Everest base camp trek fly out by Helicopter is yet another exciting trekking endeavor that allows you to trek in the lap of mighty Everest and fly out in a chartered helicopter. Everest Base Camp Trek Fly out by Helicopter has been designed to those who strive to enjoy trekking in the Everest base camp along with a magnificent mountain flight over the Himalayas. This trip will provide you with a unique blend of adventure while flying over the Himalayas unveiling the mystical beauty of the Himalayan range.
The EBC trekking attracts thousands of trekkers from around the globe making it a most renowned trekking trail in the world. Four of the world’s six tallest peaks namely Mt. Everest, Mt. Lotse, Mt. Makalu and Mt. Cho Oyu are situated in this region. The trekking expedition to the Himalayas not only allows you to discover the natural beauty of the Himalayas but also it provides you ample opportunities to get close to the culture and traditions of the Himalayan tribes and the Sherpa community.
You will be amazed to see the beautiful monasteries, Sir Edmund Hillary memorials like Hillary hospital and School along with many other attractions of the region. You will also visit Sagarmatha National Park (UNESCO world heritage site) which is a habitat for numerous floras and faunas found in the Himalayan range.
Everest Base Camp Trek Fly out by Helicopter begins from Kathmandu where we carry out a guided city tour in different parts of Kathmandu and its vicinity. The sightseeing tour in Kathmandu not only let you discover it’s natural and cultural beauty but also it familiarizes you with Nepalese urban life style and traditions. The next day we will board a flight that lands you in Lukla airport. From Lukla we will trek to Phakding.
Next day we will travel all the way to Namche Bazaar a trading junction for Tibetan merchants and local Sherpa people. Namche Bazaar is also a junction for trekkers and Everest climbers. Leaving Namche behind we trek along a high traversing path where we get have our first glimpse of Mt. Everest. En route we will also see beautiful villages, forest filled with rhododendron, pine trees and other scenic views that keeps your eyes wide open. We will also pay our visit to Thyangboche Monastery (3790m) and Deboche nunnery before reaching Pangboche.
Form Pangboche we set our destination to hike Ama Dablam Base camp where we continue to climb an altitude of 5000m. Mt. Ama Dablam (6856m) is one of the most admired mountains in the Khumbu region. Ama Dablam base camp offers fine views of Mt. Kan Tega (6783m), Mt. Thamserku (6618m) and Mt. Twache (6542m). Next day’s trek brings us to Dusa from where we descend to a stream and further cling to reach Dughla. The trail further continues to a ridge which has several memorials of Sherpa and other climbers who lost their life during the Everest expedition. We continue along the moraine of Khumbu Glacier until we reach Lobuche (4930m).
We set off for our ultimate destination Everest base camp from Lobuche. The trail starts to ascend and descend across moraine to reach Gorak Shep (5120m). The trail further leads us to Kala Patthar from where the views of the Himalayan range looks magnificent. The summit of Kala Patthar offers superb views of Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Lhotse (8501m), Mt. Pumori (7145m) along with other beautiful Himalayas and the Himalayan range. We wrap up our expedition and fly back to Kathmandu on a chartered helicopter. Everest Base Camp Trek Fly out by Helicopter is a wonderful package for any traveler that lets you unveil the Himalayan beauty of Nepal and Breakfree Adventures makes it happen.
- Sightseeing tour to various historical/natural/cultural world heritage sites in Kathmandu
- Magnificent flight to Lukla from Kathmandu (Enjoy the view of Himalayan range from the flight)
- Step inside and experience the lifestyle and traditions of people living in the Himalayas (esp. Sherpa)
- Discover numerous Buddhist monasteries and other cultural monuments.
- Variety of floras and faunas to witness
- Explore the Sherpa Museum in Namche Bazaar, a busy Sherpa settlement at the altitude of 3440m
- Visit to Tengboche Monastery situated at the height of 3860m
- Discover rich Buddhist and Tibetan culture and traditions
- Explore Everest Base Camp and a decent walk on the Khumbu Glacier.
- Eye-popping view of world’s highest mountain, Mt. Everest
- Wonderful flight back to Kathmandu on a Chartered Helicopter.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02: Fly to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2652m) [3 hours of trekking]
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) [6 hours]
Day 04: Acclimatization, and more exploration in the region
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche (3860m) [5 hours]
Day 06: Trek to Dingboche (4410m) [5 hours]
Day 07: Trek to Lobuche (4910m) [5 hours]
Day 08: Hike to Everest Base Camp (5400m) and return Gorak Shep [7 hours]
Day 09: Fly back to Kathmandu on a Chartered helicopter
Day 10: Transfer to Airport for your onward destination
Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, you are welcomed by the team and then you will be transferred to your hotel. This trail goes through Ghorepani Poon Hill. Normally, the trek starts like Phokhara to Nayapul and ends like Phedi to Pokhara.
