Everest Base Camp by Helicopter
Best Experience: Everest Helicopter Tour
Mount Everest helicopter tours start in Kathmandu, flying east from Kathmandu to Everest base camp towards the beautiful Sherpa village and gateway to Everest, Lukla. After fueling in Lukla, the flight starts flying towards Everest Base Camp / Kalapathar. The Everest base camp helicopter flight goes over the Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu glacier to reach the Base camp of Mount Everest.
The ultimate Mount Everest base camp helicopter tours give you some of the best mountain views and sceneries. You will be given a maximum of 5 minutes of landing time at Everest Base Camp with Kalapatther Landing due to the altitude threat. And then on the way back, you will be given 20 minutes at Syangboche (Hotel Everest view) to take tea/coffee or Breakfast. Syangboche has excellent views of Mt.Everest and its ranges. Further, you can fly back to Lukla for fueling and then in Kathmandu to end your lifetime Experience of Everest Base Camp tour by helicopter.
5 passenger 1 captain is maximum (500kg weight) for Everest base camp helicopter tour with landing – based on body weight. If we have 4-5 pax we have to run 2 shuttle flights from Pheriche or Everest view hotel by spiting bodyweight 250kg on average.
- Thrilling helicopter tour to Everest Base camp.
- Helicopter Land and stop for Breakfast (Optional) in Everest View Hotel
- Short Landing in Kalapatter to see Everest and other high mountains and feel the altitude
- Great views of famous peaks such as Ama Dablam, Lhotse and many more.
- Stunning landscapes, Icefalls, and glaciers.
- Beautiful villages and valleys.
Phase 1: Kathmandu - Lukla (Fueling)
Flight Time: 45 Minutes
Ground Time: 5 Minutes
Phase 2: Lukla - Everest Base Camp ( Kalapatthar )
Flight Time: 25 Minutes Ground Time: 7-10 Minutes
Phase 3: Everest Base Camp ( Kalapatthar ) - Syangboche
Flight Time: 15 Minutes
Ground Time: 30 Minutes
Here You can have Breakfast at World High altitude Hotel “ Everest View Hotel.”
Phase 4: Syangboche - Lukla – Kathmandu (1 hr flight )
light Time: 1 hrs 10 minutes
What is Included?
- Domestic Airport Transfer
- Chartered Helicopter
- All government tax
- Airport Taxes
- Sightseeing as per itinerary
- Passenger insurance
What is not included?
- National park entry permit (US$32 per person) if you like to have breakfast at Everest View Hotel
- Any meals, accommodation or drinks
What Kind Of Clothes Do We Need On The Tour?
Everest is cold but at the same time, it’s sunny and very windy. During the winter months, September February, You will need warm clothes with thermal worn inside. Make sure you have something that blocks wind too. Gloves, Sun Glasses, Neck Mufflers, Nice comfortable warm shoes, are other important things not to the forger. Before leaving the Hotel, you might want to put cold cream in your face. While, during the summer months, March-August, Warm clothes with wind stoppers and nice shoes can work. Sunglasses and face cream should not be forgotten. We suggest, ask us the weather and climate updates before you leave your home country