Everest view short trek with Heli chopper tour cost - 5 Days

Highlights of Everest view trek with helicopter tour-

  • Explore the 5 days Everest base camp trek with a helicopter ride within days.
  • Massif view of the Khumbu valley, hidden landscape and UNESCO listed Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Close encounter via Everest trek and helicopter chopper with the world highest Himalayas like Mt Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Ama Dablam, Gaurishankar, Pumori.
  • Thrilling flight to the world highest and dangerous airport to Lukla.
  • Enjoy the amazing sunrise view of the great Himalayas including Mount Everest
  • Explore the unique Sherpa cultures and hidden beauties of the Everest region.

Overview 

5 days Everest base camp trek is quick to explore actual trekking of foothill of Mount Everest. Normally Short Everest trek is suitable for the anyone age group.  You can complete this  Everest view trek within 5 days so that you do not spend the entire two weeks on the trek. The first flight from Kathmandu to Lukla can see the magnificent view Himalayas and the beautiful landscape. Once you landed at Lukla airport start walk to Phakding.

Your trail passes via Dudhkoshi rivers, Sherpa village, numbers of suspension bridges and reaches Phakding. After Phakding next day trek to Namche Bazar on the way see the beautiful Jorsalee, suspension bridge, passes via UNESCO World Heritage site the Sagarmatha National Park, view of Mount Everest.

Everest base camp helicopter tour is a thrilling experience lifetime. You can enjoy seeing the close view of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam fly on the way to Kalapathar and fly back to base camp. You can also enjoy seeing the Khumbu valley and Khumbu Icefalls which is the best landmark of the short Everest base camp trek with a helicopter chopper tour. Likewise, we offer you a private trip as well as a group joining the trip to the short Everest base camp trek.  Thus Everest view helicopter tour is easy so everyone can join it with different option on the trip.

Sunrise Adventure treks team will wisely manage your trek with awareness of the COVID pandemic and follow the government guidelines on the trip. You can enjoy the best sunrise view of the grandeur world tallest Himalayas including Mt. Everest, Mt Cho Oyu, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Ama Dablam and many more which is the ultimate journey of the Everest short trip. Sunrise Adventure treks team will wisely manage your trek with careful of COVID pandemic and follow the government guidelines.

Food, drinks and accommodation on Everest Base Camp trek

There are various types of accommodation like a tea house, lodges, luxury lodges are available on the trek. So accommodation part you have to confirm before you book the trek. Food and drinks are next important during the Everest base camp trek.

You can get varieties of cuisines during your EBC trek. Likewise, you can get macaroni, Chowmein, Pizzas, parathas, Dal Bhat, Indian food, Chinese food, Continental foods are normally on the Everest trek.  You can use boil water, bottled water or tap water during the trek. Beverage and drinking water cost extra have to bring extra money for the drinks items.

 

Best time of the Year for Everest Base Camp trekking

The highest season for Everest base camp trekking is Spring( March to May) and autumn (September to November). During this peak, season the weather looks fantastic and can see the massif sunrise and sunset views of the mountains and nature. Even there is a rare chance of flight cancellation in good season. Monsoon (June July and August) is cloudy and raining and winter (December, January and February) is cooler and frozen of ice even few people can do Everest trek in monsoon and winter too. You can do this Everest Heli chopper tour any time of the year as a private trip.

Those trekkers who like to avoid crowded can do this trek in winter and monsoon but need to passion about the good weather for the Kathmandu Lukla Kathmandu flight or can charter a helicopter which cost a bit extra.

Overview

Day: 1 Kathmandu – Lukla Flight (30-35 min) & Lukla – Phakding Trek (866ft., 2640m.): 3 – 4 hours – B.L.D

Day: 2 Phakding – Namche Bazaar trek (3440m., 11319ft.): 5 – 6 hours – B.L.D

Day: 3 Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar & Hike to Khumjung (3970m., 13020ft.): 5 hours – B.L.D

Day: 4 Helicopter fly  to Kalapatthar (5550m., 16962ft.):  then fly back to Lukla

Day 5: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu – 35 min. flight – B.D

