Bookmundi
Book Now

11 Days EBC Trek Fly-out By Helicopter

From US$ 2,695 per person
  • Free Cancellation
  • No booking or credit card fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
highlights
  • Sightseeing at the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu City.
  • Visit Namche Bazaar, the Sherpa capital & the gateway to the Everest.
  • Attend Everest Base Camp & hike up to Kalapather for majestic views of Everest & others.
  • Most scenic helicopter flight back to Kathmandu head-to-head with the Himalayas.
This EBC trek and fly-out by helicopter trip is a great way to witness the Everest region and upon reaching the targeted location, Everest Base Camp, fly back to Kathmandu without the hassle of trekking back again. The program is designed for those who have a limited time and still wish to trek to the base camp, and after attending the base camp, fly back to Kathmandu on a charted helicopter.

The Everest Base Camp trek itself is one of the most popular trekking trails in the world. Six of the world's highest mountains including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu & Cho Oyu are located in the Everest region. Besides, trekking is a great way to witness the culture, tradition and daily lives of the people living in the Himalayas. The trekking trail passes through icy mountain rivers, small villages, high mountain settlements, dry lands, and Buddhist monasteries.

Upon reaching Everest Base Camp, one can spot the massive Khumbu glacier. A hike to Kalapathar gives you panoramic views of the Himalayas including Mt. Everest.
Day 1 Arrive in Kathmandu 3 Star Hotel

Arrive in Kathmandu and you will be transferred to your hotel.

Day 2 Kathmandu Sightseeing 3 Star Hotel

After breakfast, meet the city guide and start Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour with visits to UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath 'Monkey Temple', Pashupatinath- Hindu temple of Lord Shiva, Boudhanath- Buddhist Stupa. Afterwards, return back to the hotel.

Day 3 Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding (2652m) 3 hours Guest house

Early in the morning, drive to the domestic airport for flight to Lukla. Meet the trekking crew at Lukla then begin the trek to Phakding. The trail is filled up with green landscape and scenic view of Kusum Kangaru.

Day 4 Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hours Guest house

The trek continues after breakfast with stiff walk through a beautiful pine forest alongside the Dudh Koshi River. After a while, the check-post and entrance to the Everest National Park is reached.

The trail then follows the confluence of Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi rivers and reaches Chautara. Here, you will spot the first glimpse of Mt. Everest peering over the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. Namche Bazaar is reached upon 2 hours of continue walking.

Day 5 Acclimatization at Namche Bazaar, hike to Everest view 3-4 hours Guest house

This day is set for acclimatizing at Namche and you will hike to Everest View Hotel for great views of Mt. Everest. Later on, return back to Namche for the overnight stay.

Day 6 Trek to Tengboche (3860m) 5 hours Guest house

The trek starts with the trail being more or less smooth with few ups and downs. You will pass through Kayangjuma then Sanasa. The trail then crosses Dudh Koshi bridge to reach Punki Tenga. After a rougher climb you will arrive at Tengboche. There’s a big monastery at Tengboche.

Day 7 Trek to Dingboche (4410m) 5 hours Guest house

The trek goes to the upper trail passing through several Chortens, Mani walls and small villages. You will cross the Imja Khola and Pangboche village (3900m). Then the trial enters the Imja Valley and descends to Lobuche River. After a continuous climb Dingboche is reached.

Day 8 Trek to Lobuche (4910m) 5 hours Guest house

The trail climbs towards Duglha through the Khumbu Khola Valley. En-route you will pass along Dusa, Phulung Karpo and reach the Chola Lake. The trail then crosses a small bridge and ascends to Duglha. The trail still climbs up passing Chupki Larka and continues till Lobuche.

Day 9 Hike to Everest Base Camp (5400m) and return Gorak Shep 7 hours Guest house

You will go through many ups and downs today, After a steady hiking of about 3 hours, you will reach EBC from where witness the Khumbu Glacier and icefall. Later on, return to Gorakshep.

Day 10 Hike to Kalapathar (5550m) & fly back to Kathmandu on a 3 Star Hotel

This is the last day of your trek and you will hike to Kalapathar, which is popular for a 360 degree panoramic view of the Khumbu mountains including Everest. After Kalapathar, you will fly back to Kathmandu on a helicopter.

