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Overview of Mountain flight
Though mountain flight sounds like easy thing to do in Nepal, there are a few important things you should know before taking it. You should know the flight cost, duration of the flight, which airlines are best for mountain flights, and what the mountains we can see on the flight.
If you get information all about this factor, your flight to Everest will be remarkable and memorable.
Generally, mountain flight in NEPAL implies Mount 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 realistically. Compared to Trekking to Everest Base Camp and a Helicopter tour to Everest, mountain flight in Nepal is a very cheap and fast way to fulfil wanderlust.
This is the shortest mountain trip that provides you with incredible mountain experiences without any physical effort. Not only that, after the flight, 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.
The Everest Mountain flight is the finest and easiest outdoor activity for adventure-enthusiastic travellers 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 landscapes and diverse ecosystems 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 its Lakes. One hour flight takes you close to the Himalayas which is a worthwhile activity.
The Everest view mountain flight is recognized as the Everest experience mountain flight which makes a lifetime experience for tourists. More to say, a flight that takes you very near to the Himalayas is the Everest mountain flight.
How much does Everest Mountain Flight Cost(price)?
The cost of the Mount Everest Experience flight depends on nationality, group size, airlines, and tourist season in Nepal. Nonetheless, price changes based on fuel price.
Mountain Flight Cost(price) per person for foreigners(Except Indian Citizens)
No. of people
Price Per Person
1 ( Solo )
4 to 6
7 to 9
10 and more
Price of Flight based on Nationality for 1 person
USD 223 Per Person
INR 10765 Per Person
NPR 12770 Per Person
For the details, what’s included and what’s excluded on the mentioned Priceline, please have a look at INCLUDED and EXCLUDED.
Mountain experience flight itinerary depends on the service you booked with us. We’ve 2 options. They are as follows
If you request a mountain flight ticket with transportation, we’ll send a private car or van(depending on group size) to the hotel where you’re staying. And our driver will drop you at the airport(entrance gate of domestic flight). Upon finishing the mountain tour, our driver will drop by your hotel.
Option 2 :
If you book only a flight ticket with us, you should arrange transportation by yourself.
Why Mountain Flight in Nepal?
The mountain flight is an alternative to Most Popular Everest Base Camp Trekking. Here are some highlights of the mountains flight to Everest.
As you are flying over the Khumbu Himalayan, you can feel and see the gorgeous beauty of the world. Within an hour of seating in 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.
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 traditions of the Sherpa people.
What to see during a mountain flight?
Since MOUNT EVEREST is lying in Mahalnagur Himalayan ranges, doing a Mount flight we’ll able to see the mountains that lie in Mahalangur Himalayan Ranges. Including Everest, you’ll able to see the following peaks meantime of flight.
Everest (8848 m)
Lhotse ( 8516 m)
Makalu (8463 m)
Cho-Oyo (8201 m)
Shisha Pangma (8013 m)
Nuptse (7855 m)
Pumori (7161 m)
Gauri Shankar (7134 m)
Gyachung Kang (7652 m)
Chamlang (7319 m)
Langtang Lirung (7234 m)
Melungtse (7181 m)
Choba -Bhamre (5970 m)
Dorje – Lakpa (6966 m)
Numbur (6957 m)
Ama Dablam (6812 m)
Phurbi – Ghyachu (6637 m)
Pigferago (6620 m)
Karyolung (6511 m)
Chugimago (6297 m)
Everest Mountain Experience Flight Schedule of Each Airline
Here is the daily flight schedule of Budhha Airlines, Yeti Airlines, Shree Airlines, and Simrik Airlines to Everest.
All other costs that are not mentioned in the included section.
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.
Plane Vs Helicopter For Flight
You can choose either Plane or a Helicopter for a 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) most cheaply, a 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 handled 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 the Heli tour, you’ll have a cockpit seat, a glass of champagne, breakfast at the view hotel, a photo session at Kala Pattar, and a refuelling stop at Lukla.
What is the policy if the mountain flight is cancelled?
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 cancelled because of bad weather and cloudy weather. In that case, 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 the flight be?
The flight will be 55 minutes (roughly 1 hour).
How to Identifies mountain names while flight?
Experience a mountain flight is the easiest activity from THINGS TO DO IN NEPAL. Buying a ticket provides you with 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 tells you each peak’s 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 questions, you can ask the hostesses.
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 desired date for the flight. Upon getting your information, you’ll get These things we will make confirmation afterwards.
Get QUOTE for Everest Experience Mountain Flight
The group departure dates listed below are specially quoted and specified for GROUP JOIN TREKKING. Please let us know if our departure dates are not suitable for you. BASE CAMP HIKE can arrange private trips departing on any date that suits your holiday.
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