Gorakshep to Kathmandu Helicopter service is a great pickup and drop off facility in the Everest region. This helicopter service is a blessing for those who do not wish to trek all the way to Lukla from Gorakshep for a flight back to Kathmandu. The reverse helicopter service from Kathmandu to Gorakshep is also available.
The total distance from Gorakshep to Kathmandu is 151 kilometers and the stunning helicopter ride takes about an hour to cover the total distance. You will significantly reduce your trekking schedule by 4-5 days. The non-stop departure from Gorakshep will take you to Kathmandu on a single day.
The scenic helicopter ride provides you with the incredible views of the Himalayas. You will also get to observe the green hills and the unique Sherpa settlements. The view of the local people cultivating and raising animals will give you a perspective of the human life in the Everest region.
Gorakshep is the last stop before the Everest Base Camp and a meeting point of many trekkers. The views of the Everest Mahalangur Himalayan range from the helicopter ride is awe inspiring. The helicopter ride is non stop and stops only at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
If you have a limited time on your schedule, the helicopter pickup and drop off service from Gorakshep to Kathmandu is ideal for you. Our Gorekshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter service is also fruitful for those trekkers who fall sick and cannot continue the remainder of the trek. Read further for detailed information about the Gorakshep to Kathmandu helicopter service.
Why Take Our Gorakshep To Kathmandu Helicopter Service?
Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter is an excellent luxury travel option. After a long trek, you can relax and take a return helicopter ride from Gorakshep. You can also skip 4-5 days of trekking by taking the helicopter ride from Kathmandu. This luxury travel on a helicopter is quite a popular option among trekkers in the Everest region.
Injuries, sickness and emergencies
Many trekkers fall sick in the Everest region due to altitude sickness. If the altitude sickness persists, you might need evacuation to a lower elevation immediately. In these conditions, you can take the Gorakshep to Kathmandu helicopter service.
Moreover, you might also get injured while trekking. Leg cramps, ankle twist, muscles spasm, and others are quite common. These injuries need immediate treatment and thus the Gorakshep to Kathmandu by helicopter service is a blessing for these trekkers.
Great aerial views
Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter is also ideal if you want to observe the magnificent aerial views of the mountains. The stunning panoramic view of Everest Mahalangur mountain range is enchanting.
This ride also serves as a mountain tour in the Everest region. Hence, this is another reason why you should take this Gorakshep to Kathmandu helicopter service.
The various prices includes and excludes for the Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter ride service are as follows:
- Gorakshep to Kathmandu Helicopter service and vice versa
- Bottled water
- Emergency oxygen
- Items not mentioned in the price includes
- Meals and drinks
- Other costs
Contact us for details.
Different Ride Options for the Gorakshep to Kathmandu Helicopter Service
Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter is available as a group joining tour. The group joining helicopter ride makes it easy and accessible for all travelers. It also reduces the waiting time by a significant time. A group has a maximum of 5 people in it.
The total price will get shared among the passengers hence the individual cost reduces significantly. You can take a group joining helicopter flight for an effective and accessible ride. There are fixed departures dates for this ride and you should book as early as possible to reserve seats.
Private Charter Helicopter Flight
Private charter helicopter flight is an incredible private helicopter ride from Gorakshep to Kathmandu. However, this helicopter flight is hard to schedule as it is a private ride. You can contact us with you scheduled date for the private helicopter ride.
This helicopter ride is perfect for you if you want to travel with a loved one or your family. If you are travelling alone it is better to join a group for the helicopter ride from Gorakshep to Kathmandu. This ride is a blessing for those trekkers who get injured or encounter some health issues like altitude sickness at Gorakshep.
Gorakshep to Kathmandu Helicopter Service - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. What is the elevation of Gorakshep?
Gorakshep has an altitude of 5,164 meters from the sea level.
2. How long does it take for the Flight From Gorakshep to Kathmandu by helicopter?
It takes around an hour for the flight from Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter.
3. What is the total distance from Gorakshep From Kathmandu?
Gorakshep is 152 km away from Kathmandu.
4. Where is Gorakshep located?
Gorakshep lies in the Everest region of the Solukhumbu district in Nepal.
5. What is the maximum numbers of passengers for the Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter service?
The Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter service can accommodate a maximum of 5 passengers with the total weight of 500kg.
6. What are the Helicopter pilot’s and crew’s credentials?
Our pilots and crew are well trained and have years of experience flying in the mountains. Pilots go through special training regarding the high Himalayan conditions. We have the best pilots and crew who are friendly and will serve you with a smile.
7. Where does the Gorakshep to Kathmandu by helicopter land?
The Gorakshep to Kathmandu by helicopter lands at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
8. What Happens in case of any delays or cancellation?
We only make flights on a clear weather day. In case of any weather related delays or cancellation, we reschedule the flight for the next favourable day. If the rescheduled flight do not match your timings, you will get a refund according to our cancellation and refund policy.
9. Is Oxygen available in the flight in Case of an Emergency?
There are oxygen available in the flight in case of an emergency.
10. Does the Gorakshep to Kathmandu by Helicopter service charge gets reduced in off-seasons?
Yes, you will get cheaper rates at off-season trips. You can also join our fixed departure for a discounted price on the trip.