Rara Lake
Helicopter Tour

Rara Lake Helicopter Tour program offers an exacting opportunity to explore the Nepal's biggest lake lies in far western Nepal.
Trip Duration

1-7 days

Trip Grade

Soft Adventure

Trip Seasons

Feb-April, Aug-Nov

Helicopter tour to Rara Lake starts from Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu following the Himalayan ranges of Langtang, Manaslu, Annapurna and landed at Nepalgunj aiport. From Nepalgunj we fly to Jumla airport for refuel. After taking some tea/coffee we take off for Rara Lake and enjoy the heavenly vistas of lush green hills and valleys, spectacular vistas of mountains, quaint villages, river valleys and Himalayan Trans Landscapes. We will make a circle of this lake and stop at lakeside.
The Rara Lake visit is the obvious focal point of this journey where some well preserved forest and abundance of wildlife are found in the protected area. To explore the horizon, you will visit the viewpoint called Chuchemara Peak (4039m) which gives a spectacular view over the Himalayas. The Heli ride offers tourists the fantastic view of naturally beautiful green hills, mountains, rivers, lakes, national parks and forests and temples and monasteries in the hills and mountains in Nepal. Rare wild animal's species like musk deer, Red Pandas, Himalayan Black Beer are easily found during the exploration.


Day 01: Kathmandu

Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel. In the evening you will be taken to experience Nepalese cuisine and cultural program in a heritage restaurant.

Day 02: Everest – Nagarkot

Helicopter Tour

You will be taken to the airport in the morning to take a helicopter to the Everest region. Amazing views await you as you witness the glory of the Mt. Everest along with Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Lhotse and Nuptse amidst countless other small peaks. We will land at Kala Patthar for a while. This place gives you an even better glimpse of Everest than from the base camp itself. Later we will fly to Nagarkot which is a quaint little town on the hills east of the Kathmandu valley.

Day 03: Kathmandu

Nagarkot is famous for its magnificent sunrise over the mountains. After this ethereal morning, we shall return back to Kathmandu. En route we will stop at the medieval city of Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur has a glorious history and you can enjoy its medieval wooden structures all fused deeply with Hinduism. Head back to Kathmandu in the evening.

Day 04: Departure

You will be driven to the airport for your flight home.

Trip Highlight

  • Fly over Namche village, Gokyao Valley with its scenic lake then to Lobuche. Panoramic view of the famous mountains like Thamaserku, Amadablam, Nuptse, Lhotse, Khumbila.
  • Mount Everest, standing tall in-front of you. An experience that will keep you spellbound for a very very long time.
  • You will be allowed enough ground time to enjoy and take photographs and relax in the pristine location of the Nepalese Himalayas.

Price Includes

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation
  • Domestic Airfare
  • Helicopter flight
  • Entry fee to the temple and square
  • Dinner on Day 01 and Breakfast all days

Travel Easy

We assure you that while you are traveling you are in safe hands. Your tour is going to be comfortable and safe. Professionalism is vital in the way we handle and manage your tours for you. Himalayan Helicopters is a service oriented company and quality service is what we assure you. Your well being is important to us throughout the tour and your safety is our main concern.

Everest Helicopter Tour

Fly over Namche village, Gokyao Valley with its scenic lake then to Lobuche. Panoramic view of the famous mountains like Thamaserku, Amadablam, Nuptse, Lhotse, Khumbila.

Annapurna Helicopter Tour

Amazing scenery of The Annapurna Range. Nepalese Cultural Cuisine. Heritage Sites: Kathmandu Durbar Square. Visiting Temples of Kathmandu Valley. Evening walk around exotic Pokhara Bazar. Annapurna Base Camp.

World Heritage Sites

Insightful tours to UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu, thrilling helicopter rides to the picturesque lakeside town of Pokhara and to the magnificent Annapurna Base Camp.

Mustang by Helicopter

Mustang helicopter tour in the valley of Lo Community gives an insight about the geographical landscape of rain shadow area of Nepal which lies just behind of great Himalayan range of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.

Dolpo Helicopter Tour

Dolpo Helicopter Tour with Nepal Guide Treks starts at Kathmandu. After spending a full day sightseeing at Kathmandu we take a sweeping flight to Nepalgunj.

Rara by Helicopter

Rara helicopter ride is a luxury travel to explore the remote but beautiful part of Nepal. It is a rare occasion to enjoy the crystal clear lake surrounded by green jungle rich in wildlife.