Paragliding in Pokhara

With the low lying valleys and the high cold mountains Nepal can provide some of the best paragliding experiences in the world with its natural and frequently produce rising thermals. Paragliding has been practiced in Nepal since 1995 and the sport goes from strength to strength. You can come as a beginner and leave with many flying hours under your belt. Soaring with the hawks and flying close to the Himalayan summits are experiences you will never forget whether you are an experienced pilot or a beginner undertaking your first tandem flight. You can fly with world class pilots, solo or tandem and benefit from local knowledge going cross-country or acro flying, you can even get your international license in Nepal. If you don’t have your own equipment or chose not to bring it to Nepal with you, then that is not a problem, hiring equipment in Nepal is an alternative solution.
Paragliding in Pokhara
Paragliding in Nepal Pokhara is one of the top 5 tandem paragliding locations in the world. It has all the right ingredients like stable thermals, convenient take off and landing zones, the safety of a large lake and great mountain views. Pokhara is the perfect place to do paragliding in Nepal.

In your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, the representative of Wongchhu Peak Promotions staff will be giving you warm welcome in adventurous Himalayan country Nepal. Then, you are dropped to the hotel where you will take a rest and in the evening there will be a short briefing with all the entire trekking members, guide, sherpa’s about the day to day trek then we will move for welcome dinner.

After having breakfast you will be introduced with your city tour guide. He will be explaining to you all about the history of heritage sites and help you to get knowledge about those sites. And then, you will visit the heritage sites of Kathmandu. In the morning you visit the Boudhanath stupa- the oldest Buddhist Stupa. Then you visit the oldest Hindu temple of Pashupatinath. After that, you head to other Buddhist stupa Swayambhunath which is located in the hillock. From there you can observe the 360-degree view of the Kathmandu valley. After that you have lunch. Then you prepare for the trekking.

Early moring we will leave hotel for our domestic flight to Pokhara which approximately takes 25 - 30 minutes. Pokhara is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Nepal. Many tourists visit Pokhara Valley to see the Himalayan range and lakes. Pokhara is also famous for boating, trekking, rafting and extreme sport like rafting, canoeing and bungee jumping. overnight in hotel

Early in the morning, Wongchhu Peak Promotion guide will take to you sarangkot for superb Himalayan views of Dhaulagiri 8167m, Nilgiri 7041m, Fishtail/Machhapuchhare 6998m, Annapurna I 8091m, Annapurna II 7939m , Annapurna III7555m, Annapurna IV 7525m, Annapurna south 7219m, Hiunchuli 6441m, Lamjung Himal 6986m,Tukuche peak 6920m etc , drive back to pokhara. Our tour guide will take to you full day sightseeing around Pokhara valley such as David fall, Mahendra cave, world peace stupa and fewa lake boating , transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at Pokhara.

 

Paragliding takes place in Pohkara. Your launching place is at Sarangkot, a hill station 25 minutes jeep drive above lake side. Sarangkot is 1600m above sea level. You launch by using the thermals and rise up above Sarangkot to see the stunning panorama of Annapunrna, Dhaulaghiri and Manaslu.

 

After breakfast at the hotel, fly back to Kathmandu. Leisure day at Kathmandu followed by farewell dinner & celebration. Leisure day at Kathmandu followed by farewell dinner & celebration. You can ask your guide to take you on a sightseeing trip inside Kathmandu Valley. On this day you can go to the various museums around the valley including the Narayanhiti Museum which earlier used to be the residence of the last king of Nepal. You may also go to the hilltop of Nagarkot. After some sightseeing around the world heritage sites in the valley, you will have a farewell dinner and enjoy with your Nepali friends and guide. You might even make plans for extending your stay for Chitwan jungle safari, rafting activities, and more with your guide.

As per your flight schedule you'll be dropped to airport 3 hours prior to the flight time and your trip to Nepal ends here.

  • All necessary transportation in Nepal
  • Hotel in KTM for 2nights pre and 1 nights post trek (total 3 nights), including breakfast on a twin-sharing basis
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu Pokhara includes Entrance fee, guide salary, transportation fee
  • Accommodation in Pokhara for 3 nights
  • Sightseeing in Pokhara
  • Paragliding in Pokhara
  • Guide Salary during the tour
  • Daily Dispatch on: www.wppnepal.com
  • Welcome & Farewell dinner
  • Meals in Kathmandu (except welcome and farewell dinner)
  • Extra night accommodations in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • If required to change from airplane to helicopter flight to/from Lukla (i.e. weather) ,
  • additional costs will be shared by clients.
  • Beverages and alcoholic drinks on trek – Personal trekking equipment – All personal expenses, including Nepal Visa (for country entrance) – Personal medical and
  • evacuation insurance –
  • All other additional charges for additional services, including recommended TIP.
  • Additional tips for tour guide, others as one sees fit.
  • Personal purchases

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Trip-Code: WPP-004-PPS
Destination: Nepal
Region: Short Tour
Altitude: 1740 M
Season: Spring / Autumn
Difficulty: Medium
Accommodation: Tea House/ Camping
Duration: 7 Days

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