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Paragliding

Do you ever wonder what it is like to fly without wings? Nepal Big Mountain provides you with the escapade for your first venture in the art of flying. Adventure lovers are welcome to experience the art of flying in the air of Pokhara to view the gorgeous landscapes and breathtaking mountains along with the commemoration of your adrenaline rush. Approach the experience for the feel of the mixed emotions of ecstasy and apprehension.

Group size: 2 to 10 Max-Altitude: 1700m
Destination: Nepal Fitness level: Moderate 
Arrival on: Kathmandu Departure from: Kathmandu
Meals: None
Accommodation: None

Trip Introduction

Paragliding is the most wanted in the to-do list when you visit Pokhara. Among the various adventures that can be involved in, paragliding is the most adventurous sport. Along with paragliding, you can also take part in bungee jumping and rafting with the same interests.

In Pokhara, the professional company registered with the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) and the Nepal Air Sports Association (NASS) guides paragliding. You will be under the perfect guidance of the company along with a pilot alongside you to calm the nervousness of your first flight. Nepal Big Mountain prioritizes your safety first. Hence, Nepal Big Mountain makes sure that you understand all the briefings provided by the professional company before you are flying carefree light weighted in the air.

The adventure lovers should grab this once in a lifetime opportunity before it gets carried away. Adventure lovers are welcome to experience the art of flying in the air of Pokhara to view the gorgeous landscapes and breathtaking wind along with the commemoration of your adrenaline rush. You can share airspace with birds while floating over villages, monasteries, temples, lakes and jungles. You also get to enjoy a fantastic view of the majestic Himalayas.

In addition to this, you have high prospects of catching glimpses of the beautiful lakeside town of Pokhara. Grasp the chance of admiring the scenery and astounding experience during your flight without wings. You can also gain souvenir photos and DVD that captures the moments of your flight for your thrill and memory later. People say that they have a newfound purpose in life because of this flight. Explore what they really mean. Moreover, you also have the good fortune of witnessing an exotic spectacular view of mountains.

So are you ready to make your first move towards your flight as a free creature in the sky? Come and join the happy customers of Nepal Big Mountain, which delights you by your first experience of the art of flying.

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Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1: Paragliding at Pokhara

The representative of Nepal Big Mountain will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to Sarangkot through a comfortable drive. For your convenience, Nepal Big Mountain hires experienced drivers. You will reach the flying location that is most suitable for the current weather conditions. For the safety of adventure lovers, you will know the briefings about the paragliding with the provision of two-way communication. After a safety check, you get ready to take off.  You need to run a few steps down a gentle slope before you experience the art of flying like a bird in the sky. A pilot will accompany you. The pilot will guide you and decrease your nervousness in the height to enjoy the view fearlessly. During your flight, you can witness exotic spectacular view of mountains and the beautiful lakeside town of Pokhara. You can admire the scenery and breathtaking experience during the flight.

Major attractions:

  • The briefings about the paragliding with the provision of two-way communication
  • Your safety is our priority
  • Experience the art of flying like a bird in the sky
  • Witness exotic spectacular view of mountains
  • Catch glimpse of the beautiful lakeside town of Pokhara
  • Admire the scenery and breathtaking experience during the flight.
  • Capture the moments of your flight and gain souvenir photos

Included meals:

Important Note

Nepal Big Mountain Travel prioritizes your safety first. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Weather conditions, the health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.

Included in the Cost

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Paragliding Charges
  • Local taxes
  • Experience Pilot
  • Souvenir photos
  • DVD

Not Included in the Cost

  • Personal expenses
  • Tips (Tipping is expected)
  • All other services not included in the itinerary
  • Any kind of insurance
  • Extra Food and Beverages

The Trekking Group

Accommodations

None

Meals

None

Physical Condition & Experience Requirements

Any interested aspirant can join the trip since it includes a short distance walk only. There is maximum convenience for the people who travel. Main pros of this trip are that it is suitable for any being who is an enthusiast on the tour for a meaningful trip. However, the traveller must specify any kinds of sickness, diseases or phobias before the trip because Nepal Big Mountain believes every traveller needs to be under perfect care and guidance to enjoy the trip with the best convenience possible. Children, youngsters, adults, or elders, anyone is welcomed with open arms. In spite of this, the children and elders are to be under the guidance of their guardian.

Best Time to Travel

The months from December to February are cold seasons and May brings summer vibes. If you are interested in travel in your choice of season, it is a remarkable choice for you. However, as a travel agency, Nepal Big Mountain seeks the best experience for a traveller. This trip is highly recommended in the month of October-November or February-March when the season is clear and since the paragliding needs a clear sky in order to save a safe flight.

The choice of these months will give you a great chance to view the beauty of Himalayas at their best. There are blooming flowers like rhododendron, the national flower of the country found abundantly. The trail will be colourful and eye-catching giving you a different level of energy during these months.

Additional Information

Altogether, this is a trip of one day. However, if you are interested in customized trips, contact us. Please contact Nepal Big Mountain for anything via email to info@nbmtravel.com. You must specify any kinds of a health condition that may have a negative effect on the traveller at an earlier stage before booking.

The people who have acrophobia (phobia of heights) are requested not to be involved in paragliding. However, the aspirants can travel with the necessary guidance of their medical physician.

The traveller should consider the following points:

  • Not recommended for pregnant women
  • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  • All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.