Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Landing

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Landing
Quick Informations

Tour Price

USD 1220/person , USD 4800/charter

Location

Everest Region Helicopter Tour , Nepal

Difficulty

Moderate

Max Group Size

Max 5 People(500kg)

Accomodation

No Need

Max-Altitude

5644m.

Best Season

Feb, Mar, April, May, June, Sep, Oct, Nov & Dec

Transportation

Private Vehicle And Helicopter

Guiding Mehtod

Fully Guided

Total Durations

4-5 Hours

Overview

Embark on an extraordinary journey to witness the unparalleled beauty of Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks with our exclusive Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. For those yearning to behold the world's tallest peak up close, this tour offers an unparalleled experience of grandeur and awe.

As a premier provider of Everest helicopter tours, we prioritize comfort, convenience, and safety, ensuring that every traveler, regardless of physical limitations or age, can fulfill their dream of witnessing Everest in all its glory. Departing from Kathmandu, our helicopter tour takes you on a mesmerizing adventure through the heart of the Himalayas, offering breathtaking aerial views of snow-capped peaks, serene valleys, and ancient Sherpa settlements.

Major Highlights:

  • Scenic Flight: Experience the thrill of soaring above Kathmandu city, picturesque villages, dense forests, meandering rivers, and majestic snow-capped mountains. Our helicopter provides the perfect vantage point to capture stunning panoramic views of the Himalayan landscape.
  • Kala Patthar Landing: Touch down at Kala Patthar, a renowned vantage point offering unparalleled vistas of Mount Everest and neighboring peaks. Feel the rush of standing at the foothills of the world's highest mountain and marvel at the sheer magnitude of nature's wonders.
  • Everest Base Camp Overfly: Glide over Everest Base Camp, where courageous mountaineers from around the globe gather in pursuit of their summit dreams. Witness the iconic Khumbu Icefall, a testament to the formidable challenges of scaling Everest, and take in the breathtaking scenery of the surrounding Himalayan peaks.
  • 360° Panoramic Views: Immerse yourself in the majestic beauty of the Himalayas as you enjoy a 360-degree panorama of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, and other towering peaks. Capture mesmerizing photographs of this awe-inspiring landscape, creating memories to last a lifetime.
  • Sagarmatha National Park: Traverse the pristine landscapes of Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its rich biodiversity and stunning natural beauty. Marvel at the rugged terrain, verdant valleys, and cascading glaciers that define this iconic region.
  • Khumbu Icefall: Witness the awe-inspiring Khumbu Icefall, a treacherous yet mesmerizing ice formation that poses a significant challenge to Everest climbers. Admire its towering seracs and intricate crevasses, a testament to the raw power of nature in the world's highest mountains.
  • Gokyo Valley Exploration: Explore the enchanting Gokyo Valley, home to pristine glacial lakes and breathtaking mountain vistas. Discover the unique cultural heritage of the Sherpa people and immerse yourself in the tranquility of this remote Himalayan paradise.

Unveiling the Majesty: Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour - Comprehensive Details

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure with our exclusive Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, designed to offer unparalleled access to the majestic Himalayas and the iconic Mount Everest. This comprehensive tour combines the thrill of helicopter flight with the awe-inspiring beauty of the Everest region, providing travelers with an unforgettable experience of a lifetime.

Our Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour begins with a morning departure from Kathmandu, where guests are transported to the domestic airport for check-in and a pre-flight briefing. From there, guests board a comfortable helicopter and embark on a scenic flight to Lukla, the gateway to the Everest region.

Upon arrival in Lukla, the helicopter undergoes refueling while guests enjoy a brief stop to stretch their legs and take in the mountainous surroundings. The journey then continues towards Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar, offering mesmerizing aerial views of the Khumbu Valley, towering Himalayan peaks, and the dramatic landscape of the Everest region.

Guests have the option to choose between two tour options:

1. Flyover Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp: Guests can enjoy a thrilling flyover of Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp, capturing breathtaking vistas of the world's highest mountain from the air. This immersive experience offers panoramic views of snow-capped peaks, including Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Pumori, and more.

2. Landing at Kala Patthar: For those seeking a more intimate experience, guests can opt for a landing at Kala Patthar, where they have the opportunity to step foot on this iconic vantage point. With only two passengers per helicopter allowed to land, guests can soak in the unparalleled views of Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayas, capturing unforgettable moments against the backdrop of the world's tallest peak.

