Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour

Mt. Everest and the other stunning peaks of the Mahalangur Himalayan range is something special about the Everest Stopover at the Kalapatthar Helicopter Tour package. Soaring over the cloud and mesmerizing beauties of the almighty Himalayans is the best thing about this Helicopter tour. This Heli trip is one of the amazing ways to admire and get lost with majestic views of the gigantic Himalayan ranges. Everest Stopover at Kalapatthar Helicopter Tour is one of the perfect options for those who don’t have enough time for the long and difficult trek in the foothills of the highest mountains. This is a dream come true package, who is willing to explore and encounter the world-class view with a delicious breakfast in the lap of the stunning Himalayas.

Highlights of Stepover at Everest Kalapatthar Heli Tour

Venture Heli Ride 

The Heli journey will be a 40min long, thrilling experience for everyone. Panoramic views of outstanding scenes leading to Lukla Airport. Reaching  Lukla airport, you will fly over the Sagarmatha National Park home to diverse exotic flora and fauna. Aerial views of lakes, rivers, Sherpa settlements, Khumbu icefalls. The final destination would be a popular vantage point - Kalapatthar. 

Kalapatthar(5,555 m/18,225 ft)

Located in the south of Mt. Pumori. Kalapatthar is one of the incredible landmark stopovers for the magnificent Khumbu region which provides amazing panoramic views of the Himalayas. Kalapatthar is the world’s highest mountain viewpoint to the mighty Mt. Everest and of course, the world’s highest point to hold Webcam- Mount Everest Webcam capturing the summit of Mount Everest.

Breakfast at world’s Highest Hotel

Later, the helicopter takes you back to the Syangboche Airport, which is the world's highest airport. In Everest View Hotel, you will be served a hot and delicious breakfast with a great hour and hospitality from the Sherpa of the Khumbu region. While having breakfast, you will be amazed by the majestic views of giant snow-capped mountains just before your breakfast.

LHN will do its best to bring you back to Kathmandu safely and comfortably. We will make sure that Everest Stopover at Kalapatthar Heli Tour will be the most fascinating and memorable trip of your life. Besides this, Luxury Holidays Nepal offers a fantastic trekking package in Everest Region.

More Highlights of Everest Stopover at Kalapatthar Heli Tour

  • Spectacular views of the Himalayas of the Everest regions such as Pumori, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Tawache, Lobuche, Lhotse, Mt. Everest, and many more giant mountains.  
  • Amazing landscape of the Khumbu region and sherpa and. 
  • Birds Eye views of lakes, rivers, glaciers, snow-capped hills, and icefalls. 
  • Experience one of the best aerial tours in the world. 
  • Flying over the most famous and renowned national park listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site- Sagarmatha National Park. 
  • Helicopters stop at the world’s highest viewpoint, Kalapatthar. 
  • Aerial views of a beautiful village, green valley, an alpine forest of rhododendron and pine tree. 

Luxury Holidays Nepal is offering some amazing and incredible mountain flight packages and Everest Region trekking. You can choose or go for Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Champagne BreakfastEverest for Breakfast, and many more packages to get amazing and incredible views of mountains and Himalayas.

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us.

Trip Facts

  • Trip CodeLHN15
  • Duration4 Hours
  • Pricefrom US$949 / person
  • GradeModerate
  • DestinationNepal
  • Min Pax1 pax
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Outline Itinerary

Day 1 Helicopter flight to Kalapathher / Everest Base Camp: 4 Hours flight

6:30 AM
➺ Pick up from the hotel in Kathmandu and transfer to the airport
7:00 AM
➺ Check-in at the airport and fly to Lukla: 45 minutes flight
7:45 AM
➺ Landing at Lukla - fueling for 5 minutes
➺ Helicopter tour to Kalapattar via Everest Base Camp: 25 minutes flight
8:15 AM
➺Landing at the Kalapattar for 15 minutes. Free time to enjoy the Himalayan scenery with the views of Mount Everest and several other mountains
8:30 AM
➺ Fly to Syangboche for breakfast: 15 minutes flight
➺ Enjoy breakfast with Himalayan scenery: 30 minutes
9:15 AM
Fly to Kathmandu via Lukla: 1 hour 10 minutes flight
10:25 AM
➺ Transfer back to your hotel

