Everest Helicopter Tour Package & Price in Nepal 2019

Mount Everest Helicopter Tour

Everest Helicopter tour is without any doubt the easiest way to explore the Himalayas with highest peaks in Nepal. The trending helicopter ride tour is getting popular day by day. Many people want to explore the world’s highest peak within 4 hours from Kathmandu is really a wonderful opportunity. Without walking the long route to EBC, the heli flight makes your dream of seeing the Everest come true allowing to capture the hundreds of poses just in front of Mount Everest.

So Mount Everest Helicopter tour package is getting popular day by day. For all age’s people in comfortable way, it takes to the Himalayas, see mountains and make a live experience of the highest place of the world.

Everest Helicopter Tour Package

Everest helicopter tour package is popular as Everest Base Camp helicopter tour and Gokyo Lake Helicopter tour. Landing at the base camp of Mount Everest or Kalapathar top is the most popular heli tour package in Everest region. Everest view heli tour is another popular package which takes you to the Everest View Hotel at Syangboche from where panoramic views of Himalayas including Mount Everest, Lhotse, Amadablam, and several other peaks are can be seen closely.

Joining a group of helicopter tour package is best option to save the flying cost. Sharing the total charter cost between 5 persons make your tour price around US$ 900 including all service such as entry permit and breakfast. Having your own group to fly is the best option to reduce price and time. However every time is not easy for everyone to do so.

In order to join the helicopter flight on group joining basis, you need to search the fixed departure helicopter tours to Everest from different helicopter tour operator’s websites. Contact them for the available seats and explore the Himalayas with new people.

Mount Everest Helicopter Tour from Kathmandu

Helicopter tour from Kathmandu is most popular heli tour package in Nepal. Flying from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu via domestic terminal is the time saving and frequent place to depart helicopter flight to Everest.

You need to reach at least half an hour before for boarding and schedule the flight in Kathmandu airport. Kathmandu airport is easily accessible from Thamel, Boudha, Swyambhu and Bhaktapur area.

Everest Heli Tour from Lukla

Lukla officially the Tenzing Hillary Airport in Solukhumbu is the busy airstrip in Nepal. It connects Kathmandu to Everest region by flight. It takes about 45 minutes to reach Lukla by airplane.

Helicopter flight to Everest area is possible from Lukla. It will be about an hour helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo valley. It saves you cost and time. If you want to save your cost then fly to Lukla by regular flight and join a helicopter flight from Lukla airport. It cost you around US$ 2000 on charter basis to see Mount Everest. Sharing the cost to 5 persons make your helicopter tour super cheaper.

Mount Everest Helicopter Tour Price

Most of the people love to see Mount Everest. Many of them want to see without any stress and physical difficulty. But to explore the remote part of the mountain area, it’s not easily accessible as we think. To make one of the tough action come true, you need to spend handsome money. Even everything is comfortable such a weather, time and people. It doesn’t work if you can pay for the helicopter charter or group joining price.

Normally the Everest helicopter charter price is around USD 4000 which seems expensive for single person. But if you are in group to share the price with other 4 persons (total 5 persons) it becomes cheaper one.

How to get Cheap Everest Helicopter Tour Price

If you are a single person and ready to pay USD 1200 around, then you could join the helicopter tours to Everest Base Camp in group joining flights. The best way to make the heli tour on time in cheaper way is to fly with you own group of 5 persons from Kathmandu which saves your time and cost.

Best time for Everest Helicopter Tour

In a clear visibility day, helicopter tours to Everest is possible. In winter and rainy season most of the days the visibility becomes not good for helicopter flight. Several helicopter flights cancel at that time.

In spring and autumn season most of the time the weather is favorable for the helicopter flight. In Nepal spring season falls under the months of March, April and May and autumn season falls under the month of September, October and November.

Try to plan your helicopter tour to Everest in best time so that without any difficulties you can fly.

Helicopter Charter Costs in Nepal

Helicopter charter costs in Nepal varies on where you want to go, what you want to do and the length of time. It also depends upon the type of Helicopter model you want use. The charter price for helicopter is fixed on the certain date, time, destination of flight.

Helicopter Charter offers a level of flexibility; not commonly available with fixed wing aircraft. It is real boon for time and physical limited travelers.

