Heli tours in Nepal are the shouldn’t missed things to do for those who are looking for an aerial view of Mountains, villages, plain paddy fields, jungles and hills. Helicopter companies offers scheduled & chartered helicopter tours in Nepal. Helicopters also has been use for rescue service from the Himalaya.
Nepal, also known as the country of Himalayas, is located in South Asia. Apart from being famous for its rich cultural heritages, Nepal has many snow clapped mountains that are above 8000 meters. People come to this beautiful country for trekking, for climbing the distant Himalayas, for understanding the adverse flora and faunas and to get in touch with the nature thoroughly.
Hills and Mountains area are the best places to explore by Heli tours in Nepal.
Half of the people who generally visit Nepal either go for trekking or climb the beautiful Himalayas. But if you are not ready for any adrenaline activities yet want to see those alluring natural scenarios, then Chartered Helicopter Tour is the best option. It will not just save your time but also help you see those mesmerizing scenic beauty without any effort.
Nepal has many beautiful mountains in the north whereas the western part is enriched with green and lustful hills. You will get to experience the heat in the southern part. The fertile land in the south known as ‘Terai’ is full of abundant wildlife. There are many monasteries to cover during your trip and many cultures to cope with during your trip here. Helicopter Tour will make you close with every activity that you want to cover during your visit to Nepal.
As you can book a helicopter and travel across Nepal, here are the best places you should not miss during your Tour:
Mt Everest Helicopter Tour
Mt. Everest, also known as the highest mountain of the world, lies in Solukhumbu. This tour starts from Kathmandu, the capital city, and gives you a quick glimpse of the Mt Everest from the top. You will also get to see other mountains that lies on the way. It will take you past across the beautiful village of Sherpa and Lukla, which is the gateway to the Mt Everest. During the Everest Helicopter Tour above, the flight goes over the Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorakshep and Khumbu glacier to reach the Base camp of Mount Everest. It will land in Everest base Camp or Kala Patthar, the world highest meeting point.
Due to altitude threat, you will be given maximum of 5 minutes’ time in the Base camp whereas on your way back, you will be given 20 minutes’ of time in Everest View hotel to closely observe the mountain and for a quick breakfast. This Everest Helicopter tour is bound to make you left speechless due to its magnificence. This is a once in a life time experience you shouldn’t miss.
Annapurna Sanctuary Helicopter Tour
As Nepal is full of beautiful mountains, one shouldn’t miss visiting Annapurna range which is famous for its gorgeousness. Annapurna Base Camp is the most famous trek route of Nepal. Many people come here just to watch the majestic landscape that falls on the way to the base camp itself. This region is also habituated by indigenous people of Nepal who are rich in culture as well. This place is full of floras and Faunus along with abundant natural resources. Annapurna Base camp by helicopter is the easiest and fastest way to see Mt. Annapurna and its range from Annapurna Base camp.
A flight of lifetime, Annapurna Range has some most beautiful mountains like Mt. fishtail. Mt. Annapurna, Mt Annapurna II, Mt Dhaulagiri. You will get maximum of 30 minutes on the Annapurna Base Camp for a breakfast break. Holding on longer could be serious high altitude threat. This tour will take total time of 2 hours and starts from Pokhara airport, which is a gateway to the mountains on the west.
Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour
Gosaikunda, which lies in Langtang National Park, located at an altitude of 4,380 m. (14,370 ft.) in Rasuwa district. It is an alpine freshwater lake that lake melts and sips down to form the Trishuli River and remains frozen for six months in winter October to June. It is one of the most visited sites of Nepal and also has a huge religious value. The Helicopter Tour only takes 20 minutes from Kathmandu. During that 20 minutes, you will be able to enjoy the amazing view of different peaks and mind-blowing scenario of the green dense hills. During this trip, you’ll get to fly towards Kyangjing Gompa, land for half hour to visit the famous Kyanging Gompa and Cheese factory. Langtang helicopter trip is one of the best short helicopter tours in Nepal.
Muktinath Helicopter Tour
Muktinath, which lies in Mustang, is one of the most beautiful places of Nepal. There are two ways to reach there, either by Jeep or a helicopter. Helicopter tour will not just save your time but will also provide you a greater aerial view of the mountains and deep gorges. If you are here for a shorter period and want to visit the temple which lies on the highest altitude of the world, then Muktinath Helicopter Tour is the best option. The tour starts from Kathmandu or Pokhara and will take you to the northern part of Mustang on a very short period. You can step out, visit the temple which carries a greater essence for both Hinduism and Buddhism, bathe in 108 temples and watch the nonstop burning flames. You will also see apple orchards and the cold waves will be sure to make your trip spellbinding.
Rescue operations through Helicopter in Nepal
When people go for trekking and climbing some of the biggest mountains of Nepal. One might suffer from altitude sickness or get injured during their trip. Helicopters in Nepal also operate rescue operations and save the trekkers life. If you are travelling on your own and get injured, make sure you contact your agency or embassy in case of help. Message can be passed through the HRA radio system, police radio system, and the National Park radio system or at local airports or army camps. An immediate rescue helicopter will be sent to your spot. So far, these helicopters have rescued many travelers and saved their lives. Once you are saved, you are brought to the capital or nearest biggest city for your better treatment.
If you are willing to explore more of Nepal’s other destinations, you can contact us for different Helicopter Tour Services directly.