Jiri to Everest Base camp trek is also known as the Hilary trail or Everest base camp classic Trek. This three weeks trek reaches a significant height of 5545m, at Kala Patthar, a small peak offers a magnificent view of Mt. Everest and neighboring mountains. The most popular trek to Everest base camp has a number of stunning attractions, not least of these is being able to say you've visited the highest mountain in the world. In addition, there's the spectacular scenery and the out-going Sherpa people of the Solukhumbu region where Mt. Everest and its attendant lesser peaks are. The trek from Jiri to Everest base camp is a combination of nature, culture, religion and well acclimatization get to base camp.
Jiri to Everest base camp trek starts at Shivalaya after about 8 hours driving from Kathmandu and passing the lower Khumbu, cross the valley, climbing up one side, again dropping down steps through the forest of rhododendron, pine, and diversity of cultural villages. After reaching the Everest base camp, you will return back following the same trail until Choplung and diverting to Lukla where the wonderful Jiri Everest base camp trek ends. If you have short time starts the trek from Jiri or Shivalaya, one can starts from Salleri (Lower Everest Region), where can reach by jeep from Kathmandu. Himalayan Joy Adventure welcome you to explore this truly amazing destination with us and experience an adventure of a lifetime and are committed to providing excellent services for all of our clients.
FLIGHT DELAY IN LUKLA: - Sometimes the flight may be cancelled due to the unpredictable weather in Luka so Himalayan Joy Adventure has created an itinerary for this trek with one day free/extra day at the end of the trek. In case your flight has been cancelled more than two days, we will charter a helicopter to and from Luka to ensure your flight on scheduled towards homeland or further destination. This extra service cost will be minimum $500 to maximum $4000 USD dollars which you can claim from your insurance.
DEPARTURE AND ITINERARY: - Departure dates and itinerary arrangements can be custom-tailored to your needs, so please contact us with your inquiries regarding your tour departure date.
ECO-FRIENDLY: - Every day the world is facing a big issue of environmental pollution and in Nepal as well. Our field staffs are quite conscious about environmental pollution at any time and we encourage to all. We would suggest to our guest to use boiled water or water purification pills than buying a bottle of water, it helps to avoid plastic bottles which can take a long time to disappear. During the trek, if possible you can order same items food in a group which minimises the fuel used and to make a campfire is almost forbidden. We would encourage being a responsible traveller so, just leaving a footprint on the trail and bring out all non-biodegradable which you had.
MEDICAL FACILITY IN THE EVEREST REGION TREKKING ROUTE
Lukla - Government Health Post and Hospital (Pasang Lhamu Nicole Niquille Hospital)
Namche - Dental Clinic and Health post
Khunde - Hospital (Hillary Trust)
Pheriche - HRA Aid – Post Doctor