Everest Base camp trek via Jiri is one of the oldest trekking to reach Everest base camp. Everest base camp via Jiri is a classic trek was first used by Sir Edmund Hilary and Mr. Tenjin Norga Sherpa on their way to climb Mt Everest expedition in 1953. This trek offers both natural as well as cultural beauty. The trekking offers a variety of lush forest and its wild animals and bird, rivers, lakes, Glaciers, suspension bridge hills, waterfall. Sherpa communities where trekkers can study the traditions, culture, and religion of the communities. The trail combines Jiri (popularly said the Switzerland of Nepal), Namche and other Village as well.
We will visit Tengboche Monastery and this place guarantees Magnificent View of are Cho-Oyo (8152M), Ama Dablam (6456m), Mt Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), and Makalu (8463m), Thamserku and many other surrounding mountain. Subsequently, an early morning hike to the Kalapathar delivers prepossessing sunrise vistas over the stupendous Himalayan Range.this trail passes through the Lamjura La Pass (3,530)
We begin our 22-day trip being with a sightseeing tour of UNESCO world heritage site before heading to one of the most acclaimed trekking routes of Nepal.
Aarohi Holiday is a reliable trekking agency in Nepal and will always promise to make your trekking in Nepal a best-ever adventure trek in Nepal
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA)
Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at any time. Our office representative will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel. Simply take pleasure and relax in the fun of driving through the unfamiliar roads. Short briefing about the trip after transferring you to the hotel. Enjoy your overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 2 Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley(1,345m)
Today would be the most exhilarating day where you will be introduced to the most pious Hindu and Buddhist religious place that is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage sites and elucidates you to the entire mysticism over its existence Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Swayambhunath stupa.
Day 3 Kathmandu to Jiri(2,370m)
From Kathmandu, we will take a long drive of about 8-9 hours by bus. you can enjoy some of the majestic Himalayan views of mountains like Langtang view, Ganesh Himal and Dorje Lakpa.so this is the starting point of our journey for trekking. overnight stay in the trekking lodge.
Day 4 Jiri to Bhandara (2,190m)
We will wake uphill to Deurali which is at a good hight from where beautiful scenic beauty can be observed from a top. we will drop down to Shivalaya and pass Via unseen roods we reach a small settlement at Bhandara. It is a sherpa Village with huge Tibetan monuments resting on the terrace and meadow field. Overnight stay at Bhandara.
Day 5 Bhandara to Sete(2,575m)
We will walk through farm villages to reach Kenja village at 1,634 m. It is a nice village with a warm climate beneath a high hill of Pikey and Lamjura dada with views of Number Peaks. Overnight stay at Sete
Day 6 Sete to Junbasi(2,680m) Via Lamjura pass (3,530m)
The most rewarding part of trekking to Junbeshi is walking through the rhododendron, magnolia forests, birch which cover the Solu-Khumbu region. The track mounts up to Lamjura pass at (3,500m), where you will get a chance to see Mount Everest for the first time. Junbasi is a nice large Sherpa village with an interesting high school build by sir Edmund Hillary’s trust and old monastery. overnight at Junbasi.
Day 7 Junbasi to Nunthala (2,330m)
You will trail crosses the Junbesi Khola Over the wooden bridge. It is the Set from where we could see Views of peaks Including Thamserku (6,623m), Mera Peak (6,650m), Kantega (6,780m), Kusum Kangaru (6,370m), and more. We can also see Buddhist prayer flags along the way. The houses are beautifully built with a white-colored sloped roof. Overnight at Nunthala.
Day 8 Nunthala to Bupsa (2,300m)
Today we enter to agricultural land of the Sherpa and Rai community. we will walk beside the Dudh Koshi River and from Dudh Koshi River, our Track reaches to Kharikhola(2,050m). We will make a gradual climb and reach the Rai village of Junbing, when, we will arrive at Bupsa where you will go around Buddhist Monastery and explore the village. Overnight at guest house.
