Everest Helicopter Tour | Royal Penguin Adventures

Everest Helicopter Tour

Day 01: Arrive to Kathmandu: Transfer to Hotel:
Flying to Kathmandu along the northern border of Nepal on a clear day is in itself an exciting and memorable experience as exotic panoramic view of snow-capped Himalayan peaks sprawls before you. We meet you at the airport and escort you to hotel, which is approximately 30 minutes drive from International airport.

Day 02: Heli tour to Everest:
Early in the morning you board the chopper and fly eastwards towards Everest Region. Your destination is  Everest Base Camp. Enjoying aerial views of Everest [8,848 m], Ama Dablam [6856m], Thamserku [6608m] Kantega [6685m], Lhotse [8501m], Nuptse [7879m],  Kala Patthar (5,545m). Later we’ll drive to Nagarkot: Nagarkot is situated 32 kilometers, 1.5 hrs drive east of Kathmandu at an altitude of 2,175 meters. The panoramic view of the major peaks can be seen from here. This place is also famous for viewing sunrise and sunset.

Day 03: Drive back to Kathmandu via Bhakatpur
After taking in the fabulous sunrise view in Nagarkot, you head towards Bhaktapur. En route you pass through quaint villages and farmsteads.  You get to explore Bhaktapur city’s Durbar Square, Dattareya Square and Taumadhi Square. Attractions at the Bhaktapur Durbar Square include the medieval Palace of 55 Windows, Golden Gate, Nyatapole Temple and several other ancient monuments. Bhaktapur is also famous for its pottery. You can witness potters busy at their work at the Pottery Square. Thereafter, you resume your sightseeing tour to Pashupatinath temple and Bouddhanath Stupa.

Day 04: Departure:
Transfer to airport for final departure or continue your onwards trips. Tour ends with THANK YOU!

2-4 pax: $4,200

5-8 pax: $2,880

9+ pax: $2,680

Duration: 4 days
Max elevation: 5364 m
Activity: sightseeing, helicopter flight
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Brief Itinerary

Day 01:
Arrival to Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.

Day 02:
Heli tour to Everest. Drive to Nagarkot.

Day 03.
Drive back to Kathmandu via Bhakatpur

Day 04:


  • Airport transfers and escort
  • Accommodation at Aria Boutique Hotel & Spa or Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa
  • Helicopter flight
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Entry fees
  • Government taxes

Not included

  • Nepal Visa
  • International Flight
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu & Nagarkot
  • Any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation / road block due to any reason
  • Extra baggage charges
  • Any expense of personal nature, telephone calls, laundry and tips
  • Travel Insurance