Mountain Flights in Nepal Himalaya!!
Would you want to explore the tallest (above 8000m) Himalaya in short time?. If yes, then there is only one possibility to do Mountain flights in Nepal, where you can see the Himalaya from of the near distance. We would recommend highly for those travelers who are having short holidays in Nepal to see the landscapes and Tallest Himalayas. It offers panoramic encounter with the highest peaks (Mt. Everest 8848m.) on earth. The plane departs from Kathmandu and flies alongside the Himalaya to give you eye-level views of the snow peaks and then brings you back in one hour. Cruising close to the awesome massifs of rock and ice, the flight presents a mind-boggling sight.
GTEPL, tour agency arranges all types’ flights around the Himalayas. Be sure that if you are seeking to have great holidays exploring the tallest mountains , then take a mountain flights to see the landscapes, Monasteries, Gompas, Tallest mountains (including the close view of Mt. Everest) in Nepal. We are the sales agent of different domestic airlines including Buddha Air, Agni Airlines, Guna Airlines, Yeti Airlines, Tara Air, etc.
For every Nepal visitor, the Himalayan range awes and fascinates. Each and every one coming to Nepal expects not only to see Himalayas but also to reach as near as possible. One of the biggest attractions for the visitors to Nepal is the Mountain flight. For those who are restricted by time or other constraints mountains flights offer the alternate to climbing and ensure a lasting memory of the highest peaks on earth. The flight takes off from Kathmandu airport to Everest. 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. If not, money back.
Name of the Mountains that can be seen from Mountain Flight
Langtang Lirung (7227m): The first mountain, which can be seen, is Langtang Lirung. The valley of Langtang , which is not visible from the mountain flight, is considered to be the most beautiful in the whole Himalayan region.
Gosaithan (8013m): - The Mountain lies on the Nepal – Tibetan border. Tibetan name for this mountain is Shisapangma. She is related with many Hindu Mythologies especially of Shiva.
Dorje Lakpa (6975m): This Mountain has a Tibetan name, which means “the mountains of many sacred Thunderbolts”. This mountain is considered to be Holy Mountain for Buddhists and climbing permission was given only in 1964, and it was not climbed until 1981.
Gauri Shankar (7134m): This single mountain has two peaks and also has two names together because the Hindus believe that the mountain looks like the pair of Gods Shiva and Gauri. This holy mountain was restricted till 1977 for the climbers. It was only in 1979 that an American – Nepal group reached the summit.
Lhotse: (8516m): As this mountain lies to the south of Everest, name given by the Sherpa is Lhotse, which means” South Peak”. The first ascent of this mountain took place in 1956 by the Swiss.
Mount Everest (8848m): This Mountain was discovered in 1852 and is the highest mountain of the world, is named after Sir George Everest, and English surveyor. Sagarmatha, top of the universe, is the name giver by Nepal which means, “Mother of the world” and Chomolungma in Tibetan. Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa were first to climb Everest on May 29, 1953. As a coronation gift to Queen Elizabeth II.
Flight operation: Every day in the morning on 6:30 AM and 7:30 AM (1hr. flight)
Best season: From September through May
Name of Airlines: Buddha Air / Yeti Air / Guna Air/ Sita Air / Agni Air.
Flight duration: 1:20 hours around the Himalayas.
Note: Children below 12 years pay 50% of adult fare.
We offer cheap mountain flights which cost: 155 USD each person
Excludes: Airport tax Nrs: 200 each clients and Airport transfer.