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Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour

  • Trip Duration1 Days
  • Trip GradeEasy
  • Max. Altitude4,380 m (14,370 ft)
  • Cost Starting FromUS$ 1300
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle
  • Max. Altitude: 4,380 m (14,370 ft)
  • Min. Group Size: min1 and Max 5
  • Helicopter Landing Point: Gosaikunda Holy Lake and Langtang Village


  • Fly over Gosaikunda Lake through beautiful Langtang valley.
  • You will witness 360-degree Himalayan views of the whole Langtang region
  • Flight over splendid diverse and natural topography
  • Outstanding view of chains of Kundas (Lakes)
  • Explore the pilgrimage site Gosaikunda Lake
  • Aerial view of the dense forest of Pine, Maple, and Rhododendron
  • Beautiful sunset and sunrise views over the Himalayas
  • Close insight into the culture and lifestyle of the local Tamang people
  • Magnificent views of high peaks like Ganesh Himal (7,422 meters), Langtang Lirung (7,246 meters), and Dorje Lakpa (6,966 meters)

Gosainkunda Lake lies close to the tibetan border, north of Kathmandu. Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour is one of the best and fastest ways to explore one of the holy regions of Nepal.

Experience prestigious holy Gosaikunda Lake in a whole new way, flying in a helicopter over the Langtang region. Holy Gosaikunda lake provides a sweeping view of many kundas in this region. Actually, there are 108 Kunda (Lakes) around this area, mainly Saraswati Kunda, Bhairab Kunda, Surya Kunda, Naga Kunda, and Gosaikunda are famous among the pilgrims. Helicopter ride to Gosaikunda offers the most comfortable and incredible opportunity to experience the Langtang region of breathtaking landscapeNepal’s breathtaking landscape.

Gosaikunda Trek is undoubtedly one of the most popular trekking routes in Nepal. However, the trek requires 7-8 days with a proper physical condition. Those people prohibited by any of these criteria should option for this short Helicopter Tour package to Gosaikunda. It will take merely about 2-3 hours of your time.

As part of Langtang National Park, Gosaikunda is one of the most well-known drawing points and is often considered the crown jewel for trekkers and pilgrimage. This national park is home to a variety of wildlife, hiking trails, and camping areas. Gosaikunda Lake is a pilgrimage place for all Hindus and Buddhists. During the Janai Purnima festival, all the devotees from around many places and even the Indian tourists come to take a holy dip in the lake.

Langtang Valley is home to beautiful viewpoints and stunning mountain wonders. Look out below and enjoy the mountain views as chopper fly pass, see places such as Langtang glacier, Khumjung Ri, and Langtang Valley. Gosaikunda Helicopter tour is one of the best ways to reach and enjoy the mesmerizing scenery of this Gosaikunda area in short time.

Langtang Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour is easy, flexible, reliable, and perfect for those who desire to view the mountains and lake but lack time and physical conditions for trekking. So fly with us as excellent mountain vistas, and natural serene awaits you.


  • Transfer to Kathmandu International Airport
  • Fly from Kathmandu to Gosaikunda Lake
  • Fly from Gosainkunda to Langtang Valley for Breakfast
  • Fly back from Langtang Valley to Kathmandu


  • Majority Tamang and Tibetan peoples with Buddhist religion & culture
  • Close insight into the culture and lifestyle of the local Tamang people
  • Langtang Gosaikunda Lake helicopter flight tour duration with landing will be around 2 hours to and from Kathmandu


  • Your personal information will be used for verification with your ID, so please ensure that you enter your name as stated
  • Bring a camera and gear up in warm clothing


  • The hotel pick up time in Kathmandu will be at 6:00am and flight departure will be around at 6:30am
  • Hotel pickup & drop-off (for Kathmandu City hotels only but additional charges apply for accommodations outside the city)
  • Comfortable transportation


  • 85% refund will be issued for cancellations made before the scheduled activity time. Please contact Mount Trails customer service for any refunds
  • No refunds will be issued for no-shows
No of Pax  Price in USD /Per Person
1 person or charter 1300 USD 
2 people Sharing 700 USD per person
3 people Sharing 500 USD per person
4-5 people Sharing 450 USD per person


Day 1Day Tour of Langtang Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour with Landing in Gosaikunda Lake 4,380 m (14,370 ft)

