Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is the classical trekking route to the heart of Everest region which was used by the Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Edmund Hillary in their Mt. Everest expedition in 1953. It is one of the popular trekking trails in the world which offers the combination of natural and cultural beauty. This trekking provides the opportunity to the trekkers to explore the landscape of the whole Khumbu/ Everest region, green forest with rare wild animals and birds, lush valleys with the spectacular view of the giant world tallest mountains. In this trekking you can enjoy the fantastic vistas of the mountains like Mt. Everest (8848m.) the tallest mountain of the world, Mt. Lhotse , Mt. Nuptse , Mt. Amadablam , Mt. Pumori, Mt. Thamserku etc. as well as the culture and tradition of the ethnic Sherpa community. The Mani Rimbu dance performed in the Monastery as well as the Dumje festival of the Sherpa people will be the lifetime memory to the trekkers.
The traditional route of Everest base camp trek begins from Jiri after 7/8 hours’ drive from Kathmandu. While travelling to Jiri you enjoy the natural beauty on the way. You can see the green terraced farm, people rafting in the Bhote Koshi River, Himalayan view, different waterfalls, swift flowing rivers, traditional villages on the way to Jiri. You can also take adventurous experience of bungee jumping in the Bhote Koshi River on the way. Once you start your walking from Jiri you are overwhelmed with the Nature’s beauty as well as the untouched culture of the ethnic inhabitants. En route you pass through the terraced green farm, beautiful rhododendron and pine forest, numerous ethnic settlements, valleys with the amazing view of the mountains and surrounding landscapes. The hiking to the Kala Pattar-the perfect view point of Everest, Tengboche monastery are other remarkable features of Nepal Everest Base Camp trekking route. The best time to go for the Jiri to Everest base camp trek is from mid-March to May and September to Mid-December.
Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek is our 21 days trekking will be better for the trekkers who are physically fit and in good shape, good health and who resolute to challenge it selves with unpredictability life of the mountains. Whatever, if you wish to make a trek to Everest Base Camp in short time limit we will recommend you to our13 days Everest Base Camp TrekAnd who have very short time and want to see Mount Everest then try our8 days Everest View Trek.