4 Days Everest view Trek with Everest base camp Heli Tour

Good to Know
  • Duration 4 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Max. Altitude 5364
  • Group Size 2+
  • Trip Starts kathmandu
  • Trip Ends Kathmandu
  • Group Style Group and Private
  • Activities Trekking and Scenic mountain flight
  • Best Season Sept to May

Highlights

  • Magnificent Himalayan views, including Pumori, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Tawache, Lobuche, Lhotse, and Mt. Everest.
  • The magnificent Khumbu region and Sherpa culture.
  • Views from the air include lakes, rivers, glaciers, snow-capped mountains, and icefalls.
  • Take part in one of the world's best airborne adventures.
  • Flying over Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world's most famous and recognized national park.
  • Helicopters lands at Kalapatthar, the highest point on the planet.
  • Aerial views of a charming hamlet, a green valley, and a rhododendron and pine tree alpine forest.

Trip Introduction. 4 Days Everest view Trek with Everest base camp Heli Tour

The 4 day Everest view Trek with Heli Tour is an exhilarating and unforgettable journey that takes you to the heart of the Himalayas. The tour begins with a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, a small town at the gateway to the Everest region. From here, you will take a helicopter ride to Kalapatthar, a viewpoint that offers panoramic views of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks.

On the next day of the 4 Days Everest view Trek with Everest base camp Heli Tour, you will fly to the base camp of Mount Everest, where you will have the opportunity to land and explore the area. You will see the preparations for climbing expeditions and get a sense of the unique atmosphere at the base of the world's highest peak.

The third day of the tour includes a flight to Syangboche, where you will have the chance to visit the famous Everest View Hotel and enjoy a delicious lunch with a view of Mount Everest. After lunch, you will fly back to Kathmandu.

On the fourth day, you will have a full day free in Kathmandu to explore the city and its many temples, markets, and other cultural sites before your departure.
This tour is perfect for those who want to experience the beauty of the Himalayas and the thrill of flying close to Mount Everest, without any physical effort.

4 Days Everest view Trek with Everest base camp Heli Tour package includes Mt. Everest and other stunning peaks in the Mahalangur Himalayan range. The best part of this helicopter ride is ascending above the clouds and admiring the hypnotic beauty of the majestic mountains from above. This trip is one of the most amazing ways to see and become lost in the beautiful Himalayan landscapes. For those who do not have enough time to finish the lengthy and hard walk through the Everest foothills, the Everest Stopover in Kalapatthar (near Everest Base Camp) is a great option.

What makes the 4 Days Everest view Trek with Everest base camp Heli Tour with Landing Flight so unique and special? Why?

The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Landing Flight is unique and special because it offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see Mount Everest up close and personal. The tour typically includes a flight from Kathmandu to the base camp of the mountain, with a landing at an altitude of 5,364 meters (17,598 feet). The flight provides breathtaking aerial views of the Himalayas, including a close-up of the world's highest peak, Mount Everest. Additionally, the landing at the base camp allows for a brief exploration of the area, providing a chance to feel the unique atmosphere of the base camp and to see the preparations for climbing expeditions. A tour is also a good option for those who might not have much time, resources, or physical ability to trek to the base camp on foot.

The aerial views of the mountain peaks become increasingly visible as you fly beyond the peaks. The harmony of the various terrains will attract you as you take to the skies and fly over the Khumbu vistas. The green Trans Himalayan woods look to have been painted onto glaciated summits by nature. It is a remarkable occasion that will stay with you for the rest of your life.

Why go on an Everest view Trek with Heli Tour?

A four-day Everest helicopter tour allows individuals to experience the beauty and grandeur of Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayan mountain range without the physical demands and risks associated with climbing the mountain. The tour typically includes aerial views of the mountain, stops at base camp, and visits to nearby villages and monasteries. It also allows people to see the mountain from different angles and in different weather conditions. Additionally, it is a great option for people who may not be able to climb the mountain due to physical limitations.
Furthermore, it can be a fascinating and one-of-a-kind way to discover the region.

Who is the helicopter four-day tour for?

The Everest helicopter tour is appropriate for a wide range of people, including:

  • Adventurers looking for a unique approach to discovering the Himalayas.
  • People who want to go climbing but lack the physical ability or time to participate in a regular trek or climb.
  • People who want to see Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayan Mountain range but don't want to spend a lot of time on the trek.
  • Those interested know about the culture and lifestyle of the Sherpa people, residing around the Everest region.
  • Tourists searching for a less strenuous option to a regular trek or climb.
  • Individuals seeking a Himalayas region experience.

