Gosaikunda Lake Helicopter Tour - 2 Hours

Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour
At a Glance
  • Duration2 Hours
  • Difficulty Level Relaxing
  • Max Altitude 4380 Meter Gosaikunda Lake
  • Group Size Up to 5 Pax
  • Starts Kathmandu Hotel
  • Ends Kathmandu Hotel

Imagine soaring high through the sky while witnessing breathtaking mountains and serene lakes. The Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour offers you exactly that. The Gosaikunda Lake Helicopter Tour is an incredible adventure that lets you experience the beauty of the Himalayas like never before. 

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced traveler, this tour offers a chance to create lasting memories and capture stunning views in a short time. The Gosaikunda by helicopter package takes you on a thrilling journey to one of Nepal's sacred high-altitude lakes, Gosaikunda. It is a tour package perfect for those who want to explore the Himalayas but have limited time or physical abilities for long treks.

Your adventure begins as you board a comfortable helicopter that takes off from Kathmandu. As you ascend into the sky, the landscapes below amaze you with their diversity and beauty. As you soar toward the pristine lake, you get to witness the lush green valleys, charming villages, and terraced fields in the distance. 

The highlight of the tour is also the panoramic view of the towering Himalayan peaks. From Langtang Lirung to Ganesh Himal, you will have a rare opportunity to witness these majestic mountains up close. 

The Helicopter Tour to Gosaikunda offers a dream-like adventure that is accessible to all. It's an opportunity for you to experience the magnificence of the Himalayas, and the beauty of Gosaikunda Lake, and have the thrill of flying high above the world. 

Book your Helicopter Ride to Gosaikunda Lake now with Himalayan Recreation for 2024,2025 and have an adventure of a lifetime as you fly high in the sky while witnessing the beauty f the Himalayas and serene lake up close. 

Major Highlights of the Helicopter Ride to Gosaikunda

  • Aerial Adventure: Get to experience the thrill of flying above the majestic Himalayas in a comfortable helicopter.
  • Breathtaking Views: Enjoy exceptional panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks, including Langtang Lirung and Ganesh Himal.
  • Gosaikunda Lake: Witness the serene waters of the sacred Gosaikunda Lake cradled amidst the giant mountains from above.
  • Religious Importance: Explore one of the most significant pilgrimage sites for Hindus and Buddhists, which is believed to be created by Lord Shiva.
  • Comfort: Cover the trekking route in a few hours which allows you to capture the beauty of the region. 
  • Memorable Experience: Create lasting memories of flying over the Himalayas and catching the beauty of Gosaikunda Lake from above.

What Can You Expect on the Gosaikunda Lake Helicopter Tour? 

The Gosaikunda Lake helicopter tour promises an exciting adventure combining spectacular aerial views with a connection to nature and spirituality. 

You can expect to embark on a journey that takes you above the stunning Himalayan landscapes, offering breathtaking scenery of snow-capped peaks and lush valleys. As you soar towards Gosaikunda Lake, you'll witness the serene waters nestled among the mountains, creating a picture-perfect scene. 

Upon landing near the lake, you'll have the chance to explore the area, connect with the local culture, and immerse yourself in the tranquility of this sacred site. 

Is the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour the Trip You Are Looking For? 

If you're seeking an exceptional adventure that combines the thrill of a helicopter ride with the opportunity to witness the Himalayan peaks and visit a sacred site, then the Gosaikunda helicopter tour might be the perfect trip for you. 

This tour caters to those who wish to capture the majesty of the Himalayas and experience the serene beauty of Gosaikunda Lake, all within a short time frame. Whether you're a nature lover, a photographer, or simply someone keen to connect with the mountains, this tour offers a unique and unforgettable way to do so.

Private Gosaikunda Helicopter Trip Package Cost for the Personalized Mountain Experience

For those seeking an exclusive and personalized adventure, the private Gosaikunda helicopter trip provides a tailor-made mountain experience. This option allows you to enjoy the helicopter ride and the wonders of Gosaikunda Lake in a private setting, accompanied by your chosen friends. 

You'll have the chance to customize the itinerary, spend more time at specific sites, and relish the views without the distractions of a larger group. Our private trip ensures a personal and immersive connection with the landscapes and the spiritual atmosphere of Gosaikunda.

