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Trip Overview of Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Everest base camp Helicopter Tour one of the most thrilling and exciting experiences ever. It takes at least 10 -12 days to trek to Mount Everest. But It is the fastest way to reach there with a helicopter. You can visit EBC n just 3-4 hours through a Helicopter tour. You will be thrilled to fly parallel to the world’s highest mountain. The view of the Everest base camp form up in the air is stunning and mesmerizing. You can watch the fantastic mountain from 3600 with the comfort of the helicopter. Therefore The green landscapes, villages, and hills are the specialties of EBC Trek.

Everest base camp helicopter tour covers beautiful overview landscapes and provides you the closest view of the mountains. Everest base camp is also a lovely place filled with Khumbu’s best natural, cultural, and Himalayan facets. Woodlands and rhododendron groves, winding along steep ridgelines, planes, and river gorges add beauty to the area. The aerial view of such stunning landscapes and mountains is incredible. Everest base camp covers most mountains and provides you to view the hill from the closest. Furthermore, You will see mountain peaks like Kwangde, Tawache, Nuptse, Lhotse, Thamserku, and Amadablam along with Mount Everest. Kathmandu an ancient place for tradition. When we start taking up, we can get the ariel view of Kathmandu valley with is famous  Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, and may another small monastery on the way to Everest.

Everest base camp helicopter flight landing cost

Everest base camp helicopter flight cost with landing total costs are about USD 1100 for a group. If you are sharing a helicopter with five people. Although, Some of the prices include for you to pick up and drop off from and at the airport. And added the cost of the hotel as well. You can share the helicopter with a maximum of five people. We will also arrange the applicable services for the flight. Helicopter fare as per flight duration.

We offer you the lowest cost with landing at Everest view hotel and Kala Patthar. It is one of the best tours in the world. Mount Everest Helicopter tour is the best option to visit the world’s tallest peaks. Flying over with a view of the famous colorful Namche Bazaar where the busy Saturday Market takes place every week, Namche, the hub and principal Sherpa capital of the Khumbu region. Exploring the beauty of the Himalayas from a helicopter surely adds the expenses but luxury and security to your body.

Many people feel sick while traveling the roads, but if you take a helicopter tour, it will be delighting and pleasing. Watching the snow peak mountain from the sky makes you feel like you are heaven. Nuptse-Lhotse-Lola peaks with Mt. Pumori, Khumbu Ice Falls, and glaciers, after a grand and mesmerizing moment head back to Kathmandu, are some of the stunning views after Everest in this trip. If you are in a family with children we offer you discounts on our cost.

Join our Heli tour from Kathmandu to EBC

Above the Himalayas, Team will be happy to cooperate with and organizing Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour from Kathmandu for you and make your journey memorable.

Fairly known as Everest base camp helicopter tour with landing¸ the journey takes you from the capital city of Kathmandu that resides at an altitude of 1,400m/4,593ft, We will fly to higher than the highest point on earth so that you may enjoy surreal visions of the mountain peak through a bird’s eye view. Despite being a part of the Everest Himalayan Region, this particular trip has a lesser number of visitors as its tour is about only a single day and back. Besides, the trip can also be costlier as we need to apply for chartered helicopters. However, everything has drawbacks. Once taken, the helicopter tour can literally prove you the finest form of the enjoyment you ever had in life.

Apart from this, we also have other Helicopter Tours that take you above some of the most popular destinations in the country. For luxury travel lovers, these plans might be even more convincing.

The main attraction is the gorgeous views of Mount Everest and other mountains. In addition to that, it is filled with breathtaking landscapes, waterfalls: rivers, and other various features. The great bio-diversity, rare flora, and fauna make this tour even more exciting.

Get the Ariel view of Worlds tallest peak

So, why watch the rare wildlife and the tallest mountains in television, when you can witness it by yourself. Furthermore, with this tour, you get to explore the most popular and sacred part of the entire world in a short period and at the most affordable cost. So, take a break from your regular life and make your life worth living by flying over of top snowy mountains. It is a complete package of natural and scenic beauty.

An exhilarating helicopter flight to the Everest region filled with towering snowy maintains, the world’s tallest peak Mount Everest, icy glaciers, emerald mountain lakes, isolated Buddhist monasteries, and picturesque Sherpa settlements. During the tour we will take you to the Kalapatthar also provides chances to view the giant mountain in the world including Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Lhotse (8,501m), Mt Choyou (8,153m), Mt. Pumori (7,165m), and Nuptse (7864m), etc.

Firstly, the closest view of the world’s tallest mountain, and secondly that also from the top, this tour genuinely marvelous. Not everyone dares to reach the top. But, with this trip, you observe this stunning mountain from the top. It is not just a one time tour but a lifetime achievement. But also an unforgettable memory that you will cherish forever.

It is mainly for the people who have less time and can’t trek to but desire to see the high Himalayas. by your own eyes to have the lifetime Himalayan Experiences. We will have a luxurious breakfast with panoramic views of the Himalayan Mountain.  Everest base camp  Helicopter tour is the best way to see the world’s highest mountain and get a chance to feel it with your inner mind.

