Everest Base Camp Trek Shortest Duration with Helicopter is suitable for those who has limited time and can afford helicopter ride back cost. Trekking history goes back on 29th of May 1953, the glorious day of Mount Everest, two great sons of the universe (Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary) achieved unforeseen success on the mission to the Mount Everest. The same move towards the summit of the greater Himalaya gave birth to various possibilities and hopes in the part of nature-lovers and researchers. Since then, trek to Mount Everest region has become well-liked among those who want to take taste of adventure along with fun and exploration. We are here to offer you Everest base camp trekking package which is two weeks’ time frame compatible. Mighty Mount Everest, Tengboche monastery, the Everest base camp, Kalapaththar, Gokyo, Khumbu glacier, Mongoloid Sherpa aka ‘Tigers of the Mountain’ and assorted flora and fauna are the main things to perceive in Everest base camp trekking.
Everest Base Camp Trek Shortest Duration with Helicopter can be undertaken throughout the year. However the autumn (September-November) and the spring (March-May) are the recommended seasons. The former season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views whereas during the latter one, different varieties of wild flowers especially rhododendrons make the hillside a hunting paradise. Mountain views are excellent and temperature is quit moderate.
Before starting the Everest base camp trekking from Lukla, we will reach there by a short but panoramic flight from the capital, Kathmandu. And then, the trail directs us to Phakding, Dudhkoshi valley and Namche bazaar respectively. In Namche aka Sherpa capital, we will feel aroma of Himalayan culture and rhododendron woods which, in addition, will encourage you not to put up the shutters of your eyes even a single moment. Proceeding ahead, stunning panorama of the Everest welcomes you from Tengboche monastery premises. Picturesque landscapes themselves define what the mammoth pleasure is. Climb downward to the local villages Pangboche and upward to Pheriche observing remote-inhabitants’ standard of living. Following Khumbu glacier, you will be led to Lobuche which is an ideal place to enjoy awesome view of Amadablam, Taweche and many other pikes.
After the next stop Gorakshep, you will fetch a lifetime move towards Kalapaththar, the chief altitude of the trip (5554 MASL) presenting peculiarity of the planet. While being here, you will realize that your decision to trek the base camp was absobloominglutely great! Be proud of visiting such magnetic arena; appreciate the Himalayas and be blown in the world of reality along with unrivaled instance of nature untouched by the influence of modernity.
Leaving Everest base camp and Khumbu, you will return back to Lukla airport and then fly to Kathmandu for the sake of completing the journey. This is the same flight which offers final opportunity to take glimpses of the superior Himalayas and you will be waving your hands of farewell with love and respect to the nature.
Optional extension Everest base camp helicopter tour
- Due to various distinguishing features we have been well established as leading trekking operator since 1995. Join Himalaya Holiday Service to:
- Quest peculiar Sherpa culture and lifestyle in Solukhumbu
- Get closer to a variety of flora and fauna
- Obtain personal care from our team throughout the trip
- Start and carry out the trip in your convenient time and length
- Take adequate rest days to minimize the risk of altitude sickness
- Enjoy stunning dusk over the Everest from 5545 MASL