Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is the most loved and demanded tour in Nepal which fits those travelers who have not enough time to trek all the way up to base camp but wish to witness the world's highest peak Mt. Everest. This ultimate heli tour takes us so close to the glistering peaks, almost in touching distance to admire the parade of ice-giants that are simply unbelievable.
This four hours Everest Helicopter tour offers ample of opportunity to discover the high Himalayas including the world's highest Mount. Everest, neighboring mountain Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamaserku, Kongde, Gaurishankar and Cho Oyu along with the most beautiful mountain, Amadablam and magnificent landscapes.
Everest helicopter tour in Nepal commences at Kathmandu airport and it is one of adventurous air journey in Himalaya. At first fly to Lukla, the gateway of the Everest base camp trek for fueling and then fly to the Everest view hotel for breakfast. Afterward, the flight goes over the main settlement of Khumbu regions, along with the Imja valley, crossing Khumbu glacier and ultimately lands either at Kala Patthar or Base Camp of Mount. Everest.
Concerning to the high altitude, one can spend maximum 20 minutes to witness closely Mt. Everest and surrounding view. This ultimate Everest base camp Heli tour returns to Lukla and finally ends after landing at Kathmandu airport. We provide Oxygen cylinder to each our client as we are flying over 5,000m and land on it to savor its splendor and photograph next to the Mount Everest
The Everest helicopter tour saves travelers’ almighty time and without any difficulty, one can touch and feel the highest mountain in the world, achieve an exhilarating experience in a lifetime. Himalayan Joy customizes the Everest helicopter day tour package as the preference of individual or group of friends and families.
Time Duration: 4:00 hours (Including ground time in EBC or Kalapatthar/Fueling and re-fueling time in Lukla and breakfast time in Everest View Hotel)
Best Time: September to December during autumn and January to June during winter/spring season.
You will drive to Tribhuwan International Airport for Everest base camp helicopter tour. Firstly you will fly to Lukla 2800m for fueling then continue to the Everest view Hotel 3800m for breakfast. After breakfast, you will fly to either the Everest base camp 5463m or Kalapatthar 5545m where you will have about 20 minutes for the photo session and enjoy the view. finally, the Everest base camp helicopter tour ends after flying back to Kathmandu.
We suggest you bring warm equipment because of you will land at an altitude of 5545m or 5363m above sea level and the temperature is very low.