Safety Notes for Helicopter Tour in Nepal

A helicopter tour in Nepal, including the Everest Base Camp tour, offers a thrilling and efficient way to explore the majestic Himalayas. However, to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience, it's essential to follow certain safety guidelines. Here are some safety notes for a helicopter tour in Nepal:

  1. Check the pilot's experience: Make sure your pilot has extensive experience flying in the mountainous regions of Nepal and is familiar with the local weather conditions and terrain.

  2. Acclimatization: Even though a helicopter tour minimizes the risk of altitude sickness, it's crucial to acclimatize properly before embarking on the tour. Spend at least one or two days in a high-altitude location like Kathmandu or Lukla to allow your body to adjust.

  3. Weather awareness: Mountain weather can be unpredictable and change rapidly. Always follow your pilot's instructions and be prepared to be flexible with your itinerary if the weather turns unfavorable.

  4. Carry essential gear: Bring appropriate clothing, such as warm layers, waterproof jackets, and pants, gloves, and a hat, as temperatures at high altitudes can be chilly. Sunglasses and sunscreen are also essential to protect you from the intense sun.

  5. Oxygen supply: Some helicopter tours may provide an oxygen supply for emergency use. Familiarize yourself with how to use the oxygen equipment before the flight and follow the pilot's instructions if the need arises.

  6. Weight limitations: Be aware of the weight restrictions for the helicopter, which includes both passengers and luggage. Overloading the helicopter can lead to dangerous situations.

  7. Use of seatbelts: Always fasten your seatbelt during the flight and follow any other safety instructions provided by the crew.

  8. Communication: Make sure you have a clear understanding of the tour itinerary and emergency procedures. If you have any questions or concerns, don't hesitate to communicate with the pilot.

  9. Insurance: Ensure you have appropriate travel insurance that covers helicopter tours and emergency evacuations if necessary.

By following these safety notes, you can help ensure a memorable and safe helicopter tour experience in the stunning landscape of Nepal.

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Important Articles regarding Landing Helicopter Tour in Nepal

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  2. Best Time For Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  3. Breakfast During the Helicopter Tour
  4. Private Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  5. Sharing Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  6. High Altitude Sickness during Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  7. Landing places during Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  8. Age limit on the Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  9. Grade and Highest Altitude for Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  10. Safety Notes for Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  11. Weight Limit for Helicopter Tour in Nepal
  12. Helicopter models and Companies for tour in Nepal

Cost of Helicopter Tour in Nepal

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

Helicopter Tours in Nepal




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



$ 800 - $1100 Per Person

Gokyo Helicopter Tour

4-5 hrs.

1-4 pax



$ 800 - $1100 Per Person

Gokyo and Everest Helicopter Tour

5-6 hrs.

1-4 pax



$ 1100 - $ 1400 Per Person

Langtang Helicopter Tour

2-3 hrs

1-5 pax


$ 2000

$ 500 - $ 800 Per Person

Annapurna Helicopter Tour From Kathmandu

3-4 Hours

1-5 Pax

Kathmandu-Annapurna Base Camp-Pokhara-Kathmandu


$ 800 - $1100 Per Person

Annapurna Helicopter Tour From Pokhara

1.5 Hours

1-5 Pax

Pokhara-Annapurna Base Camp-Pokhara


$ 300 - $500 Per Person

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

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