Everest view helicopter tour is an amazing helicopter tour package designed to provide an unforgettable experience of the world's highest peak, Mount Everest, for a short duration. This heli ride offers participants the opportunity to witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the Everest region from the comfort of a helicopter.
The Everest View heli tour in Nepal takes around 3 to 4 hours, covering a distance from Kathmandu to Lukla, with the highlight being a one-hour stop at the iconic Hotel Everest View.
During this tour, participants will have the privilege of encountering some of the most famous natural wonders and landmarks in the Himalayas. The highlight of the Everest View heli ride is undoubtedly the close-up view of Mount Everest itself, along with other prominent peaks like Lhotse, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam. The breathtaking landscapes, lush forests, and picturesque villages add to the overall charm of this heli ride.
The heli route of the Everest View by Heli begins in Kathmandu and takes you to Lukla, where you will have time to acclimatize and prepare for the adventure ahead. From Lukla, the helicopter proceeds to the renowned Hotel Everest View, where visitors will have an hour to soak in the mesmerizing vistas along with a delicious breakfast.
Everest View helicopter tour offers an incredible experience that includes a short flight over to Everest Base Camp (EBC). When accommodating a group of five individuals, the helicopter will make a strategic stop at Pheriche for a shuttle transfer. This allows each group to embark on an awe-inspiring tour over the world-famous Everest Base Camp. After the exhilarating flight, the helicopter will then safely return each group to their starting point before making its way towards the enchanting Everest View Hotel.
The difficulty level of this heli tour to Everest View is easy; however, participants are advised to be in reasonably good health and prepared for high-altitude conditions.
Our company is committed to ensuring a safe and memorable experience for all participants. We provide professional guides, well-maintained helicopters, and all necessary permits and fees. Additionally, we offer convenient booking options and competitive pricing.
To start this incredible helicopter journey and witness the majesty of Mount Everest up close, book your Everest View Helicopter Tour package with us today.
Please note that this package includes a specific route from Kathmandu to Lukla to Hotel Everest View, with a one-hour stop at the latter. Participants should be prepared for varying weather conditions in the Himalayas, and it's advisable to bring warm clothing and comfortable footwear.
Everest View Helicopter Tour Trip Details
- Trip Style: Helicopter tour
- Trip Grade: Easy
- Trip Location: Everest Region, Nepal
- Distance Covered: Approximately 146 kilometers
- Trip Duration: Around 3 to 4 hours
- Trip Starting Point: Kathmandu
- Trip Ending Point: Kathmandu
- Maximum Altitude: 3,962 meters
- Landing Point: Hotel Everest View
- Main Attraction: Close-up view of Mount Everest, Everest Base Camp, and Kalapathar's panoramic vistas
- Mountain Viewed: Mount Everest and other Himalayan peaks
- Himalayan Ranges: Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and more
- Group Size: Maximum 5 people in one group
- Weight Allowance: Total weight allowance for passengers and cargo is 400 kg
Everest View Helicopter Tour Attractions
- Aerial views of Kathmandu Valley during takeoff
- Scenic flight to Lukla, a charming mountain town
- Lukla's unique airstrip experience
- Overflight of lush valleys and terraced hillsides
- Fly over the Dudh Koshi River and suspension bridges
- Entrance into the Everest region
- Close-up views of Mount Everest, the world's highest peak
- Helicopter landing at the Hotel Everest View, one of the highest hotels in the world
- Opportunity to enjoy a meal or refreshments with stunning Himalayan views
- Time to explore and photograph the Everest region from the hotel's vantage point
- Return flight to Kathmandu, with more breathtaking vistas along the way.
Everest View Heli Tour Route
Everest View Helicopter Tour route begins in Kathmandu, Nepal's capital, taking you on an awe-inspiring journey through the Himalayan region. The adventure unfolds as you board a helicopter and soar above the picturesque landscapes to reach Lukla, a quaint town known as the gateway to Everest.
The helicopter departs from Lukla and heads towards Pheriche. In Pheriche, a shuttle transfer is arranged if there are five people on the helicopter. Following this transfer, each group on the helicopter is treated to a flyover tour of Everest Base Camp, where they can revel in the breathtaking views of the majestic mountains from the air. Once the tour is completed, the helicopter returns to its starting point.
From Pheriche, the helicopter transports you to the iconic Hotel Everest View, located at a remarkable altitude. Here, you'll have the luxury of spending about an hour soaking in the unparalleled panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks, along with suthentic food.
After this breathtaking experience, the helicopter returns you to Kathmandu, bringing an end to this unforgettable tour. This heli tour not only offers convenience but also grants you the privilege of witnessing the Himalayas from the sky, leaving you with cherished memories of this once-in-a-lifetime adventure.
How we Operate Everest View Helicopter Tour
- Booking: Contact us to book your tour date.
- Departure: Meet at Kathmandu for your helicopter tour.
- Lukla Stop: Fly to Lukla, the gateway to Everest.
- Pheriche Shuttle: Flyover tour of EBC for each group
- Hotel Everest View: Land at the famous hotel for 1 hour of mountain viewing.
- Scenic Flight: Enjoy breathtaking aerial views of Mount Everest and the Himalayas.
- Return: Helicopter takes you back to Kathmandu.
- Expert Guidance: Our experienced team ensures a safe and memorable journey.
- Inquiries: Feel free to contact us for more information and bookings.
Why with NTA?
- Simple and secure Online booking system
- Trip Postponement service with flexible itinerary
- Transportation as per customer need ( if included in the package)
- Certified NTA Trek guides with fluent English
- Expertly crafted itineraries for a fulfilling experience.
- Access to insider knowledge and cultural insights
- High safety standards throughout the tour
- Commitment to eco-friendly practices.
- Intimate group sizes for a closer experience.
- Customization to match your preferences.
- Opportunities for genuine interactions with locals
- Memorable local cuisine experiences with view of mountains in front
- Dedication to preserving natural beauty.
- 24/7 customer support to address your needs and concerns.
Everest View Helicopter Tour Package Cost
We're thrilled to announce early booking availability for the Everest View Helicopter Tour in the upcoming years, 2023 and 2024. Begin this extraordinary journey for an all-inclusive price of just $1450 per person for group members joining during the primary trekking season.
Our pricing strategy is designed to cater to the preferences of every individual traveler. As part of the Everest View Helicopter Tour package, we also offer the option for a solo trek with a guide.
Please note that for those who prefer a private experience with a group size ranging from 1 to 5 trekkers, the cost of the complete Everest View Helicopter Tour varies between $4900 and $6300 per helicopter. Opting for a private tour provides you with the freedom to set your own pace, making it an excellent choice for families, groups of friends, or anyone seeking a personalized adventure.
The specially crafted itinerary for the Everest View Helicopter Tour in the years 2023 and 2024 commences upon your arrival in Nepal and elegantly concludes as you depart. This ensures a seamless and immersive experience from start to finish, allowing you to savor every moment of this remarkable journey.
Best Season for Everest View Helicopter Tour
The best time to enjoy the Everest View Helicopter Tour is during Nepal's autumn and spring seasons. In autumn, from September to November, the skies are clear, and the weather is just right, offering the best views of the Himalayas.
Spring, from March to May, is also fantastic because the flowers bloom, making the landscape even more beautiful. These seasons provide a pleasant and safe flying experience, allowing you to capture the stunning beauty of Mount Everest and the surrounding mountains.
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