Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is the only option available to get a close and stunning view of the world's highest mountain within a day from Kathmandu, therefore it has become one of the most preferred choices of celebrities, renowned photographers, film makers and others who are fond of Himalayan scenery. It offers a fabulous view of towering mountains, green hills, villages, rivers and many other small towns. Though we have designed a 3-days tour itinerary including arrival and departure, itinerary is flexible and can be customized according to your time-frame and interest. Let us organize the most beautiful helicopter riding tour for you. This trip definitely goes beyond your expectations.
Everest Helicopter tour starts early morning on the second day of your arrival. Your flight to Everest Base Camp includes capturing numerous shots of Khumbu region, homeland of the Sherpa tribe and also an UNESCO listed natural heritage site. Helicopters will land at Kala Patthar (5545m.) that allows you to witness breath-taking mountain scenery. It is undoubtedly an exciting trip that gives you a lifetime experience by allowing closest view of Mount Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8513m), Nuptse (7864m), Pumori (7156m), Cho Oyu (8153m) and many other astounding peaks. Later, you will stop at Hotel Everest View for breakfast. Therefore, this trip is also popular as Everest for breakfast, and has been published as the number one trip in the world and bucket list for the next decade by Forbes Magazine. Those who are interested in glaciers and lakes can add Gokyo Lake sightseeing to have more closer experience in the Himalayas.
Cost for the Everest base camp helicopter tour depends on your group size and season of your travel. Nepal Environmental Treks & Expedition assures you to provide the competitive and reasonable price for this amazing heli trip. Feel free to Contact us to get the best price and fix the tour date as per your convenience.
On your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be met and welcomed by our airport representative. You will be greeted traditionally with flower garlands. The representative will then take you to hotel where you will be served welcome drinks. In the afternoon, you can take a stroll around and visit shops, restaurants and bars. Stay overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
After early morning breakfast, our guide will pick you-up from your hotel. You will be first flying from Kathmandu to Lukla. Before heading to Base Camp, helicopter put necessary fuel there. Then, helicopter takes you to Base Camp.
You can have a panoramic view of Mt. Everest and many other mountain peaks like Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbu Tse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku and many more peaks. You will be provided about 15 minutes or less depending on weather condition for briefing and taking pictures and videos.
Later, you will fly from Base Camp to Everest View Hotel where you can enjoy breakfast/lunch. Then you will fly back to Kathmandu. Stay overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
As per your flight schedule, our airport representative will transfer you from your hotel to the airport for your final departure.