Everest Base camp (EBC) and Kalapathar Helicopter tour starts from Kathmandu,flying east from Kathmandu towards the beautiful Sherpa village and the gateway to Everest, Lukla. After fueling in Lukla, the flight starts flying towards Everest Base Camp (EBC)Kalapathar. The flight goes over the Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu glacier to reach the Base camp of Everest.
This Helicopter tour takes you as close to Mt. Everest as you can reach in a day. The helicopter flies east, parallel to the Himalayan range. A breathtaking landscape unfolds as your pilot glides the helicopter above picturesque Sherpa mountain villages (monasteries), emerald mountain lakes and a snowy expanse of Himalayan peaks and glaciers. Khumbu Himal, Ama Dablam, Kantega, Nuptse, Lhotse, Pumori and Mt. Everest are but some of the peaks you will get to see up close. If you take this flight during the climbing season, you may also see colorful-tented camps of expedition groups in EBC. There will be a brief stopover 7(5-7mins) at Kala Patthar-5545m. From KalaPatthar, one can get the closest view of Mount Everest. You will be having breakfast at Everest views hotel or Kongde resort after the breakfast you will board the helicopter and fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 01: After the breakfast fly to Lukla with Helicopter.
- Airport transfers.
- Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp and Kalapattar and return.
- Permits for the tour.
- Passangers Insurance.
- airport Tax.
- all government taxes .
- Any meals, accommodation or drinks
- Commercial filming charges (Normal video Camera are permitted without additional cost)
- Any extra cost raised due to unavoidable circumstances like bad weather, personal sickness, flight cancellation etc
After the breakfast drop to you domestic airport Kathmandu. Helicopter will take to you first Lukla for the fuelingthen fly to Tengboche (3890m), stop 15 minutes for tea and photograph of very closed view of Mt. Ama dablam (6856m) Thamserku (6723m), Kantega (6779m), Mt. Everest (8848m) , Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Nuptse (7855m) etc then Helicopter fly to Mt. Everest base camp (5363m) for close view of Mt. Everest (8848m) , Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Nuptse (7855m), Mt. Pumori (7145m), Khumbu Ice fall, Khubu Glacier etc then stop 15 minutes at Kala pattar (5545m) for very closed of Mt. Everest (8848m) , Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Nuptse (7855m), Mt. Pumori (7145m) then fly to Mt. Everest view Hotel (3941m) for last minute of photograph of Everest region mountains Mt. Everest (8848), Lhotse (8516m), Lhotse shar (8382m), Nuptse (7879m), then fly back to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel.