Halesi Mahadev is a pilgrimage site in the Khotang district of eastern Nepal. This famous shrine of Lord Shiva lies in a remote hilly region with the holy Dudh Koshi river on the right and Sunkoshi on the left. While you can arrive at this temple by road, it requires a long trip through rugged terrains. Meanwhile, a helicopter tour takes you to this religious landmark quickly and without any hassle.
Therefore, the Halesi Helicopter tour is one of the best ways to travel to this holy place. This incredible aerial tour takes you to the ancient temple of Halesi Mahadev. It is also known as the “Pashupatinath of Eastern Nepal.” There is a beautiful cave near the temple that is quite an attraction for this tour. The immense beauty of the region will enchant travelers.
Hundreds of pilgrims from Nepal and India travel to the Halesi Mahadev temple every year. The helicopter ride takes around an hour to arrive at this temple of Lord Shiva from Kathmandu. The same trip takes approximately 10 hours by jeep. You will take a flight from Tribhuvan International Airport to land on a beautiful helipad near the Halesi Mahadev Temple. You can worship in the temple and explore caves before flying back to Kathmandu.
This helicopter tour is a blessing in disguise for older pilgrims who cannot take long-duration travels. Besides that, you can also observe snow-capped mountains, vast valleys, green meadows, and serene water resources of the region. We provide this fantastic Halesi helicopter tour at a reasonable price. Read further for the tour itinerary, cost, best time, and other related information in detail.
Highlights of the Trip
- Awe-inspiring views of the natural vista and snow-capped mountains
- Exploring the cultural heritage of the region
- Pilgrimage of Halesi Mahadev Temple
- Beautiful sightseeing opportunities of various caves.
- Performing puja and other rituals in the Halesi temple
- Observing incredible landscapes from the top of the helicopter
- Excellent welcome and hospitality of local people
Halesi Helicopter Tour - Detailed Itinerary
Phase 1: Transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu
The Halesi Helicopter tour starts as our staff will pick you up and transfer you to Tribhuvan International airport in Kathmandu. You will complete all formalities and board the helicopter flight.
Phase 2: Helicopter tour to Halesi Mahadev Temple from Kathmandu
You will board the helicopter flight from Kathmandu to the Halesi Mahadev temple. This incredible tour provides you with the best views of snow-capped mountains and other diverse natural regions of the region. After a helicopter tour, you can explore the region and perform various puja rituals.
Phase 3: Conduct various puja rituals and explore around
After arriving at the temple, you can conduct puja rituals and worship in Halesi Mahadev Temple. You can also explore the cave area and other natural landscapes for an hour.
Phase 4: Fly back to Kathmandu
After performing your puja rituals and exploring around, you can take the flight back to Kathmandu. You can arrive at Kathmandu after an hour of a scenic helicopter ride.