Everest Base Camp Sharing Helicopter Tour

1 Day

The Everest Base Camp Sharing Helicopter Tour offers a unique and breathtaking experience in the picturesque Khumbu Valley. Known for its majestic mountain peaks and the warm hospitality of the Sherpas, the Everest region is a popular tourist destination in Nepal.

Every year, tourists flock to Nepal with the hope of witnessing the grandeur of the Khumbu region and the snow-capped Himalayan peaks. It is undoubtedly one of the most sought-after tourist attractions in the country.

This tour is specifically designed for those who wish to get up close to Mount Everest and immerse themselves in the stunning landscapes of the Everest region. From beautiful areas to glaciers and glacial lakes, this tour showcases the natural treasures of Nepal.

While the cost of the Everest Base Camp Sharing Helicopter tour may be slightly higher, it is a luxurious and worthwhile experience. From the moment you take off to the moment you land, you will be captivated by the breathtaking sights of the mountains.

The journey begins in Kathmandu, the starting point for the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. As you fly over the mountain ranges of the Khumbu region, you will be treated to a scenic and unforgettable experience. The tour lasts approximately 4-5 hours, and you will arrive at Everest Base Camp after the mesmerizing flight.

This tour also offers the opportunity to explore Nepal’s magnificent Himalayan region. It is a convenient and enjoyable journey for all. Additionally, this tour is inclusive and allows people with physical disabilities to fulfill their desire of experiencing the highest mountains in the world.

The Everest Base Camp Sharing Helicopter tour takes you on a remarkable journey above Khumbu, offering breathtaking views of Kalapater and the Everest View Hotel. It is truly an incredible experience.

At Nepal Adventure Planner, we pride ourselves on providing the best helicopter trips from Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp. With experienced pilots and comprehensive itinerary packages, we ensure a memorable and safe journey for all.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour – Itinerary

Day 01: Tour to Everest Base Camp by Helicopter

  • 07:00 AM: Move to Tribhuvan International Airport
  • 08:00 AM: Fly to Lukla [ 45- minutes fly]
  • 09:00 AM: Rest for 15 minutes.
  • 09:40 AM: Move to Everest Base Camp & Kala Patthar
  • 09:50 AM: Rest for 10 minutes
  • 10:30 AM: Fly to Everest View Hotel
  • 11:00 AM: Fly to Lukla
  • 01:30 PM: Fly back to Kathmandu
  • 02:30 PM: Departure

Trip Info

  • Some Places
  • Whole Year
  • Thamel, Kathmandu
  • Airport pick up & final departure by private vehicle from your hotel to hotel
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Trip Overview

  • Destination: Everest Base Camp
  • Starting Point: Kathmandu
  • Ending point: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude: Kalapatthar ( 5545m /18192.25ft)
  • No of Days: 1 day
  • Best Season: Spring & Autumn
  • Group size: 1-5 max

Everest Base Camp Sharing Helicopter Tour Highlights

  • Explore the Capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu.
  • Explore the Asan and Thamel areas of Kathmandu.
  • Taste the different food available in Kathmandu.
  • Experience the Helicopter fly from Kathmandu to the Everest Base Camp.
  • Witness the beautiful scenery of distant mountains via a Helicopter tour.
  • Explore the fantastic communities in the Himalayas of Sherpa and stunning historical monasteries.
  • Witness the Capital of the Khumbu region, Namche
  • Witness the lifestyle of Sherpa village in the Khumbu region.
  • Visit the Everest View Hotel and enjoy a delightful breakfast enjoying the magnificent views of the mountains.
  • A fantastic perspective above Khumbu to the impressive summits of Kalapater and Everest View Hotel, one of the most incredible experiences.

Itinerary

Kilometers: Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp (160km)

Tour Duration: 4-5 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Gorkshep (5170 m /16,962 ft)

The Everest Base Camp Helicopter journey begins in the early hours of the morning. To catch a flight, you must first travel to Tribhuvan International Airport. You will be picked up from your accommodation and driven to the Airport by one of our representatives. You will meet your guide at the Airport.

It is important to remember that you must arrive one hour before your scheduled departure time at the Airport.

07:00 AM Move to Tribhuvan International Airport

After breakfast, our guide will drive you to the Tribhuvan International Airport in the early morning. Once we arrive at TIA, we begin our preparations for the Helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp. As soon as the document inspection process is over, we’ll head to the departure point to catch our flight.

08:00 AM Fly to Lukla [ 45- minutes fly]

From Kathmandu, we will travel to Lukla. After 45 minutes, we arrive in Lukla. We’ll fly off through Kathmandu and cross over the clouds for a spectacular flight. You will get a chance to see the magnificent view of mountains throughout the journey.

09:00 AM Rest for 15 minutes.

We will have a 15-minute break once we arrive at Lukla Airport. We take a 15-minute break in Lukla to energize ourselves for the trip. It will also help us to adjust to the environment of the Everest region.

09:40 AM Move to Everest Base Camp & Kala Patthar

In roughly 35 minutes, we fly from Lukla to Mt. Everest Base Camp and Kalapattar over the Everest region.

09:50 AM Rest for 10 minutes

We are in the base camp for a 10-minute break to cheer us up to the top of the world. The most incredible views of Mt. Everest and the Khumbu Icefall will be our seen from Kala Patthar. The sight of the snowy peak is stunning in clear weather.

With the touch of tiny sun rays, the entire Himalayan shines. Although you will feel that there may be no sky here, you can take in a 360-degree vision of Kala Patthar’s breathtaking peaks.

10:30 AM Fly to Everest View Hotel/ pangboche

Then we head to the Everest View Hotel in Namche for breakfast. We shall have a great breakfast enjoying right in front of us with fantastic mountain views.

11:00 AM Fly to Lukla

We will now return to Lukla Airport from the Everest View Hotel. It will take around half an hour to reach Lukla from Everest View Hotel. So again, we’re going to take 15 minutes there.

01:30 PM Fly back to Kathmandu

Now you’re going to come back to Kathmandu again. After 45 minutes, you’ll be at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. As soon as you reach the TIA, you will be transfer to your hotel. So you can relax in your hotel room for a while. You can also start packing your belongings before the departure flight.

02:30 PM Departure

The helicopter tour of Everest Base Camp ends here. For your flight, we will transport you to TIA. You can even explore a nearby area before your departure flight, and you can also taste different food in the Kathmandu valley.

And Nepal Mountain Adventure hope to see you again!

Includes/Excludes

Price Includes

  • Airport pick up & final departure by private vehicle from your hotel to hotel
  • All needed permit & national park fees.
  • Helicopter Transport
  • Government tax & service charge.

Price Excludes

  • Extra an activities, in case if you have an extra day on your holidays.
  • All kind of drinks as like mineral water, beer, tea, coffee, juice, Coke, Fanta, and hard drinks.
  • Travel insurance.

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Everest Base Camp Sharing Helicopter Tour
From $1,200
/ Adult