Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Trip Facts

  • Cost Start FromUS$ 993 per person
  • Duration 1 Day
  • Trip Difficulty Easy
  • TransportationBy Air
  • Trip StyleTour
  • DestinationNepal
  • Min. Age: 5
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About Trip

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is a superb way to witness the irresistible beauty of Himalayas. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is also considered as a luxury tour. Within a blink of eyes, you will reach the base of the world's highest mountain, Mt. Everest (8,848 m). If you are someone with very limited time on your hand and will not able to go on those long treks, then EBC Heli Tour is a perfect alternative for you. You will get to see gorgeous sceneries, snow-capped mountains, huge glaciers, stunning lakes, and dense forests in a limited amount of time. Moreover, you will get to observe the Khumbu region in a whole different level that only a handful of travelers get to see. We, Florid Adventure is professionally designed our One day Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour to let you feel the sensational vibe of Everest region.

The aerial view of world's highest mountains like  Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8, 516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Pumori (7,161 m), Gaurishankar Himal (7,134 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Kongde (6,187 m), Island Peak (6,189 m), Mt. Makalu (8,481 m), and numerous other snow-capped mountains along with huge glaciers and a great block of ice with Khumbu Ice Falls will blow your imagination. During the heli tour, you will reach Everest Base Camp following up to Kala Patthar viewpoint from where you can see fantastic views.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is a lifetime experience that will always stay in your heart. Even though the heli tour is expensive than EBC Trek, you will still get to be part of the journey which is beyond the worth. No wonder, Helicopter tour Everest is one of the best ways to come across the Himalayas. Our Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour accommodate 2pax, 3 pax, 4 pax and up to 5 people with full window seats allowing you to enjoy spectacular views and scenery, from the beginning to the finishing of the EBC Heli Tour. For further information regarding Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour cost or any other information, feel free to contact us anytime. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

Trip Fact

  • Trip duration: 1Day

  • Destination: Nepal

  • Trip grade: Easy

  • Transportation: Helicopter  

  • Trip type: Sightseeing

  • Meals: Breakfast (Extra charge)

  • Maximum altitude: 5,550 m

  • Departure from: Tribhuvan Domestic Airport, Kathmandu

  • Departure time: 6:00 AM onwards (flexible)

  • Seat capacity: 01 to 05 person per flight

  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours

Everest Helicopter Tour in Nepal

Everest Helicopter Tour in Nepal is one of the most selling and famous heli tours. Also known as Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour or EBC Heli Tour, this tour will take you to the base of the world's highest in a blink of an eye. Everest Helicopter Tour will allow you to see the largest mountain of Earth, Mt. Everest (8,848 m) closely and in a short period. These days EBC Heli Tour is getting even more popular among the travelers. Hundreds of tourists are opting for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour to witness surreal views of Himalayas.

This tour is priorly designed for travelers who can not go on long treks either because of limited time or poor health & fitness. However, these days many travels either do both trekking and then heli tour to observe the aerial view of the Khumbu region or go trekking in one region and heli tour in another to make the most out of their time in Nepal. Talking about other heli tours, we, Mountain Rock Treks & Expedition is organizing various helicopter tours in Nepal. We have several heli tour packages in almost all regions of Nepal. Plus, we are open to organizing heli tours to the new destination of Nepal on request. For information on other Heli Tour Packages, you can check this page or contact us anytime.

Why go on Everest Helicopter Tour in Nepal?

As mentioned before, the EBC Heli tour is the best alternative to come across Himalayan mountains in a short time. You will get to see gorgeous scenery and snow-capped mountains during the flight. Moreover, the aerial views of huge glaciers, stunning glacial lakes, dense forests, picturesque valleys, fine villages, and Khumbu Icefall will enhance the trip. Moreover, you will get to observe the Khumbu region in a whole different level that only a handful of travelers get to see. We, Mountain Rock Treks & Expedition is glad to present our 1 day Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour to let you feel the sensational vibe of Everest region. During the tour, you will also land on two places Everest Base Camp or Kala Patthar and Everest View Hotel for breakfast.

On Everest Helicopter Tour in Nepal, you will see an aerial view of the world's highest mountains like  Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8, 516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Pumori (7,161 m), Gaurishankar Himal (7,134 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Kongde (6,187 m), Island Peak (6,189 m), Mt. Makalu (8,481 m), and numerous other snow-capped mountains. 
 

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Flight Landing Tour cost

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Flight Landing Tour cost varies from company to company, but you will not find a huge difference. You will have two options either to book a private charter flight that will eventually cost you more or joins in a group. Joining a group is more affordable than booking a private one. However, in both cases, the EBC Heli Tour cost is comparatively high then trekking. The group size is a maximum of 5 persons per flight and cost get divided among the members.

We have fixed departure dates for Everest Helicopter Tour almost every day, therefore if you are interested in joining a group let us know. You can mail us here info@mountainrocktreks.com or directly call on this number +977 9849023179 or +977 1 4701233. We are located in Z-Street, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Best time for Everest Heli Tour

You can go on EBC Heli Tour year-round, however, Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to early December) is considered the best time to go on Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. The sky is usually clear and bright. The views are its best and the region also gets bloomed up with numerous wildflowers presenting a tempting view.
 

