Everest Helicopter Tours is the world best luxury helicopter tour in the highest mountain region. This easy adventure tour is for that visitor who has no time to trek for weeks in trekking and mountains and the opportunity to see around the Everest Mountain region. The Himalayan range in the north has more than 100 peaks that are over 6000 meters, of which 8 summits are among the world’s highest and of course, the only and only Mt. Everest is not to be missed.
Our Everest helicopter tour takes you from Tribhuvan international Airport towards the Everest Region. At first you will be landed at Tengboche where you visit the famous Tengboche Monastery some of the heart touching mountain views. The next destination, you will be landed Everest Base Camp for the surrounding panoramic views of the Himalaya. Another landing Kalapattar is most important sport of the Everest Helicopter Tour. Located at the altitude of 5555 meters Kalapattar offers the incredible views of the magnificent mountain of the Khumbu valley, namely Mt. Everest (8848m), Cho Oyu(8189m), Lhotse (8393m), Ama Dablam (6812m), Pumori (7145m), Makalu (8463 m), Kalapattar (5555 m), Island peak (6185m), Thamserku (6808m), Mera Peak (6461m), Kongde (6011m) and other more than 100 peaks. Although the place reflects the wonderful view of Sunrise and the sunset to the grand mountains. This is the destination where you can experience the heart touching mountain views which make your journey lifetime memorable. Kalapattar is the palace where “world highest cabinet meeting “ was organized by the Nepal government over the 4th December 2009.
Everest Helicopter Tour After a relaxing with photograph and beautiful mountain views in Kalapattar we will be landed our Helicopter in Kongde for the Breakfast. Kongdi is another view point for nonparallel mountain views of Khumbu where world’s highest full service resort “Yeti Mountain Home” is located. Finally we make our breakfast in Yeti Mountain home and back to Kathmandu.
Flying over the top of the world to Sherpaland that located under the shadows of some of the tallest peaks including Mount Everest. Everest helicopter tour is an exciting trip for your lifetime. Not only the helicopter tour your packages include the culture and heritage side of the Kathmandu valley.
7:00 AM : Get up and transfer to the domestic airport by private AC car.
7:30 AM – 11:30 AM : After some legal process you will flyacross to the Everest region. Visit to Kala Patthar (17192 ft/5242m) provides a panoramic vision of the mountains and the mesmerizing Gokyo Lakes. From Kala Patthar (17192 ft/5242m) we get the closest view of Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks. The Kala Patthar plateau is also a historic site as the ‘World’s Highest Cabinet Meeting’ was organized by the Nepalese Government over here on 4th December 2009. Also we view the Khumbu glacier, Gokyo valley and fly over thousands of peaks and high mountain.
After taking in the wonderful sights and capturing the scenes on our camera, we board the waiting chopper and fly towards Kongde where the world’s highest luxury resort “Yeti Mountain Home”, Kongde is located. At 4200 m (13,788 ft), Yeti Mountain Home, Kongde, is among the world’s highest full service Hotels and Resorts. Perched high above the Khumbu valley on a spectacular and serene location, the resort boasts of an unparalleled panoramic view of the principal peaks of the Khumbu including Mt. Everest and Lhotse. After having breakfast at this resort then we fly back to Kathmandu.
11:30 AM – 500.00 PM : After arrival you will start Kathmandu sightseeing.
You will visit:
Pashupatinath Temple (Lord Shiva’s Temple)
Pashupatinath is one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world and lies 5 kms east of the city center. The richly-ornamented pagoda houses the sacred Linga, or phallic symbol, of Lord Shiva. Chronicles indicate the temple’s existence prior to 400 AD. Devotees can be seen taking ritual dips in the holy Bagmati River flowing beside the temple.
Boudhanath Stupa (The world Biggest Stupa)
Later visit Boudhanath, the 2500 years old Buddhist stupa in the Valley built in 5th century with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions keeping an eternal watch over the people and their doings. You will find Buddhist pilgrims from Tibet going round the stupa spinning the prayer wheels.
Swyambhunath Stupa (The Monkey Temple)
Watches over the valley from the top of a hillock on its western side. The huge stupa is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal and its establishment is linked to the creation of the Kathmandu Valley out of a primordial lake. Swoyambhu is also known as Samhengu and the Monkey temple because of the countless monkeys living in the premises.
Kathmandu Durbar Square (Ancient palaces of Malla kings old Kathmandu)
This complex of palaces, courtyards and temples, built between the 12th and 18th centuries, used to be the seat of the ancient Malla kings of Kathmandu. An intriguing piece here is the 17th- century stone inscription set into the wall of the palace with writings in 15 languages. The Durbar Square is the social, religious and urban focal point of the city. There are also three museums inside the palace building.
- All airport / Hotel transfer as per the itinerary.
- Kathmandu sightseeing tour by private vehicle with a Professional tour guide.
- Helicopter charter fee.
- Breakfast at mountain five star “Yeti mountain Home”.
- Welcome and farewell dinner.
- Exclusive Medical Kit Bag.
- All government and local taxes.
COST NOT INCLUDES
- Nepal entry visa; you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos).
- International airfare
- Accommodation and Meals in Kathmandu.
- Travel insurance.
- All Personal expenses (phone call, bar bills, battery recharge, shower heater etc.)
- Temple and monasteries Entry Permit Fees.