All Nepal Helicopter Tour

All Nepal Helicopter Tour

Start Point

Kathmandu

End Point

Kathmandu

Duration

1 Day

Grade

Easy

Max Altitude

5454 meters

Meals

N/A

Accomodation

N/A

No. of Person

Min. 05 Pax

Per day walking

5-6 Hours

Transportation

Car or Flight

Best Season

Mar-May & Sep-Nov

Activity

All Nepal Helicopter Tour

Highlights

  • Everest Region:Witness the majestic Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world, along with other iconic Himalayan peaks like Lhotse, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam.Soar over Everest Base Camp, the starting point for climbers attempting to summit Mount Everest.Enjoy breathtaking views of the Khumbu Glacier and the dramatic landscapes of the Everest region.Kathmandu to Chitwan Flight:Experience a scenic helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Chitwan, providing aerial views of the lush landscapes and river valleys.Land in Chitwan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its rich biodiversity.Explore the park on a jungle safari to spot wildlife such as rhinoceros, Bengal tigers, elephants, and a variety of bird species.Participate in cultural activities and interact with the local Tharu community, experiencing their unique traditions.Pokhara and Annapurna Range:Fly to Pokhara, a picturesque lakeside city nestled in the foothills of the Annapurna Range.

    Marvel at the stunning Annapurna Massif, including peaks like Annapurna I, Machapuchare, and Dhaulagiri.

    Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Phewa Lake and the serene landscapes surrounding Pokhara.

    Pokhara Sightseeing:

    Experience a helicopter tour around Pokhara, exploring the city’s landmarks, including the Davis Falls, Gupteshwor Cave, and the International Mountain Museum.

    Capture panoramic views of the Pokhara Valley and its surrounding hills.

    Landing at Strategic Points:

    Depending on the tour package, have the opportunity for helicopter landings at strategic viewpoints in the Everest region, Chitwan, and Pokhara for an immersive experience.

    Diverse Landscapes:

    Encounter diverse landscapes, from the snow-capped Himalayas to the subtropical jungles of Chitwan and the serene lakeside scenery in Pokhara.

    Cultural Interaction:

    Experience the rich cultural diversity of Nepal, interacting with local communities in both the mountainous and lowland regions.

    Flexible Itinerary:

    Keep in mind that the itinerary is subject to change based on weather conditions and other factors. Helicopter tours often require flexibility to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

All Nepal Helicopter Tour Overview

All Nepal helicopter tour is a great way to see the country’s stunning mountain scenery, including the Himalayas. Helicopter tours can be customized to your interests and budget, and they can take you to places that would be difficult or impossible to reach by road.

Here are some of the most popular helicopter tours in Nepal:

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour: This is the most popular helicopter tour in Nepal. It takes you to Everest Base Camp, the highest point on Earth that is accessible by foot. The views from the helicopter are simply breathtaking.

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour: This is another popular helicopter tour in Nepal. It takes you to Annapurna Base Camp, which is located in the Annapurna Conservation Area. The views from the helicopter are equally stunning, and you may even get to see Mount Everest in the distance.

Mountain Flight: This is a great option for those who want to see the Himalayas without having to hike to base camp. The helicopter flies over some of the tallest mountains in the world, including Mount Everest, Mount Annapurna, and Mount Dhaulagiri.

Glacier Flight: This is a great option for those who want to see the glaciers of Nepal. The helicopter flies over some of the largest glaciers in the world, including the Khumbu Glacier and the Langtang Glacier.

Scenic Helicopter Tour: This is a great option for those who want to see a variety of different places in Nepal. The helicopter can take you to different parts of the country, including the Kathmandu Valley, the Chitwan National Park, and the Pokhara Valley.

Helicopter tours in Nepal can be expensive, but they are a great way to see the country’s stunning scenery and to reach places that would be difficult or impossible to reach by road. If you are looking for an unforgettable experience, then a Nepal helicopter tour is the perfect choice for you.

Here are some tips for planning your Nepal helicopter tour:

The best time to go on a helicopter tour in Nepal is during the dry season, from October to May. The weather is clear during this time, and there are fewer clouds.

If you are planning on going on a helicopter tour during the peak season (October to December), be sure to book your tour in advance.

There are many different tour operators that offer helicopter tours in Nepal. Do your research and choose a reputable operator that has a good track record.

Be sure to pack for all types of weather conditions. The weather in Nepal can change quickly, so it is important to be prepared for anything.

