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Upper Mustang Heli Tour

Upper Mustang Heli Tour is quickest tour to the forbidden Kingdom of Mustang located closer to the Tibetan border. The chartered helicopter flies over the natural wonder of Nepal, the Pokhara Valley and way past the popular Annapurna massifs. Mustang is located towards the northern section of the Annapurna region starting from Kagbeni. The landscape of Mustang is similar to the Tibetan plateau being on the border of Tibet. The lifestyles of the people in Mustang also highly resembles to those of the Tibetans. Lo-Manthang is the kingdom of Mustang and is an age-old walled city.
The tour begins with driving to the domestic airport in Kathmandu and flies onboard a chartered helicopter towards the magical land of Upper Mustang. Coming closer to Upper Mustang, witness majestic views of the snow-capped peaks of Mt. Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. Upon landing at Lo-Manthang, you will spent some time here capturing the magical moments and visit some of the ancient monasteries. It’s a different world inside this walled city with finely carved wooden pillars, images of Buddhist deities, giant lookout towers. Afterwards, fly back to Kathmandu witnessing spectacular aerial view of the Kathmandu Valley.

Trip Highlights

  • Witness majestic mountain panorama of snow-capped peaks like Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri & others
  • Explore Lo-Manthang, the ancient walled city with thousand year’s old monasteries
  • Scenic helicopter flight starting from Kathmandu to Pokhara, Jomsom, Kagbeni & Lo-Manthang
  • Discover culture & traditions of the people of Lo-Manthang similar to the Tibetans
  • Visit Pokhara, the natural wonder & Jomsom, the windswept town en-route the flight 

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 : Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lo-Manthang, Upper Mustang then fly back to Kathmandu

What is Included

  • Airport transfer as per the itinerary.
  • Kathmandu – Pokhara – Jomsom – Lo Manthang – Kathmandu by Charter Helicopter.
  • Domestic airport departure tax.
  • Upper Mustang special permit USD 500.00 per person.
  • ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area trek Permit) fee.
  • All government taxes, VAT and office service charge.

What is Not Included

  • Personal expenses.
  • Tips (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)

Day 01 : Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Lo-Manthang, Upper Mustang then fly back to Kathmandu

Helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara & fly to Jomsom. Then fly again to the walled city of Lo-Manthang in the Upper Mustang region. Explore around and visit monasteries in Lo-Manthang then fly to Kathmandu and transfer back to your hotel. (5 hours)

Tour Availability
We operate Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour privately daily so that you don’t have to confront with other people who might have different interests or attitudes.
We use comfortable car/mini-van for the transfers to/from hotel to airport and back. (For up to 2 people, car is provided and mini-van is for the group 3 & above)
Tour duration
The tour duration is 5 hours (Approx.)
Clothing varies with the type of tour and season. It’s warm in Kathmandu from April to October-end and from November to March-end, days are usually warm but evening colder. Summer clothes are okay during the day time but the evening requires a light jackets. Winter is from December till February so bring along sufficient winter wears like jackets, sweaters, trousers etc. Or you can purchase clothes of your choice in Kathmandu clothing stores too.

Trip Facts

Destination: Nepal

Duration: 01 Day(s)

Trip Grade: Easy

Best Season: All year round

Activities: Flight over the Himalayas, Lo-Manthang (Upper Mustang) visit

Max. Altitude: 3,700 meters (Lo-Manthang)

Transportation: Private vehicles & Heli-flight

Trip Type: Helicopter Tour

Group Size: 1-4 Person per chopper

Departure: Daily

Starts/Ends: Kathmandu


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