Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

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About Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour-1 Day

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour in Nepal is one of the amazing and remarkable adventure trips to explore the front eyes view of Mount Everest with Helicopter just in 1 (One) day. We offer Everest base camp helicopter flight landing tour with cost relevant from Kathmandu to EBC in daily departure basis. Visiting the Everest Base Camp in long time period might be somewhere exhausting, so we have planned an Everest Base Camp Helicopter flight landing tour which will take you close to the most precious jewel of Nepal, Mount Everest and Mount Everest Base Camp.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour takes you to the extreme heights of Everest View Hotel, Kalapathar (the vantage point) and flight to base camp Everest. You can have the most beautiful views of mountains, cascades, green hills, settlements, farm villages, etc. from the sky with this helicopter tour. It is the best and easy trip for having a Helicopter view of Mount Everest standing at the height of 8848m (29,029ft.) filled with the snowy environment and blossoming epic flowers. Mount Everest Helicopter tour will make your life filled with extra zest and joy after you step your foot to the Everest Base Camp or Kala Pathar.

Cost Details

1 – 4 Person: USD 1200 per person (Sharing)

Private Helicopter – Up to 3 people: USD 4,999

Private Helicopter – Up to 5 people: USD 5,495 (USD 1099 per person)

(For Group rates and discounts please contact us at – Direct Call: +977- 9841032737/ 9841179335 and Whatsapp: +977-9841032737/ 9841179335


  • 100 % Full Refund guarantee if no flight made due to bad weather
  • No Hidden Charge
  • Inclusive with Helicopter Fuel Surcharge
  • Easy and secured Online Booking system
  • Full Packages trip with Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Mesmerizing 360o panoramic view of Himalayan ranges like Mount Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Amadablam, Nuptse, Gauri Shankar, and many more
  • Flight over beautiful natural topography
  • Eyeshot of amazing Alpine regions and Gokyo Valley Region covering different Gokyo Lakes
  • Outstanding Himalayan glacier range of Khumbu region

At Real Journey Nepal, we take immense pride in presenting the most sought-after aerial expedition to the heart of the Himalayas: the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. Our dedication to excellence remains steadfast and is evident in every meticulously planned tour we conduct. Crafted with precision and a profound understanding of our clients’ preferences, our helicopter journeys stand out, both literally and figuratively. Having served numerous adventurers from across the globe, we’ve garnered invaluable insights and commendations, establishing ourselves as the top choice in numerous Everest helicopter tour reviews. From the initial take-off in Kathmandu to the awe-inspiring Everest Base Camp helicopter landing, each moment is carefully curated to ensure unparalleled experiences. Our experienced pilots, equipped with extensive knowledge of the Himalayan terrain, along with our cutting-edge helicopters, prioritize safety while maximizing the breathtaking vistas on offer. As we soar over the world’s highest peaks and pristine valleys, we don’t just offer a tour but an experience that etches the grandeur of Everest onto the hearts of our guests. Opting for Real Journey Nepal means selecting the epitome of luxury, safety, and sheer awe in the realm of Everest heli tours. Join us, and let’s embark on a journey that transcends the ordinary.


05:40 AM: Transport to Kathmandu Airport Helipad
Embark on your extraordinary Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with a seamless transfer from your hotel to the Kathmandu Airport Helipad. Scheduled for 05:40 AM, this transfer ensures a timely start to your aerial adventure. Situated at an elevation of 1,300 meters, Kathmandu provides an ideal launch point for your Himalayan journey. As you head to the helipad, anticipation builds, setting the stage for the breathtaking vistas that await. With Real Journey Nepal overseeing every detail, you can trust in a punctual and smooth commencement to your once-in-a-lifetime expedition.

06:20 AM: Check-in at the Helicopter Counter
By 06:20 AM, as the first light of dawn illuminates the sky, the crucial check-in at the Helicopter counter commences. A vital step in the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, this process ensures all formalities are in order for your aerial journey. Remember to carry a copy of your passport for verification. With Real Journey Nepal guiding your expedition, each moment is streamlined, ensuring that even the check-in process becomes a memorable part of your Himalayan adventure. As you complete this step, excitement escalates, bringing you one step closer to the awe-inspiring landscapes of Everest.

