Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

Mustang is a hidden paradise of Nepal located in the northeast part of Nepal. It is nearer to the Tibet-Nepal border. It looks like the Tibetan plateau with its yellow and gray rolling hills.

Upper Mustang is surrounded by the sacred Himalayas and incredible scenic beauty. This region is filled with cultural and religious values. Gurung, Thakalis, and Tibetans are the local’s residents in Upper Mustang. The people in the neighbourhood speak the Tibetan Language.

The Upper Mustang Helicopter tour is suitable for those who don’t have enough time to trek or drive to Upper Mustang. It presents an incredible helicopter ride that gives you a whole new perspective of the region as seen from an aerial view.

This tour offers beautiful Himalaya landscapes, old monasteries and amazing experience in the Mustang region. You can also explore the architectural wonders, culture, traditions, Tibetan Language, and the lifestyle of the Tibetan people.

Upper Mustang Helicopter tour is one of the most exciting journeys you can have in your lifetime. This exciting tour starts from vibrant city Kathmandu and lands in Pokhara for filling fuel. You will pass along the Kaligandaki River during the tour. After all the arrangements, the helicopter files to Jomsom and then to Manthang. It is very close to the Annapurna Himalayan range. You will visit Lo- Manthang and return to Kathmandu.

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Highlights of Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

  • Exploring the unspoiled, mystical valley of Upper Mustang
  • Traveling beyond the Kali-Gandaki River valley and restricted areas of Upper Mustang
  • Spectacular views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges
  • Flying to the tourist hub of Pokhara and magical landscape of Jomsom
  • Exploration of the cave-like settlements in Lo-Manthang
  • Incredible Helicopter tour to the forbidden kingdom of Lo Manthang
Day 1
Phase 1: Kathmandu or Pokhara to Jomsom (1 and a half hours)

Day 2
Phase 2: Jomsom to Lo Manthang (25 minutes)

Day 3
Phase 3: Lo Manthang to Jomsom (15 minutes)

Day 4
Phase 4: Jomsom to Kathmandu or Pokhara (1 and a half hours)

Best Time for Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

The autumn season is the best time for the Upper Mustang helicopter tour. The months of September to November come before the harsh winters. So the weather is stable and the skies are clear. The majestic landscape and the incredible mountain views attract travelers from all over the world.

The spring months of March to May is the second-best time to take the tour. The beautiful weather makes it a great time for the Upper Mustang Helicopter tour.

In the months of May, the people of Lo-Manthang celebrates the Tiji festival. It is one of the most important festivals for people in Mustang. The 3 days long festival is the prime attraction of the tour in May.

There is no monsoon in Upper Mustang since it is a rainshadow area. Thus, the Upper Mustang helicopter tour is quite popular in the monsoon season.

The local people celebrate the August full moon day. They also celebrate the Yartung Mela which is the date marked for the horse festival.

During winters i.e from December to February, the temperature drops and there might be chances of delay or cancellation of the flight. Snow covers the whole region and it is difficult to land during that time. It is not recommended to go on an Upper Mustang tour during this season.

What are the things required to carry during Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour?

The Upper Mustang helicopter tour is a short tour. Thus, you don’t need any heavy packing for the tour. Some of the most essential items on the list are:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunhat
  • Camera
  • Sunscreens and lip balms
  • Warm socks, boots, and clothes for a day
  • Day backpack
  • Light snacks, high-calorie chocolates, and drinks
  • Water Bottle

What kind of clothes should we wear during the Upper Mustang Helicopter tour?

It will be too cold at the time of landing, so you need to prepare warm clothes. You need to wear a warm jacket, trousers, Shoes, etc which can keep you warm.

What happens in case of the cancellation of the tour because of bad weather?

In case of cancellation, We will confirm the trip for the next morning. But if you do not have enough time or you are going for the next destination you will get a full refund based on tour policies.

Is there an Oxygen cylinder in the Helicopter tour to Upper Mustang?

Yes, there are oxygen masks available in the Helicopter but no cylinders are available as it’s not required.

How many people can go in one helicopter?

There are a total of 6 seats on the Helicopter. One seat is for the Pilot and the rest 5 is for the passenger.

Should we have to take any medicine for the Upper Mustang Helicopter tour?

You can take medicines such a Dymox or other medicine related to altitude sickness problems.

Do we need to carry Mineral water?

Yes if you carry one bottle of water that will be much better for you on high altitude

Note: This is a package detail for Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour. If you want to know more about the tour and book your dates, contact us through email and we will get back to you.

Safety Tips for Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

  • Always wear seat-belts during the takeoff and landing procedure
  • Do not stand or change seat positions during the flight
  • Do not change positions assigned to you during the flight
  • Do not throw any objects outside from the helicopter during your flight
  • Do not smoke unless your captain allows you

Cost Includes

  • Pick up to the airport to the hotel to the airport.
  • National Park permits
  • Heli-tour to Mustang Lo- Manthang
  • Domestic airport departure tax.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop.
  • All government taxes, VAT and office service charge.

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch & dinner
  • Personal equipment and clothing
  • You’re insurance

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Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

Why Book With Us

  • Safe and Secure.
  • Quick operation.
  • Best price guaranteed.
  • Your money is 100% Secure.
  • Local Operator.
  • 12 years in business.
  • 99.9 % of complete mission.
  • 24 hours in service.
  • Personal care from beginning to end of mission.
  • 100 % Refund policy in case of mission incomplete.
  • Land at the hospital directly in case of top emergency.
  • Local agent of many reputed travel agencies.
  • Working partner of Nepal’s reputed Helicopters Company.
  • Providing uppermost standards of helicopter, teams and gears for all missions.
  • Customers are insured.

Why Book With Us

-Safe and Secure
-Quick operation
-Best price guaranteed
-Your money is 100% Secure.
-Local Operator.
-12 years in business
-99.9 % of complete mission.
-24 hours in service.
-Personal care from beginning to end of mission.
-100 % Refund policy in case of mission incomplete.
-Land at the hospital directly in case of top emergency.
-Local agent of many reputed travel agencies.
-Working partner of Nepal’s reputed Helicopters Company.
-Providing uppermost standards of helicopter, teams and gears for all missions.
-Customers are insured.