Mt.Everest Helicopter Tour

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Mt.Everest Helicopter Tour

If you’re the one who craves to catch the glimpse of the Himalayan region but can’t muster up your courage to make the gruelling climb to the peak, the Everest mountain flight is for you. It does not only get you to the top of the summit but also allows the awe-inspiring spectacles of nature and clouds. In fact, the Everest mountain flight is the most exciting activity you can do in the Himalayan region.


It takes you through some of the highest mountain peaks of the world and offers the soul-stirring dekko of snow-clad mountains, unique topography, diverse ecosystem, and a different world altogether. Starting from Langtang Lirung Peak to finally at Chamlang peak, you’ll be capturing the astonishing sights of Kanchenjunga, Mount Dhaulagiri, Mount Annapurna, Mount Ama Dablam, and many other mountains.


Mount Everest (8848 meters) is the highest peak in the world. It is the dream destination for many people to see and explore live. Even if some people have a great desire to visit Everest, they may not be comfortable with walking through the entire trekking route. Others may be limited by time or any health issues. This Everest Heli tour is the perfect option for them too. The helicopter tour to Everest gives aerial view of the massive Mount Everest and other several peaks to gain adrenaline and an adventurous experience.


Key features of Mt.Everest Helicopter Tour

  • The Helicopter tour starts in the East direction from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.
  • The helicopter flight passes through many high mountains and hills of the Nagarkot by crossing the nearby Sunkoshi River.
  • During your flight, you will be able to view many villages located in mid hills and a large number of farming lands. Particularly, you may get views of a few common things i.e. blue rivers and green hills, while traveling very close to the Rolwaling and Gaurishankar mountain ranges in the Himalayan region just above the Jiri Bazaar and Charikot of Dolakha.
  • Later on, you will cross the Lamjura Pass to enter the Everest region.
  • Our helicopter will land at Lukla to obtain necessary fueling and after only 5 to 10 minutes period, you may fly over Dudhkoshi River to reach Namche Bazaar, known as the capital of Sherpa people.
  • The flight again lands at the hilltop of Syangboche and finally, you may fly to the Everest Base Camp.
  • During the entire tour, you will find major high mountain peaks, which are Kangtega, Kusum, Thameserkhu, Kangaru, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Pumori, Nuptse, Island Peak, Pumori, Lobuche, Mera Peak and many more.
  • Finally, the tour lets you to view deep mountain rivers, clear lakes and white hills.


Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

It’s a great experience as you fly into Kathmandu‘s only airport as you get to see a whole string of mountains from the windows of your plane. It’s a thrilling experience as your jet touches the tarmac of the runaway. Our representative will be on standby to pick you up from the airport & escort you to your hotel. Refresh yourself with welcome drinks as you go through registration formalities and check into your rooms. Later in the day our senior guide will brief you on your program. Your first overnight in the valley of the gods.


Day 02: Sightseeing Tour - Boudhanath, Pashupatinath & Bhaktapur

We begin our tour with a visit to Boudhanath, the biggest stupa in Nepal & a central point for Buddhism and Tibetan lifestyles and traditions. The stupa is designed like a huge bowl that represents the Buddhist cosmos. Visitors can be seen turning the prayer wheels as they do the rounds of this Buddhist temple.


We then proceed to the pashupatinath temple that’s considered to be the most sacred site for hindus in Nepal. The temple is dedicated to the god shiva. Pashupatinath is also a central cremation site (aryaghat in Nepali} for hindus where the common people & the kings of Nepal are cremated.


Our next destination is Bhaktapur {the ancient name is Bhadgaon}; this ancient city is a symbol of Nepal’s golden age & visitors are amazed by the sculpture & architecture of the city. The erotica statues of the ancient form of kamasutra or sexual displays of the hindu mythological gods’ shiva & Krishna are a delight to watch. The unique carvings of wood and bronze pagodas are just awesome. The palace of 55 windows is simply amazing.


Day 03:Early in the Morning Helicopter departs from Tribhuvan International Airport and lands at Everest kalapatthar where you can rest for an hour offers you beautiful views of snowy peaks such as Everest (8,848m), Lhotse (8,511m), Nuptse (7,879m), Pumo Ri (7165m). Khmbu Glacier , and to see Everest base camp , and back to same Helicopter to Kathmandu airport.

6:30: Drive from hotel to airport.

7:30: Fly to Everest View Lodge for breakfast and exploring

8:40: Fly from Everest View Lodge to Everest Base Camp or Kalapather

9:40: Fly from Everest Base Camp to Lukla and continue flying to Kathmandu

11:00: Arrive at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to hotel


Day 04: Kathmandu Hotel-Transfer to Airport (TIA)

After having the hygienic breakfast we will transfer you to The Kathmandu Airport with private vehicle for your final departure.



Note: This itinerary is meant only as a guideline and is subject to change to suit the local conditions. Walking hours are based on an average walking pace and may change as per individual pace.

Free airport transfer on arrival and departures by private vehicles.

2 Nights hotel in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast basis.

3 Hours private helicopter ride

Necessary permit for Everest Region

Transportation by private vehicle during the tour.

An English Speaking Nepalese guide throughout the tour

Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional music and dance.

International airfare.

Lunch and Dinner throughout the tour

All entrance fees

Nepal entry visa and airport fees.

Personal equipment and clothing.

Alcoholic and bottled beverages.

Travel insurance with trip cancellation, medical and evacuation policy.

All expenses associated with non-scheduled departure.

Guide Gratuity - Tip­ping is always a per­son­al choice, but is greatly appreciated by your guides.

The following booking terms and conditions represent the contract between the customer and Adventure High Mountain. Adventure High Mountain is a government registered tour and trek company based in Kathmandu, Nepal, established with an aim to provide quality travel services.


At the time of booking, you are expected to read all the terms and conditions carefully. The booking confirmation will be given, thinking that you have read all the terms and conditions entitled by the core values of this company. After the booking process, you are completely obliged by the conditions mentioned below.

These booking conditions are only applied to the bookings you have made with this company.


The following terms and conditions apply, however the circumstances and regulations, contractual obligations to suppliers and affairs related to locations, and product type may slightly vary depending upon the situation.


Payment Schedule

$700 deposit at time of registration, which includes a $300 non-refundable registration fee.

Balance due 60 days prior to departure.

Payment must be paid in full prior to the beginning of the trek.


Payment Procedure:



Account Number : 13201100003230

Swift Code: NIBLNPKT

Bank Address: Thamel, Saraswati Sadan - 29, Kathmandu Nepal.


We strongly recommend the purchase of travel cancellation insurance to protect you from the unexpected. You aren’t likely to think of it now, but people do get ill, break a bone, have a family emergency or get assigned to a last minute business trip. If you are in remote areas, please note that emergency rescue & evacuation can be very expensive.


We also strongly urge you to consider rescue and evacuation insurance if your own policy does not provide the coverage need­ed. Services available may include, but are not limited to, helicopter evacuation, medical care, etc.


If you choose not to purchase insurance, you assume full responsibility.

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