06:40 AM: Helicopter Flight to Lukla Airport
At 06:40 AM, as Kathmandu stirs to life, your exhilarating flight to Lukla airport begins. Boarding the helicopter, the hum of the rotors and the gentle lift-off mark the true initiation of your Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. Lukla, often termed the 'Gateway to Everest', is not just another airport; it's a runway perched amid the Himalayan giants. As you soar towards Lukla, the urban landscape of Kathmandu fades, replaced by the undulating terrains of the Himalayas. Entrusting your journey with Real Journey Nepal ensures a mesmerizing and safe flight, preparing you for the adventures that lie ahead in the heart of the Khumbu region.

07:45 AM: Unloading Return Fuel at Lukla Airport
By 07:45 AM, the helicopter touches down at the iconic Lukla airport, and it's time for an essential task - the unloading of return fuel. Ensuring the helicopter's readiness for the return journey, this process, taking a mere 10-12 minutes, underscores the meticulous planning and attention to detail that defines every Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour undertaken by Real Journey Nepal. While it might seem like a brief pause, it's these intricate preparations that guarantee the smooth operation of the tour, allowing passengers to immerse themselves fully in the awe-inspiring Himalayan panorama without any logistical concerns.

08:00 AM: Flight Towards Khumbu and Everest Base Camp
By 08:00 AM, with the fueling tasks efficiently completed, the helicopter takes to the skies again, this time setting course for the heart of the majestic Khumbu region. As you journey towards the iconic Everest Base Camp, the landscape transforms. Beneath you, the glistening ribbon of the Dudh-Kosi river weaves its way through the valleys, its milky waters a testament to the glacial origins of this Himalayan river. The sight of terraced fields, ancient monasteries, and remote Sherpa villages adds depth to the journey, even as the towering peaks of the Himalayas beckon in the distance. With Real Journey Nepal piloting this leg of the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, passengers are assured of a breathtaking and secure flight, one that brings them face-to-face with the grandeur of Everest and its surrounding wonders.

08:30 AM: Helicopter Overfly of Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar
Come 08:30 AM, the pinnacle moment of the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour arrives. As the helicopter gracefully arcs over the iconic Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar, passengers are thrust into an awe-inspiring world. Hovering at an impressive altitude of 5,250 meters (17,225 feet), the vastness of the Himalayas unfurls beneath you. The Base Camp, with its colorful cluster of tents, stands as a symbol of human spirit and determination. Nearby, the prominence of Kala Patthar offers unparalleled vistas of the Everest massif. Travelers are encouraged to capture this moment, with photos and videos that will serve as mementos of a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience. Orchestrated by Real Journey Nepal, this overfly is not just a visual treat; it's an emotional journey that resonates deep within, celebrating the majesty and mystery of the Himalayas.

08:50 AM: Flight to Syangboche Hill and Mt. Everest View Hotel
At 08:45 AM, the journey continues as the helicopter veers towards the famed Syangboche hill viewpoint. Elevated at 3,880 meters (12,000 feet), Syangboche offers a tranquil respite from the adrenaline-charged overfly of Everest Base Camp. But it's not just the serene ambiance that captures the heart. The renowned Mt. Everest View Hotel awaits here, boasting of its title as one of the highest-placed hotels in the world. As the helicopter lands, passengers are treated to breathtaking vistas of the Everest massif, with the peaks casting their imposing shadows over the landscape. Within the hotel, options for a delightful breakfast and refreshing beverages beckon, letting travelers savor a meal with the Himalayas as the backdrop. This segment of the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, curated by Real Journey Nepal, seamlessly blends adventure with luxury, offering an experience that's both exhilarating and comforting.

09:50 AM: Return Flight to Kathmandu with a Potential Lukla Stop
By 09:50 AM, as the impressions of the mighty Himalayas remain etched in memory, the journey begins its descent back to the bustling city of Kathmandu. The landscape swiftly transitions, from the icy grandeur of the mountains to the verdant valleys and terraced farmlands of the lower regions. The helicopter, guided by the expert hands of Real Journey Nepal, might make a brief touchdown at Lukla for refueling, a testament to the meticulous planning and safety protocols that the tour emphasizes. This pitstop offers passengers another fleeting glimpse of this gateway to Everest, a town that buzzes with trekkers and mountaineers. As the journey culminates in Kathmandu, passengers disembark with not just memories, but stories of a realm where the earth meets the sky, all experienced within the span of a few hours.

