Everest Helicopter Tour VS Mountain flight

0 Comments 10 Sep 2018 ADV

The question has risen, “Does it make any differences between the Everest Heli tour and Everest Mountain flight?” of course yes, the flight duration and the price plays the vital role to distinguish between them.

The travelers around the world dream to capture each and every moments of the Everest region. The feeling of joyous and satisfaction would make the life beautiful.Thousands of travelers chose Everest Heli Tour because it has become of its increment in the popularity around the globe. Also, travelers who have very tight schedule and price go for Mountain Flight.

Depending upon current ranking, Everest Heli tour leads the Mountain flight tour and it’s obvious because most travelers which to go to Everest Base Camp once in their lifetime.

Flight Duration: Everest Heli Tour Vs Mountain Flight

Everest Mountain Flight

It’s a short trip of 1 hour to the Everest region. Plus point of this trip is that you will be in a group where you get chance to talk with travelers around the globe. The fanjet consists of around 25-30 seats. The window view provides stunning and remarkable natural photographs to the brain.

Buddha Airline, Tara Airlines, Yeti Airlines are some of the airlines company for the domestic mountain flights. As soon as the flight takes off from the Tribhuvan Airport, you can observe glorious Kathmandu valley, rivers and forest areas. Also, you can witness Mount Manaslu, Langtang, Ganesh Himal and many other small mountain ranges during the flight to Everest region.

This is a direct come back trip. As soon as you complete the trip, you will be certified with an appreciation certificate.
Everest Heli Tour

The trending and famous tour in the world, Everest Heli tour lands in front of world’s highest peak, Mount Everest. The tour duration is 4 to 5 hours. The flight takes off early in the morning around 7 am. The helicopter takes off from Kathmandu Airport and lands at Lukla for fuel purpose.

Lukla is the famous town in the Everest region. Every food items and other require things are taken from Lukla to higher elevation. After short time break at Lukla, the flight continues flying towards Kalapather.

As you go to higher elevation, you may feel lack of oxygen. So, we carry oxygen with us in the helicopter. The Everest Heli Tour gives the complete guaranteed lifetime pleasure.

The Lukla Airport, Tengboche monastery, Mount Lhotse, Mount Ama Dablam and Ganesh Himal are the main attractions of the tour. Landing at Kalapather, you will be given 5-6 minutes of time to click photos and enjoy with the beautiful scenario.
Photographic Opportunities and Mountain View.

Everest Mountain Flight

Photography from plane is not as your expectation. Sometimes, the clouds block the scenario the lightening condition and overall flying of the plane brings hindrance during the photographic process.

You can take short lens having a circular polarizer that results to get fabulous shot during the flight. Also, you can go to the cockpit where you can sit behind the pilot seat. The aerial view from the cockpit is marvelous.

Everest Heli Tour

There is nothing to worry about the poor shot during the Everest Heli Tour. The thrilling experience in the Helicopter towards the Everest region above the mountain ranges is lovely.

As soon as you land on the Kalapather, Mount Everest welcome your flight and you get amazing lifetime memorable clicks.

Mountain Flight

The cost is very cheap in comparison to the Everest Heli Tour. If you don’t have much more time, then Everest Mountain Flight is best for you.

Most local people go for this trip because the tour is cheap. Also, the view during th flight is stunning.
Everest Heli Tour

The best package to capture and witness the high Himalayas and natural scenario is the Everest Heli Tour. If you want to reach in front of Mount Everest once in a lifetime, this tour is best option for you.

Cost of Plane Everest Mountain Flight

Every airlines have the same flight cost for Everest region. The airplanes are coated with airframe which includes weather radar. The flight fare is:

For Nepalese: NRs 11300
For Indian: INR 7100
For other nationalities: USD 200 (including transfer fee on a private vehicle)

Mount Everest Heli Tour Cost

If you join in a group, the flight cost reduces to 800-1500$. But the cost is 3300-3800# for private trip. The flight fare is:

1 pax: USD 3895 per people
2 pax: USD 1945 per people
3 pax: USD 1295 per people
4 pax: 1145 per people


Whether you go for Everest Heli Tour or for Everest Mountain Flight, our dedicated team crew is ready to guide and handle your trip. Feel free to contact us any time.The dream os seeing Mount everest via helicopter ride is wonderful always.

general, The plane flights lasts for just 45 minutes and the helicopter flight lasts for over 4 hours with stops. landing at Kalapatthar and Everest Base Camp is life time dream come true. Also take breakfasts at Hotel Everest View with greatness of Everest region vistas.

Source: Adventure Discovery Travel and Treks Blog update

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