Everest Helicopter Tour



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Everest Helicopter Tour Getting to Everest is on the bucket list of every single traveler, however not all dreams come to true. Some travelers may not be able to trek or have required physical stamina to hike to Everest.

In order to provide these travelers equal opportunity to go and see Everest as everyone, Everest Helicopter Tour is being operated.

Everest Helicopter Tour allows everyone, even those without physical fitness, to view Mt. Everest, world’s highest mountain without having to trek. The journey begins from Kathmandu towards Everest Region as you fly over the towns of Lukla, Namche,  Tyangboche, Gokyo and finally land at Kalapathar at 5550 elevation.

From Kalapathar, one can watch Mt. Everest up close and personal. You will fly back to Syangboche for a breakfast at Everest View Hotel, the highest mountain in the world before heading back  to Kathmandu.


05.00am: Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Airport

5.30am: Arrival at the Airport and check in at the Helicopter counter.

06.30am: fly to Lukla.

You will see Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Shisha Pangma, Dorje Lakpa, and Gauri  Shankar etc. in distant horizon.

07.00am: Arrive in Lukla airport for offloading the fuel.

07.10am: Continue the fly to Kalapathar. On the way, you will see Namche village, Tengboche, Syangboche, Gokyo and finally stop at Kalapatthar where you will stay for a very short time. We will be spending around 10 mins owing to high altitude and the need to keep the engine running. Besides it will be difficult to acclimatize in high altitude. Famous mountains such as Thamserku, Ama Dablam, Cho Oyu, Pumori, Lhotse, Everest and many more can be easily seen along this route.

07.45am: Continue the fly to Syangboche. On the way you will see the Everest Base Camp, Lobuche and other Sherpa villages.

08.00am: Arrive in Syangoche. Helicopter land near Everest View Hotel in Syangboche. Here you will have 1 hour time to have breakfast as well as take in the majestic views of the Himalayas. Note: Opened in 1971 and inscribed in Guinness World Records, Everest View Hotel is the highest altitude hotel in the world offering luxury facilities such as oxygen cylinders. The hotel is a vantage point to get a glimpse of 180 degree Celsius view of the Himalayas.

09.00am: Take off from Syangboche for Lukla where we will stop over for refuelling before continuing our journey towards Kathmandu.

09.45am: Arrive in Kathmandu Airport

10.30am: Arrive at your hotel. Tour ends.


Price & Terms

Price Charged from USD 6000.00 per helicopter, maximum 3 persons.

For enquiry and booking, write to sales@eyesonnepal.com. For a group of more than 6 person, we will offer a very discount on the price published, please contact us.

What is included?

  • All land transportation and flight tickets.
  • Helicopter charter charge from Kathmandu to Everest and back to Kathmandu
  • Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Kathmandu Airport.
  • Pick up from Kathmandu Airport and transfer to your hotel.
  • Breakfast at Everest View Hotel.
  • Everest National Park Permit Fee.
  • 23% VAT(Government tax and service charge)

What is not included?

  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping
  • Travel insurance

Important Notes

  • Time schedules in the itinerary are for reference, changes of time and schedules will be advised by your tour guide depending on the situation on the road during the tours.
  • Customers have to write in email for confirmation.
  • Payment phases:
    • 50% upon Confirmation.
    • 50% upon Pick up in your hotel.
  • Please note the itineraries are subjects to change. It always depends on the time available and weather conditions. Some of them can be cancelled without prior notice. No refund upon cancellation if it happened due to guests’ fault on dragging the time of visiting certain places or due to bad weather condition. Any change request will be charged accordingly.

How to book?

Please fill the form below.

You need to write in an email to: sales@eyesonnepal.com, with information below in the email:

Subject: Everest Helicopter Tour


Preferred date of the tour:

How many person:

Hotel of staying(for us to arrange pick up):


We will reply you with an official quotation with itinerary.

  • If you are okay with our itinerary and quotation, confirm with us in email.
  • Please provide us a copy of your passport(take a photo) and a passport size photo in JPEG format upon sending us the confirmation email.
  • We will issue the Confirmation Order and Invoice to you.
  • 50% deposit will be paid by your side either via Pay Pal or bank in to our Nepal Company account.
  • We will issue the official receipt to you once we received the payment.
  • Welcome to Nepal. We will greet you upon pick up in your hotel.

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Eileen Lam | Singapore | August 21, 2017 | Source: Others

Rating: 5

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