In Nepal, going to remote corners of the Himalaya by helicopter is a pleasurable and exciting activity and can reach altitudes well in excess of 5000 m.The Himalayan range in the north has more than 100 peaks that are over 6000 m, of which 8 summits are among the world’s tallest, and of course, the one and only Mt. Everest is not to be missed. The fertile land in the south known as ‘Terai‘ boasts of abundant wildlife. To add more luxury touch to your itinerary, we will have champagne breakfast on Everest – it’s a dream come true for those willing to experience and encounter the world class food in the lap of the highest mountain of the world.
The regular 30 minutes morning flight takes you from the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu to the Lukla Airport, and the gateway to Everest. A helicopter shuttle waits for you to take you for the aerial view of the mountains such as Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, the snow-capped hills, the glaciers and the lakes.
The helicopter after making a round at Everest for 15 minutes stops by at Kongde for the world class breakfast. Have your breakfast with champagne to celebrate the best moments in the Himalayas. Spend your ground time at the highest altitude, witnessing the mountains, the snow, and the beauty of the place. You have about two hours break for breakfast and to captivate the best moments and enjoy the sight of truly glossy snow-capped mountain ranges. The heli then takes over and you are ready to return back to Lukla on a 15 minutes flight again. You will have a scenic 30 minutes regular flight back to Kathmandu bidding farewell to the mountains from Lukla.