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Trip Overview

Mount Everest Heli 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.


  • 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 Mount 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 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 remote areas, as well as for those who love to explore the destination from an aerial view.


  • The helicopter flight starts from Kathmandu domestic terminal at 6:30 am and will land in Lukla for refuelling.
  • 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

About our helicopters: 


Type of Aircraft: AS350 B3e (H125)

Year of Manufacture: 2016

Manufacture Company: Airbus Helicopters

Seating Capacity: 5+1


Type of Aircraft: AS350 B3e (H125)

Year of Manufacture: 2017

Manufacture Company: Airbus Helicopters

Seating Capacity: 5+1

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Price Included

What's Included

  • Helicopter tour
  • Airport transfer
  • Airport Tax
  • National park fee
  • Breakfast

What's not Included

  • Personal Expenses
  • Beverage
  • Travel and medical Insurance

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