EBC Heli Trek is a one-way trek to the base camp of Mount Everest (8848m). The trek offers scenic vistas of many mountains including some of the highest in the world: Mt. Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), and Cho Oyu (8188m). Also, you will return back on a helicopter so, the latter half of the trip is far easier. The trek also goes through thick forests to settle at the Everest Base Camp. Similarly, you also get a chance to explore and study the cultures and traditions of the Sherpa people.
EBC Heli Trek offers you the chance to embark on a trip filled with thrill and bliss. You get views of many beautiful snow-capped mountains on the way and from the EBC itself. Some of the mountains you can see are Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8463m), Cho Oyu (8188m), and Ama Dablam (6856m) among others. Furthermore, the trek also takes you to explore the UNESCO world heritage site of Sagarmatha National Park.
The EBC Heli trek starts with a sightseeing tour around the world heritage sites in the Kathmandu Valley. The next day, you’ll fly to Lukla and then trek to Phakding. Next, you’ll head to Namche Bazaar and continue to Tengboche passing some Sherpa villages. Here, you’ll visit the Tengboche Monastery and resume the trek toward Dingboche. Passing Thukla village, along the Khumbu Glacier, you head to Lobuche. Finally, from Lobuche, you’ll head to Gorakshep and then to the Everest Base Camp. You’ll explore the base camp and return back to Kathmandu by Helicopter.