1. Nepal
  2. Sagarmatha Zone
  3. Mount Everest

From Kathmandu: Everest Base Camp Private Helicopter Tour

Product ID: 343116
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Experience the bewildering beauty of the Everest region from the air on an unforgettable helicopter tour. Take in unrivaled views of the Everest Base Camp with a stop at Kala Patthar, a peak that is the highest point many hikers will reach.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Valid 1 day
Starting time 6:30 AM
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Audio guide/headphones

Pickup included

From the lobby of your hotel in Kathmandu or Lalitpur.

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  • Explore the ultimate beauty of the Himalayas from the air
  • Enjoy magnificent views of Kangchenjunga and Mount Everest
  • Experience the exquisite sight of mountain glaciers and lakes
  • Take a picturesque flight from Lukla to Syangboche
Full description
Starting with a pickup from your hotel at 6 AM, depart to Tribhuvan International Airport by private transfer where you’ll board a commercial helicopter for a picturesque 50-minute flight from Kathmandu to Lukla.   

From here you’ll enjoy another 30-minute flight to Kala Patthar for the best viewing point of Everest Base Camp and the surrounding peaks. Take incredible pictures and see the mountain range before stopping for a breakfast break at a hotel with a close-up view of Mount Everest   

After your break, take a 15-minute flight from Kala Patthar to Synagboche from where you’ll return to Lukla and finally Kathmandu where you’ll be picked up and returned to your hotel. The return journey will take around 1.5 hours for a total of duration of 4-6 hours on your experience of a lifetime.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp on sharing bases of up to 5 passengers
  • Landing at the famous viewpoint of Kala Patthar
  • Breakfast break with views of Mount Everest
  • Domestic airport departure taxes and fees
  • National park fees
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This activity is subject to weather conditions on the day
• If weather is not suitable for flying, the flight may be rescheduled for the following day
• If the flight is cancelled, you can request a refund

From US$ 5,830.35 Per group up to 5