Helicopter tours of Nepal provide a great opportunity to explore the various geographies of Nepal. It is an exciting and delightful tour; flying over green hills, beautiful valleys, mountains and mountain valleys. You will see awesome snow-capped mountain vistas, high mountain passes, glaciers, picturesque mountain settlements, waterfalls and unforgettable panoramic landscapes.
Blossom Expeditions organizes helicopter tours in several different areas, based out ofTribhuban International Airport in Kathmandu, or Pokhara Airport in Pokhara. The several Himalayan ranges becoming popular Helicopter tour destinations include Everest Base Camp, Langtang Valley, Annapurna,Muktinath (Kaligandaki Valley) and Dhaulagiri Base Camp. The tour is relatively expensive, but you discover huge areas in quick time, and enjoy an exciting time in the sky.
This three to three-and-a-half hour Helicopter flight takes you very close to world's highest peak, Mt. Everest. On the way you will see huge numbers of snowy peaks, glaciers, lakes, mountain settlements, and beautiful alpine landscapes. You will get an opportunity to land near Everest base camp and take photographs, and to enjoy the fresh air at the top of the world.
The Goshaikunda-Langtang Valley tour is the closest helicopter tour destination from Kathmandu.The area explored is just north of the Kathmandu valley. During two hoursthe tour will take you over beautiful mountain valleys, green hills, the holy Goshaikunda lakes, glaciers, and you will enjoy many snowy mountain panoramas.
The Annapurna helicopter tour provides a breathtaking tour ofthe mountains of Western Nepal. The route takes in the Marshyangdi Valley on the east side of Annapurna, west of Manasluin the Himalayan range. You will fly over Tilicho Lake and Mesokondo Pass, and down the world's deepest gorge between Dhaulagiri and Annapurna-I. You will encounter breathtaking mountain view, forested valleys, high lakes, glaciers, waterfalls, hillside farming landscapes, beautiful mountain settlements. It is truly a trip of a lifetime.
The Muktinath helicopter tour is a pilgrimage tour in the Annapurna region. Muktinath, or MuktiKshetr,a is a holy place and known as a place of salvation. It has a great religious significant for Hindus, Buddhists and Bon practitioners. Every year thousands of devotees go there to worship.
The tour takes you between the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain ranges, through the world's deepest gorge created by the Kaligandaki River. You will see great Himalayan snowy peaks, waterfalls, deep mountain valleys, lakes and picturesque mountain settlements.