Helicopter Tour to Gosaikunda

Gosaikunda is one of the most popular and best destinations for Helicopter Tours in Nepal. This holy land is visited by thousands of tourists as well as pilgrims every year. During the months of Shrawan (mid-July to mid-august), thousands of Nepalese and Indian pilgrims visit this holy place to worship and pray to the supreme god Lord Shiva and Goddess Gauri.

Wait! Gosaikunda is not only popular as the Holy place but it is also a renowned tourist destination in Nepal where numbers of tourists go every year to enjoy a piece of Heaven existing on Earth. The beauty of the Gosaikunda Lake and other associated lakes mesmerize anyone who approaches there. The oligotrophic lakes reflecting the snow-capped mountains, and mostly the treeless hills take your breath away. Gosaikunda is one best destinations with lots of things to do. The most popular are the Trekking and Helicopter Tours. Gosaikunda trek requires long walking while the Helicopter tour is the quickest, and simplest way to approach the Holy land.

Gosaikunda Helicopter tour is the best way to admire the beauty of the entire Gosaikunda region. The flight begins from Kathmandu means you have great aerial views of the entire Kathmandu valley and the surrounding green hills. Slowly the flight goes up and begins to show the panorama of the Himalayas rising above the foothills. The aerial views of the hills, rivers and cannons, settlements, several cultural and historical monuments, ponds mesmerize you. The main attraction of the flight is the aerials of the tho hills and the clouds covering the gorge. The entire flight is breathtaking.

Slowly the treeless hills start to appear and the series of oligotrophic turquoise lakes start to see. The treeless hills are the significance of the Gosaikunda area. Top above the treeless hills at the north the snow-capped Himalayas dominated the background. We land near the Gosai Kunda or the Gosai Pond and start to explore the beautiful Gosaikunda area and visit some nearby associated lakes too. If you are a pilgrim and want to pray and worship, then the time for Havan Puja is also allocated. We take our breakfast at the nearby village and fly back after collecting the lifetime experience and capturing the beauty of the remote and holy land of Gosaikunda.

Spectacular Aerial Views

One of the best attractions of the Gosaikunda Helicopter tour is the aerial views. The beautiful Kathmandu valley and the surrounding hills that locked the entire valley are stunning. More to that, the hills and the ridges hiding behind the fogs and clouds and the cannon between two gigantic hills full f mist are like a fantasy world.

Treeless Hills around the Gosaikunda Area

Gosaikunda is the Himalayan land and the lakes are frozen almost for half of the year. For more than 4 mounts, the snow covered the entire area. The significance of the Gosaikunda and the ridge around the Holy ponds are no trees and somewhere a few small bushes. The isolated desolate of the Gosaikunda is boring or disgusting. Unlike other remote areas, Gosikund is a calmful plate. The area is both serene and shrine.

Biggest Pilgrimage in Nepal and the popular destination for holy travelers

Nepal is the most popular destination for the holy tour among Hindus and Buddhists from all around the world. Gosaikunda is one of the religious sites in Nepal where numbers of Hindus make the religious tour. As per Hindu Mythology, the lakes around the Gosaikunda area are believed to be a footmark of Lord Shiva. 

During the month of Shwran (Mid-July to Mid-August), every year, thousands of pilgrims come to this holy place to worship and pray Lord Shiva and Goddess Gauri.

For more Religious and Spiritual Tour In Nepal check the link: https://www.luxuryholidaynepal.com/religious-and-spiritual-tour.html

Gosaikunda and associate lakes in the Ramsar Site in Nepal

Gosaikunda and the associated lakes with the area of 1030 Ha is the Highest altitude Ramsar site in Nepal with an elevation of 4700m after Gokyo lakes and the associated lakes. The Gosaikunda and the associated lakes are the oligotrophic lakes and this is the main reason that Hindus called the water of the lakes pure and holy water due to its huge benefits.

Highlights of Gosaikunda Helicopter tour

  • Spectacular mountain vistas of the sky touching peaks of Langtang Range
  • Stunning landscapes from the top of the snow capped-mountains through treeless hills to the lower basin of the Hills
  • Beautiful cannon and the basin between the two giant hills filled with the mist and clouds
  • Beautiful oligotrophic lakes in the Gosaikunda Area (More than 12 including Saraswoti Kunda, Vishnu Kunda, Surya Kunda, Bhairava Kunda, etc.)
  • The mouth of the Trisuli River swallowing the Melting snow and the freshwater of the Gosaikunda and other associated lakes
  • Aerial views of the Mountains, hills and the basin
  • Amazing time spent in the Gosaikunda region, etc.

Gosaikunda Helicopter tour Cost Details

This package is designed for the basic needs and requirements of travelers. Almost all necessary costs are included in the package. For more clarity check the inclusion and exclusion list.

Gosaikunda Helicopter tour Departure Time

Usually, The departure time for a Helicopter tour to Gosaikunda is 7:00 am. in case of bad weather and technical problems, the departure time may be changed or the flight may be postponed or canceled. Otherwise, the flight takes off as per the fixed departure time. for confirmation of the Helicopter departure time for the Gosaikunda tour, please check the confirmation letter or tickets.

Trip Facts

  • Trip CodeLHN135
  • Duration1 Day
  • Pricefrom US$250 / person
  • GradeEasy
  • DestinationNepal
  • Min Pax1 pax
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Outline Itinerary

Day 1 Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour: 2 Hours flight by helicopter

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 Gosaikunda: 30 minutes flight
7:30 AM
➺ Landing at the Gosaikunda Lake and visit Langtang Village for breakfast. Free time to enjoy the Himalayan scenery with the views of several other mountains: 1 hour
8:30 AM
➺ Fly back to Kathmandu.
9:00 AM
➺ Transfer back to your hotel

  • Max. Altitude: 4,380 m /14,370 ft
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What's Included

  • Airport drop and pick up by a private vehicle.
  • Helicopter tour to Gosaikunda Lake and return.
  • 1 hour stop at Gosaikunda for sightseeing.
  • Permits for the tour.

What's Excluded

  • Gratuities and Tips (recommended)
  • Personal Expenses
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Trip Map

Helicopter Tour to Gosaikunda Trip Map

Cost included

  • Airport drop and pick up by a private vehicle.
  • Helicopter tour to Gosaikunda Lake and return.
  • 1 hour stop at Gosaikunda for sightseeing.
  • Permits for the tour.

Cost Exclude

  • Gratuities and Tips (recommended)
  • Personal Expenses
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

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 the 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 Gosaikunda 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  Person On Board?
Even though we fly 5 Pax from Kathmandu, we will do reshuffles and 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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