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Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek

  • Jiri EBC Trekking
  • Facts of the Trip
  • Jiri  Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary
  • Cost Info
  • Date & Price

Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the oldest trekking trails of the Everest region which will provides you an opportunity to explore and observe the miraculous Topography of Solukhumbu District as well as the panoramic views of Himalayas, lush-valley of the area and green forest. Starting from Kathmandu 188km drive to Jiri we will begins our journey towards our destination.

Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek may be lengthy but this trail will offer you the spectacular views of the Himalayans including Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Thamserku , Mt. Lhotse , chance to explore the mountains side with typical culture of Sherpa community.

Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek starts with a road journey from Kathmandu to Jiri then we will stay at lodge at Jiri or Shivalaya according to our program. This trail passes through Soulkhumbu and valley of Gokyo following the path of the medieval Trans –Himalayan trade route. Everest Base Camp Trek is 175 km far away from Jiri via Namche Bazaar, which is filled with striking mountain scenery, prominent Buddhist monasteries, and lush valleys rivers flowing from the mountain ridges graze by the mother glaciers. Comparatively, the trail will begin from low lands therefore it will be the best chance for acclimatization and exploration throughout villages and glaciers of the Khumbu region.  This trek will take you the neck of the world highest peak Mt. Everest (8,848m) up to the Base Camp (5,357m) from the sea level.

Trip info:

  • Accommodations:

We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Katmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Being one of the paramount destination in the world Everest region collects lots of tourist in the world. so, there will always be better Lodge and facilities in Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek.

  • Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Katmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the trek we get to eat from Continental and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo. Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc.

  • Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

  • Field Staffs:

we are  very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.       

  • Equipment’s:

We believe equipments does matter to make your trip easy and comfortable. Caring excessive quantity of equipment doesn’t make your adventure more interesting but the drawback. So, we request you to carry only selected and needed one and save your extra expenses for other need in trek though we have our potential porters. Warm Clothes, Down Jacket, Trouser, T-shirt, Hiking Boot, Sunglasses, Sun cream, Knife, Walking Steak, day back pack, Head Light, Sleeping Bag etc. These are the equipments which you most carry during the trek.

  • Clothing

Liner socks, Trekking shirts short sleeve, Thermal underwear, fleece sweaters lightweight, one heavier Easy drying long sleeved base layer shirts, woolen blends trekking socks, pair trekking pants with zip off bottoms

  • Outer layers

Down vest, wind/rain proof over layer - jacket and pants, peak hat, headband, Warm winter hat, lightweight thermal layer hat, pair gloves, down jacket, Pair trekking boots, pair down booties (buy these at Namche Bazar and they saves your feet.)  Great for keeping feet warm in room and while sleeping and for in the lodge. Pair flip flops (for late night bathroom runs).

  • Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern! From your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional staffs; first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too.

  • Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

  • Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season. 
  • Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest,  Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.
  • Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek does require past experience, though we have challenging route in Everest compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots.  

  • Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

  • Eco Friendly: 

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming.  

  • Helping Hand

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of ours very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward for interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us: info@himalayanmagictreks.com.They really need us, Support us to be their Helping Hand.

  • Note:

We have tailor-made program for Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection. Flights in the Everest region are very dedicated even in the best season due to bad weather so we request our travelers to carry luggage for extra days in Katmandu or in Lukla.

Trekking Name:Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek
Hotels in Kathmandu:Budget Hotel, start to 5 stars Hotel as per Guest’s request
Accommodation:Mountains Lodges (Guest House) or comfortable Camping
Domestic flights:Lukla/Kathmandu
Transportation:Land transportation(Car, Van, Local bus, Tourist Bus)
Attractions:Attractions:You will have panoramic view of himalayas such as Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Thamserku , Mt. Lhotse and lush-valley of the area and green, also several  beautiful villages, waterfalls etc.
Location:Solukhumbu
Grade:Classic & Easy
Best Season:Feb, March, April, May and Sept, Oct, Nov & Dec
Walking hours:per day 5 to 7 hours
Group size:2 to 14 members or (we can organize solo travelers private group & Family group as well)
Minimum Alt:Shivalaya (1,790m)
Maximum Alt:Everest Base Camp (5,357m)
Duration:23 Days
Day 01
Arrival Katmandu 1,310m. Welcome by Himalayan Magic Treks member and direct transfer to hotel with Bed & Breakfast plan.
Day 02
Drive 210 km from Kathmandu to Shivalaya (1,790m) 8 / 9 hours overnight at Lodge. 
Day 03
Trek to Bhandar (2,200m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 04
Trek to Sete (2,400m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 05
Trek to Via Lamajura –la (3,550m) down to Junbesi (2,700m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 06
Trek Nunthala ( manidingma) (2,330m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 07
Trek to Bukusa (2,340m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 08
Trek to Chaurikharka (2,640m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 09
Trek to Bangkar (2,630m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 10
Trek to Namche Bazar (3,440m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 11
Rest day at Namche Bazar for acclimatization overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 12
Trek to Phortse Village (3,810m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 13
Trek to Pangboche (3,930m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 14
Trek Pheriche (4,200m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 15
Trek to Lobuche (4,910m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 16
Trek to Everest Base Camp (5,357m) back to Gorakshep (5,140m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 17
Trek to Early  morning climb to Kalapathar (5,545m) enjoy the incredible view of Mont Everest, khumbase, Pumari, range of chho-yu, khumbu Glacier Amadablam, Everest Base Camp etc then trek down to Labuche (6/7hours walk) (4,910m) Overnight at Lodge.  (B,L,D)
Day 18
Trek to Dingboche (4,360m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 19
Trek to Tengboche Trek  Tangboche (3,860m) 5 hours visit one of the popular  monastery with Himalayan panoramic view overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 20
Trek to Via Namche Bazar to Monjo (2,827m) 5/6m overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 21
Trek to Lukla (2,828m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 22
Fly Back to kathmandu (1,310m) direct transfer to hotel. Free day in Kathmandu, evening together farewell dinner with Typical Nepali Culture.
Day 23
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your Details to obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

  • 3 times Airport Pick up & drops by private transport
  • Flight fair from Lukla to Kathmandu ( Guest +Guide)
  • Airport taxes
  • All Ground Transportation above program
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch & Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • Accommodation on Lodge during the trekking 
  • 3 night's Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & breakfast plan
  • An English Speaking Guide
  • Necessary Porter 1: 2 ( one porter for two Guest) the porter will carry 20KG/ 25 KG your luggage during the trekking
  • All Government local Taxes
  • Sagarmatha National park Fees
  •  (TIMS) Trekkers  Information Management System
  •  First Aid kit
  • General equipment for Porter during the adventure trip
  • Guide and porter salary
  • Duffle Bags to protect your Luggage
  • Company T-shirt as a gift
  • Tour Certificate
  • Guide & Porter insurance During the trekking
  • And extra services according to the guest per Demand '' Please feel free to inform us''

Cost excludes:

  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry.
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects.
  • Tips

September, 2017

Departure DateAvailabilityDurationCost/PersonJoin Group
September 1022 days