Everest Mountain Flight - 1 Hour

Everest Mountain Flight
At a Glance
  • Duration1 Hours
  • Difficulty Level Relaxing
  • Max Altitude 8848 Meter
  • Group Size UP to 15 Pax
  • Starts Kathmandu Hotel
  • Ends Kathmandu Hotel

The Everest Mountain Flight is a captivating aerial journey that offers you an opportunity to witness Mount Everest from the comfort of a plane. This extraordinary experience is ideal for travelers who want to witness the majesty of the world's tallest peaks, including Mount Everest, but may not have the time or physical ability for a trek. 

The flight takes you on a scenic adventure through the Himalayan range, providing exceptional views of snow-capped peaks, deep valleys, and awe-inspiring landscapes. The Everest Scenic Flight departs early in the morning from Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport and takes you high above the eastern Himalayas, including renowned peaks like Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and more. 

The plane flies at a safe altitude, allowing you to admire the stunning views from the large windows on both sides of the aircraft. This experience offers you a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the world's highest mountains up close, all within the span of a few hours.

If you are in Nepal only for a few days and do not wish to get physically strained with trekking, then there cannot be a better way to experience the Himalayas than the Mount Everest sightseeing flight. Book your dream trip to Nepal with a mountain flight in Nepal in 2024 and 2025. 

Highlights of the Mountain Flight in Nepal

  • The flight provides an excellent chance to see Mount Everest, the highest peak. 
  • Throughout the flight, you'll be treated to panoramic views of other iconic peaks, serene valleys, and ancient glaciers.
  • Capture the awe-inspiring beauty of the Himalayas from above.
  • Have a safe and enjoyable journey above the Himalayas.
  • Get to experience the mountains in a few hours. 

What can you expect on the Everest flight Nepal?

Embarking on the Mount Everest Flight in Nepal promises you an unforgettable adventure that brings you face-to-face with the towering peaks. You will find yourself soaring amidst the world's highest peaks, with Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse unfolding before your eyes. 

The flight's large windows offer clear views, allowing you to capture every breathtaking sight with your camera. The pilot will further provide you with informative commentary, pointing out notable peaks and geographical features. Witnessing the Himalayan giants from an unparalleled vantage point is undoubtedly a memory that will stay with you for a lifetime.

Is the Everest scenic flight the tour you are looking for?

The Everest Mountain Flight is suitable for all types of travelers, including families, couples, and individuals of varying ages. It's particularly popular among those who want to witness the Himalayas without the physical demands of trekking. 

The flight is a convenient option for those with limited time in Nepal or those who prefer a more comfortable and accessible way to experience the mountains. If you are eager to witness the mountains but do not have enough time and physical stamina for a trek, then this is the perfect trip for you. 

Everest Mountain flight cost in Nepal for 2024 and 2025

The Everest Mountain flight cost in Nepal can vary depending on the airline and any additional services provided. On average, Mount Everest flight tour costs typically range from around USD 200 to USD 250 per person. 

However, prices can change from year to year due to factors like inflation and changes in operating costs. You can contact us directly to learn more about the Everest mountain flight price in Nepal for the years 2024 and 2025.

Also, for Indians, the cost is different compared to other nationalities for the Everest mountain flight

Buddha Air Everest mountain flight price

One of the airlines you get to choose for the Mount Everest sightseeing flight is Buddha Air. It's important to note that costs can change over time due to various factors, such as inflation, changes in operational costs, and seasonal variations. Generally, the Buddha Air Everest mountain flight price ranges from around USD 200 to USD 300 and offers you a guaranteed window seat that provides stunning aerial views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest. 

Yeti Air Everest mountain flight cost

Similar to Buddha Air, the price for the Yeti Air mountain flight can also vary depending on the time of year, season, and time. The cost ranges from USD 200 to USD 300. However, to get the most accurate and up-to-date information about the costs for Everest mountain flights, you can contact us directly with the date and time when you want to have the mountain flight in Nepal. 

Mount Everest Sightseeing Flight Ticket Cancellation And Date Change

If there is a flight cancellation due to weather conditions or technical reasons, clients are entitled to receive a full refund of the ticket price. 
You will have the option of a one-time date change free of charge, provided that the request is made within 24 hours before the scheduled flight departure. 

