Everest Helicopter tours are an interesting option to experience Nepal because of its diverse geography. Even in the present, Nepal continues to have some of the most remote areas that can only be reached by air, which is made possible by helicopter ride. Perhaps the best way to explore the stunning Himalayas quickly is to take helicopter tours in Nepal.

One of the most widely visited destinations in Nepal is the Everest region. A significant number of people travel to this location every year to take in Mount Everest's splendor. Yet, some people find the trekking days to be quite difficult and the duration to be extremely long. For these reasons, taking a helicopter tour to see the Everest region is one of the better choices.

Everest Helicopter Landing Tour

Helicopter Tour to Everest Region is the best view of Mt. Everest, Khumbu Glacier, Sherpa village, lush vegetation, brownish hills, farm settlements, blossoming flowers, glaciers, and the neighboring ice landscape can all be seen from above in a spectacular perspective during this amazing ride with our Helicopter's wide transparent window. More opportunities will arise for your camera to capture the breathtaking natural scenery of the Everest Region.
During the Everest Base Camp Landing Heli Tour, you will see the mountain peaks Gauri Shankar, Pumori, Ama Dabalam Lhotse, Nuptse, Mount Everest, and many more.

Kathmandu to Kalapathher Helicopter Tour starts from Kathmandu, take a scenic helicopter journey to Lukla (2860 meters), then fly to Kala Patthar (5380 meters) or Everest Base Camp (5545 meters), which is the general route of the heli tour in the Everest Region.

Major Highlights of Everest Kalapatthar Heli Tour with Kalapathher Landing

Venture Heli Ride to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patther

Everest Base Camp helicopter tour is an excellent choice for all kinds of travelers to explore the Himalayas. The Heli journey will be a 40min long, thrilling experience for everyone. Panoramic views of outstanding scenes leading to Lukla Airport. Reaching Lukla airport, you will fly over the Sagarmatha National Park home to diverse exotic flora and fauna. Aerial views of lakes, rivers, Sherpa settlements, and Khumbu icefalls. The final destination would be a popular vantage point - Kalapatthar. 

Landing at Kalapatthar(5,555 m/18,225 ft)

Heli tour to Everest base camp is a high-altitude day tour that starts from Kathmandu (1400 meters) to the Everest base camp (5364 meters) and Kalapatthar(5,555 meters). Located in the south of Mt. Pumori. Kalapatthar is one of the incredible landmark stopovers for the magnificent Khumbu region which provides amazing panoramic views of the Himalayas. Kalapatthar is the world’s highest mountain view of the mighty Mt. Everest and of course, the world’s highest point to hold a Webcam- Mount Everest Webcam capturing the summit of Mount Everest.

View from Kala Pathhar

Breakfast at the world’s Highest Hotel - Everest View Hotel (3,962 meters)

Everest Base Camp Heli tour offers Breakfast at the world’s Highest Hotel. After the Helicopter flight to Everest Base Camp and Kalapathher, the helicopter takes you back to the Everest View Hotel. In Everest View Hotel, you will be served a hot and delicious breakfast with a great hour and hospitality from the Sherpa of the Khumbu region. While having breakfast, you will be amazed by the majestic views of giant snow-capped mountains just before your breakfast.

Breakfast at Everest View Hotel

Landing at Gokyo Lakes (4,700–5,000 meters) and Gokyo Ri (5,357 meters)

Kathmandu to Gokyo Lake helicopter tour provides a breathtaking view of snow-capped mountains and surrounding peaks, allowing you to experience the serenity and freedom of the Himalayas. Gokyo Lakes are oligotrophic lakes located at an altitude of 4,700–5,000m above sea level in Nepal's Sagarmatha National Park. These lakes are the world's highest freshwater lake system. The sparkling, pristine blue and green waters of the Gokyo Lakes are a memorable sight. Most visitors hike to Gokyo Lake from Namche Bazaar.

Landing at Gokyo Lake

Heli tour to Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri is a high-altitude day tour that starts from Kathmandu (1400 meters) to the Gokyo Lakes (4,700–5,000 meters) and Gokyo Ri (5,357 meters). Gokyo Ri standing at an elevation of 5,357 meters gives rise to a calm, peaceful, and silent lake Gokyo. The base to witness beautiful Gokyo Ri with its specialty in itself Gokyo Lake is a perfect destination to wander and explore the electrifying nature of the large mountains.

Cost of Everest Helicopter Tour

Everest Helicopter tour cost varies with locations, number of pax and duration.

Helicopter Tours in Everest Region




Private Prices

Sharing Basis

Everest Base Camp and Kala Pathhar Helicopter Landing Tour

4-5 hrs.

1-3 pax



$ 900 - $ 1100 Per Person

Everest Base Camp and Kala Pathhar Helicopter Landing Tour

4-5 hrs.

5 pax



$ 900 - $1100 Per Person

Gokyo Helicopter Tour

4-5 hrs.

1-4 pax



$ 900 - $1100 Per Person

Gokyo and Everest Helicopter Tour

5-6 hrs.

1-4 pax



$ 1200 - $ 1400 Per Person

More Highlights of the Everest Landing Helicopter tour

  • Spectacular views of the Himalayas of the Everest regions such as Pumori, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Tawache, Lobuche, Lhotse, Mt. Everest, and many more giant mountains.
  • Amazing landscape of the Khumbu region and sherpa
  • Bird's Eye views of lakes, rivers, glaciers, snow-capped hills, and icefalls.
  • Experience one of the best aerial tours in the world.
  • Flying over the most famous and renowned national park listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site- Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Helicopters stop at the world’s highest viewpoint, Kalapatthar.
  • 100 % Full Refund guarantee if no flight is made due to bad weather
  • Breakfast at the world’s Highest Hotel - Everest View Hotel

We Offer the Following Helicopter Tour Services in Everest Region

1. Everest Base Camp Landing Helicopter Tour - 5 Hours, more details
2. Lukla to Everest base camp & flight back to Kathmandu
3. Hotel Everest View to Everest base camp Heli back to Kathmandu
4. Namche Bazaar to Everest Base Camp Heli ride Back to Kathmandu
5. Gokyo and Everest Base Camp  Landing Helicopter Tour - 6 Hours, more details

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Everest Heli Tour and Gokyo - Everest Base Camp Heli Tour are popular helicopter tours in the Everest Region.

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