  • Max. Altitude: 5,555 m/18,225 ft
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What's Included

  • Airport drops and pick up by a private vehicle.
  • Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp and Kalapattar and return.
  • 15 minutes stop at Kalapattar for sightseeing.

What's Excluded

  • Optional - Breakfast USD 35 per person
  • Everest National park fees USD 30 (around) per person- must be in Cash - pay locally in the Mountain
  • Gratuities and Tips (recommended)
  • Personal Expenses
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Trip Map

Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour Trip Map

Cost included

  • Airport drops and pick up by a private vehicle.
  • Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp and Kalapattar and return.
  • 15 minutes stop at Kalapattar for sightseeing.

Cost Exclude

  • Optional - Breakfast USD 35 per person
  • Everest National park fees USD 30 (around) per person- must be in Cash - pay locally in the Mountain
  • Gratuities and Tips (recommended)
  • Personal Expenses
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Read Reviews

Rated 5 based on 5 reviews

Best Mountain View Ever

Best Mountain View Ever


I had felt the most amazing experience in my life during a helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Kalapatther. It was the most thrilling moments ever I had. When the helicopter took off and headed toward the Everest region, omg! what great views. Everywhere big and large mountains, white snowcapped peaks, everything was very amazing. That all credit goes to the team of Luxury Holidays Nepal as they were all with me in every condition. They were always supportive, helpful, and always great to me. They provide everything that I was searching for with full luxury service and the best flight tour. And talking about the destination it was fabulous and mind-blowing.

Their work deserves an excellent rating, I like to suggest everyone make Heli tour. it is less risky, shortest and fastest.

, France

Breathtaking Everest and Himalayas of Nepal

Breathtaking Everest and Himalayas of Nepal


I must share the trip of Mt. Everest I had last week via Helicopter from Kathmandu. Under the blue sky, the Himalayas were really mesmerizing. After leaving the Kathmandu, I found the landscape of Nepal was very hard and unique. I was at the height above 5000m while exploring the Mt. Everest. We could see different Himalayan ranges from place called Kalapattar.

, United Kingdom

Exploring Everest Region

Exploring Everest Region


Last month, I had a trip with my friend Jacob in Nepal. We had a first time helicopter tour for a day in Nepal. We were much luckier to have a favorable weather. The scenic view of the Himalayas was really astonishing. We saw the mightiest Mt. Everest from the Kalapattar. Not only the Mountain ranges, we also discovered the landscapes as well as avalanches from the sky view. It was really awesome moment we had in our trip. I personally would like to thank Luxury Holidays Nepal for this trip.

, United Kingdom

exploring Himalayas of Nepal

exploring Himalayas of Nepal


It was one of the best Helicopter tours I ever had in my life. The breathtaking view of the Everest region from the Helicopter tour was really awesome. The Helipad landed in Kalapattar which was in the height of 5555m from sea level. You definitely will feel new experience in such a great height. I also explored highest mountain in the world along with the alpine zone and Gokyo valley of Nepal. It was really the best and prefect tour for me. I explored many things that I never had experience before. This tour can be the perfect packages for people having short time in Kathmandu. It was wonderful to have flight in helicopter with team of Luxury Holidays Nepal.

, South Africa

Mesmerizing View of Mt. Everest

Mesmerizing View of Mt. Everest


We were fortunate to see the Mt. Everest while exploring the Nepal tour. Last month I and my family had a luxury helicopter tour to explore the Mt. Everest. I can’t believe that we saw live avalanche from the helicopter while exploring the Khumbu region and Himalayas. After having the aerial view we landed to Kalapattar and explored the beautiful Everest and other big mountains. It was very direful and memorable helicopter tour of my life.

