Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, one of the best, easiest and shortest ways to reach close to world highest mountain at 8,848 m and 29, 028 ft that rise high as number one peak on this planet.
Mt. Everest located towards Far Mid East of Nepal which is at Latitude of 27, 98 60 65, and Longitude 86. 92 26 23 with 27° 59’ 9.8340” North and 86° 55’ 21.44 28” in the East, falls within high and scenic Khumbu area, Mt. Everest with several names in Nepal known as Sagarmatha while Sherpa call Chomolungma, in early last 18th Centaury in 1865 was known as Peak XV, before it was christened to Mt. Everest.
Everest Base Camp helicopter Tour is not just a ride for scenic mountain views where one can witness great beautiful landscapes of Nepal also as flight towers high above rolling green hills and valley dotted with farm villages and neat tended terraces.
Adventure takes you on nice spacious seated helicopter that can carry maximum of 5to 6 person, as Helicopter can fly above maximum of above 6,000 m to 7,000 meters high in some special emergency history records it flew above more than 7,000 m highest one to rescue sick mountaineers on route Mt. Everest climb.
Everest base camp helicopter tour starts at early morning when it is clear and fine for flight as well for magnificent views of Everest and other wide range of peaks then heading towards Far North Mid-East into high skyline above hills and valley to land around scenic Khumbu at impressive view-points for refreshing breaks or breakfast.
Air tour continues above forested area of Tengboche and its colorful monastery heading towards arid and barren country to land at Everest base camp right beneath world highest peak and its massive flow of Khumbu Ice-fall and glaciers.
If landing is not possible at Everest base camp (where Heli-pad often changes due to movement of glaciers with ice and rock falls), then landing at excellent view point right at the base of Kalapathar Hill where one can have stunning close views of Mt. Everest and surrounding high peaks.
After a great exciting time and experience on the highest place of the world, then return back to Kathmandu with few (time permitting) short stops on route to catch local culture around Sherpa village.
Truly an enjoyable and most fascinating short and swift adventure on Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour, where beautiful memories of this wonderful trip hunts you forever after a grand moments on the roof-top of the world.