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Helicopter to Namche Bazaar

Searching for the best alternative tour from Kathmandu to Namche? Take a look at our splendid helicopter tour package to Namche.

The Kathmandu to Namche helicopter tour takes you to the serene Namche village at 3,440 meters. The adventurous flight over the stunning mountains and hills lasts for 50 mins. So, you can also save a lot of time during your luxurious Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar Helicopter tour.

The exciting helicopter flight can accommodate up to 5 people. You will have a comfortable ride to Namche Bazaar.

Also, the chance of flight cancellation is very low. The helicopter tour operates considering the suitable weather for a flight. So, you can enjoy the flight over the snow-capped Himalayas without any concerns.

Your tour starts as a private vehicle will escort you to the Tribhuvan International Airport. Eventually, you will board the flight and head north towards the great white Himalayas.

As the journey begins, you will have views of the green hills, rivers, and settlements of people. Finally, you will arrive in the Everest region where the glistering Himalayas welcomes you upon your arrival.

The helicopter tour to Namche Bazaar is once in a lifetime experience. So, if you made up your mind on are planning a holiday tour to Namche. We can arrange a Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar.

We provide the best services during your helicopter tour to Namche. You will also have the option to take a private helicopter flight or join a group for the helicopter tour.

Finally, here are some of the detail information regarding the helicopter tour. It will help to have a closer look and understand the splendid helicopter tour package.

Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar Helicopter Highlights

  • Up close views of the highest mountain peaks in the world, including Mount Everest
  • Enjoy the aerial view of World Heritage sites in the Kathmandu valley
  • Stunning views of the admirable and majestic snow peaks.
  • Thrilling landing experience at Namche Bazaar Helipad.
  • Bird’s eye view of beautiful settlement and surrounding landscape at Namche.
  • Easy and comfy flight over the urban city of Kathmandu to tranquil Namche Bazaar.

Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar Price

The cost of a helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar varies accordingly. It depends upon the private flight or a group joining flight basis. So, you can witness a difference in the cost between them.

Private helicopter Flights

The cost for a private helicopter tour from Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar costs about $3,000. Generally, the private helicopter flight is a lot easier and comfortable.

You can also manage more time and explore the beautiful landscapes of the Everest region. In addition, a private Helicopter tour ensures the least chances of any flight delays. So, it will enrich your experience during your scenic mountain flight to Namche.

Group Joining Helicopter Flights

It will cost you around $6,00 for joining a group on your helicopter tour from Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar. The cost for the group joining helicopter flight depends on the cost sharing method. So, it is one of the cheapest and affordable alternative option for the helicopter tour to Namche.

If you are a solo traveler, the Group joining helicopter flight would be best for you. It will assure a timely flight and also save you a lot of budgets.

Helicopter to Namche Bazaar

How to Book Helicopter flight to Namche Bazaar from Kathmandu?

You might be in a bit of confusion regarding the booking procedure. So, we will help you get a brief insight into booking your helicopter flight to Namche Bazaar.

You can book a helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Namche from Airline Corporations. On the other hand, you can also book the tour with us at our travel agency. You can also book online. We arrange safe and comfortable helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Namche on a day to day basis.

Also, for a smooth flight, you need to provide us with your detail information. So, we can arrange a private or group joining flights according to your preference and the time you have.

You can contact us on our website for further information and queries.

Why Should You Choose the Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar Helicopter tour?

  • The helicopter tour offers you views of splendid mountains.
  • It provides the opportunity to explore the peaceful Visit Everest Region.
  • It offers the aerial views of quiet sherpa village and Sagarmatha National Park.
  • The helicopter is also equipped with a stock of supplementary oxygen supplies.

Best Time for Kathmandu to Namche Helicopter Tour

The Helicopter tour from Kathmandu to Namche is doable throughout the year. There are four seasons in Nepal Summer, Winter, Autumn and Spring. Among them, Autumn (September-November) and Spring (March-May) offer the best weather conditions.

During these months, the chances of snow and rainfall are to a minimum. So, you can enjoy a great flight with a cloudless sky and great visibility. Also, the temperature at the high Himalayan regions remains mild and stable.

So, the season of Autumn and Spring is the peak season for the Helicopter flight to Namche. Likewise, the number of travelers is also very high during this time around.

