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Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight - 1 Day

  • Duration 1 Day
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Starts at Lukla
  • Ends at Kathmandu
  • Max. Altitude Lukla (2860 Meters)
  • Group Size 1 to 5
  • Best Season Whole Year
Highlights
  • Take a secure helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu to avoid risky flights.
  • Compared to a regular flight, there is less waiting time and cancellation probability.
  • The easiest way to avoid severe weather and flight cancellation is to take a helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • This choice is more convenient, quick, and economical than taking a plane.
  • You will see breathtaking aerial views of landscapes, lush forests, rivers, and waterfalls throughout the Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter flight.
  • Cozy seats near windows with a full panorama of the glittering Alps, especially Nupla peak.
  • Exceptional views of 18 different mountain ranges, including 4 summits that are higher than 8000 meters.
  • Excellent aerial views of the Kathmandu Valley
  • Due to bad weather and flight cancellation, an easy online booking and payment system is available to rebook the helicopter flight.

There are no direct flights from Lukla to Kathmandu since the international airport in Kathmandu is being reconstructed. Your aircraft will be diverted to Ramechap (Manthali) Airport, from where you may take a public or private vehicle to Kathmandu. You must travel for 3 to 4 hours to get to Kathmandu Valley. Contact us by phone calls, WhatsApp, if you wish to book Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter flight after accomplishing the difficult Everest Base Camp trek and want to arrive in comfort.

helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu takes around an hour and may hold up to five people. It is an alternate strategy to the challenging routine flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Helicopter flight allows you to avoid frequent flight cancellations from Lukla by keeping your journey on time. Regular flights to Kathmandu might need a long amount of time waiting in the airport for clear weather and air traffic, which could lead to flight cancellation. The Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Ticket will depart on time and won't interfere with your schedule. If you wish to split the cost with other travelers, the Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter flight cost will be more affordable. From a helicopter, you may experience breathtaking views of Nepal's steep terrain that are not possible from commercial aircraft. The ideal method to take your own group and see the stunning vistas is via private helicopter flight. When you have a limited amount of time and need to arrive on schedule, Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter flight reservation is the ideal option. If your Lukla flight is canceled due to adverse weather, a helicopter to Kathmandu might be an excellent backup plan.

Several helicopter flights from Lukla to Kathmandu have been organized by Green Valley Nepal Treks. A daily helicopter flight to Kathmandu is scheduled throughout the busy seasons, such as autumn and spring. We are offering Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter flight ticket prices at the lowest price in comparison to other travel agencies in Nepal. Tickets for the helicopter journey from Lukla to Kathmandu in the years 2024 and 2025 are currently on sale. Green Valley Nepal Treks has offered the most competitive rates on the market for a helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.

Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Cost 2024 and 2025

Group Sharing Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Cost 2024 and 2025 

No. of PaxHelicopter Flight SectorGroup Helicopter Charter Flight

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1 to 5Lukla to Kathmandu$550 per personBook Now

Sharing is used to organize group joining for the helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. We will set up passengers to board the helicopter on a price-sharing basis and give planned helicopter flight departure times with group joining possibilities. The cost of the helicopter flight will be split among the group of people traveling together. If you are single or have a minimal number of passengers in your group and would want to travel by helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu on your desired day, feel free to contact us about joining groups.

Private Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Cost 2024 and 2025 

No. of Pax Helicopter Flight SectorPrivate Helicopter Charter Flight

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 1Lukla to Kathmandu USD 3000 per flight Book Now
 2 personsLukla to Kathmandu USD 1500 per personBook Now
 3 PersonsLukla to Kathmandu USD 1000 per personBook Now
 4 personsLukla to Kathmandu USD 750 per personBook Now
 5 PersonsLukla to Kathmandu USd 600 per personBook Now

A private helicopter flight is the most convenient and effective way to travel from Lukla to Kathmandu. A private helicopter journey may easily be completed on schedule because it is your trip. There won't be any annoyances, like waiting for other groups or flying about according to other people's interests. Private charter flights are more expensive than group-sharing trips. You can gather your group and contact us so we can plan your private helicopter flight at the time and date of your preference.

Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Arrival Time 

For any day in 2024 and 2025, reservations can be made in advance for helicopter flights from Lukla to Kathmandu. You can reserve the tickets directly through our booking website. If the dates don't work with your schedule, call us at +977-9841392186 (24 Hours Available on WhatsApp, Viber, or WeChat).

Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Details

  • Flight duration: 40 to 50 minutes
  • Group size: Maximum 5 person
  • Weight Limit: 350 to 500 kg of weight altogether
  • Baggage Allowed: 15kg per person
  • Group Sharing Cost: USD 450 per person
  • Private Flight Cost: USD 2500 per flight

Numerous helicopter trips from Lukla to Kathmandu have been organized by Green Valley Nepal Treks. The majority of helicopter businesses provide charter flights. However, if you want to avoid hiring a private helicopter, we do offer daily groups departing to Kathmandu from Lukla. Joining a helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu is an exhilarating experience to remember forever. During the peak months of autumn and spring, our daily helicopter flight to Kathmandu is scheduled. For 2024 and 2025, we are providing Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter flight tickets at the lowest cost.

