Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking and Tour
  • Transport: Private Bus or Car & Airplane
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Tea-houses
  • Group Size: 1
  • Max Elevation: 29

Highlights

  • Base Camp of Mount Everest, highest peak of the world.
  • Walk through the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay Sherpa.
  • Lukla Airport, World famous airport with short runway.
  • Namche Bazar, world renowned village at high altitude.
  • Kala-pathhar (5545m) , highest point of Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek giving the panoramic view of mountains: Everest, Thamserku, Amadablam, Nuptse, Lhotse.
  • Sagarmatha National Park, UNESCO world heritage site.
  • Sacred Himalayan Landscape, World Wildlife Fund.
  • Tengboche Monastery (Dudh Koshi George).
  • Trails crafted by Sherpa culture and mysterious mani-stones.

Everest Base Camp (EBC) is the most appetizing destination throughout the world as it is the base camp of world’s peak. The demand of visiting Everest Base Camp (EBC) is so overflowing that alternate route of Everest Base Camp (EBC) is available. A helicopter ride can land you to Everest Base Camp (EBC) in a day or can choose trek route by the flight to Lukla from Kathmandu.

However, if travelers seek to follow the footsteps of first climbers of Mount Everest, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, they can choose the Jiri-Everest Base Camp (EBC) Trek route. In this option of trek route, trekkers can trek through the trails adopted by first climbers of Mount Everest as well as take the scenic flight from Lukla to Kathmandu while returning from Everest Base Camp (EBC). This route of Everest Base Camp (EBC) is preferable if travelers plan for longer trip.

Jiri-Everest Base Camp (EBC) trails offers the opportunity to climb up the elevation from 1800m to 5500m by crossing the high hills and deep down fearlessly flowing river through suspension bridge. The diversity you encounter in Jiri-Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek route ranges from the grassy spread pastures, dense wild alpine forest and yak farms to calm glaciers and glacial ridge, Kalapathar.

Jiri-Everest Base Camp (EBC) route encompasses the habitat of ethnic groups as Tamang, Sherpa, Newar and like including the variety of flora-fauna as rare as snow leopard and red panda. Nepal Adventure Team forms the ultimate Jiri-Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek pack for the interested and active travelers.Nepal Adventure Team’s plans are well organized to meet up the altitude difference and possible contingent situation. Jiri-Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek route is made more alluring by the decoration of peculiar mani-stones and vivid prayer flags.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrive to Kathmandu
  • Day 2Preparation day in Kathmandu
  • Day 3Morning drive to Bhandar (Chyangma) 2,200m through Jiri - 08 hrs
  • Day 4Trek to Sete 2,575 m - 06 hrs.
  • Day 5Trek to Junbesi 2,700 m via Lamjura-la 3,530 m -06 hrs.
  • Day 6Trek to Nunthala (Manidingma) 2,220 m - 06 hrs.
  • Day 7Trek to Kharikhola 2, 050 m- 06 hrs
  • Day 8Trek to Surkhe 2,300 m - 06 hrs.
  • Day 9Trek to Phakding 2,650m - 06 hrs.
  • Day 10Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 05 hrs.
  • Day 11Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.
  • Day 12Trek to Thyangboche 3,867 m - 05hrs.
  • Day 13Trek to Dingboche 4,260 m - 05 hrs.
  • Day 14Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m - 05 hrs.
  • Day 15Trek to Gorakshep 5,170 m, Everest Base Camp 5,334 m and return to Gorakshep - 06 hrs.
  • Day 16Hike to Kalapathar5,545 m trek to Pheriche 4,240m - 05 hrs.
  • Day 17Trek to Namche Bazaar via Pangboche 3,900 m and Thyangboche.
  • Day 18Trek back to Lukla - 07 hrs.
  • Day 19Fly back to Kathmandu and free time.
  • Day 20International departure

What's Included

  • Airport pickup and drop by private car
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant showcasing traditional music and dance
  • 3 nights standard hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing and BB plan basis
  • Lukla – Kathmandu flight
  • Teahouse lodge accommodation throughout the trek
  • Required full board meals- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner for entire trek
  • Tea / coffee in cup and daily seasonal fruits, salads during trek
  • Fully licensed and qualified trekking guide (leader and assistant) as per the group requirement
  • Porter service(1porter for 2 trekkers)
  • All the staff's expenses including flights, salary, food, accommodation, equipments and insurance etc.
  • Sagarmatha National Park entrance fee
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) Card
  • Optional supply if necessary: sleeping bag, down jacket, duffel bags (requires to return after trek)
  • Trekking route maps
  • First Aid Medical Kit
  • All the government and local taxes
  • Nepal Adventure Team (NAT) T-shirt and certificate of appreciation
  • Nepal visa fee and international flight
  • Extra drinks; alcoholic and non-alcoholic
  • Personal expenses as phone bill, chocolate, bakery items, battery charge, laundry, hot shower and extra porter
  • Extra accommodation and meals behind schedule
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Tips to guide and porters