Everest Helicopter Tour
Everest Helicopter Tour will be your most scenic and fascinating ride and adventure of a lifetime experience, leading you flying high in the heart of world number one Mt. Everest which towers at 8,848 m / 29,028 ft high. Truly a dream of million wide-world people to get a glimpse of world highest peaks, where thousands of trekkers and adventurer visits to Nepal for scenic walk to Everest Base Camp of more than a week duration, Heli flights will be the best choice and options and an opportunity to fulfill your dreams.
Everest Helicopter Tour starting early morning before (quick early breakfast in the hotel or taking pack breakfast), our guides transfer you to Kathmandu domestic airport for scenic flight on Helicopter, where you will be seated next to a pilot or on the back seat with spacious seat in comfort. Soon as Heli takes of grand views of Kathmandu city and the valley with surrounding rolling green hills dotted with farm villages and well tended terraces, as chopper gets higher panorama views array of mountain range from Manaslu-Ganesh-Langtang-Jugal Himal, as flight heads east views of Mt. Gauri-Shankar and Melung Tse peaks.
As the ride gets closer towards Lukla, then landing for re-fuels and refreshment break with time to observe Sherpa life and its colorful culture and then heading through Dudh Kosi gorge with aerial views of famous Namche Bazaar (time permitting landing on top Namche Bazaar to catch views of the village and snow clad peaks). Swirling high above heading towards Everest Base Camp if possible landing at base camp at the height of 5,364 m high within Khumbu glacier and views of tumbling massive Ice Falls with other adjoining peaks.
Flying out of Everest Base Camp or from Gorakshep (earlier Everest Base Camp) heading back to Kathmandu with brief stop at scenic heading back to Kathmandu with brief stop at scenic Everest View Hotel (Syanboche) either for breakfast or lunch. Or Thyangboche Monastery, visit of interesting monastery interior with colorful Thangka painting with grand statue of Buddha, observe monks and priest on deep prayer. After a glorious moments with scenic green surrounding of alpine woodland and snow-clad peaks overlooking impressive views of Mt. Everest and magnificent Ama-Dablam, then heading high on route back to Kathmandu with most remarkable, enjoyable and exciting on Everest Helicopter Tour.
Flying hours and some stops on route, depends entirely on weather condition and pilots decision as he know the weather patterns of Himalaya. Stops and landing around villages including at Everest base camp, where weather permits, we will try our best to make your flight enjoyable with possible stops to witness culture and traditional life of local villages with mountain views for your delights and money worth of scenic flights with us.
“An awesome panorama array of Himalayan peaks with Everest from start to an end on Heli ride Great thrill on take- off to landing with perfect views of Himalayan chain of mountains Aerial views of sweeping dramatic landscapes over valleys and terraced farm villages Glimpse of culture and traditional life of Sherpa people the highlanders of Everest”