- Duration 03 hrs
- Trip Type Solo / group
- Activities Adventure
- Best Season All around the year
- Start/End KTM / KTM
- Location Kathmandu
- Hotel Pickup Available
- Age range Above 13
- Flight departures at 6:30 AM early in the morning from Tribhuwan International Airport.
- The travelers will be only 20 miles away from Mt. Everest.
- Provides an amazing Himalayan ranges, lakes and glaciers
The window seat is obvious to all the passengers throughout the Flyte.
Mountain flight which offers a marvellous view of different Himalayan ranges is a living experience. A flight not only provides you with the crystal view of Himalayas but also leads towards the valleys nearer to the huge rocks and stones. The flight fulfils the dream of viewing the Everest from the front face. The magnificent beauty and structure of mountains and different valleys also provide a geographical knowledge towards the flyers. It has pursue greater experience among the tourist by bridging the gap between expectations and reality.
Every people has a dream to get the one-time experience of panoramic views of the mountains. Thus it can either be fulfilled by trekking/ climbing the mountains or through the Flyte over the head of the mountains. People these days has limited leisure in this hustle-bustle. Thus they prefer to explore by 1-hour mountain Flyte through various means of airlines. Thus flight is the best option to have a face to face interaction with flabbergasting Everest. It has also been able to supply the marvellous beauty of natural floras and faunas.
Other things remaining constant, the flyte departures at 6 am every day from Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. One gets an opportunity to explore Everest (8,848m), Dorje Lakpa (6,966m), Gauri Shankar (7,134m), Shisa Pangma (8,013m), Cho Oyu (8201m), Numbur (6956 m), Choba Bhamre (5,933m), Nuptse (7855m), Menlungtse (7,023m), Gyachungkang (7952m), Pumori (7,161m), and Karyolung (6511m). Not only these peaks one will also have a moment to inspect Himalayan Glacier range of Khumbu region known as the Gokyo Lakes.
The travellers will be getting Himalayan Peaks map before the flight. The map offers information regarding different ranges one will be exploring during the flight. The flight attendant will also provide briefing regarding the different mountains which are seen.
Aircraft model for the Mountain flights.
ATR 42-320 (24 Seats) :
ATR 72-500 (36 Seats):
(Seats here indicate a number of a guaranteed window seat.)
- 1 hr mountain scenic flight
- Personal expenses
You will be picked up from your hotel in the early morning around 6 for the Kathmandu airport. You will reach the airport 1 hour prior to the departure.
The boarding will be spontaneous and you will be ready to fly. The duration of the flight will be 50-60 min where you will be enjoying the mesmerizing view of the Himalayas in just a few minutes of take-off.
After almost one hour flight, you will land at Kathmandu domestic airport where you will also get the certificate of the completion of the flight. Then you are dropped off at your respective accommodation in Kathmandu.
Mountain Flight FAQ
What is Mountain Flight?
Mountain Flight is a unique experience where one gets a moment to confront the Everest and other Himalayan ranges. People are engaged in their own exertion and have a limited hour to get their personal life. Thus in this congested schedule people tends to prefer mountain flights rather than hiking to get the view of mountains ranges in a short period of time. It has aroused a lifetime experience towards the people. As a trekker, many people might have reached nearer to the Everest. However, having an encounter with the head of the mountains provides you with a different experience. Thus it is recommended for all the visitors of Nepal not to miss this astonishing moment.
The flight can last from 50-60 minutes.
At what time the flight is operated? Can it be managed in other time?
The flight operates from 6am to 10am every day. Morning provides crystal clear view which is motive the time is chosen. Mountain flight also offers chartered flight as per your needs and requirements. Thus one can manage their time even in the noon or evening
Incase there is cancellation of the flight in last hour what will be the process of refund?
If the flight is cancelled in the last hour due to weather or technical circumstances, the paid amount will be returned back deducting 10percent service charge on the total billed amount. However there is minimal chances of flight to be cancelled.
Is there any reason to deduct 10 percent as a service charge?
It is obvious that the airline company provides a full refund for the payment of cancelled flight. The 10 per cent service charge is deducted as an online transaction processing fee which has already been occurred. This is taken as an online ticket transaction service which is provided manually in Kathmandu.
Do the office provide any transportation service till the departure point?
Yes we do provide as transportation service is included in the package.
How often do you provide transportation for the cancelled flight?
No matter how many times the flight might get cancelled, we do provide transportation service till the departure point.
What is the distance from Central Kathmandu till the International Airport.
Tribhuwan International Airport lies 8km away from Thamel area. Thus it takes 20-30 minutes to reach the airport point.
Do office provides anyone for us to help for the arrangement of Mountain flights
Staffs are provided by the office for your accommodations.
Do we get a moment to land in Everest Base Camp
Flight gives an opportunity to encounter with the Everest from the top which can be 15-20miles away. However if you want to take your foot step in the camp then consult with Everest Base Camp Heli tour.
Is there any risk exploring the flights?
The mountain flights has always been success to fulfill the dreams of the visitors. There might be risk which can be ignored and just enjoy the moment viewing the different Himalayan ranges.