Everest base camp trek and return back by helicopter are designed for those mountain lovers who would like to explore the top of the world and Sherpa's homeland in the shortest period of time. Normally, the Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary is more than 5 days with a Moderate to Strenuous walk through the world's highest National Park Sagarmatha National Park, listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. But for these 5 Days, Everest Base Camp Trek is created especially by almost every age group as a perfect and complete package with a three-day short trek and a helicopter luxury flight to the Everest Base Camp. This Everest Base Camp Trek and Return Back by Helicopter 5 Day offers all kinds of thrills and chills you want and grants you the incredible experience value of each penny.
The Five Days Everest Base Camp Trek goes through the motherland of the mountaineering pannier legendary Sherpa, their unique culture, Buddhist serene on the lap of the gigantic mountain, and the playful wildlife alpine forest in the Khumbu region. During this Everest Base Camp Trek, 5 Day hike only for a few days in the lower elevation of the Everest region where there is almost no risk of high altitude sickness apparently less challenging but worth it. This is known as Everest Base Camp Heli Trek staying in a luxury hotel the entire trek.
Everest Base Camp Trek and Return Back by Helicopter is nothing less than a familiar 14 Days Everest Base Camp Trek, these Everest Base Camp Trek 5 Days present a full opportunity to enjoy Mother Nature in the Everest region, breathtaking mountain scenery, and people live hood in a short time. You will witness gigantic mountains including the top of the world “Mt. Everest 8,848.86 m”, Mt. Lhotse (8,516m) -4th highest peak in the world, Pumori (7,145m), Lingtren (6,695m), Khumbutse (6,623m), Changtse (7,550m), Nuptse (7879m), and others surrounding snowcapped mountains. These 5 Days Mount Everest Base Camp Trek Helicopter goes through the Sherpa settlement to explore their unique culture and tradition.
The short Everest Base Camp Trek and Return Back by Helicopter can be done relaxing and feel of trekking without the exhausting and strenuous of a lengthy toddle to the Everest Base Camp. We at Nepal Mother House assume that you will enjoy it as a lifetime experience. The Helicopter Trek to Everest Base Camp commences at Lukla after a 25-minute scenic exciting flight from the capital city of Kathmandu, then onward to Namche Bazaar via Ghat, Phakding, and Manjo along with the Dudh Koshi River Bank with wonderful mountain scenery, beautiful landscape, waterfall, Buddhist Rock painting, Chortens, monasteries, lush alpine forest, cross the suspension bridge hanging above the raging river and eye witness of hospitable Sherpa culture and tradition. From Namche, the trail ascending to the hill above the town to the Syangboche Airport (3,720m) for overnight staying, where you are amazed at the jaw-dropping mountains to view and surrounded by natural beauty, then take a luxury Helicopter flight to the Everest Base Camp (5,360m), land at nearby most popular viewpoint Kalapatthar (5,555m) then fly back to Lukla.
During the Everest Base Camp Trek and Return by Helicopter, you will traverse for three days in the world's Highest National Park “Sagarmatha National Park” and take a helicopter flight for 2 hours to get to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar. When you land at Kalapathar, you will be astonished while seeing the mind-blowing scenery of the mountains just in front of you, the top of the world ‘Mt. Everest’ can be seen just a stone-throwing distance. The base camp of Mt. Everest can be seen beneath gigantic mountains, from where the Khumbu Glacier begins with an incredible arid and marine landscape, Khumbu icefall can be seen above the Everest Base Camp. This is the place, where you have been dreaming of stepping on foot for a long time for real eyes to witness. EBC Trek and Fly Back by Helicopter are enormously remarkable voyages that you definitely visit once in a lifetime! Let life be experienced in nature for a while to this real splendor of the world, we at Nepal Mother House help you to go across it.
This Everest Base Camp Trek and Return Back by Helicopter is especially for those nature lovers who have shortened time for the Nepal holidays but do not want to miss out on visiting Mt. Everest Base Camp. If you would like to extant Everest Base Camp Trek by Helicopter for a good amount of time, we at Nepal Mother House Treks pay your attention even more time to explore the piece of paradise. Our 12-Day Everest Base Camp Budget Trek and 16-Day Everest Base Camp Trek might be suitable for you. If you require any further information regarding Everest Base Camp Trek by Helicopter feel free to write us anytime. We are here for your assistance to fulfill your desire.
Chose the Best Season for Everest Base Camp Trek
Nepal is a small country in the world contest, although there are various climates available in the year-round due to geographic diversity. Normally, we have the two most popular seasons for trekking; spring (March, April & May) and autumn (September, October & November) are the best time for the Everest Base Camp Trek. The weather is pleasant with the crystal-clear sky, suitable temperatures with spectacular views, and many fast festivals.