Take advantage of our flexibility and arrange Helicopter flights for you and your passengers to and from your destination. Spend your vacation in style and comfort in one of our safe, modern and reliable helicopters. With no hassles of airport queues or Jams, you will reach the destination fresh and relaxed.

How much does it cost to charter helicopter in Nepal?

Every day we receive numbers of queries asking the helicopter charter cost in Nepal and the factors it depends on. So we have decided to write an article to provide people a realistic ballpark figure on how much a helicopter rental actually cost in Nepal.

Popular Helicopter Tour Packages & Cost

Everest Helicopter Tour

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is one of the most fascinating air voyage in Nepal. This incredible aerial tour will take you to base of world’s highest peak and allow you to enjoy the grandeur of peak from closest possible distance.

The best part is you don’t need to trek which will save your lot of time and is very convenient too.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour starts early in the morning from Tribhuvan Domestic Airport. You will fly north towards Lukla and stop at Tenzing-Hillary Airport for refueling. After that, you will continue your journey towards Kala Patthar Viewpoint.

Kala Pattahar offers superb view of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and Changtse. Then Mt. Pumori, Lingtren and Khumbutse amidst countless other peaks crowd your horizon.

After some moments, we will fly to Syangboche, Everest View Hotel. Here we will have a heartily breakfast with an amazing view of Mt. Everest right next our table.

During the entire tour, we will get the stunning bird-eye view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Pumori. Mt. Cho Oyu and Mt. Lhotse.

Here’s the detail of Helicopter Charter Cost in different location of Everest

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Flight

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Cost includes round trip (Kathmandu – Everest Base Camp – Kalapatthar – Kathmandu). You will also land at Syangboche Airport and enjoy the heartily breakfast at world’s highest Everest View Hotel.
Everest Helicopter Tour is best for those who have just a day in Nepal and wants to experience Everest from closest possible distance.
Everest Helicopter Tour lasts for 3 hours including the landing time at Kalapatthar and Syangboche.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Duration and Capacity
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour takes 3 hours (round trip, including landing time at Kalapatthar and Syangboche).
A helicopter can accommodate up to 4 person or up to 400kg to Kalapatthar. We will make a double trip from Syangboche, if the number of travelers exceeds 4.
If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Cost Detail

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost4,500 USD
Group Joining Cost1,250 USD Per Person

Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter Flight

Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter Tour is alternative way of regular flight to reach Lukla from Kathmandu. Helicopter flights get less canceled in comparison to regular domestic flight to Lukla.
If you have limited time for trekking, the irregular flight might distract your schedule. Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter Flight ensures to maintain your travel schedule and helps you complete the trip as you planned before
Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter Duration and capacity
Normally, the helicopter flight to Lukla takes 50 minutes from Kathmandu. But sometimes, it may even take 1 hour.
A helicopter can accommodate up to 5 person or up to 500kg to Lukla. If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter Tour Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost2000 USD
Group Joining Cost400 USD Per Person

Lukla to Syangboche Helicopter Flight

Lukla to Syangboche Helicopter Tour takes you to the heart of Everest in just no time. This heli trip best for families with kids and elderly people; who are physically unsure to undertake the challenging terrain of Everest region.

Lukla to Syangboche Helicopter Duration and Capacity

Normally, it takes 10 – 15 minutes to reach Syangboche from Lukla. We will only take-off when the weather is 100% friendly to fly. Helicopter flight to Syangboche will save your 3 days.
A helicopter can accommodate up to 5 person or up to 500kg to Syangboche. If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Lukla to Syangboche Helicopter Cost Details

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost1200 USD
Group Joining Cost300 USD Per Person

Lukla to Gorakshep Helicopter Flight

Enjoy a luxurious Helicopter flight to Lukla and take a day hike to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar. Lukla to Gorakshep Helicopter Tour is perfect for time travelers who wants to combine an adventurous helicopter flight with a hike to Everest Base Camp.

