EBC Helicopter Trek

Swift and short adventure trek to world’s highest mountain base camp

Trip Facts

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Group Size: Minimum 2 - 10
  • Max Elevation: 5,545m | 18,193ft


  • Mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu with adventurous flight land at Lukla airport.
  • Delightful and enjoyable adventure in the shade of the world's highest mountains.
  • Super stunning views of high snow-capped peaks on daily walks through Sagarmatha national park.
  • Exploring traditional Sherpa villages and monasteries of immense Buddhist culture and custom.
  • Lovely rhododendron-oaks and pine tree forest to ice and moraine zone at base camp.
  • Walking into Everest base camp enclosed within world giant peaks and Khumbu Ice Fall.
  • Lifetime experiences helicopter flight to Lukla from Gorakshep 5,170m/16,962ft.
  • Within 9night 10 days short period is possible to visit Everest Base Camp Trek.
  • EBC helicopter customizes trek itinerary is available as per travel need.

About EBC Helicopter Trek

We offer EBC Helicopter Trek customize service as per your need and provide the best service at a reasonable price through outline Everest Helicopter Trek route including your international arrival and departure from Kathmandu - Lukla - Namche - Tengboche - Dingbuche - Lobuche - Gorakshep - Everest Base Camp - Kalapatthar - Gorakshep - Lukla ( By Helicopter flight) - Kathmandu.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek is inclusive of international airport arrival pick up by private transport from the airport to the hotel, a three-star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast one night before EBC Helicopter Trek and one night after the trek. EBC Helicopter Trek guide is trained by the tourist government of Nepal. He speaks good English, decades of experience in Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trekking.

EBC Helicopter Trek is beginning taking Mountains flight to Lukla 2,840m then trek to Phakding- Namche is like capital for Sherpa, Everest Base Camp Trekkers and mountain climber because of this place is the main junction and have the best facilities for accommodation, internet service and much others food and drinks and the best for high altitude acclimatization before reaching Everest Base Camp at 5,364m.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek is an incredible adventure trip for people with a short time in Nepal Himalaya even, an ideal journey for trekkers who are eager to do Everest Base Camp Trek within a week over the time frame of 9 nights 10 Days with comfort EBC Helicopter Trek.

Nepal Spirit Adventure expertise team have specially designed this glorious EBC Helicopter Trek for strong travel and trekkers that who had already experience with high altitude trek in the Himalayan region but do not forget at all where you can take delight of world highest Mount Everest 8,848m with many mountains scenery along with impressive Buddhist monument of the High Lander the Sherpa community heritage and can able to observe traditional culture as it was for hundreds of centuries even before first summit Mt. Everest.

Along the EBC Helicopter Trek, we can see and enjoy to see the best Mountain View but besides the mountain vista, we can trek through the green woodland of tall rhododendron, pines, magnolia, oaks, birch, and fir tree charming in the shade of giant peaks of Khumbu and Everest Trek region. Trek to Everest Base Camp through Sagarmatha national park is another attraction and which national park is proved by the UNESCO world heritage site.

Before you book EBC Helicopter Trek with our crews, guys find the quality and experienced Nepal base local trek company in Nepal who has registered with Nepal Government and fully authorized by the Ministry of Tourism Civil & Aviation to organize EBC Helicopter Trek and strong EBC trek insurance for staffs must be provided by the trekking company.

9 Night 10 Days EBC Helicopter Trek package is included hotel in Kathmandu, international and domestic arrival departure transport, trek guide, porters with their daily wages and over $2, 0000.00 trek insurance coverage, air flight ticket from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu, lodges, 3 times hygienic meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner, quality trek equipment, permit and Helicopter ride from Gorakshep to Lukla.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter journey starts with a normal scenic flight to Lukla the gateway town to Everest, walking past lovely farm villages to reach famous colorful Namche Bazaar - Tengbuche - Dingbuche a rest day is worthwhile at Dingbuchefor acclimatization, before heading towards higher terrain.

