Everest Heli Trek is an elite adventure designed for the trekking enthusiasts who wish to walk into Everest and fly out in style! It’s a perfect trip those with time-crunch, yet wish to enjoy trekking in the Everest. It offers a unique holidaying experience in Nepal!

The trek will begin from Lukla and will ascend up to the Syangboche village, as usual. From here, a chartered helicopter service will take you on a tour of Everest region and take you back to Kathmandu.

You’ll get to see some of the most mesmerizing Himalaya peak en route, namely; Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kantega, Lhotse and Nuptse. A brief stop at Kala Patthar will offer a rare glimpse of Mount Everest. After Kala Patthar, you fly out to Kathmandu via Kongde Ri 4,200 m. In Kathmandu, you’ll be treated with a special city tour and a lavish farewell dinner at the end of the day.

Is This Trip for me?
Trip Difficulty: Moderate

Poses challenge for the amateurs. It may require fair level of fitness. Maximum altitude remains around 4000 m – 4500 m and the hike requires around 5-6 hours a day.

Service Level: Standard

Luxurious accommodations with character and panache; arrays of private transport. Star Standard meals at Kathmandu and Everest! Niche service at every step guaranteed.


Day 1 Arrive in Kathmandu / Transfer to Hotel
Day 2 Fly to Lukla & Trek to Phakding 2,656 m (8,714 ft)
Day 3 Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,450 m (11,319 ft) 5 hours
Day 4 Trek to Syangboche – Heli tour to Kala Patthar & Kongde & Fly back to Kathmandu 6 hours
Day 5 Sightseeing Tour in Kathmandu
Day 6 Depart from Kathmandu
Keep a spare day or two to ensure you catch your flight to Lukla. The flights to Lukla are known to have often postponed or delayed because of the sudden changing weather conditions. In such a case, you may have to spend an extra night or two in Kathmandu. (The extra day spent in Kathmandu is to be borne by the Client)

Includes
  • Arrival airport pick and drop.
  • Dinner in one of the finest diners in Kathmandu before and after the trek.
  • 3 Nights at ★★★★ hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Entire land commute during the trip
  • Domestic flight, airport transfer.
  • Luxury Tea-house/Lodges during the trip.
  • (B,L,D) Meals during the trek.
  • 1 Certified Guide (Licensed & First Aid Trained)/1 Porter (For two).
  • TIMS Card/ National Park entry fee/Other Permits
  • All the Government and local taxes as per applicable.
  • 1 Duffle Bag and Company T-shirt.
  • Trekking Map and Group medical kit box (Diamox and First Aid Medicine).
  • Trip Completion Certificate.
  • Arrangement of Rescue/Medical Helicopter service; covered by your Insurance.
Excludes
  • Visa & Processing Fee.
  • International flight fares.
  • Meals other than during the trek and before/after complimentary dinner.
  • Mineral water and refreshments during the trek.
  • Travel insurance (Cover Helicopter evacuation and Trip Cancellation charges).
  • Guide/Porter Tipping.

Testimonials

In spite of our busy schedule, we were able to book our 5 days Nepal Trip in last August by Caravan Outdoors. They suggested to go to the Everest- Kalapatthar Helicopter Day trip and we followed it. After an our Chopper flight, we reached Lukla , then Kalapatthar, 5,500 m from the sea level. I felt a bit sick coz of High altitude but, we took down our flight to Tengboche after an our. We stayed a night over there and next morning back to KTM. It was just marvelous . Thank you Gautam for that Memorable Trip !!. ~David (USA)

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Additional information

The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.

NOTE: During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

Responsible Tourism

Being a responsible tourism stakeholder, we strive to offer our utmost help to the under-privileged and impoverished community. We work along with the Pioneer Foundation, a non-profit entity based in Kathmandu.

Currently, we help raise fund and donate it to help build schools and shelters at the Earthquake stricken regions of Central Nepal province. You can join the cause help donate or volunteer to teach at the primary level schools. Visit Community Center for more information.

  1. Arrival in Kathmandu
    At your arrival in Kathmandu, a member of our team will greet and receive you at the airport. You will be transferred to your hotel. Our representative will brief on your arrival about the trip. The rest of the day is yours. The evening we be spent enjoying complimentary local dinner in one of the finest local diners with a cultural program.
  2. Fly to Lukla & Trek to Phakding
    You will leave early morning to catch a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. The 45 minutes flight is an adventure in itself. Considered one of the most dangerous airports in the world, the experience of landing at Lukla Airport can be an overwhelming experience After a brief layover, you meet our guide and head up towards Dudh Koshi Valley to Phakding. You spend the rest of the day at the most lavish lodge in Phakding and enjoy its sophisticated services.
  3. Trek to Namche Bazaar
    On Day 2 of the trek, you make your way towards Namche Bazaar. Namche is the highlight of this trek. The passage to Namche lies inside Sagarmatha National Park, another highlight of the trek. It is bustling place. You may find hundreds of trekkers at Namche every day. The traders are equally busy selling rare curios, trek gears and other essential stuffs to the trekkers.
  4. Trek to Syangboche & Heli Tour
    You rise early for a hike to Shyangboche, situated just above the Namche. After relishing the brief hike you board the helicopter parked at Shyanboche waiting only for you, and fly towards Kala Patthar at 5,634 meters. The tour of Kala Patthar offers some of the best views of the Everest and the valley.Kala Patthar offers the only closest view of the Mount Everest. Seeing Everest, Nuptse and Lhotse at the same time can be quite exciting. You can spend time taking pictures and basking in the ambiance. Afterwards, you take the same helicopter and turn towards Kongde. After a brief layover at Kongde and a hearty breakfast, you’ll be carried towards Kathmandu. You will reach Kathmandu at noon, with few more hours in hand for touring the city.
  5. Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
    Kathmandu is the main cultural hub of Nepal and the historical city. The sightseeing tour of Kathmandu with the best tourist guide of the town will offer you a chance to visit Pashupatinath- the largest Hindu Temple of Nepal. After the visit of Pashupatinath, you will walk along the busy streets of Kathmandu to Boudhanath. A large domed shaped Buddhist stupa, Boudhanath holds huge religious significance among the Tibetan Buddhists of Nepal.After a delicious lunch, the tour will advance towards the Patan Durbar Square. The exemplary wooden and stone craftsmanship at the site makes a place the prominent attraction for tourists and shows the historical side of the Malla kingdom and Newari lifestyle. The tour will end with a serene trip to Swayambhunath, the most important landmark of Buddhism in Nepal. The evening awaits your with a complimentary farewell dinner at one of the finest diners in Kathmandu.
  6. Depart from Kathmandu
    You will be transferred to the Airport to catch your flight back home.
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Trips Details

Trip Length 06 days
Trek Length 03 days
Activities Trekking, Aerial Tour & Sightseeing
Max. Altitude 5,643 meters (18,513 ft)
Trek Style Tea-house (Lodges)
Meal Full board on trek
Accommodation
★★★★ Hotel ( Kathmandu)
Standard BB Lodges on Trail
Transportation Private Vehicle/Private Heli, Domestic Flight
Best Month February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November
Required (Min.) 2 Person
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