Mountain flight in Nepal

Mountain flight in Nepal

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  • Duration:1 Hours
  • Trip GradeEasy
  • DestinationTIA Kathmandu
  • ActivityMountain Flight
  • Group Size1-15
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Price fromUS$240US$290
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1 person - 1 personUS$ 240
2 people - 4 peopleUS$ 235
5 people - 9 peopleUS$ 230
10 people - 15 peopleUS$ 225
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Venturing on a mountain flight in Nepal is unlike anything else. The sheer thrill and joy of flying into the sky and witnessing the magnificence of Nepal's glorious mountain ranges is an experience that stays attached to one's memory eternally. While a mountain flight is exhilarating, adding Everest sightseeing elevates the experience to new limits. The mere thought of witnessing the world's highest peak from the sky is enough to send trembles down the spine. 

Imagine a scenario where you find yourself merely 20 miles away from Mount Everest, almost as if you could reach out and touch its glorious summit. The mountain flight from Kathmanduoffers a remarkable viewpoint, providing passengers with an intimate and close-up experience of the highest peaks in the world. This extraordinary trip not only brings you face to face with Mount Everest but also unveils a breathtaking panorama of other sensational mountains, including Pumori, Numbur, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Shisha Pangma, Langtang Lirung, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Lakpa Dorje, Gauri Shankar, Melungtse, Chamlang, and many more.

Typically flying from 50 minutes to an hour, the flight commences from Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu. During the flight, the plane completes two turns, ensuring passengers have a second opportunity to admire the astonishing mountain scenery as they return to Kathmandu. Beyond offering sensational views, theEverest mountain flight serves as an educational experience, providing passengers with insights into the fascinating geography of this enchanting country.

Several airlines in Nepal provideEverest sightseeing packages. Selecting the ideal one involves considering factors such as the air route, duration of the flight, and additional comforts like securing a coveted window seat. Join us for our services for your ideal mountain flight in Nepal, and assign us to cater to all your needs and preferences. During your flight, the flight attendant will provide you with a mountain map containing attributes about the various peaks visible during the mountain flight. Additionally, the flight attendant will offer a briefing about the observable mountains. Ensuring an unobstructed view, you'll witness the awe-inspiring beauty of mountains exceeding 8000 meters, including Cho-Oyu, Shisha Pangma, Mt. Everest, and Lhotse, all from a secured window seat on the aircraft. Take advantage of this golden opportunity and contact us for further information and bookings about mountain flights in Nepal.

Mountain Flight Time Schedule (Airport Time: 30 min before the Departure)

AirlinesDeparture Time/Arrival TimeRemarks
Buddha Airlines06:15 AM to 07:15 AM EverydayReserve
Yeti Airlines06:30 AM to 07:30 AM EverydayReserve
Shree Airlines06:35 AM to 07:35 AM EverydayReserve

Best Season for Mountain Flights in Nepal

The optimal times for embarking on a mountain flight tour in Nepal are from January to May and September to December. During these months, the weather clears up, delivering exceptional visibility. It's worth noting that there are daily flight programs and departure dates from Kathmandu, ensuring regular opportunities for this experience. Even during the monsoon and winter seasons, some days offer the best panoramic views of the Himalayas through mountain flights.

Highlights of Everest Mountain Flight

  • Encounter and capture fantastic landscapes, peaks, lakes, and glaciers
  • Witness Mt Everest 20 miles from your window
  • Approximately one-hour flight with a guaranteed window seat
  • The flight flies in the Northeast direction & gets back with anticlockwise rounding
  • Wheelchair service for those who need it 
  • Breathtaking views of the glorious Himalayan ranges, including peaks like Mount Everest, Cho-Oyu, Shisha Pangma, and Lhotse.

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Here is the full Itinerary for Mountain flight in Nepal. Contact us if you want to create your own personalized itinerary. We will design the schedule taking into account your needs and specifications.


After we pick you up from your hotel early morning, we'll transport you to the domestic terminal for check-in. 

You'll embark on your awe-inspiring mountain flight at 6:15 am, with the aircraft touching down at Kathmandu airport after an hour of flight time. Take the opportunity to relish the moment and capture stunning photographs of the majestic Himalayan peaks and mountain ranges from the window of your flight.

 Following your landing, we will then transport you back to your designated hotel.

  • Time1 hour

What's Included

  • The mountain flight ticket with domestic airport tax
  • Airport pick-up and drop from your hotel
  • One-hour flight time
  • Window Seat Guaranteed
  • Company charges and taxes
  • Meals or beverages during the flight time
  • Tips to pilot or guide
  • Transportation for the second try if in case we need to reschedule because of the weather issues 

Additional Info

Health and Safety

Ensure you are in good health before commencing the mountain flight, as high altitudes can pose challenges. The airlines prioritize passenger safety, and oxygen masks are available on board for convenience.


While capturing the breathtaking landscapes, be mindful of the guidelines provided by the flight attendants. Avoid blocking the view for fellow passengers, and enjoy the photography experience responsibly.

Cancellation and date shifting

Every mountain flight ticket issued by us is eligible for a refund. In the event of flight cancellations due to unfavorable weather conditions, low visibility, technical issues, or any natural or airline-related problems, customers are entitled to a full refund. A one-time date change can be made free of charge if requested within 24 hours before the scheduled flight.

If a passenger decides to cancel their booking before 12 hours, a 10 percent cancellation fee will be applied. In the case of same-day cancellations or a no-show, only the airport tax (500 NPR) is refundable. To modify the date or cancel tickets within the 12-hour timeframe, please contact us immediately. You can visit our office or send us a prompt email with the tickets and passenger details.


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