Everest Helicopter Tour is a luxury excursion and exploration of the amazing Everest region. This tour starts from Kathmandu airport and goes to the Everest region on a chartered helicopter. Here, we talk about the best time to do the Everest base camp helicopter tour.
The flight takes off and flies towards Lukla where it stops for fueling and then goes higher towards the Everest base camp and Kalapatthar. You can spend a few minutes taking pictures of the amazing Everest and other mountain peaks standing right in front of you. Later, you can have breakfast at a wonderful mountain resort at Syangboche with a view of Mt. Everest and other mountain peaks in the Himalayas.
This is a lifetime experience of the Everest region in a very short time and the memory will stay with you forever. This flight is fully equipped with oxygen cylinders for every passenger on board for safety purposes as there is a huge elevation gain in almost no time.
Best Time to do Everest Base Camp Helicopter TourAs a high-altitude adventure, the adventure can be an ideal experience during certain times of the year. The best time to do Everest base camp helicopter tour is between March to May and September to November. Since the weather in the high mountain remains uncertain, it is always good to decide the time wisely. The spring and autumn seasons are the best time to go for the advanture.
The monsoon and winter seasons do not suit the adventure as these times have some extreme weather conditions. It is heavily wet and foggy in the monsoon whereas the winter is freezing high up in the mountains. So, the months from June to August and January and February are not the best time to do Everest base camp helicopter tour.
Highlights of the TourThe helicopter tour is a short day exploration of the Everest region of the Himalayas. When you go on the tour, you will get to enjoy several amazing highlights. It includes mountains to mountain villages. Let’s take a look at those highlights of the adventure.
- 4 Hours Trip from Kathmandu
- Flying to the incredibly adventurous airstrip of Lukla
- Breakfast with the View
- A lifetime experience of exploring the mountains
- Breathtaking Himalayan view
These highlights are only some of the overall experience of the adventure. The entire experience of the tour cannot be expressed alone in words. It is an experience that you go through and live with for your life.
A perfect mix of luxury and adventure, the tour sounds a bit more costly than other adventures. But this is certainly a worthy adventure to go for. In addition to being time-effective, this adventure will give you the experience to cherish for your lifetime.
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