New Delhi: Nepal’s Shree Airlines has started an aerial tour from the Nepalgunj Airport to Kailash Mansarovar. It will enable Indian pilgrims to fly across Mount Kailash and the Mansarovar to have an aerial view of these revered holy places.
Nepal’s Shree Airlines initiated the Mount Kailash and Manasarovar aerial tour on Monday with 38 Indian tourists on board. The 9N-AMB registration Bombardier CRJ-700 flew from Nepalgunj airport with 44 passengers, including foreigners and five crew members.
According to Shree Airlines, the chartered flight was arranged in coordination with Temple Trip Group, India, Siddhartha Hospitality Group, Nepalgunj and Pathil Holidays, Kathmandu.
With this facility, Indian pilgrims will be able to take the mountain flights from Nepal to have a tour across Manasarovar.
China had put a ban on Indian pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar after the COVID-19 pandemic.
The airline envisions starting a package of Kailash-Manasarovar yatra from Nepalgunj and Pashupati in Kathmandu shortly.
The Kailash Mansarovar, located in Tibet, is visited largely by Hindus from Nepal and India.