Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
- Safety measures
- 4 hours (approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
- Offered in: English
- Good for avoiding crowds
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
If you want a close-up view of the highest mountain in the world but don’t have the time to trek all the way to Everest Base Camp, this thrilling half-day helicopter tour is ideal. Departing from Kathmandu, you’ll first land in Lukla, the gateway to the Everest region, to refuel. Then continue deeper into the mountains, stopping at Kala Pattar (18,192 feet/5545 meters) for incredible views.
Stop for breakfast at Everest View Hotel on the return (food costs extra)
An incredible way to see a lot in a short time
Receive personalized attention on a small-group tour
Oxygen cylinders will be available for emergency use
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
What is the Weight limit?
The passenger weight limit from Kathmandu to Lukla is 450 Kg’s in Total. While the weight limit is Only 210 KG’s in Everest Base Camp/Kalapatthar. This is another region for making two shuttles from Pheriche for more than 3 Pax.
What kind of clothes do we need on the tour?
Everest is cold but at the same time it’s sunny and very windy. During the winter months, September – February, You will need warm clothes with thermal worn inside. Make sure you have something that blocks wind too. Gloves, Sun Glasses, Neck Mufflers, Nice comfortable warm shoes, are other important things not to forger. Before leaving the Hotel, you might want to put cold cream in your face.
While, during the summer months, March – August, Warm clothes with wind stoppers and nice shoes can work. Sunglasses and face cream should not be forgotten.
We suggest, ask us the weather and climate updates before you leave your home country
What time does the tour starts and how long does it ends?
Tour starts at 06:00 AM in the morning. The tour lasts for 3.5 – 4 hours. Kindly confirm your tour timing 1 day before your tour date. The tour time may vary depending upon weather/political and various situation.
Near public transportation
Infants must sit on laps
Most travelers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
About Meeting And Pickup
We pick up from any hotel in Kathmandu
About Cancellation Policy
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
Questions and answers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
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