Everest Experience by Helicopter

4 nights 5 days |  Level Leisure

Journey to the top of the world

Experience an Unparalleled Adventure with us

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Experience Kathmandu, a city engulfed with culture and history, before flying to Phaplu, a quaint mountain village perched at 2,400m above sea level. Spend a day acclimatizing, as you visit the local Khumbu community, before getting whisked away to experience close views of Mount Everest. Fly by helicopter to the highest point on earth, where you will be surrounded by the majestic Himalayan mountains.

Best Time To Visit: The best time for optimal weather conditions are during spring (April to May) and autumn (October to November).

Tour Itinerary

  • Arrive in Kathmandu to be welcomed by our representative and private transfer to your hotel. Relax and enjoy the captial of the Himalayas. Meet up with your guide in the evening to enjoy a welcome sunset rooftop dinner overlooking the Boudhanath Stupa, the largest stupa in Nepal. Explore the Buddhist area of the city, once the main trade route for Tibet and China. Light a butterlamp and walk around the stupa, for good luck on your travels to come.

    Overnight: Kathmandu Hotel

  • A 30 minutes flight from Kathmandu will take you to Phaplu, an iconic Sherpa mountain village perched on a hillside. Spend the day strolling around visiting monasteries and experiencing the mountain culture for the first time.
    Overnight at Phaplu.

    Altitude: 2,930m

  • Enjoy a spectacular sunrise and tea, before a chartered chopper will pick you up for your exhilarating journey to Mount Everest. As you fly 15 minutes to Kala Patthar (5,545m), truly feel the magnificence of the majestic Himalayas from above. Spend around 15 minutes taking in the up-close and breathtaking views of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, West Face, Lhotse, Khumbutse, and Pumori. Continue your adventure as you fly to Everest View hotel for breakfast. After about an hour, continue to Lukla for a brief stop before returning to Kathmandu. Relax and enjoy a spa treatment to soothe your muscles.

    Altitude: 5,545m

  • This morning, visit Swayambhunath Stupa, UNESCO World Heritage Site and a sacred Buddhist pilgrimage site. This historic complex consists of a stupa, as well as a number of shrines and temples, some of which date back to the Licchavi period (400-750 AD).
    Later visit Patan Durbar Square, the oldest of the three old kingdoms of Kathmandu Valley and is known for its rich cultural heritage. Patan is home to the native Newari community, who have a rich history in arts and crafts. The former Royal Palace of Patan also has a museum displaying the history of the region with bronze statues and religious objects on display.

    Return to the hotel to relax and enjoy a 1-hour complimentary foot massage.

  • Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.

Book your Journey

Everest Experience Map

What is Included

Our package includes all the following.

  • Dedicated guide
  • Welcome dinner in Boudhanath Kathmandu upon arrival
  • 3 nights stay in Kathmandu at 5-star hotel with breakfast
  • 1 night in Phaplu at deluxe lodge with breakfast
  • Domestic flight between Kathmandu & Phaplu
  • Chartered Helicopter flight from Phaplu-Kalapatthar-Hotel Everest View-Kathmandu
  • Breakfast at Hotel Everest View
  • Private airport transfer service
  • Full day Kathmandu sightseeing with a guide and private car
  • All mentioned site entrance fees
  • All national park permit fees
  • 24/7 support during your trip

Not Included

Our tours do not include the following expenses, however, we do provide assistance if needed to provide them for your holiday.

  • Tourist visa fees
  • International flight
  • Personal expenses
  • Non-specified meals
  • Personal travel insurance

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