Nepal is a mountaineering country and every visitor's first choice is to observe the mountain. For every Nepal visitor, the Himalayan range awes and fascinates. Mountain flight is one of the biggest attractions for the Himalayas.
Take-off from Kathmandu airport in the early morning for an hour’s worth of spectacular mountains scenery. Mountain flight is suitable for all categories of traveller. Mountain flight takes one close to some of highest peaks in the world including Mount Everest (8848m). One can clearly see and identify the peaks, and see the Himalayan landscape and glaciers during the flight. For those who are restricted by time from going trekking can get panoramic view of the Himalayas in just an hour mountain flight is truly splendid idea, moment of an hour would be for kept for lifetime in your memory.
You will encounter the panoramic view of various mountains other than Mount Everest like Gosaithan, Dorje Lhakpa, Phurbi Chyachu, Choba Bhamare, Gaurishankar, Melungtse, Chugimago, Numbur, Karyolung, Cho-oyu (8201 meters), Gyachungkang, Pumori (7161 meters), Nuptse (7855 meters), Sisha Pangma (8013 meters), Lang tang, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu Himalayan range are others that you will get a chance to glance through. (Though Mountain Flight is operated and all the year round. However, through our experience, we would strongly recommend the time period from End of February to Mid of May and End of August to Mid of December). That's the Everest Experience a memory to cherish for a lifetime.
The mountain flights are operated by the domestic airlines. It is a guaranteed flight, which means operated only when the weather is good and view is satisfactory. At the present, there are four Airlines companies who offer Mountain flights.
Buddha Air is the only airline in Nepal operating four brand new; straight-from-the -factory; currently in production, fully pressurized, state-of -the-art third generation aircraft Beech 1900D, each worth US$ 5 million.
Yeti Airline’s one hour Everest Flight takes off from Kathmandu Airport and flies east in modern Jet stream 41 fully pressurized and air-conditioned fleet, where one can see magnificent mountains from a height of around 25,000 feet. A must take tour of the majestic Himalayas.
One hour Simrik Air Everest Flight takes off from Kathmandu Airport and flies east in modern Beech 1900 fully pressurized and air-conditioned aircraft, where one can see magnificent mountains from a height of around 25,000 feet. A must take tour of the majestic Himalayas. It is an hour of breathtaking scenic beauty of the Mighty Mountains. It is a sparkling clear journey across the world’s highest peaks, Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga – 3rd highest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, to name just a few including the Tibetan plateau.