“Trek to Sherpa villages that lie under the shadows of some of the tallest peaks in the world including Mount Everest and take an exciting heli tour to Kala Patthar (5242m), at the base of Mount Everest….”
An elite adventure, this trip takes you to Khumbu Himal, the homeland of Nepal’s tough mountain tribe, the Sherpas. The adventure begins with the thrilling flight to Lukla, the. Two days trek via Phakding and Namche we arrive at Shyangboche – the site of the World’s Highest Skydiving Adventure ‘Everest Skydive’.
Boarding a Fishtail Air’s helicopter at Shyangboche the heli tour begins flying over the towering Himalayan giants : Ama Dablam [6856m], Thamserku [6608m] Kantega [6685m] , Lhotse [8501m], Nuptse [7879m]and enter Mount Everest’s Western Cwm. The view of the mesmerizing Gokyo Lake from aboard the helicopter is just amazing. We stop briefly at Kala Patthar (5,545m) – one of the finest viewpoints to view Mount Everest up close and the site of the World’s Highest Cabinet Meeting. After exploring and taking pictures, we leave Kalapatthar and fly towards Kongde Ri (4200m) which has the world’s highest full service luxury resort – Yeti Mountain Home, Kongde. At the resort, we sit out enjoying the panoramic views of Himalayan Mountains and celebrate the completion of our Everest adventure over champagne and a sumptuous breakfast. After our meal we take the return flight to Kathmandu.
|TRIP DURATION||6 Days|
|ACTIVITY||Heli tour, Cultural Tour|
- Trek to Khumbu – the Sherpa homeland at the foothills of Mount Everest
- Heli tour – Fly over some of the world’s tallest peaks in the world and Mt.Everest’s Western Cwm- a magical glacial valley, known as the Valley of Silence.
- Transfer by Helicopter from Syangboche – the site of the world’s highest skydiving event, with stopovers at Kala Patthar plateau site of the World’s highest Cabinet Meeting’ & at the world’s highest luxury resort Yeti Mountain Home in Kongde.