Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

A bird eye view of Mt. Everest.

Trip Facts

duration Duration 1 days
trip-difficulty Trip Difficulty Moderate
trip-difficulty Highest Point 5545m
Average Group Size 2-4
trip-code Trip Code EBHTAH
trip-code Area Everest Region
trip-code Start Point Kathmandu
trip-start-point Trip End Point Kathmandu
trip-accomodation Accomodation N/A
trip-meals Meals As Mentioned
transportation Transportation On Private Basis

Trip Highlights

  • Witness the highest peak in the world.
  • Wonderful aerial views of mountains.
  • No need for the long and hard trek to reach the Everest Base Camp.
  • Picturesque landscapes and sceneries.
  • Helicopter flight to Everest from Kathmandu.
  • Spectacular Himalayan views including Mount Everest.

Trip Overview

Mount Everest helicopter tour is the one-day remarkable tour to the Himalayas. This Heli tour is one of the best one-day trips from Kathmandu that offer the wonderful glimpses of mountains and Himalayas in the higher terrains of Nepal. Everest Base Camp trekking is difficult, however, the desire to get to the top of the world is a bucket list goal to many people.

To reach Everest is the ultimate choice of every adventure lover. Everest is accessible in many ways. Apparently, the trekking to the Everest Base Camp is adventurous yet physically demanding and also time-consuming ways to reach Everest. And Mount Everest helicopter tour is promising to make it possible to get into the world’s highest peak. 

The spectacular glimpses of Mount Everest are also possible from some of the vantage points and Hill stations in Nepal. Also, the heli services are equally important to reach Mount Everest. Moreover, the Everest Mountain Flight is also popular to get the wonderful experiences of the top of the world from an aeroplane.

Certainly, Mount Everest is accessible nowadays. The significant interest group and the services in Nepal make it convenient for adventure aspirants. If you want to reach mount Everest, it is possible in many ways. Heli flights are accessible to reach Mount Everest and to get insights of it with very close views.

Our Everest Helicopter Tour is one of the most popular activities to witness the mighty Everest without any hard trek. Similarly, it is also the best alternative to witness the Everest region without wasting 2 weeks in the trek. Our Everest helicopter tour is done with a professional guide who will let you know about the places before reaching the Everest Base Camp. Meanwhile, our Everest helicopter tour includes all of your costs including the Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit and the transportation cost to the Airport and back to the hotel. You don’t have to pay an extra cost besides the tour package.

It is one of the popular and easily accessible ways to see Mount Everest. A helicopter from Kathmandu will take you to Mount Everest. After exploring the Everest region via Helicopter, it will land at Everest Base Camp or Kala Patthar. Everest Heli Tour is also considered to be best for aerial views and photography. The picturesque views and wonderful sceneries certainly make it the best way to explore from the sky. 

The Spring and Autumn season is the best time for Everest helicopter tours. You will get to see the lush green forest, amazing landscapes and astounding Himalayan beauty. However, except the months from June to August, every month are favourable. With the days with a clear sky and favourable weather conditions, a Heli tour to Everest can be undertaken. 

About Everest Helicopter Tour

The Everest Base Helicopter Camp trip provides lifetime experiences. After reaching the Base Camp of Mount Everest, you will get some time to get back. At Syangboche, you will be given a certain short time for breakfast and surfing activities. Further, you will be back to Kathmandu after refuelling at Lukla. We organize Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour to facilitate our guests with thrilling experiences to the top of the world in Nepal. Everest Base Camp Helicopter flight landing tour is a rare treat; the opportunity to unfold the great Himalayas of the Khumbu region. Everest Helicopter day tour in Nepal including the Mt Everest Himalaya is suitable for those who wish to witness the Himalayas’ wonders in a very short time.

This Helicopter tour of Everest is so far the best Aerial tour in the world. Mount Everest helicopter tours start in Kathmandu, flying east from Kathmandu to Everest and back to Kathmandu. During the Helicopter tour to the Everest Base Camp, you will get time to explore the Base Camp and take photos and create memories. You will be staying for about an hour in the Base Camp so be sure to wear warm clothes and drink fluids as there is a high chance of altitude sickness around this area. 

If our trip itinerary doesn’t suit your holiday schedule or you wish to modify the itinerary then feel free to inbox us. We want our valuable guests to enjoy their travel according to their needs and wills. We provide a variety of packages for student groups/family groups/corporate teams and many more. Every travel package is different according to the group size and the demand of the guests. We are also more than happy if you combine it with any travel plans, please let us know and we’ll create a tailor-made itinerary, designed especially for your travel group.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01

Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp by Helicopter

At 06:30 AM: Have your breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, our representative will take you to the Airport. The Everest Helicopter Tour starts from Kathmandu valley. Heading to the eastern part to the Lukla, the sherpa village. After some fueling procedure, the flight will move towards the Everest Base Camp, Khumbu Glacier and lands at Kala Paththar.

Further, this flight goes from the Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu glacier, ultimately reaching to the Everest Base Camp. While return time you will stop at Everest view hotel for a tea/coffee break, you can have breakfast (30$ per person) over there. A scenic view of Mt. Amadablam from EVH may catch your eyes.

duration 3-4 Hours
ascent 5545m
trip-meals N/A
transportation On Private Basis

Trip Guide

The information given about the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Landing is in-depth, feel free to contact us 24/7 for any kind of assistance. We will be available on WhatsApp to assist you instantly. You can write an email if this trip doesn't fit your vacation schedule and requirements. Altitude Himalaya aims to offer the best possible travel experience to the customers. Depending on the needs of the visitors and the group size, we customize each vacation package. We will put together a bespoke itinerary just for your private group.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How long does it takes to complete Everest base camp helicopter tour?

    It takes minimum 3 to 4 hours to complete Everest base camp helicopter tour from Kathmandu. The duration may depend on weather condition and air traffic at Kathmandu airport and Lukla airport. Sometime the helicopter may need to perform rescue flight in the Everest region and you may need to wait a while at the Everest view hotel in Namche.

Services Includes

  • A private helicopter trip to Everest trip on sharing basis.
  • Private vehicle with A/C for Airport transfer.
  • Sagarmatha national park entry permit.
  • Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Permit.
  • One bottle of mineral water.
  • Other office surcharges and government taxes.

Services Excludes

  • Meals are excluded.
  • Nature of personal expenses.
  • Tips and donations.
1 Days from US$ 1200
USD 1100 / Person


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