Do you want to conquer the mountains?? But don’t have enough time? Don’t worry! Whatever the problem, the answer is the legendary Nepal Helicopter Tour!
Live your best days of your life in Nepal and make your days count. And there is no better choice than heli tour in Nepal to accomplish your adventurous adrenaline rush in short period of time. Whether it’s the stunning 360 degree view of mountains or exceptional aerial view of city of temples Kathmandu, or spectacular view of greenery and wildlife in Chitwan, the destination is heli tour in Nepal.
The unique geography of Nepal begins from zero level in the flatlands of the eastern region & rises to the highest point of Mt. Everest. The gorgeous sceneries of stunning majestic Himalayas and facing the world’s highest peak is one heavenly view you to remain for lifetime. Nepal is well famous for the best trekking experience for the rugged yet spellbinding sceneries and more.
The fertile lands in the south known as the ‘Terai’ also boast of abundant wildlife that’s extraordinary to view from your helicopter. The ‘City of Lakes’ Pokhara with its beautiful lakeside town perched like a baby in the laps of the stunning Himalayas is of course, the center for tourism.
Nepal has so many beautiful spots that are not accessible by land & heli-tours would be just the kind of trip to warm your holiday spirits. Nepal can be your authentic ‘helicopter country’’ under such circumstances. But some people have neither abundant time nor fit body or age for such adventure. Helicopter tour is the boon of science in this era and technology which now solves the problem. It gives people to accomplish their adventure thirst in short period of time and most suitable for their health. In addition to it, the heli tour takes your trip to next level by letting you experience the awe-inspiring aerial view of stunning Himalayas and other places. You can enjoy the jaw dropping scenery from bird’s eye view at much for a fair price.
Your exciting Nepal Helicopter Tour takes off from the Helipad located at Tribhuvan International airport. The unique, exciting and delightful helicopter tour packages are “Everest Base camp/Kalapathhar tour” that takes you to the base of world’s highest mountain. This trip also provides complementary breathtaking views of snowcapped mountains along the way. Similarly, the “Muktinath heli tour” takes you to the famous pilgrimage site Muktinath temple in no time and gives you the tranquil environment that you can always enjoy. The “Kathmandu helicopter tour” displays the aerial view of the city flying over Thamel, Royal Narayanhiti Museum, Singa durbar, Pashupatinath temple and more. In the similar manner, helicopter tour in Nepal also comprises the tour to Langtang region and Lo manthang (upper mustang region).
The helicopter services industry in Nepal is a well-established air enterprise. There are eight companies operating Helicopter services in Nepal. Many categories of helicopters are used for various purposes mostly for tourism and rescue service. The pilots are highly experienced professionals with thousands of flying hours experience in Nepal’s rugged landscapes. These helicopter companies have excellent reputations and proven track records for dependable emergency and rescue flight operations. Helicopter Tour is undoubtedly a satisfying way to explore the mystical abodes of the Himalayas where the God is said to reside, in the exceptional beauty of Nepal.
The Russian MI-17 -the most frequently seen helicopter which is a large bird capable of transporting 04 tons of cargo & can fly to an altitude of 5000m.
Ecureil AS350B -can reach altitudes of 5,000 m and known as a flightier of Everest base camp. Their capacity is 5 passengers. If landing altitude above then 5000, it can carry only 3 passengers. It offers more visual points & is easy to maneuver around the Himalayas.
Kawasaki BK-117- It offer a lot of visibility from different angles.
The Bell 206B III Jet Ranger helicopter – It is also well known for its Himalayan exploits
Some of the most desired places for helicopter tour in Nepal are:-
Time Duration: – 02:30 hrs. + 00:30 hr. (Ground time)
Your breathtaking experience over the scintillating highest peak of the world starts at the Tribhuwan International Airport. The journey is full of rich and abundant natural sceneries of Nepal. From the aerial view of kathmandu valley, you will be gradually flying over the gateway of Everest region, Lukla . Then we will proceed towards Syanboche and Tyangbocha which are known as lap of Sagarmatha.
Here you will be given couple of minutes at the Everest view hotel. This is quite a place to capture the Himalayas in 360 degree view. Alternatively, you could have some ground time at Lukla where you’ll have the opportunity to take some more photos and interact with the Sherpas.
You will then fly towards the Everest Base Camp where you will finally come in front of the mightiest mountain, Mt. Everest. Along with this you will also witness other magnificent peaks like Mt. Pumori, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Lhotse and Mt. Nuptse. The moments you capture of amazing vistas of the Himalayas will stay with you lifelong. The feeling of standing right in front of the majestic mountains and flying over these vistas is truly an awe-inspiring experience one will never forget.
After this stunning experience you will fly back to kathmandu. Along with the aerial view of the city of temple, you can further enjoy the valley and experience the beauty of Nepal.
Time Duration: – 01:30 hrs. + 00:30 hr. (ground time)
Langtang region lies in north of Nepal( Nepal-China border). The upper Lantang valley is dominated by the no of high himalayas including Langtang range and Lirung (7246m). The region has over 70 glaciers including Ganesh Himal and high altitude lakes like Parvatikunda, Gosainkunda, Dudhkunda and Bhairavkunda. The valley has been expanded up to the Tibetan border, was declared as a national park in 1976. Langtang National park is also major object of attraction of this area with a wide variety of flora and fauna.
