Salleri to Everest base camp trek is loved by many visitors. This helps you to visit the solu and Khumbu which is a very famous trek route. This trek is also known as the Solu Khumbu trekking. This trekking route is explored after the motor road construction of this area. This trek is the way through which you can reach the Everest base camp and also you can start the trek of EBC.
The new motor road construction has made easy to enter the Everest region. Before this road construction, you have to go through Jiri bazar which is the old traditional route for Everest Base Camp trek. Before visitors need to take a long holiday for this trek but now they can complete a bit earlier than before. Salleri is 266km far from Kathmandu if you go through the bus.
You don’t have to worry about flight delay if u decide to start the trek from Salleri. You also don’t need to worry about the weather change and the dangerous flight landing of Lukla. This trek helps you to experience the different cultures of the people, various mountains, hills, and many natural resources. The altitude of Salleri is 7578 feet and 2309 m.
This trek will help you to observe the various culture of the people living in that region and their unique lifestyle will attract you. You can see the beautiful view of the Mt. Everest and the flora and fauna. You will be able to see the snow-capped mountains and the amazing view of the sunrise in the morning.
The district headquarters of the Solu Khumbu district is Salleri. It is not possible to reach Lukla by bus from Kathmandu and for the alternative flight you need to fly up to Salleri. This trek doesn’t cover the more touristic area of the Everest region. This trek is becoming more popular day by day. To reach the main trail of Jiri at Ringmo you need to walk from Salleri. As you move higher you will see the beautiful village and Takshindo_La pass provide you the amazing view of Numbur and Khumbu Himal.
Then you will start your downhill walk which helps you in experiencing the most beautiful Dudh Koshi River and while climbing up towards Kharkhola and Bupsa hilltop leads you to see the nice forest to reach Khumbu area at Surkhet. Then after a few distances, you will reach Phakding where the trail from Lukla joins Namche Bazar to EBC. at Namche bazar, you will take a rest after the long walk. you can see the Saturday market which held once a week and the view of Everest is so amazing.
You can walk through the Thyangboche Monastery area, and also you will be able to see the green vegetation of that area. You can also see the ice and glacier at the Everest base camp. Kalapathar is known as the tallest point in which height is 5545 m from where you can see the panoramic view of the highest peak of the world, Mt. Everest. Then you will be heading towards the Lukla for the flight after this amazing and exciting trek from Salleri to Everest base camp trekking.
After we land on the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu our trekking organization came to receive us with a warm welcome. Then we were transferred to the hotel. We were so tired and we went to our respective rooms and rest there. And in the evening we had our dinner and went to bed.
Today morning we were transferring from our hotel to Salleri by Jeep. it took nearly 9-10 hours for us to reach there. On the way, we saw high hills and the pitch roads that were rounded due to hills were amazing. We stayed there that day and enjoyed the fire camp.
Early morning after having breakfast we head towards Nunthala. We start our trek from Salleri to Nunthala. Nunthala is at the height of 2194 m above the sea level. It took us 6 hours to reach Nunthala.
The next morning we woke up early and move towards Bupsa Danda from Nunthala. it took 6-7 hours for us to reach Bupsa Danda from Nunthala. Bupsa Danda is at the altitude of 2160 m above the sea level. on the way to Bupsa Danda, we saw many high hills and mountains. we got a chance to see the sunset from Bupsa Danda.
Early morning we woke up and move towards Surke from Bupsa. it took 6-7 hours for us to reach Surke from Bupsa. Surke is at an altitude of 2290 m above sea level. on the way to Surke, we saw many high hills and mountains. we got a chance to see the sunset from Surke. the forest that was red due to Rhododendron was eye-catching.
This morning we woke up and move towards Monjo from Surke. It took 6 hours for us to reach Monjo from Surke. Monjo is at an altitude of 2835 m above sea level. On the way to Monjo, we saw many high hills and mountains. we got a chance to see the sunrise from Monjo. The red forest was amazing due to Rhododendron and this could be experienced at the season when rhododendron grows.
Early morning after having breakfast we head towards Namche Bazar. We start today’s trek from Monjo to Namche Bazar. Namche Bazar is at the height of 3440 m above the sea level. It took us 4 hours for us to reach Namche Bazar. We saw beautiful Namche Bazaar after the 4 hours walk and that was awesome.
Today we start our trek from Namche Bazar to Khunde and Khumjung village. We take a rest for some time and again move towards Everest View Hotel as a day hike. Everest view hotel is at the height of 3990 m above the sea level. from that hotel, we saw a clear view of snow-capped Mt. Everest.
Early morning we woke up and move towards Tengboche Monastery from Namche. It took 5-6 hours for us to reach Tengboche Monastery from Namche. Tengboche Monastery is at an altitude of 3900 m above sea level. on the way to Tengboche Monastery, we saw many high hills and mountains. we got a chance to see the beautiful Monastery from Tengboche Monastery. the forest that was red due to Rhododendron was eye-catching.
Today we woke up and head towards Dingboche to Tengboche. it took us nearly 4-5 hours to reach Dingboche. Dingboche is at the altitude of 4410 m above the sea level. we stayed there that day and saw many villages and culture of the villagers which were unique.
today was the day of acclimatization at Dingboche and after that, we start our day hike from there to Chukung. it took nearly 4-5 hours for us. during that hike, we saw many hills and mountains that were too stunning.
Today morning after having breakfast we start our trek to Lobuche from Dingboche. it took nearly 5-6 hours for us to reach Lobuche. Lobuche is at the altitude of 4900 m above the sea level. we saw an amazing sunset from Lobuche and the golden mountains due to a combination of snow and sunshine.
Today after having breakfast we head towards Gorekshep which took 7-8 hours. We went there through Everest base camp which was at the altitude of 5364 m. Gorekshep is at the altitude of 5140 m above the sea level. We saw a stunning view of Mt.Everest.
Today is the day to visit the highest point from where we can see Mt.Everest clearly. It is at the height of 5540 m above sea level. Kalapatter is known as black stone in English. We visited kalapatter while walking towards Periche from Gorekshep.
After having light breakfast we started our walk from Namche Bazaar. It took 6-7 hours to reach Namche Bazaar from Periche. Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is at the altitude of 3440 m. Today we saw a beautiful Namche Bazaar.
Today we are heading towards Lukla from Namche Bazaar. Lukla is at the altitude of 2840 m above the sea level. It took 6-7 hours to reach Lukla from Namche Bazaar. We saw a beautiful village in Lukla and many snow-capped mountains.
Today we woke up early and became ready by packing lodges for the flight back to Kathmandu. during the way, we saw many hills and the stunning view of Kathmandu valley.
Today we visit Kathmandu because we were not able to go to the airport for the final departure due to weather problems. we stayed at a hotel that day.
Today our trip ended and we were transferred to the airport for the final departure. In overall this trek will be memorable throughout life.