Lukla to Gorakshep Helicopter Tour Duration and Capacity

Normally it takes 45 minutes to 1 hour to reach Gorak Shep from Kathmandu. Taking a helicopter flight to Gorakshep will save your 6 – 7 days which you will be spending on uphill trekking to Gorakshep.
A helicopter can accommodate up to 4 person or up to 400kg to Gorakshep. If the weight exceeds 400kg, we will make a double trip from Syangboche or Lukla.
If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Lukla to Gorakshep Helicopter Flight Cost Detail

Max Group Size3
Charter Cost1,500 USD
Group Joining Cost600 USD Per Person

Gorakshep to Lukla Helicopter Tour

Complete your trip in ultimate luxury and comfort! After challenging week-long trek to Everest Base Camp, if you are unsure to retrace your step back to Lukla; you can join a comfortable Gorakshep to Lukla Helicopter Tour.

Gorakshep to Lukla Helicopter Tour Duration and Capacity

Gorakshep to Lukla Helicopter Tour takes about 15 minutes and if weather is good, it even takes less than 15 minutes. It will save your 3 – 4 days which you will on downhill walk back to Lukla.
A helicopter can accommodate up to 4 person or up to 400kg to Lukla. If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Gorakshep to Lukla Helicopter Flight Cost Detail

Max Group Size3
Charter Cost1500 USD
Group Joining Cost600 USD Per Person

Gorakshep – Lukla – Kathmandu Helicopter Tour

Imagine trekking to all the way to EBC and returning back to Kathmandu in chopper in relaxed manner!
Gorakshep – Lukla – Kathmandu Helicopter Tour is for those who loves to hike to the Everest Base Camp but are unsure to trek back via same route to Lukla. This exciting helicopter tour is best way to conclude you trip in ultimate style and comfort.  

Gorakshep – Lukla – Kathmandu Helicopter Duration and Duration

Normally, it takes 45 minutes – 1 hour to complete a heli trip from Gorakshep to Kathmandu via Lukla. This heli trip will save your 4 – 5 days that you will be spending on downhill walk to Lukla and flight back to Kathmandu.
A helicopter can accommodate up to 4 person or up to 400kg to Kathmandu. And if you are in a group of 6 people, we will make a double trip to Lukla and fly together back to Kathmandu.
If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Gorakshep – Lukla – Kathmandu Helicopter Cost Details

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost3700 USD
Group Joining Cost650 USD Per Person

Kathmandu – Lukla – Namche Helicopter Flight

Kathmandu – Lukla – Namche Helicopter is best alternative to Everest view trek. If you are some one wishing to explore Everest from comfortable altitude, then this trip is for you.

Kathmandu – Lukla – Namche Helicopter Tour Duration and Capacity

Kathmandu to Namche via Lukla takes just 30 minutes and you will be in the heart of Everest. This tour is used as time saver when you have less time to explore Himalaya.
A helicopter can accommodate up to 5 person or up to 500kg to Namche Bazaar. If you are solo traveler, we will help you find the group so that you will share the cost.

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost2500 USD
Group Joining Cost500 USD Per Person

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Charter Flight

If there’s any classic tour in Nepal, then it has to be Annapurna Helicopter Tour. It is most popular and luxury trip in Nepal.
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour is designed for people who are limited by time and fitness but still want to witness the magnificence of snow-capped peaks. Mt. Annapurna I, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Annapurna South, Mt. Fishtail, Himchuli, Gangapurna, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Nilgiri and many small peaks are seen during the trip.
You can choose to start the tour either from Kathmandu or Pokhara. It takes around 2 hours round trip from Kathmandu to complete Annapurna Heli Tour. And from Pokhara, it takes one and half hour to complete ABC.

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Charter Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost2000 USD
Group Joining Cost400 USD Per Person

Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour

Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour is a pilgrimage tour into the sacred lake devoted to Lord Shiva. It is alpine freshwater located at an elevation of 4,380m in the Langtang National Park.
Gosakunda Helicopter Tour is the shortest and quickest heli tour available in Nepal. It takes an hour to the complete this heli trip. Besides lake, you will get the magnificent bird eye view of Langtang Himalayan Range, Ganesh Himal and Manaslu.

Spring (March – May) and autumn (September – November) are the time of the year for Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour.

Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour Charter Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost1800 USD
Group Joining Cost400 USD Per Person

Langtang Helicopter Tour

Langtang Helicopter Tour is the fascinating journey to the best kept secret of Himalaya. This exciting heli tour promises you the best view of Langtang Range. Add to this, unrivalled natural beauty and spectacular geography of Langtang National Park.

