Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour gives you an aerial perspective of the Himalayas including the world’s tallest peak, Mount Everest. Watch the Himalayas unfold from the comfort of the helicopter. Fly above Everest Base Camp and stop briefly at Kala Patthar (5550m), the most popular viewpoint in Everest Region. Moreover enjoy breakfast at Shyangboche surrounded by Himalayan peaks, before flying back to Kathmandu. Your luxurious Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour begins from Kathmandu. Get a bird’s-eye view of the entire city before flying onwards to Lukla, the ‘Gateway to Everest’. As you fly parallel to the Himalayan range, you can view an endless chain of frozen mountains. Next, after a brief stopover at the Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Lukla for refueling, the aircraft takes off again towards the mountains. Watch people including trekkers with backpacks moving like ants on trails cut deep on the mountainsides. Fly above Sherpa settlements, solitary yak herders’ camps and ancient monasteries.
Everest base camp Helicopter tour takes you close to the mighty Mt. Everest. Who wouldn’t have the dream of getting close to the highest mountain on the earth- Mt. Everest? Its wilderness has a separate charm. However, going to the Everest Base Camp and having close views of Mt. Everest may not be viable for everyone. Therefore, Everest Heli Tour has designed for those who would love to be close to the mountains. Nepal without any difficulty and would like to enjoy the majestic views of mountains, glacier, glacier lakes, and many more that the Everest region of Nepal can offer.
Departure Date: Everyday
Trip Route: Kathmandu - Everest Base Camp - Kalapatthar - Kathmandu
Max Altitude: 5,545m Kalapattar, EBC 5364m
Everest Heli Tour cost US$1100per person if shared with a group
Pre-monsoon and post-monsoon is the best time for the Nepal trip.Mid June to mid-September usually is the rainy time in Nepal.
Everest base camp Helicopter Tour lasts for around 3.5 – 4 hours. It takes you straight to the Everest Base Camp. A flight from Kathmandu takes you to the Khumbu region of Nepal over the towering mountains in the area. It can be one of the most exciting and enthralling experiences of your life that would be a memory for a lifetime. The aerial view of the Everest region, Sagarmatha National Park, small villages, alpine forests, mountains, Khumbu glaciers, Gokyo lakes, everything looks mesmerizing like a dream come true. Most impressive is your landing on the base camp and a few minutes of walk-in that high altitudinal region. You can also enjoy your breakfast at the Everest View Hotel, but that is an optional choice as per your preference.
EBC trekking ensures a safe Helicopter tour to the Everest region of Nepal. The pilots are experienced in the field and will let you enjoy the beauty of majestic mountains to its fullest. So, get ready to catch the views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lobuche, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Tawache and other neighboring peaks as you fly over the Everest region of Nepal.
Apart from the standard itinerary mentioned above, you can join the Heli tour from Lukla airport or any other places in the Everest region with helipad like Namche. You will be picked up from those destinations and taken to the Everest Base Camp over the Kalapattar, and you can also opt for a mix of trekking and Helicopter tour. You can walk up to Everest Base Camp and return to Kathmandu via helicopter as per your preferences.
The cost of the Helicopter tour may vary as per the itinerary, its customization and facilities requirements of the customer. Also, in case of a private Helicopter tour and Helicopter tour on a sharing basis, the cost may vary. For further information on cost estimates, please contact us through our mail or direct contact number.
We have prepared the trip departure dates in small groups departure for group fun and enjoyment trekking. Our group size start from 2 peoples (Even for solo travelers, we organize single trip on supplement cost of US$- 200 additional) and maximum group size will be 8-10 travelers. But in general, our every date will have small groups of 4- 6 peoples, which is good group size for safe and flexible & comfortable trekking. We have listed our group departure dates based on every season as below.
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Everest Helicopter Tour is suitable for any kind of person, no previous experience is required.
Yes, our company representative will be there to greet you. He will be displaying your name outside the airport terminal. You will be transferred to your hotel by our private vehicle.
Normally we provide 5-star hotels for a helicopter tour.
You can exchange money at Travel Company, Banks, Hotels and licensed holder money changers.
Yes, In Kathmandu city there are facilities of ATM.
The best season for Everest helicopter tour is usually March-April and October-November but this tour can be done in February, June, April, May, and December as well.
The weather in the mountains is very difficult to predict. At night it is generally cold and the days are generally warm. The temperature could be as high as 20 degrees Celsius to -15 degrees Celsius low.
Depending on the nature of travel we provide different vehicle services. We provide tourist vehicles for sightseeing, city tours, and airport pickups-drops.
Actually tipping is not compulsory, but a small gesture of thanks to your guides and driver. The level of the tip should reflect the level of satisfaction from and personal involvement with your guide.
Yes, there are plenty of options and choices to extend your holiday before or after your main trip.