Has an Everest Helicopter tour been on your wish list for long time? If you want a once in a lifetime experience of flying above captivating mountains, then the helicopter tour in Everest is exactly what you’re looking for!
Mount Everest is the highest peak in the world. Sitting at a staggering 8848 meters high, it is the pride of Nepal. The worlds highest peak attracts many climbers every year and leaves trekkers mesmerized by its beauty.
Over the years it has not only been accessible to climbers but people from different walks of life too. If you have a restricted amount of time, but still want to experience the beautiful mountain, then this trip is perfect for you.
If you are looking for other options, then check out our other affordable Heli Tour Packages, such as Day Tour of Everest Base Camp in Helicopter or Upper Mustang Trek and Lo Manthang Helicopter Tour-14 days.
On the trip, while enjoying the experience of being amidst the mountains you will get to explore the cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu, which represent the craftsmanship of medieval Kathmandu. Here is the detailed itinerary:
Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu:
Upon arriving at Kathmandu, our representative will meet you at the airport. You will be taken to your hotel and then briefed about the program of your Mount Everest tour via Helicopter.
Day 2 Sightseeing in Kathmandu and Patan:
You helicopter tour of Mount Everest starts by sightseeing around Kathmandu. The tour will take you to holy places including Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath and Boudhanath, which are UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Pashupatinath, located on the banks of Holy River, Bagmati, is the holy place of Hindus. Its main attraction is the temple of Lord Shiva. In this complex you will observe Hindu rituals from worshiping to cremations in Aryaghat.
Another destination of your helicopter tour in Everest is Boudhanath, which is the center of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal and is also one of the largest stupas in the world. You can observe Buddhist monks praying and even lighting butter lamps.
The next stop in the Mount Everest helicopter tour is Patan Durbar Square. The Durbar Square has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1979 and represents the craftsmanship of medieval Kathmandu. The main highlights of Durbar Square are beautiful courtyards, Krishna Temple, Golden Temple and Malla Palace (museum).
Day 3 Heli tour:
On the third day of your helicopter tour of i Everest you will wake up early in the morning and leave the hotel for the helicopter ride. After flying for around an hour you will reach the base camp of the highest peak in the world, Everest.
The next destination of your Everest Base camp helicopter tour is Kalapathhar. You will stay here for around ten minutes while basking in the beauty of Everest and the neighboring Himalayan range. The helicopter will also fly over the majestic Gokyo Lake.
Later, you will be flying back to Kathmandu while enjoying the captivating panoramic view below. A farewell dinner will be hosted where you can share your experiences of your life changing trip.
Day 4 Departure from Kathmandu:
Your last day in Kathmandu. Our representative will drop you at the airport according to the schedule of your flight.
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