EBC Helicopter Trek continues to lead you to picturesque Tengboche with its famed Monastery encircled with giant peaks of Everest, Amadablam, and series of peaks, as the adventure progress entering into wide barren and arid landscapes to reach our highlight and main destination at Everest Base Camp on the foot of world number mountain, with tremendous views of Khumbu Ice Falls and glaciers and then a hike up to scenic rocky hilltop at Kalapathar with an awesome panorama of the mountain with the closest view of Mt. Everest 8,848m at a mere distance.

Your lifetime experiences EBC Helicopter Trek concludes at Gorakshep, a former base camp in the early 1950 and 1960’s from Gorakshep we helicopter flight to Lukla then taking regular air flight back to Kathmandu with magnificent mountain flight. More adventurous holiday people can also take another longer trekking path such as Everest base camp trek, EBC Cho La Pass, Everest 3 high passes trail, Gokyo panorama trek, and Everest base camp with Island peak climbing.

The best month to do for EBC Helicopter Trek is from mid-February to June and last week of August to December those months are very suitable to do the EBC Helicopter Trek; the weather will be clear and can see beautiful mountains view along with the trekking, however, we organize this trek al the month in a year.

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On arrival in Kathmandu international airport received by Nepal Spirit Adventure guide or staff with a transfer to respective hotels downtown in the hub of Kathmandu city, after checking in and refreshment then you will receive details briefing by trekking manager about the trip you may have any question regarding of your EBC Helicopter Trek as per your booking and introducing with trek guide overnight in hotel Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1,315m | 4,314ft
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle

Early morning transfer to Kathmandu domestic airport for a short scenic flight of 35 mins to Lukla with panorama views of mountains, on reaching at Lukla with its unique airstrip start the trek towards Phakding on a good trail through traditional Sherpa farm villages with views of snowcapped peaks after a good walk of 3-4 hours reaching at Phakding for an overnight stop by the bank of Dudh Kosi River.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Phakding
  • Altitude: 2,840m | 9,318ft
  • Walking Hours: 2-3 Hours
  • Transportation: By Air

After breakfast morning walk continues following the river upstream most of the way, crossing few bridges over Dudh Kosi River and villages of Bhenkar and Monjo to reach Sagarmatha National Park entrance, from here leading to Jorsalle village for lunch, and then walk for few hours to the last bridge leading with a steep uphill climb for few hours to Namche Bazaar, Namche with many facilities good stores, shops, restaurant, pubs, cyber café, post office and banks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Guest House
  • Location: Namche Bazaar
  • Altitude: 3,440m | 11,287ft
  • Walking Hours: 6 Hours

From Namche morning walk leads up for 30 mins to the ridge with an aerial view of Namche Bazaar and overlooking beautiful towering peaks, the walk is easier on the gradual winding scenic path, then heading downhill to Imjatse river at Phunge-Tenga for lunch, after a break here walking uphill through quaint woodlands of rhododendron, pines, firs trees with marvelous mountain views the climb after few hours reaches at a beautiful spot of Thyangboche with its famous Buddhist monastery with a magnificent panorama of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Kangtenga, Thamasarku, Kwande and majestic peak of Amadablam, overnight in lodge.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Tengboche
  • Altitude: 3,867m | 12,684ft
  • Walking Hours: 5 Hours

Wonderful morning views of Everest and magnificent Amadablam, walk leads downhill for few hours to the bridge over Imjatse River, after the bridge walking on the open country where the tree lines disappear only for few sparse vegetation and juniperbushes, walking on the gentle uphill for a while to reach at Pangboche village at 3,900 meters, the last permanent village before Dingboche and beyond, from here a slow climb to Somara for lunch and continue walking on the nice terrain with the last climb to Dingboche village for the overnight stop, located in the Imjatse valley with a picturesque panorama of snow-capped mountains including North Face of Amadablamovernight in a nice standard lodge, facing super view of mountains with the cozy and warm environment of the lodge and its lovely dining.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Dingboche
  • Altitude: 4,350m | 14,271ft
  • Walking Hours: 5 Hours