Group Trip Package Price for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour

Opting for a group trip to Gosaikunda by helicopter offers a shared adventure that can be both sociable and cost-effective. Joining our group helicopter trip allows you to interact with fellow travelers, and share the excitement of the journey while saving some cost. 

While you'll follow a set itinerary, the group trip still guarantees breathtaking views, a visit to the serene Gosaikunda Lake, and the chance to experience the Himalayas from a unique perspective. It's an ideal choice for those who enjoy the company of fellow adventurers and wish to explore the region with a like-minded group.

Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour Price/Cost For 2024, 2025

The Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour Price can vary depending on several factors, including the duration of the tour, the type of helicopter used, and any additional services included in the package. 

On average, you can expect the price to range from approximately $400 to $ 800 per person. All the helicopter charges and guide charges are covered in the package cost. Keep in mind that the cost can vary if you make any changes or customize the package.

Gosaikunda Lake: A Sacred Gem

Nestled high amidst the Himalayas, Gosaikunda Lake stands as a sacred gem with a deep spiritual significance. Believed to be created by Lord Shiva's divine touch, the lake is regarded as a sacred pilgrimage site by both Hindus and Buddhists. 

The pristine turquoise waters shimmer against the backdrop of towering peaks, creating a phenomenal scene. Pilgrims come here every year, especially on the occasion of Janai Purnima to seek blessings and cleanse their souls in the holy waters. 

Visiting Gosaikunda allows you to witness not only the natural beauty but also the deep spiritual connection that people hold with this serene lake.

Safety during the Helicopter Tour to Gosaikunda

Ensuring safety is important during your helicopter tour to Gosaikunda. To do that we recommend you to follow the instructions provided by the experienced helicopter crew before and during the flight. Keep your seatbelt fastened while seated and adhere to weight limits to ensure a balanced and secure flight. 

Also, understand that weather conditions play a significant role in helicopter flights, so be prepared for potential delays or rescheduling due to adverse weather. Additionally, if you're not accustomed to higher altitudes, remain aware of potential symptoms of altitude sickness and communicate any discomfort to the guide. By respecting these safety measures, you have a smooth heli tour to Gosaikunda.


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  • Max Altitude:4380m
  • Time:1-3 Hours

5:30 - 6:30 AM - Hotel pick-up and Transfer to the Tribhuvan International Airport

Our Gosaikunda Helicopter tour begins with a pick-up by your guide at your hotel in Kathmandu. Then you will be escorted to the Tribhuvan International Airport. Keep in mind to pack all the essential things including warm jackets, gloves, sunglasses, water bottles, a Passport, light snacks, dry foods, and any required medicine in your handbag. 

7:00 AM - Check-in at the Helicopter counter

Once you reach the airport, you will check in at the helicopter counter. After completing the procedure of checking in, the airline will announce the time for the flight and then you will proceed toward the helipad. At the Helipad, you will be provided with a safety briefing on the Helicopter flight by the captain. 

7:30 - 8:30 AM - Board the Helicopter and take off 

You will then board the helicopter and take off toward Gosaikunda Lake. As the flight starts to get higher, you can get a stunning view of the hills and valleys of Kathmandu city. If the weather is clear, you will get great views of Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Ganesh Himal, Langtang, and Dorje Lakpa. After around 1 hour of the flight, you will get to witness the majestic views of the Langtang Lirung mountain range and the sacred Gosaikunda lake nestled between them.

8:30 - 9:00 AM - Arrive at Gosaikunda region 

You will then arrive in the Gosaikunda region. The helicopter will descend to a landing spot near Gosaikunda Lake. There you will have a brief time to explore the surroundings. You can witness the majestic Himalayan peaks surrounding the area. You can take a walk around the lake, visit the nearby temple, or simply relax and enjoy the stunning scenery. Visit the sacred Gosaikunda Lake, take a dip in holy water if you want to, capture the breathtaking surrounding, and relish the moment for some time. 

9:00 AM - Return to the helicopter for your flight back to Kathmandu

After spending some time at the lake, it is now time to get back to the helicopter for your flight back to Kathmandu. The Helicopter flies towards Kathmandu as you bid goodbye to the sacred lake. As you take off, you'll have a last chance to capture the beauty of Gosaikunda from above.

