This Heli tour is one of the best available options for those who don’t have enough time to go on the long trek to Everest Base Camp but want to explore Everest Base Camp and get close to Mount Everest (8848m), one of the world’s tallest mountain within a short time.
Your most memorable journey begins after you are being picked up at your hotel and transferred to Kathmandu airport where you will board a helicopter and take a scenic ride to Lukla and then Everest Base Camp. During the Heli ride, you will fly over the Sagarmatha National Park, home to a variety of Himalayan flora and fauna. After exploring the aerial views of scenic lakes and mesmerizing up-close site of Everest Base Camp, Kalapathar, Khumbu Ice Falls, Khumbu glacier and the icy mass, you will be back to Khongde for breakfast. Here you will be served a hot and delicious breakfast and treated you with great honor and hospitality by Sherpa of Khongde. While having breakfast, you will enjoy spectacular views of towering snow-clad mountain just before your breakfast table.
Pioneer Adventure do its best to bring you back to Kathmandu safely and comfortably and we make sure this Heli tour will be the most memorable and lifetime experience for every traveler who participates in this Heli tour.
In Kathmandu you will stay in the most comfortable 5 –star accommodations and do sightseeing in private transport. If you are interested in our Heli Tour, let us know and we will send you a quotation.
Welcome to Himalayan country of Nepal. Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan intl. airport our representative welcomes you and assists to transfer in your hotel in Kathmandu (1,300m). After time to get refreshed, evening you will meet and transfer for welcome dinner in one of the typical Nepalese restaurant in the heart of Kathmandu and after meal briefing about your trip and overnight at Hotel.
Today, morning we will head on for our relaxing guided day trip to world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley and visit the highlights of Kathmandu and the surrounding areas. We take you to visit the pilgrimage sites of Hindus temple Pashupatinath, one of the most important shrine of Shiva temples on the subcontinent which is place of thousands of devotees, Saddhus (holy men/Baba), and can be seen the cremating body most of the times in the holy riverbank of Bagmati. Hundreds of monkeys are giggling with you and take a time to exploring surrounding area and visit Bouddhanath stupa an another pilgrimage centre which is most popular and important place for Buddhist. You can explore with rounding prayer wheel and flattering colorful flag with melodious chanting noise. After your lunch at Bouddha visit Swoyambhunath stupa also known as monkey temple covering wide range of area with highest point of Kathmandu valley and enjoy the 360 degrees of valley view. After exploring the surrounding areas visit to Kathmandu Durbar Square which is old royal palace of Kathmandu and can be seen lot of temple, architectures and Kumari (living goddess) and walk in a freak street and late afternoon back to hotel.
At 5:45 am we leave from Hotel to Kathmandu Domestic Airport to board a helicopter and make a scenic flight to Lukla and then Everest Base Camp and its surrounding peaks. On our way back, we stop at Khongde for breakfast and enjoy the majestic mountain views from the breakfast table. After having breakfast, we again board the helicopter and fly back to Kathmandu. On arrival at Kathmandu Domestic Airport we transfer you to the hotel and stay at leisure.
Transfer to airport for final departure to onward destination.
Note: The above itinerary is flexbile to changes as per client requirement.
- International and domestic airport transfers
- 3 Night 5 Star Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
- Sightseeing in Kathmandu
- Certified tour guide for sightseeing in Kathmandu
- Heli Flight Permit and all necessary documents
- Breakfast at Kongde Hotel
- Emergency Oxygen, mask regulator (chargeable as per use)
- First Aid Medical Kit
- Nepal entry visa fee $...
- International airfare
- Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
- Phone call, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, water & hot shower
- Travel Insurance and High Altitude Insurance (Accident, Medical and Rescue)
- Any other services or activities not mention in services includes or itinerary