It's important to note that the tour will require some level of physical fitness, as we will be walking from Lukla to Namche.

What can I anticipate from the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour?

Soaring above Everest Base Camp, you may get a clear view of the magnificent Himalayas at Kalapatthar, one of the best views in the entire Khumbu region. There is also a panoramic view of the Everest massif and several of its neighboring summits. Aside from Everest, glimpses of the sacred Gokyo Lakes appear tranquil due to their natural beauty and majesty.

Everest Helicopter Landing Tour is the most relaxed and pleasurable way to spend your time. Many characteristics of Mount Everest can be experienced without enduring long periods of arduous trekking. Instead, you'll get a short and straightforward tour that highlights all of Nepal's best
qualities and moods.

How should you prepare and what should you pack for a four-day Everest helicopter tour?

Here are a few things to consider when preparing and packing for a four-day Everest helicopter tour:

Weather: Temperatures in the Everest region can be erratic, ranging from pleasant during the day to quite chilly at night. Layerable clothing, such as a fleece jacket, insulated pants, and a warm hat and gloves, should be packed.

Footwear: Comfortable hiking boots or shoes are required for the tour because some of the stops may involve light hiking. Packing a pair of lightweight sneakers or sandals for camp is also a smart idea.

Sun protection: Because the sun can be harsh at high altitudes, bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a wide-brimmed hat.

First aid kit: Keep a compact first-aid kit on hand with essentials like pain medicines, band-aids, and any prescription prescriptions you may require.

Camera: Because the journey will take you to some of the most stunning and iconic locations in the Himalayas, carry a camera to capture the moments.

Cash and documents: Bring enough money to cover any personal expenses, such as souvenirs or refreshments. Bring a valid passport, travel insurance, and all relevant permits.

Pack a small towel, toiletries, and a change of clothes for personal hygiene.

Nepal Trekking Planner will supply an oxygen cylinder during the flight, but it's always a good idea to double-check with them ahead of time. It's also important to check with trekking planner Nepal for any specific packing requirements or recommendations. And try to pack light, as you will be traveling by helicopter and the space is limited.

Local culture and religion:- Everest view Trek area

Phakding and Namche Bazaar are two villages in northeastern Nepal's Solukhumbu region, on the famed trekking route to Mount Everest Base Camp. They are home to the Sherpa people, an ethnic group noted for their mountaineering skill and stamina.

Traditional Sherpa culture and religion are on exhibit in Phakding and Namche Bazaar. Colorful prayer flags and mani walls, which are stone structures etched with mantras and prayers, are examples of this. There are also many chortens, which are Tibetan-style stupas that are typically utilized as places of worship.

The Sherpa people are primarily Buddhist, and several monasteries (gompas) and stupas can be found in these communities. Their culture is greatly influenced by Tibetan Buddhism, as evidenced by the number of shrines, sculptures, and prayer wheels decorated with prayer flags. The locals are extremely religious, as seen by their daily rituals and prayers.

Traditional Sherpa houses, made of stone and wood, with flat roofs and prayer flags swinging from the eaves, can also be found. Visitors may also be able to watch traditional Sherpa customs and activities such as the preparation of butter tea and traditional bread, as well as the spinning of prayer wheels.

Visitors can also purchase traditional Sherpa handicrafts, such as hand-woven textiles, jewelry, and other souvenirs, which are available in the local markets.

Which season is ideal for an Everest base camp helicopter tour with an Everest view Trekking?

The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Landing Tour Journey is available all year. Autumn and spring are the best times to see the Himalayas and the surrounding regions. This trek is possible during the winter and monsoon seasons, but only if the weather forecast and climatic changes are taken into account. Except in unexpected and unforeseen circumstances, the flight may be canceled due to abrupt weather changes. As a result, because the weather is unpredictable, we usually prepare for one or two extra days.

Travel insurance for an Everest view Trek with Heli Tour?

Yes, insurance is required for any type of travel, including a four-day Everest helicopter tour. The excursion takes place in a remote and mountainous area with restricted access to medical facilities and emergency services. Insurance can provide peace of mind as well as financial security in the event of an emergency.

When obtaining travel insurance for a Himalayan helicopter tour, seek for coverage for emergency evacuation, medical expenditures, trip cancellation and interruption, and lost or stolen baggage. It is also critical to ensure that the insurance covers any tour-related activities, such as helicopter flights.