Afterwards, the tour continues to Syangboche, where guests indulge in a delicious breakfast at the world's highest hotel, the Everest View Hotel. Surrounded by panoramic views of Everest, Ama Dablam, and other Himalayan peaks, guests savor their meal amidst the serene ambiance of the Himalayas.

Following breakfast, the journey retraces its path back to Lukla for refueling before the final leg of the tour, returning to Kathmandu. Guests bid farewell to the Everest region as they soar through the sky, cherishing the memories of their adventure and the awe-inspiring beauty of the Himalayas.

Tour Highlights:

  • Scenic flight over Kathmandu Valley and the Himalayas
  • Aerial views of Sherpa settlements, glacial rivers, and terraced fields
  • Close-up views of Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Lhotse, and Nuptse
  • Spectacular vistas of Everest Base Camp, Khumbu Icefall, and Khumbu Glacier
  • Landing at Kala Patthar for an intimate experience of the world's tallest peak
  • Breakfast at the Everest View Hotel, surrounded by panoramic Himalayan views
  • Professional pilot and experienced crew ensuring safety and comfort throughout the tour

Join us for an unforgettable journey to the roof of the world and discover the unparalleled beauty of Mount Everest with our Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour.

Our Experience

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Outline Itinerary

5:30 AM - 6:30 AM: Hotel Pick-up and Transfer to Domestic Airport

6:30 AM - 7:00 AM: Check-in and Briefing at Domestic Airport

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM: Fly to Lukla (2,846 m)

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM: Refueling and Weather Check in Lukla

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM: Fly to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM: Landing or Flyover at Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM: Fly to Syangboche

9:00 AM - 9:40 AM: Breakfast at Syangboche (Everest View Hotel)

9:40 AM - 10:10 AM: Fly to Lukla and Refuel for 15 Minutes

10:10 AM - 11:00 AM: Return Flight to Kathmandu

4-5 Hours No Accommodation for 1 Day Tour

5:30 AM - 6:30 AM: Hotel Pick-up and Transfer to Domestic Airport

Begin your day with convenience as our private vehicle picks you up from your hotel in Kathmandu. Relax and enjoy a comfortable journey to the domestic airport, where your Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour adventure awaits.

6:30 AM - 7:00 AM: Check-in and Briefing

Upon arrival at the domestic terminal, complete the check-in process and attend a comprehensive pre-flight briefing. Our experienced team will provide essential information about the tour, safety procedures, and highlights to ensure you have a memorable and safe experience. After the briefing, you'll be escorted to the helicopter for boarding.

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM: Fly to Lukla (2,846 m)

Board our comfortable helicopter for a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, the gateway to the Everest region. Marvel at the breathtaking views as you soar above the sprawling Kathmandu Valley, lush green hills, and terraced farmland. Keep your camera ready to capture glimpses of Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, and Jugal Himal on clear days. As you approach Lukla, witness the iconic Tenzing-Hillary Airport, a testament to human ingenuity in the face of challenging terrain.

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM: Refueling and Weather Check

Upon landing in Lukla, the helicopter will undergo refueling while our pilot assesses weather conditions to ensure a safe flight ahead. Take this opportunity to stretch your legs and soak in the mountainous surroundings, preparing for the next leg of your journey.

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM: Fly to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar

Resume your helicopter journey, departing from Lukla and flying towards Everest Base Camp. As you ascend, immerse yourself in the rugged beauty of the Khumbu Valley, flanked by towering mountains and dotted with Sherpa settlements. Follow the meandering Dudh Koshi River and marvel at close-up views of Himalayan peaks like Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Lhotse, and Nuptse. Approach Everest Base Camp and witness the awe-inspiring Khumbu Icefall and Khumbu Glacier, capturing unforgettable moments from the air.

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM: Landing or Flyover at Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp

Option 1: Flyover Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp. Experience the thrill of a flyover to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar, where you'll witness the world's highest mountain up close from the air. Capture breathtaking vistas of snow-capped peaks, including Ama Dablam, Thamserku, and Pumori, creating unforgettable memories against the backdrop of the Himalayas.

Option 2: Landing at Kala Patthar. For an intimate experience, land at Kala Patthar, where you'll have the opportunity to step foot on this iconic vantage point. With only two passengers per helicopter allowed to land, soak in unparalleled views of Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayas, capturing unforgettable moments at the roof of the world.

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM: Fly to Syangboche

Resume your helicopter journey and head towards Syangboche, home to the world's highest airstrip near the Everest View Hotel. Enjoy scenic landscapes and appreciate the unique geography of the Khumbu region as you soar through the Himalayan skies.