Day 11 Trip concludes

After breakfast, you shall be transferred to the international airport to catch your flight back home or to your onward destination.

what’s included
  • Airport pick up / drop off by private vehicle as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu including breakfast as per the itinerary.
  • Guided Kathmandu city tours inclusive of private vehicle and guide.
  • Flight fare from Kathmandu to Lukla and Chartered helicopter Charge.
  • Domestic airport departure tax.
  • Accommodation during the trek at guest houses/lodges.
  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek.
  • Experienced English speaking trekking guide during the trek including his transportation, food, accommodation, salary, equipment and insurance.
  • Sagarmatha National park entrance Permit and fees.
  • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees. (Please bring 2 passport size photos for TIMS & Permit)
  • First Aid medical kit.
  • Duffle bag, down jacket, sleeping bag and walking pole.
  • All government taxes, VAT and office service charge
Optional Addons (Available during check-out)
  • Porter
what’s excluded
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu if needed.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs for faster service)
  • International airfare and travel insurance.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, hot shower etc.)
  • Any kind of drinks (tea/coffee, hot chocolate, boiled water, bottle water, cola, beer etc.)
  • Tips for guide and porters (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 11 days
Tour Type Private Tour  
guiding method Live guide/instructor
guide language English
Meeting/Start Point Pick-up at your hotel or location in Kathmandu, Nepal
Good to know - Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, the provider can customized the itinerary as per your request to accommodate your specific requirements.
- Best Seasons: Autumn (Sept. to Nov.) and spring (March to May) are the best seasons for this trip when the weather is clear and pleasant. However, to avoid crowd and enjoy nature this trip is favorable during the winters (Jan to Feb) as well.
Cancellation Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.
other information
image description
{{(chatView=='product' || chatView=='viewoffers')?activeuser:getFirstName(activeuser)}}
{{productTitle}}
View Offer

Hello! from, {{activeuser}}

Replies will be sent directly to your email address, if offline.

  • Confused?
  • Queries?
  • Or just feeling alone?

Communicate with {{getFirstName(activeuser)}}

  • Replies will be sent to your own email address, from where you can continue the conversation.
  • 1. Your enquiry is sent directly to the company.
  • 2. They will reply to your own email, from where you can continue the conversation.

Communicate with Communicate with {{activeuser}}

  • 1. Your enquiry is sent directly to the company.
  • 2. They will reply to your own email, from where you can continue the conversation.
No conversations yet :(
Bookmundi
Hi ,
Thanks for your trip input. We will shortly connect you with a travel expert, usually within 24 hours. We will do our utmost to make sure that you get a trip of a lifetime.
Hi ,
We have a new trip planning request from the customer {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}}.
You are receiving this request because you have been hand-picked as one of Bookmundi's Travel Experts. We only hand-pick a few Travel Experts per destination. Being a Travel Expert comes with these important .
Having been selected as one of Bookmundi’s travel experts, please keep in mind the following important tasks and responsibilities:
  • 1 Please always answer the customer as soon as you get a new trip planning request.
  • 2 We appreciate that you take extra care in guiding and helping this customer.
  • 3 The customer's trip requirements are given above. With the trip requirements in mind, please help {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}} with customising a perfect trip itinerary.
  • 4 Being a Bookmundi travel expert the customer will expect that you are knowledgeable about the trip and that you will respond swiftly. Thus, if you feel that the customer’s trip requirements are out of your scope, please do let us know and we will assign another travel expert to help the customer, if needed.
{{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}} has the below trip requirements. Please help and guide him in the best possible way. When you and {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}} have created the perfect trip plan, please submit a travel offer to {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}}. Please see this video on how to submit a travel offer.
We've noted down your trip requirements below. You can easily them.
  • {{myRequest.title}}
  • Group Type: {{myRequest.no_of_adults > 0 && myRequest.no_of_children > 0?',':''}} {{(myRequest.group_type!='Single' && myRequest.group_type!='Couple')?'(':''}} {{myRequest.group_type}} {{myRequest.group_type=='Single'?' (1 Person)':''}} {{myRequest.group_type=='Couple'?' (2 People)':''}} {{(myRequest.group_type!='Single' && myRequest.group_type!='Couple')?')':''}}
  • {{myRequest.departure_month || myRequest.duration?'Approx. Dates':'Travel Dates'}}: {{myRequest.start_date | readableDate}} to {{myRequest.end_date | readableDate}} {{myRequest.departure_month}}, {{myRequest.duration}} Not decided yet
  • Travel Budget: {{myRequest.budget | budgetfullName}}
  • Trip Details:
Bookmundi
Here's a quick overview of how our travel expert service works:
  • 1 We connect you with a hand-picked and qualified travel expert who can match your trip requirements. The advantage of working directly through a travel expert is that you get the best and unfiltered advice from the very beginning.
  • 2 The travel expert will help you with creating and customising a trip for you. If you have any questions or concerns relating to the trip, the travel expert will also be able to help you with those.
  • 3 When you feel that your trip is exactly per your wish, you'll be able to book the entire trip here on Bookmundi.
Bookmundi
You will receive an email when the travel expert joins the conversation. If any further input or questions, please feel free to contact us at customerservice@bookmundi.com.
Bookmundi
{{myRequest.reject_reason?myRequest.reject_reason:'Sorry, Your trip request has been rejected.'}}
img description img description
{{getFirstName(activeuser)}} has joined the conversation {{msg.message}}
img description img description
{{getFirstName(activeuser)}}
seen