It's also a good idea to check with your insurance company to see if they cover the activities you intend to undertake on the tour, and if not, to acquire additional coverage. It's also a good idea to read over the insurance specifics to ensure that you're covered in the region where you're going.

Altitude sickness during the 4 days Everest view Trekking with Heli Tour

Altitude sickness is possible during a helicopter journey to Mount Everest. Altitude sickness, commonly known as acute mountain sickness (AMS), happens when a person rapidly ascends to a high altitude and their body is unable to fully acclimate. AMS symptoms include headache, nausea, tiredness, and difficulty sleeping. It can cause fluid collection in the lungs or brain, which can be catastrophic in severe cases.

While flying in a helicopter is generally seen as a safe means to reach high altitudes, some persons may still be prone to altitude sickness. A quick ascent, a high-altitude destination, and underlying health issues such as heart or lung disease can all raise the risk of AMS.

It's worth noting that tour operators frequently supply oxygen throughout the trip to help with altitude sickness. Furthermore, if you are having signs of altitude sickness, you should notify your guide or pilot as quickly as possible and descend if necessary.

It's also crucial to remember that if you plan to travel to a high altitude, you should consult with your doctor to ensure that you're in good health and don't have any medical disorders that might make flying at a high altitude unsafe.

Outline Itinerary of Everest view Trekking with Heli Tour.

Day 01: Fly to Lukla, collect your luggage, and trek to Phakding (a 40-minute flight and a 4-hour walk).
Day 02: Trek to Namche (about 6 hour's walk)
Day 03: Rest and acclamation at Namche
Day 04: Namche Bazaar to Everest Base Camp, then back to Lukla

Important Note

  • 4 Days Everest view Trek with Heli Tour departure every day of the year.
  • This trip is fully customizable. We can customize the trip as per your need, please contact us.
  • This trip is available on both a Fixed Departure and a Private Group Basis.
  • This trip can be booked privately if you’re traveling solo or privately or with family.
  • Have a big group? We can help as per your needs.
  • We can help you make it fit your budget.
  • We accept instant booking and online payment.
Itinerary
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The 4 Days Everest View Trek With Everest Base Camp Heli Tour provides standard Itinerary days where some day's walks can be shorter or longer as per your physical fitness, some designated overnight stops can change, due to available rooms and other facilities and etc…….

We will follow the itinerary if its needs to be changed in case of weather, landslides, and difficulties on walks requiring more days where our leader and lead head guides decide to hold full authority for Trekking Planner Nepal.

  • AccommodationLodge/ Guest House
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Max. Altitude/Time2780m/9121ft
  • After breakfast at the hotel, our guide will meet you and take you to the airport for an exciting flight to Lukla.
  • All flights from TIA to Lukla depart in the morning. It’s because the wind rises in the afternoon and makes flying difficult.
  • The trip to Lukla is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will shiver your bones.
  • The lush hills and surrounding mountains will meet you as soon as you leave Kathmandu.
  • The view is beautiful. Tenzing Hillary Airport is one of the world's most severe high-altitude airports.
  • Soaring between the towering green hills and landing on a small path at the foot of the mountains will undoubtedly make your heart skip a beat.
  • Later, visit nearby villages or chill in the teahouse. We will have a long hiking day tomorrow. So, take enough rest.
  • Tonight, you will spend your time in the best guest house available.

Following an exciting journey, you will begin your climb to Everest Base Camp. You will meet porters in the airport prior to departure who will carry most of your loads. After getting ready, the tour guide will lead you along the crowded street to the start of the trip down to Phakding. You will walk along the Dudh Koshi River and the alpine forest, listening to nature's noises. After that, you'll cross the suspension bridge to go to Phakding. The exhilaration of walking above the swinging bridge will enhance your journey. Then, rest your luggage in a nearby teahouse.

  • AccommodationLodge/ Guest House
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Max. Altitude/Time3440m/11287ft
  • After breakfast, your Everest trekking trip to Namche Bazaar will begin. It's a challenging climb, but the breathtaking view, fresh air, and desire to reach the peak keep you going.
  • We'll make many stops along the way to see the surroundings.
  • On your route to Monjo, you'll pass through Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • The national park is home to several endangered plants and animals. If you're lucky, you could get a glimpse of some.
  • You'll pass through some wonderful Sherpa settlements on the way to Namche, including Monjo and Jorsale. Namche Bazaar is a lovely town in Nepal's Khumbu region.

Namche, often known as the Everest gateway, is a Sherpa settlement where you can do last-minute shopping. In the surrounding region, there are various businesses, cafeterias, computer cafés, hotels, lodges, and guest houses. Banks, ATMs, money exchanges, and a thriving local market greet visitors to Nepal's Everest area.