Day 9 Trek Bupsa to Surkhe (2,290m)
After Bupsa we will reach Khari La Pass (2,880m). Walking through oak forest and rhododendron as well as a tea house and a small sherpa community. you can sight a super view of peaks such as Cho- Oyo (8,201m), Gyangchung Kang(7,922m) and Numbu (6,960m). Overnight stay at the guest house.
Day 10 Surkhe to Phakding (2,610m)
Today we will begin our trek from Puiyan and pass Surke village and on the way, we could enter the villages such as Mushe (2,650m) and Chhipung (2,700m). on this trek, this view of Kusum Kanguru is truly breathtaking. Overnight at Phakding.
Day 11 Phakding to Namachabazar (3,440m)
Today we will be heading towards the major Sherpa settlement Namche Bazar. It is also known as the gateway to Mt Everest. This village has modern facilities including a luxurious hotel restaurant, bakery cafe, etc . we will also pass via different beautiful settlements including, Monjo, Benkar, Jorsole, and chimoa. We will enter into Sagarmatha National park permit checkpoint. Overnight at Namachabazar.
Day 12 Acclimatization Namche Bazaar(3,440m)
Today we will spend resting or hike uphill to the village of Khunde and Khumjung. you will find government offices, Internet cafes, shops, and a colorful market. You can visit a monastery and Hillary school. You can visit the Everest national park to catch some of the best glimpses of Mt Everest, Lhotse, Kongde, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, etc. Namche Bazzar is the largest settlement of Sherpa People, You can know more about them by visiting the Sherpa monastery also it has a lot of historical record to the Mt Everest. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
Day 13 Namache bazaar to Tengboche (3,860m)
On this day, we will climb alongside Dudh Koshi River until Phuke Tenga and then follow the trails of ijma Khola up to Tengboche. On this trek, you will pass through the pine forests and cross many suspension bridges. Along the way, you can expect to have a spectacular view of Mt Everest and Ama Dablam. After you reach Tengboche. where you can visit the Tengboche monastery. Overnight stay at Tengboche
Day 14 Tengboche to Dingboche (4,400m)
On this trek mountain range gets closer and closer as you walk further. This journey again results in us with tremendous views of mt Everest, Ama Dablam, and Lhotse. The trek moves ahead towards the Lobuche River, Imja Valley and ultimately begins climbing up to Dingboche. You can find barley, crop, stone wall and potato farm to ported crops from strong winds. You can also see the spectacular sunrise and sunset over these mountains. Overnight at Dingboche.
Day 15 Acclimatization in Dingboche(4,400m)
( Day trip to Chhukumg) Dingboche is a famous stop for trekking and climbers headed to Mt Everest, Imja Ise or Ama Dablam. This trek you can explore Sherpa people and lifestyles. You can Dingboche Monastery or take a short hike to Nagarjuna hill, Ama Dablam base camp or Chukum- RI. Overnight at Dingboche.
Day 16 Dingboche Lobuche (4,900m)
On this trek, we will walk along the highland and plain terrace to get to Lobuche. On this trek, you can see the memorial cairn built in the memories of departed Sherpa and other trekkers. You can get the memorizing view of Mt Pumori, Khumbuste and lingtren, etc. You can also enjoy the view of Lobuche peak and other peaks along the way. Overnight at Lobuche.
Day 17 Lobuche to Gorakshep and hike to Everest Base camp (5,363m)
Today we will be head towards the settlement of Gorak Shep. On this trek, we will have a great view of Mt Everest, Mt Pumori, and Mt Nuptse and other surrounding peaks. After some hours of walk, we will reach the base camp of the world’s highest peak from the Everest base camp. We will enjoy the magnificent view of Khumbu glacier once again. Overnight at Gorakshep.
