Helicopter tour by Mount Trails

Everest Helicopter Day Tour

  • Trip Duration1 Day
  • Trip GradeModerate
  • Max. Altitude5545 M
  • Cost Starting FromUS$ 4500
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle
  • Max. Altitude: 5545 M
  • Min. Group Size: 5545 M
  • Accommodation : No Accommodation


  • Experience Beauty Landing in Everest base Camp !!!
  • Enjoy the most attractive Mount Everest view by helicopter
  • Experience the 360-degree panoramic mountain view. 
  • experience beauty of Sherpa homeland and authentic breakfast in mountain

Everest Helicopter Day Tour is a great way to experience Everest in just one day. We begin our helicopter tour from Kathmandu and fly towards the east to Lukla which is a beautiful Sherpa village. From here we fly over the Everest Base Camp which is one of the most popular trekking destinations in the world. From our helicopter, we also admire great views of the Khumbu Glacier which is ideally located between Mt. Everest and the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. Next, we stop at Kalapathhar for the grandest views of the world’s highest mountain and it’s neighboring Himalayas. Then we fly to Syangboche and spend around twenty minutes at a hotel for breakfast while also admiring the beautiful Himalayan vista. We fly back to Lukla for fueling and return to Kathmandu and end our amazing helicopter day tour of Everest. The entire Day Tour of Everest Helicopter Day Tour gives us a unique opportunity to not just reach the base camp of Everest, the highest mountain on Earth but get the best aerial views of Everest and neighbouring Himalayas on an exclusive helicopter flight.


Day 1Day Tour of Everest Helicopter Tour

Kathmandu to Lukla
Lukla to Everest Base Camp (fly over)
Everest Base Camp to Kalapathhar for magnificent views of the Everest panorama
Kalapathhar to Syangboche (breakfast in Syangboche amidst the Himlayan vista)
Syangboche to Lukla
Lukla to Kathmandu

Cost Details
1 person: 4999 USD per person
2 people: 2555 USD per person
3 people: 1700 USD per person
4 people: 1499 USD per person
5 people: 1200USD per person

Trip Cost Details

Cost Include

  • Airport pick-up and drop-off by a private vehicle
  • 4-5 hours helicopter flight
  • National Park fee
  • Breakfast in Syangboche
  • Company service charges
  • All government and local taxes
  • Emergency oxygen availabe inside the helicopter. (Additional cost required for personal use of the oxygen cylinder outside the helicopter)

Cost Exclude

  • All other expenses which is not include on Cost Include section.

Trip Map

Everest Helicopter Day Tour Map

Useful Info

Best Time to Travel
The best time to take this trip is from September to April. Although spring and autumn are Nepal's popular tourist seasons, a helicopter day trip in the winter guarantees equally clear views that will have you mesmerized. However, being the monsoon season the months of June, July and August are not recommended.

Trip Start Dates
We will organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date.

Additional Information
Our website contains as much information as possible about this trip. However, if you wish to discuss any aspect of this trip or your suitability for it please contact us by email.

Trip Note

Spending only around five minutes in Kalapathhar will prevent us from getting altitude sickness. Our helicopter will be on stand-by at Kalapathhar therefore it is technically impossible to spend more than the allocated time.