Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is the World’s most popular Mount Everest Base Camp trek and is the dream trip of every adventure lover.  Mount Everest Base Camp hike involves a challenging and high-altitude trek. Every person may be unable to make a trip to Everest Base Camp due to their health and fitness but still desire to see Mount Everest at the top of the world.  For those people, we offer an Everest Base Camp helicopter tour with a landing at Kala Patthar for breathtaking views of Mount Everest and several other Himalayan peaks.

Kala Patthar is one of the perfect spots to observe views of Mount Everest, Nuptse West Face, Lhotse, and Mount Pumori. Visit Himalaya Treks Offer 17 days world popular Everest Base Camp Trek arriving in Kathmandu to departure from Kathmandu all-inclusive for $1500 per person only. With very affordable prices including two acclimatization days in Namche Bazaar 3440 meters and Dingboche 4220 meters.


Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Cost,
Mount Everest Helicopter tour cost depends on group size, for a single traveler costs USD 6800 for 3-hour flights, if you are a couple then the Mount Everest helicopter tour price share for each person is USD 1700 per person. The perfect group size for the Mount Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour is 4 passengers (travelers) each traveler costs USD 1700 for the Nepal Mount Everest Helicopter tour. Alternatively, if you can’t afford the Mount Everest Base Camp helicopter tour then we offer Mountain Flight, the Everest experience. Every day Mount Everest tours by plane operating from Kathmandu domestic airport. The Mount Everest tour by plane takes about 1 hour around the Himalayan with breathtaking views of Mount Everest.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Profile:

Trip Mode:  Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Trip Duration: 3 Hours.
Highest elevation: Kala Patthar 5545 meters and Everest Base Camp 5364 meters.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour with Landing at Kala Patthar and Everest View Hotel for breakfast.


Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Landing trip highlight.

  • Observe the 14th of the 4 highest peaks in the world above 8000 meters. Mount Cho Oyu (8201 meters) Mount Everest (8848 meters) Mount Lhotse (8516 Meters) and Mount Makalu (8485 meters).
  • See the outstanding beauty of the Himalayas from a helicopter ride. Landing at the Kala Patthar.
  • Fly to the Everest Base Camp, where Mount Everest climbers camp before ascending Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse.
  • Feel and observe the natural beauty of Nepal and the Khumbu Himalayas in a short time during your Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour.
  • Fulfill your dream to reach the top of the world’s base camp and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Himalayas.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Overview

Early morning we will drive to Kathmandu Airport from your Hotel; Our Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour start from Kathmandu Airport. It continued to Lukla (Tenzing Hillary airstrip) and landed at Lukla airstrip (2840 meters). After fueling continue flying through the Dudh Koshi river bank via Phakding, Monjo, Namche Bazar, Tengboche monastery, Pheriche, Labuche, Gorakshep, and finally over the Mount Everest base camp altitude of 5364 meters. Landing at Kala Pattar, Now you will view close views of the Khumbu Icefall and snow-capped peaks surrounding Nuptse (7864 meters) Lho La (6026 meters) Khumbutse (6639 meters)  Lingtren (6713 meters) & Pumori (7165 meters).


After observing views from Everest Base Camp we will fly to Kala Patthar nearly a height of 5545 meters; from Kala Patthar see the postcard views of Mount Everest top of the world, Nuptse west face, Lhotse, Khumbu Tse, Lo La, Lingtren, Pumori and Ama Dablam. Once enjoying the breathtaking views we will fly to Everest View Hotel for breakfast. We will have breakfast at Everest View Hotel with spectacular views of the Himalayas surrounding us. The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour meets the desires of travelers who want to take advantage of seeing most of the area in a short amount of time and is good for persons in any kind of physical shape.


Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Itinerary;
>Drive from hotel to airport.
> Fly to Lukla and continue to fly to Everest Base Camp, Kala Patthar.
> Fly to Everest View Hotel for Breakfast and explore around.
> Fly to Lukla and continue to fly back to Kathmandu.
> Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to the Hotel.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Detail Itinerary

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    First of all, the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour starts from pick up from the hotel. The earlier is better. It is due to be in time for a good weather period. The drive from the hotel to the airport depends upon the distance. Once you reach Tribhuvan Airport, necessary airport procedures will begin.

    After that, you will fly over the Kathmandu valley. Following 45 minutes of flight, the flight stops at Tenzing-Hilary Airport (Lukla) for a refuel and then continues flight to Everest Base Camp direction via following the Dudh Koshi river.  Terrains change drastically, from luscious green hills to striking mountains. You will fly over towns like Namche Bazaar, Tengboche monastery one of the popular monasteries in Khumbu valley. Continually flying over the Khumbu glacier to Everest Base Camp and landing at Kala Pattar for breathtaking views of the Himalayas like mount Pumori, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and any other Peaks. After a short stop at Kala, Pattar flight return to Everest View Hotel for breakfast or take some beautiful pictures. Everest view hotel is famous for being the hotel at the highest elevation. You can enjoy the serene beauty of the Himalayas from the Everest view hotel.  We will stop about 25 to 30 minutes in the Everest view hotel, we will be flying back via Lukla, and continue to Kathmandu. Although the trip is about 3 and a half to 4 hours long, it will leave you mesmerized.

    Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Itinerary,

    06:00 AM: Transfer from hotel to Kathmandu Airport/ Helipad
    06:15 AM: Check-in at Helicopter counter (please bring your passport)
    06:30 AM: Flight to Lukla (Tenzing Hillary airport)
    07:15 AM: Land at Lukla and refuel.
    07:30 AM: Flight towards Khumbu valley and Everest Base camp over the Dudhkoshi River, Namche Bazaar, and Tengboche monastery.
    08:00 AM: Overfly the Khumbu Glacier, Khumbu Icefall, Everest Base Camp & Land at Kala Patter 5340m for photos and video (about 20 minutes land)
    08:30 AM: Flight to Shyangboche, Everest view Hotel for quick tea coffee, or breakfast. Absolutely breathtaking views of Everest and Ama Dablam can be observed from Shyangboche.
    09: AM: Fly back to Lukla for refueling and then continue flight to Kathmandu.
    10 – 11 AM: Arrival at Kathmandu airport, finally your about 3:30 to 4 hours Helicopter tours is over, we will transfer you to your Hotel.

    Altitude 5555 m
    Meals Breakfast at Everest View Hotel
    Accommodation Not Included

Cost Includes

    • All land transportation by private car, van, or Hiace.
    • 3 hours helicopter flight.
    • All official taxes and service charges.
    • Heli Tour to Everest and neighboring peaks from Kathmandu / Lukla airport and back.
    • Breakfast at Syangboche (Hotel Everest view).
    • National Park Entry Fee.
    • Kathmandu Airport Tax.
    • Flight Certificate.

Cost Excludes

    • Accommodation in Kathmandu.
    • Food, drinks. 
    • Any other item not mentioned.
    • Tips for Guide and Driver.

Cost & Date

Start Dates are your arrival date in Nepal and End Dates are the returning date from Nepal.

The set departure dates listed are specially quoted and specified for group joining option. Let us know if the set departure dates are not suitable for you- another dates which are suitable for you can certainly be added by us.

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$ 1700 / Person
1 Days Nepal
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Altitude 8848.86 m
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Region Everest Region
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Difficulty Easy
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Group size 1+ Peoples
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Best Season All season except July / August wet months