|Day Tour:||Mountain Flight|
|Duration:||4 to 4.5 Hours|
|Max Landing Altitude:||5,643 m/18,500 ft|
|Max Landing Place:||Kalapatthar|
|Transportation:||Private Vehicle for Transfers|
|Group Size:||1 to 5 Pax Per Helicopter|
One of the luxurious and lifetime experience, Flight to Everest Region by Private Helicopter is something unimaginable and beyond your expectation. Helicopter flies from Kathmandu to Everest Region and over Everest Base camp. Imagine the landing at Kalapatthar at an altitude of 5,643 m/18,500 ft... Spending few minutes with a close view of Mt. Everest, world’s highest mountain and it’s neighbors Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Cholatse and many more.
This is the great opportunity to understand the mountain Sherpa people of Khumbu(Everest) region and the geography of Nepal. On your way back from Kalapatthar, you will fly over Gokyo Lakes which are a set of 6 tranquil lakes. We spend around 1 hour in Syangboche at Everest View Lodge.
Can you imagine, you are having Champagne breakfast at 3,800 meters?
Syangboche, you see Mt. Everest and its neighbors, Mt. Amadablam, Kongde
Mountain and many more.
Alternatively, we can fly to Lukla by Schedule flight and do Heli Everest tour. If you are in that region, we can do from various places like Phakding, Namche, Syangboche and Tengboche. But flying to Lukla by Plane is highly depends on whether condition and the schedule might not be actual.
We drive to airport at 05:45 hours in the morning. After having boarding pass, we drive to the East Heli Pad at Kathmandu Airport. Pilot will brief you on the safely measurements. Next, we fly to Lukla and unload the fuels. From Lukla, either we fly over Gokyo or straightly to Kalapatthar. However, we do not land at Everest Base Camp but will fly over. After spending around 8-10 minutes, we fly back to Syangboche. Remember, the helicopter will be standby without Engine Off. In Syangboche, we spend around 45 minutes to 1 hour at Everest View Lodge having Champagne Breakfast. After breakfast, we fly back to Lukla. Do not forget to see the biggest town in that region, Namche Bazaar. At Lukla, we stop for fueling and fly back to Kathmandu Airport.
The total Capacity of Helicopter is 5 people excluding Pilot. If we are more than 3 people, we need to do shuttle either from Pheriche or Syangboche. Total duration of Heli Everest View will be around 4 to 04:30 hours from Kathmandu.