Everest Base Camp Heli Trek- 12 Days

EBC Trek with Helicopter Return
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Everest base camp Heli trek
Trekkers on EBC Heli Trek
Journey to the base camp of everest
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At a Glance
Duration12 Days
Trip GradeStrenuous
Maximum Altitude5,550 m
Best TimeSept - May

Everest Base Camp Heli Trek with Comfort


The Everest Base Camp Heli Trek is one of the shortest itineraries to the base camp of legendary Mount Everest. The 12-day adventure trip is specially designed with a Helicopter return after the hike to Everest base camp. We run this Everest base camp trek with Helicopter return, ensuring comfort and proper safety backup. This adventure trip suits best to trekkers who want to stand at the legendary Everest base camp but cannot afford the longer time.


Hiking from Lukla to the Base Camp of Everest


Let the Everest base camp Heli trek begin with a thrilling flight to Lukla. You follow the journey to Namche Bazaar through the Pakding and Manjo. Two nights stay at Namche for much-needed acclimation and exploration. It is time to witness the ornately decorated famous monasteries at Tengboche and Pangboche en route to Dingboche. This valley is nestled in a sunlit, facing the most majestic mountain of Amadablam. It is an excellent place for another set of acclimations to adjust to the thinner air.

The alpine landscape before is more rugged and breathtaking as we ascend above the tree line on the moraine to Gorak Shep via Lobuche. Climbing to Everest base camp via the Khumbu Glacier moraine might be difficult. The slow and steady ascend rewards an incredible achievement in leaving a footprint on this iconic adventure destination. If you have ever dreamed of witnessing the stunning wonder of the majestic Himalayas and mesmerizing glaciers around you, the scenery from Kalapathar will stay with you forever. Last night at Pheriche before you take the Helicopter return ride out to Kathmandu via Lukla. This is an incredible way to complete the Everest base camp with a Helicopter return amid the most stunning valleys and majestic mountains. There is no need to worry about the return leg flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.


Safety on Everest Base Camp Heli Trek


Enjoy your stay at a deluxe hotel in Kathmandu. Similarly, comfortable teahouses with attached bathrooms are available at most places on a trek. A reliable and medically trained guide leads your journey to the Everest base camp trek with Helicopter return. Proper safety with a supplementary oxygen cylinder and medical kit handy on your adventure journey. This 12-day Everest base camp Heli trek is best suited for family or friends who have less than two weeks to conquer the base camp of mighty Everest.


Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Return in 12 Days


We pioneer this 12-day Everest base camp Heli trek with helicopter return. The season of spring, fall, or even December is the best time to join on this incredible journey to Mount Everest. Don’t miss out on the fantastic opportunity to conquer the EBC in less than two weeks in style and comfort.


12 Days EBC Heli Trek Itinerary

Less than a two-week holiday to leave the footprint at Everest base camp. Here is the guideline itinerary of 12 days at Everest base camp with a helicopter return.

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Day 01
Day 02
Day 3-4
Day 05
Day 6-7
Day 8-9
Day 10
Day 11
Day 12
Cost Details
  • Customize airport pickups and drops.
  • Deluxe hotel on Twin share in Kathmandu as in trek plan
  • Stay at the Lodge with an attached bathroom on the trek beside Lobuche and Goreakshep.
  • Kathmandu Lukla on regular Flight
  • Pheriche Kathmandu Helicopter ride out via Lukla
  • Full board meals on the trek: breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
  • Reliable and medically trained trek guide with the support crew
  • Proper Safety on Trek: Oxygen cylinder and medical kit
  • Free use of company gear like a sleeping bag and warm jackets
  • Complementary trek Duffle bag, T-shirts, and trek map
  • Khumbu VDC entry permit, Everest National Park fees, and Government taxes.
  • Nepal Visa fees,
  • Your travel insurance of any kind.
  • International Airfare
  • All Drinks and main meals in cities.
  • Beverage Drinks
  • Tips to the trek crew
  • Items of personal expenses like the hot shower, battery charge, Wi-Fi, etc.
Route Map
Heli Trek map of Everest base camp
Altitude Chart
elevation of Helicopter Everest base camp trip