Is October and November Ideal Time To visit Mount Everest Helicopter Flights ?

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Everything you need to know about helicopter tour to Everest base camp in October and November  One of the best time to explore the Himalayas from a birds-eye view is from October to November, you can get the crystal clear view of the worlds highest mountain Mt. Everest.

Everest Helicopter  Tour to Everest Base Camp in October : Weather, Temperature

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October and November are the best time to Everest base camp helicopter tours as the weather is cool and pleasant which gives you the experience of the remarkable view of the mountains. Usually, this month has the ideal weather but the weather in the Himalayas is unpredictable so you better be ready for the sudden change in the weather. As October and November are the time when autumn just beginning you will get an unobstructed view of the highest mountain because the monsoon washed off all the pollution. October is the most stable weather in all 12 months, however, you better be prepared for some unexpected change. Weather plays a vital role to either make or break your trip so better be assured what you can expect from this tour at the beginning itself, as the uncertainty can trash your whole tour and make you disappointed.

Temperature And Weather On Your Heli Trek To Everest

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October to November are the perfect seasons to visit throughout Nepal, especially for any Everest helicopter rides there are few chances of flight cancellation and delay rates. For solo travelers, it’s a perfect time to pair up with groups. The weather is also neither that hot nor that cold and is just the perfect time to enjoy the amazing mountains. But the weather is uncertain at a higher elevation. Nevertheless, we can roughly give you the temperature detail of three continuous years in the table below.

Place

Elevation

2017

2018

2019

Max temp

Min Temp

Max temp

Min Temp

Max temp

Min Temp

Lukla

2840 m

19

-11

18

-11

24

-5

Namche Bazaar

3440m

19

-11

18

-11

18

-5

Tengboche

3860m

19

-11

18

-11

18

-9

Pangboche

3930m

19

-11

18

-11

18

-9

Dingboche

4410m

19

-11

18

-11

18

-12

Lobuche

4940m

19

-11

18

-11

18

-12

What To Expect On Your Everest Base Camp Heli tour  In October and November?

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Helicopters are the most comfortable mean of transportation in the Himalayas for not only different able people but also for the people who have less time in their pockets as well as for people who don’t want any physical barriers to visiting the highest peak Mt. Everest. Weather is one of the major issues while traveling to the Everest region. Even if you set your trip wisely, it can ruin your trip.

In order to eliminate those issues and get good memories, you can consult our tour experts to make your journey unforgettable and a lifetime memory.  October is the best season to visit Mount Everest helicopter flight as you can enjoy the Clearview of the mountain, as well as the pleasant weather, makes it more comfortable to reach Everest. October is not only the best weather to Heli tour to Everest but is also a peak season so you should be ready for the crowd.

You will be stunned by the spectacular landscapes, Icefalls, and glaciers.

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Gorgeous villages and valleys. In this helicopter tour in Nepal, you can even make new friends who will be sharing the helicopter with you. From the window, you will get the spellbinding view of the Sherpa village, panoramic beauty of Shisha Pangma Mountain, Dorje Lakpa Mountain, Phurbi- Ghyachu Mountain during the Everest base camp Heli tour.

Choba- Bhamare Mountain, Gauri- Shankar Mountain.

mountain_range-1024x396-1This tour takes you to the lap of the Himalayas from the capital of the city which is Kathmandu. While returning you will be given an opportunity to have 20 minutes breakfast at Hotel Everest view at Syangboche from where you can get a spectacular view of the Mt. Everest.  Hundreds of tourists come to encounter this alluring destination every year. This will be one of the most adventurous yet unforgettable memories of your life, so grab this once in a lifetime opportunity.

Tips To Make Most Out Of Your Everest Base Camp Trek In October

  1. The furthest you can go via helicopter is till Kala Patthar the most accessible point to view Mt Everest as there is no other helicopter landing place above this area.

  2. The helicopter only lands for 5-10 minutes as there is a lack of oxygen in the region.

  3. Although the weather is stable in October and November and fewer chances of flight delay and cancellation there is no 100% guarantee at the weather at higher altitude is unpredictable.

  4. Wear few-layers clothes as the temperature is not constant and avoid clothes that take time to be dry

  5. Although there are ATM services they can run out of cash so do bring cash.

  6. As per the rules prescribed by the government, even though the helicopter has a maximum capacity for 500 Kgs, it can accommodate only 5 Pax at once in high altitude or mountainous region.

Helicopter ride to Everest Base Camp April-May Versus October-November 2019/2020

If you have are  “When is the perfect weather to visit the Everest Base Camp Helicopter flight ?“ then it is definitely October -November. This is the time when you will get to enjoy the alluring beauty with a crystal clear view of this place as the monsoon clears all the dust and pollution.

October -November is autumn whereas April – May is spring. Both seasons will give to a unique experience and both the season has a pleasant climate. Although the weather is clear in April – May but the clouds cannot be ignored whereas there are fewer chances of the cloud barrier during October – November. There are some chances of rainfall in April – May whereas there is a lesser chance of rainfall in October – November.

Things to know before you visit

It is very important to book your tour at a genuine company, where they provide a genuine and skillful staff who will make your tour more memorable safe, and comfortable. While having a helicopter ride we are always a concern for our safety and security. There are many risks in the helicopter ride to Mt Everest so you should book your tour in a trustworthy company which has a long history in helicopter tours in Nepal such as Air Dynasty.

You can either do a charter flight or a sharing flight which will be cheaper as well. Though the weather is pleasant and clear sky during October- November weather at the higher altitude has unpredictable. Mt Everest is a beautiful art made by god which you want to explore without taking any stress which is only possible if you choose the right tour company such as Air Dynasty.

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