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Everest Helicopter Tour


Trip Summary



Trip Mode : On Tea House / Lodge
Trip Duration : 03 Days
Seasons : Spring Autumn Winter Summer
Highest Point : Kalapathar 5,545 m
Fly Duration : 3 to 4 Hours
Activities : Helicopter Flight, Photography

Trip Introduction

The Everest Helicopter Tour kicks off at the Kathmandu Airport. When the helicopter takes off the landscapes beneath you will change from areal views of the many heritage sites of Kathmandu.

As the helicopter moves east, the snow-capped Himalayas start peeping from behind the clouds. After a short break at the airport in Lukla in order to get your private helicopter ready for the rest of the ride. The journey goes forward towards the real adventure.

At the beginning of Everest Helicopter tour, on the distance, you will see Mount Ganesh Himal, Langtang range, Shisha Pangma with the height of 8,014 meters above sea level. As the Helicopter flies further popular peak Dorjelakpa shows up with its’ height of 6970 meters and another little but beautiful white capped Phurbi Gyachhu which is always attractive from different locations.

Mean a while Himalayas come nearer and bigger. Your pilot always will smile and announce the names of the different Himalayas; also he will provide the profile of the view with the name of all mountains. When you go further you will see a virgin mountain (never climbed) Chhoba Bhamaree 5934 Meters, then you will be able to see very famous holy mountain Gauri Shankar; Shankar is a form of Shiva and Gauri is a manifestation of his female counterpart Parvati. This is also the main point to major our time that’s why our time is always odd with 15 minutes with rest of the world it will remain eye-catching from a long distance.

This sort of Everest helicopter tour is famous among sightseers with the restricted time period to Kathmandu Tour. When you take off from Kathmandu airport terminal the Helicopter begins traveling to the bearing of Everest in the meantime you will see the Himalayan extend to your left side keep your eyes open and get prepared with a convenient camera to take the recollections to impart them to others.


Everest Helicopter Tour Outline Itinerary 

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to Hotel.

Day 02: Morning transfer to Airport & ride Heli to Everest Base Camp & return to Kathmandu (4 hrs).

Day 03: Fly back to home or trip extensions


Eveerst Helicopter Tour Aircraft

 Helicopter  AS 350 B3E (H125)
 Power Plant  1 Turbomeca Arriel 2D
 Service Sling  23000 Ft
 Rate of Climb  1818 fpm
 Capacity  1 pilot+ 6 Passengers
 Cruising Speed  137 knots
 Max takeoff weight  2250 kg
 Endurance  3 Hours 20 Min

Day to Day Itinerary

Arrival in Kathmandu via respective air lines, transfer to hotels.

On reaching Kathmandu airport via respective airlines, Our guide or staff receives you with warm welcome then transfer to your hotels, after checking in join at lobby for meeting and briefing program our guide informs on Best of Nepal Tour which includes Jungle Safari with welcome dinner in a typical Nepalese Restaurant with Cultural Programs.

Morning transfer to Airport & ride Heli to Everest Base Camp & return to Kathmandu (4 hrs).

06: 00 AM: Pick up from your hotel and transfer to airport. 07:00 AM: Flight to Mt. Everest Base Camp (3 to 4 Hours). Land in Everest Base Camp and also land at Kalapathar for approx. of 20-30 minute for photography and then flight back to Everest View Point Hotel for breakfast. 10:00 AM: Helicopter flight back to Kathmandu 11:00 AM: Arrival to Kathmandu airport and transfer to your hotel

Fly back to home or trip extensions.

You can join another trip or Last day in Nepal as per your flight time transfer to Kathmandu international departure for flight back to home countries with a great experience around Best of Nepal exotic destination.

Cost Includes And Excludes

Cost Includes

  1. Airport Transfer by first class private vehicle
  2. 4 Hours Helicopter Flight to over the Himalayas and Mount Everest
  3. Breakfast at the world’s highest Hotel
  4. Everest Flight guides for the Journey.
  5. Oxygen Cylinder if Needed

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Lunch & Dinners in Kathmandu
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Travel Insurance
  • Service other than mentioned in Cost Include section