There’s nothing cooler, wilder, and more adventurous than trekking Nepal’s far-off region. Away from the city’s hustle and bustle, it takes you deep into nature, between majestic cliffs, lofty mountains, and verdant hills. There are many hikes in the Himalayas, which offer visitors an incredible experience of walking classic trails and discovering the hidden jewel of Nepal.
Everest Base Camp trek is one of the few moderate hikes in Khumbu that takes you through several medieval towns and remote villages. It unfolds the hidden natural beauty of Khumbu with stunning landscapes that’ll make your jaw drop.
The trek will offer you a breathtaking view as you trek along the way to the base camp. But the journey won’t be as easy as you may think. Everest Base Camp Trek is quite challenging and arduous with several ups and downs.
We’ve to pave the way through deep forests and towns before ascending up the edge of a valley. After coming up Namche, the trail becomes steeper and upward sloping, making it difficult to climb.
We’ll be walking through several remote villages and wide valleys before heading to the mountain. Walking through the remote settlements will guive us a close look into the people’s lifestyles, cultures, and values.
You can explore many ancient monasteries, chortens, and mani walls on the way. The trek will introduce you to its wild subtropical forests, beautiful river valleys, and lush green hills.
A long haul on its steep and mountainous terrain will eventually bring us to the foot of Mt Everest. After reaching the camp, you can enjoy the mesmerizing view of Mt Everest, Ama Dablam, Nuptse and Cho Oyu.
On any clear day, you’ll get a crystal clear view of Khumbu glacier and icefall. You’ll also discover undulating landscapes and which looks magnificent. The trek to Kala Patthar will reward you with the beautiful sunrise view and fascinating glimpses of Chumbu, Lobuche, and Kangtega.
After the sightseeing, you’ll be flown back to Kathmandu on a private helicopter. The flight wll last anywhere from 30 to 45 minutes, providing you with the lovely shots of
Hence, there’s no doubt Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter return is the fastest and easiest way to get out of Khumbu while ditching all the long trails. It gets rid of all the steep walks and a trek on the rugged terrain along the glacial moraine.
There’s no need for you to descend the Dudh Koshi River Valley or delve into the forest back and forth. The helicopter will fly you high in the sky before leaving the valley and heading to Kathmandu.
Highlights of Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Return
- Spectacular landmarks, soaring peaks, ancient monasteries, and beautiful natural scenery
- Dramatic landscapes ranging from sweeping hills to forested valleys and mountains
- Scenic walk inside the Sagarmatha National Park
- Rich and varied wildlife such as musk deer, snow leopard, and colorful pheasants
- Get to learn the prehistoric culture, lifestyle, and heritage of local Sherpa people
- Beautiful sunrise view from Kala Patthar