Jomolhari BC flight, 70 minutes

Parking in Jangothang,photo courtesy of RBHSL
  • Flight just below the holy Jomolhari peak
  • Landing in scenic Jomolhari campsite
  • Flying along scenic Tiger's Nest monastery
  • Stunning panoramas of many snowy peaks
  • Flight over magnificent turquoise lake
  • Maximum passenger capacity 350kg (or 6 passengers without the landing in Jangothang)
Cost: 
US$ 4600 / helicopter

Flight schedule

Flight can be arranged any time during the day, but early morning is recommended due to better visibility.

07:00 Arrival to airport and waiting for flight clearance.
07:30 Take off and flight above Kyichu lhakhang and along the Tiger's Nest to Drukyel Dzong. In clear weather you might glimpse peaks of Jomolhari  (7326 m) to the north and Kangchenjunga (8586 m) to the east. Continue flight above the Drukyel dzong to Shana. Jomolhari mountain and other surrounding peaks will become more and more clearly visible.
07:55 20 minutes landing in Jangothang campsite which is famous a one of the most scenic places in Himalayas. Ruins of old temple or fortress with Jomolhari massive at the back is the snap to take from here.
08:15 Take off from Jangothang and after making small round in the valley, flight back to Paro.
08:40 Landing in Paro Airport.

Flight can be only experienced as part of any of our Tours & treks.