Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

1 Day

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Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is a fantastic aerial adventure in the lap of the Himalayas. The magical aerial tour offers you outstanding views of the mountain massifs and hilly landscapes. It will also pass above several other regions’ natural landmarks before arriving at the destination.

The naturally diverse terrains of the area offer incredible adventures for all travelers. For refueling and sightseeing purposes, the helicopter tour makes stops at various other destinations, including Lukla (2860m). Kala Patthar (5,550m), and Everest View Hotel (3880m) are the major sightseeing points during this tour.

The helicopter flies above the mountains and quickly takes you to the destination. This luxury travel will allow you not to trail the rugged terrains and arrive at the destination without hassle. This makes the trip ideal for those who cannot trek through the foothills’ challenging uphill landscapes.

Moreover, you will also arrive at the destination quickly, meaning you don’t have to take much time in your schedule. Hence, if you are busy and cannot afford long-duration travel, this trip is ideal for you. There are various other reasons why this trip might appeal to you. If you don’t have much trekking experience or extensive preparation, you can also book this helicopter trip to EBC.

This Mount Everest helicopter tour gets completed within hours of the same day. You will travel around and return from the base camp within 4 hours. The Tribhuvan International Airport, the capital city of Kathmandu, is the starting point of this journey. The helicopter then flies above the skies of Kathmandu after you complete the boarding procedure.

Observing the unique views of the city, you will then fly above Nagarkot and Jiri to arrive at the entry point of Lukla. The Lukla stopover is for refueling purposes, which takes around 10 minutes. The flight then flies past Namche, Tengboche, to arrive at EBC. Finally, after arriving at the Kala Patthar, we can explore around and observe the region.

There are many snow-clad mountains observable in the tranquil atmosphere of the base camp. You can also enjoy the peaceful atmosphere around the region. There are many climbers camped in their colored tents in the base camp area. After observing the region’s stunning beauty, we can also fly to the viewpoint of Kalapathar.

Moreover, the hilltop of the Kalapathar is the best viewpoint to get the spectacular views of Mt Everest. There are other incredible viewpoints in the region, but nothing beats the sweeping view from Kalapatthar. Besides, you will also get to observe Lhotse, Pumori, Nuptse, Changste, Thamserku, Mt. Ama Dablam, Taboche, Lobuche, Kangtega, and other Himalayan peaks.

There is also the Everest View Hotel which is an excellent viewpoint for sightseeing and taking memorable pictures. It is famous for being the highest placed hotel globally, with awe-inspiring views of the mountain landscapes. The journey then returns to the starting point of Lukla before finally flying back to Kathmandu.

The helicopter trip also provides you with encompassing views, including local settlements, ancient heritage sites, and spiritual Buddhist monasteries. Therefore, the Everest Base Camp Helicopter flight landing tour is high in demand among travelers worldwide.

We provide you with the best Everest Base Camp helicopter tour package at a competitive price. Read on for the complete information about this spectacular luxury aerial tour to the base camp of Mount Everest. Contact us with the desired travel date, and we will provide an unforgettable aerial adventure. Happy traveling!

Highlights of the Tour

  • Spectacular views of Mount Everest, along with sweeping views of the Himalayan mountain peaks
  • Observing Lhotse, Pumori, Nuptse, Changste, Thamserku, Mt. Ama Dablam, Taboche, Lobuche, Kangtega, and other Himalayan peaks
  • Sightseeing of the natural diversities of the region
  • Exploring various viewpoints including Kalapathar
  • Visiting the Everest View Hotel
  • Lovely exploration of the beautiful Himalayas from the mountain flight
  • Reach Kala Patthar (the highest viewpoint) in Just 1 hour.

Detailed Itinerary of Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Landing


The Everest base camp helicopter landing tour will start as you take the flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. The beautiful tour passes above the ancient landmarks of the cities, including temples, monuments, palaces, and others.

The incredible helicopter trip starts as you get picked up by the staff and representative from the hotel. You will get ready early in the morning and then get transported to the Kathmandu airport. There you will complete all your formalities and then board the flight.

