Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Everest base camp helicopter tour with landing is most exciting & thrilling lifetime experience with front face of Mt. Everest in a day.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is also known as Everest helicopter tour in Nepal, where you are taken to see Mt. Everest, gives you a quick look at the Everest region finally allowed you to land on Everest Base Camp (EBC) or Kalapathar. The best viewpoint of Mt. Everest is so far the best Areal tour in the world.

Trip Highlights: 

  • Landing at Lukla Airport is quite another experience. The airport, built by Sir Edmund Hillary in the by gone days, is hemmed in by hills and mountains. Lukla is Sherpa territory, yet it is crowded by trekkers in thousands, on their way to Everest country.
  • Thrilling helicopter tour to Everest Base camp.
  • Helicopter Land and stop for Breakfast in Everest View Hotel
  • Short Landing in Kalapather, which is best viewpoint of Mt. Everest, Khumbu glacier of Nepal's North East Himalaya region and more.
  • Great views of famous peaks such as Ama Dablam, Lhotse and many more.
  • Stunning landscapes, Icefalls, and glaciers.
  • Beautiful villages and valleys.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour start in Kathmandu, flying east from Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp towards the beautiful Sherpa village and gateway to Everest, Lukla. After fueling in Lukla, the flight starts flying towards Everest Base Camp / Kalapathar. The Everest base camp helicopter flight goes over the Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu glacier to reach the Base camp of Mount Everest.

The ultimate Mount Everest base camp helicopter tour give you some of the best mountain views and sceneries. You will be given a maximum of 5-10 minutes of landing time at Everest Base Camp with Kalapatther Landing due to the altitude threat. And then on the way back, you will be given 20-40 minutes at Syangboche (Hotel Everest view) to take tea/coffee or Breakfast in option. Syangboche has excellent views of Mt. Everest and its ranges. Further, you can fly back to Lukla for fueling and then in Kathmandu to end your lifetime Experience of Everest Base Camp tour by helicopter.

5 passenger 1 captain is maximum (500kg weight) for Everest base camp helicopter tour with landing - based on body weight.  If we have 4-5 peoples, we must run 2 shuttle flights from Pheriche or Everest view hotel by spiting bodyweight 250kg on average.

Everest base camp helicopter flight with landing is the most exciting and thrilling lifetime flight experience Heli tour in Nepal with the front face of Mount Everest and the other Himalayas from Kalapatthar top with the best cost guaranteed gives you unique chance to enjoy with Mount Everest Tour by Helicopter.

Everest base camp helicopter tour itinerary with a landing at Kalapathar and Everest View Hotel.

Approx. 4 hours flight from Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp, Private charter flight or sharing small group to minimize the Everest base camp helicopter tour cost.

Phase 1: Transfer from your hotel to Kathmandu Airport / Helipad.
Phase 2: Check-in at Helicopter counter (please bring passport copy)
Phase 3: Flight to Lukla airport by Helicopter. Fueling at Lukla.
Phase 4: Flight towards Khumbu and Everest Base camp via river Dudhkoshi. Overfly the Everest Base Camp & Land at Kalapather (5400m.) for photos and video.
Phase 5: Flight to Shangboche hill view-point - Mt. Everest View Hotel  & have Tea/Coffee or optional Breakfast with views of mountains.
Phase 6: Ride back to Kathmandu or may stop at Lukla for fueling,
Phase 7: Arrival at Kathmandu domestic airport, Drive to your Hotel.

Note: Flight will operate early in the morning at 6:30. However, it’s depended on weather. Due to the weather and air traffic time may changes that we will let you know one day before or same day few hours before to take the flight. The mention cost US$ 999 is for sharing basis on 5 peoples. If you are planning to take the flight on private that you can contact us.

​Clothes and preparation for flight

Once you get there, it will be sunshine on Everest most of the time but in case if it's cloudy, it will cold. You only need the following things on the flight.

  • Windproof down jacket
  • Trouser and Sun Hat
  • Sun lotion & Sunglass
  • A bottle of water and toilet paper
  • Camera and mobile phone
  • Your passport or passport copy
  • Flight Route to Everest Base Camp

Cost Include

  • Transportation from/to airport.
  • 4 hour Helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp, Kalapatthar and Everest View landing on share basis.
  • Airort taxes
  • An experienced Guide who will able to explain of all peaks and cultures of Sherpa People (If Asked)

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal Visa, International airfare, personal travel and medical insurance.
  • Expenses of personal nature and Breakfast in Kathmandu and Everest view hotel, gratitude (tips), hard/soft drinks throughout the day trip.
  • Everest National Park fees NPR 3000. or USD 30 each.
  • Price of personal Gears, Down jackets and others.  



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Trip Duration
4 hours

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