Today is your one of the most important rest day for proper acclimatization, morning take a short hike on the hills for better views of Island peaks and Mt. Makalu in the far distance with other high snowcapped peaks. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Dingboche
  • Altitude: 4,350m | 14,271ft
  • Walking Hours: 2-3 Exploring

After pleasant rest at Dingboche, morning walk starts with an uphill walk for an hour commanding excellent views, and then on the gentle track with slow up most of the way to Thugla for lunch where the Khumbu glacier ends in a raging river and the route from Pheriche meets, after a fine break here a steep up for an hour to Thulga pass where there are memorials of climbers died in mountaineering expeditions to Mt. Everest, Lhotse, and other high mountains. From here a nice pleasant walk brings to Lobuche for an overnight stop.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Lobuche
  • Altitude: 4,931m | 16,177ft
  • Walking Hours: 6 Hours

Today heading towards our main destination of this fantastic adventure to Everest Base Camp, starting with a gentle uphill walk for few hours, and then a short steep climb near to Gorakshep walking on a glacier, moraine to reach Gorakshep with few lodges, located beneath Mt. Pumori and Kalapathar as the walk continues towards the east for few hours to Everest Base Camp overlooking Khumbu glacier and Khumbu Ice FallAfter a great time and feeling high beneath the world's highest mountain retrace the journey back to Gorakshep for an overnight stay at a lodge.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Gorakshep
  • Altitude: 5,170m | 16,962ft
  • Walking Hours: 6 Hours

The last adventure of this wonderful trip leads to the top of Kalapathar at 5,545m the highest point of this adventure, offers tremendous views of surrounding snow-capped mountains as far to the horizon including Mt. Everest at close distance and beneath the towering lofty peak of PumoriAfter a great time return to Gorakshep for breakfast and then board in a chopper helicopter ride to Lukla then regular air flight to Kathmandu with amazing views and landing at Kathmandu airport, our staff transfers you back to the hotel around the Thamel area with the rest of the day free at leisure.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: 3- Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu
  • Walking Hours: 2-3 Hours
  • Transportation: Helicopter + Air-flight

After a wonderful time on Swift Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trekking with grand service of Nepal Spirit Adventure, as per the flight time transfer to the international air terminal for your departure homeward bound or to next respective countries.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Altitude: 1,315m | 4,314ft
  • Transportation: Private Transfer
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Cost Details

  • International & Domestic Airport Arrival-Departure: Arrival and departure transfer from airport to hotel to airport by private transfer
  • Kathmandu Hotel: Twin sharing accommodation at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Domestic Flight: Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu by air as per the trip itinerary with departure airport tax
  • Helicopter Flight: Helicopter flight from Gorakhshep to Lukla with departure taxes
  • Trekking Accommodation: Lodge accommodation during the trekking, we provide comfortable lodges along the trek
  • Trekking Food: we provide hygienic organic meals of breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Trek Guide: English speaking Nepali guide (Government certify) including his daily wages such as food, accommodation, salary, flight, and insurance
  • Trek Porter: Inclusive 1 porter for 2 trekkers including his daily wages such as food, accommodation, and insurance along the trip
  • Trekking Route Permit: Applicable Everest trekking route permit
  • Trekking Equipment: Warm sleeping bag, feather-down jacket, and duffel bag provided
  • First Aid Kids: We provide a comprehensive medical kit along with the trekking of EBC
  • Taxes: Government and related local taxes are included in the trip price
  • Farewell Meal: We invite you one meal lunch | Dinner after the trek
  • Nepal Visa Fee: You can get a Nepal visa on arrival
  • International Airfare: International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Extra Baggage Cost: Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg of luggage, a cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Extra Night Hotel & Food In Kathmandu: Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Food in Kathmandu: Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Trekking & Travel Insurance: Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal Trekking Expenses: Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Trek Equipment: Personal trekking equipment
  • Tipping: Tips for guides and porters

Dates & Prices

Departure note

Departure dates are not convenient to you, you may choose alternate trip departure dates private trek can organize any time in the year.


Departure DateStatusPriceNote  
25 Jan, 2022 - 03 Feb, 2022AvailableUS$1990Confirm