Nepal Heli Tour
If you are looking for a different way to see the mighty Himalayas up close, then consider a Helicopter Tour. A helicopter tour will give you a unique, up close approach to seeing all the Himalayas has to offer.
Currently, there are two primary Helicopter Tours Offered: One is to the Everest Region, the other is to the Langtang Valley. Each tour is unique in its own right while offering a wonderful view of the mountains.
Helicopter tours can also be used to get you into remote locations so you can trek out. They also are available for delivery of goods, medical supplies and some can carry as much as four tons of cargo. All helicopters used in Nepal are designed to perform well under extreme conditions and changeable weather that are sometimes found in the mountains.
No matter if it’s for work or pleasure, Nepal Helicopter tours and travels can be a perfect way to experience Nepal. Nepal Tibet Tours and Treks is an authorized agent for the most reliable and best equipped helicopter companies here in Nepal.
ABOUT THE HELICOPTERS:
Two types of helicopters are used in Nepal. They include:
- MI-17 – These are powerful, Russian made machines designed for the rugged mountains. These are big helicopters, and can carry up to 22 passengers or four tons of cargo. They can reach altitudes of up to 5,000 meters and can easily land at Everest Base Camp. They are reliable under extreme conditions.
- Ecureuil AS350B – This French made helicopter is called “the sports car of the rotor world”. They are wide and very comfortable, seating five passengers. These birds can climb to 6,100 meters. They feature excellent visibility as well as being ideal for charters anywhere in Nepal.