Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

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Duration Duration
4 Hours
Start and End Point Start/End Point
Best Seasons Best Seasons
Feb to end May & Sep to Dec
Trip Grade Trip Grade
Nature of Trip Nature of Trip
Helicopter tour
Meals Meals
Breakfast at Shyangbouche
Helicopter Transportation
Maximum Altitude Max. Altitude
5430m Kalapathar
Accommodation Accommodation
Hotel, Resort.
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Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Highlights of Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

  • Spectacular Everest Himalayan range.
  • Fly over the amazing landscape.
  • Flight over the Khumbu glacier and Everest Base Camp (EBC).
  • Excellent Himalayan glacier range of Khumbu region.

Overview of Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour

The best and picturesque Everest base Camp Helicopter tours specially offer US$ 950/- and INR 72,080/- per person including ground transportation from your hotel( Option). The given Helicopter tour cost is based on group joining, which is really advantageous for a solo traveler. But, you should let us know in advance to manage the group. For the private trip, there will a limitation of 5 people,(Someone can fly even Solo or a couple) not exceeding 400 kg in weight. We can manage at any time for a helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp.  For a prompt response about the tour info, Helicopter tour itinerary of Everest, detailed information, and cost. we are available 24/7 on WhatsApp: +977 9851033819 and drop off an email now. If you are looking for an alternative itinerary with a few days walk, then the helicopter flyback can be organized after the Trek to Everest base camp and another hand If you would like to celebrate your married anniversary in the Himalayas, take our special offer of the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour to land at 5430 Meters from Sea level to hug the Himalayan including Mount Everest. Still, have few more questions? Please, do not hesitate to contact us about the price, details itinerary about 2021 and 2022 into the  Sagarmatha national park.

The magnificent views of the Everest Himalayas are known as Kalapatthar at 5430 meters altitude. The chopper fly takes you over the Everest base camp, Khumbu glacier, and lands at Kalapathar. The mind-blowing Himalayan sceneries of Mt. Everest, Mt. Amadablam, Mount Nuptse, Mount Lotshe, Mount Cho Oyu, Makalu peaks, and Gokyo peaks surpass your imagination about the dream trip that offers the lifetime memory. Despite the helicopter option, you can still choose the regular Mount Everest Flight by the ATR plane from Kathmandu. It is one hour tour from Kathmandu domestic airport to Mount Everest and the high Himalayan range.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter tours offer spectacular views of the white snow peaks and the Himalayan landscape. You get information about the peaks and surrounding geography from our experienced pilot, not necessary to have a guide with you. It starts from Kathmandu and stops in Lukla at the beginning of fuel. It is an entrance to the Everest base camp, densely populated with sufficient facilities. Then it flies in the high mountains which provide lifetime adventurous experiences and lands at Kalapatthar. It means black stone in the Nepali language. It is surrounded by the same kinds of rocks. But,  superb view of the high alpine zone. After viewing the snow-peaked mountains, we retrace back to Kathmandu via Lukla.

Boundless Adventure has been operating the Everest Helicopter tour every single day in season and on your request while in the offseason.  The trip can be customized according to the area coverage and you’re interesting,  Enjoy your Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour video. if you like Please, contact us for further information.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Itinerary – 4 hours

  • Fly from Kathmandu – Lukla (fueling)
  • Fly to  Pheriche. Shuttle to Kalapathar into two Flights. ( 2 people at once and 3 peoples another shuttle)
  • Pheriche to landing at the best viewpoint of Everest at Kalapathar for the picture.
  • Kalapathar – Syangboche Have Lunch or breakfast.
  • Syangboche – Lukla Refueling- Fly back to Kathmandu.

Note: Nepal has various cultures Touring and hiking areas for adventure activities. Like, Bird watching, Paragliding, peak climbing, Mountain flight and Trekking in the Himalayas.

Trip Cost

Maximum five people can fly together at once for both options, we are happy to provide such service even though you are a group of five peoples or solo.

We have two different options

(1) Privet tour

(2) Sharing tour

A private tour is just your people, anyone can full charter maximum of 5 people can ride at once but you can charter even though you are solo.

Sharing tour is sharing with another group, to be honest, you can share the price with each other of the Helicopter, It is also five sitters helicopter Itinerary will be same.

If you would like to know more details contact us at our city office at following numbers now,  You can get the faster response of the trip details. Landline numbers +977 14701884, +977 14701885 city office mobile and WhatsApp  Numbers +977 9851033819

Do you land at the Summit of Mount Everest?

We are sorry, not allowed a Helicopter to land at the top of the world. It is strictly prohibited. We are landing in the following area.

Kathmandu Airport

Fly from the Domestic airport of Kathmandu, Nepal. We need to be at the domestic airport one-hour before flying time.

Kathmandu Airport
Helipad of Kathmandu

Lukla Helipad

We have to land at the Lukla helipad for refueling oil into the helicopter. (passengers are required 5 people/head) only.

Lukla Airport
Lukla Airport

Pheriche Landing Ground

Shuttle into two flights from Pheriche to Kalapathar and back to Pheriche.

Pheriche Landing

Kalapathar Landing ground

Landing for the highest place, 5530 Merest, Fly over the Base Camp and Khumbu glacier.


We are landing for lovely views of Mount Everest and surrounding, also for Warm breakfast. (we land for 30 to 45 minutes only) So, you were flying into the Sagarmatha national park, Some people collect the national park fee of Sagarmatha National park. Everyone has to cover the fee at the same time as you land at the Shyangbouche.