Tour With landing in Kala Patthar

When you reach the base of the mountain.  you will have climbed up to a height of 5364 meters. There is no vertical climbing involved. Depending on the time of year, you can go there and also get to see snow and ice on the trails. If you are going to Everest Base Camp for your next trip, then it’s a good choice, but if not, then, well, you missed out on an excellent opportunity to create an unforgettable experience.

It starts with the flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. We will be landing in Lukla for some time. Then goes to Kala Patthar worlds best viewpoint after landing here we will go to Everest view hotel, you can have breakfast or tea/coffee there.

The dramatic views of the Himalayas

On this Everest helicopter tour, you will be enjoying glorious views of dramatic landscapes, verdant valley-green rolling hills dotted with farm villages within the backdrop of tall Himalayan Mountain. this is the best easy way to visit Everest. You will see the whole of the Everest region and area of the base camp. When you reach Everest base camp (8000m from sea level), your eyes will be so pleased to watch the frozen Khumbu’s Glacier and Icefall.

The flight from Kathmandu valley toward the Khumbu region.  Get the best view of Mout Everest with other beautiful snow Peak Mountains like Lhotse, Pumori, Nuptse, Makalu, Cho-Oyu during this helicopter ride.

You can observe the first glimpse of Sherpa culture and the traditional way of life intact with Buddhism religion when the flight land and swirl around the Lukla for a moment. In Lukla, the refueling will be done to prevent any hazardous situations that might occur in the extreme vertical height. At least five people could adjust in the helicopter at a time and we make landing with 3 people with a shuttle from Everest view hotel to Kala Patthar.

Highlights of the Mount Everest helicopter tour

  • Nearest view of the snow-covered mountain against the skyline.
  • Visiting and observing the local Sherpa, their culture, and colorful clothes.
  • An aerial view of the world’s highest mountain in all directions.
  • The helicopter landing at Kala Patthar, facing toward Mount Everest.
  • Get teh best view of Mount Kwangde, Tawache, Nuptse, Lhotse, Thamserku, and Amadablam.
  • You are flying above the beautiful valley and the landscape.
  • The outstanding Himalayan range glacier from Khumbu.
  • Panoramic view of and Mount Everest
  • Natural Hot springs (Tatopani)
  • The viewpoint for sunset and sunrise
  • picturesque area for photographs
  • Traditional and cultural villages
  • Exotic flora and fauna
  • Rare and endangered animals


Lukla to Everest Base Camp Tour by helicopter

There are many options for the tour to Mount Everest by helicopter. But the most preferred one is from Kathmandu with landing in Lukla. you will wait some minutes here and on the way to Everest base camp. you will be landing at Kala Patthar.

Lukla is situated at an altitude of 2,820 m. Lukla is also considered as a door for different trekking like Everest base camp trekking, Dudh Kosi River gorge in between Kwangde and KusumKanguru with Thamserku peaks, and Namche Bazar. You will be dipped in beautiful memories and fantastic scenery. During this trip, you will have the world’s best local tea and coffee. Flying above in the sky, seeing tall snow Peak Mountains, landscape, Sherpa village, forests, and hundreds of monastery made our trip more delighted. Everest base camp tour by helicopter is the lifetime experience. It is the best trip for the people who are busy but adventure lovers. You can visit the journey, which usually takes 12-20 days in just a couple of hours.

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Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour - Trip Info

Tour Duration: 3-4hours

Group Size: 4- 5 persons in the group

Tour Cost: Contact Us

Best time for the tour: February to May and September to December are the best months.

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2021 Jan 10 Day trip US$ 1100 2-10 PaxJoin Group
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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you visit Mount Everest?

Yes of course you can visit Mount Everest. You can visit Nepal and Tibet both sides. From Nepal, it is easier and you can go to Base camp. For those who have limited time, you can do our Mount Everest Helicopter Tour. You can do small trekking to the Everest region to see it. Mostly trip to base camp 1 to 2 weeks.

Where is the best view of Mount Everest

The best view of Mount Everest is from Kala Patthar. It is in Everest trekking and normally 10 12 days trek from Kathmandu. Without trekking you and do Everest base camp helicopter flight to see the best view. From our Mount Everest view tour, we can take you near to Everest by early morning flight.



How many days will it take to climb Mount Everest?

To climb Mount Everest normally trek 2 months from arrival Nepal to Departure, from the base camp about 40 days, This process is from base camp 1 to 3 go up and down. Enough acclimatization is needed. Climbers see the best weather and go for the final step. Mostly climbing will happen from the second week of May.

Can I see Mt Everest from Kathmandu?

Recently on May 10, 2020. photographer Abhushan Gautam captures the Mount Everest from Kathmandu. Mr. Gautam has clicked the photo from Chobar, about 200 km away from Everest. From Nagarkot also we can see Mount Everest. The best way for a good view is to book a Moutne Everest helicopter tour in the morning.


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