Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour in Nepal is the best flight for all mountain lovers who prefer to observe Everest region with landing at Kalapatthar and Mount EBC. If you are with lack of time and still prefer to see the enormous world’s highest peak Mt. Everest (8848m) and its surrounding series of Himalayas, then Everest Helicopter sightseeing ride can be the single option.
Scenic flight to Mount Everest by helicopter tour takes you to the Base Camp of the tallest peak in the world and Kalapatthar viewpoint. The helicopter flight starts from Kathmandu airport and continues to Lukla stop for a while for refuelling and head up to base camp of highest peak of the world. It also stops at another point called Kalapatthar. You can take pictures and explore Everest Himalayan peaks. While on the plane take pleasure seeing the shining snow-covered vistas of Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Nuptse (7864m), Mt. Pumori (7156m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8153m), Mt. Lhotse (8513m) along with hundreds of impressive peaks towering tall in entire Everest region. And you will land at Everest View hotel (3962m) for breakfast, which is the highest placed hotel in the world. We’ll spend about an hour there and later fly back to Kathmandu.
Flight starts early and takes approximately 45 minutes to reach Lukla airport for refuelling. Then continue to Everest Base Camp for landing. On the way we can enjoy the view of villages, rivers, mountain peaks, glacier and many other natural beauties.
You can get out from helicopter to take picture and observe Everest Himalayan peaks. After that, we will start to round around Everest Base Camp for the peregrine view of the territory and land at Kallapatthar for the grandest views of the world’s highest mountain and it’s the neighbouring Himalayas. We continue to Hotel Everest View where you’ll have breakfast. We’ll stay there for about 45 minutes to 1 hour.
At every stop you’ll get few times to enjoy the view and capture it in your camera. You’ll get few minutes in Everest Base Camp, in Kallapatthar for the grandest views of world’s highest peak and other peaks. And at Hotel Everest View you’ll have plenty of time of capture the moment and enjoy the scenario of beautiful mountain peaks.
Bidding goodbye to these grand peaks we’ll fly back to Kathmandu. Before landing at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport, enjoy aerial views of Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath, Pashupatinath and the durbar squares, all UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
- Helicopter with experience pilot
- Drop and pick up from your hotel to airport
- Breakfast in mountain
- Everest National park fees and other taxes
- Guide for private trip