EBC Helicopter Trek

Trip Fact:
  • Duration 9 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • DestinationNepal
  • Max Altitude5545m
  • MealsBreakfast in Kathmandu and All meals during trekking
  • Trip Start/EndLukla/Kathmandu
  • Group Size1-30pax
  • Best SeasonMarch, April, May, September, October and November are the best months.

What to Expect:

Scenic Helicopter Flights: Enjoy panoramic helicopter flights that grant you mesmerizing bird's-eye views of snow-capped peaks, cascading glaciers, and picturesque valleys. These flights not only save time but also grant you the opportunity to absorb the immense beauty of the region from above.

Everest Base Camp : Embark on an unforgettable trek to the legendary Everest Base Camp 5,364m (17,598 ft). Trekking through rugged trails, charming Sherpa villages, and lush forests, you'll be immersed in the cultural and natural wonders of the Khumbu region.

Namche Bazaar: Explore the vibrant Namche Bazaar, a bustling Sherpa town situated at an altitude of 3,440 meters. This stopover allows you to acclimatize and offers a glimpse into the unique Sherpa culture.

Tengboche Monastery: Experience spirituality and tranquility at the ancient Tengboche Monastery, surrounded by awe-inspiring mountain vistas. This cultural gem is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Kalapatthar Summit: Conquer the Kalapatthar viewpoint ( 5,545m), one of the most breathtaking vantage points in the Himalayas. Capture the sunrise over Mt. Everest and neighboring peaks for an unforgettable moment.

Luxury Accommodations: Rest and rejuvenate in the coziest and most comfortable lodges and teahouses along the route, providing you with a warm retreat after an exhilarating day of trekking.

Embark on the journey of a lifetime with our Everest Base Camp ( EBC) Helicopter Trek. This one-of-a-kind adventure combines the thrill of helicopter rides, the endurance of high-altitude trekking, and the unparalleled beauty of the world's tallest peak, Mount Everest.

Explore the magnificent landscape of the Himalayas as you hike your way to the Everest Base Camp (EBC), situated at an altitude of 5,364 meters. Then, instead of retracing your steps, return in style on a helicopter, marveling at the snow-capped peaks, glacial lakes, and vast valleys from a perspective only few are lucky enough to witness.

A Journey Beyond the Ordinary

Our EBC Helicopter Trek is more than just a trip. It is an extraordinary journey where you immerse yourself in the rugged grandeur of the Himalayas, experience the warmth of Sherpa hospitality, visit monasteries that echo the tranquillity of the mountains, and venture through the heart of Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Epic Trekking Experience

Trekking to Everest Base Camp (EBC) is a challenging feat, but with our experienced guides and support crew, even novice trekkers can enjoy this adventure. We believe that it's not just the destination, but also the journey that counts. The trekking route is filled with vibrant Sherpa villages, serene monasteries, rare wildlife, and views of the most beautiful peaks in the world.

Helicopter Return: The Icing on the Adventure

When it's time to return, we substitute the strenuous return trek with a helicopter ride. The journey from the Everest Base Camp (EBC) to Kathmandu in a helicopter offers breathtaking aerial views of the Himalayas. This is a view that very few have had the privilege to experience.

Safety is our Priority

Your safety is our utmost concern. All our guides are trained in first aid and altitude sickness management, and we strictly follow safety protocols. Our helicopters are flown by experienced pilots, ensuring a safe and memorable journey.

This unique Everest Base Camp (EBC) Helicopter Trek is designed to offer the best of both worlds - the challenge and accomplishment of high-altitude trekking, and the luxury and thrill of a helicopter ride amidst the grandeur of the Everest region.

Opt for this extraordinary adventure that will leave you with memories for a lifetime. Book your Everest Base Camp ( EBC) Helicopter Trek today and embrace the excitement, adventure, and beauty that awaits you in the heart of the Himalayas.


After breakfast, you will be warmly greeted by our team and escorted to the domestic terminal for a scenic flight to Lukla. As the helicopter soars over the breathtaking landscapes, you'll be captivated by the mesmerizing beauty of the Himalayas. After landing in Lukla, your trek to Phakding commences through picturesque villages and lush forests. Stay overnight in a luxurious lodge with modern amenities.

