The Everest Base Camp luxury heli Trek is designed for people who are short on time but still want to scale the base of the tallest mountain in the world. The trek is one of the most esteemed treks in the world.Towering peaks,majestic vistas, deep gorges with crystal blue rushing rivers and the wonderful Sherpa people all go to make this trek a very memorable one,We recognise that not all people have the time to complete the full trek so this trek is designed for them.
The park is situated 120km northeast of Kathmandu.and has been listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 1979 It covers an area of 1148 sq km.
You will arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport. One of our team representatives will be at the airport to pick you up, and he will then take you to your hotel. Overnight stay at a hotel in Kathmandu
You will fly to Lukla today. The flight will be around 40 minutes long and present you scenic views of hills and snow-capped mountains. After reaching Lukla, you will trek to Phakding. You will trek through the main trail in Chauri Kharka and further, follow the east bank of the Dudh Koshi River. Passing by small settlements, you will reach Phakding. Overnight stay at a lodge at Phakding.
You will trek towards Namche Bazaar by ascending along the west bank of the Dudh Koshi River towards the small village of Toktok. You will see Mt. Thamserku (6,608 m) in the distant horizon and reach Bengkar village. From here, you will cross a suspension bridge and reach Jorsalle. Further, you will go through the dense forest of pine and finally reach Namche Bazaar. Overnight stay at a lodge at Namche Bazaar.
Today is your rest day at Namche Bazaar to get acclimatized with the increasing altitude. Namche Bazaar is one of the central villages of this region, and you will get to see the culture and tradition of `the locals. You can hike up to Everest View Hotel and witness gorgeous views of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,414 m), and Mt. Ama Dablam (6,856 m) among many others. Overnight stay at a lodge at Namche Bazaar.
You will begin trekking by ascending towards Syangboche and trek to Khumjung Village. Further, descending towards Dudh Koshi River, you will pass through lovely old villages. The trail will lead you to the dense pine and fir forest, and ascent to Tengboche. You will visit one of the oldest monasteries of this region, Tengboche Monastery which offers great views of the mountains in the Everest region. Overnight stay at a lodge at Tengboche.
You will descend towards Dingboche, and further, you will cross Imja Khola and ascend to Pangboche Village. You will again ascend through the dense forest of juniper, and after walking for around two and a half hours, you will reach Dingboche. You also pass numerous small settlements and local porters along the way to Dingboche. Overnight stay at a lodge at Dingboche.
It is your optional acclimatization day at Dingboche. You will indulge in short hikes around the area and Chhukung village is a great option for such activity. You will get to see stunning views of Amphu Lapcha (5663m), Island Peak (6 189 m), and the white ice lake of Imja Tsho. If you wish to explore the village, you are free to do so too. Overnight stay at a lodge at Dingboche.
You will begin trekking towards Lobuche with the astonishing views of snow-capped mountains. You will ascend on the tough curved path through rocky glacier moraine, and after reaching the top, you will find several stone caves, built in the memories of the Sherpa's who died on their journey to the Everest. You will climb along the glacier and reach Lobuche. Overnight stay at Lobuche.
You will trek to Gorakshep where you will take a break. You will then climb to Everest Base Camp (5,364 m). Everest Base Camp offers the close-up view of the Everest, Khumbu glacier, and Khumbu icefall. After enjoying the wonderful views, you will get back to the Gorakshep. The trail will be covered with the rocks and glaciers. You will also see pretty small frozen lakes around the Everest Base Camp. Overnight stay at Gorakshep.
You will climb to KalaPatthar early in the morning from where you will get to see panoramic views of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Lhotse (8,414m) and other surrounding peaks. The sunrise view is absolutely breath-taking and the ethereal glow of the mountains is one to revere. After spending some time at Kala Patthar, you will trek back to Gorakshep, after the Breakfast we will take helicopter ride to Kathmandu with stopover at Lukla. Overnight stay at Kathmandu Hotel.
After breakfast, you will be escorted to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight back to your home.