What is the Best way to see Mt.Everest when I don't have enough time in Nepal?
The best way to see Mt. Everest. For those people who are unable to make a trekking trip to the mountains due to lack of time or physical fitness, can experience breath-taking as well as the closer panorama of the Himalayan Ranges with the Mountain Flights. Mountain flights are offered by different Domestice Airlines in Kathmandu Valley operating their small but safest aircrafts. This one hour flight takes you the the Eastern Himalayan Ranges of Nepal, some of the highest peaks in the world including Mt. Everest The flight is an altogether different feeling as one comes face to face with the worlds tallest and most enigmatic of Mountains.
Best Season for Everest Mountain Flight :
Though Mountain Flight is enjoyed by thousands all the year round, through our experience, we would strongly recommend the time period from February to April and October & November as prime time to enjoy the mountain flights. May we invite you to join us to see, feel and discover marvelous legendary Himalayas. It would be our pleasure to present you the certificate of honor for the trip which we are sure gonna beyond the imagination.
Spectacular - Mountain Flight On Planes and Helicopter
How about discovering Himalayas through Planes or Helicopter? We have gained name for arranging helicopter and plane Everest mountain flights. Any time of the day when you feel like going closer to Himalayas... remember us! Thank you ...... The "must-see" landmark of Nepal is Mt. Everest-the highest mountain in the world. If you believe that seeing Everest involves a strenuous high altitude trek, then think again! with Buddha Air's spectacular "Everest Experience Flights", coming face to face with this majestic peak is as easy as taking just another flight-at the same fare as any other domestic airlines, with a guaranteed window seat. The Most Spectacular Mountain Flight Yeti Airlines The SAAB 340B aircraft is manufactured by SAAB Saam Aircraft AB in Linkoping Sweden. The aircraft passenger Cabin and Cargo Compartments are pressurized and designed to Carry 33 to 36 Passengers, their baggage and Cargo up to 25,000 ft pressure altitude on short to medium haul routes. The aircraft is fabricated in three major sections utilizing conventional metal Construction and composite materials. It is low wing monoplane; powered by two wing mounted turbo propeller engines each driving four blades. The aircraft is provided with retractable tricycle landing gear. It is Transport Category aircraft used for various configuration such as passenger containerized freight etc. What Can I see after sitting on the Plane for Everest Mountin Flight ?? Travelers take off from Kathmandu in the early morning for an hour's worth of spectacular mountain scenery. As the aircraft lifts up and heads towards the east, passengers don't have to wait too long to find out what's in store for them. There they are-the mountains, as they always have been.
First to their far left visitors see Gosaikund (The top Hindu's holy lake), also called Shisha Pangma, standing at the majestic height of 8,013 m. Immediately to the right of Gosaithan, there appears Dorje Lakpa (6,966 m). with snow. To the right of Dorje Lakpa you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Kathmandu Valley. As the plane moves along, the mountains come closer and closer. Next on the vision is Choba- Bhamare, the smallest one of the lot at 5,933 m but singularly stubborn as it has never been climbed. Then appears the mountain that is not only prominent in sight but also in spirituality- Gauri Shanker. Lord Shiva and his consort Gauri are said to protect this mountain, at the proud height of 7,134 m. and the summit had a history of unsuccessful attempts till 1979. Gauri Shanker is sharp and very conspicuous during the mountain flight. As the plane moves towards the land of the rising sun, the eastern Himalayan, a succession of glorious mountains follow. Melungtse, a plateau-like mountain, stretches up to 7,023 m. Chugimago at 6,297 m is still a virgin, waiting to be climbed. At 6,956 m, Number of mountain resembles a breast, the maternal source in the sky providing pure milk to the Sherpas of the Solukhumbu. Next is Karyolung, an intensely white mountain that at 6,511 m gleams with the rising sun. Cho-Oyu is the eighth highest mountain in the world. Reaching a height of 8,201 m, it appears stunningly beautiful from the aircraft. Next on the menu is Gyachungkang, at a majestic height of 7,952 m, considered an extremely difficult climb. To the right of Gyachungkang is Pumori (7,161 m). As passengers get closer to Everest, there's Nuptse. And there's another mountain called Everest (8,848m) known as Sagarmatha (Everest) by the Nepalese and Chomolungma by the Tibetans. The mountain flight takes an hour altogether.