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EBC trek return by heli FAQ'S

1. Is it possible to return from Everest Base Camp via helicopter?
Yes, it is possible to return from Everest Base Camp via helicopter. Helicopter return flights are available as an alternative to trekking back the same route.

2. What is the maximum number of passengers a helicopter can carry from Everest Base Camp?
The maximum number of passengers a helicopter can carry from Everest Base Camp depends on the type and size of the helicopter. Most commonly, helicopters used for this purpose can carry around 4 to 6 passengers.

3. Are there weight restrictions for passengers on the helicopter return flight?
Yes, there are weight restrictions for passengers on the helicopter return flight. Helicopters have a maximum weight limit, and the total weight of passengers and baggage should not exceed that limit for safety reasons

4. Is the helicopter return flight subject to weather conditions?
Yes, helicopter flights in the Everest region are subject to weather conditions. Flights may be delayed or canceled if the weather is unfavorable, especially in the high mountain areas. Safety is a top priority, and flight operators will not take off in unsafe conditions.

5. What is the duration of the Everest base camp trek helicopter return trek?
The trek to Everest Base Camp and back by helicopter in Kathmandu is 8 trek days.

6. Are there any age restrictions for the EBC trek?
While there is no specific age limit, trekkers should generally be physically fit and capable of handling the demands of high altitude trekking.