking water. The main trekking seasons are Spring (March-May) and September and Octobers are also peak season and hence, we provide this trek throughout all four seasons.