{{(duplex.offer_mode==1 && messages.length==1 && iamagency==1)?'Messaging this user is blocked momentarily':settings.bolcked_message}}
{{qResponse.message}}
{{errorMessage}}
The message you are writing will be delivered as an email because {{getFirstName(activeuser)}} is currently offline.
  • {{files.file_name}}
Bookmundi
{{myRequest.title}}
Bookmundi
Hi ,
Thanks for your trip input. We will shortly connect you with a travel expert, usually within 24 hours. We will do our utmost to make sure that you get a trip of a lifetime.
Hi ,
We have a new trip planning request from the customer {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}}.
You are receiving this request because you have been hand-picked as one of Bookmundi's Travel Experts. We only hand-pick a few Travel Experts per destination. Being a Travel Expert comes with these important .
Having been selected as one of Bookmundi’s travel experts, please keep in mind the following important tasks and responsibilities:
  • 1 Please always answer the customer as soon as you get a new trip planning request.
  • 2 We appreciate that you take extra care in guiding and helping this customer.
  • 3 The customer's trip requirements are given above. With the trip requirements in mind, please help {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}} with customising a perfect trip itinerary.
  • 4 Being a Bookmundi travel expert the customer will expect that you are knowledgeable about the trip and that you will respond swiftly. Thus, if you feel that the customer’s trip requirements are out of your scope, please do let us know and we will assign another travel expert to help the customer, if needed.
{{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}} has the below trip requirements. Please help and guide him in the best possible way. When you and {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}} have created the perfect trip plan, please submit a travel offer to {{getFirstName(duplex.udf.name)}}. Please see this video on how to submit a travel offer.
We've noted down your trip requirements below. You can easily them.
  • {{myRequest.title}}
  • Group Type: {{myRequest.no_of_adults > 0 && myRequest.no_of_children > 0?',':''}} {{(myRequest.group_type!='Single' && myRequest.group_type!='Couple')?'(':''}} {{myRequest.group_type}} {{myRequest.group_type=='Single'?' (1 Person)':''}} {{myRequest.group_type=='Couple'?' (2 People)':''}} {{(myRequest.group_type!='Single' && myRequest.group_type!='Couple')?')':''}}
  • {{myRequest.departure_month || myRequest.duration?'Approx. Dates':'Travel Dates'}}: {{myRequest.start_date | readableDate}} to {{myRequest.end_date | readableDate}} {{myRequest.departure_month}}, {{myRequest.duration}} Not decided yet
  • Travel Budget: {{myRequest.budget | budgetfullName}}
  • Trip Details:
Bookmundi
Here's a quick overview of how our travel expert service works:
  • 1 We connect you with a hand-picked and qualified travel expert who can match your trip requirements. The advantage of working directly through a travel expert is that you get the best and unfiltered advice from the very beginning.
  • 2 The travel expert will help you with creating and customising a trip for you. If you have any questions or concerns relating to the trip, the travel expert will also be able to help you with those.
  • 3 When you feel that your trip is exactly per your wish, you'll be able to book the entire trip here on Bookmundi.
Bookmundi
You will receive an email when the travel expert joins the conversation. If any further input or questions, please feel free to contact us at customerservice@bookmundi.com.
Bookmundi
{{myRequest.reject_reason?myRequest.reject_reason:'Sorry, Your trip request has been rejected.'}}
No conversations yet :(
person
{{agReviews.agency.name}}
{{agReviews.ratings.rating}} - {{agReviews.ratings.rating>4.5?'Excellent':agReviews.ratings.rating>3.5?'Very Good':agReviews.ratings.rating>2.5?'Average':agReviews.ratings.rating>1.5?'Poor':'Very poor'}}
{{review.product_review_title}}
For {{review.productt.trip_title}}
{{review.name}} From {{review.country}} At {{review.edit_date?review.edit_date:review.add_date | date:'mediumDate'}}
“ {{review.total_score>4.5?'Excellent':review.total_score>3.5?'Very Good':review.total_score>2.5?'Average':review.total_score>1.5?'Poor':'Very poor'}} ” “ {{review.product_score>4.5?'Excellent':review.product_score>3.5?'Very Good':review.product_score>2.5?'Average':review.product_score>1.5?'Poor':'Very poor'}}”
Back to top