In Nepal, going to remote corners of the Himalaya by helicopter is a pleasurable and exciting activity.Nepal, having high mountains and beautiful scenic countryside but is easily accessible by land transport, is known as “Helicopter Country.”
Everest Helicopter Tour
Everest Helicopter Tour is a short 4-day tour which begins and ends in Kathmandu. We begin our short trip in Nepal by visiting Kathmandu’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The Everest Helicopter Tour is on the second day of our trip. We begin the day with a helicopter ride to the Everest Base Camp which is an immense achievement in itself. Our next stop is Kalapathhar which is the best viewpoint to admire the rare and up-close beauty of the mighty Himalayas including Everest. After spending some time at Kalapathhar, we fly to Gokyo Lakes which are a set of six lakes that form the world’s highest freshwater lake system. We land near the third lake which is referred to as ‘the Gokyo Lake’ and admire its tranquil beauty. We then fly back to Kathmandu and end our Everest heli tour in Nepal.
Annapurna Base Camp Heli Tour
Annapurna Base Camp Heli Tour is the fastest way to reach the Annapurna base camp and enjoy the mountain in all its glory. On our second day, We leave for Pokhara in a flight and plan for our helicopter tour for next day. On the Third day, helicopter tour, we admire magnificent views of Machapuchre (Mt. Fishtail), Annapurna I and II and Dhaulagiri mountains and reach the base camp of Mt. Annapurna. We fly over diverse landscapes and beautiful villages and reach the base camp. We spend around 15 minutes here enjoying tea/coffee and of course the brilliant mountain panorama. We end our amazing Day Tour of Annapurna Base Camp in Helicopter by flying back to Pokhara. After reaching Pokhara, we will stop there for two more nights to enjoy the beauty of Pokhara. On our 5th day, we will return back to Kathmandu via flight or a vehicle and enjoy the sightseeing city tour of famous places in Kathmandu.