Paragliding in Pokhara
Pokhara is the hub of different adventure sports in Nepal. Paragliding is one of the most popular adventure activity in Pokhara. Pokhara is also recognized as one of the top five tandem paragliding spots in the world as it has stable thermals, easy take-off, and landing sites, the safety of a large lake and magnificent Himalayan views.
Tandem paragliding means the glider is seated in a separate harness in front of the pilot where he or she can sit care-free and enjoy the surroundings, take pictures and talk with your pilot during the flight. Normally Tandem paragliding is quite comfortable and safe as well. In Pokhara, there are more than two hundred fifty paragliding flights happens in a day during peak season.
Pokhara, the beautiful lake valley, is 200 km west of Kathmandu. The paragliding in Pokhara offers you to experience unmatched attractive 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 Mount Fishtail, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri Himalayan range.
SEASON OF PARAGLIDING IN POKHARA
You can go paragliding in Pokhara year around as long as it’s not raining and the thermals are active. The busy season is in September/October/November and February/March/April.
PARAGLIDING OPERATION PLACE IN POKHARA:
Take off-site – Sarangkot Pokhara (Around 30 minutes’ drive from Lakeside, Pokhara)
Landing site – Pame Pokhara (Near to Lakeside, Pokhara)
PARAGLIDING FLIGHT TIME IN POKHARA:
1st Flight: 09:30 AM
2nd Flight: 11:30 AM
3rd Flight: 01:30 PM
• Age Range: Adults and Children aged 8 and older only.
• Children: Children between the ages of 8 to 15 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian of 18 years or older
• Footwear: Secure closed toed shoes are a must.
• No alcohol may be consumed by the rider prior to taking the ride.
PRICE OF PARAGLIDING FLIGHTS:
For Foreign National/ Indian National
SHORT FLIGHT (20 TO 30 MIN)
Tariff Price: Nepalese Rupees (NPR) 10500
Our Discounted Price: Nepalese Rupees (NPR) 10000/ In Indian Rupees (INR) 6250
LONG FLIGHT (40-50 MIN):
Tariff Price: Nepalese Rupees (NPR) 15900
Our Discounted Price: Nepalese Rupees (NPR) 15000/ In Indian Rupees (INR) 9375
• Pick up you from your hotel at Lakeside, Pokhara
• Drive to Paragliding Launch Site at Sarangkot
• Drop you to your hotel at Lakeside, Pokhara
• Value Added Tax (VAT)
PRICE OF PARAGLIDING FLIGHT FOR NEPALI CITIZENS
Short Flight (20-30 min): NPR. 8000 Per Person
Long Flight (40-50 min): NPR. 12000 Per Person
All interested must have your trip booking in advance with full payment to us. Without Registration Tickets, Service is not available in the Paragliding Spot. For Booking and further information, please click here. You can contact us by mobile/WhatsApp/Viber. The no. is +977 9851203181.
In Pokhara along with Paragliding, you can also join in following adventure activities:
15 minutes of flight: USD 105 for Foreigners/ INR 6999 for Indian Citizens
30 minutes of flight: USD 187 for Foreigners/ INR 12500 for Indian Citizens
60 minutes of flight: USD 295 for Foreigners/ INR 19999 for Indian Citizens
90 minutes of flight: USD 425 for Foreigners/ INR 28500 for Indian Citizens
For detail information on Ultra-Light Flight, please click here.
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour (1 hour): USD 350 Per Person
For detail information on ABC Helicopter Tour from Pokhara, please click here.
Hot Air Ballooning
30 Minutes Hot Air Balloon Flight: For Foreigner: NPR 12000 Per Person/ For Indian and Nepali Citizen only: NPR 9000 Per Person
40 to 60 Minutes Hot Air Balloon Flight: For Foreigner: NPR 17500 Per Person/ For Indian and Nepali Citizen only: NPR 11000 Per Person
For detail information on Hot Air Ballooning, please click here.
Bungee Jump in Pokhara
Price: USD 68 For Foreigner/ NPR 7500 For Indian Citizen/ NPR 4000 For Nepali Citizen
For detail information on Paragliding, please click here.
Price: USD 78 for Foreigner
Price: NPR 8500 for Indian Citizen
Price: NPR 4500 for Nepali Citizen
Combo Package: Zip Flyer & Bungee Together:
Price: USD 120 for Foreigners – Per Person
Price: NPR 13500 for Indian – Per Person
Price: NPR 7200/- Per Person for Nepali Citizen
For detail information on Zip Flyer, please click here.
Short hiking trips from Pokhara:
Australian Camp and Dhampus Trek (1 night/ 2 days)
Price: USD 150 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Ghandruk Trek (2 night/ 3 days)
Price: USD 220 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Poon Hill Trek (2 nights 3 days)
Price: USD 250 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Panchase Trek (3 nights/ 4 days)
Price: USD 210 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Mardi Himal Trek (4 nights/ 5 days)
Price: USD 310 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Short Annapurna Base Camp Trek (4 nights 5 days)
Price: USD 350 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
For detail information on short hiking and trekking trips around Pokhara, please click here.
How to go Pokhara for Zip Flyer, Ultralight flight, Paragliding, Zip Flyer, and short hiking?
From Kathmandu, you can go to Pokhara by flight or road transport. By airplane, it is 30 minutes of flight. By road from Kathmandu to Pokhara is 210 km distance. By tourist bus, it takes 7 hours. By car, it takes 6 hours.
By Flight: The regular flight fare is USD 123. Our discounted flight fare is USD 120.
By Tourist Bus: The tourist bus fare is USD USD 10.
By Car: The private Care fare is USD 110.