The Government of Nepal has announced an issue for the flight operation to Lukla. Most of the flights to Lukla will commence from Ramechhap until further notice to avoid the heavy traffic congestion in Kathmandu airport. The airport in Ramechhap is located 130km from Kathmandu (approximately 3-4 hours drive).
Upper Mustang Helicopter Tours provide an experience by visiting the old monasteries, crossing the Himalayas to explore Mustang’s prohibited kingdom on the border with Nepal and Tibet (China). The thrilling helicopter ride journey on the Upper Mustang begins from Kathmandu and lands for fueling in Pokhara. The, helicopter flies past Annapurna Himalayan ranges along the Kaligandaki River after the agreement. The panoramic views of the high mountains and the beautiful scenery which you encounter are unique in any existence.
Helicopter tours to Mustang deliver magnificent views of Mt. Annapurna and Dhaulagiri snow-capped peaks. During your visit, you’ll explore the surroundings by capturing the incredible moments and visiting some of the ancient monasteries. It’s a different world inside this walled city with fine wooden pillars, depictions of Buddhist deities, massive lookout towers.
Upper Mustang helicopter tours finish after returning the charter flight back to Kathmandu City. You will cherish the aerial views of villages, hills, snowy mountain rivers, and incredible views of the Kathmandu Valley.
Suggest Trekking Itinerary for Upper Mustang Trekking
Day 01: Fly to Upper Mustang Region
– Kathmandu to Pokhara helicopter ride (30 minutes)
– Pokhara to Jomsom (20 Minutes)
– Jomsom to Mustang (30 Minutes)
– Explore around Lo Mangtang (1 Hour)
– Fly back to Kathmandu (1.30 hours)