This unforgettable aerial journey takes you to the historic site of the World’s Highest Cabinet Meeting at Kala Patthar plateau of Everest Base Camp. This is the place where Nepal Government held the world’s highest cabinet meeting on December 2009 to raise concerns over the melting Himalayan glaciers due to global warming.
Nature lovers, holiday makers and extreme adventure enthusiasts can now visit Kala Patthar and have a closer view of Mt Everest or hold a corporate meeting. The visit to Kalapatthar (17192 ft / 5242m) will include two Aircrafts – AS 350 B3 Helicopter and Pilatus PC-6 single engine Aircraft.
You begin your aerial journey from Kathmandu airport with one PC-6, single engine Aircraft and B3 Helicopter taking off simultaneously. Moving eastwards, the aircrafts fly parallel to the Himalayan range, allowing those on board a magnificent vista of the towering Himalayn peaks. The aircrafts finally land at the airstrip in Syangboche (12,340ft), where final preparation on equipments and oxygen system will be made. A set of Oxygen system consisting of 4 liter cylinder of Mountaineering Oxygen fitted with regulator and hi-tech Top Out Mask will be provided. Once equipped, the AS 350 B3 shall make shuttles to Kalapatthar, 4 passengers at a time. You will be given ample time to explore and enjoy the ‘close-up’ views of Mt.Everest and other peaks. Those who want to conduct a corporate meeting, this will indeed be a ‘high- level’ experience!
Fly to World’s Highest Meeting Point
We find it very important that our travelling contributes to the preservation of Nepal’s fragile and beautiful nature. We encourage Kipling Travels and Explore Himalaya to start working with different tea-houses / lodges and hotels on sustainability initiatives- like waste recycling, solar heating etc.
We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.