The heli then flies above the city’s various landmarks then over the beautiful landscapes of Nagarkot hill and Jiri. The flight finally arrives at Lukla, around 35-40 minutes. Your helicopter will also be refueling while you take a break. Ensure not to travel far off from the airport as the heli will stay at Lukla for about 10 minutes.

40 minutes

The helicopter will be landing at Lukla for just around 5-10 minutes for refueling. The Himalayan journey then proceeds to the ultimate destination of Kala Patthar. The helicopter trip then flies above the ancient settlements of Namche Bazaar and Tengboche. You will get to see the beautiful local accommodations and get the best mountain views.

The heli flies above landmarks of the Dingboche and Gorak Shep. You can observe the wilderness and other sightseeing points of the Sagarmatha National Park. Travelers can observe the incredible and diverse natural flora and fauna of the region. These diversities from above are still and quite an adventure from a distance. The epic mountains of the massive Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse are a thing of beauty.

Overall you will have an excellent enriching experience after arriving at the viewpoint of Kala Pathar. The helicopter will stop around at the Kala Pathar for approximately half an hour. You will get a glimpse of the fascinating Himalayan vista, so you should allow yourself some time to explore the area. Kala Pathar is the most extraordinary viewpoint to observe Mount Everest and other scenic Himalayan landscapes.

You will get the best pictures and experience stunning vista from Kaala Patthar. Kala Patthar is at an elevation of 5,550 meters. The trail to Kalapatthar is quite challenging, through rugged terrains. However, in this helicopter tour, you will arrive at this beautiful viewpoint in no time. From this viewpoint, you can observe the mountains like Pumori Nuptse from a comparative closer perspective.

15-20 minutes

We will then take the flight to the Everest View hotel from Kala Pathar, a great place to rest and have breakfast. There are a few incredible viewpoints in the Everest region, and among them, the Everest View Hotel is one of the best. It takes around 12 minutes to arrive at this stunningly located hotel in Syanboche.

Everest View Hotel provides you with a great breakfast during your journey. Therefore, you will get to fill your stomach with delicious cuisine during the helicopter tour. We will then explore the region’s beautiful landscapes and experience the snow-clad Himalayan beauty.

Everest View Hotel is quite significant as it is one of the highest elevation hotels. You can have breakfast with fellow travelers and get the most magnificent views of the glistening Himalayas. You can have your meal in the tranquil atmosphere of the region, which is a significant experience for all travelers.

Everest base camp helicopter tour Nepal then proceeds to the last point of the journey, Lukla. The landscapes of the region are pretty amazing to look at. You will fly over the beautiful Sagarmatha National Park landscapes.

This National Park remains spread over 1148 km and has more than 118 species of rare and endangered flora and fauna. We will stop at Lukla, where the heli will get refueled. You can take a break and experience the beautiful region around for a short duration of 10 minutes.

Finally, you will travel your way back from the capital city of Kathmandu, flying past the beautiful terrains of the region, including Jiri and Nagarkot. It takes around another 40 minutes to arrive at your destination, covering a total of 136 km. You will also fly above various landmarks, which is another highlight.

You can expect to observe the beautiful snow-clad mountains for the last time during your tour. After you arrive at your destination in Kathmandu, you will get transferred to your hotel by our staff. You can have your lunch and rest. From there you can then travel to your destination.

Outline :

1. Kathmandu to Lukla (2,845 meters) (45 minutes)
2. Helicopter flight from Lukla to Kala Patthar (5,550 meters) (15-20 minutes)
3. Fly from Kala Patthar to Everest View Hotel (12 minutes)
4. Breakfast at the Everest View Hotel (30 minutes)
5. Fly from Syangboche to Lukla for refueling (15 minutes)
6. Fly back to Kathmandu (45 minutes)

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Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
10% Off
From $1,100 $995
/ Adult

Trip Facts

  • Everest National park
  • Helicopter
  • Easy
  • 5300 M
  • 01-05
  • All Aroud the year
  • 3.5

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