Nepal offers some of the best helicopter tour to explore the mighty Himalayas in a short period of time. Walking all the way of trekking routes is long duration and needs physically fitness. So, helicopter ride is the best option to be at the high elevation in short period of time in luxurious way.
Helicopter ride not only offers the Himalayan views, it offers an aerial watching options of beautiful landscape, farming lands, villages and cities. Helicopter sightseeing tours gives insight about the city in short period of time. For a group travellers such as family and friends groups, heli ride is the affordable tour. Nepal offers some top helicopter tours for mountain views and religious journey.
For time limited persons and physically not fit for walking persons, Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour is the best option to see the world’s highest peak Mt Everest(8848m). Many people has dream to see the world highest peak but not possible because of time and health. Everest heli ride tour within 3 hours is the wise selection. The helicopter tour starts from Kathmandu airport via domestic sector and lands at Lukla airport in Everest. After fuel arrangement Helicopter flies to Kalapathar (5545m) just infront of Mt Everest from where you will enjoy the Everest, Lhotse and other several peaks. This helicopter tour package is most famous helicopter tour in Nepal. It’s a short and luxurious way to reach at the 5545m elevation without any problem. The helicopter lands for 10 minutes at the top and flies back to Kathmandu. A helicopter tour carries 3 to 5 persons in a flight.
Popular as Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour is operated based on Pokhara and Kathmandu airport. For the exciting views of snow capped mountains in short period of time in less budget in compare to Eveerest heli ride, this Annapurna Helicopter is the best option. During the Annapurna helicopter flight you can enjoy the views of Annapurna, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Fishtail and other several peaks. Annapurna base camp helicopter tour is the fastest way to play with snow and be at the elevation above 4000 meters. This tour is best during March-May and September to December. During the spring season, beautiful forest of Annapurna range can be seen.
Langtang Helicopter Tour
The cheapest and fastest way to reach in the snow land is the Langtang Helicopter tour. It is just and one hour helicopter ride with 30 minutes of hiking and playing snow. Langtang helicopter tour gives you short option to reach in the lap of the Himalayas and fly near the mountains. Langtang Himalayan range is the nearest Himalayan part to the north of Kathmandu. For the 5-6 persons, this tour can be arrange in 2000 USD. For group tour, this helicopter trekking is best way to explore mountain peaks.