While early travel tended to be slower, more dangerous, and more dominated by trade and migration, cultural and technological advances over many years have tended to mean that travel has become easier and more accessible. The evolution of technology in such diverse fields as horse tack and bullet trains has contributed to this trend.
Today we take a stiff walk through a beautiful pine forest that leads us along the Dudh Koshi River and Hillary Suspension bridge to reach the check post and the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park. The trail follows the confluence of Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi rivers. Walking further we reach chautra where we have the first glimpse of Mt. Everest peering over the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. Two hours of more walk eventually lands us in Namche Bazaar which is a gateway to Mt. Everest and the main village of the Khumbu region. It is a main junction for trekkers and Everest climbers. Namche Bazaar is an ideal market for visitors to purchase traditional crafts and other mementos. We will observe the local tradition and culture of the people of the Himalayas while enjoying the scenic view it has to offer. O/N we stay in a guest house.
We have set this day for acclimatization and explore more natural splendor in the region. We will visit Sherpa Cultural Center and the national park headquarters. You get to discover a lot of hidden secrets about the culture and tradition of the Sherpa people. You will also see many varieties of floras and faunas that survives in the Khumbu region. The breathtaking views of Mt. Ama Dablam (6856m), Mt. Kwangde (6011m), Mt. Tawache (6501m), Mt. Thamserku (6608m) and Mt. Kangtega (6779m) will leave you spellbound. O/N we stay at the guest house. We will visit the Sherpa Cultural Centre and the National Park headquarters. The views of Ama Dablam (6856m), Kwangde (6011m), Tawache (6501m), Thamserku (6608m) and Kangtega (6779m) from here are fantastic. O/N we stay at the guest house.
Today after breakfast in Namche we set off for Tengboche. We will have all the pleasure en route with the majestic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama dablam and Thamserku. The trail is more or less smooth with few ups and downs. We are least bothered about the trail as the majestic views of the Himalayas makes our expedition full of excitement. The trail passes through Kayangjuma and reaches Sansa which is the major trail junction to Gokyo valley and Everest base camp. Walking further crossing the Dudh Koshi Bridge we reach. Phunki Thenga which is a small settlement with few teahouses and lodges. Now we will gear up for a slightly rougher climb to reach Tengboche . Tengboche is a wonderful place to have scenic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse and Mt. Ama Dablam. It has the biggest Buddhist monastery called Tengboche Monastery (3860m). The monastery is a spiritual center of the Khumbu. We pay our visit to the monastery and witness some ceremonies out there. O/N we stay at the guest house.
Today we set off our expedition to reach Dingboche, also known as Summer Valley. We choose the upper trail and pass through several chortens and Mani walls and small villages. We cross Imja Khola and trek through the village of Pangboche (3900m). The majestic views of Mt. Ama Dablam and the Himalayan range is still keeping our expedition energetic. We enter the Imja Valley and descend into the Lobuche river and a continuous climb from there will eventually takes us to Dingboche. We will see beautiful green fields protected by stone walls to them safe from cold wind and animals. O/N we stay at the guest house.
We will today set out for Lobuche. We start climbing to Duglha through the Khumbu Khola Valley. We continue our walk until we reach Dusa and from here we still continue through Phulung Karpo to reach Chola Lake. As we walk we witness a great view of Mt. Pumori. After crossing a small bridge we ascend to Duglha from where we can see beautiful views of Himalayas. We still climb up passing through Chupki Larka. We continue our expedition until we reach Lobuche which is our destination for today. We might feel some breathing disorder due to high altitude but still there is no need to panic. O/N we stay at a guest house.
Today we set off for the expedition to Everest Base Camp which is our ultimate destination of the trek. We hike through the trail with many ups and downs in the high altitude. You might feel tiresome but the journey still worth travelling. After approximately three hours of steady hiking we will reach at the base camp where we will enjoy the natural splendor of Khumbu Glacier and icefall. This is the point from where the Everest expedition actually begins. One can truly salute the courage and bravery of Everest climbers witnessing the deadly trail that leads to the peak of the Everest. After enjoying the scenic trail to EBC we get back to Gorak Shep. O/N we stay at the guest house.
We will be wrapping up our EBC trek and flying out in a Chartered Helicopter all the way to Kathmandu. You will be amazed to fly above the mystical Himalayas enjoying the panoramic view of the Himalayan range. Make sure you have your camera and the handy cam ready to capture the once in a lifetime moments above the mountains. The chartered helicopter lands you in the domestic terminal of the airport. You will be escorted to the hotel by one of our representative. Today you have whole day for relaxing or roaming around the streets of Kathmandu buying gifts for your friends and families. You can also enjoy your last dinner in Kathmandu in a fine restaurant. Enjoy your last evening in Kathmandu! O/N you stay at the hotel.
Today you will be bidding farewell to Nepal and the team of Break Free Adventure. Our representative will transfer you to Airport approximately three hours before your flight schedule. We hope you had a pleasant expedition and enjoyed your stay in Nepal. Do keep us in mind when you plan your next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal. Have a safe flight back home!!