Nepal often said as spectacular piece of Paradise is home to eight out of fourteen highest mountains in the world. With a major portion of Hindu Kush Himalayan falling here the northern border of Nepal is lined by the Himalayas.
Mountain flight in Nepal is done with a purpose of introducing the Himalayas of Nepal to all those people who have time limitation and physically unable to walk. So mountain flight can be the best way to explore the Himalayas in very short time frame in the easiest manner.
Many domestic airline companies operate mountain flights. Some of them are Yeti airlines, Buddha air and Guna air. This adrenaline rushing thrilling experience starts early in the morning from Kathmandu and takes us along the Himalayas giving an eye level view of the snow clad peaks like Everest, Shisa Pangma, Dorje Lakpa, Choba Bhamre, Gauri Shankar, Melungtse, Numbur, Karyolung, Cho Oyu, Gyachungkang, Pumori and Nuptse. As the plane continues towards the east the view of sunrise looks even more fascinating. Most the aircrafts have 18seats with one lined row of seats. If you are sitting in the right side of the craft you will get better view in the beginning while you get a better view in the end if you are in the left side.