> Trek to Everest Base Camp in style
> Helicopter ride in and out with views of the highest peaks in the world
> Stay in the best lodges on the Everest Base Camp trek
Do you want to get the most out of this once in a life-time adventure? Join us on the world famous Everest Base Camp trek with a twist. Hop on board a helicopter to fly to the trailhead in Lukla and stay in the best available lodges along the route. You'll have your private porter and with a generous bagage allowance of 25kg, you can bring whatever you need. We'll provide you with a local SIM and a power bank so you can stay connected throughout the trek.
This 9-day package is ideal for those trekkers with limited time and want to experience Everest Base Camp and Kalapathar. The helicopter ride back from Gorak Shep offers a close, stunning and panoramic view of many of the highest mountain peaks in the world.
*The price of this trek is based on a minimum of 2 people sharing. If you are trekking alone, contact our trekking experts to see if there is a group you can join.
If needed, your transfers from and to the airport are included.
All necessary transfers (bus, taxi, flights, etc.) as described in the programme are included.
The total amount covers not only your own basics, but also those of your guide and porter. No unpleasant surprises.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are prepared during the trek. The meals are basic, but will give you enough energy for your appetite. Fruit is also available after each meal.
Coffee and tea are also organized by the trekking company. Every morning fresh coffee and tea are made. There are scheduled breaks to enjoy this.
The total amount includes costs for the permits needed for the Everest Base Camp Trek. This also applies to the TIMS Card, to the Trekkers Information Management System.
In order to pull in the Himalayas as prepared as possible, it is important to bring a good down jacket and sleeping bag. These are provided by your trekking company.
We also have a cap, t-shirt, and a roadmap for you. Not only are they ideal for trekking, but they are also beautiful souvenirs.
If your group is larger than 6 people, we will take an extra assistant guide with you to support you.
The guides carry an altitude sickness kit to monitor your pulse rate, oxygen saturation, and heart rate twice a day (very useful for monitoring the symptoms of altitude sickness (AMS) at altitude).
Instead of a plane you'll take a helicopter to Lukla, saving you a lot of time.
This trek includes staying at the best lodges possible in the Everest Region.
Luxuries services such as desserts after dinner, a hot shower and Wi-Fi should is included in this luxury trek in the Himalayas.
You will have your personal porter on this trek. The maximum bagage allowance is 25kg.
Wherever possible we get you the best room in the tea houses. From Tengboche up there are no real luxury options, but we will secure the best rooms.
An English speaking trekking guide will accompany you on your trek.
The helicopter ride from Gorak Shep to Lukla and from Lukla to Kathmandu are included. These rides save up 3 days of trekking.
Your trekking company will not take responsibility for the travel visa for Nepal. This should be organized by yourself. Contact your local Nepalese embassy for the latest visa information.
The total amount is also exclusive of flights to and from Nepal. To get an idea of which airlines are flying on Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM), have a look at the website.
Before and after the trek you have to take care of your own accommodation.
All personal expenses such as drinks at the bar, washing and other similar expenses are for your own account.
Your international travel insurance is your own responsibility. It is important that your travel insurance also covers adventures at a high altitude. Discuss your itinerary with the insurance company before you travel to Nepal.
Tips for guides and porters are exclusive. 10% of the total amount is an excellent target price, but the final amount is up to you.