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Himalayan idol Travel & Tours ( p ) Ltd offer daily Mountain Flights for their passengers a spectacular view of the Himalayan peaks For those who are restricted by time or other considerations from going trekking, there are mountain flights that offer a panoramic encounter with the highest peaks on earth. Discover the ancient mysteries, enjoy the majestic views and bask in the splendid scenery of some of the World's Highest Mountains. Nepal is marked by difficult terrain and it is not possible for the trekker to reach remote destination by foot. Mountain flights offer the easier way out to behold majestic Himalayan peaks. Such flights take an hour at the most for mountain viewers and are organized by four different airlines.
First of all by your trip of the mountain flight you see Gosaithan , also called Shisha Pangma , standing at the majestic height of 8,013 m.
Immediately to the right of Gosaithan there appears Dorje Lhakpa (6,966 m), a mountain that looks like the number 8 lying down and covered with snow.
To the right of Dorje Lakpa your mountain flight for Phurbi-Chyachu , which looms over the Katmandu Valley.
The mountains come closer and closer. Next on the vision of your mountain flight is Choba-Bhamare , the smallest one of the lot at 5,933 m but singularly stubborn as it has never been climbed.
Then appears the mountain that is not only prominent in sight but also in spirituality - Gauri-Shanker. Lord Shiva (Shankar) and his consort Gauri are said to protect this mountain at the proud height of 7,134 m Gauri-Shanker is sharp and very conspicuous during the mountain flight.
As the mountain flight moves towards the land of the rising sun, the eastern Himalaya, a succession of glorious mountains follows. Melungtse, a plateau-like mountain, stretches up to 7,023 m. Chug imago at 6,297 m is still a virgin, waiting to be climbed. At 6,956 m, Number mountains resembles a breast, the maternal source in the sky providing pure milk to the Sherpas of the Solukhumbu .
Next destiny of your flight for Karyolung an intensely white mountain that at 6,511 m gleams with the rising sun. Cho-Oyu is the sixth highest mountain in the world. Reaching a height of 8,201 m, it appears stunningly beautiful from the aircraft. Next on the menu is Gyachungkang at a majestic height of 7,952 m, considered an extremely difficult climb.
After that To the right of Gyachungkang is Pumori (7,161 m). As you get closer to Everest, there's Nuptse (7,855 m), which means West Peak , signifying its direction from Everest.
Finally, the mountain flight last destiny your trip the Everest (8,848 m) itself, known as Sagarmatha by the Nepalese and Chomolungma by the Tibetans. Much has already been written about Everest, but to actually witness it face to face during a mountain flight is something else. Even while it looms there in front of the eyes, it remains an enigma, this highest spot on earth.