The exciting heli tour to Himalayas of Langtang initiates from Kathmandu and ends in Kathmandu. Flying above the exotic cities of the Kathmandu valley, we will land at Ghore-Tabla, where your journey to Langtang region begins. In this half an hour ground time, you will be ensured the best time of your life. The stunning view of Langtang village and the vicinity inhabited by Sherpas will captivate your heart. Then we follow Kyanjin; yak pastures & encounter the quaint villages. From Kyanjin will fly back Kathmandu.
Duration: – 03:00 hrs. + 00:30 hr (ground time)
Annapura Base camp Heli trekking is one perfect choice to ensure your time to be fully glorified. The tour initiates from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Then you will be landing to Chormong, the gateway to ABC. This flight is perfect opportunity to view the splendid view of Annapurna Sanctuary. The close view of majestic Himalayas like Mt. Dhaulagiri. Ganesh himal, Manaslu, Lamjung himal will cativate any traveller’s heart. You can also capture the scenic beauty of nature while we fly over exotic lakes like Begnas, Rupa and Phewa lakes. The aerial view of marvelous Marshyangdi River is another main attraction of the fight. This heli tour enables one to capture the breathe taking panoramic views of beautiful Mountain range & surroundings of the Valley. Finally we fly back to Kathmandu through the Stream of Trishuli River.
Duration: – 01:30 hrs. + 00:30 hr. (ground time)
Join the adventure and fun exploring the aerial sightings
Chitwan National Park is one of the most popular tourist destinations. This wildlife tour especially designs to explore rich flora and fauna of lowland of Nepal at Chitwan National Park. Actual adventure makes the package for those visitors who have not sufficient time and very eager to watch the Chitwan national park wildlife. This is the first national park in Nepal; established in 1973 and granted the status of world heritage site in 1984. It covers area of 932 km sq located in the subtropical inner Terai lowlands of south-central Nepal in the Chitwan District. Chitwan National park has three basic vegetation types-open grasslands, vegetation and hardwood (sal) forest. We try to cover to visit all of this vegetation through by Chitwan wildlife safari packages for any wildlife lovers. The park has declared flora and fauna including 57 different mammals like the Asian elephant, one horned Rhino, Bison and the Royal Bengal Tiger.
The Chitwan National park is also considered a paradise for more than 450 different types of birds with excellent views. There are 47 different reptiles including Python, Gharial and Marsh Mugger crocodiles. We explore Tourism arrange special Chitwan wildlife safari tour packages include such an adventure safari activities known as Nature walk, elephant safari, canoeing trip, elephant bathing, bird watching tour, jeep safari tours as well as local village visit. Rich wildlife, popular jungle safari activities as well as serene ambience make Chitwan an ideal destination for wildlife safari tours in Nepal.
Let your spirit soar to places you have only dreamed of. Imagine a scenic aerial that will take your breath away!
The mythical heaven on planet, Rara lake is one of the most desired place for heli tour in Nepal. It is the largest lake of Nepal. The blue colored fresh water under open sky of fluffy clouds is one scenic view. The roaring pine trees and sunny rays reflecting pearls in the water is scent on gold. The trek to this region is dangerous and risky. So, many people prefer helitour to witness this true beauty of nature situated in western region of Nepal.
The tour begins from Kathmandu. You’ll be flying to Nepalgunj airport for Re-fueling. After Re-fueling, you’ll be glancing over the sky of western Nepal towards Rara Lake in the North. Flying over the western province offers you “nowhere in earth” views of mountains, hills, local colonies, and many other miniature lakes.
After the stunning experience, you will fly back to kathmandu.
Rara lake heli tour is the perfect destination to relish your inner soul.
Gosainkunda Lake by helicopter is also another adventure to try during your trip in Nepal. Gosainkunda is a popular Pilgrimage Lake developed by the water of alpine Himalayas. This lake is very popular among Hindus & Buddhists. People do puja, holy bath & Havan at the bank of Gosainkunda Lake for their spiritual belief. This trip also provides close sights of the beautiful mountains in Langtang range.
This tour begins from Kathmandu & concludes on Kathmandu after landing at the reservoir of the Lake. A break of half an hour is offered at the reservoir for any puja, Havan or holy bath. The trip will take the total time of 2 hours. The tour provides the views of Manaslu Himalayan Range, Ganesh Himal, Shisapangma, and the gorgeous cliff landscape. A beautiful fair is organized every year in the JanaiPurnima (One of the ritual celebrations) in august. A large number of Hindu & Buddhist devotees make their pilgrimage and bath on Gosainkunda Lake.
Since the heli needs only a small landing space. Time and destination are flexible as your requirement.
We have trained and certified guides who can speak good English. They can tell you more about the culture and importance of each destination during the helicopter tour. So, please don’t hesitate to ask your curiosities to learn more about Nepal and enrich your knowledge more of our beautiful country.