Nepal Helicopter Charter

Helicopter Charter

AAccessing to the remote corners of the Himalayas in Nepal is not a problem for visitors. In fact, it is a pleasurable, adventurous and exciting activity by helicopter. Since the whirlybird needs only a small landing space, it can be hired to take tourists to whichever destination and at whatever time they want to go. No wonder chartering a helicopter for sightseeing has become a popular tourist activity in Nepal. Mac Tours & Travels offers special rates and guaranteed services of Helicopter chartering in Nepal. You can have this service for aerial survey, rescue, short visit, sight seeing, supporting activities, promotional activity for trade-fair, filming / shooting, cargo transportations etc.


New and modern types of helicopter are being introduced in Nepalese markets recently but the two types of helicopters are currently operating and used for charter services. The most frequently seen is the powerful Russian made MI-17. This is a big bird, capable of transporting 22 passengers or four tons of cargo. MI-17's can reach altitudes well in excess of 5,000 m and have been known to land at Everest Base Camp. It offers excellent utility and reliability under extreme conditions.


The other craft is the smaller and more maneuverable French made Ecureuil AS35OB series. This sports car of the rotor world is smooth and quiet and offers excellent visibility. Wide-bodied and comfortable, it can carry five passengers and the newest models can land at 6.100 m. They are thus ideal for Himalayan sightseeing and intimate charters.


The helicopters can be used for pleasure as well as for practical purposes: from touristic enjoyment, trekking and mountaineering expeditions to technical and scientific works. It can be chartered for all kind of flights with or without airfields. The Nepalese Authority requires a test flight to a new destination, before a commercial flight can take place. Chartering a helicopter is especially advantageous for those who do not have much time to spare but want to see and experience all the attractions that Nepal has to offer. Here we present some programs for your reference.