The Everest Heli Tour will take you to the top of the world, Mount Everest- the highest peak in the world. This tour presents a visitor with a mesmerizing and breathtaking close-up view of pristine Himalayan peaks. Mount Everest is the center of attraction of the tour. From the place called Kala Patthar, you will have the best view of Everest with the fantastic glacial walk going up to the Everest Base Camp. The aerial view of Everest from the comfort of the Helicopter will make your tour worthwhile. Besides the view of Mount Everest, this tour also provides you the opportunity to get a close look at mother nature's beauty at its best along with the eyeful view of the entire Himalayan range.
Departure And Cost Details:
Fixed Departure Tour to Everest Base Camp Helicopter for 2019 on Group Joining.
If you are willing to get the most from the Everest Heli tour then the months of March, April, May, and September, October, November, and December are the best. In this season we are offering discounts so that you can buckle up as soon as you see this trip and the everyday available departure day is another plus point to this tour.
The cost of a Private Helicopter Tour to Everest Base Camp ranges from $ 4900 all the way to $ 5800 during the main season and $ 4400 to $ 4900 in the offseason.
We offer Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour in group Joining at an Exclusive package cost of US$ 1060.
The costs of the flights always depend upon the group size but if you wish to have your own team or private group, then the cost of this tour will be always reasonable. So, if you are preplanned then let us know. Give us a quick call or email us to know the price and availability if you are solo or in a group. The average time provided by us is 4 to 5 hours which you can extend as per your wish
Weather and Tour Cancellation:
Weather is the main reason for most of the tour cancellations. We are forced to cancel clients' flights if there is bad weather such as dense fog or low clouds. These kinds of weather conditions make it harder for pilots to see the terrain and safely navigate through the route. Other than that, we will not be able to operate our tour if there are lightning, extremely gusty winds, or heavy rain or snow which could interfere with the navigation, and the pilot may not be able to safely navigate the Helicopter.
If your tour is to be canceled due to inclement weather, we will work with you to reschedule your flight for another day. There will be no additional charge if your flight is canceled due to weather. If you are unable to reschedule your tour for another day, we can issue you a full refund.
At Helicopter Flight Services, your safety is our number one priority. We take safety precautions and would rather be on the side of caution and cancel a flight if the weather is worse rather than put our customers at risk. We want your experience with us to be as safe and enjoyable as possible.
Best Seasons For Everest Helicopter Tour:
We offer our Heli tour throughout the year. Improvising it with the right schedule so our clients can get the most from this tour. Almost every day you can get an amazing experience and glimpse of the world’s tallest mountain with the scheduled flight we organize for you. Yet, if you want to experience the best moments and a glimpse of Mount Everest there are months like January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November, and December. During these months the sky is mostly clear, and you can get the best Arial view of Mount Everest.
Detailed Itinerary of One Day Everest Base Camp Heli Tour:
Pick Up from Hotel at 5:30 to 6: 00 AM:
Depending on how far your hotel is located from the Tribhuvan International Airport; one of our representatives will come to meet you at your hotel for the briefing about the itinerary. After a short briefing about the tour; you will head toward the TIA airport. Once you arrive at the airport; you need to check in to the Domestic Terminal. After all the necessary formalities are completed; we will hold up until our flight is prepared to depart. Normally, the flight from TIA begins at 6:30 to 7:00 AM and even gets delayed sometimes due to the bad weather. Once all the confirmation is done; our chartered tour to Everest begins.
Departure from Tribhuvan International Airport:
We will take an early morning flight, from 6:30 to 7:00 AM in the morning, from Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. We will depart from the airport and fly to our destination. After we take off from the airport we can enjoy the outstanding views of Kathmandu Valley. After we achieve a certain height and destination you can also observe the Mt. Ganesh Himal, Mt. Gauri Shankar, Mt. Langtang, Mt. Cho Oyu Mt. Makalu, Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Mt. Langsisa, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt Everest, Mt. Pumori, Khumbu icefalls, etc. We will land at Lukla for Refilling Gas.
Lukla to Kala Patthar:
After refilling the gas at Lukla we will fly to Kala Patthar. From the Kala Patthar, you will have the closest view of Mt. Everest (8848m). Sitting in the divine Kalapatthar and observing the world's greatest peak will be sure to make your tour worthwhile. While you are at Kala Patthar you can capture the beautiful scenery through the lenses of your camera. However, you need to make it quicker because of the altitude. After spending quality time in Kalapatthar we will move to Everest Base Camp.
Important Note: Spending only around five minutes in Kala Patthar will prevent us from getting altitude sickness. Our helicopter will be on stand-by at Kala Patthar, therefore, it is technically impossible to spend more than the allocated time.
