2-3 hours days
By 6 a.m. depart from the hotel for a short drive of 20 minutes to Kathmandu domestic airport. After checking board 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 leaving Kathmandu valley, over rolling green hills dotted with villages and terraced farm terraces. The air journey continues heading above a river gorge covered in dense forest, and soon landing at beautiful Langtang valley. The 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 the snow-capped peaks of Langtang Himal range relaxing and 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, to 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.
From Kathmandu towards Langtang Himal & Gosainkunda is about 32 km aerial distance, where the drive can take more than 5 hours to reach the starting point of the trek to Langtang valley. On Helicopter flight taking less than an hour to land at scenic and beautiful Langtang valley around Kyanjin, a small settlement full of good lodges for travelers. From Langtang Valley unto Gosainkunda about 15 minutes flight, located just over the southern mountain range of Langtang Himal. A total of 1 and half hours or 2 hours having stop at Kyanjin and Gosainkunda for refreshment and taking pictures.
Normally two, the main pilot or captain and co-pilot, but for higher altitude above 5,000 m, and due to load capacity of passengers. Where one pilot the captain handles the helicopter, which provides an opportunity for some passengers to sit next to the pilot in the front.
Helicopters for the commercial flight can fly above 6,000 m high, and land at 3,000 m or more to 5,000 m. Where’s on this flight landing at 3,800 m high in Kyanjin around Langtang Valley enclosed within Langtang Himal range. As well at 4,381 m in Gosainkunda a holy pond.
Nearly all seasons of the year except for wet rainy times of monsoon from June to August, March to May in spring one of the best time as well autumn season from September to November is also the good time to visit Langtang valley and Gosainkunda.