Day 18 Gorakshep to Pheriche Via Kallapathar (5,545m)
Day 19 Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,540m)
We trek down through the hillside coated by rhododendron and juniper trees. After crossing the prayer-flag cover bridge over the Dudh Koshi River, our trail follows the Dudh Koshi gorge moving downwards swiftly through pine forests. In the forest, we may come across colorful pheasants and mountain goats. The path eventually reaches Sansa from where we can enjoy the wonderful views of Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Nuptse mountains. We also pass winding trails through a forest before reaching Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar
Day 20 Namchabazar to Lukla (2840m)
we will wake down the rocky terrains to book a flight to Kathmandu. You can visit the Hospital and school established by Sir Edmund Hillary and also relieve yourself from the fatigue of the long journey of trekking. Overnight at Lukla
Day 21 Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu
Today we will fight back with a 40 minutes amazing scenic to Kathmandu. there will be a farewell dinner ( Nepali Food) to celebrate the successful completion of our journey. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 22 Final departure
Your wonderful adventure in Nepal comes to an end today. We wish you all the best. A representative from Aarohi Holiday Pvt Ltd will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.
1 Meals and drinking in Trek
The meals are included in our package which is taken in lodges. We will get breakfast and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnights. Our guide will choose and stop for lunch on the available place for every day on a trek. We will request you to bring water and use medicine and drink freely or therefore you can also have options of buying purification water bottled or boiled water in every place as well
2 Medicines and first kits
Proper medicines and first aid kits are very essential for trekking. You might get physically hurt at high altitudes is easy due to the terrain and change in atmosphere. Unsuspecting trekker must always be prepared for any adversities that they could face even while walking through easiest trek some of the most essential items anyone must have in their first aid kit are below
Pain relief spray, ointment
Crepe bandage for sprain
And my other that are necessary which are hard to found in a rural area.
3 Trekking Seasons in Nepal
The trekking season in Nepal is generally known best as two seasons after falls and after the winter. Ever best season of trekking in Himalayan consider in the mid of September to mid of December. Each season has its distinct attraction to offers Nepal. Trekking season is classified as below
Autumn ( Sept- Nov)
Winter ( Dec-Feb)
Spring ( March-may)
Summer ( Jun- Aug)
This season is also considered as the best trekking season for trekking in Nepal. Sep, Oct, and Nov are the fall in this trekking season in Nepal. This season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views.
Winter (Dec- Feb)
This season is clear in Nepal. Dec, Jan, and Feb Months are a cold day in Mountain during this season Nepal is usually snowfall in the higher elevations with risks winds and colder temperatures. It will be ideal for trekking in the lower elevation.
During this season different varieties of wildflowers, especially the rhododendrons make the hillside which makes higher altitude trekking more comfortable and interesting. April and May’s months are fall-in this trekking.
Summer ( June- August)
June, July, and August months are the main rainy season. It also involves monsoon with heavy rainfall which makes trekking conditions unfavorable. During this season, it is times are blessed for the keen botanist as the higher valley and meadows blossom with flower and lush vegetation. Desert park of Nepal like mustang Nar-Phu valley and Dolpo region are the best season to do trekking which is summer trekking a great alternative behind the Himalayan rains shadow area.
4 Travel insurances
One of the most popular destinations in the world for the adventure trekking, Climbing and expedition is in Nepal, so most of that area is located in remote part in the Himalayan
Travel insurances in Nepal is definitely an Important consideration:-It plays the vital role that you need to have travel insurance while doing traveling to Nepal and doing trekking, Climbing, and Expedition or any other adventure in Nepal. There are many types of travel insurance policies and which they all come with an incredible amount of fine print so, we request you need to very clear that what is covered and what is not covered on the travel insurance policy that you are going to buy in case if you need more information about travel insurances, please feel free to contact us.
5 Physical fitness
Physical fitness is an important part of any outdoor activity. It is probably less of an issue at the start than you might think. Trek is about taking your time settling your own pace and enjoying the experience to its fullest basically they are three components of in Nepal trek preparation:- Aerobic, strength, and mental. Aerobic conditioning is important primarily because you will trek in thinner air, up to 40 percent less than at sea label how as with good aerobic conditioning you will be able to better metabolize whatever oxygen is available to you.