Trek in Everest Base camp During Spring Season to see Expedition
Spring begins from March to May with appropriate weather neither cold nor hot; it will be a clear sky with amazing scenery of sky-soaring mountains. This is the right time for Rhododendron (Nepalese National flower) to bloom and start greenery. Likewise, many festivals such as Shivaratri, Phagu Purnima (aka Holi/festivals of colors), Ghode Jatra (Festival of Hoarse), Chaite Dashain, Nepali New Year Celebration, Matatirtha Aushi (Mother’s Day), Buddha Purnima (Birth Day of Lord Buddha), Matsyendranath Jatra and many more festivals are falls in the spring season.
Spring is one of the best time traverses in the Himalayan due to favorable weather, that’s why many trekkers from different corners of the world visit Everest Base Camp Trek. Moreover, spring is one of the best times for mountaineering, so you can see many groups in the Everest Base Camp for the Everest Expedition. On the trail, you encounter much wildlife and various vegetation inside the Sagarmatha National Park.
During the daytime the temperature is fair (15 to 20 degrees at lower elevations and 10 to 15 degrees Celsius in the highest elevation); though the nights and mornings are slightly colder (5 to 10 degrees Celsius at a lower elevation and 0 to 5 degrees Celsius in highest elevation) and it can be dropped to zero degrees Celsius. Above the 3,000-meter elevation after 3 to 4 PM will be covered by clouds and dropping temperatures. As this is perfect weather, there are fewer chances of canceling the flight. But the high Himalayan weather is unpredictable, it might change anytime, so, we at Nepal Mother House suggest you bring with you every trekking gear in case it rains or snow falls.
The best Trekking Time Autumn
Autumn is the king of the trekking season in Nepal. It commences from mid-September to November with neither a hot nor cold atmosphere. Autumn is an ideal time for the Everest Base Camp Trek and Return Back by Helicopter. During the daytime, it will be stunning with clear skies and spectacular scenery of mountains. During the daytime, it would be 15 to 20 degrees Celsius at a lower elevation, and at night would be colder to like around 10 degrees Celsius. Likewise, the temperature at the highest elevation of the trek will be 10 to 15 degrees Celsius in the daytime, and at night will be dropping 10 to – 4 degrees Celsius. But the weather would depend on the following day’s weather circumstances.
Autumn is not only perfect for the mountain scenery, but this time many festivals like; Nepal's biggest festivals “Dashain”, Tihar (Dipawali), Chhatra, etc. are in this season. If you are interested in these festivals and people's traditions and culture autumn is the best time to visit Nepal. You can share cultural and festival experiences with each other while celebrating such a blissful moment. Nepal is known as a living cultural museum.
Do You Need Travel Insurance for this Trek?
Travel insurance is obligatory for all clients due to the high elevation trek in the lap of the top of the world. It should cover your personal liability, altitude up to 5,500 meters, for emergency evacuation, medication, loss of luggage, and cancellation of flights, international, and local. For this, you need to keep a copy of the insurance policy with you and provide us with it. If in case you need emergency evacuation, we at Nepal Mother House will assist you in cooperation with your insurance company in this situation.
Important note for Everest Base Camp Trek 5 Days
- Hot water for showering, recharging batteries (camera, mobile, and gadget), and tipping or leisure activities add up to your cost.
- Gratitude for the guide and porter is approximately 10 to 20% of your trek price.
- In case of unexpected events like unfavorable weather conditions and flight cancellations beyond our control, you need to take care of extra hotel nights and meals in Kathmandu or Lukla.
- You need to be physically fit and mentally well prepared for this Everest Base Camp Trek for 5 Days.
- You are advised to use a neck wallet or money belt while traveling to keep your passport, air tickets, cash, and other valuable items safe.
- Don’t bring your valuable belongings, especially jewelry while you are on the trek. If in case you bring them, you can put safe deposit boxes in the hotel which are the most secure way of storing your valuables.
- For safety, better to have a lock on your luggage.
- If you are traveling in a group, please note that your group leader can modify or cancel any part of the itinerary if necessary due to safety concerns.
Everest Base Camp Trek and Return Back by Helicopter 5 days is a lifetime thrilling experience trip in the heart of the Himalayan in the shortest time with a return by helicopter ride. We at Nepal Mother House are here to organize your trip to see the top of the world and explore the Sherpa homeland in 5 days.
**Important Note:Due to the air traffic at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, the Lukla Flight will be conducted from Manthali Airport at Ramechhap during Trekking peak season (March, April, May, and October, November) which is 4 to 5 hours’ drive from Kathmandu. For more details kindly go through the link: Lukla Flight from Ramechhap.