Following the footsteps taken by the first people who attempted in climbing Mount Everest and reach to the summit of Mount Everest, Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary, The Everest Base Camp trek from Jiri immerses you in the authentic Nepalese experience which might be a voyage for those who have the time to really savor Nepal. The longer and quiet trek however, less conventional route to Everest Base Camp involves close interaction and cultural exchange with locals, breathtaking landscapes, and less crowded lodges. Most people the take the flight to Lukla on their journey towards the Everest region but this is a trek which starts after an eight hour of scenic drive from Kathmandu to Jiri. If you are fond of trekking this might be the best suited travel package for you to trek in Nepal.
The EBC trek from Jiri is the perfect combination of nature, culture, and adventure. The beautiful farmlands, lush landscapes, stunning waterfalls, pine and rhododendron forests that you pass by on the route are amazing. The trail passes through numerous villages of different ethnic groups including Tamang, Jirel, Rai, Brahmin, Chettri and of course the Sherpas. A blend of interaction with local will let you know about the people, their culture and lifestyle. We can see panoramic views of the famous Himalayan ranges of Nepal such as Mt Everest (8,848m), Mt Lhotse (8,749m), Nuptse (7,861m) Ama Dablam (6,856m), Labuche (6,119), Thamserku (6,608m) Kangtega (6,685m) Pumo Ri (7,165m)During this trek in Nepal we will also be visiting some old and some historic monasteries on the way with the flag prayers throughout the trail.
Our prime destination during this trek, the Everest Base Camp is one of the most extraordinary places on earth that one can experience. To be at the foothills of tallest peak in the world, Mount Everest (8,848m above sea level) is a privilege in itself but the journey is what makes this trekking in Nepal even more pleasant. The Everest Base Camp trek from Jiri offers a mesmerizing experience of natural wonders, unique geographical phenomena, and beautiful cross-cultural discovery. When Mt. Everest is mentioned many people thinks about climbing Mount Everest and the cost to climb Everest might not resonate to everyone but the trek to Everest Base Camp is definitely something anyone can do as it is both physically and economically friendly. The trek to Everest Base Camp via Jiri is considered to be one of the most adventurous treks in the world regarded by many fellow trekkers and adventurers.