Female Trekking Guides – Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking is a classical trekking route to the heart of the Everest region, which was treaded for the first time to reach the ultimate summit of Mount Everest. Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa followed the trail to the iconic Everest. Following this classical trekking circuit with female trekking guide following the age old routes still followed by quite a few mountaineers till date. This trekking trail is quite appealing as the trail is peaceful and less crowded with beautiful mountains all along the circuit, combined with rivers, streams and ethnic culture rich villages. Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking route offers ample opportunities to visit dozens of Buddhist monasteries, ethnic lively villages representing mountain lifestyles give a monumental experience while trailing this historical region for trekking.
Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking begins at Kathmandu, after a short briefing we go around the city of Kathmandu and prepare for the journey the following day. Next day after, a long wonderful scenic drive of 8-9 hours through the Araniko highway all along the way a pleasant presence of wonderful views of Ganesh Himal and Langtang peaks to the north justifies the long drive to be noteworthy. The next day the actual trail starts and leads us to the following places of Shivalaya, Bahandar, Set, Nunthala, Bupsa, Ghat and Junbesi. After leaving junbesi the trails comes to life and surprises you with its opening around of sudden panorama of huge mountains ahead; with a short preview of Everest, Lhotse, Kusum, Kangguru, Thamserku, Kangtega and Makalu, which is excellent yet teasing at times. After having been excitedly evoked by the time we realize and relish upon these spectacles we unknowingly charmed by, this wonder land into the historical Sherpa settlements of Namche Bazaar. While walking along the trail we enjoy Sherpa villages its colorful lifestyles, legendary Buddhist monasteries where the spirituality and serenity of the Tibetan Buddhism is still relevant and co-exist in the Himalayas. The following day we head towards our final juncture of this classical trip enroute to, reach up the base camp of the world’s highest peak along the popular vantage aerial viewpoint of Kala Patthar a stunning location where, each glance is panoramic in all directions and then we head back down to Tengboche monastery. Having satisfactorily achieved the desired destination we head back towards Lukla for a return flight to Kathmandu.
Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking is a highly praised trekking route of the past decade and still revered and followed by trekkers and mountaineers. This trail has always left and indelible mark in the minds of the people who love offbeat challenges and find peace in solitary isolated trails. Make this wonderful classic journey with us and we lead you through the nostalgic trails that will certainly keep you interested till the end of it.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu at Tribhuwan International Airport (1345m)
Day 2: Sightseeing around culturally rich Kathmandu valley and trekking preparations
Day 3: Take a drive from Kathmandu to Bhandar via Jiri on public bus (10 driving hrs)
Day 4: Begin trek from Bhandar to Sete (2500m, 7hrs)
Day 5: Trek from Sete to Junbesi (2675m, 6hrs)
Day 6: Trek from Junbesi to Nunthala (2346m, 6hrs)
Day 7: Trek from Nunthala to Kharikhola (2194m, 6hrs)
Day 8: Trek from Kharikhola to Puiyan (2890m, 6hrs)
Day 9: Trek from Puiyan to Phakding (2935m, 7hrs)
Day 10: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar (3440m, 5hrs)
Day 11: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazar
Day 12: Trek from Namche Bazar to Tengboche (3867m, 5hrs)
Day 13: Trek from Tengboche to Pheriche (4310m, 5hrs)
Day 14: Acclimatization day at Pheriche
Day 15: Trek from Pheriche to Lobuche (4900m, 5hrs)
Day 16: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep, Ghorakshep to Everest Base Camp (5380m), then back to Gorakshep
Day 17: Short hike from Gorakshep to Kalapathhar and back to Gorakshep
Day 18: Trek from Gorakshep to Tengboche
Day 19: Trek from Tengboche to Namche Bazar
Day 20: Trek from Namche to Lukla(2804m, 5 hrs)
Day 21: Catch an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu (1345m)
Day 22: Rest day with free time activities at Kathmandu including farewell dinner
Day 23: Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.