Everest Heli Tour Detail Itinerary
Day 1: Welcome to Kathmandu:
In accordance with your flight schedule, we will be at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu to extend a warm welcome to you in our beautiful country for the beautiful trip. After exchanging warm welcome greetings at the arrival section. We will lead you to our vehicle to transfer you to our trip hotel. It’s a day at complete leisure on your own to relax the jetlag. But we definitely help you with the information to go around in case you’d like to do so.
Day 2: Preparation and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley:
We spend a full day in Kathmandu today which will be a necessary acclimatization day as well. Early in the morning after breakfast, we will meet for a trip briefing where we will talk about this amazing trip in details and answer your questions if you have any. After the brief meeting is over, we are taking you for an amazing cultural sightseeing tour of heritage sites in Kathmandu valley. The sites we take you for the sightseeing today include Swoyambhunath - the oldest monument in Kathmandu valley, Kathmandu Durbar Square – to see the temple of Living Goddess and other medieval architectural wonders, Pashupatinath – to immerse into Hindu death rites on the bank of a holy river, and Boudhanath – a massive Buddhist shrine considered as the biggest in the world.
Day 3: Helicopter Tour:
We will take an early morning flight, at 7: 30 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 view 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 ice falls etc. We will land at Lukla for Refilling Gas.
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 greatest peak will sure to make your tour worthwhile. While you are at Kala Patthar you can capture the beautiful scenery from the lenses of your camera. However, you need to make it quicker because of the altitude.
After spending quality time in Kalapatthar we will fly to the world’s highest lake system - the Gokyo Lake. We will spend a few minutes here admiring the tranquil beauty of the lake and then fly back to Kathmandu.
Arriving at Kathmandu, a representative from Himalayan Scenery Treks will drop you at the hotel. At hotel, you can rest or take a shower and prepare yourself for the farewell dinner in the evening.
Day 4: Final Departure:
All good things must end as we come to your final day in Nepal. You can squeeze in some last-minute shopping before our transport arrives to send you to the airport for your flight home. We bid you farewell, and may you leave with beautiful memories and a wonderful experience of the Himalayas.