The Government of Nepal has announced an issue for the flight operation to Lukla. Most of the flights to Lukla will commence from Ramechhap until further notice to avoid the heavy traffic congestion in Kathmandu airport. The airport in Ramechhap is located 130km from Kathmandu (approximately 3-4 hours drive).
Gosaikunda Helicopter tour is an hour helicopter ride from Kathmandu to Gosaikunda Lake and return. The helicopter flight to Gosaikunda is best for religious yatra or to visit the Langtang Himalayan range. Enjoy the view of Holy Gosaikunda Lake by Helicopter ride. Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour is a religious Mountain View flight from Kathmandu within a half hour. Gosaikunda Lake is an alpine freshwater body system that falls in Langtang National Park at an altitude of 4,380m. It is also called as the holy sites for Hindu and Buddhist. Traditionally, it is thought that there were 108 lakes in the Gosaikunda area. Gosaikunda Lake trip by Helicopter is the shortest and fastest way to visit Gosaikunda Lake. The enchanting beauty of Gosaikunda and unbelievable mountain vistas are sure to mesmerize the soul of every passenger. It is also a great way to have a close-up view of the ethnic Tamang tribe and snow-clad mountains of the Langtang region. This exciting Helicopter tour to Gosaikunda is a perfect solution for those travelers who are content with long day hiking but have ardent desire to pay obeisance to the holy lake, Gosaikunda. Gosaikunda helicopter tour is well-suited for elders and fitness-bound people.
This exquisite helicopter tour begins from Kathmandu and ends on Kathmandu. The land time of half-hour is given at the bank of the lake for any puja, holy bath, or exploration. The tour lasts for 2 hours. It is the third most famous helicopter tour in Nepal after the Everest Base Camp Helicopter tour and Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour.
Gosaikunda Helicopter Ride is lower in cost and short time from Kathmandu, so it’s the best tour to encounter the helicopter ride and explore Langtang Himalayan range’s close-up perspectives.
Day 01: Fly to Gosaikunda Lake
6:00 AM: Hotel to Airport
6:30 to 8:30 AM: Fly to Gosaikuda do Havana Puja and visit Langtang village for Breakfast.
9:00 AM: Transfer to Hotel
Note: Plan time may differ due to weather conditions.
How long is the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour?
The tour typically lasts around 1-1.5 hours, including the flight and time spent at the lake.
What’s the best time of year to take this tour?
The best times to visit Gosaikunda by helicopter are during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the skies are clear and the views are spectacular.
Is there an altitude sickness risk during the helicopter tour?
The risk is minimal since you won’t be staying at high altitude for an extended period. However, it’s always advisable to consult with your tour operator and take necessary precautions.
What should I wear for the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour?
Due to the higher altitudes, it can get quite cold, even during the day. It’s recommended to wear layered clothing, a good jacket, sunglasses, and sunblock.
Are there any weight restrictions for the tour?
Yes, there are weight restrictions on helicopter tours due to safety reasons. The total weight, including passengers and their baggage, is taken into account. It’s best to check with your tour provider for specific details.
The Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour was nothing short of magical. Flying over the serene landscapes and finally beholding the crystal-clear waters of the sacred Gosaikunda Lake was a moment I’ll cherish forever. An absolute must for anyone visiting Nepal!
Taking the Gosaikunda Helicopter Tour was a surreal experience. The bird’s-eye view of the sacred lake, surrounded by snow-capped mountains, left me spellbound. It was a spiritual journey, made even more memorable by the stunning Himalayan vistas. I couldn’t have asked for a better way to witness the beauty of Gosaikunda!