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Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek


You can trek to the traditional route to the Everest is the Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek in Nepal. Unlimited records were set and numerous tragic stories have been created in the Everest by the people who used the trail in the past. The current trend of the Everest Base Camp trekking is the mountain flight to Lukla and the start of the trek. However, the Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek will be completely different and diversify. Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek or EBC Trekking is also called as classical Everest trekking route & best trail for Exploring Everest with Peregrine Treks.

Peregrine would like to present this amazing varied trekking in Nepal experience to our valued clients in the reasonable price. The bus drive from the Kathmandu to the Sete would be the different opportunity for you to witness the rural hilly highway lifestyle of Nepalese people. The trail passes beautiful town Jiri. Because of its astounding beauty during the snowfall season; Jiri is often known as mini Switzerland. You can find famous Chhurpi (hard cheese) in Jiri. Once you have reached the Sete or Bhandara in a Jeep or Bus then the trekking takes place. The places like Deurali, Nunthala, and Bupsa showcases the lowland hilly temperate forests while upper belt consists of the alpine forests. The Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek trail and normal EBC trek trail meet in Phakding.

Trekking Route for Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek

The usual trekking route to the Everest from Lukla to the Everest Base Camp takes place. You need to take one day rest at Namche for acclimatization and should cross Tengboche, Dingboche, and Gorekshep to reach Everest Base Camp. The visit to the Everest Base Camp will be your ultimate destination of the trip. Everest Base Camp is near to Gorakshep, you can get there on short hiking. Once you have reached the foothill of the Mount Everest than the feeling of victory and pride takes the center stage.

The climbing season of the Everest would give you an idea regarding the multinational people coming together. Their tales of summit success and failures would lure you. Once you have reached the EBC then the early morning hike to the Kala Patthar; it would give you chance to witness the sunrise from the highest possible place on earth. The magnificent sun ray in the horizon behind the lofty mountains is worth watching for. Then the Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek route returns back to Lukla.

This is a traditional yet alternative route trek to Everest Base Camp. Hence, Peregrine Treks offers this Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek at the competitive price. Come and Join us for the adventurous trek in the Himalayas.

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Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary & Other Details

Day 01

Kathmandu Arrival

Peregrine Treks representative will receive you at the Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer to hotel. The travel plan and necessary requirements will be discussed.

Day 02

Drive Kathmandu to Bhandar via Jiri

The early morning drive from Kathmandu to Bhandar of Lamjung district which is about 187 km of the journey takes place on this day passing by Jiri the magnificent small town. This place is the traditional Everest Base Camp and expedition journey starting time. The drive from Jiri to Bhandar would be mesmerizing because of the views of mountains like Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung and Dorje Lakpa

Day 03

Bhandar to Sete(2575m/8450 ft): 6/7 hrs

The descending trekking takes place through thick forests crossing small glacial rivers as well as the small village of Dokharpa and Baranda. Then the trekking will be ascending towards Surma Khola and continuing the journey to Likhu Khola Valley. Finally to Sete passing by the Chimbu and settlement in Kenja.

Day 04

Sete trek to Junbesi(2670 m/8760 ft): 6/7 hrs

The uphill trekking to Lamjura La passing by a forest of maple, rhododendrons, pine, magnolia, birch and local vegetation which consists of slight descend down to Tragdobuk and Junbesi.

Day 05

Junbesi trek to Nunthala (2220m/7280 ft): 6 hrs

Crossing the stream past Junbesi with an uphill climb up the forest and after hour’s trekking, the views of the Himalaya appears in front of your eyes. The visible mountains would be of Nuptse, Makalu, Everest, Lhotse, Thamserku, Mera Peak and other mountains. This place provides the first view of the Mount Everest. Further descending to Ringmo Khola and again ascend to Salung takes place in this place. Then another hour of descending will take you to Nunthala.

Day 06

Nunthala to Bupsa (2360 m/7,740 ft): 5/6 hrs

The descending trekking activity takes place from Nunthala to Dudh Koshi River. Then the trail follows the River heading upward to Khumbu region of Nepal. The steep uphill from Khari Khola takes you to Bupsa.

Day 07

Bupsa to Surke (2290m/7282ft): 5/6 hrs

From Bupsa the trail is wooded and passes the Kharte. The trail from Kharte would be uphill climb taking you to Khari La Pass. The uphill and downhill along the Khari La Pass, Khumbila Mountains lap and Puiyan finally reach the Surke.

Day 08

Surke to Phakding(2,652m/8,700ft): 4/5 hrs

From the Surke area, the trail takes uphill climbing momentum towards Charikharka. Then the trek moves to Phakding ascending to Chhiplung.

Day 09

Phakding to Namche

Phakding to Namche is relatively easy trekking time spanning just up to 3 hrs. The trail comprises of a suspension bridge with colourful prayer flags in it. The views of Mountains start to welcome you towards its lap. The highlight of this part of the trail would be the Tibetan wall paintings and the occasional views of Mountains.

Day 10

Acclimatization day in Namche.

