EBC Helicopter Tour - Everest Base Camp Trek with Heli Return is an adventurous as well as comfortable journey covering all the Himalaya views in Khumbu region and making a way back through helicopter. The trek starts after catching a scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla.
Kalapatthar is the highest point to stand on during Everest Base Camp trek which is about 5,545 meter. The top of the viewpoint uncover the charm of big Himalayas such as Mount Everest (8,848 meters/29,029 feet), Nupste (7,861m/25,791 ft), Changtse (7,580m/24,862 ft), Lhotse (8,516m/27940 ft) appears to be smaller. When the morning sunrise hits the mystic mountains, the astonishing view makes the trip worth it.
The best thing about returning from helicopter is the amazing view of mountains can be seen by flying from the top. In addition to this, one can save their number of holidays for next trip, it is enjoyable for people who do not want to return the same way after getting into the destination. However, it's more costly than normal trip of EBC but once the trip is taken the remarkable scene of Himalaya and the enchanting khumbu regionis worth the cost.
The unique culture and tradition of this place itself is an amazing thing that pleases the travellers. Tengboche monastery, the oldest Sherpa celibate monastery, traditional crafts, lifestyle of Sherpa and monks is one of the interesting portions you encounter during the adventure.
The rare kind of flora and fauna of this Himalaya region consists about 118 species of birds such as Himalayan monal, blood pheasant, red-billed cough, some rare mammal species including musk deer, snow leopard, Himalayan black bear and red panda can be spotted on the way.