• Accommodation 5* star Hotel
  • Group Size 01-05 people
  • Best Season Mar-Apr & Oct-Nov
  • Meals Breakfast, Lunch & dinner
  • Landing Altitude 5,545m/18,192ft
  • Difficulty

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Everest Helicopter Tour - Fly at the top of the world 

Helicopter tour to mount Everest is one of the alternative way to see the world highest mountain peaks within 4 hours ride. Helicopter tour designed for those people who have no time for trekking or physically weak but still want to explore around Himalayas. This tour includes landing at Kalapatthar (5545m/18192ft) for photo shoot and breakfast at world's highest "Everest view hotel" in Syangboche (3962m/12998ft). Everest helicopter tour offers a beautiful landscapes of remote Sherpa village, breathtaking views of Sagarmatha national park, majestic views of Khumbu glacier and stunning aerial views of Himalayas including mount Everest (8848m/29029ft), Lhotse (8516m/27940ft), Choyu (8201m/26906ft), Nuptse (7861m/25791ft), Pumori (7161m/23494ft), and Ama Dablam (6812m/22349ft). Enjoying a breakfast at world's highest hotel with the visual delights of mountains seems to be the different experience of your life.


Himalayan Excursion Nepal provides a well-managed and comfort service to ensure a lifetime experience for our valuable guest. We also provide single day Everest Helicopter tour for the visitors who only seeking the helicopter ride excluding the city sightseeing tour and hotel reservation.


Trip Highlights

  • Landing at most popular view point Kalapatthar (5,545 meters).
  • Enjoy majestic mountains views of 7000 – 8000 meters peaks.
  • Bird’s eye views of Khumbu Glacier, Everest Base Camp and Khumbu Icefall.
  • Enjoy breakfast at world’s highest hotel Everest view at Syangboche.
  • Easiest and Luxurious way to explore Mount Everest with surrounding mountains.



After arrival at Kathmandu airport our company representatives will welcome you and transfer to hotel. After time to get refreshed, evening time we'll meet and transfer for welcome dinner in one of the typical Nepalese restaurant in the heart of Kathmandu and briefing about your trip. Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Today, after morning breakfast you'll visit different historical and cultural sites of the Kathmandu valley with our professional guide. You will go for the pilgrimage sites of Hindus temple Pashupatinath, the world biggest Boudhanath stupa and visit Swoyambhunath stupa also known as monkey temple. After exploring the surrounding areas visit historical Kathmandu Durbar square with temple, unique architectures and Kumari (living goddess). Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Today early morning you will transfer to domestic airport. After some legal process, you will fly across the panoramic Himalayan ranges and landing at Lukla airport just for fueling and again take off and will see the closet view of Mount Everest and view of Khumbu Glacier, Gokyo valley and fly over thousands of peaks and then land at Kalapatthar (5,242 m) for few minutes only (just for some photos). After taking view of Everest we will fly towards Syanboche airstrips where the world's highest Everest view hotel (3,860 meters). After having breakfast at Everest view hotel return back to Kathmandu and transfer to related hotel. Our helicopter tour will be around 3-4 hours. Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Today, our company representative will drop you to the airport for your final departure for your home country or onward destination.

    • Airport pickups and drops in a private tourist vehicle.
    • 3 Nights twin sharing hotel accomodation in Kathmandu.
    • Full day cultural & heritage sightseeing tour.
    • Professional English speaking tour guide for sightseeing in Kathmandu.
    • Everest National Park Necessary entry permit fees & traveler TIMS card.
    • Helicopter Charter fee.
    • Breakfast at Syangboche, Everest view hotel.
    • All government & local taxes.
    • International airfare & necessary airport taxes.
    • Nepal entry visa fees USD 25 for 15 days, USD 40 for 30 days and USD 100 for three month.
    • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Temple & monastries entry fees in Kathmandu.
    • Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue & evacuation.
    • All personal & bar expenses in Kathmandu.
    • Tips for guide & driver (tipping is expected).
    • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, etc) and any other expenses which are not mentioned above.

Everest Helicopter Tour is suitable for any kind of person, no previous experience is required.  

Yes, our company representative will be there to greet you. He will be displaying your name outside the airport terminal. You will be transferred to your hotel by our private vehicle. 

Normally we provide 5 star hotels for helicopter tour. 

You can exchange money at Travel Company, Banks, Hotels and licensed holder money changers. 

Yes, In Kathmandu city there is the facilities of ATM. 

Best season for Everest helicopter tour is usually March-April and October-November but this tour can be done in February, June, April, May and December as well. 

Weather in the mountains is very difficult to predict. At night it is generally cold and the days are generally warm. The temperature could be as high as 20 degree Celsius to -15 degree Celsius low. 

Depending on nature of travel we provide different vehicle service. We provide tourist vehicles for sightseeing, city tours and airport pickups-drops. 

Actually tipping is not compulsory, but small gesture of thanks to your guides and driver. The level of the tip should reflect the level of satisfaction from and personal involvement with your guide.

Yes, there are a plenty of options and choices to extend your holiday before or after your main trip. Click here