Early morning has small breakfast and to Everest view Hotel. Everest Base Camp trekking requires strength and endurance as well as will power. The day’s rest will be taken in Namche in order to get prepared for the trek upwards. The acclimatization hiking will take place as you will be taken to world’s highest located hotel The Everest View Hotel after Breakfast. The panoramic views of mountains and the surrounding area from the hotel are splendid. It is highly recommended for the trekkers to go through the acclimatization hiking as it prepares your body and soul for the trekking.

Day 11

Namche to Tengboche

The trekking trail from Namche to Tengboche consists of plain flat land trekking as well as steep uphill. The flat trail trekking provides the outstanding views of Mountains like Thamserku, Everest, Pumori, Lhotse and other Himalayan ranges. The trail on the banks of Dudhkoshi River and the rhododendron forests amazes you. The distant scenes of the majestic Himalayas would also mesmerize you and let you forget the hardship encountered till day. Once you have reached Tengboche the serenity prevails. The continuous prayers and the smell of incense coming from the monastery would ignite your spiritual self.

Day 12

Tengboche to Dingboche

The trekking trail is slight downhill and enters the small valley passing by Pangboche. The usual crossing of the river from suspension bridge and wooden bridges are there with the usual view of mountains up above you.

Day 13

Dingboche to Khangsaar Village/Nagarjun for your acclimatization.

Another rest day will occur in Dingboche. We have carefully designed this itinerary in order to provide maximum safe adventure as possible. Therefore this acclimatization trek should take place. This acclimatization trekking to Khangsaar Village would give you chance to witness the Sherpa Community culture and lifestyle. We will take you either to Nagarjuna or Khangsaar after the discussion with the trekking leader. The climatic factors and the conditions of the trekkers would be the reason behind these destinations.

Day 14

Dingboche to Lobuche

The trekking starts with uphill and the trail would be in small Mountain Valley. The place is so romantic because of the picturesque views of the mountains and surrounding hills. Once we have take lunch in Dukla then steep uphill trekking would take you to the Lobuche.

Day 15

Lobuche to Gorekhshep to EBC and return to Gorekhshep for night

This day’s trekking ends in anticipation. Though the trekking body starts to drain out but the anticipation of reaching the foothill of the world’s tallest mountain motivates your will power. Once you have reached the EBC the views and grandeur of the region make you awestruck. If the time is during the climbing season of the Everest then the meeting of the climbers and listening to their tales would be mesmerizing experience. Once you have savoured and walked in the lap of Mount Everest you have to trek back to Gorakshep for accommodation.

Day 16

Gorekhshep to kalapather to Pheriche

The early morning hike from Gorakshep to Kalapather is another grand experience in your EBC trekking. The views of the surrounding mountains and the sun rays coming out of the casement of the Himalayas kissing its tip would be the best scenes ever viewed by your eyes. The flocks of trekkers passing by and the splendid views of the Mountains would be your most memorable morning of a lifetime. After breakfast, the trekking downhill will take you to Pheriche passing by a windy valley.

Day 17

Pheriche to Namche

The Pheriche to Namche is relatively easy and it would be amazing to see the trekkers going to EBC as it gives you satisfaction and victorious feeling. The mesmerizing memory of your journey will help you finish the trekking quicker than ascending to EBC. Though descending seems to be easy it should be noted that careful considerations should be taken.

Day 18

Trek back from Namche to Lukla

Trek back to Lukla approximately 6-7 hours

Day 19

Fly back to Kathmandu

After half an hour flight return back to Kathmandu. Full day free for shopping. Farewell dinner with Nepalese traditional delicacies would be given to you from Peregrine Treks and discuss the details of the trip.

Day 20

Full day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

The experienced tour leader of Peregrine Treks will accompany you to the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE listed sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, Patan Durbar Square or Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Day 21


This day you will be departed at Tribhuvan International Airport, 3 hours before than flight time


  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle and Kathmandu to Bhandara by Bus/Jeep
  • 3 Nights three-star category hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Room in best available lodge and all meal (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during trekking
  • Lukla – Kathmandu Flight tickets as per itinerary
  • Full day Kathmandu Valley guided sightseeing in private vehicle
  • All entrance fees during sightseeing and trekking
  • An experienced English or other Language speaking guide and one assistance guide for more than 5 trekkers
  • One porter for two trekkers
  • Guide, porter and other necessary staff salaries, insurance, accommodation and food, and airfares if necessary
  • Duffel bag, t-shirt, achievement certificate and trekking map are free services from the company.
  • All necessary Permit and TIMS
  • First Aid Medical Kit or necessary normal medicine
  • Seasonal fruits during trek
  • Farewell dinner
  • All applicable government and local taxes


  • Nepalese visa fee and international air fare
  • Excess weight of luggage charge(s) in flight
  • Extra hotel accommodation, Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu because of an early arrival in Nepal or late departure from Nepal, early return from the mountain because of any reason than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Travel and rescue insurance for trekkers only
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, soft or hard beverages, recharge the battery, bottled/boiled water, extra porters, hot shower, pot of tea etc.) during trekking
  • Tips and gratuities for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

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Trip Facts

Duration:22 Days
Group Size:1-20
Arrival on:Kathmandu
Max Altitude:5545 M
Accomodation:Three Star category hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Bed at Trekking Area