Nepal Helicopter Tour Package

Nepal Helicopter tour package offers an exciting and memorable heli ride tour above snow-capped mountains, glaciers, farmlands, valley, cities and green jungles. Nepal Helicopter tours are famous for the mountain views and charter ride to explore the beautiful hills and reach to the remote destination in short period of time.

Nepal helicopter ride tour packages such as Everest Base Camp Heli tour with landing, Annapurna Base Camp, Kathmandu Lukla Helicopter Flight and Langtang are the totally mountain sightseeing tours while Simikot to Hilsa, Muktinath heli ride, Damodar Kunda heli ride and other temples and monasteries visits are religious tour. Those who are bounded by limited time but want to see the close up vistas of high Himalayas, these helicopter tour packages are best option. Private helicopter charter flights and group joining helicopter tours are the options to enjoy the Nepal helicopter tour in Nepal.

Nepal helicopter tour package are more frequent in the months of March, April, May, October, and November of the year. Private charter flight can be possible in clear days of any time in during the year. The helicopter tour packages are design on the basis of group size, tour itinerary, cost and weather conditions. All Nepal helicopter tour packages are weather dependent. Similarly for the mountain sightseeing, a clear visibility is the most condition.

Whatever the condition and other things, Nepal helicopter tour is not comparable any other aerial tours in the world. Nepal helicopter tour package is an opportunity to explore around the geographical territories of Nepal ranging from plain Terai region to the world’s highest Mount Everest range. The helicopter tour cost is expensive in compare to other kinds of tour package but the views you can enjoy is beyond the imagination.

Some of the most popular helicopter tour in Nepal are described below. Read out about these tours and enjoy your helicopter charter flight tour in Nepal to explore the beautiful and mighty Himalayas.

Helicopter Fleet Information

Fleet Model: AS 350 B3 E Airbus
Made By: Euro copter, France
Date of Manufacture January 2015
Seat Capacity 7 Persons (including pilot)
Tour Capacity 6 Person in low land
5 perons in high land
Fling Capacity: 1400 kg.
Landing Altitude: 23,000 ft. (7010m)
Weight: 2250 kg
Takeoff From: Kathmandu & Pokhara Domestic airport

Everest Helicopter Tour

Duration: 3:50 to 4 Hours

Everest Base Camp Helicopter TourEverest Helicopter Tour starts from Kathmandu and follow the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal. It lands at Lukla for fueling and flies to Kalapather or Everest Base Camp. This tour is popular for landing at Kalapathar from where you can see the Mount Everest just in front of you in eye level. The several high Himalayas and glaciers are the major highlights of this Everest Heli tour. This tour is famous as Everest Base Camp Heli Tour with landing for photography. You can get several group joining Everest Helicopter tour if you are single and want to share the charter flight cost.

Annapurna Helicopter Tour

Duration: 3 Hours

annapurna-base-camp-helicopter-tourAnnapurna Helicopter tour package starts from Kathmandu and Pokhara. From Kathmandu it takes around 3 hours and from Pokhara takes only one and half hour. Annapurna Base Camp is the final destination to land during this Annapurna Base Camp Heli tour. This tour is best for to explore the high mountains, deepest gorge, conservation area and scattered traditional ethnic settlements. The highest peaks above 8000m seen during the ABC heli tour is Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Annapurna I. The tour is now frequent from Pokhara.

Muktinath Helicopter Tour

Duration: 4 Hours

Muktinath Helicopter TourVisiting the scared temple Muktinath, this helicopter is best way for group travelers. Family pilgrimage tour is the most popular type of helicopter charter flight to Muktinath. The temple of Muktinath is the main attraction and the destination of this trip package. It has a Miracle burning lamp on the stream which is believed to be created by the Lord Brahma (god of creation in Hindu mythology).

Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour

Duration: 1 to 1:30 Hours

Muktinath Helicopter TourGosainkunda Helicopter Tour package is famous among the Hindu devotes to visit the scared lake Gosainkunda which is located to the north of Kathmandu which is close to the Tibetan border.

Langtang Helicopter Tour

Duration: 1 hours

Langtang Helicopter TourThe shortest mountain helicopter tour to Langtang valley is Langtang helicopter tour. This tour is best for those who want to see the beautiful mountains closer in very short period of time.

Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

Duration:3 hours

Upper Mustang Helicopter TourUpper Mustang helicopter tour package takes you to the different types of land beyond the Himalayas where the age old tradition and culture is still live.  Upper Mustang is famous for unique geography and the local culture and lifestyle is similar to the Tibetans

Lukla Helicopter Flight

Duration: 1 Hour approx.

Lukla airportLukla flight from Kathmandu is the most popular and best option to enter the Everest region for any kinds of tourism activities. Trekking, peak climbing, mountaineering, skydiving or any other kinds of activities starts after the Kathmandu to Lukla mountain flight. Lukla is a small airstrip and it is considered as dangerous airport in the world. The Kathmandu to Lukla helicopter flight is approx 50 minutes to one hour in duration. Each helicopter flight normally carries 5 persons at once excluding pilot.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it takes to reach Everest Base Camp by Helicopter?

It takes about one and half hour to reach Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu. It lands at Lukla first and flies to Everest Base Camp or Kalapathar for Mount Everest view.

How many persons can fly by helicopter at a time?

It cost about USD 4000 per charter from Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp.

Can I share a helicopter with other people?

It takes about one and half hour to reach Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu. It lands at Lukla first and flies to Everest Base Camp or Kalapathar for Mount Everest view.

How long does it takes to reach Everest Base Camp by Helicopter?

If you want to fly in spring and autumn season, you might share the helicopter with other people. But the sharing date might be different then your date. Please share our fixed departure dates.

In which place does the helicopter lands during Everest helicopter flight?

The helicopter lands at Lukla airport helipad, Syangboche and Kalapathar during EBC helicopter flight.

How much weight does a helicopter can carry to Everest Base Camp?

In lower attitude upto around 4500 meters above the sea level, it can carry 450kg weight.

How long time takes to reach Lukla by helicopter?

It takes 45 to 50 minutes time to reach Lukla from Kathmandu.