Exploring Around Everest Base Camp on EBC Helicopter- Visit Nepal 2020by bikram g. SEO and Content Writer
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is one of the best day tours in Nepal which brings you under the foot of World's Tallest Mountain, Mt.Everest. It is a 4 to 5 hours helicopter tour around the great Himalayas of the Everest Region of Nepal.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour
This heli tour is new as compared to other tours and trekking packages but recently it has gained more popularity. Thus, travelers who want to experience Everest without trekking for days; and who have a tight schedule,, for them helicopter tour to Everest is best.
Our Everest Base camp Helicopter Tour begins from a scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu valley to Lukla Airport (one of the most dangerous airports in the world). While flying towards Lukla, you can observe wonderful views and scenery of the hilly region of Nepal; along with dense forest, rushing rivers, remote villages, wildlife, and more. At Lukla, the helicopter lands for 10 to 15 minutes for refueling.
Sagarmatha National Park
Afterward, it flies towards the Everest Base Camp crossing beautiful suspension bridges embellished with religious prayer flags, Sagarmatha national park, Namche Bazaar, rhododendrons, oaks and pines forest, Tengboche monastery, Gorakshep and finally Everest Base Camp. Landing at EBC is not possible; as it resides over the glacier only during the climbing time and emergency cases landing is possible. But, the helicopter explores around the EBC and summit of Everest for a few minutes.
Leaving EBC, the helicopter flies towards the large black mountain of Kala Patthar (5,644m). It is the highest point for EBC Trek which is famous for a close sunrise view above the great Himalayas. Along with it, you can have a 360-degree panoramic glimpse of the entire Himalayan range. After exploring around Kala Patthar, the helicopter then fly towards Nepal's Highest Altitude Hotel which is located at Syangboche. Everest View Hotel is a Guinness Record Holder of Highest Altitude Hotel in the world in 2004. Here, you can have a seat outdoors and enjoy the authentic cuisine while cherishing the surrounding views and scenery. After completing breakfast, you then return to Kathmandu.
If you want more adventure, you can add Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter Tour to experience a blend of trekking and tour the same time.
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