Paragliding In Nepal
Pokhara is blessed with natural features of landscape considered one of the best in Nepal. It is famous for sightseeing, mountain views and many adventurous outdoor activities like Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake and Rupa Lake are the major attraction for sightseeing and boating. Everyone wishes to fly and see the world like a bird to view those magnificent mountains flying by. Paragliding in Nepal take off from Sarangkot (1,500m4920ft) a first flight experience. Paragliding is a testament to human success in realizing this dream. Since its inception, paragliding has spread to all corners of the world as people searched for new places to explore their new-found freedom and ability. Paragliding in Nepal is a relatively new activity. The sport took root in Pokhara after opened doors with the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal for air sport activities. Paragliding in one of these areas is simply an incredible moment. This is all possible during our paragliding in Pokhara the beautiful view of Machhapuchhare and the Annapurna range in skyline and the calm and peaceful Phewa lake right below.
The jungle of Sarangkot, Hill side monasteries, Temples and the busy Pokhara City. It does not required any previous experience as qualified pilots provide a short but detail briefing before the gliding so nothing to be worried. The beautiful lake, green forest and bright sunshine give you the invigorating sensation of flying like a bird. This will get you the memories to last a lifetime of 30 to 45 minute flight before we fly over the lake, offering the chance to do a little acrobatic flying (if you want to!), before landing beside the lakeside. Paragliding is weather dependent sky sports so to fly in the Nepalese sky, the best months that cater best weather and visibility time begins from September to February, and October to December. This adventure activity is the life long memory of Nepal, who is dare to do paragliding.
|Day 01:||Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m.)|
|Day 02:||Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour|
|Day 03:||Kathmandu to Pokhara|
|Day 04:||Pokhara to Sarangkot|
|Day 05:||Sarangkot to Pokhara|
|Day 06:||Pokhara to Kathmandu|
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m.)
You will be received by our representatives and will be transferred to hotel. Overnight in hotel Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour
Today program is Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour : Kathmandu: Swayambhu Nath Stupa, famous hindu Temple of Pashupatinath and buddhist pilgrims of Bouddhanath Stupa , Overnight at hotel.
Swayambhunath Stupa watches over the valley from a height of 75 m from the average level of Kathmandu. It is one of the worlds most glorious Buddhist Stupa, it is said to be 2000 years old. Visitors often call it “Monkey Temple”. There are the all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha on the four sides of spire. Being situated seventy meter above the level of valley, the hill of Swayambhunath is a mosaic of small stupa and pagoda temples. It is a World Heritage Site and one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal.
PashupatinathÂ is one of the most sacred Hindu Shrines in the world. Bagmati River in Nepal is considered as holy as Ganges in India. Pashupatinath Temple, with its astonishing architectural beauty, stands as a symbol of faith, religion, culture and tradition. Regarded as the most sacred temple of Hindu Lord Shiva in the world. Pasupatinath temple also being the temple of Lord Shiva possessed its two-storied golden roof and silver doors and is famous for its superb architecture.
Bodhanath Stupa is the largest stupa in Nepal and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet. It is the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The stupa is located in the town of Boudha, on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. This is also UNESCO enlisted World Heritage Site. Bodhanath Stupa and its surrounding have kept the Tibetan culture alive. There are more than 45 Buddhist monasteries dedicated to different sects of Tibetan Buddhism, in the vicinity of Bodhanth Stupa. The stupa, a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site, is included in World Heritage Cultural site list by UNESCO.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara
After the Breakfast, You Have an option flies to Pokhara or drive to Pokhara; it takes 6 hrs to reach in our destination Pokhara. Sight-seeing half day in Pokhara Valley. Spend few hours in Lakeside and go for one hour boating in Phewa Lake. Stay Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Pokhara to Sarangkot
Drive to sarangkot for paragliding. While we reach at the gliding point of Sarangkot, our expert Paragliding pilot will give you the detail briefing about the safety, security & handling procedure. Attempt the wonderful one hour flying tour under the guidance of expert gliding master. It’s your time to share air space with numerous birds and insects. The flight lands at Pokhara near Fewa Lake. The video of this lifetime flight make it alive forever. Transfer to your hotel and free time ahead. We see sunset in evening.
Day 05: Sarangkot to Pokhara
You will take sightseeing tours in Pokhara valley. That includes visiting temples, caves, gorges and waterfalls and boating in lakes as well. Pokhara is famous for sightseeing, mountain views and many adventurous outdoor activities. Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake and Rupa Lake are the major attraction for sightseeing and boating. The Tal Barahi Temple is located at the middle of Phewa Lake. Many other religious places can be found in Pokhara like Bindabasini Temple, Gupteswor Mahadev Temple inside the Gupteswor Cave, peace and beautiful White peace Gumba and several others.
Day 06: Pokhara to Kathmandu
Early morning after breakfast drive to Kathmandu or You Have a option by take a flight.
Day 07: Departure
You will be transferred to the airport in time to board your flight for onward journey.
Costs included in the price:
- Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus
- Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara
- All your standard meals during the tour
- All necessary transportation
- Paraglidingflight cost
- Experienced tours guide
Costs excluded in the price:
- Travel insurance