Highlights: Snow capped mountains of Ganesh Himal, langtang range, Shisha Pangma, Dorjelakpa (6970 meters above sea level), Phurbi Gyachhu, Chhoba Bhamaree (5934 Meters), Gauri Shankar, Mt. Melungtse (7024 meters), chugimago (6398 meters), Numbur (6955 meters), Karyoluong (6 512 meters), Mt. Cho Oyu above 8 201 meters above sea level which is the seventh highest mountain in the world. Gyanchhungkhang Mount (7960 meters), pyramid shaped Pumori Mount (7162 meter), Nuptse Mount (7856 meters), Mount Everest (8848 meters/29,002 feet).
Destinations Covered: Mountain Ranges of Himalayas,
Point of Departure & Arrival: Kathmandu (KTM)
Duration: 3 Hours (Helicopter tour)
The helicopter takes you from the Tribhuvan International Airport towards the east flying parallel to the Himalayan range and finally reaches to the point from where a spectacular view of the Everest can be seen. This 3 hours tour to Everest interesting for children to senior citizens alike. As soon as you take off from Kathmandu airport the Helicopter starts flying to the direction of Everest, meanwhile you will see the Himalayan range on your left. Keep your eyes open with your handy camera to copy the memories to share with relatives & friends back home.
When Himalayas come nearer and bigger your pilot will announce the names of the peaks, also he will provide the profile of the view with the name of all mountains. In the beginning you get a distanve view of Mount Ganesh Himal, Langtang Range, Shisha Pangma with the height of 8,014 meters above sea level. As you fly further popular peaks such as Dorjelakpa (6970 meters above sea level) and snow capped Phurbi Gyachhu etc comes visible.Himalayas comes closer as you fly..When you go further you will see a virgin mountain (never climbed) called Chhoba Bhamaree 5934 Meters, then comes the holy mountain Gauri Shankar.
Your flight keeps moving over the Sherpa home land and see Mt. Melungtse (7024 meters),Chugimago Mount (6398 meters), Mount Numbur (6955 meters). Later on you will see Karyoluong (6 512 meters), then Mt. Cho Oyu above 8 201 meters above sea level which is the seventh highest mountain in the world.
Finally, Gyanchhungkhang Mount with its heights of 7960 meters, next on the right pyramid shaped Pumori Mount (7162 meter) is visible then Nuptse Mount (7856 meters) Now you are already closer to Mount Everest, the top of the world 8848 meters ( 29,002 feet). The Nepalese call it ‘’Sagarmatha’’ means top / head of the world. But Tibetans call it ”Chhomolungma” means mother goddess.
By now you might have learned a lot about Mount Everest. Finally land at Kathmandu airport with probably once in a lifetime memories & special moments of top of the world.
- Hotel to airport and back transfer by car,
- 3 Hours’ Helicopter tour as per the itinerary,
- Heli tour with all necessary safety measures,
- And all taxes and service charges,
- Price as per the request.
Price as per request