EBC Trek with Heli Ride - 11 Days

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You are welcome for Everest Base Camp Trek 2022. The main feature of this package is, you will get a helicopter ride after you hiked to base camp. You won’t have to worry about anything. Just book with us and we will manage everything for you from meals to accommodations. You will get an experienced licensed Guide with a porter to carry your bags. Your safety will be our main priority.

So, why EBC Trek with heli ride?

Everest Base Camp Trek has been on the top bucket list of every trekker due to its panorama view, high elevation, and challenges. If you haven’t done the Everest Base Camp trek then you are not worthy to be called a trekker. So, it is the pride of every trekker.

Your main goal is Everest base camp. After doing base camp ride a helicopter from Gorakshep to go back to Lukla. You need three days to go back to Lukla. If you have helicopter ride from Gorakshep you will be at Lukla with 15 minutes with a wonderful mountain views as well.

Everest Base Camp Trek Details

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Max Elevation:5,545mBest Time:Oct-Dec & Mar-June
Trekking Permits:National Park Permit, TIMS, Local PermitDomestic Flight:KTM/Ramechhap-Lukla-KTM/Ramechhap, sharing helicopter from Gorakshep to Lukla
Guide & Porter:ExperiencedHidden Charges:No

Cost Inclusion

  • Airport picks up & drops
  • Two night hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast on the basis of twin sharing
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight tickets
  • Helicopter from Gorakshep to Lukla
  • Baggage allowance 10kg check-in & 5kg hand carry
  • Guide flight Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu
  • Lodge accommodation during the trekking
  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch, & dinner tea or coffee per meals only in trekking
  • Fresh fruits with dinner
  • National park permit
  • TIMS Card
  • Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality local permit
  • Trekking equipment: Down Jacket & four season sleeping bag
  • English speaking, government license holder trekking guide
  • Sherpa porter (food, accommodation, insurance, salary)
  • WIFI internet during the trek
  • Water purification
  • Medical kits
  • Coordination for emergency cases
  • All paper works
  • Farewell dinner at the reputable restaurant

Cost Exclusion

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone bills, bar bills, chocolate, shower, WIFI etc
  • All types of soft & hard drinks
  • Tips to guide & porter
  • All things which are not mentioned in includes

Itinerary

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Kathmandu city from monkey temple

You will arrive in Kathmandu according to your flight details. On your arrival, you will be welcomed by our Pristine Nepal Trek team. After that you will stay at a deluxe hotel in the Thamel area which is the biggest and popular marketplace for tourists.

You will meet your guide and discus about trip. If you stay 2nd day in Kathmandu it is your free day.

EBC trek with Heli RideToday, you will have a flight to Lukla either from Kathmandu or Ramechhap in the morning. Sometimes, you will have flight from Ramechhap which is four hours far from Kathmandu by bus due to the busy air traffic of Kathmandu airport.

After a short scenic flight to Lukla, your day kicks off with a short 3 hours trek to Phakding. You will have your lunch after reaching Phakding.

3 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Namche Bazar before the monsoon.

Today you will enter the Sagarmatha National Park region, which is also one of the World Heritage sites. Similarly, we will start the trek as soon as we have our breakfast in Phakding.

You will have lunch at Jorsalle which is the last village before reaching the Namche Bazar.
It will take a minimum of 6 hours to reach Namche Bazar from Phakding. On the way, you will have your first glance of Mount Everest from a viewpoint before reaching Namche Bazar.

6 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Everest view from Namche

Acclimatization Day is most important for this trek. Today you can visit to the Sherpa museum where you can learn the culture of Sherpa, Sagarmatha National Park & the Everest region of Nepal.

Namche Bazar is the biggest trading hub including internet cafes, restaurants, government offices, ATMs, and a cheap market from Friday evening to Saturday.

You can also go hiking to Syangboche where Everest view hotel which is situated on the highest point of earth is located.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

EBC trek with Heli RideTyangboche is the home of Monks where you can see the culture based on Tibetan culture. After an acclimatization day in Namche Bazar, it will be easy to trek to Tyangboche. However, walk slowly and drink lots of water to be free from Altitude sickness.

When trekking to Tyangboche/Tengboche, you will encounter lots of prayer flags on the way. Similarly, you will be surrounded by the beautiful Mountains until you reach Mount Everest Base Camp. And to reach the Tyangboche it will only take 6 hours on average. At Tyangboche, you can see the oldest monastery of the Everest region.

6 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Lhotse from Dingboche

Today we will trek to Dingboche through the lush rhododendron forest which is the national flower of Nepal.

We will start our trek as soon as we eat breakfast. Today’s trek will be easy walk to Pangboche first which a Sherpa village is also. You will have your lunch at Somare which is near Dingboche. After Somare, it is gradual walk to Dingboche for overnight stay.

5 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today will be another rest day/acclimatization day at 4,450m in Dingboche. You can either climb to Nangkartshang Peak or explore Dingboche Chhukung village.

(Nangkartshang 5,081m Peak is terribly steep upward to climb which is also very hard but totally worth it.) Or you can go for Chhukung village which is gradual up.
Today’s acclimatization day will help you to tackle altitude sickness as well as it will help you to boost your energy.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

EBC trek with Heli RideAfter a second acclimatization day at Dingboche, you will be almost ready for Everest Base Camp. Trekking to Lobuche will be easy as pie if you have climbed to Nangkartshang peak.

Similarly, today will have a long walk from Dingboche to Lobuche which will take up to 5/6 hours. That is why we will walk early in the morning after a delicious breakfast. You’ll have a lunch break at Thukla/Dukla at 4,630m altitude.

After a lunch break at Thukla, you will have a steep climb for an hour to the memorial top where many passed mountaineer’s memorials. And an hour walk to Lobuche from here for an overnight stay.

5 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After 2 days of acclimatization and 6 days of continuous walk, you will finally achieve your goal today.

Today, take early breakfast at Lobuche, after that we will head to Gorakshep. It will only take 3 hours to reach Gorakshep. From there, it will only take one and half hours to reach Everest Base Camp.

After doing Everest base camp, go back to Gorakshep and ride a helicopter then fly to Lukla. Overnight at Lukla.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Fly back to Kathmandu in the morning and transfer to the hotel. We will provide farewell dinner in the evening.

Breakfast

Today you will be transferred to the international airport approximately three hours before your scheduled flight by one of our representatives. It may be the departure day but we will be in touch with you from time to time.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

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