Helicopter landing at Everest viewpoint.
Helicopter landing at Everest viewpoint for Breakfast
Tailor-Made and Departure Tour

Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour is an easy trip that begins with a Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and refueling at Lukla, Fly from Lukla to Pheriche, overfly to Everest base camp and landing at Kalapathar (5430 m). We have everyday fixed departures for Kalapathar landing trips in the best trekking seasons. we also organize the trip on your suitable date. But you should inform us about the customize date and time in advance.


When you are in Kathmandu, from the standard to five-star accommodations are available. During the Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour, you do not need accommodation. It is just 4 hours round trip from the domestic airport of Kathmandu to Kathmandu. In fact, we are landing for a warm breakfast at the Shyangbouche, which is 3800 Miters from Sea level ( Everest view hotel).


Early in the morning drive to the domestic airport of Nepal. We check-in and fly to Everest by helicopter. Helicopter land and refueling at the Lukla, continue to fly to Pheriche, you will have shuttle the trip into 2 different flights due to safety.3 peoples are in one flight and two are at another to Kalapathar ( 5480M) You will land at the Kalapathar, get off from helicopter and take best pictures and get into Helicopter again. Similarly, fly back to Pheriche. All people are picking up the last flight and fly to Shyangbouche, (Everest View Hotel) to land and have a warm breakfast.  So, your breakfast will be at the Everest view Hotel in Shyangbouche with beautiful views of the Himalayas including Mount Everest. The people can trek to Shyangbouche with family and fly back to Kathmandu also possible.

Physical Condition & Experience Requirements

Although it is a tour of 5300 meters by helicopter So, it is an easy trip and does not need special requirements for the trip. But You need to have warm clothes and sunglasses with you and if you would like to take a child it will be at your own risk.

Best Time for the Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour

The best time for the Everest Base Camp Heli tour is in Spring (March to Jun) and Autumn (September to December). The temperature is moderate in these seasons and guarantees amazing views throughout the trip. Although this trip can be undertaken during the winter, the cold temperature might not be suitable for everyone.

Trip Important

Due to a sudden change in the weather, sometimes, the flight cannot take off on time. So, the flight schedule can be slightly changed or postponed for the following days, will affect your timetable? please let us know earlier  ( 5 passengers are allowed in one Helicopter at once. But we can provide such service up to 20 people every day with 4 different choppers)

Additional Information

Our team, Boundless Adventure is ready to assist you with such a trip service and providing authentic information at the time you need it. If you need further information, please, do not hesitate to email us or call us now.

Everest Helicopter modal details

Present arrival: AS 350 B3 E Airbus
Made: Euro copter, France
Date of Mfg: January 2015
Seat Capacity: = 6 people ( Including Pilot) in low land
= up to 5 People on High land.
Fling Capacity: 1400 kg.
Landing Altitude: 23,000 ft. (7010m)
Weight: 2250 kg
Takeoff  from: Kathmandu domestic airport
Empty weight: 1285 kg
Internal Load: 900 kg


Itinerary Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Day Day 1: Picks up from the International airport and drives to Hotel

  • Car Car
    15 minutes
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Location Place
  • Altitude Altitude

We will pick you from the International airport of Nepal by Car/ Van/ bus and drop you off at the Hotel in Kathmandu. Dinner on your own. Note: You can get a Nepali sim card and Money exchange nearby the exit get of the international airport of Nepal.

View from Kathmandu airport
View from Kathmandu airport, Nepal

Day 2

Day Day 2: Mount Everest Flight

We need to wake up early morning, Drive to the domestic airport, Kalapathar Helicopter Landing and board the Everest tour by Helicopter.

  • Fly from Kathmandu – Lukla (fueling)
  • Fly to Pheriche. Shuttle to Kalapathar into two Flights. ( 2 people at once and 3 peoples another shuttle)
  • From Pheriche to landing at the best viewpoint of Everest at Kalapathar for the picture.
  • From Kalapathar to Pheriche and grave all people from Pheriche fly to Syangboche. Have breakfast with the views of Mt. Everest, MT. Nupshe, Mt. Loshe, Mt. Amadblam, Island Peak, Thamserku, and many neighbors’ unnamed peaks.
  • After breakfast from Syangboche fly to Lukla, Refueling at Lukla, and fly back to Kathmandu.

Overnight in the Hotel

Kalapathar Helicopter Landing
Kalapathar Helicopter Landing
Time Activity
5:30 – 6:00 Drive from Hotel to Airport
6:00 – 6:30 Boarding
6:30 – 7:15 Kathmandu to Lukla Flight
7:15 – 7:30 Refueling
7:30 – 7:50 Lukla to Pheriche
7:50 – 8:10 Landing in Kalapatthar into two different flights
8:10 – 8:30 Kalapatthar to Everest View Hotel
8:30 – 9:15 Breakfast / Lunch at Everest View Hotel
9:15 – 9:30 Fly to Lukla and Refueling in Lukla
9:50 – 12:10  fly to Kathmandu and Drive from Airport to Hotel

Day 3

Day Day 3: Departure to the international airport.

Have breakfast in the Hotel and drive to the International airport by car/van/ Bus. Or, still, you have enough time you may travel to Pokhara and Chitwan National Park.

Airport of Kathmandu
Nepal airport

Includes and Excludes Includes/Excludes

Cost Includes

  • Helicopter Tour to Everest and neighboring peaks from Kathmandu Airport to Kathmandu Airport.
  • Ground transportation.
  • Kathmandu Airport Tax
  • Best view of Mount Everest and surrounding.

Cost Excludes

  • Breakfast / Lunch
  • National Park Permit Fee
  • Guide.
  • Equipment.


1) If the weight of an individual exceeds 100 kg. Then he/she needs to purchase two seats.

2) The company takes the right to cancel the flight in case of an emergency or weather.

3) If there will be no flight due to the weather everyone gets full refunds.

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