Sangbuche Heli Tour

This will be your unforgettable Heli tour as close to Mt. Everest as you can reach in a day. The flight takes off from Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. Flight direction will be east parallel to the Himalayan range. Pilot guides you on the way. From the above picturesque Sherpa mountain villages, Gompas (monasteries), Emerald mountain lakes and spread snow capped mountain glacier views are mesmerizing. You can see closely Mt. Everest, Khumbu Himal, Ama Dablam, Kantega, Nuptse, Lhotse, Pumori, and more peaks. If you fly during climbing season, you may also have the opportunity to see colorful-tented camps of expedition groups on the mountains.

Syangboche is a small village, which lies above the Namche Bazaar (3,450m). It is one of the well-known sites for the tallest sky dive in the world. Syangboche can be reached by 1 hour’s helicopter flight from Kathmandu and a hour’s walk from Namche Bazaar. Syangboche airport is the airport located at the highest altitude in world.

You will fly from Kathmandu to Lukla, which takes about 45 minutes to reach at Lukla, and ground time is 10 minutes where chopper stop for refueling. After that, you will fly for Everest Base Camp (Kalapatthar). It takes about 25 minutes there will be a brief stopover for 5 mins at Kalapatthar – 5,545m (the site of the World’s Highest Cabinet Meeting) for you to take pictures. From Kala Patthar, you can get the closest view of Mount Everest. After flying from Kalapatthar about 15 minutes, you will be having breakfast at the Syangboche and the estimated ground time at Syangboche is 20 minutes. Then, you will board the helicopter from Syangboche-Lukla –Kathmandu that takes 70 minutes.

  • Airport transfers with escorts by Private Vehicle
  • Everest Heli sightseeing
  • Breakfast at Syangboche
  • National Park Permits
  • Nepal visa
  • Any other airfares and airport tax
  • Any other service in Kathmandu (Hotel, Transfers, Tours and meals)
  • Tips, any expenses of personal nature (laundry, internet, beverages, telephone etc)
  • Any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation due to weather condition/road blockage or any reason
  • Your insurance and Medical expenses
  • Any other hotels, tours and transfers
  • Trip Duration:  3.1 hours ( Depends upon weather)
  • Activity:  Sightseeing & Photography
  • Start in:  Kathmandu Domestic Airport
  • End In:  Kathmandu Domestic Airport
  • Passenger:  1 -6 persons
  • Ground Transportation:  Arrange as per request
  • Best Time to Fly:  February-April/September-December
  • Refueling:  Lukla
  • Breakfast: Syangbouche

Trip Facts

Trip Duration
1 day ( Approx 3.1 hours)

Max Altitude

Best Month
Feb- Apr/Sept-Dec

Soft Adventure


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Our Services:

Summit Trooper Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd. also specializes in providing a broad spectrum of quality emergency assistance services to its clientele, which are enumerated below.

  • Travel Assistance & Swift Medical Evacuation
  1. Arrangement of well equipped and powerful helicopters – Ecureuil (now Airbus) AS350, B2, B3 Series, Bell 206B III Jet Ranger for swift medical evacuation from different parts of Nepal, escorted by ARS’ official doctor / nurse if required.
  2. Arrangement of stretchers on Commercial flights


  • Medical Coordination / Arrangement of Medics
  1. A 24/7, 365 days a year Emergency Response Centre in Nepal.
  2. Doctor and (or) nurse visit to the hospital / hotels.
  • Arrangement of the best hospitals appropriate for the medical condition of the patient
  1. Arrangement of Ground Ambulance Services
  2. Prompt medical updates, medical reports, forms, documents, GOP placement and payment services provided


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  2. Credit facility of up to a maximum of 30 days.
  3. Booking/transfer to Hotel.
  4. Arrangement of local transportation.
  5. Arrangement of flight tickets if required.
  6. Arrangement of translator on need basis (subject to availability)
  7. Arrangement for extension of Visa if and when required.
  8. Arrangement of repatriation services



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