Tilicho Lake Heli Tour
1 Days 0 Nights
Kathmandu Tilicho Lake
4 Min. Pax
BEST TIMESpring Autumn Summer Winter
Tilicho lake is the world’s largest lake of the world with an altitude of 4919 meters in the Annapurna range of the Himalayas. It is the lake that is located in the Manang District of Nepal, 55km away from the city of Pokhara. Tilicho lake is the destination of one of the most popular side hikes of the Annapurna Circuit Trek and is surrounded by beautiful mountains like Khangsar, Muktinath peak, Nilgiri, and Tilicho. It covers an area of 4.8 km square.
Hindus believe that Tilicho Lake is the ancient Kak Bhusundi Lake mentioned in the epic Ramayana. The sage Kak Bhusundi is believed to have first told the happenings of Ramayana to Garuda- king of birds, near this lake. The magnificent lake is one of the major attractions in the Annapurna Region. Lake Tilicho is surrounded by the High Himalayas and the highest one is the Tilicho peak 7134 meters.
The lake is not only famous for trekking but these days people like going for the Tilicho Heli Tour as well for those who lack the availability of time and effort. For those who want to experience the largest lake in the world from close but cannot due to their problems and lack of time, the Heli tour can be the perfect option. It saves time and at the same time gives the best experience of your lifetime.
Major attractions of Tilicho Lake
Beautiful view of mountains like Khangsar, Muktinath peak, Nilgiri and Tilicho
In the hidden valley of Nar Phu village, ancient Buddhist monasteries
Snow leopard, Himalayan Thar, Musk deer
Thorang La Pass
Ganga Purna lake
Terms & Conditions:
The helicopter flights to the above sectors are dependent on weather conditions.
The company reserves the right to cancel/postpone the flight in case of bad weather or any technical/emergencies.
The pilot-in-command has the full authority to decide on the passenger weight, flight route, and ground time in each sector due to flight safety reasons.
Early in the morning, our tour agent will escort you to the domestic terminal of Tribhuwan International Airport. We will go through some security checks and after the checking, our instructor will instruct us about what to do and what not to do during the Heli tour. After the briefing, we will head towards the Helipad and follow the instructions. The Helicopter then takes off and lands at Tilicho Lake. The tour provides an opportunity to experience the stunning ariel view of the snow-capped Himalayas like the Annapurna range, Muktinath peak, Nilgiri, Thorang La pass, and the beautiful view of Manang village. The lake is not only famous for its natural beauty but is also popular as a Hindu pilgrimage since it holds holy significance. After reaching Tilicho lake we will explore the area, have a good time, and then return to Kathmandu.
- Airport tax (USD 2)
- Passenger insurance, in case of appearance of any accidents during the Tilicho Lake Heli Tour
- The fare of two way Helicopter flights
- Airport pick & drop off service by Private Vehicle
- First aid or oxygen during the time of emergency
- All applicable tax, vat and office service charge
- All necessary permits and governmental documents
- Depending on the weight, a charter for up to 5 people can be arranged.
- Different courses of meal (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
- International airfare & Nepal Visa Fee (You may easily issue Nepal visa on your Arrival).
- Travel insurance, Nepal tourist visa fees, personal items, and expenses
- Entrance fees if necessary
The tour can be completed within 1 to 2 hours but the tour duration totally depends upon the selection of the destination.
Yes, the Tilicho heli tour is completely safe in Nepal. As safety always comes first the team is ready anytime for the rescue suring the time of necessity.
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Yes, you will get your refund if you cancel the flight due to different circumstances.
Given the short period of time, we are unlikely to get altitude sickness. Because the location is relatively low in altitude which reduces the risk. But in case of emergency our crew will provide you first-aid or transfer you to the lower altitude or Kathmandu if necessary.
Yes, the flights can get delayed or cancelled due to the bad weather or frequent rainfall. In case of cancellation, you will get your refund according to the refund policy.