Nepal is a heaven for adventure-seekers and nature-lovers all over the world. Pokhara is a small paradise that captivates people with its beauty and adventure attractions. Located 200 km west of Kathmandu, it is also called the lake city for its many beautiful lakes. Gifted with diverse nature and culture, the city has become an adventure hub over the last few years. Among the many attractions, the most favorite adventure sports is Paragliding in Pokhara.
Paragliding is famous for its adrenaline rush and wonderful panoramas of Annapurna and Fishtail. One enjoys the city with its colorful settlements, lakes, and lush greenery. With its exciting memories, Paragliding in Pokhara is becoming a favorite among local and international tourists.
Pokhara is one of the top five tandem paragliding locations in the world. The suitable take-off and landing zones make it a safe and exciting experience. The thrill with the natural and cultural elements makes paragliding an attractive package tour.
The best seasons for paragliding are spring and autumn with clear blue skies and lush landscape. The video recordings and pictures make for perfect souvenirs of the exciting experience. Flying courses are also available in Pokhara for the enthusiasts with well-trained experts. There are also one-day flying competitions held every year.
Paragliding can be included in any long trips around Pokhara or even completed in a single day. The flight starts from the top of Sarangkot (30 minutes drive from Pokhara) and lands near Phewa Lake. Tourists can fly in from Kathmandu, drive to Sarangkot, and complete the flight in a few hours. It is possible to even return back to Kathmandu the same day.
Paragliding is an unforgettable experience of soaring through the sky above the beautiful valley. Contact Himalayas on Foot for one of its many attractive packages. We promise you a comfortable and breath-taking experience.
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