Langtang Valley is the closest trekking region from Kathmandu and this is the reason why it is a favorite among both international and local tourists. Within a few kilometers from the capital, you can experience a whole new culture and landscape of the Himalayan region. The Langtang Heli Tour by the Himalaya Land Treks lets you experience this unique part of Nepal with a luxurious helicopter ride.
The whole trip takes about 2.5 hours to complete and you can experience the major highlights of Langtang Valley within this time. You need to wake up early and head to the domestic airport to board the helicopter. From there, you head straight north to Kyanjin Gompa. En route, you can see amazing views of the lush green hills from a bird's eye view. Slowly, the mountains begin to appear and you can see Ganesh Himal (7422 m), Langtang Lirung (7227 m), Gauri Shankar (7134 m) and other neighboring peaks. You land at Kyanjin area and head to a teahouse for breakfast.
Here, you visit the famous Kyanjin Gompa and observe the daily life of monks. This monastery is said to be the oldest in the region and hosts an incredible array of art, heritage, and artifacts. The next place you visit is the cheese factory. After touring the factory, you can explore the surrounding area freely. You then head back to Kathmandu after 45 minutes or a maximum of 1 hour. To enjoy this tour, you need to have at least 4-5 people. This tour is available all year round but it is recommended for you to do it during March-May and mid-September-November.
At Himalaya Land Treks, you get the best services at reasonable prices. Our experienced staffs make your trip more meaningful and if you want, will help you customize your trip as per your wish.
You wake up early at 6:00 a.m. and head to the airport with a representative from the Himalaya Land Treks. After boarding the helicopter, you head north while enjoying the scenic views of the hills. As you approach Langtang, you can see beautiful views of other mountains in Ganesh Himal and Gaurishankar ranges. You reach Kyanjin Gompa and have your breakfast. You head to Kyanjin Gompa and explore the monastery. Then, you visit the cheese factory and head to nearby villages. Before noon, you head back to Kathmandu.
We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date