9:00 AM - 9:40 AM: Breakfast at Syangboche (Everest View Hotel)

Upon landing at Syangboche, indulge in a delicious breakfast at the Everest View Hotel, surrounded by panoramic views of Everest, Ama Dablam, and other Himalayan peaks. Savor your meal amidst the serene ambiance of the Himalayas, creating unforgettable memories of your Everest adventure.

9:40 AM - 10:10 AM: Fly to Lukla and Refuel for 15 Minutes

Depart from Syangboche and enjoy another scenic flight back to Lukla. Capture stunning aerial photographs and relish the natural beauty of the region as you journey through the Himalayas. Take a 15-minute break for refueling in Lukla before continuing your adventure.

10:10 AM - 11:00 AM: Return Flight to Kathmandu

Bid farewell to Lukla as you board the helicopter for your return flight to Kathmandu. Cherish the memories of your Everest Base Camp adventure and enjoy final glimpses of the awe-inspiring Himalayas as you soar through the sky.

MEALS
Breakfast at Hotel Everest View

Cost Information

Exploring Everest, Tailored to Your Preferences

Experience the wonder of the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with our flexible pricing options designed to accommodate different preferences and group sizes. Whether you prefer the camaraderie of a group tour or the exclusivity of a private charter with a landing at Kala Patthar, we have options to suit your needs.

Group Sharing Cost: Overfly EBC Helicopter Tour (No Landing at Kala Patthar)

Enjoy the thrill of a group adventure with our Overfly EBC Helicopter Tour, offering panoramic views of Everest Base Camp and surrounding peaks from the air. Join fellow travelers and embark on an unforgettable journey through the Himalayas.

Group Size Cost per Person
1 pax US$1250
2 pax US$1220
3 pax US$1175
4 pax US$1150
5 pax US$1100

Private Charter with Landing at Kala Patthar Cost

For those seeking a more intimate and personalized experience, our Private Charter option includes a landing at Kala Patthar, allowing you to step foot on this iconic vantage point and soak in unparalleled views of Mount Everest.

Group Size Cost
1-2 pax US$4800
3-4 pax US$6800
5 pax US$7800

Cost Includes:

  • Helicopter tour as per selected itinerary
  • Professional pilot and crew
  • Airport transfers (domestic terminal)
  • Pre-flight briefing
  • Fuel charges
  • Breakfast at Syangboche (for both group sharing and private charter options)

Cost Excludes:

  • Personal expenses
  • Additional meals and drinks
  • Gratuities for pilot and crew

Join us for an unforgettable adventure to the roof of the world, where every moment is a testament to the majesty and magnificence of the Himalayas. Choose the option that suits you best and embark on a journey of a lifetime with our Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour.

Tour Information

Suggested Things to Carry During the Tour

  • Camera: Capture the breathtaking vistas of Mount Everest and the Himalayas.
  • Warm Clothing: Layer up for varying temperatures and high altitudes.
  • Sunscreen: Protect your skin from the intense Himalayan sun.
  • Sunglasses: Shield your eyes from glare and UV rays.
  • Comfortable Shoes: Ensure sturdy footwear for any walking or landing activities.
  • Water Bottle: Stay hydrated throughout the journey.
  • Snacks: Pack light snacks to keep energy levels up during the tour.
  • Personal Medications: Bring any necessary medications or altitude sickness remedies.
  • Cash: Carry some local currency for souvenirs or additional expenses.
  • Identification: Have your passport or identification handy for airport procedures.

Why Book Everest  Helicopter Tour with Easy Helicopter Nepal?

Booking an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Easy Helicopter Nepal offers several advantages and reasons to choose their services:

Convenience: Easy Helicopter Nepal provides a hassle-free experience by offering a helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp. This allows you to witness the stunning beauty of the Himalayas and reach Everest Base Camp without the need for long and arduous treks.

Time-saving: The helicopter tour saves you time compared to traditional trekking routes that can take weeks to complete. With Easy Helicopter Nepal, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Everest region in just a few hours.

Safety: Easy Helicopter Nepal prioritizes safety and maintains high standards of safety throughout the journey. Their experienced pilots are well-trained and ensure a secure and comfortable flight.

Spectacular views: The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour offers unparalleled aerial views of the Himalayan mountain range, including the majestic Mount Everest. You can capture incredible photographs and take in the awe-inspiring scenery from a unique vantage point.

