Everest and Himalaya Mountain Flight

Mountain Flight in Nepal
Trip Information
  • Duration1 Hours
  • DestinationNepal
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Max Altitudeflying over 25000 ft
  • ActivityMount Everest Sightseeing Flight
  • Group Size1+
  • Trip StartKathmandu
  • Trip EndKathmandu
  • Best TimeAll year round but September to June is the best time

"If you seek adventure, find it where the sky kisses the Himalayan peaks – in a Nepal mountain flight.”

  • Witness the view of the Himalayas from a bird's eye during the mountain flight. 
  • Private window seats for all of the passengers to get undisturbed views.
  • Ideal for travelers with limited time but who still want to witness the Himalayas.
  • View of Mount Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Nuptse, the 8000-meter peak from the plane, which flies 25000 feet above sea level.
  • From the comfort of your airplane, take magnificent images of the Himalayan environment, glaciers, and snow-covered peaks.

Trip Introduction: Everest and Himalaya mountain flight

Do you want to see the Everest located in Nepal but are limited by time, prohibiting you from venturing on a long walk to see the panoramic vistas of the Himalayas? If that is the case, Holiday Planner Nepal has a perfect solution for the problem.

  • The flight starts at 6.00 am, sometimes earlier, and sometimes later, depending on the weather.
  • See the view of Mount Everest 20-25 miles away from your window seat as our clients get a private window seat.
  • Witness the majestic Himalayan range peaks, glaciers, and frozen lakes at the high altitudes.
  • Holiday Tours Nepal provides 50 minutes to 1 hour of flight time with a guaranteed window seat.
  • Our clients will receive a map with Himalayan peaks from the air hostage or the flight attendant. Visitors will be provided information about the mountains by the flight attendant, including about different peaks.
Flight information for Everest Mountain flight in Nepal
Flight RouteFlight FrequencyFlight Time (Local) Flight Duration
Everest ExperienceDailyFrom 6 am onwards50 min

How about taking in the breathtaking splendor of the Himalayas from the comfort of a plane?

Consider viewing the Himalayan peaks from a bird's eye viewpoint, a vision few can match. There is nothing quite like witnessing the stunning splendor of the Himalayas unfold before your eyes. If you want to experience the thrill of a mountain flight, Nepal is the best spot. People worldwide travel to Nepal to enjoy this adrenaline rush journey of a one-hour Everest flight.

Nepal, known as a mountain paradise, is home to eight of the world's fourteen highest peaks. The attraction of these harsh mountain peaks attracts adventurers from all over the world for trekking, climbing, mountaineering, and, of course, mountain flights. Holiday Tours Nepal has several exciting packages, including daily scenic flights over Mount Everest from Kathmandu's airport in the early morning. Individuals will be treated to a stunning show of mountain views on your hour-long flight.

A spectacular mountain landscape opens before your eyes as you ascend to almost 25,000 feet. Dorje Lakpa, resembling an eight lying gracefully beneath a blanket of snow, Phurbi Chyachu, Choba-Bhamare,Gaurishankar, Chugimago, Numbur Mountain, Karyolung, Cho Oyu,Gyanchung kyag, Pumori to the right of Lingten himal, Nuptse to the west of Everest—all of these iconic peaks greet you in this majestic symphony of nature. The crowning jewel, Mount Everest, sits at an awe-inspiring height of 8,848 meters, known as Sagarmatha in the native language. While many people have read about Everest, seeing it in person is an experience that will stay with you for the rest of your life.

Why to experience Everest Mountain Flight in Nepal?

Going for a flight of Everest in Nepal is an absolute must for anyone hoping to witness the Himalayas' magnificence and for travellers having a limited time. Nepal is renowned as the 'Roof of the World,' it is home to some of the world's highest peaks, including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho yu, Annapurna and many more. Holiday Planner Nepal, a well-known travel agency, provides an exceptional opportunity to embark on a picturesque excursion that brings visitors up close and personal to these majestic mountains. This journey takes passengers in a small aircraft above the sky, affording panoramic views of the Himalayan range. 

Viewers will be in awe as they gaze upon the snow-capped peaks, deep valleys, and harsh terrain, all while experiencing the exhilaration of being in the company of these natural treasures.

For those who are unable to undertake trekking because of diverse kinds of constraints in the Himalayas but still crave to see the panoramic views of the mountains, Mountain Flight of the Himalayas is the best way to explore the majestic scenery of the Himalayan range which includes Mount Everest, Shishapangma, Melungtse, Gaurishankar, Dorje Lhakpa, Phurbi Chyachu, Choba Bhamare, Numbur, Karyolong, Cho-Oyu, Pumori and Nuptse with range.

Additionally, a Everest flight with Holiday Planner Nepal promises a thrilling journey across the world's most awe-inspiring landscapes, whether you're an avid explorer or simply looking for a memorable experience.

How to book Everest mountain flight in Nepal to see the Himalayas?

