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Hiker Himalaya Treks & Expedition

Langtang & Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour

Trip code LGHT-61
Package name Langtang & Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour
Duration 2-3 hours Days
Max. elevation 4381 Meter
Level EASY
Transportation Private vehicle And Heli tour
Accomodation If, you Request
Starts at Kathmandu
Ends at kathmandu
Trip route Langtang and Gosaikunda and Helicopter Tour
Cost USD 280 per person

Highlights

Overview

Types of Helicopter Model operates in Nepal for a commercial flight to Langtang & Gosainkunda and other Himalayan destinations. AS 350 B series helicopters of Euro-Copter, France popular all over the world and Ecureuil model or similar model and types of a chopper. Built for high altitude and mountainous landscapes, suitable for Himalayan countries.  

Best Seasons:           

Nearly all year round when days are fine and clear for views and flights. Except for the monsoon wet months of June to middle September. The best time is in the spring season from March to May, and autumn times from September to November as well in pre-winter time of December and January.

Overviews:  

Langtang & Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour, shortest and smooth flight over the rolling green hills and valleys of Nepalese beautiful landscapes. An enjoyable joy ride within the Himalayan blue sky facing an unparalleled panorama of the mountain range from Central to Eastern Himalayas. Langtang Himal, located within Central Himalaya the closest mountain range from the capital Kathmandu, with an aerial distance of 32 km. North to Old Trans Himalaya Salt Trade and Caravan Route of Nepal-Tibet/China, where trade still exists between both borders.

Langtang & Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour starts early morning on a fine clear day, overlooking fantastic views of Nepal's rural countryside. In the comfort of a chopper then landing at Kyanjin, a nice settlement situated in the heart of Langtang valley. Enjoy the scenery as far as your eyes can take facing Langtang Himal group of peaks that surrounds the beautiful valley. After an exciting stop at Kyanjin with time for refreshing hot drinks and then head northeast to Gosainkunda. After a lovely stop in Kyanjin at 3, 800 m high, then leaving the beautiful Langtang valley.

Facing grand views of Ganesh Himal 7,405 m, Langtang Lirung 7,234 m, Ghengu Liru or Langtang- II 6,571 m. Along with Naya-Kanga / Ganja Chuli 5,846 m, and as far towards Dorje Lakpa 6,980 m. Includes peaks across the border of Tibet, as Langtang Himal forms the great barrier of Nepal and Tibet / China. View of Himalayan peaks follows you all the way to Gosainkunda. A glacial lake is regarded as one of the holiest sites in the whole Himalayas range. Once a year in the month of August during full moon time a great Hindu religious festival takes place. 

The Helipad at Gosainkunda is close by the glacial holy pond, with time here to immerse within the peaceful surroundings. Where thousands of devotees and pilgrims visit on auspicious time for a dip and a bathe in the holy pond. Enjoying great moments at Gosiankund with a stop at Kyanjin around Langtang valley, return journey flying down south to Kathmandu. On landing at Kathmandu airport, transfer back to your hotel after a marvelous experience on Langtang & Gosainkunda Helicopter Tour

How much does a Gosainkunda or Langtang valley Helicopter Tour cost?

Gosainkunda or Langtang valley Helicopter Tour cost differs from company to company however, you will not find a huge difference in price. Gosainkunda or Langtang valley Heli Tour price depends on private and sharing pax policy.  If you decide to choose the private charter flight then it will definitely cost higher than the sharing one. The helicopter tour to Gosainkunda or Langtang valley can accommodate at most 5 persons at a time. Normal Gosainkunda or valley Helicopter Tour cost details are given below:

No. of people                Price (per person)
5                                        USD 280
4                                        USD 450
3                                         USD 480
2                                         USD  680
1                                          USD 1250 (being private charter)

Trip Itinerary

Day 1 : Langtang or Gosainkunda Helicopter:

By 6 a.m. departure from the hotel for a short drive of 20 minutes to Kathmandu domestic airport. After checking inboard in a helicopter, soon as it takes off enjoy a panorama of Kathmandu city and the valley. As well as facing a wide range of Snow Mountain range towards the north.

The Helicopter heads direct North on leaving Kathmandu valley, over rolling green hills dotted with villages and terraced farm terraces. Air journey continues heading above a river gorge covered in dense forest, and soon landing at beautiful Langtang valley. Helicopter stops at Kyanjin a lovely settlement with many nice lodges, where one can enjoy a warm cup of refreshing drinks. Enjoy the magnificent view from Kyanjin towards snow-capped peaks of Langtang Himal range relaxing having a refreshing cup of hot coffee.

After a wonderful moment taking a short flight over green hills and above villages to land at Gosainkunda. A holy spot for Hindus with a small temple of Shiva by the lakeshore of Gosainkunda. A marvelous location enclosed by high snow peaks and rocky jagged rocky cliffs, a famous pilgrimage place. Where thousands of devotees make a pilgrimage once a year, the holiest of all holy abodes of Lord Shiva Gosainkunda.

After a wonderful moment back to Kathmandu, flying above rolling green hills covered in a dense forest of pine and rhododendron. On landing at Kathmandu airport transfer to your hotel after a great experience on the Langtang valley & Gosainkunda Heli Tour. 

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