Day to Day Itinerary
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The first 40 to 50 minutes of the journey will be filled with gorgeous views of the countryside. As soon as you leave the airport in Lukla, you will get the best view of the Khumbu region, including its hills and forests. It is followed by a vista of mountains, rivers, waterfalls, and hills covered in dense woods and lush vegetation. The lovely settlement and the surrounding scenery seem stunning as you get closer to Kathmandu Valley. The only officially operated international airport in Nepal is Tribhuwan Airport, where the chopper will land.

    Our team guides, porters and accompanying staff are locals with a broad knowledge about each and every location that we travel through.

    Cost Includes
    • Well-experienced pilots
    • Helicopter charge
    • Government tax and Service charge
    Cost Excludes
    • Personal expenses such as souvenirs
    • Foods, drinks, or snacks that are not included in the package
    • Transportation to hotel from Airport 
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    Start:FridayJun 14, 2024
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    Useful Info

    Why you should Book Helicopter Fight from Lukla to Kathmandu?

    • As there is no direct aircraft to Kathmandu, tourists and trekkers must detour via Ramechhap (Manthali) airport. You will need to take a public or private vehicle from Ramechhap to Kathmandu, which will take 3 to 4 hours. So, in order to save time on the road, you might take a helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu.
    • Regular flights to Kathmandu may be canceled or delayed at any moment due to unpredictable weather and air traffic, but helicopter flights to Kathmandu provide you the best chance of keeping to your schedule.
    • The Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter flight is less affected by adverse weather than regular planes do.
    • More breathtaking mountain and Himalayan views may be seen during the helicopter ride from Lukla to Kathmandu than on a regular aircraft.
    • You can see the best view of the surrounding region in luxury and pleasure without any rush or traffic when flying by helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu.

    Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Booking Procedure

    For the helicopter flight return to Kathmandu, the entire amount must be made in advance. Immediately after your payment, we will begin your booking procedure for a helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. You can pay a deposit via the HBL e-commerce payment gateway's 3D secure authentication protocol, which will simplify the booking procedure. You can also make payment with cash or a cheque if you are already in Nepal for the helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. You may contact us over Viber or WhatsApp, or you can use the website's contact form, for further information. In order to assist in scheduling a helicopter flight, we will get in touch with you soon as possible.

    Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Weight Limit and Safety

    Each helicopter has a maximum permitted takeoff weight that has been determined by the manufacturer. So a helicopter may carry 350 to 500 kg of weight overall, depending on height and location. Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Weight Limit is 15 kg per passenger. A helicopter flight to Kathmandu can accommodate other five passengers including the helicopter pilot. In addition to making sure the seats are properly arranged, we balance the weight of the passengers. In terms of strength, dependability, comfort, luxury, smoothness, and major safety benefits, these fleet series are the best in the aviation industry.
    Even though we are here to provide helicopter service, your safety comes first. Because of this, Green Valley Nepal Treks takes security measures very seriously. We have collaborated with reputable aviation businesses that have years of experience and highly qualified pilots. They are highly skilled flight instructors with extensive training who have years of experience flying over the Himalayas and navigating in all kinds of weather. Additionally, they follow all safety protocols.

    Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Rental Service Information

    Although it is possible to fly straight from Lukla to Kathmandu every day on a regular flight, traveling by private or shared helicopter will provide you with an amazing experience to remember for a lifetime. You can get an easy and convenient view of a nearby location with no hassle or traffic. In order to enjoy the Lukla-Kathmandu helicopter flight, Green Valley Nepal Treks offers a fascinating notion of helicopter rental service, which makes it easy to mark your journey magnificently.

    The best options are provided by the Nepali Lukla to Kathmandu helicopter rental service, which guarantees punctual departure and arrival. With the aid of this service, you will take full advantage of the window-sitting view, suitable relaxing ambiance, and luggage-supported container. If you want to fly through the Khumbu region and get to Kathmandu on schedule, renting a helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu will be your best option. This decision will make your journey more exciting, so you won't have any regrets about it.

    Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight On-time Arrival with Safe Landing

    A helicopter flight is among the most trustworthy transportation options from Lukla to Kathmandu. It is suitable for those individuals who are reluctant to travel on a regular airline. Aside from that, for those who do not wish to pay for canceled flights. Prior to takeoff, weather conditions are checked, and if there are any issues, there is a good chance that the planned aircraft will be canceled or diverted from the middle route. This kind of situation involving a helicopter flight is, however, quite exceptional.

