• Duration: 4 hours
  • Language: English
  • Join in Group
  • Type : Luxury
  • Season : Sept - May

Highlights

  • Amazing view of Mount Everest from Kalapathar
  • Close view of Mt. Amadablam and Thamserku from Everest View hotel
  • Delicious Breakfast at Everest view hotel ( worlds highest hotel)
  • An Aerial view of Namche Bazar and other sherpa village

Your Experience

Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour is designed to fit all of your needs and give you a personal, undisturbed experience high up in the mountains.

Have you ever imagined being so close to the highest peak of the world – Mt. Everest that you have a feeling you can almost touch it? Have you ever dreamed of watching the sunrise over the Himalayas as the first rays of the sun gently color their icy peaks? – If you are thinking yes, then join us in an unforgettable journey on a helicopter to the king of all the mountains!

The Everest Base Camp 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 to more rural, thin settlements of the rustic Nepal. 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. Even though you will already feel compelled by the beauty of the Himalayas in Lukla itself, what is waiting for you on the way to the Everest Base Camp will leave you breathless. Once the helicopter arrives in the vicinity of the Everest Base Camp, you will be able to see the highest peaks in the world right before your eyes – Everest, Lhotse, Amadablam, Thamserku and many more, including Khumbu glaciers. Whether your private helicopter will land in Everest Base Camp or not depends on the weather conditions.

The next stop of this great adventure will be Kalapattar where the helicopter will land so that you can fill your camera with some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world. After you are satisfied with your shots, the helicopter will land once again in Syangboche Everest View Hotel where you will have breakfast just on the foothills of the highest peaks in the world and breath in some of the freshest air there is on the planet! After having your stomach filled with some fresh and delicious food and your camera filled with some of the most spectacular shots, the helicopter will bring you back to Kathmandu and leave you with memories you will never be able to forget!

Itinerary

Day 1 : Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Day Itinerary

An Everest Base Camp helicopter day tour is a shorter version of the traditional trek, offering a quick and thrilling way to experience the Himalayas. Here’s a general outline for a day tour itinerary:

 

Morning: Departure from Kathmandu

  1. Early morning pick-up: You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Kathmandu and transferred to Tribhuvan International Airport.
  2. Pre-flight briefing: Receive a pre-flight briefing, including safety instructions and an overview of the day’s itinerary.
  3. Scenic flight to Lukla: Board the helicopter and enjoy a scenic flight to Lukla, providing stunning views of the Himalayan landscape.

 

Mid-Morning: Explore Lukla

  1. Land at Lukla: The helicopter will land at Lukla, giving you an opportunity to explore the town briefly.
  2. Tea or coffee break: Take a short break for tea or coffee in Lukla and enjoy the mountainous surroundings.

 

Late Morning: Flight to Everest Base Camp

  1. Helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp: Continue your journey with a thrilling helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp.
  2. Land at Everest Base Camp: Experience the awe-inspiring views of Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks. Spend some time taking photographs and soaking in the atmosphere.
  3. Brief Exploration: While time is limited, you may have a brief exploration of the Everest Base Camp area.

 

Early Afternoon: Return Journey

  1. Helicopter return to Kathmandu: Board the helicopter for the return journey to Kathmandu.
  2. Aerial Views: Enjoy aerial views of the Himalayas during the return flight.

 

Afternoon: Arrival in Kathmandu

  1. Arrive in Kathmandu: Land at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  2. Transfer to hotel: After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Kathmandu.

 

Please note that the actual itinerary may vary based on weather conditions, flight availability, and the specific arrangements made by the tour operator. It’s essential to check with the tour company for the most accurate and up-to-date information. Additionally, this kind of day tour is suitable for those with limited time or those who prefer a quicker way to experience the Everest region.

Price Info

Price is depend on group size, accommodate you would like to stay. Here is the group sharing price for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

  • 1 person $ 1350 sharing to 5 person
  • 2 person $ 1250 per person sharing to 5 person
  • 3 person $ 1190 per person sharing to 5 person
  • 4 person $ 1150 per person sharing to 5 person
  • 5 person $ 1000 per person

Trip Essentials Information

This is a luxury tour that takes you to Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu. It takes about 4 hours to finish the tour from Kathmandu to Kathmandu.

 

What to Carry

As you will be in higher elevation above 3800meters and reach on 5555meters, You need to carry warm down jacket, gloves, Hat, Sun glass and your personal things like Camera/Mobile phone, Passport etc,

What is the group size

We will place you in a sharing Helicopter that means there will be a group of 5 people in a Helicopter.

Best time to Go

Nepal has 6 seasons in a year and best time of doing this tour is from Mid of Sept to Mid of June and rest of other months will be raining. Among them, October to April is the best time.

Age Restriction

Any one can do from ages 5 to 80s but must not have any serious diseases that affect in the high altitude

Important

This is a sharing helicopter tour, Airport pick up and drop off service are Included, Pre departure information is provided

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