Mt Everest Helicopter Tour
4 Days / 3 Nights
On the day of your helicopter tour you will first fly from Kathmandu to Lukla for a brief refueling stop. Then you will fly to Everest Base Camp where you will stay around 15 minutes. Next stop will be Syangboche. You will have breakfast here at the Everest View Hotel just above Namche Bazaar with a spectacular panoramic view of the Khumbu Himalayas before returning to Kathmandu.
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Day 1. Arrive Kathmandu (-/-/-)
After landing at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by our guide who will then transfer you to your hotel. If time persists, you can either discover your surroundings or relax at the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 2. Everest Helicopter Tour, back to Kathmandu (B/-/-)
Early in the morning, pick-up from the hotel and drive to Tribhuvan Airport. Board the helicopter and fly to Lukla – short stop at Lukla for refueling. Then fly to the Everest Base Camp (Option: Kalapathar). Depending on weather conditions the helicopter will stay for about 15 minutes then fly to Syangboche (3,780m) to the Everest View Hotel. Breakfast at the hotel witnessing some great mountain panoramas. Then fly back to Kathmandu where our representatives shall transfer you back to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 3. Kathmandu Sightseeing (Spare Day) (B/-/D)
Today, after breakfast we will set off for a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu visiting the prominent UNESCO World Heritage Sites like the Kathmandu Durbar Square, the Pashupatinath Temple at the banks of holy Bagmati River, Swayambhunath popularly known as ‘Monkey Temple’ and ‘the largest Buddhist Stupa’ Boudhanath. Later on, return back to the hotel, get refreshed and head towards an authentic Nepali cultural restaurant for farewell dinner in the evening. (Today is also the spare day in case the flight got canceled on day 2 due to the bad weather. In this case the sightseeing will take place on day 2.) Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 4. Departure (B/-/-)
You will be transferred to Tribhuvan International Airport approximately three hours before your flight departure. A day to bid farewell to this glorious country situated in South Asia. While waiting for your flight, you can make plans to venture to other destinations within this majestic country in the near future.
The itinerary may be subject to change depending on circumstances.
PRICES AND INCLUSIONS
4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS FROM £2,845 per person
based on 2 people travelling together
The price includes:
Twin sharing accommodation in a double/twin room in 4 star hotels in Kathmandu,
Quality private air-con vehicles & experienced drivers for all transfers and sightseeing.
Mt Everest Helicopter Tour to Everest Base Camp.
Highly experienced, helpful and friendly government licensed English speaking guide,
Permits and fees.
Meals as stated in the itinerary without drinks (B/L/D) = (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner).
The price does not include:
Return flights from the UK to Nepal. Request a quote from us.
Anything not specifically mentioned above.
Optional tours, camera fees.
Tips to the guide and driver.
Visa fee for Nepal.
Personal costs such as drinks, laundry, etc.
Peak season surcharges
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