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Langtang helicopter Tour

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Trip Highlights

  • Fly to a region which lies close to Kathmandu as well as Tibet
  • Aerial views of Gosainkunda Lake and Heritage Trail
  • View of 7000 to 6000 meter Himalayan peaks
  • Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the Langtang National Park
  • Visit to Kyangjin Buddhist Gompa and cheese factory

Langtang Helicopter Tour takes you to the beautiful Langtang Valley. A helicopter tour of Langtang lets you experience the majesty of the Langtang range. The only trekking area near Kathmandu is Langtang area. The region is famous for its rich Tamang Buddhist culture and easy-to-climb Himalayan peaks. In Langtang valley traditional villages you can still find Tibetan culture and horse breeding families.

Langtang Helicopter Tour starts from Tribhuvan International Airport. Enjoy the aerial view of Kathmandu Valley by flight to Longtang. See the green hills, hill villages and serpentine rivers that flow along the mountain sides. Capture the breathtaking view of the snow-capped mountain peaks and the Gosaikund Lake (Holy Himal Lake) on your camera. The helicopter lands shortly at Kyangjin Gompa, a Tamang settlement with an ancient Buddhist monastery within Langtang National Park. Soak in the views of snow-capped mountains and glaciers during your Langtang helicopter tour. After exploring the area and lunch at a local cafe, you will return to Kathmandu. Some of the Himalayan peaks that you will get to fly close to during a Langtang helicopter tour are Langtang Lirung, Langsisa Ri, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Paldor Peak, Jugal Himal, Yala Peak and Singri Himal. If you want to fly up close to the world’s tallest mountain, Mount Everest, you can book our Everest Helicopter Tour.

Trip Itinerary

Langtang Helicopter Tour Itinerary
5:45 to 6:00 am: Drive to Tribhuvan International Airport Domestic Terminal. 15 minutes.
6:00 to 6:30 am: Boarding to the Helicopter.
6:30 to 6:50 am: Kathmandu to Kyangjin Gompa Flight.
6:50 to 7:20 am: Landing at Kyangjin Gompa.
7:20 to 7:40 am: Kyangjin Gompa to Kathmandu Helicopter flight.

Note:

  • Total time duration of Langtang valley helicopter tour is 1 hour which starts from Kathmandu airport and ends at Kathmandu airport. The capacity of this helicopter is 5 people.

Details Itinerary

Drive to the airport and check in. Your Langtang Heli Tour begins as you board the helicopter and fly north towards the Langtang Valley. Enjoy an aerial view of the city as the plane hovers over the Kathmandu Valley. From above you will find the town of Toming nestled within a ring of green hills. As the helicopter approaches the Langtang Valley, Nepalese and Tibetan peaks can be seen stretching across the horizon. Some peaks of Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Paldor Peak, Jugal Himal, Singri Himal and Shisapangma Himal can be seen.

Langtang Helicopter Landing – The helicopter lands briefly at Kyangjin Gompa, an ancient Tamang settlement named after the Buddhist monastery. The township is located within the Langtang National Park, an ecologically rich area. Snow-covered Himalayan peaks and glaciers surround this village. There is also a cheese factory founded seven decades ago by Swiss geologist Tony Hagen. It is the oldest and first yak cheese factory in Nepal. Take pictures and explore the village. The helicopter will only land for 20 minutes due to complications at high altitude.

After lunch at a local cafe, board the helicopter and return to Kathmandu. Enjoy panoramic views of Langtang Valley, Gosainkunda Lake (sacred mountain lake) and the villages of Tamang Heritage Trail – Gatlang, Thuman, Bridim, Syabru Besi etc.

Services we offer in a package:

Cost Inclusion

  • All ground transportation by comfortable private vehicles
  • Helicopter Tour as per the itinerary
  • Emergency oxygen is available the helicopter.
  • Trekking Permit (Monument Entrance Fee)
  • Langtang Region Trekking Map
  • Required paperwork, office fees and government taxes

Cost Exclusion

  • Breakfast in langtang valley.
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if necessary.
  • Personal insurance or helicopter rescue.
  • Airfare for international flights
  • Nepal entry visa fee
  • Any kind of alcohol, hot and cold drinks.
  • Alcoholic beverages, mineral water, phone calls, internet.
  • All types of personal expenses
  • Other expenses that are not included in the cost.

Price for The Trip:

  • The cost of this trip depends on the size of the group.
  • Itinerary can be changed as per your wish.
  • Above mentioned itinerary is airport to airport service.
  • Please contact us for dates, cost and duration.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Langtang helicopter Tour

Trip Facts

  • 1 Days
  • Easy
  • 3830m/12565ft.
  • All over the Year
  • TIA (Kathmandu)
  • Kathmandu
  • Private car, Flight
  • Min 1 - Max 12

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