The Ultimate Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek Guide

Dec 21, 2023

Welcome to Nepal Helicopters, your ultimate guide to experiencing the incredible Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek. If you are seeking adventure, breathtaking landscapes, and an unparalleled once-in-a-lifetime journey, look no further. This comprehensive guide will provide you with all the necessary information to plan your helicopter trekking adventure to Everest Base Camp.

Why Choose Nepal Helicopters?

As one of the leading Travel Agents specializing in helicopter trekking adventures, Nepal Helicopters is committed to providing an unforgettable experience. With years of expertise and a passion for adventure, we have crafted the perfect itinerary that combines the thrill of helicopter rides with the awe-inspiring beauty of the Himalayas.

Our experienced pilots are well-trained and knowledgeable, ensuring your safety and comfort throughout the journey. We prioritize your satisfaction and go the extra mile to make your trip extraordinary.

Exploring Everest Base Camp

Embarking on the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek allows you to witness some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world. The trek offers a unique opportunity to experience the immense beauty of the Himalayas from a different perspective.

Starting from Kathmandu, we take you on an unforgettable helicopter ride, providing stunning views of the mountains. As we approach Everest Base Camp, you will feel a sense of awe and wonder at the majesty of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks.

During the trek, you will have the opportunity to explore the Sherpa villages, interact with the local communities, and learn about their unique culture and way of life. The trek also includes visits to iconic landmarks such as Tengboche Monastery and Namche Bazaar, enriching your cultural experience.

The Helicopter Trek Itinerary

Our carefully designed itinerary ensures that you make the most of your time and truly immerse yourself in the beauty of Everest Base Camp.

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

Your journey begins with your arrival in Kathmandu, where our team will greet you and provide a warm welcome. We will assist you with the necessary arrangements and ensure a smooth start to your adventure.

Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing

Before embarking on your helicopter trek, take a day to explore the ancient city of Kathmandu. Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Durbar Square, immersing yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Nepal.

Day 3: Kathmandu to Lukla, Lukla to Namche Bazaar

Board a thrilling helicopter ride from Kathmandu to Lukla, where your trek begins. From Lukla, trek to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to Everest. Encounter stunning mountain vistas, lush green landscapes, and warm Sherpa hospitality along the way.

Day 4: Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar

Acclimatize to the altitude in Namche Bazaar and explore the vibrant local market. Take in the stunning views of the surrounding Himalayas and immerse yourself in the Sherpa culture.

Day 5: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche

Continue your trek to Tengboche, home to the famous Tengboche Monastery. The monastery offers breathtaking views of Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, and other peaks. Immerse yourself in the peaceful and spiritual ambiance of this sacred site.

Day 6: Tengboche to Dingboche

Trek to Dingboche, located in the beautiful Imja Valley. Enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayas, including Lhotse, Island Peak, and Makalu. Explore the picturesque village and experience the unique Sherpa way of life.

Day 7: Dingboche to Lobuche

Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche, passing through stunning alpine landscapes. Prepare yourself for the awe-inspiring views that await you at Everest Base Camp.

Day 8: Helicopter Ride to Everest Base Camp

The highlight of your trek is here – the thrilling helicopter ride to Everest Base Camp. Marvel at the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas and stand in awe of Everest, the highest peak in the world. Capture memories that will last a lifetime.

Day 9: Return to Kathmandu

As your helicopter trek comes to an end, we fly you back to Kathmandu, where you can take some time to relax and reflect on your incredible journey. Enjoy a farewell dinner and celebrate your achievements.


Embarking on the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek is a life-changing experience that offers a unique perspective of the world's highest peak. With Nepal Helicopters, you can trust in our expertise, exceptional service, and dedication to making your adventure unforgettable.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to explore the incredible beauty of the Himalayas, immerse yourself in Sherpa culture, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Book your Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek with Nepal Helicopters today and get ready for the journey of a lifetime!