Helicopter Flight at Everest region
Helicopter Flight at Everest region

Mount Everest Helicopter Tour - 6 Hours


    We introduce three kinds of Everest Helicopter tour packages. You can choose one of them as per your budget, time frame and interest.  

Mount Everest Helicopter Tour is 5 to 6 hours flight with chartered helicopter from Kathmandu. Helicopter flies across Mount Everest and thousands of other Himalayan peaks of Khumbu Himalayan region. It goes very close to Mountain; you almost will touch it. Land Helicopter at Kalapathar near Everest base camp. Kalapathar is 5545 miters high hill closer of panoramic himalays. Another land at Everest View hotel near Syangboche and have your breakfast in world’s highest 5 star hotel (Everest View Hotel), from here admire the majestic peaks of Khumbu region including Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori,Cho Oyu, Amadablam and many more.

Flight start and end at Kathmandu domestic airport. Flight time is morning 06:30 but really depends on whether condition. Flight time is normally at early in the morning. Day flight is almost impossible since Himalayan ranges are windier and cloudy after mid-day. A professional pilot team gives you enough briefing about Himalayas and provides other information during flight. This tour is suitable for those who are admiring to explore Himalayas within very short time. Peoples who are looking for comfortable tour without any hiking and trekking long days adventurously or old aged or child not able to walk. Best time for this tour is from January month to June and September to December. 

Everest Helicopter tour Itinerary for private charter 

05:00AM: Drive from your hotel to Domestic airport. Preparation of flight. We transfer you from your hotel to domestic airport. it is early in the morning without breakfast. 7 kilomter takes about 20 minutes to reach. 

06:30 AM: Start flying to Mount Everest Khumbu region. Kathmandu, Lukla, Namche, Thame, Gokyo valley, Everest Base Camp, Kalapathar Everest View hotel and back to Kathmandu. Start flying to Khumbu region. Land at Lukla airport for fueling. Than fly towards, Namche, Gokyo Lake and Everest Base Camp. Explore near view of Mount Everest and other snow capped peak from very near. Flight than fly towards Everest View Hotel near shyangboche. Mountains and glacier are panoramic from here. Take your breakfast at five star hotel at highest altitude. Return journey to Kathmandu. 

Cost of Everest Helicopter private charter USD 3,700 can shared by 4 pax

- Private chartered Helicopter (5 seater)
- Airport drop and pickup
- All neccesary permits 
- Breafkast in Everest view Hotel  

Group Joining Everest Helicopter tour (Option - 2) 

Nepal Highland Treks announce group joining Everest Helicopter Tour with the cost of USD 1000 per person. Tour is same like private chartered flight but you may have to follow our joining date. Fly 4 or 5 peoples at together in small helicopter. Fly over Khumbu Himalayan range, from Kathmandu airport to Lukla, Namche,Kalapathar, Everest Base Camp, Pheriche, Shyangboche and back to Kathmandu via Namche and Lukla. Heli flight fly over Everest Base Camp and land at Kalapathar 5545m (Near high hill from Everest base camp). Next landing is in Everest view hotel and back to Kathmandu. Group joining tour is only possible in peak touristic season. Please make it sure once with us by emailing us at [email protected]   

Cost including 
- Chartered and shared Helicopter flight 

Extra cost for you
- Airport drop and pickup
- Nessesary permits (3000 rupess) 
- Breakfast in Everst view hotel 
- Airport tax (200 rupees) 

Spend couple of days in Everest region (Option - 3)

In this three days tour option; we make you different way of Everest helicopter tour. Get experience of regular Lukla flight from Kathmandu and one overnight in Lukla (2860m) for acclimatization and exploration around. Second day of the tour is taken off by helicopter from Lukla airport to Everest base camp and land at Kalapathar. After having enough time there to explore, land at Everest view hotel. This is one of the five star hotel in Everest region probably at the highest elevation in earth (13000ft). Enjoy your package from breakfast. Day exploration and night stay at the same hotel. You will get a room with clear views of Mount Everest and  other Himalayan peaks.  Another benefit of this tour option can be catching sunrise in Everest from Kalapathar. Third day of the tour is fly with Helicopter from Everest view hotel at early morning and land at Lukla airport. Fly backKathmandu with regular flight with tiny aircraft.   

Package including 
- Flight ticket of Kathmandu Lukla Kathmnadu 
- Airport drop and pickup vehicle 
- One overnight in Lukla with foods in super deluxe guest house 
- Helicopter flight from Lukla airport to Everest base Camp, Land at Kalapathar and drop to Everest view hotel, another drop Lukla airport next morning. 
- One overnight with all the foods in Everest view hotel 
- Nessesary permits 

Cost of the tour
USD 3380 for single pax 
USD 2200 per person in 2 pax 
USD 1850 per person in 3 pax group 
USD 1680 per person in pax group