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Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal

Kathmandu, Nepal
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Definitely a Bucket list item. Kathmandu was smoggy during our stay and this early flight on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ALW961
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Sydney, Australia
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A bit disappointing

Once in a lifetime view, so we felt we should do it. Although everyone has a window seat, I found... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Manuel B
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New York
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely a Bucket list item. Kathmandu was smoggy during our stay and this early flight on Buddha Air gave us the opportunity to see the beautiful snow capped mountains in all their glory. Staff were wonderful and we each had a turn in front of...More

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Kabita-Thapa, Social Media Manager at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, it's wonderful to know you had a wonderful experience. Thank you for flying with us to the top of the world.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once in a lifetime view, so we felt we should do it. Although everyone has a window seat, I found it a bit disappointing. For half the flight you are not seeing the Himalayas, as you are sitting on one side of the plane. The...More

Thank Manuel B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the Mt Everest flight from Kathmandu airport for about $300 US. Our Hotel organised this adventure for us and we were picked up and dropped off at each point making it stress free and easy. After lining up from 5 am in the...More

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Kabita-Thapa, Social Media Manager at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us Elowishes. It's so wonderful to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your Everest Experience mountain flight.

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

A little disorganized at the airport but an exhilarating experience. Everybody gets a window seat and the view of the snow capped peaks is like a dream. First time I saw an upclose and neat view of the Everest. Well trained staff and pilots and...More

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Kabita-Thapa, Social Media Manager at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Thank you for flying with us to the top of the world. It's wonderful to know you had an exhilarating experience. Thank you for taking the time to review us.

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Really enjoyed the mountain flight with Buddha Air and it was the highlight of our 3 day trip to Kathmandu. All correspondence with the company was efficient and helpful and we turned up as required on the day ready to see Everest in particular. Plane...More

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Kabita-Thapa, Social Media Manager at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Namaste, thank you so much for taking the time to review us and flying with us to the top of the world. We are glad to know you had a good experience. Have a wonderful time in Nepal.

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

First of all - how it works. If you are an Indian citizen then you can book online for a much reduced cost - about Rs 8000 INR. For everyone else its about US $ 192 + taxes. I and my wife were on a...More

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Kabita-Thapa, Social Media Manager at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

We're glad you got to fly to the top of the world to see the Himalayas of Nepal.Thank you for flying with us and reviewing us here.

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Reviewed January 14, 2018

For those of us who will never put our feet on Everest, this is the way to go. Excellent views. Flight attendant calls up each passenger (I think only 8 on our flight) one at a time to take photos from the cockpit, which is...More

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Reviewed January 12, 2018

The highlight of my trip to Nepal was my 1 hour flight with Buddha Air from Kathmandu to Mt Everest in an ATR72 twin turbo prop aircraft cruising at 25,000 ft. Departure time was scheduled for 6.30am, but with a packed airport and multiple flights...More

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Kabita-Thapa, other at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thank you for flying with us to the top of the world. We sincerely apologize for the slight delay but we are glad to know you had a wonderful and memorable experience.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Buddha Air are 1 of 3 operators that offer this dawn flight over the Himalaya range. On the day we flew with them they had 5 flights taking off.The propellor plane was bigger than i had imagined and we each had a pair of seats...More

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Kabita-Thapa, other at Buddha Air Mountain Flight Nepal, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

We're glad to know you had a thrilling experience and the little map helped you identify the mountains you saw. Thank you for flying with us to the top of the world and taking the time to write this review.

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

I took their U4 101, departure 6:45am, saw & recognized most mountains in the voucher. Everyone had a window seat; but the window was somewhat old or dirty, much than cocktail; and the light in the morning was not very good for some mountains like...More

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btmv2
February 23, 2018|
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Response from Kabita-Thapa | Property representative |
Namaste, you can book the mountain flight ticket on our website. Search for Buddha Air
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