Itinerary

Day 1

Includes

  • All airport pick up and departure
  • All transportation two flight ticket -fly Kathmandu to Lukla & Fly out from Lukla to Kathmandu, A/C car, tourist deluxe bus during trips
  • Helicopter chopper from Everest base camp to Lukla
  • Standard trekking lodge during trekking
  • Kathmandu sightseeing with city tour guide
  • Whole accommodations during trips
  • Some necessary equivalents as we can provide
  • Full board meals during trekking as mention in the itinerary (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner )
  • First aid medicine items
  • Trekking permit & TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System)
  • Necessary staff, guide & porters their salary, accommodation, meals and their insurance, two professional guides (for two guest one Sherpa porters to carry baggage )
  • One special cultural show and farewell dinner program
  • Our government tax official expenses

Excludes

  • All your personal expenses any types of drinks
  • Tour entrance fee in the city, your extra meals in Kathmandu, accommodation, bar bills etc,
  • Clients international air ticket
  • Clients travel insurance & tips for the trekking crew
How difficult is EBC trek and how can I Prepare?

Trek to Everest Base Camp is a very challenging and life-changing experience that can be attainable by many people nowadays. Our company provides you with a porter and a guide with policy or travel insurance. As altitude is one of the main reasons for sickness, people with very weak ankles, knee, hearts and lungs will not be appropriate for such trekking. It’s not just like a walk around the park; there are numerous ups and downs during trekking. So, you should be well prepared for trekking to Everest Base Camp.

What about the safety measurements and altitude sickness do the guides and porters have their insurance in EBC trek?

Worrying about safety measurements? Our guides having long experience are much professional for handling such issues with various means of safety measurements. For common health issues like headache, common cold, diarrhoea, vomiting, we provide you with first aid medicines. In case of being sick in the mountain, Sunrise Adventure Trek will make proper arrangements rescue by helicopter, for this, you should have better travel insurance. If our guide and porters may suffer from sickness, they have also travel and medical insurance and we will also rescue them by helicopter if in case of any emergency.

What about the weather conditions and Lukla flight?

What about the weather conditions and Lukla flight?
Firstly, we have to take a flight to Lukla in the morning then we start the trek from Lukla but sometimes due to the air traffic and weather problems, the flight may be delayed or cancelled. Due to the uncertainty of the Lukla weather, we are not sure about the untimed flight. If there will be frequent weather problem, we do arrange a flight by helicopter chopper and for this, you have to pay additionally

What about guide & porter, do they have well training?

Guides and potters provided to our guests had complete accomplishment of several pieces of training required for their professions by the Ministry of Nepal Tourism. Having well experienced in the tourism sector our guide or potter, make it easy to explain all the information required for trekking and can create a very familiar environment for the guests.

What about the communication system during trek?

As all the porters and guides are well certified by the Ministry of Nepal tourism they can easily understand and speak the English language during the trek. Guides and porters have a cell phone to contact. On the other hand, we can also provide you with guides and potters according to your own understanding of your native language but it may cost a bit extra cost.

Do I need to give tips to guiding potter and if how much?

It’s difficult to mention tipping, but normally people can give about 10% of their total payment to the guide and porter. Even tips are up to you you can provide additional up to their service.

What is the limitation of weight to Lukla flight and where do I store my extra bags?

You can carry 10 kg luggage plus a 5 kg handbag for the Lukla flight is included in the air ticket. If you want to carry more than the limit you have to pay extra charges. You can keep your extra bags in your hotel or in our trekking office in Kathmandu.

What kind of food, drinking water and accommodation do we have on EBC trek?

Trek to Everest Base Camp with Sunrise Adventure Trek includes trekking lodges or guest houses as accommodation with twin bed sharing room, if you are in a group and if you are a solo traveller, you have a private room but cost a bit extra. Regarding meals, you will have few options to choose the menu. So that you can choose from like continental foods, Italian, Indian and Chinese cuisine etc. For drinking water, you can buy mineral bottles or safe drinking water from the hotel. Although you can bring water tablets and take water from the tap.

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Everest view short trek with Heli chopper tour cost

Trip Facts

  • Trekking
  • 5550 M
  • Kathmandu
  • Easy
  • 5 days