Trip Name: Paragliding in Nepal
Destination: Pokhara, Nepal
Altitude: 1,600m, Sarangkot
Best Season: November to February
Duration: 3 days
Want to soar high and conquer the sky? Then Paragliding in Nepal is what you must experience. Paragliding tour in Nepal takes you to sky on thermal over snowy-peaks and stunning lakes like nowhere else in the world. This exotic air tour offers some of magical scenery on earth; fly you up to share the airspace with birds and kites and float over the colorful villages, forest, monasteries and lake along with the stunning view of Himalaya.
With the great combination of low valleys and highly elevated mountains, Nepal offers some of great paragliding experience in the word with adventure, view and frequently producing thermal. Pokhara is one of top 5 commercial tandem paragliding spot in the world and best paragliding location in Nepal. With all the necessary features including stable thermal, convenient location for take-off and safe landing zone, big lake for emergency landing and incredible view of mountains, Pokhara bags the great destination for paragliding in Nepal and probably in the world.
Paragliding is weather dependent adventure sport and the favorable season for paragliding in Nepal is during the months of November to February. Sarangkot (1,600m) is the take-off point of Paragliding in Pokhara – Just 25km drive from Lakeside, Pokhara. Sarangkot is well-admired for the view of Phewa Lake and rejuvenating view of sunrise and sunset. Moreover, the view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massif is unbelievably fascinating.
The simplicity of paragliding is unbelievable. Even the novice and common people can enjoy the experience. You enjoy for 30-45 minutes floating in the sky. The piolet accompanies you, instruct you well and even teach safety measures prior the trip.
Day01: After early morning breakfast, drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Sightseeing of Pokhara city in the evening. (6 hour drive).
Day02: Drive from Pokhara to Sarangkot Hill (1,600m/45 minute drive). Paragliding Lakeside tour, boating in fewa lake and overnight at Pokhara.
Day03: Drive back to Kathmandu.