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Paragliding in Nepal

  • Paragliding in Nepal

Opportunity to savor the aerial magnificence of Himalayan giants

Paragliding is the most exciting adventure activity in Nepal where you will experience the aerial sightseeing views of majestic Himalayas, verdant lakes, sacred temples and monasteries and the green lush forests blended so ideally with the amazing views of valley and villages of the popular tourist town, Pokhara. This half-hour aerial float from the hilltop of Sarangkot gives you the lifetime experience which you should not miss while you are in Nepal.

During the flight, you will have full enjoyment and views of sunrise over the Annapurna Ranges, which seems to be the truly wonderful and fulfilling experience for the adventure seeker. The only city in Nepal that caters Paragliding is Pokhara. During the paragliding in Pokhara the stunning views of 8000m peaks including Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massifs are great views.

Paragliding can be done throughout the year in Nepal but from October to December is the best flying season in Nepal as the bright skies cater fine visibility. Gliding takes off from Sarangkot height of ( 1592m/5,220ft), which offers you the most stunning views of Fewa lake and mountains at sunrise and sunset (provided the skies are clear) and the landing is by plains lying at the shore of Fewa lake.

Observing glorious Annapurna range and beautiful landscape around Pokhara valley, virgin Mt; Fishtail (Machhapuchhre), Lamjung Himal, Himchuli, Fewa Lake, Rice fields, Rivers and settlements below gives you thrills with a great photographic opportunity.

Paragliding in Nepal does not require any previous experience as qualified pilots provide a short but detail briefing before the gliding so there is nothing to be worried.