Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour

Trip Highlights

  • Spectacular Everest Himalayan range including holy Pumori, Cho Yu, Loa Tse, Nupse and Mt. Everest
  • Fly over the amazing landscape of Khumbu region, Sherpa land
  • Capture Wonderful alpine zone, surprising Gokyo Lake
  • Excellent Himalayan glacier range of Khumbu region
  • Stop at the world's highest Himalayan vantage point, Kalapatthar
  • Fabulous Heli Flight to the most popular Everest region in Nepal

Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour is one of the most rewarding ways to experience grandest Everest region. Flying with helicopter to the highest mountain viepoint in the world, Kalapattar and capturing mightiest Mt. Everest ( 8848m) will definately delight you. We not only see the Everest and other mountain peaks, but also celebrate breathtaking landscapes, glaciers, freshwater lakes and avalanches during our Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour. This Heli tour to Kalapattar is for those who want to avoid long and tiring Everest Base Camp Trek and those who are confined by the time but still passionate to see Mt. Everest, the top of the world. 

Kalapattar ( 5555m) is the highest point to witness incredible sunrise and mountain views in Everest region. It is also the best mountain viewpoint in Everest region in Nepal. The Kala Patthar (5555 m), meaning 'black rock' in Nepali, is a mountain in the Nepalese Himalayas near Mount Everest Base Camp just above Gorekhshep. It appears as a big brown bump below the impressive south face of Pumori (7,161 m/23,494 ft). Many trekkers in theEverest  region attempt to summit Kala Patthar, since it provides the most accessible point to view Mt. Everest . It is interesting fact that we can  not see Everest from Everest Base Camp. The views from almost anywhere on Kala Patthar of Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse are spectacular. During our Mount Everest special Helicopter tour, we make a stop at Kalapattar and give time to enjoy the Himalayan scenery and capture the images of Mount Everest and other world highest peaks in their mind and camera. Your eyes and the cameras will be stunned to capturing such marvelous views of the giant summit including the top of the world, Mt. Everest.

The take-off begins from Kathmandu airport. The six-seater helicopter with an experienced pilot will accompany us during this Heli tour flight to Everest or Kalapattar. We spend about 4 hours in exploring the entire Everest region. We land at Kalapatthar and spend 30 minutes there. After an exploration of the entire Everest region, we fly back to Kathmandu airport. 

Trip Facts

  • Trip CodeLHN15
  • Duration1 Day
  • Pricefrom US$1150 / person
  • GradeModerate
  • DestinationNepal
  • Min Pax4 pax
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Outline Itinerary

Day 1 Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour: 4-5 Hours flight by helicopter

➺Pick up from the hotel in Kathmandu and transfer to the airport
➺Helicopter tour to Kalapattar
➺Land the Helicopter at Kalapattar. Free time to enjoy the Himalayan scenery with the views of Mount Everest and several other mountains
➺Fly back to Kathmandu by helicopter.
➺Transfer back to your hotel

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

  • Airport drop and pickup by private vehicle.
  • Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp and Kalapattar and return.
  • One hour stop at Kalapattar for sightseeing.
  • Permits for the tour.

What's Excluded

  • Commercial filming charges (Normal video Camera are permitted without additional cost).
  • Any extra cost

Trip Map

Everest Stopover at Kalapattar Helicopter Tour Trip Map

Cost included

  • Airport drop and pickup by private vehicle.
  • Helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp and Kalapattar and return.
  • One hour stop at Kalapattar for sightseeing.
  • Permits for the tour.

Cost Exclude

  • Commercial filming charges (Normal video Camera are permitted without additional cost).
  • Any extra cost

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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