During the trip, you will get to witness the incredible view of gigantic mountains including Mt. Langtang, Mt. Lurung, Ganesh Himal, Lakpa Dorje, Yala Peak, Naya Kanga and Mt. Garushankar.

Langtang Helicopter Tour starts from Kathmandu Airport. We will fly towards Kyangjin Monastery flying all over the beautiful Langtang region including Langtang national Park, Langtang Himalayan range and Gosainkunda. We will land at Kyanjin and visit the monastery which provide us the knowledge of local culture and religion. After the exploration, we fly back to Kathmandu to conclude the trip.

Langtang Helicopter Tour Charter Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost1500 USD
Group Joining Cost350 USD Per Person

Muktinath Helicopter Tour

Muktinath Helicopter Tour is the easiest and shortest way to visit sacred temple, Muktinath, nestled at the lap of Thorong La Pass (part of Himalaya). Muktinath, meaning the god of Nirvana, is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is believed that people will get relieved from their sorrows and miseries after paying to this temple. Buddhist call this temple as Chumig Gyatse which means hundreds water. They believe this time is the place of Dakanis which means goddesses of sky dancer. They also believe this site as one of 24 tantric place. While Hindu believes it as an abode of lord Vishnu who resides in the form of ammonites (Shilas).

Muktinath Helicopter Tour will offer you the best aerial view of Manaslu range, Annapurna range, world’s deepest Kali Gandaki Gorge and stunning semi-arid landscapes.
There are two options to reach Muktinath via Helicopter. You can choose to fly directly from Kathmandu or fly from Pokhara. We will land at helipad near the temple and after 30 minutes hike up, we will get to the Muktinath Temple.

We will provided 30 minutes time to perform holy rituals that includes pujas and sin-cleaning bath. This tour lasts for around 3 hours including ground time.

Muktinath Helicopter Charter Tour Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost3500 USD
Group Joining Cost900 USD Per Person

Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour Cost

Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour is the easiest and quickest way to reach the isolated forbidden Kingdom of Mustang.; located at the border of Tibet.
Upper Mustang is located at the northern section of the Annapurna region and is one of famous restricted area trekking in Nepal. If you have less time or constrained by fitness to undertake long challenging to trek to upper Mustang, you can explore the Upper Mustang in just a day by helicopter.

Upper Mustang Trek starts from Kathmandu and you will fly north-west towards the stunning geography of Upper Mustang. On a flight way, you will get the best aerial view of snow-capped Annapurna range, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu and Tukuche Peaks. Apart from that, you will capture the amazing view of wild Mustang geography, valleys and rivers.
We will land at Lo-Mangtang, the heart and soul of Upper Mustang. Lo-Manthang is an ancient capital of Upper Mustang. It is an age-old walled town endowed with clustered houses, monasteries and chortens. Here we will get the close glimpse of bygone era.

The geography and culture of Upper Mustang is closely associated with Tibet. You can interact with local and get the inner perspective of their culture and lifestyle.

Upper Mustang Helicopter Charter Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost4,500 USD
Group Joining Cost1000 USD Per Person

Rara Lake Helicopter Tour

Tucked away far in mid-western region of Nepal, Rara Lake is the queen of lake and is the largest lake of Nepal. Located at an altitude of 2,990m, Rara lies at Rara National Park and is home to diverse species of flowers, mammals and birds. Around 500 species of flowers, 20 different species of mammals and 214 species of birds thrive in the national park. If you are lucky, you can get the magnificent sight of mush deer, Black Panther, panda, untamed boar, Himalayan dark deer and other wildlife. The lake is also home to otters and different species of fishes.

Rara Lake Helicopter Tour takes you to the heart of Rara National Park and gets you close to nature and small villages of Mugu district. The tour starts from Kathmandu; fly west with views of Langtang range to Nepalgunj and then land for refueling. From Nepalgunj, we will fly to Rara Lake enjoying the heavenly vistas of emerald hills and valleys. We can get the spectacular view of Dhaulagiri Range, Mt. Kanjirowa, quaint villages, river valleys and Himalayan Trans Landscapes. We will make a circular fight and land at lakeside.

Rara Lake Helicopter Tour Cost

Max Group Size5
Charter Cost6,500 USD
Group Joining Cost1400 USD Per Person

Best Time for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Are you planning to go Everest Base by Helicopter ride and want to know about the best time to go? If yes, then this article will clearly answer your questions regarding the best time for Everest helicopter tour in Nepal.

