Gokyo to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight

A helicopter flight from Gokyo to Kathmandu is a convenient and quick way to travel between these two destinations in Nepal. Gokyo is a tiny village that is situated in the Khumbu region, west of Everest Base Camp. This village is renowned for its breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and its peaceful lakes. It is a perfect destination for trekkers and mountaineers who want to experience the beauty of the Himalayas.

To reach Gokyo, you need to take a flight to Lukla and walk for weeks along a difficult path in the rough Himalayan landscape of the Everest Region. Similarly, you have to go through the same route to get back to Lukla after your trek. A Group of trekkers who have recently finished their Gokyo Valley trek can use this helicopter service to save time and avoid the exhausting and time-consuming trip back on foot. This allows trekkers to quickly return to Kathmandu and enjoy the comforts of Kathmandu after their challenging trek to Gokyo.


Highlights during the Gokyo-to-Kathmandu helicopter flight

A helicopter flight from Gokyo to Kathmandu offers unique and astonishing views of the Himalayas and the surrounding environment. You can look forward to the following highlights on your beautiful journey:

  • Flying over the Khumbu region and beautiful national parks.

  • Bird’s-eye views of lakes, rivers, glaciers, snow-capped hills, and icefalls

  • Discover calm and peacefulness at Gokyo Lake.

  • Daily departure from and to Gokyo.

  • Ariel views of the Kathmandu Valley


Group Joining Gokyo to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight

Everest Helicopter Flight offers group helicopter flights and collects travelers on a cost-sharing basis for the helicopter ride. The overall cost of the flight will be split among the group that joins the helicopter trip. By doing so, individuals can now experience the excitement of flying in a helicopter without having to pay the whole price, making the journey more affordable for them.

Furthermore, joining a group flight provides an opportunity to meet fellow trekkers and share your journey with them. Whether you are a solo trekker or a small group looking to make new friends and have a unique bonding experience, our group joining flights offer the perfect solution.

Cost of Group Joining the Gokyo-to-Kathmandu Helicopter Flight

The cost of a group joining the Gokyo-to-Kathmandu helicopter flight is USD 1200 per person. This cost includes the flight from Gokyo to Lukla and ensures a comfortable and efficient travel experience.

No of person Cost per person
1 USD 4200
2 USD 3600
3 USD 3000
4 USD 2400
5 USD 1200


How to Book a Helicopter Flight from Gokyo to Kathmandu

You can book a helicopter flight from Gokyo to Kathmandu through either Airline Corporation or a trusted travel company like Everest Helicopter Flight. We organize daily helicopter services for both private and group flights. For the booking process, you must provide your specific details on the day and time of your travel so that we can plan your helicopter flight accordingly.

If you are traveling alone, we will make arrangements for four enthusiastic people to board a group helicopter journey to Kathmandu. It could take some time. However, if you are in a hurry to get back to Kathmandu, we can arrange a charter flight to Kathmandu from Gokyo.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How long does the helicopter flight take?

The helicopter flight will take around 1–1.5 hours to reach Kathmandu from Gokyo.

What is the maximum number of passengers in a helicopter?

The maximum number of passengers in a helicopter is five people.

How much weight can a helicopter carry?

A helicopter can carry a maximum weight of 500kg.

In case of an emergency, do you have oxygen tanks with you?

The issue won't be with breathing. If so, there is extra oxygen inside the helicopter in case of an emergency.

What is the best time of year for a helicopter flight?

Helicopter flights are preferable during the pre-monsoon (spring) and post-monsoon (autumn) seasons since the weather is more stable during these times.

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