Flexibility: Easy Helicopter Nepal provides flexible departure options, allowing you to choose a convenient time for your tour. This flexibility accommodates your schedule and ensures a personalized experience.

Expert commentary: During the helicopter tour, you will receive expert commentary from the pilot, providing insights into the mountains, glaciers, and landmarks you pass along the way. It enhances your understanding and appreciation of the region's natural beauty.

Bucket list experience: Visiting Everest Base Camp is a dream for many adventurers and nature enthusiasts. Easy Helicopter Nepal offers an opportunity to fulfill this dream in a shorter timeframe, making it accessible for those with time constraints or physical limitations.

Comfort and luxury: Easy Helicopter Nepal provides comfortable and well-equipped helicopters for their tours. You can enjoy a luxurious and comfortable journey, taking in the breathtaking landscapes of the Everest region.

Customization: Easy Helicopter Nepal allows some customization options, such as combining the Everest Base Camp tour with other nearby attractions or including additional services like breakfast at a high-altitude location.

Why helicopter generally do not land directly at Everest Base Camp?

Helicopters generally do not land directly at Everest Base Camp (EBC) because Everest Base Camp serves as a temporary home for mountaineers during their expeditions. It can get crowded with tents, climbers, and support teams, leaving limited space for helicopter landings. Prioritizing the use of helicopters for critical rescue operations and supply missions helps maintain order and safety at Everest Base Camp.  The terrain around Everest Base Camp is rugged and uneven, with rocky moraines and unstable surfaces.

Finding suitable landing spots for helicopters in this challenging terrain is quite challenging. The lack of flat, stable landing areas makes it impractical for helicopters to land directly at EBC. The Everest region is an environmentally sensitive area, and helicopter landings can have a significant impact on the fragile ecosystem. The Nepalese government and local authorities have implemented strict regulations to protect the environment and preserve the natural beauty of the region. Limiting helicopter landings at EBC helps minimize the environmental impact and maintain the pristine nature of the area.

Instead, The most common landing site for Everest Base Camp helicopter tours is a location known as Syangboche, Pheriche, and Kala Patthar. Landing at here would provide you with an incredibly close and unobstructed view of Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world. You'll witness the stunning 360-degree panoramic view of the Himalayan mountain range.

Mount Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour  in Nepal - Travel Advice & Safety Measures

When embarking on a Mount Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour in Nepal, it's essential to prioritize travel advice and safety measures to ensure a smooth and secure experience. Here are some important tips to consider:

Weather conditions: Weather plays a significant role in helicopter flights in the Himalayas. The region can experience unpredictable weather patterns, particularly around the Everest region. Stay updated on weather forecasts and be prepared for possible flight delays or rescheduling due to adverse conditions.

Acclimatization: It's crucial to acclimatize properly to the high altitude before undertaking any activities in the Everest region. The helicopter tour itself should not pose significant altitude-related risks, but if you plan to trek or spend time at Everest Base Camp, ensure you have allowed for sufficient acclimatization days before the tour.

Health considerations: Prior to the tour, consult with your healthcare professional to ensure you are physically fit for the journey. Discuss any pre-existing medical conditions and receive appropriate advice on altitude sickness prevention, necessary medications, and vaccinations.

Safety briefing: Pay close attention to the safety briefing provided by the tour operator before boarding the helicopter. Familiarize yourself with the emergency procedures, including the use of oxygen masks, seat belts, and communication systems.

Dress appropriately: Dress in layers and wear warm clothing as temperatures can be cold, especially at higher altitudes. Additionally, wear comfortable footwear suitable for walking on uneven terrain if you plan to land at Everest Base Camp.

Respect local culture and environment: While flying over villages and landing at Everest Base Camp, respect the local culture, customs, and natural surroundings. Follow guidelines provided by your tour operator and avoid any actions that may harm the environment or offend the local community.

Stay hydrated and carry snacks: It's important to stay hydrated at high altitudes, so carry a water bottle and drink regularly. Additionally, bring some light snacks to keep your energy levels up during the tour.

Insurance: Prior to your trip, make sure you have comprehensive travel insurance that covers helicopter flights and any potential emergencies or medical evacuations.

Follow COVID-19 protocols: Check the latest travel advisories and COVID-19 guidelines in Nepal. Follow all safety protocols, including wearing masks, practicing social distancing, and sanitizing hands regularly.

Remember that safety is paramount, and it's crucial to adhere to the instructions of your tour operator and the helicopter crew at all times. By following these travel advice and safety measures, you can enhance your experience and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Mount Everest in a secure and responsible manner.