Detail Itinerary

A one-day helicopter tour covering Everest Base Camp, Chitwan, and Pokhara is an ambitious adventure, considering the distance between these locations. Please note that such an itinerary might involve multiple helicopter flights and limited time on the ground. Additionally, the feasibility of this itinerary depends on weather conditions and the availability of helicopter services. Here’s a suggested one-day itinerary:

Early Morning: Kathmandu to Lukla and Everest Base Camp

 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM: Depart from Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu to Lukla.

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM: Land in Lukla, refuel if necessary, and proceed to Everest Base Camp.

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Fly over Everest Base Camp and surrounding Himalayan peaks.

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Return to Lukla for a brief stop.

Midday: Lukla to Chitwan

  1. 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Depart from Lukla to Chitwan. Enjoy scenic views during the flight.

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Land in Chitwan. Explore Chitwan National Park on a short safari or partake in cultural activities.

Afternoon: Chitwan to Pokhara

  1. 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM: Depart from Chitwan to Pokhara.

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Land in Pokhara. Explore the city, visit Davis Falls, and enjoy the serene surroundings.

Evening: Return to Kathmandu

  1. 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM: Depart from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

 

8:00 PM: Arrive in Kathmandu and conclude the helicopter tour.

Important Considerations:

Weather conditions play a crucial role. Flight schedules may need to be adjusted or canceled for safety reasons.

This itinerary assumes that the helicopters have sufficient fuel and can refuel as needed.

Time on the ground is limited, so activities in Chitwan and Pokhara may be relatively brief.

Verify all necessary permits and ensure that your tour operator has made all the required arrangements for landings and activities.

Keep in mind that this is an ambitious itinerary, and adjustments may be necessary.

Cost Details

  • What is Included
  • Chartered Helicopter.
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary.
  • All permits and entrance fees.
  • Airport Tax and Government Tax.
  • Passenger Insurance.
  • What is Excluded
  • Items of personal nature.
  • Nepal visa fees.
  • Medical evacuation , mishaps ,etc.
  • Any accommodation and meals / drinks.
  • Insurance.
  • Personal expenses during trip.
  • Tips ,etc.
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    Useful Info

    Tour Duration:

    The duration of the helicopter tour can vary, typically ranging from one day to several days, depending on the itinerary and activities included.

    Tour Operators:

    Choose reputable tour operators with experience in organizing helicopter tours in Nepal. Ensure that they comply with safety standards and have well-trained pilots.

    Cost and Inclusions:

    Understand the cost of the tour and what is included in the package. Inclusions may vary, but they often cover helicopter flights, necessary permits, landing fees, and sometimes meals.

    Weather Considerations:

    Weather conditions in the Himalayas can be unpredictable. Check the best time for helicopter tours, usually during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons when skies are clearer.

    Altitude Concerns:

    Be aware of the high-altitude nature of the Everest region. If you have altitude-related health concerns, consult with a healthcare professional before embarking on the tour.

    Permits:

    Ensure that the tour operator takes care of the necessary permits for the regions you’ll be visiting, such as Sagarmatha National Park permits for Everest and permits for Chitwan National Park.

    Flexible Itinerary:

    Be prepared for a flexible itinerary due to weather conditions. Helicopter tours are subject to weather changes, and flights may be delayed or rescheduled for safety reasons.

    Clothing and Gear:

    Pack accordingly for varying climates. In the Everest region, you may need warm clothing, whereas Chitwan and Pokhara have a subtropical climate. Comfortable footwear and sunglasses are essential.

    Health and Fitness:

    While the helicopter tour eliminates the need for strenuous trekking, participants should be in good health. Consult with your doctor if you have any health concerns.

    Cultural Sensitivity:

    Respect the local cultures and traditions, especially when interacting with communities in Chitwan and other areas. Follow any guidelines provided by your tour operator.

    Camera and Batteries:

    Don’t forget to bring a camera with extra batteries or power banks. The scenic beauty of the Himalayas, wildlife in Chitwan, and the landscapes of Pokhara are moments you’ll want to capture.

    Emergency Procedures:

    Familiarize yourself with the emergency procedures provided by the tour operator. Understand how they handle unforeseen circumstances and emergencies.

    Insurance:

    Ensure you have travel insurance that covers helicopter evacuation, medical emergencies, and trip cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances.

    Local Currency:

    Carry some local currency (Nepalese Rupees) for small expenses or purchases during the tour.

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    Nepal Jang Treks and Expedition P. Ltd.

    With over 18 years of experience we are well known in tourism sector of Nepal for operating both group and individual tours and treks. We have been executing adventure travel and tour itineraries with no occasion of complaints regarding our services since the time of our inception.

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