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Yes, a two week trek to Everest Base Camp! As most people can only take a two week holiday at any one time, an Everest Base Camp two week vacation hasn't really been a possibility.....until now!!! By using a private helicopter the return to Kathmandu takes just minutes instead of several days trekking. So, this Everest Base Camp Trek fits nicely into a two week holiday. Great, if visiting EBC and Everest herself has always been your dream, but you've never quite been able to find the time. Mindful of the challenging trekking and the necessity to acclimatise to the high altitudes, you'll trek the standard trail up to EBC, but after visiting Base Camp and seeing Everest from Kala Pattar you'll travel back to Kathmandu by private helicopter. This is an example itinerary and or illustrative purposes only reflects a "whistlestop trek" that assumes that the mountain gods have been kind with the weather and that any one undertaking it is both well-acclimatised and a very strong mountain walker. But, as this is a private Everest Heli Trek and can be customised we recommend consideration for day 9 as explained in the the detailed itinerary along with additional contingency.
Sleeping bags (4 season) will be required for nights spent in trekking lodges. We can arrange sleeping bag rental if required.
11 Days - Moderate/Challenging - Max altitude 5500m - 8 days walking- 2nts Hotels - 8nts Trekking Lodges
The price shown is for guideline purposes. The price is inclusive of all accommodation described in the detailed itinerary, (note some lodges may only provide dorm style accommodation and twin share private rooms may not be possible), all airport and land transfers, private charter helicopter from Gorak Shep to Kathmandu, private overland travel, internal flights as indicated in the itinerary, meals as indicated in the itinerary, porterage on trek, permits & fees & an english-speaking guide.
B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D=Dinner
Day 1 - Arrive Kathmandu
Day 2 - Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding
Day 3 - Trek to Namche Bazaar
Day 4 - Acclimatisation and rest day in Namche Bazaar
Day 5 - Trek to Thyangboche
Day 6 - Trek to Dingboche
Day 7 - Acclimatisation Day
Day 8 - Trek to Lobuche
Day 9 - Trek to EBC & Gorak Shep
Day 10 - Kala Patar and helicopter to Kathmandu
Day 11 - Depart Nepal
Don't forget this trek can be customised
See this example itinerary in detail here
£ GBP 1892
$ US 2490
€ EUR 2103
All meals on trek included
Example Itinerary Overview
NOTE: The price guide above is for a private party of 3 persons. A private, chartered helicopter represents a significant part of the over all cost of this trek and optimal use of seats on a helicopter has been taken into account. So, one helicopter can fly three clients AND the guide back to Kathmandu. For larger groups additional helicopter/s would be required seating up to 4 clients per helicopter. The total costs to charter one additional helicopter for two people being the same if the helicopter is chartered for four people.
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