11:40 AM: Arrival at Kathmandu Domestic Airport
By 11:40 AM, the epic Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour orchestrated by Real Journey Nepal draws to its conclusion as the helicopter gracefully touches down at the Kathmandu domestic airport. The contrasting ambiance is palpable – from the pristine serenity of the Himalayas to the lively hustle and bustle of Nepal's capital. As passengers disembark, they carry with them the indelible imprints of a world seen from the skies – snow-clad peaks, winding rivers, and ancient monasteries, all witnessed from a vantage point like no other. The return to Kathmandu signifies not just the end of a journey, but the beginning of countless stories, memories, and reflections, all centered

Note: Variable Timing Due to Weather and Air Traffic
When embarking on the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Luxury Holidays Nepal, travelers should be aware that the timing of flights can be subject to change. The Himalayan region, known for its majestic beauty, also possesses unpredictable weather patterns. Safety is paramount, and to ensure this, flights might be rescheduled or delayed based on current weather conditions. Furthermore, air traffic, especially around busy hubs like Kathmandu, can influence departure and arrival times. While Luxury Holidays Nepal prides itself on meticulous planning and punctuality, these alterations are made with passengers' safety and best interests in mind, ensuring a memorable and secure journey through the heart of the Himalayas.

Cost Includes

  • HELICOPTER FLIGHT: A comprehensive aerial journey covering major landmarks, including the flyover of Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar.
  • PROFESSIONAL PILOT: An experienced pilot well-versed in high-altitude flying providing informative commentary throughout the journey.
  • LANDING AT SYANGBOCHE: A brief stopover at Syangboche Hill view-point offers an opportunity to step out, breathe in the crisp mountain air, and possibly enjoy breakfast and refreshments at the Mt. Everest View Hotel.
  • GUARANTEED WINDOW SEAT: Ensuring each passenger gets unobstructed views and the best photography opportunities.
  • SAFETY BRIEFING: Comprehensive pre-flight safety instructions to ensure a secure experience for all passengers.
  • KATHMANDU TRANSFERS: Efficient transfers to and from the hotel in Kathmandu to the airport helipad.
  • HIGH-ALTITUDE EXPERIENCE: An opportunity to experience the thrill of flying at elevations reaching up to 5,250 meters/17,225 feet.
  • EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT AND FIRST AID: Equipped helicopters with necessary emergency equipment and a first aid kit for added safety.
  • ECO-FRIENDLY APPROACH: Ensuring minimal environmental impact through eco-conscious flying practices.
  • FUEL COSTS: Inclusive of all fuel charges, including any necessary refueling stops.
  • TAXES AND SERVICE CHARGES: All government taxes, airport fees, and service charges are covered.

Cost Excludes

  • PERSONAL TRAVEL INSURANCE: Passengers are advised to arrange their own comprehensive travel and medical insurance.
  • MEALS AND BEVERAGES: Unless specified, meals, beverages, and personal snacks are not covered in the package.
  • NATIONAL PARK ENTRY PERMIT: Everest National Park fees and Airport tax - must be in Cash
  • PERSONAL EXPENSES: Any expenses of a personal nature, such as souvenirs, tips, and additional activities, are not included.
  • ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES: Costs related to supplementary excursions or activities outside the scheduled itinerary.
  • EMERGENCY EVACUATION COSTS: Any expenses arising from unforeseen emergencies that necessitate evacuation or medical treatments outside the package provisions.
  • ACCOMMODATION IN KATHMANDU: Unless mentioned, hotel stays or any other accommodation in Kathmandu are excluded.
  • UNFORESEEN COSTS: Any expenses arising from unpredictable situations such as flight delays, cancellations, or extended stays due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
  • PERSONAL EQUIPMENT: Expenses for personal trekking or adventure gear, clothing, or equipment.
  • TIPPING: Gratuities for pilots, guides, and other service providers are not mandatory and are excluded.
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