Gosaikunda Sharing Helicopter tour

1 Day

The Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour is an exciting and convenient way to discover the magnificent Gosaikunda Lake and its surroundings in Nepal. Situated at an elevation of around 4,380 meters (14,370 feet) in the Langtang National Park, Gosaikunda is a revered pilgrimage site for Hindus and Buddhists alike. The lake is renowned for its pristine turquoise waters and the awe-inspiring backdrop of majestic peaks such as Langtang Lirung and Ganesh Himal.

Departure Point:

The tour typically commences from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. You will be picked up from your hotel and transported to the domestic terminal of Tribhuvan International Airport.

Pre-flight Briefing:

Upon arrival at the airport, your pilot or a representative from the helicopter tour company will provide you with a pre-flight briefing. This will include essential information about the tour, safety instructions, and an opportunity to address any queries you may have.

Helicopter Ride:

Following the briefing, you will board a modern and well-maintained helicopter specifically designed for high-altitude flights. The helicopter will feature comfortable seating and large windows to ensure you have the best possible views during the tour.

Flight to Gosaikunda:

The helicopter will take off from Kathmandu and head towards the Langtang region. As you soar above the Kathmandu Valley, you will be treated to panoramic vistas of the city, lush landscapes, and distant mountain ranges.

Langtang Valley Scenic Flight:

En route to Gosaikunda, the helicopter will provide a breathtaking aerial tour of the Langtang Valley. You will soar over picturesque villages, terraced fields, dense forests, and meandering rivers. Throughout the journey, you will be able to admire the snow-capped peaks of the Langtang range.

Gosaikunda Arrival:

After a scenic flight lasting approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, you will arrive in the Gosaikunda region. The helicopter will hover over the mesmerizing Gosaikunda Lake, allowing you to marvel at its crystal-clear turquoise waters and the natural splendor of the surrounding area.

Ground Time:

Depending on the tour package and weather conditions, you may have the chance to land near Gosaikunda Lake and explore the area on foot. You can take a brief hike to the lake’s shores, observe the sacred Hindu and Buddhist shrines, and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of this high-altitude alpine region.

Return Flight:

Following the ground time, you will board the helicopter for the return flight to Kathmandu. During the flight back, you will have another opportunity to admire the majestic Himalayan peaks and picturesque landscapes.

Arrival in Kathmandu: Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transported back to your hotel, marking the conclusion of your Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour. You will depart with unforgettable memories of the breathtaking Himalayan panorama and the cultural significance of Gosaikunda.

Important Note for Gosaikunda Helicopter tour

It is important to note that weather conditions can significantly affect the feasibility of the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour. The tour operator will closely monitor the weather and provide updates or reschedule the flight if necessary, ensuring the safety and enjoyment of all passengers.

Overall, the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour offers a remarkable opportunity to witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the Langtang region and experience the tranquility of Gosaikunda Lake, all within a relatively short period of time.

Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour Outline itinerary

  • Phase 01: Departure from the hotel
  • Phase 02: Fly from Kathmandu (1,400m/ 4,593ft) to Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).
  • Phase 03: Explore Gosaikunda Lake (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).
  • Phase 04: Fly from Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft) to Kathmandu (1,400m/ 4,593ft)
  • Phase 05: Drive back to the hotel
  • Some Places
  • Whole Year
  • Thamel, Kathmandu
  • Langtang Region
  • 4380m
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Gosaikunda Sharing Helicopter Tour Overview:

  • Tour Duration: 4-5 hours
  • Highest Altitude: 4,380 m/ 14,370 ft above sea level
  • Transportation: Overland & flight
  • Group size: 1 to 5 (maximum)
  • Best Season: March-May & Sept-Nov

Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour Highlights

  • Aerial view of the landscapes and the Himalayas.
  • An idle place for the devotee of Lord Shiva.
  • Bird’s eye view of Langtang National Park, Oak, and pine forest with blooming rhododendron.
  • Pristine, Religious, pollution-free, and tranquility.
  • Exploration of the Holy Gosaikunda Lake.
  • Eye-catching close to the Langtang region

Itinerary

Phase 01: Departure from the hotel

Trip duration: 30 mins

The trip starts early in the morning. One of our representatives will pick you from the hotel and drop you at the domestic Airport while you can enjoy the pretty view by the road.

Phase 02: Fly from Kathmandu (1,400m/ 4,593ft) to Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).

Maximum altitude: Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).

Duration: 30 mins

Upon your arrival to the Airport and after the regular airport procedure, you’ll be briefed about the tour and be provided with necessary information. As you fly from the Airport, the city shrinks allowing you to enjoy the green hills, settlement areas and flowing rivers. The major highlight of this Heli-tour is the scenic flight to Gosaikunda. You’ll be stunned by the view of the majestic mountains, lush rhododendron forest, settlements of highlanders and flora and fauna in the National Park Area. After getting the bird’s eye view of lake, the helicopter will land at Gosaikunda Lake.

Phase 03: Explore Gosaikunda Lake (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).

Maximum altitude: Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).

Duration: 30 mins

This lake is one of the dream destinations for the devotee of Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is still believed to be meditating in the lake itself. You’ll get the best view of the Langtang Mountain Range and the Gosaikunda lake up there. You’ll be stunned by the panoramic 360 views of the snow-capped mountains, cotton clouds and their reflection in the waves of Gosaikunda. Away from city noises, you’ll find salvation in this sacred place, the perfect moment to capture for eternity.

Phase 04: Fly from Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft) to Kathmandu (1,400m/ 4,593ft)

Maximum altitude: Gosaikunda (4,380 m/ 14,370 ft).

Duration: 30 mins

After exploring this dreamy little place of heaven, we will have a mesmerizing flight back to Kathmandu. After one last glimpse of every beauty you can capture, you’ll be greeted with green hills and the city of temples. You’ll get a lifetime experience of the landscapes and greenery. After that thrilling flight, you’ll land at the Airport.

Phase 05: Drive back to the hotel

Trip Duration: 30 mins

We shall land in the Airport in after around an hour of the flight. Our representatives will help you complete the airport protocols and drive you back to the hotel. You can then celebrate this thrilling trip in the city of temples, Kathmandu.

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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Gosaikunda Sharing Helicopter tour
From $785
/ Adult