This scenic twenty-minute flight takes you over the Kali Gandaki Gorge to the town Jomsom at the southern edge of the Mustang region. Along the way, you'll enjoy spectacular views of Dhaulagiri (26,795 ft), Nilgiri (23,166 ft), and the entire Annapurna Himal.

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If you're starting out on the Upper Mustang trek or finishing the Annapurna Circuit trek, taking a mountain flight between Pokhara and Jomsom is a convenient way to get there.

Flight Schedule

Tara & Yeti Airlines operate daily flights between Pokhara and Jomsom. Keep in mind that flights only operate in the morning, as often it gets too windy to fly in the afternoon. There is minimal screening at the airport in Pokhara, but best to show up at least 45 minutes in advance of your flight.

Flight Costs

Expect to pay around $100 USD, one-way, for a flight from Pokhara to Jomsom. Flight prices vary throughout the season, so be sure to check for the latest price.

Baggage Restrictions

There is a strict weight limit for this flight: 10 kg. for checked-in luggage and 5 kg. for carry-on.

Airport in Pokhara

Boarding the plane in Pokhara
Boarding the plane in Pokhara

Pokhara's only has a domestic airport, which is located southeast of Phewa Lake (about a 15-minute drive from the hotels along the lakeside.)

Airport in Jomsom

Boarding the plane in Jomsom
Boarding the plane in Jomsom

The airport in Jomsom lies on the western edge of Jomsom within the river valley of the upper Kali Gandaki.

A short video of the flight