About Mount Everest

Mount Everest (8848m) is the highest mountain on the earth. It lies on the border of Nepal and China (Tibet) border in Nepal. The famous mountain peak is the highest place on the globe. So to see the Mount Everest, climb over it and experience the Himalayas, many people come to see in Nepal. They plan to visit the famous mountain region.

Everest Base Camp Visiting Options:

There are different way to visit the famous Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu. Flying to Lukla and trekking to the BC is the most popular way to reach at the altitude of 5545 meters at Kalapathar to enjoy the panoramic views of Mt Everest and other several peaks. It takes about 10-14 days to complete the trek from Kathmandu.

Another way to reach the Everest Base Camp in 3 hours from Kathmandu and return back is flying by helicopter ride. Everest helicopter ride requires 3 to 4 hours from Kathmandu on private and group charter heli flights.

Everest Helicopter flight is best in spring and autumn season. However it is possible in winter and rainy season also. But the visibility is the must concerning factor for the flight. So the best season for helicopter flight to Everest is describe below:

Best Time for Everest Helicopter Tour

Helicopter flight in Spring Season:

In Nepal, spring season falls in the month of March, April and May. This time is best for helicopter flight in the Himalayan region. The days are sunny and clear. So the visibility is very good in spring. The weather is favorable one. Less rain and less windy days are best for the helicopter flight.

Spring time of best for heli tour because of the awesome views of Himalayas, colourful landscape and flow of trekkers in the Everest region. To explore the climbing trip of Mount Everest climbers, this time is the ideal one.

Helicopter Flight in Autumn Season:

The autumn season falls under the month of September, October and November. So the weather is cool after the rainy season and less rains. The hills and valleys are green with the monsoon season. The views is superb one. The sky will be clear and days are warm enough. The visibility is clear and good. So helicopter tour in the mount of September, October and November are awesome in autumn. It is the top most favorable season for trekking in Nepal Himalayas.

Helicopter Tour in Winter Season:

The winter season in Nepal falls in the months of December, January and February. This time is also suitable for helicopter flight. The hills and peaks are fully covered by snow and everywhere in the mountain area is covered by snow. The crystal clear views of Himalayas is awesome. Helicopter on this time is good but the visibility might be not clear all the time. Snowfall might occur so it is better to check the weather forecast for the helicopter flight.

Helicopter tour in Rainy Season:

If you are planning for the helicopter flight in monsoon season, it is not advisable one. The frequent change on weather will affect the regular flight and it is dangerous to fly in low visibility. Heavy rainfall might disturb the helicopter to fly and land at different places. So helicopter tour in Everest is not suggest in rainy season. However it is possible to operate in this time.

Conclusion:

Best time for Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour is spring and autumn season. The best time for the Everest helicopter is on the month of March, April, May, September, November and December.

Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Landing Tour with Cost

Annapurna Base Camp tour by Helicopter from Pokhara is the short way to reach the world’s 10th highest mountain base camp within an hour. This is the alternative way to go Annapurna Base Camp without trekking all the way of ABC trek.

ABC Helicopter Tour

The Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour is possible on private charter and group joining basis. Private helicopter flight to Annapurna is possible from Kathmandu and Pokhara. However group joining heli tours is only operated from Pokhara in the specific seasons.

The helicopter flight starts from early morning by 6 a.m. or 7 a.m (depending upon the season). The flight starts from Pokhara airport towards the north. Once you fly from Pokhara, the helicopter directs to Mount Annapurna during you will enjoy the clear blue sky, beautiful and picturesque Annapurna Sanctuary and then landing at base camp. You can enjoy your breakfast and cup of warm coffee with awesome views of Annapurna Himalayan range 4,130 m high. After the exploration you will return by the same helicopter to Pokhara with your group. The flight distance is about 35 km from Pokhara.

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How long time helicopter will landing at Base Camp?

It’s about 15 to 25 minutes on Annapurna Base Camp. It will be difficult to spend long time at the altitude for long time. So take some photos, videos and a cup of warm coffee. You will revert to Pokhara.

Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Cost

The flight cost depends on the group joining basis. A helicopter can accommodate upto 6 persons in a single flight. So the cost is on sharing basis of group size. Normally a group of 6 persons pays US$ 2200 for a flight. So single persons cost is about US$ 400 per person.