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM AM: Arrive back in Kathmandu 

You will then arrive in Kathmandu after an hour of helicopter ride. On the way back, you can once again enjoy the majestic views of the mountains, hills, and Valleys of Kathmandu. This ends your short Helicopter Ride to Gosaikunda Lake.

Cost Details

Cost Includes
  • Pick up drop off from hotel/Airport
  • Helicopter Ride to Gisaikunda
  • Witness fantastic Himalayan peaks, lakes and glaciers
  • Service Charges
Cost Excludes
  • Meals
  • Personal Expenses
  • Entrance fees

Know Before You Go

Packing list and essentials for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Trip Package

As the Gosaikunda by Helicopter trip is a short journey, the tour doesn't require much packing however, before taking off make sure you have the following items with you. 

  • Wind-resistant down jacket
  • The base layer of clothing
  • Warm socks and comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses with UV protection
  • Sun hat/cap
  • Water bottle
  • Tissue paper, sunscreen, lip balm, 
  • Camera
  • Your passport and further important documents

Best Time of the Year for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour

The best time of year for a helicopter tour to Gosaikunda is during the spring and autumn seasons. These periods offer the most favorable weather conditions and the best visibility, improving your overall experience. 

Spring (March to May):

Spring is one of the most popular times for a Gosaikunda heli tour. During this season, the weather is generally stable, and the skies are clear, allowing you to enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks and Gosaikunda Lake. 

The surrounding landscapes come alive with blooming flowers and lush vegetation, creating a colorful and picturesque setting. Spring is also an ideal time for photographers to capture the stunning beauty of the region.

Summer (June to August): 

Summer brings the monsoon season to Nepal, which can impact your heli tour experience. The weather tends to be cloudy, and rainfall is frequent during this time of the year, which may limit visibility and hinder the breathtaking views during the tour. While helicopter tours during this season are still possible, it's important to be prepared for possible weather-related disruptions.

Autumn (September to November): 

Autumn is another fantastic time for a heli tour to Gosaikunda. The skies are clear, and the weather is stable, providing excellent visibility of the mountains and the lake. 

The lush landscapes created by the monsoon rains add to the natural beauty. The crisp and cool air makes the helicopter ride even more refreshing, and you'll have an uninterrupted view of the Himalayan peaks in their full glory.

Winter (December to February): 

Winter is a less common time for heli tours to Gosaikunda due to the cold temperatures and potential snowfall. The higher altitudes might be covered in snow, creating a different kind of scenic beauty. 

However, the colder weather can make the helicopter ride less comfortable. It's essential to dress warmly and be prepared for the colder conditions if you choose to do the tour in winter.

Alternatives for the Gosaikunda Lake Helicopter Tour

If a helicopter to Gosaikunda tour isn't suitable for your preferences or budget, there are alternative ways to reach Gosaikunda. One popular option is trekking, which allows you to experience the beauty of the region on foot and immerse yourself in the local culture. The trek to Gosaikunda can take around 5-7 days and provides a more in-depth exploration of the surrounding landscapes.

You can also go for a trek to Langtang Valley which lies in the same region and offers you more close-up view of the Langtang Lirung mountain ranges.

Some useful tips for the helicopter ride to Gosaikunda

  • Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy shoes for the helicopter ride and exploration at Gosaikunda.
  • Depending on the season, bring layers to stay warm during the flight and at higher altitudes.
  • Carry a water bottle to stay hydrated during the journey.
  • Listen carefully to the pilot's instructions for a safe and enjoyable flight.
  • If you explore around Gosaikunda, be respectful of local customs and the sacred nature of the area.
  • Be prepared for changing weather conditions and potential flight delays due to weather.
  • Embrace the thrill of the helicopter ride and take in the awe-inspiring views of the Himalayas and Gosaikunda Lake.

Book your Helicopter to Gosaikunda Package now for 2024,2025

Planning is a great idea if you're considering a Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour Package for the upcoming years. By booking your package well in advance with Himalayan Recreation, you can secure your spot and have ample time to prepare for the journey. Make sure to contact us for the availability of both group and private trips along with any other queries you might have related to the heli tour to Gosaikunda

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