Everest Base Camp Heli Trek

everest base camp heli trek

Everest base camp Heli trek is loved by both domestic and international tourists in today’s context. Every trekker has a dream to reach the base of the world’s highest peak Mt Everest (8848) once in their life. Due to time restraint, many trek enthusiasts don’t get a chance to experience this trek. 

People who want to experience the majestic beauty of Mount Everest this base camp is an excellent alternative. You can experience short EBC Heli Trek that is 11 days. The price of this trek will be high because we need the chartered helicopter. 

At first, we will fly towards Lukla to feel the breathtaking flight which is also known as the most dramatic airport in the world. Then, we slowly move forward by making our way to Namche Bazar from the trek to Phakding. To reach the center of Everest Region i.e. Namche Bazar we have to pass through a fascinating setting as we climb along with cedar trees and the Himalayan pine. 

In this trek, you will be able to see the amazing view of the Dudh Koshi river. Namche bazar is also known as the capital of Sherpa in the Khumbu region where we can interact with local Sherpa people.  

To observe the awesome panorama of the Everest, Tawache, Amadablam, Lhotse, etc we will start our hiking from there. The major highlight of the trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860m) is the eye-catching scene of Mt Amadablam, Mt. Everest and its peaks.  

As we climb above the tree line on moraines to Gorak Shep via Lobuche the alpine landscape becomes more rugged. The scenery of the highest Himalayan panorama and glaciers around you that can be seen from Kalapathar will always stay with you forever.

Heli ride amidst the most scenic and spectacular valleys, stunning high peaks in the Himalayas. This trek is mostly practiced in a group. The rate of practicing solo trek in this base camp is very low in comparison to the group trek.

While you are having your heli tour you will not be able to take your luggage with you. You can only carry your handbag with you and your luggage will be carried by potters. From Everest base camp heli trek you will be able to see the eye-catching view of the Khumbu valley.

The guide will provide you various information about this trek and you will be able to see the great scenery of the mountains from the helicopter. Throughout this trek, you will not face any kind of problems and in case we will provide you the various services for your comfort.

Everest base camp heli trek is very famous and loved by many tourists. It is completed mostly in 11- 12 days. In this trek, you will be able to view many peaks of Nepal and especially Mount Everest (8848m). In this trek, you will be able to view the scenery of the mountains through helicopter. This tour has become more excited due to the heli tour and scene that are seen through helicopter. You will be able to get an aerial perspective of the Everest region.  

Day 1
Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu

Today we arrived at Tribhuwan International Airport and move to our hotel. During the flight, we saw a beautiful Kathmandu valley. We got an amazing welcome greeting from the hotel. The service provided by the hotel was outstanding. Our lodges were taken by them and kept in our respective rooms. The rooms in the hotel were also very nice and comfortable. The service provided by the hotel was excellent and the food was also perfect.

Day 2
Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft) Duration: 3 hours

Today we woke up early in the morning and fly to Lukla. During the flight, we saw many snow-capped mountains from Annapurna ranges. After we reached Lukla we started our trek to Phakding. Phakdung is at the height of 2652 m above the sea level. It took nearly 3 hours for us to reach Phakding from Lukla. it was an amazing place and the weather in that place was also awesome. we got a chance to see many mountains in a close view.

Day 3
Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 6 hours

Today is the day to trek Namche Bazaar from Phakding. Namche Bazaar is one of the most visited trekking routes in this trekking route. Namche Bazaar is at the altitude of 3440 m above the sea level. We saw a beautiful Bazaar where we found amazing handicrafts and many more. People of that place were amazing and their hospitality behavior attracts us. People of this bazaar were so kind and the bazaar was also managed properly.

Day 4
Namche Bazaar and Everest View Hotel

Today we visited two places i,e. Namche Bazaar, and Everest view hotel. From this hotel, we can see an amazing view of Everest. We can see the sunrise from this hotel. This hotel is very famous in this area. We can see Mt. Everest along with other mountains too. the service provided in this hotel was outstanding. food and room were also excellent in this hotel. they used to treat guests as god and our comfort was their first priority.

Day 5
Trek to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) Duration: 5 hours

Early morning we start our trek to Tengboche which is at the height of 3860 m above sea level. It took us nearly 5 hours to reach there. During these 5 hours, we saw a lot of flora and fauna and the wildlife vegetation too. we feel peace there and the feeling was not to go away from here. On the way to Tengboche, we saw many high mountains that were full of snow and the high hills too. Tengboche was the place where we saw a stunning view of the sunset and the snowy mountains.

Day 6
Trek to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft) Duration: 5 hours

Today we are moving towards Dingboche from Tengboche. It took us nearly 5 hours to reach Dingboche from Tengboche. Dingboche is at the height of 4410 m above sea level. We saw an amazing sunset at the highest peak in the world (Mt. Everest ) from there. On the way, we saw many mountain monasteries and beautiful villages. The high green hills were amazing and the flora and fauna see in this trek were also eye-catching. We saw many protected flora and fauna and they were very less in number. People must protect them and give full effort to protect it.

Day 7
Dingboche to Nagerjun (5100m/16728ft) and return Duration: 6 hours

Today is day 7 of our trek and we moved towards Nagerjun from Dingboche. Nagerjun is at a height of 5100 m above sea level. It took us nearly 6 hours to reach and return from there. On the way, we saw a lot of flora and fauna and the snowy mountains were hilarious. We enjoyed a lot this day by trekking to Nagerjun and we were too excited to see many hills and the habitation of people and their culture too.

Day 8
Trek to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft) Duration: 5 hours

Today after having breakfast we start trek to Lobuche which is at the height of 4910 m above sea level. It took us nearly 5 hours to reach there. We saw many high hills and beautiful villages. We got a chance to see the culture and tradition of the villagers and their hospitality behavior was amazing. Their way of living was also unique and interesting. they used to treat guests as god and give full priority for our comfort.

Day 9
Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m/17594ft) & back to Gorekshep (5181m/16994ft) Duration: 8 hours

Early morning after having breakfast we start the trek from Lobuche to Everest base camp. Everest base camp is at the height of 5364 m above the sea level. From the base camp, we saw a clear and stunning view of Mt. Everest. On the way to Everest base camp, we saw a red forest (due to rhododendron). Then we returned back to Gorekshep from Everest base camp. Gorekshep is at the height of 5181 m above sea level.

Day 10
Hiking to Kalapattar (5545m/18188ft) – Gorekshep – Kathmandu by Helicopter

Today we woke up early in the morning and have light breakfast. Then we start hiking to Kalapattar which was at the height of 5545 m above the sea level. Kalapattar is also known and black stone in English. This is the highest point through which we can see a clear and stunning view of Mt.Everest. Then we return back to Kathmandu by Helicopter. We saw many high hills and amazing Kathmandu valley along with many mountains during flight.

Day 11
Farewell

Today we got farewell from our trekking team and from the hotel where we stayed at Kathmandu. They greet us with warm goodbye and they take our lodges to the airport too. This trek was an amazing experience and we would love to visit Everest base camp heli trek in upcoming days too.

What's included

  • Airport picks up and drops off by the private vehicle.
  • Three-time Meal During trekking(Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner)
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Flight From Kathmandu to Lukla And return back by helicopter
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (10 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits and TIMS.
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All government and local taxes
  • Trekking map
  • Trekking certificate after trek.

What's not included

  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Excess baggage charge(s)
  • Private transportation except what is mentioned in the What Is Included section
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason like natural disaster and your own problems) than the scheduled itinerary Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary) International flights
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Trekking equipment
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.) Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

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Everest Base Camp Heli Trek
From $ 1,999.00
per Adult