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Trek to Everest Base Camp with Helicopter Return - An Unforgettable Adventure with Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd.
Are you ready to embark on the journey of a lifetime? Everest Base Camp (EBC) is a dream destination for trekkers and adventure enthusiasts from around the world. Situated in the heart of the Khumbu region, this trek offers stunning landscapes, rich Sherpa culture, and the chance to witness the world's tallest peak, Mount Everest. Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. is here to make your trek to Everest Base Camp with a helicopter return an unforgettable experience. In this blog, we'll provide you with all the essential information you need for this incredible adventure.

Trek Cost

The cost of the Everest Base Camp trek with a helicopter return may vary depending on factors such as group size, services, and trek duration. On average, the cost can range from $3,000 to $5,000 per person. Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. offers competitive pricing with top-notch services.

Trek Duration

The standard duration for this trek is around 14-16 days. However, Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. can customize your itinerary to suit your preferences.

Guide and Porter

Your trek to EBC will be led by experienced and knowledgeable guides who are well-versed in the local culture and terrain. They will ensure your safety and comfort throughout the journey. Porters are available to carry your luggage, leaving you free to enjoy the trek without the burden of heavy backpacks.


  • Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m)
  •  Arrive in Kathmandu, where you will be greeted by our team and transferred to your hotel. Rest and prepare for the upcoming adventure.
  • Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
  • Explore the vibrant city of Kathmandu, visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) and Boudhanath Stupa. Meet with your guide and fellow trekkers for a trek briefing and equipment check.
  •  Day 3: Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m) and Phakding (2,610m)
  • Fly to Lukla, the gateway to the Everest region. Begin your trek to Phakding, a charming village nestled along the Dudh Kosi River.
  •  Day 4: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m)
  • Trek through lush forests and cross suspension bridges. Reach Namche Bazaar, the bustling heart of the Khumbu region.
  •  Day 5: Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar
  • Acclimatize to the altitude by taking short hikes and exploring Namche. Visit the Everest View Hotel for breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas.
  • Day 6: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,860m)
  •  Trek to Tengboche and visit the famous Tengboche Monastery, surrounded by stunning mountain vistas.
  • Day 7: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,410m)
  • Hike through rhododendron forests and reach the village of Dingboche, known for its breathtaking landscapes.
  • Day 8: Acclimatization Day in Dingboche
  • Spend the day exploring Dingboche and acclimatizing to the higher altitude. You can take short hikes for acclimatization and enjoy the scenic beauty.
  •  Day 9: Dingboche to Lobuche (4,940m)
  • Trek to Lobuche, where the landscapes become more rugged and the air thinner.
  •  Day 10: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170m) and Everest Base Camp (5,364m)
  • Reach Gorak Shep and continue to Everest Base Camp. Take in the breathtaking views and return to Gorak Shep for an overnight stay.
  • Day 11: Hike to Kala Patthar (5,545m) and Helicopter Return to Kathmandu
  • Early morning ascent to Kala Patthar, where you'll witness a stunning sunrise over Mount Everest. Afterward, return to Gorak Shep and board a helicopter for a scenic flight back to Kathmandu.
  • Day 12: Departure from Kathmandu  It's time to bid farewell to the Himalayas as you depart from Kathmandu.


1.    Airport transfers in Kathmandu.
2.    Accommodation in Kathmandu, Lukla, and along the trek.
3.    All domestic flights as per the itinerary.
4.    Experienced trekking guide.
5.    Porter service.
6.    All necessary permits and entrance fees.
7.    Helicopter flight from Gorak Shep to Kathmandu.
8.    Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
9.    First aid kit.


1.    International airfare to and from Nepal.
2.    Nepal visa fees.
3.    Travel insurance.
4.    Personal expenses and equipment.
5.    Extra meals and beverages.
6.    Tips and gratuities.

Why Choose Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd.?

    Expertise: With years of experience in organizing treks to Everest Base Camp, Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. ensures that your journey is safe, enjoyable, and memorable.
•    Personalized Itineraries: They tailor the trek to meet your specific needs, whether you prefer a longer or shorter journey.
•    Professional Guides: Their guides are well-trained, knowledgeable, and passionate about the region.
•    Safety First: Safety is a top priority, and they are equipped to handle any situation that may arise during the trek.
•    Responsible Tourism: They are committed to sustainable and responsible tourism, respecting the local culture and environment.
This Everest Base Camp trek with a helicopter return is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that offers the best of both worlds: the thrill of trekking in the Himalayas and the luxury of a helicopter ride back to Kathmandu. Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. will ensure your trip is seamless and unforgettable.
So, what are you waiting for? Contact Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. today to start planning your adventure to the Everest Base Camp, where breathtaking landscapes and the world's tallest peak await you. It's time to make your dream a reality!
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