The Khare to Lukla helicopter flight service offers a quick and convenient way to travel between these two places, taking just 25 minutes for the flight in either direction. This helicopter flight option is available for both those who are completing their Mera Peak climb and those who are beginning it. It's especially useful for individuals who want to avoid the long trek between Lukla and Khare.
The helicopter flight from Khare to Lukla not only saves time but also provides a fast way to get back to either Lukla or Khare. This is a great advantage for travelers who want to make the most of their time and enjoy the breathtaking landscapes. Moreover, the helicopter ride allows you to experience the Himalayas from a unique aerial perspective, showcasing the stunning mountain views.
Khare is situated at an altitude of 4900 meters above sea level and serves as the base for the Mera Peak climb. It takes about 4 hours of hiking to reach the Mera Peak base camp from Khare. Notably, Khare is distinct from the trail leading to Everest base camp; it is located on the opposite side, toward the eastern direction of the Everest base camp trail.
For climbers who have successfully summited Mera Peak, the helicopter flight from Khare to Lukla in Nepal is an ideal choice, particularly for those who are tired from descending on foot. After reaching the Mera high camp and then descending to Khare, climbers can take the helicopter back to Lukla.
Witness awe-inspiring Himalayan peaks, including Everest and Ama Dablam, with spectacular mountain views.
A unique aerial perspective on diverse landscapes and valleys.
Access remote regions and observe local village life from above.
Immerse in local culture while flying over traditional settlements
Capture stunning photos of Himalayan beauty and landscapes.
Minimize weather-related delays compared to ground routes.
Create lasting memories of flying amidst the world's highest peaks.
Experience safe and guided service from reputable operators.
Khare to Lukla Helicopter Flight Cost
We're excited to let you know that early reservations are now being accepted for the Khare to Lukla in 2023 and 2024. For a total cost of $1700 per helicopter, which is available for group membership during the main flight season, set off on this amazing airborne tour.
- Khare to Lukla by Heli flight - Around 25 minutes
- Altitude - 4,950m
- Difficulty level - Easy
- Number of lodges - 5
- Group size - Maximum 5 people in one group
- Weight allowance - 400 kg
- Types and Model Helicopter operated- AS 350 B3e "Ecureuil", one AS 350 B3+ "Ecureuil" and one Bell 206B III Jet Ranger helicopter.
Rescue and Evacuation
We also provide a rescue and evacuation service as part of our Khare to Lukla helicopter flight offerings. If requested, we're ready to assist in emergencies. When we receive a rescue request, we prepare a helicopter that remains on standby.
Once weather conditions are favorable, the helicopter takes off promptly to reach Lukla and assist the customer. We aim to complete the take-off within 30 minutes of receiving the request.
In cases where the customer needs to be transported to Kathmandu by helicopter, we can also arrange for that during the rescue operation. Our priority is to ensure timely and efficient assistance for those in need.
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