Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

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4200 USDper trip

Trip Detail:

Trip Name: Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Duration: 3 Hours

Country: Nepal

Region: Everest Region

Altitude: 8848 m

Highlights: Mountain Views of Mt. Everest and other Himalayas, Sherpa Culture

Activities: Himalayas Sightseeing


Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour lets you to enjoy the wild vicinity of the entire Everest region with landing at Kalapatthar or at the Everest Base Camp. This is obviously an exciting flight tour in the Everest region.

Everest at the height of 8848meters in the world and it succeeds to lure millions of worldwide travelers. The tour suits perfectly for all individuals, who love to experience adventure tours but are unable to trek to the Everest base camp. The tour gives aerial view of the massive Mount Everest to gain adrenaline and adventures experience.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour gives an excellent addition to the entire vacation package of individuals in Nepal. This tour begins from the capital city of Nepal i.e. Kathmandu and later on,  you have to fly eastward towards the beautiful village consisting of Sherpa people and gateway to the Mount Everest in Lukla. The local flight from Lukla thus moves ahead to Dingboche, Tengboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu mountain glacier to reach to the base camp of the Mount Everest.

Helicopter tour lets you to get the magnificent Everest view and pool of opportunities to view iconic landmarks in Nepal. In fact, the tour gives a few of the best views and sceneries of the Himalayan Mountains. You will get maximum 5 minutes associated with landing time at the base camp because of high altitude.

Moreover, trekkers will get 20 to 30 minutes at th Syangboche to have breakfast and tea/coffee. Syangboche gives many excellent views of the Mount Everest and its entire range. Finally, we take you to fly back to Lukla and finally to the capital city of Kathmandu.

Tour Highlights

  • The tour starts in the East direction from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.
  • The helicopter flight passes through many high mountains and hills of the Nagarkot by crossing the nearby Sunkoshi River.
  • During your flight, you will be able to view many villages located in mid hills and a large number of farming lands. Particularly, you may get views of a few common things i.e. blue rivers and green hills, while travel very close to the Rolwaling and Gaurishankar mountain ranges in the Himalayan region just above the Jiri Bazaar and Charikot of Dolakha.
  • Later on, you will cross the Lamjura Pass to enter the Everest region.
  • Our helicopter will land at Lukla to obtain necessary fueling and after only 5 to 10 minutes period, you may fly over Dudhkoshi River to reach Namche Bazaar, known as the capital of Sherpa people.
  • The flight again lands at the hilltop of Syangboche and finally, you may fly to the Everest region.
  • During the entire tour, you will find major high mountain peaks, which are Kangtega, Kusum, Thameserkhu, Kangaru, Lhotse, Amadablam, Pumori, Nuptse, Island Peak, Pumori, Lobuche, Mera Peak and many more.
  • Finally, the tour lets you to view deep mountain rivers, clear lakes and white hills.

Facts about Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour

Trip Name: Everest Base Camp Helicopter  Tour
tour Type Charter Flight
Maximum Group 5 Persons
Maximum Elevation 5555 meter
Cost US$ 4200
Cost for Group Joining US$ 1400
Flight Duration 3 Hours
Landing time 10 Minutes
Maximum Weight 250 kg
Best Season February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December
Helicopter Company Air Dynasty, Simrik, Heli Everest, Altitude, Fishtail, Mountain Air
Landing Points Lukla Airport, Syangboche, Kalapathar
Himalayan Sights Amadablam, Thameserkhu, Mt Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori, Kusum Kangaru, Khumbila, Island Peak, Mera Peak, Mount 32


Morning 7:00am Kathmandu to Lukla (Refueling)

Morning 7:45am Lukla to Everest Base Camp

Morning 8:00am Everest Base Camp to Syngboche

Morning 8:30am Syngboche to Lukla (refueling) and fly back to Kathmandu

Cost Include

  • Airport transfer as per itinerary (Pickup and drop facility)
  • Life Insurance for all crews members and their salary
  • Passenger Insurance
  • Helicopter flight over Everest Base Camp/Kalapatthar for 4.5 hours
  • Domestic airport departure tax
  • Service charge
  • Tea/coffee and breakfast
  • Necessary permits and entrance fee

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal entrance visa fee
  • Personal nature expenses
  • Accommodation at Kathmandu

Clients Reviews

Extremely Nice Views of Mountain


One of the life time experiences of my life was Everest base camp Helicopter cheater day tour in Everest region. Mr. Hari Bhatta suggests me for this flight and it was extremely nice weather and the 

Everest Heli Tour – lifetime story to share


This trip was a very last minute decision on our part, but Nepal Helicopters team were very quick to respond and accommodated our requests. Everything was simple and efficient.

Fantastic Everest Helicopter Tour


We recently done the Everest helicopter tour organized by Nepal Helicopters. We had a good communication and was with us in every step of the way from initial planning to finish of the tour.