Join old classical trek all the way to EBC and Kalapathar in the Khumhu region
"Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is undoubtedly the best trek for spectacular mountain view of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), and Mt. Makalu (8,481 m). You will get a chance to interact with Sherpa's and learn their tradition, culture, and lifestyle. The heart-warming hospitality and gorgeous Himalayan landscape will make the trek more captivating."
Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is one of Nepal’s most classical and spectacular trekking destinations. The trail will take you to the Khumbu region, where you will see the highest mountain in the world, Mt. Everest (8,848 m), which is also one of the main highlights of Everest Base Camp Trek. Along with it, you will get to witness several 8,000 meters above mountains like Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), and Mt. Makalu (8,481 m). On Everest Base Camp Trekking, you will also get to be close to Sherpas and learn their tradition, culture, and lifestyle. The heartwarming hospitality and gorgeous Himalayan landscape will make the trek even more captivating.
The trekking trail passes through Sagarmatha National Park, inscribed into a list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The park has many rare and endangered flora and fauna, such as snow leopards, Himalayan Thar, and red pandas. Located at 5,545 meters, Kalapathar is the highest point of trekking, which offers heavenly views of the Himalayas and Khumbu Glacier. You will also hike to Everest Base Camp (5,364 m) to see up-close the glorious south face of Mt. Everest.
This trek will begin the drive from Kathmandu to Bhandar, the beautiful small town in the countryside, and trek to Sete, Junbesi, Surke, Phagding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, and continue to EBC, Kalapathar, finally down back to Lukla, from Lukla fly to Kathmandu ends. We highly recommend this trek to those who have a big dream to explore the Himalayan country with nature, culture, and the highest Himalayan region. We are delighted to show you the path of your dream on our Himalayan trail with us and let you feel the thrills of diverse Himalayan ecological beauty.
Tradition and Culture in the Everest region
You will visit many typical Sherpa villages along the way, cross thrilling suspension bridges, and walk on yak trails decorated with colorful prayer flags and mani wheels. The Everest Base Camp Trek will also present you with Tengboche Monastery, the oldest and biggest monastery in the Everest region. Every year several significant Buddhist festivals are celebrated here. Additionally, this place is also famous for stunning views of Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), and Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m).
Giri Everest Base Camp Trek difficulty
Giri Everest Base Camp Trek is a moderate trek. You will be trekking in one of the world’s extreme regions where there is no access to roadways and modern advancement. The trial will involve several ascends & descends on steep, rugged, snowy, and glacial paths that do require good stamina to trek on. Therefore, good health and physical fitness are needed for the trek. We highly suggest you consult with your doctor before the commencement of the trip to know all the possibilities and risks you may face during the journey.
Why trek with Annapurna Trekking Agency?
Annapurna Trekking Agency is a group of professional women who have been working in Nepal’s Travel & Tour sector for several years. Even though our company is recently established, we are one of the active travelers of Nepal who have mapped every single trail and route. Moreover, our company’s main mission is to motivate and connect more females in the travel sector of Nepal. Therefore, while traveling with us, you will get a comprehensive package and contribute highly to our missions.