Trek Overview

Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour is an overwhelming flight for the close-up vistas of the Himalayas including the highest peak Mount Everest and several other snow-capped mountains, glaciers, and panoramic scenery.

The ideal time for Everest Heli Tour is the autumn (September to December) and spring (February to May) seasons. During this season, the weather is pleasant with a clear sky, and can enjoy the exceptional and unobstructed panoramic backdrops of Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks.

 

Highlights:

  • Get an opportunity to view entire gigantic peaks from a close distance followed by views of landscapes, icy glaciers, monasteries, picturesque villages, lakes, and much more.
  • Once you take off from the airport, enjoy the landscape of the Kathmandu valley, hamlet, and lush hills.
  • Observe the superb parallel series of snow-capped mountains towards west Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, and Jugal Himal. As the flight continues you can see additional backdrops of the mid-east and far eastern Himalayan peaks of Mt. Gaurishankar, Melung Tse, Numbur, Cho-Oyu.
  • The Helicopter makes a rounding flight around Khumbu Himalayan and Mt. Everest
  • You will enjoy one hour of breakfast time with great mountain vistas.

Why Choose Everest Heli Tour

  • Visit Everest Region within a short span of time without any physical effort.
  • Opportunity to experience and fly near or above Mount Everest (8,848 m) and enjoy eyeful views of a snow-capped mountains like Lhotse(8,516 m), Nuptse (7,861, m), Makalu (8,481 m), Cho Oyu (8,201 m) and several unnamed peaks
  • Thrilling landing at one of the highest airports in the world, Tenzing-Hillary Airport (2,845 m) in Lukla from the comfort of a helicopter
  • Savor the beauty of the Everest region, Kalapatthar, and 360-degree vistas of Himalayan Peaks.
  • View of drastic weather changes up in the mountains.
  • Experience high altitude breakfast.
  • Ideal for those who do not have enough time for a trek and are not able to hike long days in the remote areas, as well as for those who love to explore the destination from an aerial view.

Program:

  • The helicopter flight starts from Kathmandu domestic terminal at 6:30 am and will land in Lukla for refueling.
  • From Lukla, it flies direct to Khumbu Himalaya around Mt. Everest and then flies back to Kongde for the breakfast
  • The breakfast period would be around 1 hour  and can enjoy the view from Kongde before and after the breakfast
  • After this, the helicopter will bring all the clients back to Kathmandu

Price Includes:

Helicopter tour
Airport transfer
Airport Tax
National park fee
Breakfast 

Price Exclude:

Personal Expenses

Beverage

Travel and medical Insurance

About our helicopters: 

9N-ALS

Type of Aircraft: AS350 B3e (H125)

Year of Manufacture: 2016

Manufacture Company: Airbus Helicopters

Seating Capacity: 5+1

9N-AMS

Type of Aircraft: AS350 B3e (H125)

Year of Manufacture: 2017

Manufacture Company: Airbus Helicopters 

Seating Capacity: 5+1

For cost and more details, please send your inquiry by clicking on the inquiry button or email at info@nepalsanctuarytreks.com or sanctuarytreks@gmail.com

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