, United Kingdom

1. What Is The Payment Method If We Book Directly Through Your Company?
Once the reservation and travelling dates are confirmed you need to make advance payment which can be paid online by using your card. For the booking of the Helicopter tour, you can follow the link https://www.luxuryholidaynepal.com/heli-tour-in-nepal.html

2. Are There Weight Limits On The Flights?
The helicopter can accommodate a maximum of 5 pax excluding pilots. On a group sharing basis helicopter will depart the minimum requirement of 3 Pax. On a charter, basis a helicopter can accommodate up to 5 Pax. Children above 3 years old can be eligible for a helicopter tour.

3. Is There An Age Limit While Travelling In A Helicopter?
There is no age barrier to experiencing this trip. But in the case of a child, children above 3 years old can be eligible for a helicopter tour. All age groups can experience a helicopter tour.

4. Do You Charge For Kids Coming To Fly With You As Passengers?
Yes, kids are also required to make payments to experience this tour.

5. Are Helicopter Flights Affected By Weather Conditions?
Mountain weather is often unpredictable. It highly depends upon morning temperature and wind on the very same day. We would suggest you make your travelling dates flexible between 3 to 4 days in order to avoid bad weather. If the flight is affected due to weather you can try the next day.

6. How High Could You Possibly Fly And With How Many Passengers?
Most of the helicopters in our fleet will fly above 16000 ft to 23000 ft with a maximum capacity of 5 Passengers.

7. When Is Your Peak Seasons?
March / April / May / September/ October /November / are the peak season for the Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. In those months we announce an everyday fixed departure on our website. If you are willing to travel for the next season please kindly contact us for pre-fixed departure dates,

8. How Can The Middle Ones Enjoy The View When There Is 5 / 6 Person On Board?
Even though we fly 5/6 Pax from Kathmandu, we will do two shuttles with each 3 Pax from Pheriche (Place in Everest Region). If you are more than 3 there will be two flights from Pheriche to EBC each carrying not more than 3/3 persons. This allows you to enjoy the Great views from your Seats.

9. Can We Bring A Camera? Best Camera Lens?
Cameras are permitted on board and recommended. We have found through guest comments that a 35mm with ASA 400 or higher with a wide-angle lens works well.

10. What Should I Wear? Why Do You Recommend Dark Clothes? Will I Be Comfortable?
Clothing should be comfortable and casual. Dark shirts or tops are recommended for photo taking. Bright-colored clothing may put a reflective glare on the helicopter Plexiglas windows which may refract in your photos. Dark clothing helps to eliminate the reflection.

11. Do People Get Sick? Should I Take Dramamine?
Although most of our guests enjoy our flights with no discomfort at all, some guests are prone to motion sickness. If this applies to you, we would recommend taking Dramamine or a similar product. As with all medicines, consult with your doctor before use. All of our flights are sightseeing tours and our pilots take pride in providing the smoothest, safest, and most enjoyable tours available. Helicopters have “Sickness Bags” on board if needed.

12. Am I Guaranteed To See Everything In Your Tour Description?
Tour description is based on what sites have been most requested in the area to be toured. Every attempt will be made by our pilots to cover each site described or requested by you, weather permitting. Pilots will adjust their flight paths for wind and weather. We have many alternate sites to recommend. You will have the very best helicopter tour of Nepal. Again, your safety and comfort are our primary concerns.

100% Guaranteed Departures: Are You A Solo Traveler Or Looking To Join A Group Of Travellers? Join A Group To Below-Mentioned Dates. Booking Is Open For The Following Guaranteed Departure Dates, Find A Suitable Date For Your Trip, And You May Contact Us at [email protected] If The Given Dates Are Not Favorable For You.

Note: During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered. If alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect.

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