There are 12 eight thousand meter high mountains in the world and eight of them including Mount Everest, are located in Nepal. Besides them there are many other 5-6 thousand meter high mountains, you can find in Nepal. Actually Nepal is home country of greatest range of mountains, it is the paradise for mountain lovers. Therefore, many tourists each year, come to Nepal for trekking to see those awesome mountains. But, not everyone is a trekker or a mountaineer neither has the time to walk into the mountains nor everybody is physically fit to walk many days to reach on the base of the mountains.
For those, who have no time and physically unfit and still want to see mountains closer, there are other ways to get even closer to these summits. Many major domestic carriers operate "Mountain Flights". Taking a mountain flight is one of the most exhilarating things you can do in Nepal. We really recommend you to take this flight while you are in Nepal. You can fly eye to eye with world most famous mountains together with Mt. Everest within minutes!
The flight leaves from Kathmandu domestic airport early in the morning, the flight takes an hour around the Everest region with stunning views of all the major peaks, glaciers and lakes. All passengers will have a guaranteed window seat and in case if the weather should not be suitable for the mountain view, you will be either offered a refund or the option to fly again next time.