Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour cost with landing flight


Highlights

  • Impressive views of mountains in Everest region
  • Fly over the Khumbu icefall with aerial views ofGokyo lakes
  • Land near Kalapatthar for panoramic views ofmountains
  • Outstanding views of Sagarmatha National Park alongwith Sherpa villages
  • Insights on Buddhism religion prevalent in thatregion

TripOverview

Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour with landing is the most adventurous and thrilling act that you would have ever experienced. Unlike other Heli tours over the mountains, Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with landing allows you to achieve a lifetime experience of being there on the top of the world i.e. at the dream destination of many fellow travelers – Everest Base Camp. It would be a trophy for lifetime. Just imagine yourself on the top of the world applauding the majestic beauty of Mt. Everest along with other mountains with no pain of walking up and down along the undulating paths for more than a week! Yes, it is possible because of Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with landing offered by Himalaya Holiday Service in Nepal.

HimalayaHoliday Service takesyou to the Everest region of Nepal in an elite manner on a heli ride. All youhave to do is lay back and retreat your heart, mind and soul with theimpressive views of mountains in the Everest region. You will be blessed withthe outstanding views of mountains that include Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. AmaDablam, Mt. Tawache, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Pumori, etc. However, Mt. Everest isnot visible from the base camp. As you hike up to Kalapatthar, you will beblessed with the panoramic views of mountains in the Everest region of Nepal. Asyou fly over the Everest region, you can catch a glimpse of Khumbu icefall,glaciers, lakes, Tengboche monastery and Namche as well.

EverestBase Camp Helicopter Tour with landingcan be costly tour but it is ideal for those people who want to be there at thebase camp but are unable due to time constraints or inability to walk upthrough a tough path for many days. With this day trip, you can live up yourdream of going up to the Everest base camp without any pain and hesitation.

Youcan opt for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with landing in two ways –either by chartering a private helicopter or by going on a ride on a groupsharing basis. Helicopter tour on group sharing basis may minimize your cost.It is an ideal day trip for a solo traveler or for a couple or even for afamily. The best time to opt for this trip is anytime in between March to Mayand September to December.

Itinerary

Generally,Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour with landing starts early in the morning. Youwill be escorted to the domestic terminal of Kathmandu airport for a flight toLukla. You set off for a helicopter ride from Kathmandu airport. It takesaround 45 minutes for the helicopter to reach Lukla. At Lukla, the helicopterstops for around 10 minutes to fuel up. From Lukla, the helicopter flies over ascenic mountainous landscape for around 35 minutes. You can applaud the beautyof mountains, forests and villages as you fly over to Everest Base Camp. Thehelicopter stops for around 10 minutes near Kalapatthar. You can get down andappreciate the views of mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt.Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, etc from very close. From the base camp, thehelicopter flies back to Everest View Hotel in Namche. You can enjoy yourbreakfast here with striking views of mountains on sight. Finally, you will beflown back to Kathmandu via Lukla. The total duration of your heli tour wouldbe around 4 hours.

Alternativeroutes

Youcan opt for a heli ride from Lukla airport instead of Kathmandu airport or youcan walk up to the base camp and return back via a helicopter to Kathmandu.

Flightcost

Ifyou carter a private heli tour, it can be a bit expensive. But if you opt for aheli ride on a flight sharing basis, you will be offered a best cost whichwould be very less than a private helicopter charter.