Jiri to Everest Base Camp is a highly praised trekking route of the Everest region. It was established in 1953 when two re-known figures Sir Edmund Hillary and Mr. Tenzing Nogey Sherpa had taken the same route for the Mt. Everest expedition. They became as a god-father for the settlements in this region. The trekking route was fairly popular and busiest among the trekkers until the Tenzing-Hillary airport was established at Lukla. These days people who who are following their steps and got more time to acclimatise still is on high priority.
This is the magnificent part of trekking in Nepal Himalayas who has long holiday. You will have lots of acclimatize during the first week of your trekking. The Trek will start about 8 hours bus riding from Kathmandu, through magnificent scenic river bank and mountain road with numbers of bends. Jiri is small settlement as a trade center for supplies of daily need to high altitude and rural areas.
You will have different experienced about different ethnic groups of Nepal and their cultures and languages. You can see lower part of the country and highest peak on the earth. Enjoying with beautiful views, encounter with different faces of people, their ethnic groups including Brahmin, Chettri, Tamang, Jirel, Rai and many more of course the Sherpa’s too. Sherpas are the main inhabitant of Khumbu region. Walking along this trek involves many ups and down hills with the trail being well serviced with tea houses and good campsites in most of the villages. Crossing over the Lamjura-La (a trekking pass) at the elevation of 3530 m can be the highlight of this route. Passing beautiful villages, many suspension bridges, visit beautiful Temples, Monasteries, reach at Everest base camp. Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek is also the other name to explore with many spices flora and fauna on beautiful landscape of Nepal Himalayas which you won't forget in your lifetime.
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