Trip Overview Paragliding Adventure Tour
Paragliding in Nepal has become incredibly an awe-inspiring experience for the adventure seekers. Paragliding in Nepal will take you on an aerial escapade over some of the best sceneries on earth. You share the space in the air with Himalayan griffin vultures, eagles, kites as you float over villages, monasteries, temples, lakes and jungle savoring the fantastic view of the majestic Himalayas of the central Nepal that includes Annapurna & Dhaulagiri Ranges.
Paragliding is a 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 most safe and famous place for paragliding in Nepal is from the hilltop of Sarangkot that overlooks Pokhara, the scenic tourist town of western Nepal. Gliding takes off from the elavation of 1592m/5,220ft), which lands in a open space beside Fewa lake. Observing glory of Annapurna range and beautiful landscape around Pokhara valley, virgin Mt; Fishtail (Machhapuchhre), Lamjung Himal, Annapaurna Himal, Himchuli, Fewa Lake, Rice field, Rivers and settlements below gives you thrills with a great photographic opportunity. Fly once this gliding makes your dream come true.
It does not required any previous experience as qualified pilots provide a short but detail briefing before the gliding so nothing to be worried. This will get you the memories to last a lifetime of 30 to 45 minute flight. Those who want to find out what paragliding is all about but cannot commit two days of instruction; we offer them tandem flights as well. During the flight pilot will explain what he/she is doing and allow you some hands-on control of the glider.
Day 1:Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 2:Fly to Pokhara 30 mins flight
Day 3:Paragliding trip to Sarangkot
Day 4:Sightseeing day in Pokhara
Day 5:Fly to Kathmandu; Afternoon explore Swayambhunath
Day 6:Departure day from Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu
Altitude: 1350m/4428ft Bed & Dinner
On arrival to Kathmandu; we will greet you at the airport and transfer you to the traveler’s recommended Hotel Blue Horizon. Later we meet and take you to our head office, brief your upcoming Annapurna Base Camp Trek with us and introduce our trekking team. Evening, we host welcome dinner at one of the finest local restaurant with music and ethnic dance. Overnight Kathmandu.
Fly to Pokhara 30 mins flights
Altitude: 800m B/B
Moring breakfast, then transfer to airport to fly to Pokhara. This flight is approx of 30 minutes. Upon on reaching to Pokhara, our Pokhara representative will pick up and transfer to your hotel Base Camp Resort at Lakeside. Evening, relax, explore Lakeside. O/N Pokhara.
Paragliding trip to Sarangkot
Altitude: 1600m B/B
Morning, you will be picked up by our paragliding representative by 6:30, then transfer to Sagangkot hill, 40 minute drive. Once reaching on the spot, we will have a short briefing session about flying by expert & professional pilots and instantly kick off the flight. During an hour long exciting flight, you have breathe taking panorama views of Annapurna Range, beautiful Mt. Fishtail, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Annapurna II, III, IV, Lamjung Himal, Mt. Manashlu and great Mt. Dhaulagiri togethere with landscape panorama and Fewa Lake.
After landing transfer to hotel and rest. O/N Pokhara.
Sightseeing tour in Pokhara
Altitude: 820m B/B
After the breakfast, we will explore Pokhara valley. However, prior to the breakfast, in the dawn we will move to Sarangkot to have the beautiful view of Himalayan Peaks that include Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail and Nilgiri among others. After returning from Sarangkot we will spend our time along the shore of Phewa Lake, from there you can also view the amazing view of Annapurna and Mt. Fishtail. We will explore deep seated Seti River gorge, mysterious Davis fall , Binda basini Temple , Mountain Museum and Mahendra Cave. O/N Pokhara.
Fly to Kathmandu
Altitude: 1400m B/B
Morning flight to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel. Relax and refreshed up. Late afternoon, visit to Syambhunath, enjoy the peaceful time at this hill top stupa, which as it is an opportunity to explore Buddhist culture etc.
Evening, we host a farewell dinner. O/N Kathmandu.
Departure day from Kathmandu
Breakfast Free morning, after breakfast, if you having enough time, you may explore mian down town of kathmandu thamel, shopping paradise. Ontime transfer to airport and our trip ends here.
Airport pick up and transfer to hotel
Twin shaing accommodation at 3 star standard hotel with breakfast in Kathmandu, pokhara
Complementary well come dinner and farewell dinner in kathmandu
All pick up drop by private vehicle
Kathmandu valley sightseeing, necessary arrangements
Katmandu to pokhara by plane
Pokhara valley sightseeing, necessary arrangements
private vehicle arrangements
Entry permit/s & fees
Tour Guide for sightseeing program in Kathmandu, Pokhara
Flight ticket re-confirmation
Nepal Visa intl. flights (available on request) and departure taxes
Personal travel insurance & helicopter evacuation
Personal expenses & tips
Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu,Pokhara
Anything not included in the service inclusive column