Traveller's Reviews

5 Excellent 5 Reviews form Google

Sarah MArgentinaOn 5/2/2023

5 Excellent

Amazing Tour

Taking The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Easy Helicopters Nepal Was An Unforgettable Experience. From The Moment We Lifted Off, We Were Treated To Breathtaking Views Of The Himalayas And The Iconic Mount Everest. The Pilot Was Knowledgeable And Provided Interesting Insights About The Region Throughout The Tour. The Landing At Everest Base Camp Was A Surreal Moment, Allowing Us To Soak In The Beauty And Grandeur Of The Surrounding Peaks. The Entire Journey Was Well-organized, And The Team At Easy Helicopters Nepal Ensured Our Safety And Comfort. It Was Truly An Once-in-a-lifetime Adventure That I Would Highly Recommend To Anyone Seeking An Incredible Aerial Perspective Of The Everest Region.

Mark SUSAOn 4/2/2022

5 Excellent

I Just Enjoyed

"Wow! The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Easy Helicopters Nepal Exceeded All My Expectations. The Views From The Helicopter Were Simply Awe-inspiring, With Panoramic Vistas Of Snow-capped Peaks And Vast Glaciers. The Pilot Skillfully Maneuvered The Helicopter, Giving Us An Up-close Look At The Majestic Mount Everest. The Landing At Everest Base Camp Allowed Us To Experience The Unique Atmosphere Of This Legendary Site. The Team At Easy Helicopters Nepal Was Professional And Attentive, Ensuring A Smooth And Enjoyable Trip. This Tour Is A Must-do For Anyone Who Wants To Witness The Beauty Of The Everest Region From An Extraordinary Perspective."

David JohnsonAustraliaOn 3/20/2022

5 Excellent

Lifetime Experience

"I Can't Recommend The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Easy Helicopters Nepal Enough! It Was A Truly Unforgettable Experience. From The Moment We Took Off, I Was Captivated By The Breathtaking Landscapes Unfolding Beneath Us. The Pilot's Expertise And Commentary Added An Extra Layer Of Excitement And Knowledge To The Journey. The Landing At Everest Base Camp Was The Highlight Of The Tour, Providing A Unique Opportunity To Stand In The Presence Of Such Majestic Mountains. The Team At Easy Helicopters Nepal Was Professional, Friendly, And Ensured Our Safety At All Times. This Tour Is An Absolute Must For Anyone Visiting Nepal And Seeking An Extraordinary Adventure."

Priya SharmaIndiaOn 4/2/2022

5 Excellent

Unforgettable Experience

"The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Easy Helicopters Nepal Was Nothing Short Of Incredible. The Convenience Of Experiencing The Beauty Of The Everest Region From The Air Was Unparalleled. The Helicopter Ride Itself Was Smooth And Comfortable, Offering Spectacular Views Of The Towering Himalayan Peaks. The Landing At Everest Base Camp Was A Humbling Experience, Surrounded By The Towering Giants Of The Himalayas. The Pilot And The Team At Easy Helicopters Nepal Were Attentive And Ensured That Everyone Had A Memorable Journey. If You're Looking For A Unique And Exhilarating Way To Explore The Everest Region, This Helicopter Tour Is An Absolute Must!’’

Anna WilsonAustraliaOn 5/2/2023

5 Excellent

Breathtaking Beauty

"I Had The Privilege Of Joining The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour With Easy Helicopters Nepal, And It Was An Absolute Highlight Of My Nepal Trip. The Aerial Views Of The Himalayas Were Simply Breathtaking, And Seeing Mount Everest Up Close Was A Dream Come True. The Landing At Everest Base Camp Was Surreal, And Being Able To Stand At The Base Of The World's Tallest Peak Was An Experience I Will Cherish Forever. The Team At Easy Helicopters Nepal Was Professional, Friendly, And Ensured That Every Aspect Of The Tour Was Well-organized. This Helicopter Tour Is A Must-do For Adventure Seekers And Nature Enthusiasts Alike. "

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FAQs

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

QWhat is an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour?

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An Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is a scenic flight by helicopter that takes you to the Everest region of Nepal, allowing you to witness the stunning views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest, and potentially land at Everest Base Camp.

QHow long does an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour take?

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The duration of an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour can vary, but it typically takes around 4 to 6 hours. This includes the flight time, landing at Everest Base Camp (if possible), and the return journey.

QCan I land at Everest Base Camp during the helicopter tour?

