Mount Everest helicopter tour starts in Kathmandu, flying east from Kathmandu towards the beautiful Sherpa village and gateway to Everest, Lukla. After fueling in Lukla, the flight start flying towards Everest Base Camp / Kalapathar. The Everest base camp helicopter flight goes over the Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu glacier to reach the Base camp of Mount Everest.
The ultimate helicopter tour gives you some of the best mountain views and sceneries. You will be given a maximum 10 minutes of landing time at Everest Base Camp with Kalapatther Landing due to the altitude threat. And then on the way back, you will be given 20 minutes at Syangboche (Hotel Everest view) to take tea/coffee or Breakfast. Syangboche has excellent views of Mt.Everest and its ranges. Further, you can fly back to Lukla for fueling and then in Kathmandu to end your lifetime Experience of Everest Base Camp tour by helicopter.
Everest base camp helicopter flight with landing is most exciting and thrilling lifetime flight experience in Nepal with front face of Mount Everest and the other Himalayas from Kalapatthar top with the best cost guaranteed gives you unique chance to enjoy it.
You will be land at Kalapatthar on the elevation of 5,545 meters and Everest Base Camp located on the elevation of 5364 meters.
To be honest, the Kalapatthar View point is best view point to see Mt Everest (8848m) and surrounding peaks. It definite that you will land at Kalaptthar (5545m), I understand that everyone has dream to land at Kalapatthar and Base Camp. To land at Base Camp it depends on weather conditions. Sometime it can be very hard to Land at Base Camp, Wind speed is hard at Base Camp and sometime helicopter landing spot disappears due to landslide too. Just for your acknowledgement you don’t see Mt. Everest from its base Camp. People target Everest Base Camp just to get there. In case it is difficult to land pilots takes close touching distance of Base Camp.
Helicopter engine will be keep running while landing. So approximately you will have 10 – 20 minutes time.
In this case, you will get full refund. If you are flexible with time you may postponed for following days.
There’s no problem in taking kids as well as old-aged people. Physical fitness is not required for the tour.
The pilots are very experienced for flying helicopter as they have been flying since over a decade in same region. The pilots are always aware of your safely concerns.