Classic Trail - Jiri to Everest Base

Everest Base Camp Trek from Jiri is the original trail to reach Everest Base Camp, way back when there was no airport in Lukla. The trail from Jiri to Everest Base Camp is used by many expedition teams to reach the summit of the Himalayas, most notable in history, includes Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgey Sherpa. We will be spending the first eight days trekking through beautiful villages, thundering rivers, ascending and descending the trail and acclimatizing our body to reach Lukla and further. Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek is nearly a month long holiday in the Himalayas to explore the beauty of these silvering mountains. Combined with the Everest Base Camp Trek from Lukla, the Everest Base Camp trek from Jiri is an ideal option to spend about a month-long vacation in the Himalayas.


Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)

Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing & trek preparation (1,300m/4,264 ft)

Day 03: Kathmandu – Shivalaya (1,767m/5,510ft) 8/10 hrs bus drive.

Day 04: Shivalaya – Bhandar(2,200m/7,200ft) 5/6 hrs 

Day 05: Bhandar – Sete(2,520m/8,220ft) 5/6 hrs 

Day 06: Sete – Junbesi(2,680m/8,850ft) 6/7 hrs 

Day 07: Explore Junbesi surrounding include Thubten Choling Monastery

Day 08: Junbesi – Nunthala (2,250m/7,500ft) 5/6 hrs trek. 

Day 09: Nunthala – Bupsa (2,360m/7,750ft) 5/6 hrs trek.

Day 10: Bupsa – Ghat (2,590m/8,550ft) 5/6 hrs trek 

 Day 11: Ghat - Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,280 ft):5/6 hrs trek.

Day 12: Acclimatization Day - Namche Bazaar:(3,440m/11,284ft) 

Day 13: Namche Bazzar - Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft) - 5 to 6 hrs

 Day 14: Tengboche - Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft):5 to 6 hrs

Day 15: Acclimatization day in Dingboche

Day 16: Dingboche – Lobuche (4,940 /16,207ft) 4/5 hrs.

Day 17: Lobuche - Gorak Shep (5,160 m/17,000ft) - Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft) - Gorak Shep :7 to 8 hrs

Day 18: Gorak Shep - Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) - Pheriche (4280m/14,070ft):7-8 hrs

Day 19: Pheriche – Phortse (3,750m /12,300ft) 4/5 hrs

Day 20: Phortse – Monjo ((2,800m /9,200ft) 5/6 hrs

Day 21: Monjo – Lukla (2,780m /9,175ft) 5/6 hrs walk 

Day 22: Lukla – Kathmandu by Air (1,300m /4,264ft) 35 minutes airstrip. 

Day 23: Final departure

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