EBC Helicopter Tour itinerary

With an early morning flight from Kathmandu domestic airport around 6:30, Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour begins. In the next 35 minutes, you will reach Lukla airport. The flight up to Lukla will be scenic and present you magnificent views of rolling green hills along with a glimpse of Himalayan mountains at far distant. You will land on Lukla for 10 to 20 minutes to fuel tank. From here, you will fly all the way up to Everest Base Camp. You have both options to either land on EBC or Kala Patthar Viewpoint. You will spend some time at this place, explore, and take some photos. After that, you will fly to Everest View Hotel for breakfast. You will then fly back to Kathmandu with a mind full of memories and your Everest Base Camp Heli Tour comes to an end.

Equipment/Checklist for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Clothing

  • Basic layer of clothes 

  • Waterproof/windproof down jacket 

  • Trousers

  • Warm socks

  • Shoes

Miscellaneous

  • Scarf to cover your face from the sun and dust

  • Cap or sun hat

  • Sunglasses  (get a pair which cuts out 100% UV rays)

  • Sunscreen and high protection factor [20 or higher] or high altitude glacier cream due to thin air the UV is stronger in the sun

  • Lip Balm with a sunscreen

  • Toilet Paper

  • Water bottle with water

  • Camera

  • Snacks & Bars

What kind of Helicopter will be there during EBC Helicopter Tour?

During EBC Helicopter Tour, you will fly in a spacious helicopter with all window seats for travelers. The chopper will be spacious with comfy seats and enough room for legs. You will be accompanied by the pilot. He will brief you about the places and the mountains during the flight.

Note- 

*6 pax is maximum 500kg weight for  Mt. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour – based on body weight.

* If we have 4-6 pax, we will run 2 shuttles flights from Pheriche or Everest View Hotel by splitting body weight 250 kg on average.

Last Minute Booking / inquires

  • You can call us ( +9779849023179 - Dipak Pande) and WhatsApp, Viber WeChat and line available @ 24 hrs or email info@mountainrocktreks.com

Trip Highlights

  • Aerial view of Himalayan landscape and Himalayas
  • Stop at Lukla airport for a few minutes

  • Beautiful views of dense forests, picturesque villages, rivers, streams, and terraced fields

  • Land on Everest Base Camp or Kala Patthar

  • Captivating views of Gokyo Lakes and huge glaciers

  • Fly back to Everest View Hotel and have breakfast while soaking spectacular Himalayas view

  • Interact with locals and see their lifestyle and culture

  • Witness panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Kongde, Mt. Gauri Shankar, and numerous other mountains

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01:Pre-Meeting Before the Tour & Drive to Airport - fly to Everest Base Camp and Back to Hotel

Cost Includes

  1. Helicopter Fuel Surcharge

  2. Taxes and service charges

  3. First aid kit

  4. Oxygen cylinders

  5. Applicable permit arrangement

  6. Full Packages trip with Lowest Price Guaranteed

  7. No Hidden Charge

  8. 100 % Full Refund guarantee if no flight made due to bad weather

  9. Easy and secure Online Booking system

Cost Excludes

  1. Medical insurance

  2. Meals, accommodations

  3. Personal expenses

  4. Drinks throughout the trips

  5. Personal gear down jackets

  6. Other equipment

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Pre-Meeting Before the Tour & Drive to Airport - fly to Everest Base Camp and Back to HotelEverest Base Camp Helicopter Tour commences with an early morning flight from Kathmandu domestic airport. At around 6:00 AM you will begin your flight to Lukla airport. The chopper will be spacious with comfy seats and enough room for legs. In the next 35 minutes, you will reach Lukla airport. The flight up to Lukla will be scenic and present you beautiful views of rolling green hills along with a glimpse of Himalayan mountains at far distant. You will land on Lukla for 10 to 20 minutes to fuel the tank. From here, you will fly all the way up to Everest Base Camp. You have both option to either land on EBC or Kala Patthar Viewpoint. You will spend some time at this place, explore around, and take some photos. After that, you will fly to Everest View Hotel for breakfast. Further, you will fly back to Kathmandu with a heart full of memories and your Everest Base Camp Heli Tour comes to an end.

    Pre-Meeting Before the Tour
    Drive to Airport - fly to Everest Base Camp and Back to Hotel

Depature Details

2019 and 2020 departures to EBC chopper flight tours

Most of the time Mountain Rock Treks & Expedition Offers early bookers, last minutes offers hot offers between season and offseason. Normally in March, April, May, and September, October, November almost every day we have departures. If you are 4 of you we can book anytime instantly.

To get a offers You can call us ( +9779849023179 - Dipak pande) and WhatsApp, Viber WeChat and line available @ 24 hrs or email info@mountainrocktreks.com

Depature Dates

Start Date End Date Cost Status Booking
08 November, 2019 08 November, 2019 Usd 1150 $ Guaranteed Book Now
20 November, 2019 20 November, 2019 Usd 1150 $ Guaranteed Book Now
27 November, 2019 27 November, 2019 Usd 1150 $ Guaranteed Book Now
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Trip Note


*6 pax is maximum 500kg weight for  Mt. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour – based on body weight.
* If we have 4-6 pax, we will run 2 shuttles flights from Pheriche or Everest View Hotel by splitting body weight 250 kg on average.