9 Days Mount Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Return
Have you ever imagined waking up with great views of glistening snow-capped Himalayan mountains accompanied by freshly brewed coffee? Then, the 9 Days Mount Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Return is the ideal package for you. We have designed our Everest Base Camp trek itinerary, including an overnight stay in the most beautiful villages in the Khumbu region. On Everest Base Camp trekking, you get to spend the night in comfortable lodges constructed to provide accommodations in the Himalayas. The trek is led by an English-speaking expert mountain guide that ensures your safety during the venture. The interactions with locals, the enchanting mountain landscapes, the fluttering prayer flags, and the serenity of the Himalayas all make the Everest base camp trekking 9 days a fantastic holiday.
The 9 Days Mount Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Return begins with a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. From here, you trek to Namche Bazar via Phakding. Here, you will get a chance to look into the unique and simple lifestyle of Sherpa people. Along with that, you will also come across the ancient culture and traditions of the locals that are thriving in every corner of the region. In Namche Bazaar, we have an acclimatization day and a side excursion to Hotel Everest View. The trail will then take you to the Tengboche monastery, built in 1916 by Lama Gulu. This is the oldest and the biggest monastery in the Khumbu region and has huge importance.
As you will walk towards the lap of the world's highest mountain, Mt. Everest (8,848 m), you get to indulge in the sensational Himalayan landscape. The trail is extremely beautiful and packed with a diverse range of flora and fauna. Rivers, streams, suspension bridges, old-wooden bridges, and prayer wheels add more life to the route. Likewise, you will get to see panoramic views of numerous mountains like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Pumori (7,161 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Makalu (8,481 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Baruntse (7,162 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), etc.
Upon reaching Everest Base Camp, you hike up to the very famous Kala Patthar Viewpoint from where you get to witness 360-degree views of Everest and glorious sunrise. After exploring, you take a scenic heli ride back to Kathmandu. During these few days, you will find yourself in calm and tranquil surroundings that will let you unwind and reflect on your life. The 9 Days Mount Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Return is an adventurous and once-in-a-lifetime journey that one should definitely go on. For information regarding the trek, kindly contact us anytime.