Helicopter from Kathmandu to Lukla

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  • Duration 5 Hours
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Destination Nepal
  • Max. Group Size 5

Helicopter from Kathmandu to Lukla is the easiest option to reach Lukla from Kathmandu. Lukla is almost 137 Kilometer far from Kathmandu. It takes approximately 50 minutes to reach Lukla from Kathmandu by Helicopter.

Lukla is one of the beautiful Sherpa settlements of Everest region with an elevation of 2800 meter above the sea level. It is trekking starting place for all treks, climbing, and expeditions of Khumbu region including the Everest base camp trek.

It is well-known that Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter flight is very comfortable way to enter Lukla. During this flight, you can explore the most enchanting views of mountains like Mount Everest, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt Lhotse, and other renowned Himalayas of Khumbu region.

During the Peak season, the direct flight from Kathmandu to Lukla is unavailable due to the high air-traffic. So, there will be the flight from Manthali Airport to Lukla. The Manthali Airport lies in Ramechhap district of Nepal. It takes almost 5 hours to reach the Manthali Airport from Kathmandu. You need to wake up in the mid night almost at 1:00 Am and take a road transportation. Then, you will reach on time to Ramechhap in order to take an early morning flight because the early morning flight means the sure flight. Therefore, the travelers wish to charter the Helicopter from Kathmandu to Lukla for avoiding this long road travel and get into Lukla very easily and quickly. It would be very comfortable to begin their trekking without any rush.

As Lukla lies in the high-altitude place. The weather condition is unpredictable. It fluctuates very quickly. As a result, there is the high possibilities of cancelling the flight and it affects the schedule of trekkers, climbers, and so on. Hence, Kathmandu to Lukla by Helicopter is considered the best option for any purposes like trekking, expedition, climbing, and just for exploration.

Besides, Rising Adventure offers the Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter flight cost is reasonable. The Helicopter price is different on the basis of private and group joining trip. The group-shared Helicopter cost is cheaper while comparing to private Helicopter fare. 5 travelers excluding a pilot can seat in one Helicopter.

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    5:30 am to 6:00 am

    One of the representatives of Rising Adventure will pick you up from hotel where you stayed and take you to the Domestic Airport at Kathmandu.

    6:00 am to 7:00 am

    Our representative will provide the boarding pass after check-in the Airport. Then, you will wait for the Helicopter.

    7:00 am to 8:00 am

    Now, you are ready to take Helicopter. The Helicopter will be in front you and ready for take up. You can go inside it. It takes approximately 50 minutes to reach Lukla from Kathmandu by Helicopter. During the flight, you can enjoy the marvelous mountain views.

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    Cost Includes
    • Hotel Pick-up and drop- off services
    • Licensed and experienced Pilot
    • Kathmandu to Lukla Helicopter Charge on group-shared basis
    • Nepal government tax
    • Service Charge
    Cost Excludes
    • Your personal expenses
    • The cost that is not included in the ‘cost includes’ section
    Things to Know

    Why to choose Helicopter instead of ordinary flight from Kathmandu to Lukla?

    • Due to the poor visible weather, the regular aeroplane flight may delay or cancelled. In such a situation, a chopper is very usable. So, it can take you to Lukla safely and your trip will be gone on as per your schedule.
    • The poor weather impacts lesser on Helicopter than the aeroplane.
    • The aerial views of Mount Everest and other stunning mountains can be seen more closely and clearly while comparing to aeroplane.
    • You can save your time and take enough sleep if you choose the Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Because you need to wake up in the mid night and go to Manthali Airport, Ramechhap for catching an ordinary flight to Lukla during peak trekking season for avoiding the air-traffic.

    Precautions for Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lukla

    • Fasten your seatbelt while riding in a Helicopter
    • Do not get out from the seat while riding
    • Do not throw the garbage while riding
    • Smoking is prohibited during riding
    • Follow the instruction of a pilot before entering and exiting the Helicopter
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