Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

The Mountain Everest is the tallest mountain in the world with the height of 8848 meter above the sea level so, there is no doubt that many people desire to view the Everest once in life time. The Himalayas of Nepal are one of the backbone of the Tourism of Nepal and those travel Nepal then they want to see the Everest Mountain.

The Everest is Located in Solukhumbu district of province number 01 of Nepal and north east of Kathmandu, the Capital of Nepal. There are many ways to see and reach the Everest base camp and the trekking to Everest Base camp is one of the most popular tourist activities in Nepal. There is another way to see the Everest by taking one hour scenic Everest mountain flight that is operated by some of the domestic airlines of Nepal every morning from Kathmandu Airport and this flight tours goes only around the Himalayas and you are able to see and take photos of those Himalayas including the Everest form the window of the airplane.

The best way to see the Everest Mountain, Everest base camp and other Himalayas in the region is by taking the Helicopter flight tour. The Everest base camp helicopter tour is known as Everest Heli Tour in Nepal. The Everest Base camp Helicopter tour offers you land you in Kalapattar and provide you few minutes to look around, Everest Himalaya, Everest Base camp etc So, the Everest Base camp Helicopter tour these days are becoming more and more popular and many people those having limited time for Nepal travel are interested to take this tour.

Mount Everest helicopter Tour start in Kathmandu Airport and flies east towards the beautiful Sherpa village and gateway to Everest, Lukla Airport. After fueling at Lukla Airport, the Everest Base camp Helicopter tour goes towards Everest Base Camp / Kalapathar.  The Everest Base camp Helicopter tour offers you some of the best views of the mountains. Once the flight land at Kalapattar, you are given few minutes to view and take photos of Everest and other mountains then flight back and land at Syangbuche ( Near Everest View Hotel) and you are given about 20 minutes to take tea/coffee or breakfast with seeing the Mountains including the Mountain Everest. The Everest View hotel offers the great and panoramic views of the Himalayas. Then the flights return to Lukla Airport and after fueling at Lukla, you will have return flight back to Kathmandu Airport to conclude the tour.

There can be maximum five passenger and one caption ( total – 06) with total of maximum 500 Kg weight per flight however if there are 4-5 people then we run 2 shuttle flights from Pheriche or Syangbuche splitting the body weight 250 Kg on average.

How the Everest Base camp Helicopter Tour will be - a detal program:

Early in the morning (we will give you the exact time once you book the tour), you will be picked up from your hotel in Kathmandu and transferred to Kathmandu Airport and your Everest Base camp Helicopter tour starts from Kathmandu Airport and the flight goes eastward and goes passing by the Jiri and Lamjura Pass and land at Lukla Airport.

The Lukla Airport is located at 2820 meter above sea level and after fueling at Lukla, the flight goes to Everest Base camp and Kalapattar passing by Namche, Tengbuche and Dingbuche and will land at Kalapattar. You have few minutes at Kalapattar to view and to take photograph of Everest and many other Himalayas as the Kalapattar offers great and panoramic views of the Himalayas. You then take return flight to Everest view hotel and you will have some time to take tea/coffee or short breakfast with looking the Everest and Himalayas.

Then you will fly back to Lukla and after fueling at Lukla Airport, you will take flight back to Kathmandu Airport and transferred to your hotel.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour cost detail:

The Cost of the Everest Base camp Helicopter is depends on size of the group as there can be maximum of 5 passenger per flight tour and if you are 4 or 5 people then we offer you 1200.00 USD per person for this tour and it is very expensive to take this Everest flight tour if you are 1 or 2 people So, if you are 1 – 3 people then please inquiry us as we may have some people already booked for your date and we can offer you the same price of 1200.00 USD or even lesser sometimes, depending on situations so, inquiry us for the up to date cost and booking the tour.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Highlights

  • You have great Himalayan Views.
  • You have View of Everest Mountain.
  • Land at Kalapattar and great view of Everset from Kalapattar.
  • Land at Syanbuche and Breakfast at Everest View Hotel.
Trip Cost:
$ 1200 USD
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Duration: 3 Hours
  • Grade: Easy
  • Group Size: 1-5
  • Transportation: Private Helicopter

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Nepal GovernmentNepal Tourism BoardTAANNepal Mounteering AssociationHimalayan Rescue Association
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