For the charter flight, you will pay about US$ 2000 to 2500 per flight.

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Top 5 Best Helicopter Tours in Nepal

Flying over the Himalayas by riding a helicopter is the lifetime memorable event. This article describes the top 5 helicopter tours in Nepal with detail information. Helicopter flight with landing at the base camp of various mountain peaks is the luxurious tour to explore the Himalayas in short period of time.

Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Base Camp, Langtang Valley, Muktinath temple, Pathivara Temple visit and Damodar Kunda tour are the more frequent helicopter tour in private charter basis. Some helicopter tours are available on group joining basis which allows to share the same helicopter with other people in order to fly in low budget.

Some of the best helicopter tour in Nepal are as follows:

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour – 3.5 Hours

Everest Base Camp Helicopter TourEverest helicopter riding tour with landing at Kalapthar is the top heli tour in Nepal for mountain views. Mount Everest is the highest peak in the world. Many people have desire to see the Mount Everest on their own just in front. This Everest Helicopter tour offers an oppertunty to explore the beautiful landscapes of mid Nepal, Langtang, Gaurishankar and Everest mountain range. Everest helicopter riding tour strats from Kathmandu airport to the east and lands at Lukla. After fueling the helicopter flies from Lukla towards the Mount Everest and lands at Kalapathar. The flight is very famous for Everest view. Panoramic views from Syangboche and tea/coffee break at Everest view hotel is the another attraction of this tour. The flight can be of maximum 250 kgs load on per flight.

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour – 2 Hours

annapurna-base-camp-helicopter-tourAnnapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour is the second top helicopter tour in Nepal. Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter starts from Kathmandu to the west and lands at base camp of Mount Annapurna (8093m). The helicopter tour is short from Pokhara in compare to Kathmandu. During the helicopter tour, mountain views of Manaslu and Ganesh Himal is awesome. Additionally Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, Nilgiri and other many Himalayan peaks are awesome. The helicopter tour offers close-up views of Himalayan peaks, glaciers, lakes and farming lands. It is worth to fly to explore the Himalayan range.

Langtang Helicopter Tour – 1.5 Hours

Langtang helicopter tourLangtang Helicopter tour is the shortest mountain tour by helicopter ride from Kathmandu. Langtang Mountain ranges to the north of Kathmandu valley with many glaciers is beautiful one. Langtang valley is rich in cultural heritage and offers great views of Himalayas. The Langtang helicopter tour is starts from Kathmandu and flies above the hills and farming lands.  Langtang valley helicopter tour is worth to fly with family and friend of maximum 6 hours.

Muktinath Helicopter Tour – 3.5 Hours

Muktinath helicopter tourMuktinath Helicopter tour is a religious helicopter flight from Kathmandu. Muktinath is the temple dedicated to Lord Bishnu. Muktinath temple Yatra for pilgrims is frequent by helicopter ride. The helicopter is best for mountain views and religious propose. The helicopter tour is best for the Hindu pilgrims and family groups. Maximum of 6 persons in a flight is possible on the helicopter ride. For those who have limited time but want to visit the Muktinath temple, this is the only one option.

Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour – 2 Hours

Gosainkunda Helicopter tourAnother popular helicopter tour in Nepal is Gosainkunda Lake visit by heli ride. This is the frequent helicopter tour from Kathmandu to famous religious holy Lake Gosainkunda.  Gosainkunda Lake Helicopter tour is short helicopter ride from Kathmandu valley. It offers awesome mountain views and visit of Gosainkunda Lake. The helicopter tour is for mountain views and religious aspect.

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Conclusion:

Private helicopter tour is the best way to explore the Himalayas and remote destination of Nepal. Among the many helicopter tour the top 5 best helicopter tours are Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour, Annapurna Helicopter tour, Langtang helicopter tour, Muktinath Helicopter tour and Gosainkunda Lake helicopter tour. Among the helicopter tour Everest heli tour is the most popular top helicopter tour in Nepal.

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Everest Helicopter Tour Cost

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 Helicopter CostEverest 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 CostUS$ 4,000
6 Persons CostUS$ 4,500
On Group JoiningUS$ 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.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Price

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.

Send us your requirements and date to book your heli tour.

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