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Though mountain flight sounds like easy things to do in Nepal, there are some few important things you should know before taking it. You should know flight cost, duration of the flight, which airlines are best for mountain flight, what are the mountains that we can see on the flight.

If you get information all about this factor, your flight to Everest will be remarkable and memorable.

Description of Mountain flight

Generally, mountain flight in NEPAL implies Everest Flight either by plane or by Helicopter. It is the shortest tour for those tourists who has a dream to see the top of the world in a realistic manner. Compared to Trekking to Everest Base Camp and Helicopter tour to Everest, mountain flight in Nepal is a very cheap and fast way to fulfill wanderlust.

This is the shortest mountain trip that provides you incredible mountain experiences without any physical effort. Not only that, after the flight, but you will also go to your home with incredible pictures of Giants mountains Including Everest. As everyone gets a window seat, you’ll save that amazing scene of the Whole Everest region.

Mountain flight in Nepal price

1 hour scientific Everest mountain flight costs 140 USD to 195 USD depends on tourist season in Nepal. There is no fixed price for a certain.n period of flight because of price fluctuates on the basis of fuel prices.

Plane Vs Helicopter For Flight

You can choose either Plane or Helicopter for flight to the Himalayas. You can choose a plane or Helicopter by reading below brief information.

Flight by Plane

If you want to make the short flight(1hr) in the cheapest way, flight with a plane is one of the best options for you. Every day, there is a regular flight by plane. The first flight begins at 6 am and the last flight will be handle at around 8 am. Every passenger will get a window-side seat which allows them to catch a glimpse of the mountain.

Flight by Helicopter(Chopper)

If you want to see Everest consuming more time (HALF DAY), a helicopter tour to Everest will be perfect. On Heli tour, you’ll have a cockpit seat, a glass of champagne, breakfast at view hotel, photo session at Kala Pattar, and refueling stop at Lukla.

What are the mountains that we can see while mountain flight in Nepal?

Since MOUNT EVEREST is lying in Mahalnagur Himalayan ranges, doing mount flight we’ll able to see the mountains that lie in Mahalangur Himalayan Ranges. Including Everest, you’ll able to see following peaks meantime of flight.

  1. Everest (8848 m)
  2. Lhotse ( 8516 m)
  3. Makalu (8463 m)
  4. Cho-Oyo (8201 m)
  5. Shisha Pangma (8013 m)
  6. Nuptse (7855 m)
  7. Pumori (7161 m)
  8. Gauri Shankar (7134 m)
  9. Gyachung Kang (7652 m)
  10. Chamlang (7319 m)
  11. Langtang Lirung (7234 m)
  12. Melungtse (7181 m)
  13. Choba -Bhamre (5970 m)
  14. Dorje – Lakpa (6966 m)
  15. Numbur (6957 m)
  16. Ama Dablam (6812 m)
  17. Phurbi – Ghyachu (6637 m)
  18. Pigferago (6620 m)
  19. Karyolung (6511 m)
  20. Chugimago (6297 m)

Mountain flight in Nepal price(Cost)

The mountain flight in Nepal price varies on season and trip mode. On the peak, season price goes up to around 200 USD on a plane whereas if you want to have chopper with half-day mountain tours, charges around1000 USD. But during off-season prices goes down. So we can say mountain flight in Nepal price 140 – 200 USD on plane and 900 to 1000 USD on the plane.


Yeti airlines offer foreign tourists at US$ 194.00.


Budhha Air offers mountain flight at 190 US. It is the Budhha Air Ticket written price. This price can increase and decrease with the fuel price fluctuation.

How to Identifies mountain while flight

Experience a mountain flight is the easiest activity from THINGS TO DO IN NEPAL. By buying a ticket provides you a 1-hour flight where you’ll be flying above several taller peaks. Not only that you’ll see the glacier, high altitude lakes, and amazing mountain scenery. To recognize, each peak, the hostess tell you each individual peaks name and the pilot invites each passenger to the cockpit to take pictures of Everest Ranges from their large windscreen.

By leaving Kathmandu domestic airport early in the morning, passengers enter an hour’s flight around the Mahalangur Himalayan region.

To recognize mountain names Maps are available so that you can identify the various important peaks. However, if you have a questions, you can ask the hostesses.

What will happen if flight is cancelled due to flight canceled?

If the weather is not suitable to fly for mountain views, at that time your flight will be canceled. But you will be either offered a full refund or you can try the next days without extra money.

How to do Nepal mountain flight booking?

It is a simple and easy process of booking a mountain flight with us (Base Camp Hike). Just provide your passport copy and your desire date to flight. Upon getting your information, you’ll get These things we will make confirmation afterward.

