Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour
Mustang is often known as the forbidden kingdom. It is considered to be a restricted area where a special trekking permit is required through a registered trekking agency. This region is dry with minimum rainfall, treeless and land of Monasteries which runs from May to October for treks and tours.
Upper Mustang is one of the restricted areas for treks and tours which lie in northern parts of Nepal, district called Mustang. The people of Tangbe, Tetang, Tsaile and Gyakar lives here and their language are the mostly close to Thakali. It gives you an opportunity to experience unique beauty of Himalayan desert, a strange and unusual landscape, monasteries, caves and with rich cultural importance. The city wall and the four storey palace in Lo-Manthang are some of the beautiful architectures of Mustang region. Another attraction in the Mustang region is the Tiji Festival influenced by Tibetan Buddhism.
Your Upper mustang Helicopter Tour starts from Kathmandu valley. In Upper mustang Helicopter Tour, You will fly in helicopter from Kathmandu International Airport showing the view of Langtang Region, Mt. Annapurna, Fishtail Mountain, and Pokhara valley as well as Phewa Lake. You will be pleased with the magnificent vistas of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges and surrounding peaks. Then, Helicopter will land at Jomsom Airport for refuel then continue flight to Upper mustang over small villages like Chele, Syangbochen, Ghami, Tsarang and other. Rest of the day you will explore our ultimate destination Lo Manthang which is a fairy tale walled city and the capital of Mustang and also explore the surrounding lifestyles, culture and tradition of local peoples. Then you will also visit its monasteries and fly back to Kathmandu with the beautiful memories of Mustang.