Encounter with Everest
Encounter with Everest in Helicopter Trip – Best adventure to explore the base camp of Everest in short time
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“Encounter with Everest Helicopter tour package” is the best for those who have limited time to admire the beauty of Himalayan vistas including mighty Everest, from close almost with in touching distance. Everest Encounter heli tour provides the feast of awesome vistas of snow-capped peaks, glaciated passes, quaint villages and picturesque landscapes. Everest helicopter tour is an adventurous and luxurious way to explore the mountain in Nepal.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour in Nepal begins from Kathmandu airport at around 7 AM. Mountain Helicopter’s representative will escort you to Kathmandu airport from your hotel. We fly north east with an incredible portraits of glistering peaks, lush valleys and small mountain villages. As we approach the wild vicinity of Everest, we get the parallel range of snow-capped mountain – Mt. Makalu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang and Jugal Himal. We also enjoy the views of looming Mount Everest in addition with Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Thamserku, Thyangboche and other peaks.
On our way to Everest Base Camp, you halt at Lukla to refuel which is popular gateway to Everest. We further continue our heli trip to Everest enjoying the commanding view of tallest mountains in the world. We stop at Everest view hotle (Syangboche) for breakfast and Pheriche helipad before making final flight to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar helipad. As safety is our major concern, we provide Oxygen Cylinder to each our guests for proper safety backup as we are flying over 5,000m. Landing at base camp (5,364m) next to Everest might invite altitude problems to many without oxygen. We land at Kalapatthar helipad with proper team of medical expert and enjoy the magical photographic moments of Himalayan vistas.
Mountain Helicopter’s “Encounter with Everest helicopter tour” can be customized as per the needs of individuals or groups of friends and family. We have been operating Himalayan helicopter trip in Nepal covering the visit to the all base camp of 8,000m+ peaks.
Encounter Everest Helicopter Tour Details
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 hours including ground time in Kalapatthar or EBC, Pheriche and Lukla
Mount Everest helicopter tour cost: USD 1500 per person
Best month: September to December and January to June
Route: Kathmandu – Lukla – Mount Everest Base Camp – Kalapatthar – Syangboche Everest View Hotel (Breakfast) – Lukla – Kathmandu