This trek heads from Lukla to the Sherpa towns up north. We spend time in mountain village of Namche Bazaar which was a famous trading center between Tibet and Nepal. From Namche we head up to the holy village of Thame, khumjung Tengpoche. This has long been the religious centre for all inhabitants of the Solu Khumbu area. There are numerous shrines and a beautiful monastery, sits at 3870 meters. You will take your time heading back to Lukla and there are many options for extra side trips. This trek takes 8 days up with some up and down hiking. We can see panoramic view of Everest, Lotse, Nuptse and AmaDablam.
Trekking in Everest region, Jiri Everest Base Camp is breathtaking and requires a good walking experience and a good physical health condition. This trek is very interesting walking with its panoramic view of Everest 8848m, Cho Oyu 8152m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m and Ama Dablam 6456m. through the famous Sherpa village of Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Buddhist Monastery, Khunde Khumjung etc.
Settlement of mixed ethnic group Brahaman, Chhetri, Magar, Tamang in the low land and Sherpa in highland of Solukhumbu Everest region. Jiri to Everest base camp trek cover low land from Jiri to highland Kalapathar 5545m.
Most people heading to the Solu-Khumbu region are intent only on getting a close-up glimpse of Mount Everest and often take a plane into Lukla. However, the trail from Jiri to Namche, though not long on mountain views, does pass through numerous interesting villages that are now visited by a small number of trekkers each year .
Day 01 : Arrive Tribubhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu,transfer to the hotel .Welcome Dinner in the evening.
Day 02: sightseeing in and around Kathmandu valley swayambhu, pashupatinath, Boudanath Temple, Kathmandu darbarsquare). and preparation for trekking.
Day 03: Flight From KTM Lukla / trek to Phakding (2840m)45 minuters then commence trek to Phakding (2610m)-3 hours, stay overnight at Lodge.
Day 04 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3445 m.)-6 hours. Overnight at Hote Namche is capital of the Khumbu district and offers many ways to spend a day.
Day 05 : Namche Bazar, one day rest of Acclimatization This is a day for acclimatization. We have a fine walk around the valley to adjust with thin air. Namche Bazaar is the gateway of the Everest. We will take you to the museum where you can see unique flora and fauna, collections of old utensils used by sherpa. Also you can see panoramic view of Everest, Ama Dablam and many more. vernight at hotel.
Day 06 : Namche bazzar to Thame (3840m):-6/7hours. Today you are leave the Namche Bazar and head up the Thame valley. Thame valley is off route for most trekking Groups and you are likely to find the paths relatively quiet.
Day 07 : Thame one day rest of AcclimatizationFor the acclimatization we will walk around Thame Gompa, a picturesque monastery set among the homes of Lama’s andlay people. This monastery is located in the two hundred above the Theme village on the southerm slope of sumdur mountain under a very high rocky cliff with manyauspicious shapes and marks mentioned in five different histories.
Day 08: Thame to khumjung (3780m)-6/7 hours.Overnight at guest house.
Day 09: khumjung to phorche village(3810m)5/6 hours.Overnight at Guest House
Day 10 :Phorche to Tengbuche (3860m)-4/5 hours.4 hours Overnight at Guest House.
Day 11 : Tengbuche to Namche Bazer ( 3440 m)
Day 12 : Namche Baza to Lukla (2840m) Overnight at Hotel.6 hours, reconfirm the flight tickets.
Day 13: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, 45 minutes by flight.
Day-14: Final Deeparture .
- All airport/hotel/land transfers by private or public vehicle unless otherwise requested
- Accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
- Welcome and farewell dinner.
- Teahouse/Lodge accommodation during the trek with all meals included.
- Sightseeing tours in Kathmandu, Paten and Bhaktapur including a tour guide and entrance fees.
- Experienced trek leader, assistant guide and Sherpa porters including their salaries, insurance, equipment, flight, food and accommodation.
- All necessary permits (national park entrance fee, TIMS).
- A comprehensive medical kit.
- All government and local taxes wherever applicable
- Nepal visa fee ($30 and two passport photographs are required).
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- Excess baggage charges
- Lunch in Kathmandu, unless requested for
- Extra accommodation nights other than stated in the itinerary.
- Travel and rescue insurance
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, chocolate, beverages, showers etc)
- Tips for guides and porters
Dstination: Kala Pattar 5550m/Everest Base Camp 5364
Trekking days: approx. 10 days
Total days: 15 days in Nepal
Max. Elevation: 3860m m
Trekking Distance: approx. 162 km
Difficulty: Moderate to strenuous
Trekking style: Tea house trek
Accommodation: Lodges, hotel in Kathmandu
Meals: Full board during the trek, breakfast in Kathmandu
Itinerary: Fixes or customized (group, single, family and senior packages available)
Group size: Min 2 person, Max 10 people.
Season: please above mention
Grading : 4-5
Departures: As per your convenience.
Mountain views: Everest 8848m, Lhotse 8516m, Nuptse 7896m, Pumori 7145m, Ama Dablam 6812m, Thamserku 6800m, Khumbila 5751m, Kwangde Ri 6187m, Cho Oyu 8201m, Tawache 6542, Kangtenga 6645m, Kusum Kangru 6369, Makalu 8463m, Island Peak 6189m, Chhukungri 5845m, Lobuche East 6119m, Lobuche West 6145m, Khumbuste 6640m, Cholatse 6640m, ChaKung 7020m, and many more attractive snowcapped peaks.
Note : our above itinerary is perfectly design and we/our guide do best to follow. However, you have to be flexible to change in case required due to weather, route conditions, and other factors beyond our control.