Tumlingtar is a city in Koshi Zone, in Eastern Nepal, between Arun river and Sabha River.It is also the deepest valley and biggest plain land(Tar) of Nepal.
Mostly many chinese tourist fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar for the collection of herbal product and Rudraksha.
Tumlingtar is the only gateway to go to Makalu Trekking via Flight. Makalu Region is surrounded by Mt.Everest in west, Tibet in North, Arun River in East and Sabha River at South.Makalu region was also considered as National Park and Conservation Area in early 90’s.
Flight from kathmandu to Tumlingtar is a duration of 35 minutes. On daily basis there are maximum 2 flights scheduled by 2 major airlines (Buddha Air and Yeti airlines).The oneway fare is NPR 5685 provided by both Buddha and Yeti Airlines.
IATA code/Airport Code: TMI
Free Baggage: 20 Kg
Hand carry: 07 Kg