  • AccommodationLodge/ Guest House
  • MealsLodge/ Guest House
  • Max. Altitude/Time3440m/11287ft
  • Today is the day to take a break and rest your body.
  • It's a day set aside at Namche Bazaar for acclimating to new surroundings.
  • You will be reaching high altitudes with thin air the next day; therefore, it is critical that your body adapts to a new environment.
  • Your guide will take you to the viewpoint and the Sherpa Museum in Namche.
  • You will climb to the Everest View Hotel after admiring the magnificent views of the tallest mountains.
  • Hotel Everest View is one of the world's highest-altitude hotels.
  • As you go higher, the sights become more distinct.
  • From a location near the hotel, you may enjoy beautiful views of the majestic mountains: Ama Dablam, Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku, Khumbila, and Kwangde.
  • Then we travel down to Namche because today is an acclimatization day and we won't be gaining too much altitude.
  • Later today, you will visit the Everest Photo Gallery, Museum, and other attractions in Namche. In Namche, spend the night in a guesthouse.

  • MealsBreakfast
  • Breakfast at the hotel then walk to Helipad  
  • Today we take a helicopter from Namche to Everest base camp overflight and landed near Kalapatthar, taking in the awesome scenery along the way.
  • After arriving at Kalapatthar, we have some rest, take in the scenery, and live in the moment.
  • After a while, we'll take a flight back to Lukla and on the same day we take a regular flight back to Kathmandu, where the journey will end.
  • Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport, we will receive you from the airport and take you to the hotel. 

Not satisfied with this regular itinerary? Make your own.

Inclusions
What's Included
  • All airport pick-up drops are by private vehicle (for both international and domestic flights).
  • Welcome and farewell dinner in an authentic restaurant.
  • Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu flight ticket 
  • Namche to Everest base camp over fly to Kala Phattar stop and fly back to Lukla by Helicopter 
  • National Park entrance fee and Trekkers’ Information Management System( TIMS card).
  • A high experience, helpful, knowledgeable, friendly, English-speaking, well-trained, Government license holding guide. Price includes his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance.
  • Two guests to one porter with their insurance, salary, food, accommodation, and equipment.
  • We provide an assistant to guide his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance walking with the group to support where necessary as per the group size.
  • Twin/double shearing lodge accommodation in the mountain during the trekking.
  • Three meals a day; breakfast, lunch, and dinner and tea/coffee during the trekking.
  • First add kit.
  • Trekking Planner’s sleeping bag, down jackets, T-shirt, Cap, duffle bags, city and trekking route maps – if necessary.
  • Arrangement of emergency evacuation service (should have insurance for emergency evacuation and will be paid by your travel insurance company).
  • Oxymeter to check your pulse and oxygen saturation and heart rate twice daily during the trek (very useful to check Altitude Mountain Sickness(AMS) symptoms). This helps ensure your trek is in the safe as possible.
  • All applicable government and local taxes per the itinerary.
What's Excluded
  • Your Nepal Visa fees.
  • All the international air fare from and to Kathmandu.
  • all meals and accommodatoin in Kathmandu.
  • Personal travel and health insurance, insurance for helicopter evacuation.
  • In case of extra nights' accommodation, lunch and dinner in city due to early arrival and late departure as well as early return from trekking (due to any reason) than the given time period of itinerary.
  • Your personal expenses such as laundry, baggage charge, phone calls, battery recharge, bar and beverage bill, boiled or bottle water, hot and cold shower, extra porter, etc.
  • Tips to the trekking crews and drive.
  • Extra expenses due to flight delays, strikes, weather condition or any event out of our control.

 

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Suggested Equipment List 

  • Duffel/Rucksack bag/Suitcase (We provide one complimentary Trekking Planner duffel bag that is to be returned after the trip)
  • Day pack
  • Trekking shoes
  • Sports shoes or sandals
  • Sun Hat/cap
  • Warm woolen cap
  • Warm fleece jacket or puffy jacket
  • Waterproof Gore-Tex layer
  • Pullover or warm sweeter
  • Raincoat
  • 4/5 pairs of good quality socks
  • Hand gloves
  • 2/3 pairs of trekking trousers
  • 3/4 pairs of trekking shirts
  • 3/4 pairs of underwear (non cotton preferred)
  • Sun glasses
  • Water bottle
  • Flash or Torch light
  • Camera and batteries
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