Jomsom Airport

As rough as it gets

Jomsom is a town in the Mustang District of the Dhaulagiri Zone in Nepal. Weather permitting, flights operate between Jomsom and Pokhara. Like all mountain airports in Nepal, Jomsom airport is also known to give its patrons shivers up their spine. At 2,682 meters high, flying into Jomsom is a good option if you want to do a Mustang trek, but don’t have much time. The Jomsom airport serves as the gateway to Muktinath temple, a popular pilgrimage for Hindus and Buddhists alike.

Jomsom Airport



Jomsom Airport

Jomsom Airport map

Summary



 Airport Type 
 Public 
 Serves 
 jomsom, Nepal 
Elevation 
8,800 ft / 2,682 m
Coordinates 
28°46′56″N 83°43′21″E
Runway Length 
1,742 ft / 531 m
Runway Type 
Asphalt
Source: Wikipedia                   URL:    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jomsom_Airport