Base Camp via Jiri
The classic walk has clear cut goal to see
Mt Everest. Many people find the sights along the way rival
the climatic views of the world’s highest mountains
Solukhumbhu, the home of legendary sherpas. the northern part
of solukhumbu area is encompassed in the Everest national
park, which was established to protect the fragile environment
of this alpine region. To the east of Everest national park
is the Makalu Barun national park, a remote and wild stretch
of mountain peaks and deep densely forested valleys. To the
west is Rolwaling valley, a well protected microcosm of cultures
and ecology. Beside Everest there are three other 8000m peaks
Lhotse(8516m) Makalu(8463m), Choyo(8201m)and in addition numerous
other peaks of lesser altitude but no less stunning. Add to
this glacial lakes, rhododendron forests, native flora and
fauna, traditional villages and ancient Buddhist monasteries,
all go to make this region a spectacular destination.
Gokyo valley is located in the west part of Khumbu and it
is far less developed and crowded than its better known neighbour
to the east. In fact, Gokyo valley has one traditional permanent
||Kathmandu to Jiri by bus
||Lukla to KTM.
access of the trek:
||Everest, Ama Dablam, Lhotse,
Attraction of the trek:
||Close Mountain View, Sherpa
||February, March, April, May, October,
||breakfast, lunch, & Dinner)
||Teahouse (Lodge trek)
|| 5 to 7 hours
||Fixed / Customized
to Day Itinerary
||Arrive in Kathmandu
Airport & Transfer to Hotel
Welcome dinner in the evening.
||Full day Sightseeing
in Kathmandu Valley.
We will be visiting three of the famous heritage sites
in Kathmandu. You will visit first the Swayambunath
Stupa (Monkey Temple). It is said that
Swayambunath Stupa is more than 2,000 years old, and
it symbolizes knowledge. The painted eyes on all four
sides symbolize the all-seeing power of Buddha. It is
an important Buddhist place where pilgrims from all
over the world come.
It is a 30 minutes
drive to Boudhanath Stupa,
another important Buddhist pilgrims site. This ancient
Stupa is considered one of the biggest in the World.
Every morning and evening, many Buddhist devotees come
here to pray and circumambulate enabling the visitors
to observe local religious practices.
of the holiest hindu shrines in the world,
The fabulous pagoda houses the linga of Lord
Shiva and people bathe in the Bagmati River with a faith
of cleansing themselves spiritually. Many Sadhus or
Hindu Ascetics live here. During religious festivals,
Hindus come to make offerings, and it is sometimes very
Durbar Square: This former royal palace
complex offers the elegant 15th century Palace of 55
win-dows, artistic courtyards, the Golden gat.
Square : Durbar Square an enchanting melage
of palace buildings, courtyards and pagoda temples,
is the center of Patan's religious and social life.
||Kathmandu to Jiri by
bus. Bus ride will take approximately 9hrs.
||Jiri to Shivalaya(1810m)
Triail ascent and descent. Trek start at the end of
the paved road in Jiri. It is short level walk through
deep forests, following the narrow stone path. Crossing
the stream and going uphill through trees.
||Shivalaya to Bhandar
Today the trail ascent 900m and it descent 600m. it
continues crossing stream on a wooden bridge and passing
||Bhandar to Sete(2520m)
Trail descends through the fields to stream. Cross the
suspension bridge at Kenja. Where it has police checkpost.
The trail climbs steep uphill to reach to Sete.
||Sete to Junbesi
The route enter to Land of sherpa. From sete to the
top of Lamjura Bhanjyang(3530m) the way is scenic and
varied. Trail pass through moss-covered rhododendron,
magnolia, maple and birch trees. It is a delight for
the bird lover.
||Junbesi to Nhuntala(2220m)
Trail continues ascent and descent through forest ,crossing
streams on a wooden bridge and a suspension bridge.
Passing through shepa villages and Mani walls.
||Nhuntala to Bupsa(2360m)
Trail descent to Dudh kosi river. Cross the suspension
bridge and pass through terraced fields to reach to
Khari khola. From here trail climbs to the ridge in
||Bupsa to Chablung
Past the settlement of kharte and forests .keep climbing
up to a cleft in the rock till ridge. Trail descent
to puiyan khola. After crossing the bridge trail goes
ups and downs to another ridge that offers a good views
of Khumbu region.
||Chablung to Namche
The Gompa , high on the hill under a cliff is worth
to visit. Trail crosses a stream , pass a large mani
stone and village. Walking through banks of Dudh koshi
to reach to phakding.from here
Trek through the pine and rhododendron forest to reach
to Monzo where you enter to Everest national park. From
here trail ascents all the way to Namche bazaar
visit Buddhist monastery, museum and other surroundings
||Namche Bazaar to Tayangboche
After3/4 hours trek (normally) 0ne may have another
excellent opportunity to be at Tayanboche Monastery.
It has been reconstructed as it was completely destroyed
by catching fire in 1988. The magnificent views of Mt.
Kwangde( 6187m), Twache(6542m), AmaDablm(6856m) Everest(8848m)
Nuptse, Lhotse Thamserkhu are visible.
||Tayanboche to Dingboche(4380m):
Along the train forest teemed with birds like, blood
pheasants, Danfe Nepal National Bird, Monal impeyan
pheasant and other common birds. In addition, pheriche
is much windier and colder place .Every year in October
when full moon is full, Mani Rimdu, which is a Tibetan
Buddhist dance-drama of 14 scenes is held in Tengboche
||Rest day in Dingboche
||Dingboche to Lobuche(4900m):
The trail climbs through a grass carpeted valley to
Khumbu Glacier and reaches Dughla.
||Lobuche to Kalapatthar(5545m)
and back to Lobuche:
To view Mt. Everest(8848m) has to hike up to the Kalapatthar'black
rock' and for camping back to the lobuche.
||Lobuche to Everest base
camp to Lobuche
From the dry sandy area of Gorakshep, it is a day trek
to the Everest Base Camp. Later return to Lobuche via
||Lobuche to Pangboche
Trail descends to Pangboche easier to come down.
||Pangboche to Monzo(2500m)
||Monzo to Lukla(2800m
||Fly to Kathmandu for
45 minutes from Lukla.
||Free day in Kathmandu
|Trek Price as per above program
|(The prices are varied as per group size):
2 - 3
4 - 5
6 - 7
8 - 9
10 - 11
12 + Above
Price in US$
Package Price Includes
- Airport Pickup and Drop
- All the ground Transportation by
- 4 nights hotel in Kathmandu.
- 1 full day sightseeing around Kathmandu
- All the meal during the trek
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
- Trek Permit & National Park fee
- An experience guide (trained by Ministry
of tourism), necessary trekking staff and their meal/accommodation/transportation/salary/insurance/equipments.
- Domestic Airfare (Lukla Kathmandu.US$95
per person and domestic airport tax)
Package Price Excludes
- Personal bar bill, travel insurance/International
- Items of personal expenses such
as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry, tips etc.
- Nepal entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration
60 days from date of issue)- Available at Royal Nepalese
Embassies and Royal Nepalese Consulates abroad or on arrival
at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
- All the entrance fee of temple
in Kathmandu and Pokhara
the meal while you are in Kathmandu