Surya Airlines has started it’s flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj sector from 22nd June 2015. Airlines has decided to reduce the sector price upto 1600 and start selling on 3800. For now airlines is going to manage one daily flights.
Buddha Air and Yeti Airlines has already regular flight in this sector.
Airport Name: Jomsom Airport (IATA: JMO; ICAO: VNJS)
Location: Mustang (District), Dhaulagiri (Zone), Nepal
Major Attractions: Muktinath Temple; Kaligandaki River; Annapurna Trek Route;
Major Trek Routes like Kagbeni, Marpha and Mustang;
Saligram (Fossil Stone); Kaligandaki River George (Deepest
Gorge in the World); Mt. Annapurna; Mt.Dhaulagiri
Airport Type: Public
Airlines from Pokhara (PKR): Sita Air; Simrik Air (RMK 51, RMK 53, RMK 55); Tara
Air (TA 193)
Free Baggage: 15 Kg
Flight Duration: 20 minutes
One-way Ticket Fare: US $117
Situated at an altitude of 2800m, Jomsom (also known as Dzongsam or New Fort) is a town and administrative headquarter of Mustang District. Best known for its spares vegetation and dry climatic conditions. Jomsom has two magnificent mountains ranging above 8000m; Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri. Jomsom is an ultimate paradise for trek freaks. With the best trek route in the world, the Annapurna Trek Route and other adventurous trek routes like Kagbeni, Marpha and Mustang; Jomsom is no doubt the best place to experience trek adventure in the world. Jomsom is not only a dream destination for adventure seekers but also the holiest place for the Hindu`s. Mukthinath being among the highest temple in the world is holiest shrine for the Hindus. Kalingandaki River, considered itself as the sacred river is the source of the holy stone “Saligram” which is considered as thedepiction of the Greatest Hindu Ditty “Lord Vishnu”. Direct flight for Jomsom is only available from Pokhara Airport. A 20 minutes flight from Pokhara around the huge magnificent mountains is enough to give you thetop of the world experience. Though this place can be reached through road waybut Airway is the most common choice of people.
If you want to experience the magic of nature then it is the work ground of nature. The dry desert like climatic condition with scars vegetation along with thedeepest gorge in the world “Kaligandaki Gorge” makes Jomsom trip anunforgettable experience. Get your albums ready for the best tour photos in the world.
Airport name: Lukla airport/ Tenzing-Hillary Airport
Location: Lukla, Solukhumbu District, Sagarmatha Zone, North- Eastern Nepal
Airlines: Tara Air, Sita Air, Goma Air, Simrik Airlines
Free Baggage: .Total 15 Kg (10 Kg luggage/ 5 Kg Hand carry)
Flight Duration: 25-30 Minutes
Is thrill a thing of yours? If yes then Lukla airport is waiting for you at an altitude of 2860 meters (9,383 ft.). Commonly known as Lukla airport, Tenzing-Hillary Airport has a permitting weather condition with a very short and steep airstrip which makes it the unbeatable World`s Most Dangerous Airport. It lies in the Khumbu area of Solukhumbu District in the Sagarmatha Zone of North-Eastern Nepal. A flight of Half an Hour from the rush and turbulence of Kathmandu will take you to the serenity and calmness of Himalayas. This half an hour flight is enough for you to give the essence of heaven. If all these might only seem to be a snack for you then you might be wrong, because a whole buffet of mountain adventures, trekking etc. waits for you. Lukla being the gateway to Everest, airway transport is much preferred by mountain climbers and adventure seekers. Well facilitated Hotels and Lodge with varieties of Cuisines are available in adequate number. Twin –engine Dornier and Twin Otters of Simrik and Tara Airlines makes frequent daylight flight at daily basis. In total 4 airlines: Tara, Simrik, Goma and Sita Air operate their flight to Lukla. Flights at other time of the day aren’t suitable due to fluctuating weather and wind conditions. Some seasonal flights of Buddha Air and NAC are also available for certain period of time. In brief a flight to this awesome place would be a Lifelong Experience for you.
Are you wondering how to book domestic flights in Nepal? Don’t worry, read this article and know full about it.
The only short way to reach at destination in Nepal is by flights. For example, flight distance from Kathmandu to Pokhara is 25 minutes to 30 minutes in stead the unsure 6 hours land transportation. Everyday the flights are scheduled from 8:50 AM to 3:50. PM there. There are more than 20 flights schedule everyday operated by different airlines only for Pokhara. The connecting airports are Tribhuwan Domestic Airport and Pokhara Airport. While you are flying from Kathmandu to Pokhara, you will fly over the snow capped Himalaya to the north and green mahabharat range to the south. So flying from Kathmandu to Pokhara will be amazingly thrilling.
There are 3 ways to book flights
Book from Travel Agents
Travel agents are the authorized organization to do travel business in that country. For example There are around 2500 registered travel agencies in Nepal and may be some numbers are not registered. Most of the companies has physical office in different cities and tourist place to assist tourist. They have connection with the different service provider of tourism’s ecosystem. One of the function is to book flights for tourist. When tourist need the flight, they can find the nearby travel agencies and ask for ticket. So they can provide the tickets. They usually work on the off-line cash based service. The additional benefited to contact travel agencies is they can give advise and consulting for your trip. But also the disadvantages of getting cheated, specially by charging you maximum cost.
Book from Online Travel Site
Tourism business can’t sustain with out online footprint. So today every travel agents and other tourism business company has websites and/or mobile apps. The good thing about this is, now people can search them in google and tackle through websites. So it saves your time and effort to reach the station of travel agents. But the problem might be identification of them.
There are two kinds of online travel portal:
If you can book ticket with our any assistance than booking will be obviously easily, for example in Nepal There is one online portal called www.nepflights.com which operate at the real time. So if you need flight you can just check your sector, compare the flights, pay online and get tickets. So you don’t need to bother for long time. It save your time as well as money.
Indirect Flight Booking
Most of the travel website has this function, they ask all the information to book the flights, check offline and respond you in email. The only drawback is unsure. You can’t assure your ticket until you see. You have to act very manually on each and every steps.
One of the best idea could be airlines website. But this is very tricky you have to check each and every websites and have to find the best suit for you.
What I can recommend you is online ticket booking platform. Which have multiple benefits: It will show all the airlines availability, cost is be attractive factor for them, They show multiple way to book ticket, customer acquisition and retention is the major priority for them. So you will be in priority.
Tips: try to find out discount coupon and group deals !!