Halt @ Syangboche (Everest View hotel):
When the refreshment and photo Session program is over we will spend an hour on the ground. In the meantime, you can relax in the paradise of Nature observing its beauty. We will then fly from and halt at Syangboche for breakfast. Syangboche is one of the beautiful places in Nepal which offers the lifetime experience of viewing panoramic views of Everest (8,848m), Ama Dablam (6,812m), Thamserku (6,623m), Khumbila (5,761m), Kwangde (6,011m) many other mountains. The hotel is situated at the highest altitude.
Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla to Kathmandu:
After having breakfast/coffee in the world's highest elevation hotel, and enjoying the wilderness, we will head to Lukla. Here, we will refill the gas and then return to Kathmandu. Upon our arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, we will drive you to your hotel and then put a stop to our amazing tour experience.
Last Minute Booking:
We at Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition Pvt. Ltd. Accept last-minute Booking i.e. 24 hours prior to the booking date. However, for the last-minute booking, full payment ought to be made before starting your chartered helicopter tour.
For more information and booking contact us directly at +977 9851083619 (Available on WhatsApp, WeChat, and Viber) or drop us an inquiry about the trip at [email protected].
*6 pax is maximum(500kg weight) for Mount Everest base camp helicopter flight landing tour – based on body weight.* if we have 4-6 pax we have to run 2 shuttles flights from Pheriche or Everest view hotel by splitting body weight 250kg on average.
Highlights of 1 Day Everest Heli Tour
- A luxury trip to Everest Base Camp
- 3+ hours of helicopter sightseeing
- See the remarkable beauty of the Himalayas from a helicopter
- Accessible to all kind of travelers
- Friendly to non-hikers, family, couple and group of friends
- View not only the mountain but also the areas of Gourishanker, Cho-Oyu, Shishapangma, Lhakpa Dorje, and more
- Arrival and Departure transportation to the airport from the hotel and vice-versa
- Seating arrangement for up to a maximum of 5 people
- Applicable permit arrangement service only
- Medical kits
- Oxygen Cylinder
- One hour break at Everest View Hotel for Breakfast (You can get breakfast at $ 10 to $ 20)
- Helicopter cost for the day of the flight
- 10 to 15 Minute of Break at Kalapather View Point for Pictures and Videos
- 10 Minutes of Hiking at 5550 Meter height (With the view of Mount Everest)
- Government Tax & Service Charges
- Medical and life insurance
- Personal expenses and meals in Everest
- Hard/soft drinks throughout the trip.
- Personal Gear Down jackets and other equipment costs
- Sagarmatha National park fees (USD 30)
MariaRPaizUnited Kingdom Published: Monday, May 07, 2012
Getting to see the Himalayas by helicopter was expensive... but I have NO regrets. My friends and I enjoyed going to Tengboche monastery, Gokyo lakes, and a little lunch nook nestled in the mountains with breathtaking views of Everest and other gorgeous peaks. Absolutely worthwhile!read more
In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. As this adventure entrails traveling in the remote mountainous region, we are always at mercy of nature. During the trip, the factors such as weather, natural disaster or a multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planned itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alterations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which is beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.
Note that the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itineraries or any delays due to unforeseen circumstances.
Why Book With Us?
- Best price
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- Easy payment processing
- Customizable trips as per your needs
- Departure for every booking
- Best customer care
- Specialized care and considerations
- Easy cancellation conditions
Please provide us your full credentials or a copy of your passport. Give your weight so that preplan your group’s trips for proper weight distribution. You may deposit 20 to 30 percent advance of the total package amount while booking. You may pay rest of the amount before the flight. You can also pay us by card, bank transfer or online. Please visit here for payment details.
If you are unable to make your trip, let us know in advance. We will refund you as per our booking terms and conditions and available time frame. At times, there might be delays or cancellation of flights due to weather and unforeseeable reasons. In such cases, we will make our best effort to adjust your bookings and rearranging the schedule.
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- Destination Nepal
- Trip Difficulty Easy
- Trip Style Helicopter Sightseeing Tour
- Group Size 01 - 05
- Max Altitude 5555 Meter
- Transportation: By Air
- Best Season: March, April, May, June, September, October, November, and December
- Trip Duration: 4 - 5 Hours
- People & Culture: majority Sherpa people with Buddhist religion & culture
- Himalayan Sights: Everest [8,848 m], Ama Dablam [6856m], Thamserku [6608m] Kantega [6685m], Lhotse [8501m], Nuptse [7879m], and you will stop at Kala Patthar [5,545m]