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Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour

Starts from   $3700 USD

  1. 1 Day
  2. Luxury
  3. Max 05 PAX

Trip Destination:Annapurna & Upper Mustang

Max Altitude:3830 M

Main Attraction:Helicopter Sightseeing of Annapurna & Mustang

Best Season:March to May & September to December

Flying Route:Kathmandu-Pokhara-Jomsom-Muktinath-Lo-manthang-Ktm

Trip Style:Flightseeing Tour

Landing Spot:Lo-Manthang (Upper Mustang)

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Mustang Helicopter Tour is the luxury Mustang tour package designed for those who are looking to see the panoramic views of Himalayas and natural beauties of Nepal within short period of time and without trekking for weeks in the hills and mountains of Nepal. It is the easiest way to visit the forbidden kingdom of Mustang through helicopter ride.

Helicopter Tours in Nepal are the easiest way to explore the Himalayan ranges of Nepal. Massif Holidays arranges a helicopter tours to the forbidden kingdom of Nepal- Mustang from Kathmandu if you are looking for the luxurious tours in the Himalayas of Nepal. Upper Mustang helicopter tour is designed for those travelers who are interested to explore the one and only forbidden kingdom in the world avoiding the many days trekking in the high altitude. Helicopter flight to Upper Mustang is the luxurious way to explore the aerial panoramic mountain views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massif, Kaligandaki gorge- the deepest gorge in the world, beautiful Pokhara valley and most dramatic landscape of entire Mustang region. If you are planning to fly in the once forbidden kingdom of Nepal via helicopter to spend the quality time with your beloved one, family and friends Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour by Massif Holidays is the ideal option for you.

Mustang is the former Kingdom of Lo and isolated and remote region of Nepalese Himalayas. The Upper Mustang was a restricted demilitarized area until 1992 which makes it one of the most preserved regions in the world. The majority of population still speaks traditional Tibetic languages. Tibetan culture has been preserved by the relative isolation of the region from the outside world. This is the only place to experience the real Tibetan culture and lifestyle in its real, preserved and original form. Massif Holidays operates the helicopter tour to Upper Mustang from Kathmandu throughout the year. Only the month of January and February is more difficult for helicopter to land because of too cold weather. The helicopter flies over the beautiful mountain villages of like Pokhara, Jomsom, Marpha, Kagbeni, Tsele, Samar, Ghiling, Tsarang and finally lands at Lo-Manthang. Upper Mustang Helicopter tour is the best way to reach at the Upper Mustang without arduous trek. People escape Upper Mustang because of continues trekking in the high altitude thought it is in the bucket list of many travelers. Ariel tour to Upper Mustang is the one and only solution for those kinds of travelers who are willing to explore Upper Mustang without difficult trekking for many days.

Massif Holidays organizes Upper Mustang Helicopter tour in charter basis for individuals, couples, families and group of friends. Please contact us for the available date of Upper Mustang Helicopter tour. We also arrange the customized tour packages to address your requirements. 


Trip Highlights

  • Luxury trip to Upper Mustang- Kingdom of "Lo Manthang"
  • 3+ hours of helicopter sightseeing
  • Sightseeing of Annapurna Massif, Dhaulagiri Massif, Pokhara Valley, Kaligandaki Gorge, Beautiful Landscape of Mustang
  • Accessible to all kind of travelers
  • Friendly to non hikers, family, couple and group of friends

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Pick up from hotel, fly to the destination area and back to hotel.


The above cost include the following services:

  • Airport/Hotel/Airport Transfer
  • Life insurance for all support crews and their daily wages
  • 3+ hours chartered helicopter flight
  • All official taxes and service charges
  • Tea/coffee and light breakfast at Upper Mustang

The above cost doesn't include the following services:

  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Extra Landing Cost
  • Restricted Region Special Permit (US$ 500 Per Person)
  • Food and drinks
  • Any other items not mentioned
  • Tips for tour operator (Tipping is expected but not mandatory)

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Detail Itinerary

Day 01 Pick up from hotel, fly to the destination area and back to hotel.Our tour operator will come to your hotel at 5:30AM to take you at the domestic terminal to ride on helicopter. Depending on the weather condition, you will fly for Upper Mustang sightseeing about 6:30AM. The flight time depends on the weather condition and visibility. You will fly parallel to the king-kong Himalayas of Nepal closer to Upper Mustang and other magnificent Himalayas, like Annapurna, Manaslu, South Annapurna, Fishtail, Dhaulagiri and many other. We land at Lo-Manthang of Upper Mustang to take pictures. You will have maximum 20 minute time there for photography. We directly fly to Kathmandu or might land at Jomsom/Pokhara for refueling. After landing at Tribhuwan International Airport, we will transfer to your hotel.

Departure Details

Note: 

Upper Mustang Helicopter tour package is charter basis private helicopter tour for individuals, couples, families and group of friends. We have not published any departure dates for this trip because we operate this tour on your requested date. Though the trip can be done throughout the year but we recommend choosing any dates between the months of MARCH TO DECEMBER. Any dates between these months are worth booking for this trip because of the clear view of the Himalayas. Detail of service includes and excludes are given in the overview section. Here are the details of COST & FIXED DEPARTURE DATES of Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour.

S.N.        Number of Pax            Cost Per Person

01           01 PAX                         8500 US$

02           02 PAX                         4800 US$

03           03  PAX                        3700 US$

04           04 PAX or Above        Please contact us

We are also specialized to arrange trekking holidays, tour packages, peak climbing, adventure activities as a customized trip to address your requirements. Please feel free to contact us if you are looking for any holiday packages to Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet.

Important Note

We also arrange: - The above mentioned itinerary is just the guideline of your trip. We also provide the customized itineraries to address your specific requirements. Please contact our expert team to get the perfect Massif Holiday Packages as per your interest and requirement.

Better to know: - Different unexpected situations like political environment, weather condition, natural disasters which are out of our control can affect your trip. This may change or alter on your itineraries. In such cases, our guides or leaders will try to arrange the best alternative itineraries. We will try our best to minimize the effect, but not be responsible for any delayed, changes or inconvenience caused by it. You are also obliged to make a special permit to enter the restricted region of Nepal so that all travelers are supposed to have special permit that is issued by Tourism Ministry of Nepal Government. The special permit of Upper Mustang cost US$ 500 Per person.  

Flight Delayed or Cancelation:-  Helicopter flights get delayed by few hours because of poor visibility, bad weather or technical problems. There might be delay or cancelation of flights even in the good seasons. Always expect the unexpected weather in the mountains. We will always do our best to avoid such problem and try to arrange the next flight for you.