Overview for Maratika Heli Charter 1 Day
- Trip Code: CT-10084
- Package: Maratika Heli Charter 1 Day
- Duration: 1 Day(s)
- Trip Level:
Requires no prior experience and fits for people with basic physical ability
- Fly to Halesi Maratika by Helicopter
- A short 1 Day exploration of Maratika
- Prayer ceremony and Meditation
- Sightseeing from Haleshi Maratika
- Delicious Nepali cuisine
- Highly comfortable flight
Maratika Heli Charter with CoreTreks takes you on a tour to Maratika, a renowned cave located in the hilly region of the far eastern part of Nepal. The Maratika Cave is approximately 185 kilometers southwest of Mount Everest in Khotang District. The Maratika cave is a high-importance pilgrimage site to Buddhists as well as Hindus. As mentioned in 12th-century literature, the temple is associated with a long life. The cave has its historical, cultural, religious, and tourism significance in Nepal, especially among the pilgrims.
The heli charter starts from Kathmandu. The first stop will be Lamidanda airport for refueling and we will continue to Maratika cave. In just about 10 minutes, we will reach our destination. Upon reaching Halesi Maratika, we will start our ceremonies, and meditate. After completing our prayer, we will further explore the cave and fly back to Kathmandu. The heli charter starts and ends within a day since we will not be driving for long hours.
Our team at CoreTreks will arrange everything that you will need for a successful heli tour. With more than a decade of experience in travel and tourism, there is barely anything that we cannot arrange. So, book the Heli Charter to Halesi and explore why the temple is so significant to pilgrims from all over the world. If you have any queries regarding the trip, feel free to reach us at email@example.com.
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Symptoms of Altitude Sickness may start once you reach 1500-2000 meters and upwards. If you gain altitude rapidly without letting your body adapt to the thin oxygen at higher altitudes, you are most likely to suffer from Altitude Sickness. But if you plan for acclimatization days to your itinerary, you are good to go.
The itinerary includes acclimatization days to avoid Altitude Sickness. The sickness is common at high altitudes. Please note that sickness is a topic to be taken very seriously. Here are some few extra preventions:
- Avoid climbing rapidly, give your body some time to adjust
- Drink more water, not less than 5 liters a day
- Eat more, eat often, and eat healthily
- Listen to your body, do not ignore symptoms
- Do not skip acclimatization days
- Be prepared in case of an emergency
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On average, walking time per day is 5-6 hours below 3,000m. For altitudes higher than 3,000m the average walking time is 3-5 hours per day. The walking hours may vary according to conditions but do not exceeds 6 hours mark per day.
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