  • For cancellations made by the passenger before 24 hours of the scheduled flight, a 25 percent charge of the total amount will apply. 
  • Please note that if a cancellation is requested on the same day or less than 24 hours before the flight, a refund will not be provided due to the short notice. 

At Himalayan Recreation, we are committed to transparency and ensuring a remarkable experience for our clients. Your satisfaction and safety are our utmost priorities.

Is the Everest Mountain Flight worth it?

The Everest Mountain Flight offers a unique opportunity to witness the stunning Himalayan peaks, including Mount Everest, in a relatively short period of time, which is undoubtedly worth it. 

It's a great option for travelers who want to experience the beauty of the mountains without trekking. The flight provides outstanding panoramic views and a chance to capture the majesty of the Himalayas from the comfort of an aircraft. 

While the flight cost is higher compared to some other activities, the experience of seeing the world's highest peaks up close is well worth the investment. 


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  • Max Altitude:8848M
  • Time:1 hours
  • Transport:Plane And Car


  • A representative will pick you up from your hotel in Kathmandu. 
  • You'll be driven to Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, where the mountain flight will take off.
  • You will arrive at the airport about an hour in advance to complete the check-in process. 
  • Make sure to have a copy of your passport or a government-issued identity card with you. 


  • Once the flight is ready for boarding, you'll be guided to the aircraft.
  • The aircraft takes off, and as you ascend, you'll start to see the landscapes of Kathmandu Valley. 
  • The flight takes you on an incredible journey over the eastern Himalayas.
  • You'll witness awe-inspiring views of the world's tallest peaks, including Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and more. 
  • The pilot provides informative commentary, telling out notable peaks and landmarks along the way.


  • After around 50 minutes to an hour of soaring amidst the Himalayas, the plane starts its descent back to Kathmandu.
  • Once you've landed, a representative will be waiting to greet you. They will transfer you back to your hotel in Kathmandu. 

Cost Details

Cost Includes
  • 1 hour Everest Flight ticket round-trip
  • Pick-up and drop-off by private car
  • Airport Tax
Cost Excludes
  • Any Food drinks
  • Tips

Dates & Prices

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Starts:Sunday May 26, 2024
Ends:Sunday May 26, 2024
Price US$219
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Starts:Tuesday May 28, 2024
Ends:Tuesday May 28, 2024
Price US$219
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Starts:Thursday May 30, 2024
Ends:Thursday May 30, 2024
Price US$219
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Every day departure, please let us know if the listed date does not suit your time. 

Everest Mountain Flight - 1 Hour FAQs

  • The best time for a mountain flight in Nepal is during the clear months of autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May). During these seasons, the skies are generally clearer, offering the best visibility of the majestic Himalayan peaks.

  • For the Everest flight, it's recommended to bring your passport or a government-issued ID for security checks. Also, carry your camera and fully charged batteries to capture the stunning vistas. Dress warmly and comfortably. 

  • Yes, the mountain flight price in Nepal can vary for different nationalities. Prices may differ based on airline policies as well. Normally, Indian citizens have a lower price than other countries passport holders.

  • In the case of bad weather conditions such as heavy clouds or poor visibility, the mountain flight may be canceled or rescheduled for safety reasons. Airlines prioritize passenger safety, and we will provide appropriate guidance in such situations. If you prefer to cancel the flight due to your time then you will get full refund in the most of conditions. 

  • The flight's main attractions include spectacular views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and other iconic peaks. The panoramic vistas of the Himalayan range, glaciers, and stunning landscapes create an awe-inspiring experience that's sure to leave a lasting impression.

  • There is generally no strict age restriction. The flight is suitable for people of various age groups, including families with children.

  • Yes, booking the Everest mountain flight in advance is recommended, especially during peak tourist seasons.

  • Yes, however, to increase your chances of getting a window seat, you can book early in advance and arrive at the check-in counter early.

  • The flight is relatively short, thus, no meals are served. However, you may find snacks and beverages available for purchase onboard.

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