Trip Name: Muktinath Helicopter Tour
Duration: 3 Hours
Region: Annapurna Region
Highlights: Mountain view, Beautiful landscape, Muktinath temple, Jomsom airport
Activities: Himalayas Sightseeing
Muktinath Helicopter tour for adventure holidays or religious journey is one of most popular heli ride tour to visit Muktinath temple and mountain views. Muktinath Heli Ride offers incredible Himalayan views including two lofty peaks above (8,000m- Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Annapurna) and glorious 18 snow-clad mountains. Muktinath Heli Tour is created for those who do not have enough time for overland trail to Muktinath or foot trekking to Mutinath via Jomsom.
Muktinath is a sacred temple located in mustang region and holds religious significance for both Hindu and Buddhist pilgrim. Thousand of pilgrim visits Muktinath every year as they believe taking bath in Muktinath will cleanse the sin of the lifetime.
Muktinath yatra by helicopter starts from Kathmandu (TIA) and wings towards north ease towards Muktinath temple. This fascinating air voyage takes you to the wilderness area of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri region soaring over through the scenic valley, sub-tropical and alpine forest. You will be given 30 minutes time to enjoy the scenery, perform puja and take bath. Holding longer at elevation like Muktinath invite serious altitude threat. The exciting heli trip takes about 3 hours that includes 30 minutes of ground time.
It is possible to conduct heli trip to Muktinath from both Kathmandu and Pokhara
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02: fly from Kathmandu to Muktinath. After 30 minutes of exploration, fly back to Kathmandu
Day 03: Final departure
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (900m/7 hours)
Day 03: fly from Pokhara to Muktinath. After exploration, fly back to Pokhara
Day 04: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 05: Final departure