Everest Base Camp Heli Trek

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  • Duration: 12 Days
  • Difficulty: Moderate High
  • Tour Type: Private Guided Trek
  • Max altitude: 5545m
  • Transportation: Land & Air
  • Best Time: Sep. - Dec. & Mar. - May

Everest base camp heli trek is one of the great adventure journeys to take on your lifetime. This is an adventure of great difference walk in and flying out on scenic helicopter flight which any hiker love to have once they reach to the destinations. Take one of the shortest treks to Everest base camp where our amazing professional guides that monitor you & make sure your trip is successful & enjoyable. Starting with regular flight to Lukla from Kathmandu the trail takes you to the beautiful scenery and marvelous view of Mt. Everest and many more Himalayan peaks throughout the journey. Besides wonderful scenery beautiful nature and mighty Himalayan peaks, the Sherpa culture, tradition and their livelihood helps you to have lifetime memory of the Everest base camp heli trek. The hiking adventures go through beautiful villages, streams, farmland, monasteries and natural diversity.

Following the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay the journey reaching at famous Sherpa town Namche Bazaar and continue to the Tengboche, a beautiful hamlet that surrounded by green vegetation and tall tree lines with an assemble of peaks with the magnificent views of Mt. Everest, Amadablam and many other famous peaks. The monastery in Tengboche allows you to pray for a successful trek to the base camp of Mt. Everest. Leaving the tall tree lines behind, the journey goes through Dingboche, Lobuche, Gorakshep and finally to the destination Everest base camp. This is the greatest moment of the trip to place your feet at the base camp world’s mountain and enjoy the surrounding views of High Mountains. The breathtaking Himalayan panorama form Kalapatthar create the lifetime experience as you will enjoy Mt. Everest, Pumori, Nuptse , Changtse and many more peaks in a closest distance.

All the pain leaving behind of wonderful adventurous walks, the most scenic chopper flight takes back to the Lukla and continues to Kathmandu with the amazing memory of Everest base camp heli trek.

Everest base camp heli trek highlights

  • Make unforgettable memory of walking in to Everest base camp/Kalapathar and flying back by a helicopter
  • Achieve your dream to place your feet to the Everest base camp on easy way
  • Experience the Sherpa culture, tradition and livelihood
  • Enjoy the remarkable Himalayan panorama throughout the trip
  • Visit Tengboche Monastery, an oldest of Everest region
  • Witness the extraordinary view of Mt Everest from Kalapatthar
  • Enjoy helicopter (chopper) flight to back to Kathmandu and experience the Himalayan view that you can’t from the regular trek

 

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Trip Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport Nepal.

Up on arrival meet our office representative at airport and transfer to hotel/ after refreshing complete the official formalities/ briefing about the preparation and rest of the day free for your own leisure.

  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: None
  • Overnight at: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Elevation: 1400m.
Day 02: Trek Preparation Day in Kathmandu

This is the day for trek preparation. You may visit cultural sites around Kathmandu valley too, but it's optional!

  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Overnight at: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Elevation: 1400m.
Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2800m), start trek to Phakding (2610m)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Phakding
  • Maximum Elevation: 2800m.
Day 04: Trek Phakding (2610m) to Namche Bazaar (3500m)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Namche Bazaar
  • Maximum Elevation: 3500m.
Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar (3500m)

Day Hike to Syangboche (3710m.)

  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Namche Bazaar
  • Maximum Elevation: 3500m.
Day 06: Trek Namche Bazaar (3500m) to Tengboche (3870m)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Tengboche
  • Maximum Elevation: 3870m.
Day 07: Trek Tengboche (3850m) to Dingboche (4360m)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Dingbuche
  • Maximum Elevation: 4360m.
Day 08: Rest day at Dingboche

Another day for acclimatization or explore around or hike to Chukhung Valley (4730m.)!

  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Dingbuche
  • Maximum Elevation: 4730m.
Day 09: Trek Dingboche (4360m) to Lobuche (4950m)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Lobuche
  • Maximum Elevation: 4950m.
Day 10: Trek Lobuche to Ghorakshep (5140m) & visit Everest Base camp (5364m)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Ghorakshep
  • Maximum Elevation: 5364m
Day 11: Morning Hiking to Kalapatthar (5545m) & fly back to Kathmandu by Helicopter
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Elevation: 5545m
Day 12: Final Departure

After breakfast transfer to airport for final departure or proceed for onward program.

  • Accommodation: None
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Overnight at: -
  • Maximum Elevation: -
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Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Airport transfers - pick up and drop upon arrival and departure 
  • Entry permit to Sagarmatha National Park and TIMS fee
  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in tea house lodge along the trail.
  • Domestic airfare and airport tax for Kathmandu to Lukla
  • Helicopter flight from Kalapatthar to Kathmandu
  • 3- Nights accommodation in Kathmandu in BB basis before and after the trek.
  • Comprehensive First Aid kit pack

Excluded

  • International flight ticket and airport tax
  • Lunch and dinner during the Kathmandu stay
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral/hot water/shower, tea-coffee, chocolate hot drinks), tips for the guide, porter & other staffs etc. 
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking gear for the trip

Availability

This trip is a private guided one (Group joining option also open on your travel date, if you want) and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

Useful Information

Why you need to choose Everest base camp trek and return by helicopter?

This is one of the best trekking package which is for the trekkers who has limited time but still wants to experience the adventure walk to the Everest base camp and enjoy the spectacular Himalayan view from Kalapatthar including Mt. Everest, Pumori, Nupte etc and scenic helicopter flight to back to Kathmandu. Of course the cost of the trip is little higher than and regular trek to Everest base camp but there is comfort as well.

Which is the best time for Everest base camp trek?

The best time to visit Everest Base Camp is March to May and Mid September to November as these months tend to offer reasonable temperatures, clear skies, great views, little-to-no rain, and less chance of problematic snowfall.