Damodar Kunda is a serene holy lake in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. The beautiful lake is widely considered quite sacred by both Hindus and Buddhists. Located at a stunning altitude of 4890 meters, this sacred lake is a sight of exceptional beauty. The area around the lake is that of a Tibetan plateau.
According to the local beliefs, every being should dip in the holy waters once in their lifetime. Pilgrims who bathe in the sacred water get cleansed of all their sins, according to the legend. The water in the Damodar Kunda comes from the Gandaki River. There you can also find Shaligrams.
Damodar Kundaa in the Upper Mustang region remains located at an altitude of 4890 m above sea level. A special festival gets held in the full moon of August on the Damodar Kunda. Another exciting aspect of the helicopter tour is that you will observe the scenic vista of the snow-clad mountains, including Bhrikuti Peak, Damodar Himal, etc.
Since this incredible religious site remains remote, it is pretty tough to arrive at the place. There are various ways to arrive at the region, which requires an arduous journey on a jeep for more than 10 hours. Besides, you will also have to trek for some time to reach the destination of great religious heritage.
Since most of our travelers are seniors of 60+ years old, it gets pretty challenging to complete this journey. Hence, the only solution that best suits this purpose is a helicopter tour. This Damodar Kunda helicopter tour provides a quick tour to the destination,
You can reach and return from Kunda in just 4 hours. It also significantly reduces the journey’s difficulty and reduces the itinerary quite considerably. You can also take this trip if you can take a little time off your schedule.
We have many years of experience in running helicopter tours in the region. You can contact us for the Damodar Kunda helicopter tour, which is available at a reasonable price. Read further the detailed itinerary of the trip. Book your trip now!
Damodar Kunda Helicopter Tour - Detailed Itinerary
We will wake up early for the helicopter trip as the trip is generally in the morning. Our team will pick you up from your location and drop you at the airport in Kathmandu or Pokhara. You will then board the flight after completing all the formalities. The journey from Kathmandu is around 1.5 hr, and that from Pokhara is approximately 1 hr.
The helicopter will take off after completing all the safety protocols. You will fly to the beautiful destination observing the awe-inspiring views of the Annapurna range. You can observe the region's stunning snow-clad mountains and other beautiful Himalayan landscapes. Finally, you will arrive at the destination after traveling for 1.5 hrs from Kathmandu or 1 hour from Pokhara.
After arriving at the destination of Damodar Kunda, you will have the opportunity to dip in the holy pond of Damodar Kunda. You can also worship at the small temple and explore the beautiful Kunda area. You can observe an incredible vista of the snow-clad mountains from the region.
There are other landscapes like green hills, meadows, and others that you can observe from the tip of the mountains. The helicopter will only land for about 30 minutes, so you will have only half an hour to complete the journey. Exploring the Damodar Kund area is both naturally and spiritually refreshing.
After worshiping and exploring for around 1 hour, we will board the helicopter flight back to Pokhara or Kathmandu. You will take the helicopter trip back to the original destination while observing the sweeping vista of the entire region. Our team will also drop you off at your destination from the airport as our trip ends.