Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour – Don’t miss the opportunity to reach into the Kalapathar (elevation of approximately 5,545 mt) next to mt. Everest (8848 mt).
Situated at the height of 8,848 m, Mt. Everest is the highest mountain in the world. Day tour of Everest Base Camp in Helicopter is one of the greatest experiences that offer you Ariel views of different mountains including Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori and others including different small traditional villages. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is appropriate for those who do not have much time and do not want much physical movement.
The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trip begins from Kathmandu flying towards the east to Lulka. Lukla is famous for its beautiful Sherpa village. After reaching Lukla, we fly to the Everest Base Camp which is known as the most popular trekking destination for adventure seekers and climbers in the world. We get the excellent views of Khumbu Glacier which is located between Mt. Everest and the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. Lhotse is known as the fourth highest mountain in the world after Mt. Everest, K2 and Kanchenjunga. Nuptse is a mountain that is located in the Khumbu region of Mahalangur Himal which is extremely dangerous due to losing snow.
We stop at the Kala Patthar to get the grandest views of the highest mountain in the world and its neighboring mountains. Kala Patthar provides the most accessible close-up view of Mt. Everest. Then we fly towards Syanboche and stop for a breakfast in the hotel. We get the beautiful views of the Himalayas from Syanboche. After capturing the views of the beautiful mountain, we fly back to Lukla for fueling and then return to Kathmandu. Our entire day tour of Everest Base Camp by helicopter ends in Kathmandu.
Route of Everest Base Camp Heli Tour
Kathmandu (1350m)– Lukla (2860m) (fueling) – Everest Base Camp ( Kalapatthar 5545m) – Syangboche (Everest view Hotel 3800m.) for Breakfast – Lukla (2860m) (fueling) – Kathmandu(1350m).