Before your arrival in Nepal, you should plan on doing at least one hour of aerobic 3/4 times per week for 1 month. Jogging, hiking, cycling and walking on alley floor to ridgeline ascents with day back are some of the excellent forms of exercise so long as your strengthening ley muscles and building stamina. speed is not the essence confidence stamina and continuity are.
6 personal belongings
We are not answerable for any damage or loss of any luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by porters, ponies airport or vehicles. That means your personal possessions luggage is at your risk at the times.
7 how to book your tour/ how to book with us
We request you, before booking any tour with us, please read all the terms and conditions slowly read all the terms and conditions slowly and thoroughly. You might also call us with any questions prior to making any payments. Begin by filling out a booking form and pay the non-refundable deposit. Please fill out the form completely so as not to disrupt the expediency of the process The most important thing to understand that all aspects of the chosen trip, from what’s included and excluded and also to the level of service or even what trip may be right for your level of experience and fitness. Take as much as the time to get all questions answered so that when booking the trip/it is without trepidation.
8 Acute Mountain Sickness
Acute mountain sickness is common at high altitudes and depends on the elevation, the rate of ascent and individual susceptibility. The symptoms tend to be worse at night and include headache, loss of appetite and lethargy, nausea, bread hopelessness, and irritability. An altitude over 3000 meters (9843 Feet) is usually defined as high altitude. Treks are designed to properly acclimatize you to change in high altitude climate and sufficient precautionary measures too are taken to take almost caution. We will also equip our staff with cell phones and satellite phones in the occurrence of any emergency cases. We are always greatly driven to keep the safety and security of our clients as our foremost concern.
9 Flight delays Internal
The major reason for the flight delays and the cancellation is due to the climate conditions and the horal geographical setting of Nepal. The heavy rainfall the fog and unusual al winds cloud results in flight delays or sometimes cancellation airport lucks the instrument landing system for the domestic flights in case of any cancellations or flight delays do occur (highly chances of flight delays from around Kathmandu to Lukla, Everest Reagan) we will also provide service to arrange a helicopter to help you to be on your schedule on the premises of civil aviation rule of Nepal which can state that helicopters can fly if the visibility is 1500m. Therefore the cost ranges from used 350 to 650 according to the number of passengers.
10 Arrival Instructions
Outside the arrivals hall there will be a large group of people, Agents and individuals from many companies please don’t be a hassle by their people. We request you to stop and look carefully for your name Our Aarohi Holiday representative will holding your name and encored you to the car and take you to your hotel in Kathmandu. You will also see Men/taxi drivers offering you to carry luggage at the Airport. So just ignore them and walk out the door with our airport representative and follow these instructions you also have to take care and keep an eye on your luggage and belonging to avoid any complicacies.
11 Visa Entry procedures
For entry into Nepal, the visitors except the Indian nationals must hold a passport and valid visa. Visa entry procedure in Nepal can be obtained at the Nepalese embassies or consulates abroad Nepal visa is an important issued at the entry points like Kathmandu international airport upon arrival. We must not pay any visa fee for under 10 years of children. If you’re willing to get Nepal visa required filling form truth passport, Photograph.
Visa on Arrival Tourist Visa
Visa Facility Duration Fee
Single entry 15 days us $ 25
Single entry 30 days us $ 40
Multiple entry 90 days us $ 100
Please, we request you to have a passport valid for at least 6 months from the time of entry and also have cash ready in us dolor for more information to the most up to date list of exceptions for visa on arrival or to obtain the most current visa, Visit the Nepal Department of Immigration Website.
12 Trekking Day
We will have to walk around 6 to 8 hours per day/ 10 to 12 km per day more or less. We will have our breakfast at the tea house and begin our trekking as in the middle of long trekking we will have our lunch at the tea house and after some time we will start the trekking again. However, will end our night will dinner at tea house take rest to have some fun and remaining trek we will start it again tomorrow after breakfast.