    You can fly in a helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu even when the visibility is terrible. We promise a fearless helicopter flight to Kathmandu on the specified departure dates or the dates of your choice. The helicopter will land and slowly stop at the helipad while maintaining its fixed position. Only you should join the helicopter flight when the pilot or another crew member gives the clearance to leave the helicopter. Your safety is our first priority, thus everything that is done is for your benefit.

    Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Peak Seasons (Months)

    Visibility, usability, and weather condition all play a big role in flights from higher elevations like Lukla. Travelers should thus take precautions while making flight reservations in the Khumbu region. The greatest helicopter flight-sharing months are spring (March, April, and May) and autumn (September, October, and November). An incident-free, on-time helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu is made possible by the wonderful weather.

    A private helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu may be taken at any time of year because it is your own flight. There won't be any inconveniences, such as waiting for other groups or altering plans due to the preferences of other people. Visitors will be mesmerized by the aerial views of the famed Tesi Lapcha pass and other sparkling snow-capped mountains. Visitors can see a breathtaking view of the forest's gorgeous scenery by taking a helicopter journey from Lukla to Kathmandu.

    Lukla to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight Precautions 

    • When flying fasten your seatbelts.
    • Never get out of your seat or move during a helicopter flight.
    • Avoid dumping trash or garbage when flying in the helicopter.
    • Don't smoke on the flight
    • Keep yourself calm and wait until the pilot signals before entering or exiting the helicopter.

    Depending on the client's degree of comfort, Green Valley Nepal Treks offers both private charter and group-joining helicopter flights from Lukla to Kathmandu. The maximum capacity of a helicopter is five people, not including the pilot. A private group can more easily organize a helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. If your party is too small but you still want to travel together, we can offer group joining helicopter rides from Lukla to Kathmandu.

    What our travelers saysClient Reviews
    • TripAdvisor

      Finest Trek Company for Helicopter Flights from Lukla to Kathmandu

      Green Valley Nepal Treks is unquestionably the best tour operator for the helicopter journey from Lukla to Kathmandu. I had issues making it to my appointments. I tried repeatedly to get in touch with other travel agents, but I was unable to locate what I was looking for. Then I discovered Green Valley Nepal Treks. They addressed all of my inquiries and simplified the booking procedure. My helicopter pickup and drop-off experience were flawless. The views from the heli trip were just stunning. Don't let it pass you by, guys. Without a doubt, Green Valley Nepal Treks can help you plan it. The finest trekking company in Nepal for helicopter flights from Lukla to Kathmandu.

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      Alexander BerryMay 16, 2022United States
    • TripAdvisor

      For Helicopter Service in Nepal Thanks to Green Valley Treks

      Hello, we would like to share our recent experience with Green Valley Nepal Treks regarding our helicopter flight. We made our reservation straight with Arjun. He provided a lot of useful information on the helicopter service. He informed us about the helicopter service, and we were thrilled. It was a fair price. For helicopter service in Nepal, highly recommended the firm.

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      Freddie BurnsApril 27, 2022Mexico
    FAQs
    • It will take around 40 to 50 minutes to reach Kathmandu from Lukla when the weather is perfect.

    • Yes, all flights arrive on time. We will provide the flight time information after the booking is complete. Only very seldom does a flight get delayed by erratic weather or other unforeseen factors. The crew at Green Valley Nepal Treks will stay in touch with you as long as you need us. A fight time will be given two to three days before to the departure.

    • Yes, you are welcome to board one of the daily charter helicopters that travels between Lukla and Kathmandu. Nevertheless, during the hiking season, we routinely offer group-sharing helicopter trips. Send us your question along with the departure date and the number of passengers.

    • Yes, even though it would be expensive, one person can book a private helicopter flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. To help you divide the cost and stay inside your budget, we offer group joining flights. If you wish to rent a private helicopter ride, we promise to give you the best service and the best deal.

    • For a helicopter ride from Lukla to Kathmandu, there are two rates. If you want a shared helicopter ride, you must pay USD 450, and if you want a private charter, you must pay USD 2500.

    • If you select a private helicopter trip, it can just be the pilot and the people in your group, depending on your preferences. However, other people will be going with you if you purchase a group ticket in order to save expenses.

    • Yes, we do offer helicopter service from Lukla to Kathmandu on days when a regular airline flight is canceled. Please notify us in advance nevertheless so that we can manage flight schedules on time.

    • The most likely response is "no" It's rare for a helicopter flight to Kathmandu to be canceled, even in bad weather. However, there is a chance that the flight will be delayed by a few minutes because of certain difficult weather and environmental circumstances.

    • Of course, you are free to use a private helicopter to travel from Lukla to Kathmandu, but only after assessing the weather. When the weather is nice and there is no snow or fog, helicopter flights frequently take place during the daytime hours during the winter.

    • Yes, but children must be accompanied by an adult, ideally their guardian, on the helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and back to Kathmandu.

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