Paragliding and Ultra-light flights in Nepal
Paragliding is one of fantastic experience to gaze upon the mountains and city together. Pokhara itself is a magical city where hundreds of tourist flood each year just to do paragliding. The view from many meters high from the surface gives participant a sensational touch to superb mountains and beautiful lakes. As Pokhara located nearby the mountains and rains a lot, most of the time Pokhara get beautiful weather. The views of the snowcapped mountains are simply stunning to anyone. Three of the 8000m peaks viz. Annapurna I, Dhawalagiri and Manasalu are visible during paragliding. The flights take off every day except the monsoon season. The flights are operated by very professionals from the countries and many from abroad also. The takeoff point Sarangkot itself is a popular Mountain View point located at an elevation of around 1550m above sea level. Depend with the choice of our customers the flight time varies from 15 minutes to an hour. The flight normally land at the bank of the Fewa Lake.
An ultra-light flight is done by two-seater aircraft with powered engine which is designed to carry no more than two people, the pilot and the passenger. The average speed in this small plane goes normally 80km per hour. Ultra-light flights are both fun and adventure. As Pokhara where they do ultra-light flights is blessed with snowcapped mountains nearby, serene rivers and lakes it is an wonderful experience to go around in ultra-light and take clear picture of the area. For many people an ultra-light flight is an experience for the life time.