Same Day Everest Helicopter Tour
This is a sky blazing heli-tour of the Himalayas, it doesn’t get better than this… if you feel you are not ready for a climb to the tallest mountains in the world, watch them from the sky – this is the closest you can get to the biggies…
You are always wanting that astonishing holiday but you are cramped on time & this can play havoc with your plans; you could also be a hardcore adventure lover but you maybe physically handicapped or a senior citizen which can be an obstacle to your vacation…but then this is not the end of things and you soon get to understand – ‘what the hell, why should life stop? time waits for no one’’…and that’s when you’ve decided to make a break for it with an exceptional above the clouds helicopter tour to the most breathtaking mountainous regions in the world – ‘The Everest Region’’ or locally known as the ‘Khumbu’’ full of physical wonders of baffling sights as we view superior snowy mountains (including the king of all peaks – Mt. Everest), freezing glaciers, turquoise mountain lakes at famous Gokyo, out-of-the-way Buddhist monasteries as you hear the echoes of clanging cymbals ricochet across the valleys and quaint Sherpa (an ethnic mountain tribe) villages. When your sky tour is done, your helicopter lands at a luxury mountain resort for an unforgettable commemorative meal of delectable choices accompanied with naturally chilled champagne to remember a noteworthy occasion amidst some of wildest outback’s on earth. We then hop into our helicopter and the curtain falls on our heli-trip with an incredible historical tour of ancient Kathmandu – a city known for its UNESCO declared World Heritage sites. After a short lovable heart warming outing, we make a beeline for home with so much of lovely memories and pictures to put up on the walls of those particular corners of home-sweet-home…Nepal Great Himalaya Treks thoroughly plans your holidays in ways that make your life more happier than it actually is…
Trip Duration: 1N/2D
Package: KTM-EVEREST- Gokyo lakes – & CULTURAL TOUR
Maximum altitude: 5545m
Activities: A sky tour with a nature based excursion and historical cultural S/seeing of the Kathmandu Valley
Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu; Transfer to a 5* property of your choice
You will find our representative awaiting your arrival by displaying a plastic board with your name highlighted in large letters on the board. Our office vehicle will be parked at the airport to pick you up and drop you to your designated hotel. After you’ve refreshed, our tour manager will meet you at the lobby of your hotel to give you an orientation of your program. You can go for a stroll down the streets close by to your hotel to get familiar with your surroundings, come back to your hotel, have supper and get set for Your first overnight in the valley of temples. You will be taken to an ethnic Nepali restaurant for dinner, where you get to enjoy Nepali cuisine and a cultural program.
Heli tour to Everest – Stopovers at Kala Patthar (5545m) & Kongde at (4200m) – return to Kathmandu.
Days 2: Early in the morning we board our chopper and fly eastwards towards Everest Region. Our destination is Everest Base Camp. We get to savor aerial views of Everest at [8,848m], Ama Dablam [6856m], Thamserku [6608m] Kantega [6685m], Lhotse [8501m], and Nuptse [7879m], all world famous climbing peaks with famous successful attempts and stories of tragedies; we halt at Kala Patthar (5,545m) - sublime viewpoints to view Mount Everest up close and the site of the World’s Highest Cabinet Meeting (held on December 4, 2009). After exploring and taking some solid video cam pictures, we leave Kala Patthar and fly towards Kongde Ri (4200m) which has the world’s highest fully catered luxury resort – Yeti Mountain Home, at Kongde. At the resort, we sit out awestruck, with fantastic views of colossal Himalayan Mountains and celebrate the completion of our Everest adventure over a sumptuous lunch of the highest order. Later, we will be flown to Kathmandu for a lovely cultural heritage tour. Overnight at our Hotel in Kathmandu.
Days 3: After Breakfast, we proceed for our tour of Pashupatinath temple and Bouddhanath Stupa. Later at eventide, we check-in to our hotel, freshen up and head towards Thamel’s legendary restaurant ‘Rum Doodle’ for a sumptuous dinner banquet. Overnight at our hotel
Day 4: Depart Kathmandu for home sweet home
Farewell buddies! Should you require any extensive activities, please do let us know. This short trek can be added to an exciting historical tour of the Kathmandu valley by a day; we have a vast array of different programs that will even interest the discerning traveler, our ‘No frills’ prices will certainly not hurt your pockets.
- Airport pickups and drops ina private vehicle
- 5-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu B/B Plan.
- Chartered Helicopter
- All government tax
- Sightseeing as per itinerary
- Passenger insurance
- Cost Exclude:
National park entry permit (NRS. 3,200 per person)
Airport tax (NRS. 200)
Any meals, accommodation or drinks