The Everest Mountain flight is the finest and easiest outdoor activity for adventure enthusiastic travelers who have limited time for holidays in Nepal. This flight will help tourists to get near the Himalayas within an hour. It offers the greatest view of the highest mountains, greenery forests, amazing landscape and diverse ecosystem around the Mount Everest Region.

Everest Mountain flight in Nepal offers you a close view of the Everest region including the highest peak of the world( Mt. Everest). It offers the exhilarating panorama of the highest peaks like Mount Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Nuptse and so many more. We’ll also see the eye-catching view of Gokyo valley including it’s Lakes. One hour flight takes you close to the Himalaya which is really worthwhile activity.

The Everest view mountain flight is recognized as Everest experience mountain flight which makes lifetime experience for tourists. More to say, a flight that takes you very near to the Himalayas is the Everest mountain flight.

Why Mountain flight in Nepal?

The mountain flight is alternate to Most of Popular Everest Base Camp Trekking. Here are some highlights of mountains flight to Everest.

  • Stunning views of some of the highest peaks in the world such as Mount Everest, Mount Kanchenjunga, Mount Dhaulagiri, Lhotse, Makalu, etc.
  • Opportunity to see different beautiful monasteries of the region.
  • Hike to Peak Peak for beautiful sunrise views.
  • Explore the unique culture and tradition of Sherpa people.
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The 1 Hour Everest Mountain Flight

As you are flying over the Khumbu Himalayan, you can feel and see the gorgeous beauty of the world. Within an hour of seating into the aircraft, you can see almost all the tallest mountains including Mt. Everest (8,848m), Nuptse (7,879 M), Lhotse (8,501 M), Cho Oyu (8,000M), Makalu (8,475 M) and Kangchenjunga (8,584 M) which is very worthy to explore.

Base Camp Hike offers cheapest mountain flight for interest people because of the Nepal Mountain flight operator.

Mountain flight is suitable for those who can’t trek either because of time-bound or other problems. Including Mount Everest (8848m), this flight leads you across Gaurishankar (7134m), Cho Oyu (820m), Pumori (8171m), Melungtse (7023m), Nuptse (7855m), Lhotse (8516m), Ama Dablam (6856m), Shisha Pangma (8013m), and many other small peaks.

Everest Mountain Experience Flight Schedule

Airlines First Flight Second Flight Third Flight
Buddha Airlines 6:15am – 7:15am 6:30am – 7:30am 07:30am – 8:30am
Yeti Airlines 6:15am – 7:15am 6:30am – 7:30am 07:30am – 8:30am
Shree Airlines 6:15am – 7:15am 6:30am – 7:30am 07:15am – 8:15am
Simrik Airlines 6:15am – 7:15am 6:30am – 7:30am 07:30am – 8:30am

Cost Includes:

  • Flight Charges.
  • Government taxes and other official paperwork.
  • Certificate of flight completion.
  • 13% Government VAT and official charge.

Cost Excludes

  • Airport pickup and Drop off
  • All other costs that is not mentioned in the includes section.


How much does the Everest mountain flight cost?

The mount Everest experience mountain flight tariff rate is USD 180 for each foreign nationals. But we can offer this.

  • Foreigner: USD $180 Per Person USD 180 Per person.
  • For Nepalese: 11,500 NC Per Person ( Nepali Currency).
  • For Indian: 7,188 IC Per Person ( Amount in Indian Currency)

Eventually, you’ll also get a seasonal discount. To catch a discount don’t be late to contact us. We have 24/7 support.

Nationality Tariff Discounted Rate Window Seat
Foreigner USD 198 Per Person USD 185 Per Person Guaranteed
Indian Citizen INR 7060 Per Person INR 7060 Per Person Guaranteed
Nepali Citizen NPR 11300 Per Person NPR 11300 Per Person Guaranteed

Addon cost

The mountain flight airfare that we offer you doesn’t include transportation (Thamel – Airport – Thamel). But we can arrange cheap and reliable transportation with minimal cost.

What is the policy if the Everest mountain flight is canceled?

In the case of bad weather, there will be a cancellation policy. Likewise, if you couldn’t see any high mountains while you are using Everest Flight, the aircraft will announce that the flight is canceled because of bad weather and cloudy weather.
But don’t worry you can get a full refund or you can also try the next flight.

Can we get window seats?

100%, you will get a private window seat.

How long will Everest Flight be?

There will be 55 minutes (roughly 1 hour) guaranteed flight.

Package Name: Everest Mountain Flight

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