This is one of the best trekking route in Everest/Khumbu Region which offers you three weeks to climb Kalapathar (5545m) overlooking the base camp area. The trek starts fromJjiri with superb view of the Highest mountains Including Everest, Lhotse, Nupste Makalu, etc. This is considered as the highly praised trekking route to Everest region. It was in 1952 when two renowed figures Sir Edmund Hillary and Mr. Tenzing Sherpa had taken the same route to Mt. Everest. Before we start the trekking, it takes 7 hrs by Local bus to get to Jiri. This route offers an ample chance to explore beautiful forest, farming country sides and several monasteries situated at high elevation on the way to Lukla.
There are two alternative routes for you. If you have time, walk in from Jiri and fly out from Lukla following the itinerary as given below,or if you want to shorten the trip, you can fly directly to Lukla ,trek to Everest and then fly back to Kathmandu.