Booking a mountain-flight in Nepal to see the Himalayas is a simple process that ensures a wondrous adventure among the gorgeous Himalayas. To reserve a spot on this spectacular excursion, begin by researching Holiday tours Nepal mountain flights in Nepal at Google or email us at [email protected] . Many businesses, especially established ones like Holiday Planner Nepal, have official websites where visitors can learn more about the products and services. Once you decide on a tour operator, go to that company's website's booking section, where people usually find an easy-to-fill booking form. Provide details about yourself, your chosen flight date, and any other requested information. Some operators may also allow guests to book by email or phone.

After completing the form and checking the availability of the desired date, individuals can proceed with the payment. Most operators accept credit/debit cards, bank transfers, and online payment platforms as payment methods. After making the payment, make sure to receive a confirmation email or receipt, which serves as the ticket for the mountain flight. To secure the time and day of choice for the flight experience in Nepal, it's best to book ahead of time, especially during peak tourist seasons.

Everest Mountain Flight/Himalaya Flight

In Nepal, there are several airlines operating the flight. Please keep in mind that the availability and status of these airlines may change over time, so double-check the current alternatives before booking. Airlines who operate the mountain flight and with whom Holiday Tours Nepal has the best connection are listed below.

Buddha Air: Buddha Air is one of Nepal's most essential and well-known private airlines. In addition to flights, it provides domestic flights to various destinations in Nepal. The airline is known for its modern aircraft fleet, immaculate safety record, and commitment to providing passengers a relaxing and enjoyable flying experience. Mountain flights allow visitors to see the majestic Himalayan summits, including the legendary Mount Everest. These flights are conducted in small aircraft with large windows, allowing guests to enjoy panoramic views of the breathtaking scenery.

Yeti Air: Yeti Airlines is another significant local airline in Nepal, providing various services in addition to its regular internal routes. Among these services are mountain flights, which allow visitors to immerse themselves in the splendor of the Himalayas. Yeti Airlines has gained a reputation for its constant commitment to punctuality and reliability, making it the preferred airline for travelers looking to explore Nepal's hilly landscape.

Simrik Airlines: It is a domestic carrier that has made a name for itself by specializing in flights and chartered services. They provide several aircraft options for viewing the Himalayan range. Simrik Airlines is well-known for its uncompromising dedication to safety and the remarkable quality of its mountain flight experiences.

Shree Airlines: On the other hand, Shree Airlines is well-known in Nepal's domestic aviation business for its versatility. In addition to their regular scheduled flights, Shree Airlines also offers mountain flights, allowing passengers to enjoy the spectacular views of the Himalayas while flying with them.

Everest Mountain Flight Departure Time.

The flights depart daily from both Kathmandu and Pokhara airports, offering three departure options throughout the day for a one-hour excursion. Passengers can select their preferred departure time from 6:15 am, 6:30 am, or 7:30 am, and they will arrive at their destination at 7:15 am, 7:30 am, or 8:30 am, respectively.

Best time/season for Mountain Flight to see Mt. Everest.

The autumn months of September to November are considered ideal for taking a flight to see Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayan peaks in Nepal. During this time, the weather is usually consistent, and the skies are clear, allowing for spectacular views of the mountains. The monsoon season has ended, leaving lush green landscapes and crisp, refreshing air behind. Mountain flights are also popular in the spring, from March to May, when the sky is clear, and the weather is often pleasant. However, most people favor October because of Mount Everest's clear and spectacular views and the entire Himalayan range.

Why Everest or Himalaya flights with Holiday Planner Nepal? 

In collaboration with several domestic airlines, Holiday Tours Nepal offers an exciting package for Everest mountain flights and Himalaya mountain flights in Nepal. We provide detailed instructions and help to guarantee that your mountain flight is a pleasant and memorable experience.While thousands of people enjoy mountain flights yearly, our extensive expertise advises that the most outstanding seasons to enjoy this activity are from February to April and October to November, when the weather is at its best.

While traveling with a group, Holiday Planner Nepal can handle all the logistics for multiple travelers, making coordinating with individual needs and preferences easier. Additionally, the team at Holiday Tours Nepal can tailor your mountain flight experience to your preferences. Whether an individual wants a private flight, a group tour, or a package including mountain flights, we can do it.

Our company has partnered with licensed and reliable airlines to ensure the safety of our clients. Our utmost priority is to save our clients time and effort so they can have peace of mind knowing that the trip is well planned.

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Preflight day:

  • Arrive in Kathmandu, Nepal's capital, at least one day before your scheduled mountain flight. This allows you to adjust to the altitude and avoid missing your flight owing to unexpected delays or cancellations.
  • Check into your Kathmandu hotel. Many hotels in the city can assist you in arranging your accommodation whereas contact Holiday Planner NEPAL for any information regarding mountain flights.

