Paragliding is a pretty new adventure sport in Nepal. It is truly wonderful and fulfilling experience in this Himalayan country. You can experience unparalleled scenic grandeur as you share airspace with Himalayan griffin vultures, eagles, kites, while floating over villages, monasteries, temples, lakes and jungles, with a fantastic view of the majestic Himalayas.
The main area for flying in Nepal is the Annapurna region, more specifically the Pokhara valley. This lakeside town is Nepal’s second “city”, nestled at the foot of the Annapurna Himal. The views are unsurpassed here. Gliding is a weather dependent sports and the flying season in Nepal commences from November through February, the best months being November and December. The takes off point for these flights is Sarangkot (1592m.), which also offers prime views of Fewa lake and mountains at sunrise and sunset (provided the skies are clear) and the landing is by the Fewa lake. No previous experience is required as qualified pilots provide a short briefing before launching.
Annapurna Panorama Flights: We take a 20 min jeep ride from Pokhara to Sarangkot the viewpoint 2000ft above Lakeside. From here we can see 3 of the highest mountains in the world. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu, all over 8000 m. We offer 3 types of tandem flight from here.
Phewa Tal View: In the morning and late afternoon these 15min flights give you a taste of uncovered flight, taking you over Pokhara Lake and then landing by a Lakeside bar.
Cloud buster: This midday flight gives you the thrill of high flight as we thermal up above Sarangkot in the company of eagles and vultures. It takes from 30minutes to 1 hour. We land by the lake.
Cross-country: This offers you the chance to experience flying from one valley to another. Using thermals, clouds and birds to guide us, we take you on an unforgettable journey north of Pokhara towards the big mountains. We fly as long as we can and aim to return to Pokhara that afternoon.
Acrobatic Flying: The biggest shot of adrenaline in the Himalayas. See what our world class aero pilots can do with a wing as you loop, spin and spiral through the air. Performing maneuvers are called “Helicopter” “SAT” “Back-fly” “Tumble” and “Wingover”. This 10 to 20 minutes flight will leave you breathless.
We take off from Sarangkot and thermal above the valley, recipe sour along pristine ridges of trees, viagra over villages and often hear shouts from below as people stare with wonder at these bird-men circling above them. We end the flight with a glide over the lake, and return via jeep to our main office in Lakeside.
Duration: 20-30 Min.
Price: USD 100.00
The biggest shot of adrenaline in the Himalayas! See what our world class acro pilots can do with a wing as you loop, troche spin and spiral through the air. Performing maneuvers called "Helicopter", buy cialis "SAT", physician "Back-fly", "Tumble" and "Wingover". This flight will leave you breathless yet and an amazing experience of a lifetime.
Duration: 10-20 Min.
Price: USD 100.00
This flight allows you to get a taste of the exploration side of flying. Each day provides slightly different conditions, decease and even throughout the day it is changing, medicine so routes change accordingly. There is the possibility of soaring along the long ridge leading down the valley past Fewa Lake, prostate with the Annapurna range to your right. Other days we cross the valley and soar directly at these stunning 6,000 m + peaks. We will return and land near the lake where a jeep will be waiting to take us back to our office in Lakeside.
Duration: 45-60 Min.
Price: USD 125