Everest Base Camp One Day Helicopter Tour

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
At a Glance
Duration1 Days
Trip GradeEasy
Maximum Altitude5416m
Group Size1-5 pax
Travel StyleHeli Tour
Best TimeAll Season

The Everest Himalayas have been at the center of many trips in Nepal. As such, many of the trips are lengthy and difficult treks. However, with the Nepal Everest Base Camp One Day Heli Tour by Trekking Guide Team Adventure Pvt. Ltd., you can easily rejoice in the divine beauty of the mountains.

Thus, our helicopter tour is a short yet classy way of exploring the Himalayas in the Everest region. The Nepal Everest Base Camp One Day Heli Tour takes you to some of the highest peaks in the world. All in all, these tours are the best way to travel and enjoy the Himalayas in a short span of time.

Trip Highlights:

  • Scenic views of the mountains in Everest range including the Mt. Everest (8848.86m)
  • Sights of the Khumbu Icefall and Glacier
  • Aerial views of the Sagarmatha National Park
  • Breakfast at the Everest View Hotel in the companion of the Mt. Everest (8848.86m)

Overview of Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour:

On the one day Everest Heli tour with Trekking Guide Team Adventure Pvt. Ltd., you begin the trip from Kathmandu. Shortly, a scenic flight with the views of Jugal and Langtang ranges takes you to Lukla. Here, you stop to refuel the helicopter.

Then, the trip heads northeast into the Himalayan territory. Mountains like Ama Dablam (6856m) and Thamserku (6623m) keep you company on the ride. Further, you will land at the Everest Base Camp after soaring over the Khumbu Glacier and Icefall.

On the flight, you can also spot the Mt. Everest (8848.86m) along with Nuptse (7861m) and Pumo Ri (7165m). Finally, after reveling in the panorama of the beautiful mountains, you return to Kathmandu. Also, you can choose to breakfast at the Everest View Hotel on the return trip.

About the Trip:

At Trekking Guide Team Adventure Pvt. Ltd., we look to provide the best travel experience to the travelers. Thus, the Nepal Everest Base Camp One Day Heli Tour is best for those with limited time to explore.

Also, children, old and disabled people can also participate in the trip. On the 1 Day Heli tour to Mt. Everest Base Camp, we provide you with experienced guides to inform you.

Everest Base Camp One Day Heli Tour Price:

We make sure that you do not come across any unnecessary discomforts on the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. Moreover, the EBC Heli Tour Cost is USD 5000. However, the prices may vary based upon the preferences of the travelers.

Related Trips:

✔ 7 Days Everest Base Camp Heli Trip | ✔ 10 Days Everest Heli Trip and Trek

Tour PlanExpand All

5:30 AM - 6:30 AM: Departure from your hotel towards Tribhuvan International Airport.

6:30 - 7:00 AM: Preparation and processing to take your scheduled helicopter flight to EBC with a landing.

Your guide will assist you with the check-in process and luggage. Make sure to carry your passport and tickets. After checking in, an airport officer will check your documents and ticket, and you will be ready to fly to Lukla.

7:00 - 8:00 AM: Fly to Lukla (2,845 meters)

Once you complete your airport formalities, you will proceed to fly Lukla. As you begin to fly, you will be welcomed by the fantastic vistas of green hills, and passing through Dolakha village reaches Jiri village. Heli ride continues over the Lamjura-La Pass (3,550 m) covered in thick rhododendron forests.

After 45 minutes, you will land at Lukla with magnificent views of the chains of the Himalayas. Lukla lies at 2,820 meters above sea level. Lukla is famous for Lukla Airport, which has a small runway in the world.

8: 00 - 8:15 AM: Flight Refueling at Lukla Airport

Once you land at Lukla, you will start witnessing the local Sherpa culture and lifestyle. At the airport, you will see many Sherpa guides and porters waiting for their clients. It will take around 15 minutes to refuel the flight.

8: 15 - 8:30 AM: Fly to Kala Patthar (5,450 meters)

After refueling at Lukla Airport, you will fly to Kala Patthar. The inflight commentary will tell you exactly where you are, whether it's the legendary Everest Base Camp or the mighty Khumbu glacier. In the second half of the flight, you will get great views of the mountains such as Everest, Pumori, and Lhotse summit when flying over the Kala Patthar.

8:30 - 8:45 AM: Land and Explore around Kala Patthar (5,450 meters)

This helicopter tour is more than just a flight where you can gawp at the breathtaking landscapes before you. The 3-4 hours Everest Helicopter tour lets you land in the Kalapatthar, where you will indulge in the view of the mighty, majestic peaks of the Khumbu region of Nepal. Fifteen minutes on the ground may not sound like a lot, but it's far enough to find out splendid views of the scenic mountain beauty.

8:45 - 9:00 AM: Fly to Syangboche (Everest View Hotel) (3,950 meters)

Throughout this mountain flight, you will be accompanied by a guide who will tell you all you need to know about the sites you have a bird's eye view of as the vibrant colors of a sunrise in paradise merge into one. This short flight is bound to arouse your appetite for another helicopter tour.

After enjoying the magical moments at Kala Patthar, you will fly to the world's highest-situated hotel, Everest View Hotel, for a hearty breakfast. The flight offers marvelous views of Khumbu Glacier, Gorak Shep, monasteries, Chortens, and snow-clad peaks of the Everest region.

9:00 - 9:30 AM: Breakfast Time at Everest View Hotel

Syangboche is well-known for Everest View Hotel, famous for getting Mt. Everest’s view from every corner. It is an ideal place to get the mesmerizing scene of snow-capped peaks in luxury. You will have a hearty filling breakfast at Everest view hotel with a splendid Everest view.

9:30 - 10:00 AM: Fly to Lukla and Refuel

After having an excellent breakfast in the hotel, you will fly back to the Lukla with the astonishing views of the Himalayas. There is nothing more exciting than a clear bird's eye view of the Himalayas up close. Once again, the flight will land at Lukla for 15 minutes for refueling and fly back to Kathmandu.

10:00 - 11:00 AM: Fly back to Kathmandu

Finally, before heading back to Kathmandu, you will see the full range of the Everest region's landscapes' diversity as you look down on the Namche Bazaar, Lukla, and Phakding. After this exhilarating flight, you will be taken back to your hotel in comfortable, private transport.

Route Map
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour - 1 Day
Cost Details
  • Pickup and drop at hotel.
  • One skilled English speaking guide.
  • Your breakfast at Everest view point hotel.
  • Airport tax.
  • National park entrance fee.
  • All that are not mentioned in the cost includes
Add-ons & Options
  • Cost Details: The cost for solo travelers is USD 5000. If you have a partner, the cost is USD 1300 per person based on sharing.
  • Kathmandu Accommodation: If you want Kathmandu Accommodation please mail us at [email protected] It is available by adding extra cost.
  • Extra Programs: If you want extra programs like 2 nights/ 3 days Chitwan  Jungle safari package, 1-day River Rafting and 1 day hiking in Kathmandu valley Please contact us on What's App 977-9851229400. It is available by adding extra cost. We will organize it as per your wish and requirement. 
Additional Info
  • Cost Details: The cost for solo travelers is USD 5000. If you have a partner, the cost is USD 1300  per person based on sharing.

  • Things you need to prepare:

✔ Warm wind proof jackets and warm clothing.

✔ Goggles and sunglasses that provide 100 % UV rays protection.

✔ Sun Screen Cream 20 or higher protection.

✔ Camera, External storage memory for your camera.

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