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Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar Trek

Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar Trek: A Premier Adventure in the Himalayas

This is one of our exhilarating trip to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar trek, specially designed for experienced trekkers. Unlike the conventional route starting from Lukla, we offer a unique itinerary that begins with a direct helicopter flight to Namche Bazaar, significantly reducing travel time and enhancing your trekking experience.

Why Choose Our Trek? :

Exclusive Itinerary: We fly directly to Namche Bazaar, bypassing the crowded Lukla route, ensuring a more serene and personalized trekking experience. This direct approach allows trekkers to acclimate more efficiently and focus on the stunning landscapes and cultural experiences.

Spectacular Views: As you soar higher in the helicopter, the landscape transforms into a surreal dreamscape. Deep valleys and sheer cliffs carve their way through the earth’s crust, while glaciers cascade down the mountainsides. The crystalline blue hues of the glaciers contrast starkly against the snow, creating a breathtaking panorama that is best viewed from the air.

Experienced Guidance: Our trek is tailored for seasoned trekkers, ensuring a challenging yet rewarding adventure. Our guides are experienced and knowledgeable about the region, providing insights into the local culture, geography, and history.

Highlights of the Trek

Everest Base Camp (5,364m): One of the most popular trekking destinations in the world, attracting over 40,000 trekkers annually. This iconic location serves as the launching point for climbers aiming to conquer the world’s highest peak. The base camp is surrounded by dramatic vistas of snow-capped peaks and sprawling glaciers, captivating visitors with its raw beauty and untamed wilderness.

Kalapatthar (5,545m): Known for its stunning panoramic views of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks, Kalapatthar offers a unique vantage point that is barely 5 kilometers from Everest Base Camp. At 5,545 meters above sea level, it provides an unparalleled view of the world’s tallest peak, making it a highlight of the trek.

Cultural Experience: Immerse yourself in the rich Sherpa culture, with visits to local gompas and encounters with yak herders. The region is inhabited by Sherpas, especially in the areas below Dingboche, where herds of yak graze in the green meadows during summer. Numerous gompas dot the trail, offering a glimpse into the spiritual life of the Himalayan people.

Quick outline Itinerary for Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar Trek

Day 01: Namche Bazaar (3,440m) – Accommodation: Guest House

Day 02: Tengboche (3,860m) – Accommodation: Guest House

Day 03: Dingboche (4,343m) – Accommodation: Guest House

Day 04: Labuche (4,930m) – Accommodation: Guest House

Day 05: Kalapatthar (5,545m) and Everest Base Camp (5,364m), then to Gorakshep (5,100m) – Accommodation: Guest House

Day 06: Trek to EBC and return to Pheriche (4,371m) – Accommodation: Guest House

Day 07: Fly back to Kathmandu

Adventure in Comfort

Experience the grandeur of the Himalayas from the comfort of a helicopter, offering a unique perspective of the world’s tallest peaks. The descent back to Kathmandu by helicopter ensures a swift and scenic conclusion to your adventure, providing an unparalleled view of the Himalayas that will be etched in your memory forever.

Pricing and Group Size

Group Size: A minimum of 5 people is required for this trek. The pricing is based on one helicopter for 5 people. Smaller groups can be accommodated at a higher cost, ensuring flexibility for different group sizes.

Price: The cost is designed to be competitive while providing a premium trekking experience. For smaller group sizes, the price would be higher, reflecting the exclusive nature of the trek.

Essential Information

Difficulty Level: This trek is designed for experienced trekkers. Prior high-altitude trekking experience is essential to ensure safety and enjoyment. The trek involves significant altitude gain and requires good physical fitness.

Best Time to Trek: The ideal seasons for this trek are pre-monsoon (March to May) and post-monsoon (September to November). These periods offer the best weather conditions and the clearest views of the mountains.

Enchanting Landscapes and Cultural Riches

As you traverse ancient trails, you’ll pass through remote mountain villages, each offering a glimpse into the rich cultural tapestry of the Himalayan region. The trek not only challenges your physical limits but also fosters a deep connection with nature and the timeless allure of Mount Everest.

Book Your Trek

Join us for an unforgettable adventure to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar Trek. Contact us today to secure your spot and experience the incredibl!

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Namche Bazaar (3440m) - Normal Guest House accommodation

Pickup at your hotel in Kathmandu, transfer to domestic airport. Fly to Phakding in the morning and then after sometime trek to Namche Bazaar through via Benkar and Jorsalle. It takes about six hours to reach Namche Bazaar.

Day 02: Tengboche (3860m) - Normal Guest House accommodation

The trail goes through rhododendron forest to reach Tengboche, the main monastery of the Khumbu area. Tengboche lies at the base of Kangtega and its ridge offers spectacular views of Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamaserku, Tawache and Khumbila. The trek is about 6 hours walk.

Day 03: Dingboche (4343m) - Normal Guest House accommodation

Descend from Tengboche and cross Imja Khola to reach Pangboche, spectacular views all around. Proceed to Dingboche. The total time to reach Dingboche would be 5 hours.

Day 04: Labuche (4930m) - Normal Guest House accommodation

After 5 hours trek you reach to Labuche. It is a normal meadow between glacier and the Labuche peak (6145m). You can feast your eyes on Tawoche (6542m) and Nuptse
(7879m) towering almost 2 kms directly overhead.

Day 05: Kalapatthar and Everest Base camp, Gorakshep (5164m) - Normal Guest House accommodation

On this day, the trek involves going to and returning from Kalapatthar (5545m). So early start is necessary. The trail goes along the Khumbu glacier through masses of rocks. Ascend Kalapattar for Panoramic views of Pumori (7161m), Mt. Everest 8848m, the Tibetan peak Changtse (7501m) and many other peaks. This is also possibly the best vantage point for viewing Mt. Everest and other famous peaks in the area

Day 06: Trek to EBC and return to Pheriche (4371m) - Normal Guest House accommodation

Early start to Everest Base camp and return to Pheriche. Descend all the way to Pheriche.

Day 07: Fly back to Kathmandu

After breakfast and some time exploring around we fly to Kathmandu. You will be picked up in Kathmandu airport and transfer to your hotel.


  • 01. Fly in and out by Helicopter
  • 02. Trek guide and porter
  • 03. All meals during the trip
  • 04. Lodge accommodation
  • 05. National Park permits and TIMS permit


  • 01. Personal nature expenses
  • 02. Tips to the guide and porter
  • 03. Emergency evacuation by Helicopter


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