• Spectacular views top of the world Mt Everest including Mt Makalu Mt Kanchenjungha, Mt Cho you, Mt Lhotse, Ama Dablam Pumori, Thamserku, Konde, and many more.

  • A scenic flight of vivid landscape including Kathmandu valley, Sindupalchok area, and Solukhumbu Sagarmatha national park.

  • One of the best experiences of chopper flight with top of the highest mountain.

  • Utilize the short holiday to observe the best views.    

About Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour- 1 Day

Everyone's dream is to climb Mount Everest. Every year, dozens of climbers attempt it, and thousands more hike up to its base camp. Many others, though, are unable to do both. It could be due to time limits or physical challenges. So, what are the alternatives? The Everest Helicopter Tour is the greatest option. Without extended vacations or physical strength, one can experience the gorgeous Mount Everest region.

The Everest Helicopter Tour is designed for persons who want to climb Mt. Everest in a single day. It is most likely the nicest and most luxurious way to experience Nepal's Khumbu region. The Everest Heli Tour agenda is straightforward and adaptable. The journey can begin in either Lukla or Kathmandu. You have an option.
The helicopter transports visitors to the Everest View Hotel. With a drink of coffee, they take in the spectacular sight of the mountains and landscape. The helicopter then transports trekkers to nearby Kalapathar (5545 m). Typically, helicopter tours are not permitted to land at Everest Base Camp. The chopper comes to a halt to take photos and videos since the risk of altitude sickness is very high. Travelers instantly ascend to such a height. As a result, visitors must examine the region swiftly.

The views of the Himalayas and Khumbu region from the helicopter are breathtaking. Furthermore, it provides a bird's eye view of such a beautiful place. During the journey, visitors will observe over a dozen mountains. It's a sporadic journey. You can be at the foot of the world's tallest mountain, Mt. Everest, in roughly two days. Everest Helicopter Tour is popular nowadays since it saves time.

The price, however, is slightly higher. A chopper can carry a maximum of five passengers.

Preparation is a top priority. Take a look at our itinerary. Our schedules are adaptable. You can either follow it or begin your helicopter tour in Kathmandu.


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Day 1: Helicopter Flight to Everest View Hotel & Kalapathar, Fly back to Kathmandu.

5:30 AM - 6:30 AM:

Transportation service will be provided for your hotel pick-up and drop-off at the domestic terminal of Kathmandu's International Airport.

6:30 AM - 7:00 AM:

Preparation and necessary procedures will be carried out for your scheduled helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp (EBC), including a landing.

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM:

Take a flight to Lukla, situated at an altitude of 2,845 meters.

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM:

The helicopter will undergo refueling at Lukla Airport.

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM:

Embark on a flight to Kala Patthar, which is located at an elevation of 5,450 meters.

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM:

Land at Kala Patthar and explore the surrounding area at an altitude of 5,450 meters.

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM:

Continue the flight to Syangboche (Everest View Hotel) at an elevation of 3,950 meters.

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM:

Enjoy breakfast at Everest View Hotel.

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM:

Return flight to Lukla for refueling.

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM:

Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla.

  • AccommodationHotel
  • Mealsmenu
  • PlaceKathmandu
  • Max. Altitude1375 m

What's Included

  • Airport pick up and drop all with tour planning 
  • 3-star category  hotel with BB plan in the city
  • All  Government paperwork  with National park fees
  • All transportation as per itinerary
  • Nepali visa fee
  • International Flight 
  • Personal expenses (like-: Battery charge, Chocolate candy, P.T, Wi-Fi more)
  • City meals ( Lunch Dinner) and Everest view hotel breakfast.
  • Any bottle of drink and all kind of alcohol 
  • Money wire charge 

Useful Information

Overview: Everest helicopter tours offer a thrilling and convenient way to witness the majestic beauty of Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayan peaks. These tours typically depart from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, and provide a unique opportunity to experience the Himalayas up close.

Duration: The duration of Everest helicopter tours varies depending on the specific itinerary chosen. Generally, the tour can last anywhere from 2 to 4 hours, including the time spent flying to and from Everest Base Camp or other scenic viewpoints.

Everest Base Camp Tour: This tour takes you to Everest Base Camp, where you can witness the breathtaking views of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks. It usually includes a brief landing at a nearby viewpoint for photo opportunities.
Combination Tours: Some operators offer combination tours that include additional stops, such as a visit to the famous Tengboche Monastery or a landing at the beautiful Gokyo Lakes.

Altitude Considerations: One of the advantages of a helicopter tour is that it minimizes the risks associated with high altitude. While the tours do fly at high altitudes, they are relatively short in duration, reducing the chances of altitude-related issues. However, it's still important to be aware of the potential symptoms of altitude sickness and consult with a medical professional if you have any concerns.

Weather and Visibility: Weather conditions in the Himalayas can be unpredictable, so it's crucial to choose a tour operator that prioritizes safety and has experienced pilots. The best time for Everest helicopter tours is generally during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) when the weather is relatively stable and offers better visibility.

Clothing and Equipment: It's advisable to wear comfortable and layered clothing, including a warm jacket, as temperatures can be chilly at high altitudes. Sunglasses, sunscreen, and a hat are also recommended to protect against strong sunlight. Most tour operators provide oxygen cylinders on board as a precautionary measure.

Photography: Make sure to bring a camera or smartphone to capture the incredible views during the helicopter tour. Additionally, consider bringing spare batteries and memory cards to avoid running out of storage or power.

Cost: The cost of Everest helicopter tours can vary depending on factors such as the tour duration, specific itinerary, and operator. Prices typically range from a few hundred to several thousand dollars per person. It's important to research different operators and compare prices to ensure you choose a reputable company that offers good value for money.