• Mar 11, 2022
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Nepal is blessed with eight of the highest fourteen peaks in the world. Despite the gifts of nature, we have not been able to utilize them because of geographical difficulties. Mountain flights offer easier access to reach remote destinations by air. Such flights take nearly an hour at the most for viewers.

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MOUNTAIN FLIGHT IN NEPAL

Mountain flight is the breathtaking experience of snow-covered Himalayas for a captivating encounter of the highest peaks in Nepal via aircraft. For many years people sought the easiest way to view mountains in very limited time for those who are restricted by their schedule to go trekking. There are flights that offer the mouth-watering panoramic encounter of the highest peaks in Nepal.

Nepal is blessed with eight of the highest fourteen peaks in the world. Despite the gifts of nature, we have not been able to utilize them because of geographical difficulties. Mountain flights offer easier access to reach remote destinations by air. Such flights take nearly an hour at the most for viewers.

Currently, there are four different companies that offer mountain flights on a regular basis:

  • Simrik Airlines
  • Yeti Airlines
  • Tara Airlines
  • Buddha Airlines
     

                    Availability

Daily flights are operated from Kathmandu to the Himalayan Range in Kathmandu's northern and eastern regions. All four airlines provide regular flights in normal weather for almost one hour.
 

Airlines

          Departure

          Arrival

          Availability

          To/From

 

YETI

          0630

          0730

           DAILY

          MTN/KTM

 

SHREE

          0630

          0720

          DAILY

          MTN/KTM

 

BUDDHA

          0645

          0745

          DAILY

          MTN/KTM

 

TARA

           N/A

          N/A

           N/A

          MTN/KTM
 

                                        VIEWPOINTS

Airlines provide spectacular viewpoints of many tall mountains within an hour to make the flight eye-soothing and memorable. The major mountains that can be viewed from the closest distance during the flights are:

  • MT. NUPTSE(7879m)
  • MT. LHOTSE(8501m)
  • MT. CHO-OYU(8000m)
  • MT. MAKALU(8475m)
  • MT KANCHENJUNGA(8584m)
  • MT EVEREST(8850m)
     

FARES FOR EACH FLIGHT

Fares for mountain flights are quite reasonable if we put the hindsight of multiple mountains in perspective. The one-hour flight from Kathmandu to the closest view from the mountains and arrival back to Kathmandu is quite a journey within an hour. The prices vary for people of different nationalities but are the same for every flight available.

 

NATIONALITY

          NEPALESE

          INDIAN

          OTHERS

 

BASE FARE(NPR)

          11300

          11300

          23250

 

BASE FARE($)

          95

          95

          194

 

 

        EXPERIENCES AND BENEFITS

  • You can enjoy the majestic grandeur of the highest peaks in Nepal.
  • A lifetime experience of a closer view of Mt. Everest.
  • Lifetime experience without having to trek for multiple days.
  • Timesaving and affordable experience.
  • One of the safe and trusted airlines' services
  • Handful sights of other mountains, woods, cities, and villages from the top.
     

           MOUNTAIN FLIGHT TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fly over the most astounding mountains of Nepal, including the highest peak in the world, Mt. Everest.
  • Guaranteed window seat for the most scintillating view of mountains.
  • The experience of modern services with breakfast and drinks on the flight.
  • Wheelchair services are available to make accessible to specially-abled passengers.
  • Cancellation and date changes are also available according to airline policy.

 
   INCLUSIONS
  • One hour-long flight over the mountains.
  • Government registered tour guide.
  • Private transportation from hotel to airport and vice versa.
  • Government and airport taxes.

 

          FAQs

How many mountains can I see from a flight?

You can see the view of 8 mountains, including some of the highest peaks in the world.

 

Is flight too risky for mountain flight?

The flights are performed by experienced pilots and crew members, so there should not be any risks to sitting in the flight.