Paragliding in Pokhara
Pokhara is the hub of different adventure sports in Nepal. Paragliding is one of the most popular adventure activities 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 carefreely and enjoy the surroundings, take pictures, and talk with the pilot during the flight. Normally Tandem paragliding is quite comfortable and safe as well. In Pokhara, more than two hundred fifty paragliding flights happen in a day during peak season.
Now, Mandre Dhunga in Pokhara is the paragliding place from where the flight takes off. It is the new take-off point of paragliding in Pokhara instead of Sarangkot. Its, Pokhara paragliding height is 1788 meters/ 5866 feet from sea level which is higher than Sarangkot (1600 meters). In Pokhara paragliding, you will fly like a bird and get a delightful aerial experience with the view of the beautiful Fewa Lake, valley, and the Himalayas. To reach Sarangkot, we manage our transport for you from the lakeside Pokhara.
Paragliding in Pokhara is one of the best ways to experience life in the air. It is getting more popular day by day. Many people visit Pokhara just to involve in a paragliding tour. Pokhara, the beautiful lake valley, is 200 km west of Kathmandu.
In short to say paragliding in Pokhara is to feel unmatched attractive grandeur as you share airspace with Himalayan griffins, vultures, eagles, and 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 join paragliding in Pokhara any time and month of the year as long as it’s not raining and the thermals are active. It is operated throughout the year. The busy season is in September/October/November/December and February/March/April/May.
PARAGLIDING OPERATION PLACE IN POKHARA:
Take off-site – Mandre Dhunga, Pokhara (Around 35 to 40 minutes drive from Lakeside, Pokhara)
Landing site – Pame, Pokhara
In Pokhara Paragliding resumed on 1st October 2021 after COVID. We have also opened with all the safety protocols and with all vaccinated pilots and staff.
From 15th January 2023, due to the protocol of Pokhara International Airport, the take-off point of Paragliding flights is Mandre Dhunga instead of Sarangkot.
Experience the exciting Paragliding SAFE FLIGHTS with our experienced pilots who all are licensed and certified by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN), Nepal Government.
Find below the recent and updated price of Paragliding in Pokhara.
PRICE OF PARAGLIDING IN POKHARA FOR NEPALI & FOREIGNERS
|Nepali Citizen||Rs (NPR) 12000 Per Person||20 TO 30 MINUTES|
|Foreigner||Rs (NPR) 12000 Per Person||20 TO 30 MINUTES|
The above price of paragliding in Pokhara includes a Paragliding flight, free transport service from the Fewa Lakeside, Pokhara to Sarangkot, after paragliding drop at the lakeside, photos & video, insurance, and taxes. If your hotel is at Fewa Lakeside pick up drop service from hotel to hotel. According to the decision of the Nepal Air Sports Association (NAA), the above price will be effective from 22nd June 2023.
For any information and booking of paragliding in Pokhara, the Contact Number is 9851203181. You may contact us via mobile, WhatsApp, or Viber.
PRICE OF PARAGLIDING IN POKHARA FOR INDIAN & CHINESE
|Indian Citizen||Rs (NPR) 12000 Per Person||20 TO 30 MINUTES|
|Chinese Citizen||Rs (NPR) 12000 Per Person||20 TO 30 MINUTES|
The above price includes:
• Paragliding flight
• Photos and video
• Free Pick up transport service from your hotel at Fewa Lakeside to go to the Paragliding starting point, Sarangkot & after paragliding drop you at your hotel lakeside.
• All government and local taxes
How to do pre-booking of Paragliding in Pokhara?
Currently, lots of people are interested to do an exciting Paragliding flight in Pokhara. But there is a limited flight quota in a day for the paragliding company. Therefore to secure your seat, we humbly request you to book and reserve your paragliding in advance. It’s very easy to book your Paragliding in Pokhara with us. Just follow the below process.
1st Step: Call direct or Viber or WhatsApp us at +977-9851203181 for any information and availability status on your required date.
2nd Step: Pay us Rs (NPR) 500 per person booking amount either via eSewa/ connect IPS or via online bank transfer. Then we will book your paragliding on your given date.
3rd Step: Pay your remaining/ due balance to us after you reach Pokhara.
Final Step: Enjoy your Paragliding flight.
Our Esewa ID No: 9851203181
Esewa ID Name: Excellent Himalaya Trek and Expedition Pvt Ltd
Our Bank Details:
Bank Name: Himalayan Bank Limited.
Branch: Thamel, Tridevi Marg, Kathmandu
Account Name: Excellent Himalaya Trek and Expedition Pvt Ltd
Account No. 01907173110021
. There shall be no cancellation fees if we receive your cancellation request 3 days before your paragliding date. It means your booking amount (Rs 500) will be refunded.
. If we receive a cancellation request between 2 days before your paragliding date, there shall be a 50 percent cancellation fee of your booking amount. It means 50% of your booking amount (Rs 250) will be refunded.
. If we receive a cancellation request 1 day before your paragliding date or the same date of paragliding, there shall be no refunds of the booking amount. It means your booking amount (Rs 500) will not be refunded.
• Age Range: Adults and Children aged 10 years and above.
• Children: Children between the ages of 10 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.
BESIDES PARAGLIDING YOU MAY ALSO JOIN THE BELOW EXCITING ACTIVITIES IN POKHARA
|Name of Activity||For Nepali||For Indian||For Foreigner||For Detail|
|Bungee in Pokhara||NPR (Rs) 6000||NPR (Rs) 6000||NPR (Rs) 6000||Click here|
|Classic Zipline in PKR||NPR (Rs) 6000||NPR (Rs) 8000||NPR (Rs) 8000||Click here|
|Superman Zipline in PKR||NPR (Rs) 7500||NPR (Rs) 10000||NPR (Rs) 10000||Click here|
|Ultralight Flight||NPR (Rs) 10000||NPR (Rs) 12000||USD 110||Click here|
|Kushma Bungee||NPR (Rs) 7000||NPR (Rs) 7000||NPR (Rs) 7000||Click here|
|Rafting in Pokhara||From NPR (Rs) 4000||From NPR (Rs) 4000||From USD 45||Click here|
For any information and booking of the above activities in Pokhara, the Contact Number is 9851203181. You may contact us via mobile, WhatsApp, or Viber.
Besides Paragliding Excellent Himalaya also organize below trip & services from Pokhara.
. Tour Guide Hire Service
. Trekking Guide Hire Service
. Car, Jeep, Hiace rental for sightseeing tour
. Ghandruk Tour (1 night/ 2 days)
. Australian Camp and Dhampus Trek (1 night/ 2 days)
. Ghandruk Trek (2 nights/ 3 days)
. Poon Hill Trek (2 nights/ 3 days)
. Panchase Trek (1 night/ 2 days)
. Mardi Himal Trek (4 nights/ 5 days)
. Short Annapurna Base Camp Trek (4 nights/ 5 days)
Please contact us for detail and price.
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