Phase I, Transfer to Kathmandu International Airport
Early in the morning, one of our representatives will receive you from the hotel. They will help you to get transfer to the domestic terminal of an international airport. After going through all airport processes, you will get to the helicopter for an exciting Gosaikunda heli trip.
Phase II, Fly from Kathmandu to Gosaikunda Lake
The Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour begins in Kathmandu Valley. Once the chopper starts to fly, you will be amazed by the breathtaking views of lush green hills and valleys, spectacular vistas of the Dhaulagiri range, Ganesh Himal, and Langtang Ri.
During this aerial tour, you will witness beautiful small settlements such as Dhunche, Syabru Besi, Thadepati, Mangengoth, Kutumsung, and so on. You will also see the beautiful view of Chandan Bari, a dense forest of Rhododendrons and Bamboos. If you are so lucky, you will witness some endangered wild species such as Red Panda, Musk Deer inside the Langtang National Park.
Fly over the jaw-dropping Gosaikunda Lake with this limited-time offer. After landing for a few minutes at the Gosaikunda area, you will fly back to Langtang Valley for breakfast. You will enjoy the wonderful views of the Kynajin Gompa.
Phase III, Fly from Gosainkunda to Langtang Valley for Breakfast
After exploring Gosaikunda Lake, you will fly to Langtang Valley for breakfast. On the way to Langtang valley, once again, you will enjoy a glimpse of the diverse landscape, culture, and nature with a panoramic view of the Langtang Himalayan range. It will take a 10-15 minutes scenic route to Langtang Valley on the chopper. See the famous Kyanjin Gompa trail dotting the oldest monasteries, gompas, and chortens. You will land at Langtang Valley for half an hour for the hot Sherpa breakfast. Enjoy your hearty breakfast and once again get up close and personal with the iconic Langtang and Dhaulagiri mountain range.
Phase IV, Fly back from Langtang Valley to Kathmandu
After enjoying the hearty breakfast with the magnificent Langtang Himalayan range, you will fly back to Kathmandu by Helicopter. The mountain flight back to Kathmandu is truly breathtaking, where your eyes strike with the mind-blowing Himalayan sceneries. With full of great memories, you will head to the hotel in Kathmandu.

Trip Cost Details

Cost Include

  • Airport pick up and drop off.
  • Helicopter Charter cost to Langtang Gosaikund Tour on sharing base (max 4-5 People)
  • Landing at the famous Gosaikunda Lake in Langtang region for short time (for about 10 min but enough time to take a picture and see the mountain).
  • Landing 50 min to 1-hour for breakfast break at  Kyanjin Gumpa with a closeup view high himalayas
  • First Aid kit box and Emergency oxygen availabe inside the helicopter (Additional cost required for personal use of the oxygen cylinder outside the helicopter)
  • Domestic airport departure taxes/fees.
  • All government taxes and service charges.

Cost Exclude

  • Meal (Breakfast/lunch) in Kyanjin gumpa during the trip.
  • National park permit fees of Langtang National park.
  • Life and medical insurance during the trip
  • Personal expense on a trip.
  • Hard and soft drinks during the tours.
  • Tips and all other expenses which is not include on Cost Include section.

Useful Info

How long does it take to reach Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour from Kathmandu?

Gosaikunda is 44 km from Kathmandu. The total Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour takes around 4 hours to complete with landing time.

How long do we land at Gosaikunda?

The landing time at Gosaikunda will depend on weather conditions and forecasts. Normally, we will land in 20-25 minutes.

Do we land at more stops other than Gosaikunda Lake?

Yes, we land at Langtang Valley for breakfast. Since the trip is fairly short, we will stop for a short period only for breakfast.

Is it possible to join any other groups for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour?

If you are a solo traveler, you can join any other groups for a helicopter tour to Gosaikunda. If you want to join the group for this tour, you will need to contact us. We will manage your Gosaikunda Heli tour as per your preference.

What is the weight limit for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour?

Every helicopter flight has a weight limit. The Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour also has a weight limit. Basically, in this mountain flight tour, five people per helicopter. And 100 kg/person is the average weight for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour. Thus, the total capacity of a helicopter is 500 kg. However, if it will be hard to manage weight, we will take an extra shuttle for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour.

Is there any extra extra cost during this trip?

There is no extra cost excepts your snacks, drinks which you need to pay by yourselves. The cost will include hotel pick up and drops, transfer to the hotel, and your permit. All services and taxes are included in this package.

Can everyone do the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour?

Yes, Gosaikunda Lake Helicopter Tour is perfect for everyone: from a child to an older adult. Even if you are physically unable to do the Gosaikunda trek, you can indulge in this wonderful Helicopter tour in Nepal. It is specially designed for those who have time constraints and physical challenges but still want to experience and witness the Langtang region of Nepal’s magical mountain range.

How can I book the Langtang Helicopter Tour?

You can book this helicopter Tour to Langtang Gosaikunda Lake simply sending email  to [email protected] or by calling +9779801169212.

Trip Note

Essentials Safety Tips for Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour

  • Don’t rush to enter or exit from the chopper
  • Always wait for the instructions from the pilot, especially while entering and exiting from a chopper
  • Follow safety protocols that are given to you by guide and pilot
  • Don’t forget to wear seat belts
  • Never put your hand and head out of the window

Personal Checklist for Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour

During the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour, we advise our customers to dress comfortably, which is suitable for the current weather conditions in Gosaikunda Lake. You can wear Closed-toed shoes for landing in Gosaikunda Lake. Typically, during the morning, the temperature falls below the freezing level around the Gosaikunda area. You should also wear and carry high SPF sunscreen as there would be high UV rays at a high altitude. You can also bring light snacks, including some chocolates, dry fruits, or an energy bar.

Here is the list of the items you should bring and wear on the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour

  • Windproof Down Jacket
  • Warm Fleecing Trousers
  • Long Sleeve T-shirts
  • Water Bottle
  • Toiletries (Toilet Paper and Wet Pipes)
  • Sunglass
  • Lip Balm
  • Scarf
  • Camera with Spare Batteries and Memory Card