Everest Base Camp with Helicopter Return Highlights.
- Begin the trip with an impressive flyover of Lukla.
- Retrace the footsteps of thousands of mountaineers and trekkers on the exciting trail to Everest Base Camp.
- The Everest Region is a raw, rural, and heavenly place.
- Learn about the Sherpa culture, traditions, food, and lifestyle.
- Explore the dense forests of Sagarmatha National Park.
- Take a walk over the famous suspension Bridges, which are covered with colorful prayer flags.
- Enjoy evenings in famous villages such as Phakding Namche Bazaar Tengboche and others.
- Experience the beauty of Everest Base Camp (5,545m), and Kala Patthar (5,645m).
- See a variety of iconic mountains in the region, including Ama Dablam and Lhotse.
- Take a helicopter straight to Kathmandu after visiting Kala Patthar to see the view of the area from above.
- By choosing a helicopter flight, you can complete the Everest Base Camp Trek in nine days.
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Everest Base Camp and Helicopter Trek-9 Day has become popular among people who want to reach the highest peaks of the Everest Region but are limited in time, need extra time to complete the normal itinerary, or require luxury while trekking. The experience of flying over the Himalayas and the Everest region is an amazing one. The Everest Base Camp Trek combines the luxury helicopter ride and the trekking experience in a 9-day trip. Each trekker has a dream of visiting the base camp of Mt. Everest (8.848m). Everest Base Camp, Heli Retuen Trek, provides this opportunity within a short period. You will have the chance to ascend to Kala Patthar for the ultimate view of the Everest area.
Everest Base Camp Trek With Helicopter Return (Nine Days) offers a unique way to discover the Himalayan region. This package is ideal for those who wish to explore Mt. Everest (8.849 meters) in a short period. Everest Base Camp Trek With Helicopter Return, although a shorter expedition that ends at the foothills of Everest, is unique and offers a lot of adventure compared to the longer versions. The Everest Base Camp Trek covers approximately 65 km (40 mi). In the regular return trek, trekkers will cover approximately 130 km. The average trek in the Everest area lasts between 14 and 16 days.
In the Everest Base Camp trek with a helicopter return, you get picked up directly from Gorakshep at 5,160 meters. This cuts the trek time almost in half, making it easier. It's a great way to enjoy the Himalayas and reduce the difficulty of one of the toughest treks in the world. The helicopter ride back gives you a bird's-eye view of the beautiful mountains, high-altitude villages, deep valleys, and green hills—a perfect way to finish your high Himalayan adventure.
We offer a variety of other treks in the Everest area. If you're a trekker and would like to see the real essence of Everest trekking, then this package is for you. Everest Base Camp Trek 13 Day is also a good option for you if you are a trekking freak. If you are looking for a shorter option of trekking, Everest View Trekking is a good choice. This short trek will not take you to Everest Base Camp, but it will allow you to experience the perfect combination of culture and scenery in the mountain region.
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How much does the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Return Trek cost?
The Everest Base Camp Trek 9 Days cost slightly more than the Everest Base Camp Trek. The services that are provided on the trip. The itinerary includes both helicopter flights and trekking. The cost will increase if you include the helicopter flight to Kathmandu from 5100m. The Everest Base Camp Trek 9 Days is also known as the Everest Helicopter Trek and costs between 2149 USD and 2579 USD. Plan according to your needs.
How difficult is the EBCTrek with a Helicopter Return?
Everest Base Camp is rated as moderately challenging, even though the segments do not require any mountaineering or technical expertise. The diverse landscapes, significant altitude gains, and rugged terrain can be too much for those not well prepared. Many people with previous experience in trekking refer to this expedition as a 'Trek up to base camp and not the summit of Mt. Everest is a great mountain, but if you are not prepared, the foothills can be a challenge. Respect the trails leading to the highest mountain on earth, and give yourself plenty of time to prepare. The foothills are not so far away if you have the determination and the right physical training.
Best time to do the EBC Trek with a helicopter return?
The best time to go on a helicopter tour to Everest is from March to May and from mid-September to December. During these months, the weather is usually clear, and you can see amazing views of the peaks and Mt. Everest. From March to May, it's spring to pre-summer, so the days are longer, giving you plenty of sunlight to enjoy the mountain scenery. However, the afternoons can be windy and cloudy, and there might be snow at higher elevations. During this time, the hills are colorful with wildflowers, especially the Rhododendron, Nepal's national flower. From mid-September to December is also a great time for the Base Camp Tour, with clear days and stunning views of the peak. But keep in mind that the temperature can drop quite low, sometimes reaching freezing point.
Meals on Everest Base Camp Helicopter Return Trek
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner — will be provided during the trek, and breakfast will only be provided in Kathmandu. We host welcome and farewell dinners for our guests. During the trek, we have breakfast and dinner at tea houses or lodges where we spend nights while there will be lunch at tea houses on the way. You have the option to choose from Nepali, continental, Tibetan, and Indian cuisines. As we take care of our guests, we ensure that you get healthy food. We prioritize locally produced organic food and also provide you with seasonable fruits. During the climbing session, we will provide cooked food will be provided.
Note: If you are a vegetarian, let us know in advance so that we can make proper arrangements for food as per your wish during the trek
Accommodation on Everest Base Camp Helicopter Return Trek
During the trek, you will be accommodated in a three-star standard hotel in Kathmandu and a guesthouse/teahouse. All accommodations are on a twin-shared basis. A single supplement will be served on request and will cost an additional. Adventure Club Trek will arrange rooms with attached washrooms; however, teahouses in some places only have shared washing and toilet facilities. Also, note that single rooms are readily available in Kathmandu and the trekking regions at lower altitudes, but it might be complicated to find them at higher altitudes.
Drinking Water on Everest Base Camp Helicopter Return Trek
Adventure Club provides all the meals on the trek but doesn't provide drinking water. The best option is to treat the local water with chlorine/iodine tablets or a steripen. The tea houses will give you good quality free water and, you can also get along the trail but, you will need to treat it. If you are using the tablets, make sure they dissolve completely (about 30 mins). On most treks, you can buy mineral water along the trail. A liter of mineral water at lower-elevation tea houses costs around USD 1, but at higher elevations, it can cost up to $4, so the cost can add up.