Pheriche to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight

Pheriche is the halfway point of the whole Everest Base Camp trek. This means you would have to trek for almost a week more to reach Kathmandu, ending your trek. However, with Pheriche to Kathmandu helicopter flight, you can reach Kathmandu in only an hour. This option provides a convenient and time-saving alternative for trekkers who may be short on time or prefer not to spend another week on foot.

The helicopter flight from Pheriche to Kathmandu not only offers stunning aerial views of the Himalayas, but it also allows trekkers to quickly travel from the rugged mountain terrain to the bustling city life. As you fly above the majestic peaks, you can reflect on the incredible journey you have just completed, looking at the beauty and challenges of the Everest Base Camp trek.

Highlights during the Pheriche to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight

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

  • Local towns, bazaars, museums, and encounters with indigenous cultures and traditions such as Manirimdo

  • Astonishing views of the Katmandu Valley

  • Snowy views of Ama Dablam (6812m), Ganesh Himal (7429m), Langtang Lirung (7234m), Gauri Shankar (7134m), Gyachung Kang (7952m), Nuptse (7855m), Pumori (7161m), Lhotse (8516m), and Shishapangma (8013m)

  • Daily departure from and to Pheriche

  • 360° viewpoint from the window of your helicopter

  • Departure from Pheriche and landing at Tribhuvan International Airport

Group Joining Pheriche to Kathmandu Helicopter Flight

We provide fixed-departure group joining dates via helicopter, and we pick up individuals on a cost-sharing basis for the flight. The group that decides to take the helicopter ride shares the cost of the flight with the rest of the passengers. This group-joining model allows individuals to experience the thrill of a helicopter ride at a more affordable price. By joining our fixed-departure group, passengers not only get to enjoy the breathtaking views from above but also have the opportunity to meet like-minded adventurers who share their passion for exploration.

Cost of Group Joining the Pheriche to Kathmandu Tour

The cost of a group joining the Pheriche to Kathmandu helicopter flight is USD 850 per person. This price includes a one-way journey from Pheriche to Kathmandu on a comfortable helicopter. The scenic flight offers breathtaking views of the Himalayas and takes approximately an hour. Additionally, the cost covers all necessary flight permits, ensuring a trouble-free experience for all passengers.

No of person Price per person
1 USD 4500
2 USD 2300
3 USD 1500
4 USD 1200
5 USD 1100


How do I book a helicopter from Pheriche to Kathmandu?

You can book a helicopter flight from Pheriche to Kathmandu through either airline cooperation or Everest Helicopter Flight. Everest Helicopter Flight organizes daily helicopter services for both private and group flights. For the booking process, you must provide us with your specific details on the day and time of your travel so that we can plan your flight accordingly.

If you are a single traveler, we will arrange for four enthusiastic trekking people to board a group helicopter journey to Kathmandu. It could take some time. However, if you need to get to Kathmandu immediately, we can arrange a charter flight from Pheriche.

You can contact us through our social media channels or fill out the inquiry form on our website to help you schedule a helicopter flight to Kathmandu.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the number of passengers on the Pheriche to Kathmandu helicopter flight?

The maximum number of passengers on the helicopter flight from Pheriche to Lukla is five.

How long does the helicopter flight from Pheriche to Kathmandu last?

The helicopter flight from Pheriche to Kathmandu lasts for around an hour.

Can I book a Pheriche-Kathmandu flight in advance?

Yes, booking your helicopter flight in advance is advised, especially during the peak trekking seasons.

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. The monsoon season is not a good time to fly due to low visibility and frequent storms.

How much weight can a helicopter carry?

A helicopter can carry a maximum weight of 500kg.

SN Flight Option One Way Action
1 Group Sharing Helicopter Flight in Nepal US$ 1100 Book Now