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Landing at Everest Base Camp is subject to various factors such as weather conditions, flight availability, and permissions. While some helicopter tours offer the opportunity to land at Everest Base Camp, it is not guaranteed. The decision to land depends on the pilot's discretion and safety considerations.

QWhat is the best time of year for an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour?

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The best time to take an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is during the spring (April to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. These months generally have more stable weather, clearer skies, and better visibility, providing optimal conditions for the tour.

QDo I need any permits for an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour?

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Yes, you will need permits to enter the Everest region. The most common permits required are the Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit and the TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) Card. Your tour operator or travel agency can assist you in obtaining these permits.

QHow much does an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour cost?

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The cost of an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour can vary depending on various factors such as the duration of the tour, inclusions (e.g., landing at Everest Base Camp), operator, and services provided. It's best to contact helicopter tour operators or travel agencies to get specific pricing details.

QWhat should I wear and pack for an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour?

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It is recommended to wear layered clothing suitable for cold and changing weather conditions. This includes thermal layers, insulating jackets, waterproof outer shells, trekking pants, warm hats, gloves, and appropriate footwear. Additionally, carry essential items like sunglasses, sunscreen, a water bottle, and a small backpack.

QIs altitude sickness a concern during an Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour?

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While the flight itself doesn't involve extensive altitude gain, some individuals may still experience mild altitude-related symptoms due to the high altitude of the Everest region. It's important to acclimatize properly before the tour, stay hydrated, and follow any advice provided by your tour operator or medical professionals.

QHow high does Helicopter go during mount Everest base camp helicopter tour?

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During a Mount Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, the helicopter can reach altitudes of approximately 5,500 meters (18,045 feet) or higher. The exact altitude will depend on the specific route taken, weather conditions, and the discretion of the pilot. It's important to note that helicopters used for these tours are specially designed to operate at high altitudes and are capable of flying safely in the Everest region. The altitude reached during the tour allows for stunning views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks and gives passengers a unique perspective of the region. However, it's essential to consider that prolonged exposure to high altitudes can have health implications, such as altitude sickness, so it's important to acclimatize properly and follow any guidelines provided by the helicopter tour operator

QWhich one is best, Everest Base Camp or Kala Patthar?

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Both Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar are significant destinations in the Everest region of Nepal, offering different experiences. The choice between Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar depends on your preferences, time constraints, and physical fitness. If you are interested in experiencing the base camp atmosphere, immersing yourself in the mountaineering culture, and getting up close to Mount Everest, then Everest Base Camp is the ideal choice. It provides a sense of achievement and proximity to the world's highest peak. On the other hand, if you are primarily interested in breathtaking panoramic views of the Everest region and want to witness the sunrise over the Himalayas, then Kala Patthar is a great option. It offers one of the best vantage points in the region and provides a stunning view of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks.

QWhich one is better: Kongde Resort or Everest View Hotel?

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Both Kongde Resort and Everest View Hotel are renowned accommodations in the Everest region of Nepal, offering stunning views of the Himalayas. Kongde Resort is a luxury property with comfortable rooms, a restaurant, a bar, and other amenities. It offers a more secluded and exclusive experience due to its location. Everest View Hotel is a well-established property known for its historic significance and stunning views. It provides comfortable rooms, a restaurant, a bar, and various facilities for guests.

QHow long is the total duration of the EBC Helicopter tour?

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The total duration ranges from around 4 to 6 hours. This includes the flight time to and from Everest Base Camp, potential landing time at the base camp

QWhat is the maximum number of people flying in one helicopter?

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The most common helicopters used for Everest Base Camp tours have seating capacities ranging from 4 to 6 passengers, including the pilot.

QIs there WIFI facility at the Everest base camp?

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Yes! There is WIFI facility at Everest Base.

QPrice for Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour With Landing?

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The Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour Price is USD 1000/person and USD 4200/charter.

QHow can I book Everest base camp helicopter tour?

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To Book Everest Base Camp Helicopter from Easy Helicopter Nepal is easy and short process. Visit: our website, Inside the Heli tour category you can find Everest base camp helicopter tour with landing package. Read the tour details, including the itinerary, duration, inclusions, exclusions, and any specific requirements or restrictions, in this page you can find private booking and group joining options, you can either book charter helicopter or join group or you can message us in WhatsApp directly at +977-986021450

QIs there Oxygen cylinder and medical kits in helicopter?

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yes there is oxygen cylinder and medical kits insider helicopter during EBC helicopter tour.

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