Basic Equipment list for Everest Helicopter Tour

April 28, 2023

Helicopter Tour to Mount Everest from Kathmandu.

              Cost for Off Season USD $930.

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Helicopter tours to Mount Everest from Kathmandu are a fantastic way to experience the majesty of the Himalayas without the time and effort required for a traditional trek to Everest Base Camp. These tours are ideal for travelers with limited time in Nepal or those who prefer a more luxurious way to explore the mountains.

Helicopter Company for the Everest Helicopter tour

  • Air Dynasty Helicopter
  • Altitude Air Helicopter

Best time for Helicopter Tour to Mountain Everest

  • September – October – November – December – March – April – May- June

Major Attractions during Everest Helicopter Tour

  • Lukla – Lukla is a small town located in the Solukhumbu District of the Everest region in Nepal. It is famously known for its Tenzing Hillary Airport, also known as Lukla Airport, which is considered one of the most dangerous airports in the world due to its short runway and challenging terrain. The town serves as the gateway for trekkers and mountaineers who are visiting the Everest region. Despite being a small town, Lukla has many amenities for tourists, including accommodation, restaurants, and shops selling trekking gear.
  • Everest Base Camp: The tour usually includes a stop at the Everest Base Camp, which is located at an altitude of 5,364 meters (17,598 feet). You’ll get a chance to see the colorful tents and prayer flags of the mountaineers who attempt to climb Mount Everest. You’ll also be able to take in the spectacular views of the surrounding mountains.
  • Kala Patthar View Point: Some tours include a stop at Kala Patthar, which is a popular viewpoint that offers stunning panoramic views of the Himalayas. The viewpoint is located at an altitude of 5,550 meters (18,209 feet) and is known for its breathtaking views of Mount Everest.
  • Namche Bazaar: You’ll also fly over the picturesque village of Namche Bazaar, which is located at an altitude of 3,440 meters (11,290 feet). The village is known for its vibrant markets, shops, and restaurants, as well as its stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
  • Tengboche Monastery: The Tengboche Monastery is one of the most famous and picturesque monasteries in the Himalayas. You’ll get a chance to see this ancient monastery from above, with its stunning backdrop of the mountains.
  • Traditional Sherpa Villages: During the helicopter tour, you will fly over the picturesque Sherpa villages nestled in the mountains. You will have the opportunity to observe the traditional Sherpa lifestyle and their unique culture.

Trip Route

  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Everest Base Camp – syangboche –  Lukla – Kathmandu


  • 05:30 am: Jeep Driver will pick up From Apartment
  • 06:30 am: Flight from Kathmandu Airport to Lukla
  • 07:30 am: Land in Lukla airport for fuel
  • 07: 45 am: after 15 minutes, fly from lukla to Everest base camp
  • 8:30 to 9:00: Everest Base Camp to Syangboche for breakfast
  • 9:00 to 9:30: Breakfast at Hotel Everest View,
  • 9:30 to 10:45: After breakfast fly back to Lukla then Kathmandu
  • 11:00: Driver will take you to Apartment from airport

Cost Includes:

  • Private ground transport: Apartment-airport- Apartment
  • Helicopter for the Everest base camp.
  • Government taxes.

Cost Excludes:

  • Good morning breakfast at Everest View Hotel.
  • Permit and Everest Entry fee.

Basic equipment list for tour

  • Hat,
  • gloves,
  • scarf,
  • water bottle,
  • camera,
  • spare batteries,
  • lip balm,
  • tissue paper,
  • sunglasses,
  • sunscreen,
  • thick socks,
  • a warm or down jacket,
  • comfortable underwear,
  • a windproof upper body layer and trousers, as well as hiking boots.