On the other hand, you can also book their helicopter flight to Namche in Winter and Monsoon. It will allow you to avoid the crowd and busy trails. Likewise, you also enjoy the most in these seasons as they have their own charm and aesthetic to them.

How Safe is the Helicopter Tour from Kathmandu to Namche?

We manage the Helicopter tour from Kathmandu to Namche with a lot of precautions. In addition, we have pilots with a lot of knowledge and experience in the field. So, we can assure you a safe flight from Kathmandu and on your way back from Namche Bazaar.

However, the weather condition at the Himalayas is always unpredictable. So, you might have to face strong winds, rainfalls, and snowfalls.

Thus, in such cases, we have emergency landing sites stationed at various places. These reliable helipads will ensure your safe and comfortable landing.

In addition, our pilots know the exact actions and precautions for such circumstances. So, you don’t have to worry about it at all. Your safe flight experience is our concern and top priority.

Helicopter to Namche Bazaar

Other Helicopter tours on the Everest region

There are alternative options for a helicopter tour in the Everest region. These helicopter flights are available according to your preference and time of need. Pick and drop services are also provided by our travel agency during the course of the tour.

You can contact us on our email or our official website for any kind of support. Finally, here are the other options for a scenic helicopter flight on the Everest region.

Helicopter Flight from Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp via Everest View Hotel

It is a scenic 50 minutes mountain flight from Kathmandu (1,400m) to Everest Base Camp (5,380m) via Everest View Hotel (3,400m). Like any other helicopter flight, your journey begins from the airport at Kathmandu. After your arrival at Everest View Hotel, you will commence a scenic 10 minutes flight to the Everest Base Camp.

It is suitable for trekkers with a bad physical condition. They will also have the opportunity to experience the Everest Panorama. So, anyone can commence the Kathmandu-Everest view hotel-Everest Base Camp helicopter flight.

This scenic helicopter flight will allow you to observe stunning mountains including Mt. Everest and landscapes.

Kathmandu to Everest View Hotel helicopter

The helicopter flight to Everest View Hotel is a scenic 45-50 min flight over the mountains. The total distance from Kathmandu to Everest View Hotel is around 138 km. So, the helicopter tour is the fastest way to experience the stunning Everest region.

This Flight is suitable for travelers who are short on time. It is also a better option for those who do not have the physical condition to start a trek. Therefore, it an efficient option to enjoy the scenario of the Everest region.

A helicopter from Everest Base Camp to Lukla

Everest Base Camp is one of the major destinations of the Everest region. So, many travelers and trekkers start their journey to reach their goal to conquer the Everest Base Camp trek. However, sometimes certain circumstances may hinder you from walking back to the Gateway, Lukla.

Thus, if you face such a situation on your trek you can take a Helicopter flight from Everest Base Camp to Lukla. The scenic flight will take 20 minutes to reach Lukla from the Everest Base Camp.

You can still enjoy the beautiful views of the mountains, rivers, and landscapes in your short ride.


Can I interact with the local sherpa during the helicopter tour to Namche?

Yes, you can definitely interact with the local Sherpa people during your landing at Namche Bazaar. However, the encounter will be short with the natives of the Everest region. So, you must make the interaction a memorable one.

Can I book a Helicopter flight to Mt Everest?

No, you cannot book a flight to the summit of Mount Everest. The helicopter cannot operate efficiently on such high elevation of the Himalayas. So, to conquer the summit of Everest you need to start the Everest expedition with proper physical training.

Can I get a discount on the helicopter flight tour from Kathmandu to Namche Bazaar?

Yes, you can definitely get yourself a discount depending on your group size. We will make sure to plan and customize the price of the tour as per our company’s policy.

What is the weight limit for Kathmandu to the Namche helicopter tour?

The weight limit for the helicopter flight to Namche is 500kg. The helicopter can accommodate 2 pax, 3 pax, 4 pax and 5 pax for a tour from Kathmandu to Namche. 5 pax is the maximum accommodation for the helicopter tour to Namche. However, the pax may vary according to the weight of the passenger aboard.

What are the book requirements for EBC Heli Tour?

To book the helicopter flight to Namche, you must provide us with your detail info along with a copy of your passport. In addition, you must make sure to pay 20 to 30 percent of the total cost prior to the flight.


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