Flight from Kathmandu to Jumla Information
|Airport name||Jumla airport|
|Location||Jumla (district), Karnali (zone), Mid-Western (region)|
|Free baggage||15 Kg|
|Airfare||4660/133 ( Nepalgunj – Jumla )|
|Flight duration||20 min (Nepalgunj to jumla), 1 hour (Kathmandu to Nepalgunj)|
Jumla airport is one of Nepal airports located in jumla. Jumla airport IATA code is JUM. The district, with Jumla as its district headquarters, covers an area of 2,531 km square. It lies on the bank of Tila River and considered as the highest rice growing areas in the world. Rara, the largest lake in the Nepal, 28km north of jumla and can be reached in four days. The one and half hour flight from Kathmandu to jumla that passes through the south of the Dhaulagiri range.one main attraction of Rara trek is opportunity to visit Rara National Park. Rara Lake,which like most of Nepal is a naturalist’s fantasy. Rara National Park is interesting destination for many interested in seeing various flora, fauna, and scenery unique to the area. Last but not the least you will enjoy your moments discovering the unique tradition and culture of an interesting ethnic people. To access Jumla by road is nearly impossible so taking Nepalgunj Jumla flights is only an option. There are no direct flights from Kathmandu to Jumla. So, passengers have to first take the flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj and another flight from Nepalgunj to Jumla. This Nepalgunj Jumla flights are of only 45 minutes and mainly acts as the gateway for trekking route into Rara Lake and Karnali region. Tara air and Nepal airlines contribute a lot in operating this Nepalgunj Jumla flights. It is the short flight about 20 minutes.