The Everest base camp Helicopter tour is for to realizing the world highest mountain, The Everest and its adjacent nature from inside the helicopter during the period of four hours ride in total from Kathmandu.
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-Trip Route: Kathmandu-Lukla -Everest Base Camp-Kalapatthar-Syngboche Kathmandu
-Maximum Altitude: 5,545m Kalapattar, EBC 5364 Meter
-Trip Duration: 4 hours with landing stops.
-Transportation: Helicopter Flight ride from Kathmandu to EBC & Kalapatthar
-Group Size: Joining flight and private flight Every Day Available in March, April, May, September to November
Something about mounting the Everest region.
The Everest region is a famous not only for its proximity to the world’s highest mountain but also for its unique Sherpa villages and ancient monasteries with their almost unchanged unique culture. Khumbu has received uncountable trekkers and mountaineers from all over the world.
Sagarmatha National Park, recognized in 1976, covers much of this region. This attractive land, enclosed with high mountains and hills is an actual ecstasy for the Mountaineers, trekkers as well as adventure lovers.
Feel the natural beauty of Nepal’s Himalaya by the Everest Base Camp helicopter tour which is the easiest way to visit and explore the Mount Everest and see the backdrops of Mt. Everest region also called as the Khumbu region of Nepal from the height of more than 16,000 feet (5,000 meters).
Few liens about the Everest base camp Helicopter tour
The Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour gathers the requirements of nature lovers those who would like to take a benefit of seeing the most of the area of the Mt. Everest region in a short amount of time, Not only the Mt. Everest but there are plenty of other snow-capped peaks which are more than 8000 meters high from the sea level. Everest base camp Helicopter tour is the best option for those nature lover who is not physically fit as well as with short time frame.
How to Start trip and end?
Everest base camp Helicopter tour starts from Kathmandu Airport with a B-3 helicopter moving eastward which fly parallel to the Himalayan ranges of the Mt. Everest region. Admitting superb panoramas of the rising Himalayan peaks. The Helicopter will also land at the Lukla for fueling for few minutes, which gives you another great experience, the unique airport of the world.
We will fly to Everest base camp and surroundings and land nearby Everest base camp, closer to Kala Patthar for a swift photograph which is the best viewpoint of the Mt, Everest and many more. We will land only for a few minutes due to its high altitude.
The helicopter will fly back to Shyangboche located at 12,340 feet (3,761 meters), to have breakfast at Hotel Everest View, the helicopter will land at the hotel’s helipad. Having the breakfast with the Mt. Everest is another unique experience.
Syangboche is also a closer viewpoint of the Mt. Everest and all the glorious Himalayas, like Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Pumori,, and Mt. Cho Oyu.
Few highlights of the Everest base camp Helicopter tour
-See the extraordinary beauty of the Himalayas of Mt. Everest from a helicopter
-Fly to the Everest Base Camp, where hikers and trekkers often rest before climbing the mountain.
-Additional views of-of Gourishanker, Cho-Oyu, Shishapangma, Lhakpa Dorje,
-Land into the Kalapatthar, the best viewpoint of the Mt. Everet.
-Breakfast in Syngboche with the Mt. Everest and surrounding peaks.
-Land at Lukla airport.
Rough itinerary for the Everest base camp Helicopter tour
05:30 – 06:30: Drive from your hotel to the domestic Airport, check-in formalities.
06:30 – 07:25: Fly to Lukla, manage fueling-refuelling.
07:40 – 07:45: Fly to Hotel Everest View.
07:45 – 08:15: Breakfast at Hotel Everest View.
08:15 – 08:45: Fly from Hotel Everest View toward Everest Base camp (5200 m) and land at Kala Patthar (5560 m) a perfect viewpoint for Mount Everest,
08:45 – 09:15: Fly from Kala Patthar to Lukla, refuelling and continue the flight to Kathmandu.
10:30: Arrive at Kathmandu Airport and then transfer to your hotel, service ends.
The private Heli tour to the Everest Base Camp is at your disposal with the schedule of your choice and the timing of your choice too. The exploration of Kalapathar to get the best scenic view of the Everest which will be spellbinding.
This is where things can get really exciting. You can come across the people of different background and enjoy their company if you go for group joining Everest base camp Helicopter tour. The financial load that one has to share will be reduced greatly.
And going on this trip does not diminish your returns as well. You’ll get the same treatment as in a private helicopter tour and will help you to not break your bank account as well.
Before you take the Everest base camp Helicopter tour
• The maximum number of passengers is 5.
• Please carry a passport or government-issued ID card for each participant to check-in
• Please bring a warm jacket and gloves to protect yourself from the cold (temperatures may drop up to -20 degrees Celsius at Kala Patthar) and sunglasses
• It is recommended that you bring a smartphone or camera to take photos