  • Luxury Lodge ( Mountain Lodges of Nepal / Everest Summit Lodge)
  • Lunch/Dinner
  • 2640m

Following a delightful breakfast in the lodge, set out on an exciting trek to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Everest region. The trail meanders alongside the Dudh Koshi River, and you'll cross suspension bridges adorned with colorful prayer flags. En route, savor the stunning views of Thamserku and glimpse the sacred Khumbila peak. Upon reaching Namche Bazaar, immerse yourself in the vibrant Sherpa culture and relax in the luxurious lodge, where you'll be treated to exceptional hospitality.

  • Luxury Lodge ( Mountain Lodges of Nepal / Everest Summit Lodge)
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3440m

To ensure a successful journey, acclimatization is vital. Spend a restful day in Namche Bazaar, exploring its charming streets and lively market. Hike to the nearby Everest View Hotel, from where you can savor panoramic vistas of Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and other awe-inspiring peaks. Return to your luxury lodge for a comfortable overnight stay.

  • Luxury Lodge ( Mountain Lodges of Nepal / Everest Summit Lodge)
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3440m

Today, the trek leads you through rhododendron forests, and you'll catch glimpses of Everest and Ama Dablam. The trail descends to the Dudh Koshi River before ascending again to Tengboche. Marvel at the beauty of the Tengboche Monastery and its spiritual ambiance. Continue your trek to Debuche, where your luxurious lodge awaits you for a cozy overnight stay.

  • Deboche Lodge / Mountain Lodge of Nepal
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3820m

Set out on a captivating trek to Dingboche, a picturesque village surrounded by beautiful landscapes. As you ascend higher, the air becomes crisper, and the landscapes transform. The enchanting views of Ama Dablam and other peaks will leave you spellbound. Arrive in Dingboche and settle into your luxury lodge, where you can unwind in comfort.

  • Hotel Good Luck
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4360m

Another acclimatization day awaits you in Dingboche. Take the opportunity to explore the village, interact with the friendly locals, and embark on an optional hike to Nagarjun Hill. From the hill's vantage point, be rewarded with sweeping views of Everest, Makalu, and the stunning Imja Valley. Return to your lavish lodge for a comfortable overnight stay.

  • Hotel Good Luck
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4360m

Today's trek presents incredible views of towering peaks, including the stunning Pumori. The trail takes you through the vast Khumbu Valley, offering a glimpse into the local way of life. Reach Lobuche, a small settlement tucked amidst glacial moraines. Unwind in your fomfortable lodge, reveling in the surreal surroundings.

  • Eco Lodge / Hotel Yeti
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4930m

The most awaited day of your journey has arrived. Trek to Gorak Shep, the last settlement before Everest Base Camp. From here, set foot on the iconic Everest Base Camp and stand in awe of the world's highest peak. Capture precious moments and soak in the grandeur of your surroundings. After this extraordinary adventure, return to Gorak Shep and retire to your lodge for a well-deserved rest.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 5164m

Early in the morning, ascend Kala Patthar, a renowned vantage point, to witness the awe-inspiring sunrise over Everest and its neighboring peaks. After this breathtaking experience, return to Gorak Shep, where a helicopter awaits to take you back to Kathmandu. The scenic flight provides a final glimpse of the majestic Himalayas before landing in Kathmandu, where you will be escorted to your own hotel.

  • Your own hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

Cost Details


  • Land Transportation (including airport pick up and drop) by car/van/hiace
  • Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, ensuring a scenic and swift start to your trek.
  • All accommodation and meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) provided in luxury lodges for a comfortable stay.
  • An experienced English-speaking and Government license holder Trekking guide, including salary, insurance, flight, food, and lodging.
  • Trekking porter(s) (1 porter for 2 trekkers basis) with insurance, salary, food, and lodging.
  • All necessary paperwork, trekking permits, and TIMS card, ensuring a hassle-free journey.
  • Fly back by Helicopter from Kala Pathar, offering a unique and unforgettable experience.
  • A comprehensive medical kit to address any health concerns during the trek.
  • All trekking equipment for trekking staff to ensure their safety and comfort.
  • All government and local taxes are covered to comply with regulations.


  • Hotel and Meals in Kathmandu, giving you the flexibility to explore the diverse culinary scene of the city.
  • Travel and rescue insurance to safeguard you in case of emergencies.
  • All personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, battery recharge, bottled water, hot showers, etc.
  • Tips for guides and porters, a gesture of appreciation for their hard work and dedication.
  • All kinds of drinks, including alcoholic beverages, and soft drinks during the trek.
  • Any other expenses not explicitly mentioned in the "Inclusions" section.

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