Himalaya Airlines Inaugural flight for Kathmandu-Shanghai-Kathmandu sector

KATHMANDU: Himalaya Airlines, a joint venture between Nepal and China, is announce the inaugural flight of its Kathmandu-Shanghai-Kathmandu flight service, which is scheduled effective from December 02, 2023.

This event will mark a milestone in its' commitment to enhancing connectivity and promoting bilateral ties between Nepal and China, said airlines.

company said, 'In a symphony of lights, culture, and innovation, Shanghai emerges as a beacon of allure, captivating hearts and minds with its magnetic charm. This vibrant metropolis, nestled along the banks of the Huangpu River, invites the world to discover its rich tapestry of history, modernity, and limitless possibilities'.

The new Kathmandu-Shanghai-Kathmandu route will offer passengers seamless travel options between the capital city of Nepal and the central coastal city of China, known for the country’s biggest city and a global financial hub. Himalaya Airlines said it will play an essential role in enhancing bilateral connectivity, cultural exchanges, tourism, and trade between the two countries. This launch will represent a new chapter in the bilateral relations, facilitating not only tourism and trade but also cultural exchanges and people-to-people connections, said Himalayan Airlines.

Passengers can now book their tickets for the Kathmandu-Shanghai-Kathmandu flights from Himalaya Airline's ticketing counter, authorized travel partners as well as from the airline’s official website: www.himalaya-airlines.com .