Day of the Mountain Flight:

  • Mountain flights normally depart early in the morning when the weather is typically clear, allowing for the best visibility of the mountains. Depending on the departure time of your flight, you may need to get up quite early, around 5:00 AM or earlier.
  • Arrange transportation to Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport. Check that you have your flight tickets and identity documents.
  • Pass through airport security checks and any additional processes that may be required. For the finest views, get a window seat.
  • Board your flight, which is typically a small plane or helicopter. For a better viewing experience, the number of passengers on certain flights is limited.
  • As your plane takes off and goes towards the Himalayas, take in the spectacular scenery. The flight path varies, but it frequently offers close-up views of peaks like as Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Makalu, among others.
  • The majority of mountain flight companies offer in-flight commentary or narration that explains the names and significance of the peaks you see. Pay close attention to learn more about the mountains and the surrounding area.
  • During the flight, take plenty of images and movies. The scenery is breathtaking, and this is your chance to photograph the Himalayas.
  • Your airplane will return to Kathmandu after circling the mountains and allowing plenty of time for viewing and photographing.


  • After landing in Kathmandu, descend from the plane and proceed to the airport terminal.
  • Arrange transportation back to your hotel or any other location you have planned for the day.
  • You can either leave Kathmandu the same day or continue your journey in Nepal with trekking, sightseeing, or other activities, depending on your travel plans.

    Route Map

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    Cost Details
    What's Included
    • All airport pick up drop off by private vehicle.
    • 1 hrs flight with one of the reputed air companies.
    • Experience certificate.
    What's not Included
    • Your Nepal Visa fees (should bring small accurate fees in USD and 02 passport-size photos).
    • All the International airfare from and to Kathmandu (no need to pay a departure tax for international flights).
    • All meals and accommodation in Kathmandu.
    • Anything not included in the service includes a column.
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    • The flight departs every day. Booking before 24 hours, or a minimum of 12–6 hours, is required.
    • Mountain flights fly over early in the morning as the weather is clear in the morning.
    • The flight is available and can be booked any day according to the needs of the clients.
    • The flight is available for solo travelers, group travelers, and private travelers, and everyone gets a private window seat.
    • We organize the trip for a large group and can provide service for a group of 50+ members as well.
    • If the given dates are not appropriate for the travelers, the flight can be conducted on the customary date provided by our clients.
    • Holiday tours Nepal advises all our clients to book at least 24 hours prior so all the arrangements can be done in time, especially sometimes during the peak season when the flights are packed. So, prior booking helps a lot.
    • Contact us at [email protected], or send us a text at +977-9816710843 or+977-9818178630. 
    • We are available 24/7 on WhatsApp, Viber, and WeChat for additional information.

    Everest and Himalaya Mountain Flight FAQs

    • We cannot carry certain items like sharp objects, knives, lighters, oxygen cans, and other items that are not allowed on basic flights; the same applies for mountain flights as well.


    • In case of bad weather, the flights get delayed sometimes or sometimes the flights get shifted for the next day, and holiday tours Nepal will inform our clients in case of bad weather delays or cancellations.

    • Mountain flights are completely safe and can be done without any hesitation, as the aircraft operating the flights are very well conditioned and the pilots are well trained, so there is no danger when going on a mountain flight.

    • There will be a representative from Holiday Tours Nepal who will pick up the clients after the mountain flight, take them towards our vehicle, and drop them off at the desired location.

    • The mountain flight usually begins after 6 a.m. in the morning every day.

    • Mountain flights can be done at any time throughout the year, but mountain flights must be done in the morning to get the best view of the mountain, and mountain flights operate only in the morning.

    • There will be a representative on the plane who will help identify the mountains during the flight.

    • No, we don’t need to have a guide for mountain flights in Nepal. There are beautiful air hostess with good knowledge of the views that we see, and they will be showing us the major mountains, and our clients will be provided with a mountain map inside the plane as well.

    • No, we don’t get altitude sickness during the mountain flight, and by chance, if someone feels short of breath, an oxygen mask and cylinders are placed on the plane.

    • Yes, transportation is included on the mountain flight. Holiday Tours Nepal provides both pick-up service from the desired location to the domestic airport and, upon completion of the flight, our representative will collect you from the airport and take you towards your destination.

    • Yes, we can see Everest around 25–30 miles away from the window seat of the plane, and our primary target of the mountain flight is Mount Everest.

    • The main target of the mountain flight is Mount Everest, and along Everest we see other mountains like Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu Cho Oyu, and Ama Dablam. Pumori, and a lot more of the other magnificent Himalayas of Nepal.

    • Yes, we get a private seat window during the mountain flight, and everyone traveling from Nepal on holiday tours will get a private window, which we always assure our clients.

    • A mountain flight is a domestic flight that flies 18000–25000 feet above sea level. We can see a lot of mountains from the flight, which are clear and seem so close without the need to trek. We can see magnificent views like Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Dablam, Cho Oyu, Makalu, and a lot of other Himalayas.

    • The mountain flight is usually 50 minutes to an hour. Going to the airport and back to the destination will take around an hour, so the total time with the flight and the transportation can be up to 2 hours or 3 hours.

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