Duration: 1 Days
Trip Grade: Easy
Departure : Every Day
Trip Duration : 4 hours with two landing stops days
Minimum Group Size : 1 PAX
Transportation: Helicopter Flight from Kathmandu to EBC & Kalapatthar
Trip Route: Kathmandu-Everest Base Camp-Kalapatthar-Kathmandu
Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp is a massive day tour to experience Everest in just one day. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is a quest way to reach the world highest mountain. A trek to Everest Base Camp takes about 13 days, however, this helicopter tour cuts off all these days and you can get to the base camp and be back in Kathmandu in just one day.
After Departure from Tribhuvan International Airport, get ready to experience a memorable helicopter tour. You will first land at Lukla, the gateway to Mt. Everest, and from here, your scenic helicopter tour actually begins. After a halt to refuel, you will climb up to the mountains for a mesmerizing sightseeing adventure.
Everest or Solu-Khumbu region lies on the eastern part of Nepal. The region, which has some of the worlds tallest Mountains, gained fame with the identification of the worlds tallest peak, Mount Everest (8848m). Solu Khumbu is home to picturesque Sherpa villages (Lukla, Namche, Lobuche, Khumjung, Tengboche,Pheriche etc), Sagarmatha National Park- a UNESCO World Heritage Center and several high Himalayan peaks, including three of the 14 eight thousand meter peaks Mount Everest(8848), Lhotse(8516m) and Cho Oyu (8210m). Other peaks in the region frequented by trekkers and climbers include Ama Dablam(6856m), Pumori(7161m), Lobuche(6119m), Cholatse(6440m), Kwangde(6011m), Mera Peak(6654m) and Island Peak(6173m). Everest Region is also the site for the highest skydiving event in the world, Everest Skydive.
KATHMANDU - LUKLA - MOUNTAIN FLIGHT -KALAPATHAR LANDING - EVEREST BASE CAMP - EVEREST VIEW HOTEL-LUKLA - KATHMANDU
Weather and Best time to do Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour
Weather depends on the season in Everest Himalayan region. However, the Everest Base Camp (5364 Meter) and Kalapatthar (5545 meters) by Helicopter flight can be done all time of the year. Normally in the morning, the weather will be clear every day. In case of bad weather, the helicopter does not fly it means you will get full refund money. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour can be done the whole year.
Weight limit for Everest Base Camp Helicopter flight:
- If 3 pax flying in one flight must be under 250kg in total
- If up to 5 pax flying together weight must be less than 500 kg.
- Every extra shuttle cost extra.
Everest base camp helicopter tour approximately time
Total time for Everest base camp helicopter tour: 4-5 hour
Everest Base Camp Helicopter flight tour cost with landing:
Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour cost will depend on the group size. Cost of Everest base camp helicopter tour cost will start from US$ 995. If you have a group of 5 people with your own group or families and friends for Everest base camp helicopter tour will pay together the cost will apply.
If you are a solo traveler and would like to join Everest base camp helicopter tour with other people, we have a group departure every day during the peak season (March to May September to November). We will find the group to Everest base camp helicopter tour for you.
Group Joining Everest base camp helicopter tour cost:
Note: The above price details will be applicable if you have your own groups paying together for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour flight landing tour as we listed.
Private trip Everest base camp helicopter tour cost:
Private trip to Everest base camp with Helicopter tour cost will depend on the size of group weight. Everest base camp helicopter tour has been limited weight during the high attitude over then 4350 m altitude for safety reason. The Everest base camp helicopter tour cost will be US$ 4200 per trip (for a single shuttle). And the cost of Double shuttle (more than 3 pax or more than 250 kg) US$ 4700 per trip.
Landing at Kala Patthar: Our Helicopter flight will land at the Kala Patthar (5345m) which is highest point of Everest Base Camp Trek. Kala Patthar is the best and closest point for you to view Mt. Everest. After landing, you will get 10 minutes time to take pictures or videos.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Rules:
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Day 1 :1 Day Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Cheapest cost for Everest base camp helicopter tour is US$ 995 with landing at Kalapathar. It is depend on the group size please feel free to contact us either via email email@example.com or WhatsApp or direct call on +977-9841392186 for group size. On top of it needs to pay extra Mount Everest National park fees USD 30 each, Kathmandu Airport tax cost USD 2 each & Breakfast in Everest View Hotel cost USD 10 to $ 27 – depend on choices of foods and drinks.
The Fixed Departure dates are listed for special quote price particular on Small Group Joining trip. But we are flexible to receive any dates booking in Private Group Departure or Single Traveler basis, as your suitable dates which can certainly be added by us in our fixed departure list.
Day 1 :1 Day Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour 5:30 Am- Wake up and Green Valley Nepal Treks Representative will pick up you from your hotel and transfer to Kathmandu domestic airport
6:00 Am – Arrive airport and check in
6:30 Am - Be ready for the flight and flight starts
6:30 AM Flight starts and takes approximately 45 minutes to reach Lukla airport for fueling. Then continue to Kalapatthar Viewpoint and Everest Base Camp for landing. You can get out from a helicopter to take a picture and observe Everest Himalayan peaks. The Helicopter makes rounding flight around Base Camp and takes you to Hotel Everest View for breakfasts. You will stop Hotel Everest View for about 45 minutes to 1 hour for breakfast.
10:30 AM flight time to Kathmandu – 50 minutes to reach Kathmandu.
11:30 AM – Once you land at the Domestic terminal in Kathmandu Green Valley Nepal Treks representative will transfer you to your hotel.
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