Mount Trails

Langtang Helicopter Tour

  • Trip Duration1 Days
  • Trip GradeEasy
  • Max. Altitude3,900 m (12,795 ft )
  • Cost Starting FromUS$ 1500
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle
  • Max. Altitude: 3,900 m (12,795 ft )
  • Min. Group Size: 2-5 pax
  • Helicopter Landing Point : Kyanjin Gompa village


  • Aerial views of the himalayas, hills, stunning landscapes with sky touching peaks of Langtang range. 
  • Explore the Kyanjin Gompa and Langtang valley at the shortest time possible within an hour.
  • Views of mountains like Mt. Langtang, Mt. Lurung, Ganesh Himal, Lakpa Dorje, Yala Peak, Naya Kanga, and Mt. Gaurishankar
  • Visit the local villagers, Kyajin Monasteries and cheese factory as well

Langtang Helicopter Tour is an amazing approximately 1 and 1/2 hours including ground time at Kyanjin Monastery 3,900 m (12,795 ft ) to the beautiful Langtang Kyanjin Gumpa village to and from Kathmandu.

We begin our heli ride from Kathmandu means you have great aerial views of the entire Kathmandu valley and the surrounding green hills. Slowly the flight goes up and begins to see the panorama Himalayas rising above the foothills. The aerial views of the hills, rivers and the cannons, local settlements, several cultural and historical monuments, ponds mesmerize you. The main attraction of the flight is the aerials of the tho hills and the clouds covering the gorge is breathtaking. A scenic flight out and into Kathmandu can be done any time of the year.

Despite the setbacks, Langtang is still recognized as one of the most loved travel destinations in Nepal. The Langtang National Park is Nepal’s first Himalayan national park and the country’s fourth protected area. The park carries an evergreen beauty of nature containing trees like oak, maple, and pines. Rhododendron flowers bloom all over the forest around the Spring. It is linked with Tibet Autonomous Region, in the north. The boundary follows two of the famous rivers, the Bhote Koshi and the Trishuli River. Langtang Lirung (7,234m), Langtang Ri (7,205m), Dorje Lakpa (6,966m), Loenpo Gang (6,979m), and Changbu (6,781m) are some of the highest peaks from the Langtang mountain range. 

We land at Kyanjin Gumpa village. Upon landing at Kyanjin Gompa, we will go for a short visit to the Kyanjin Cheese Factory which was established by the Nepal Government to support the Tamang culture and lifestyle. Once you are on the ground, the Buddhist prayer flags welcome you along with beautiful local settlements mostly made by stone and wood. The place is mostly inhabited by Tamang people. With a stopover time of 45min, it will be more than enough for us to interact with a few locals, take some memorable pictures, and visit Tibetan style monasteries enclosed by snow-capped mountains. 

The Kyanjin Gompa is the main attraction of the Langtang Helicopter Tour in Nepal, if not, it surely one of the exciting experiences of the trip. The Kyanjin Gompa lies in the foothill of Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, and Langshisha Ri peaks. After having our breakfast at Kyanjin, the tour comes to the end as we fly to Kathmandu airport. 

This short day trip to Langtang Kyanjin Gumpa village by helicopter is organizes by Mount Trails at a reasonable price including breakfast and necessary trekking permits. Join us for an amazing Langtang Helicopter ride and get an authentic experience of a lifetime.

No of Pax                                 Price in USD / Per Person
1 Pax or Charter USD 1500
2 Pax  USD 750  per person 
3 Pax  USD 500 per person 
4-5 Pax  USD 300 per person


Day 1Day Helicopter Tour to Langtang and Kyanjin village in Nepal

Phase I
Drive to Domestic airport and take off from Kathmandu to Langtang Kyanjin Gompa village by Helicopter that takes about an hour to reach. Passing over hills, beautiful mountains, lush forest, local villages, and finally we reach at beautiful Kyanjin Gompa that located at an elevation of 3,900 m (12,795 ft ) from the sea level.
Phase II
Once we land at Kyanjin Gompa, you will be served a hot cup of tea or coffee with some snacks, enjoy the views with the the hot breakfast in mountain. You will have 20-30 minutes of time to explore this magical land of the mountain village Kyanjin. The entry to Kyanjin Gompa is mostly made up of stones and wood. The posters of Lord Buddha all over the walls reflect peace and positivity.
Our next destination will be the Local Cheese Factory. The factory produces organic and fresh Yak cheese After breakfast and plenty of photographs of this beautiful place, we return to the helicopter and prepare to return to Kathmandu.
Phase III
After enjoying all the scenery, we get ready to take a scenic mountain flight back to Kathmandu, enjoying the close-up views of some of the world's highest mountains, and their landscape. Upon arrival, you will be picked up by one of our airport representatives and drop you off at the hotel.
Get in touch with us [email protected] or for more information about this trip today connect us +977 9801169212 (Whatsapp)

Trip Cost Details

Cost Include

  • Free transport to and from the Airport to the hotel
  • Emergency oxygen availabe inside the helicopter. (Additional cost required for personal use of the oxygen cylinder outside the helicopter)
  • Mountain breakfast at Gosaikunda and National Parek fees
  • Covering Passenger insurance
  • Company service charges and all government taxes. 

Cost Exclude

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

Useful Info

FAQs about Langtang Gosaikunda Lake Heli Tour

How long does it take to reach the Langtang, Kyanjin Gompa Heli from Kathmandu domestic terminal?
With this helicopter ride, it will takes around 45 minutes to reach the Langtang Kyanjin Gompa from the domestic terminal. Visibility level may contribute to time instability.

Is there an age limit for Langtang Helicopter tour ?
There is no age barrier to experience this trip. But in case of a child, children above 3 years old can eligible for a helicopter tour. All age groups can experience a helicopter tour to Langtang Kyanjin Gompa.

Am I garanteed to see everything in the tour description ?
Well, every attempt will be made by our pilots to cover each site described or requested by you, weather permitting. Pilots will adjust their flight depending on the weather conditon. We have many alternate sites to recommend if incase of bad weather. You will have the best helicopter tour of Langtang Gosaikunda Lake. Again, your safety and comfort are our primary concerns.

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

Safety Rules & Tips

  • We will make sure you are safe during the heli tour and enjoy every second. However, there are few things that you have to do for a safe and satisfying venture. Read below to know the things, you can do during the Langtang Heli Tour.
  • Before the takeoff, you will get informed about things you should do and don't while entering and exiting the helicopter. Listen to your captain and be attentive.
  • Do not approach the helicopter from behind. You can approach the helicopter after the signal of the captain. 
  • Doble checks all the belongings before leaving as it is your responsibility to take care of your things. 
  • Smoking inside the helicopter is prohibited. You are also not allowed to smoke within 50ft of the aircraft.