Everest Helicopter tour cost depends on the helicopter tour type and the time you want to fly to Mount Everest. Private charter tour price is higher than the group joining helicopter tours. The helicopter tour starts from Kathmandu and ends after approx. four hours by returning flight.
Similarly, the Helicopter Tour cost to Everest depends on various factors like; your group size, Flight Season and flight duration you want. Besides the monsoon and winter season, normal weather days are suitable for Everest helicopter ride.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Landing Tour Cost
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is an ideal package for the time bounded peoples who has keen interest of exploring the high Himalayas including the Mount Everest. It is probably the shortest way to reach the base camp of Mt Everest from Kathmandu and returning in same day in comfortable way. In the recent years its popularity is getting at the peak level. This Heli Tour to Everest lets you explore the highest mountain of the world just in few hours. The Heli Tour to Everest offers incredible mountain Panorama along with mesmerizing rolling hills.
What Factor Affects Everest Helicopter Flight Cost?
Everest Helicopter Tour cost depends on various factors like; your group size, Flight Season, Duration etc. Also the helicopter flight type such as private charter or group joining trip also plays the vital role on helicopter tour price.
Private helicopter charter flight cost more than the group joining tour. However the private charter flights also gives the opportunity to ride five persons at a time in a single charter flight. In group joining helicopter tour, the price of the total charter is share with the total number of persons flying together in a group joining tour.
Maximum number of five peoples can join Everest Helicopter Tour as one group. As you share the Helicopter your cost will also be shared and you can complete Everest Helicopter Tour in comparatively low cost.
Another major factor that determines your cost of Heli tour is travel season. Autumn and spring are the busiest travel season in Nepal; it’s very difficult to get Helicopter during these seasons. So, the cost will also increase as the demand increases. Normally, Everest Helicopter Tour completes in 3 to 4 hours, but if you want to extend the flight hours, your cost of chartered helicopter will increase.
Everest Helicopter Charter Cost Details:
|3 persons Cost||US$ 4,000|
|6 Persons Cost||US$ 4,500|
|On Group Joining||US$ 1,400 per person|
Private Everest Helicopter Charter Cost
We can manage a Helicopter Tour in Charter Helicopter for maximum 6 peoples from Kathmandu to Syangboche. The carrying capacity of Helicopter decreases at high altitude. So when flying to Kalapathar from Syangboche and vice versa, we need two shuttle.
Charter Cost depends on your group size; it is US$ 4000 for 3 persons and US$ 4500 for 6 persons.
If you join a group you can complete the Heli Tour in US$1400 per person.
Group Joining Everest Helicopter Cost
Group Joining is a good idea to decrease your personal cost of chartered helicopter. Everest helicopter tour price shares with the total persons flying on the same helicopter. The Maximum number of 5 peoples can join in one group. This will divide the total cost into five equal halves.
How to Join in a Group Joining Heli Tour?
You can check our fixed departure dates and join a group easily. It is not necessary to have your own group for Helicopter Tour; we will help you in find a suitable date for you. You will get a chance to meet and interact with the new friends of different parts of the world. This will make your Tour more exciting. It is better to have flexible dates to join in a helicopter tour.
Our Helicopter Tour to Everest Departs only when the minimum group is complete.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Itinerary
Normally Everest Base Camp helicopter tour program is scheduled as below timing. However the weather and the air traffic of Kathmandu airport subjected to the vital player of the flight.
06:00 am: Pick up from Hotel and drop to airport for helicopter flight
07:00 am to 07:45 am: Kathmandu to Lukla flight
08: 10 am to 8:50 am: Fly from Lukla to Kala Patthar or Everest Base Camp
08:45 to 09:00: Fly from Kala Patthar or Everest Base Camp to Syangboche (Everest View Hotel)
09:00 to 09:45: Breakfast at Hotel Everest View
09:45 to 11:00: Return flight from Syangboche to Lukla to Kathmandu
11:00: Pick up from Kathmandu Airport and Transfer to your Hotel
Please note that time is indicative and may vary. Timing depends on weather conditions and air traffic at Kathmandu and Lukla airport.
Service Includes in Everest Heli Tour Cost
- Hotel to airport transport by private car/jeep
- An experienced English speaking guide to go with you on the trip. Cost covers his/her wages, meals, medical insurance and transportation allowances.
- Charges of helicopter flight by experienced pilot
- All applicable government and local taxes
- All landing charges in airports and Everest region
- Emergency oxygen bottle helicopter and medical kits in the helicopter
Service Not Includes in EBC Heli Tour Price
- Visa fees to Nepal from your home country
- International airfare
- Entry fee for Sagarmatha National Park USD 30 per person and a Local Area Permit USD 10 per person.
- Your travel and Medical Insurance in your home country
- Personal expenses such as food, drinks, and tips in Kathmandu
- Tips for the guide, driver etc
Booking requirements for Heli Tour
We need your full credentials or a copy of your passport with your weight information. The helicopter tour depends on total weight in helicopter. So, please provide your weight to pre-plan if we need to arrange shuttle trips for proper weight distribution. We need 20 to 30 percent advance of the total package amount to book the helicopter tour confirm. You may pay rest of the amount before the helicopter flight departs from Kathmandu.Everest Base Camp Helicopter Cost, Everest Base Camp Helicopter Landing Tour Cost, Everest Helicopter Cost, Everest Helicopter Price