- Grade: Easy
- Duration: 1:00 - 3:00 hrs
- Destination: Nepal
- Activities: Day Tours
- Departure: Flexible
- Best Seasons: All Seasons
- Highest Altitude: 5,380 m (17,600 ft)
- Start-Ends: Kathmandu - Kathmandu
- Price of Package:USD 199 -1180
Mountain Flight is the best possible option to explore the exotic Himalayas of Nepal. If you do not have enough time and you are not confident about your physical fitness trekking, you should choose this option. The flight is best in the morning so that you can get a chance to encounter the panoramic views of World’s highest Himalayas peaks in the earth. The plane departs from Kathmandu and flies alongside.
Nepal is a country with 8 highest mountain peaks in the world and among them Mt. Everest is the tallest. Mountain flight is an absolute trip to the mountain lover who can directly observe the peaks and its captivating beauty. The best season for mountain flight in Nepal is spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) season since the sky is like a crystal clear without any disturbances of clouds and foggy weather.
We offer three prominent ways of flying over mountains.
Everest Mountain Flight
The first one is to take domestic mountain flight to fly over the eastern ranges. This flight offer you an opportunity to closely observe all the highest mountains of Nepal like Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Choyu, Mt. Ama Dablam and other Himalayas including Melungtse, Nuptse, Pumori, Gaurishankar, Sisha Pangma etc which lies in the eastern and central part of country. The flight duration is mostly one hour and the plane takes off from around 6:30 to 8:00 am in the morning for the best mountain views. Every passenger is provided window seat in this flights.
Cost : US$ 199
Highlights of Everest Mountain Flight
- Close view of Mount Everest from the air
- Breath-taking views of World’s Top Mountains, Lakes, & Glaciers
- Guaranteed with windows seat with Pilot narration
- Special certificate from the airline about completion of Mt. Everest Flight
Ultra Light Flight
The second way is for those visitors who want to fly over the panoramic view of the mountain in western ranges. In order to take this type of flight, the visitors should head to Pokhara and take an Ultra Light flight into the Annapurna massif. Ultralight aircraft is another option to observe the full spectrum of the magnificent Pokhara Valley along with mountain peaks and Lakes concurrently. Ultralight is a two seated light aircraft that has no window where only one passenger including pilot can seat.
The third type of mountain flight is exclusive one compares to these two. In this flight, visitors can take a charter helicopter to fly over the Everest range. This will offer you a short tour around Everest valley then it lands for the breakfast before returning back to Kathmandu and this makes your flight more exclusive one.
Similarly, we book Helicopter tours for Holy Lake Gosainkunda in Langtang National Park and Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Land and fly back tour in Annapurna Conservation Area.
Book your mountain flight with Oriental Journeys and explore the breathtaking views of Himalayas!
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