Ultralight Flight Pokhara
Ultralight flight Pokhara is a unique way to discover the majestic Himalayas and for the Ariel sightseeing of Pokhara valley. In this flight, it is used very light aircraft which has no window and seating for only two persons, including a pilot and a passenger. Powered by engines these aircraft can reach very close to the mountain peaks.
Ultralight flight in Nepal is available only in Pokhara. The main reason to choose Pokhara valley for Ultra-light aircraft is that of its proximity to the mountains, and the scenic lakes. Professionally Ultralight flights started in Pokhara from 1997 AD and are claimed to be the first in South Asia.
The facts of Ultralight Flight Pokhara
Duration: 15 Minutes | 30 Minutes | 60 Minutes | 90 Minutes
Time: From sunrise 6.30 a.m. to 11 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to sunset
Best Season: From September to May
Take off Location: Pokhara Airport
Landing Location: Pokhara Airport
Packages of Ultralight Flight Pokhara
Package 1: Fly for fun (open aircraft only)
Duration: 15 minutes of flight
Covered: Sarangkot, Phewa lake, Peace Stupa, Power House, Seti River & much more…..
Regular Price: USD 95 + 13% vat + USD 5 airport tax = Total USD 112
Our Discounted Price: USD 105 for Foreigners/ INR 6999 for Indian Citizens
For Video Extra USD 15
Package 2: Glory of Mt. Fishtail (open and closed aircraft)
Duration: 30 minutes of flight
Covered: Mt. Fishtail foothills, Naudanda hill, Sarangkot circle & much more…
Regular Price: USD 170 + 13% vat + USD 5 airport tax = Total USD 197
Our Discounted Price: USD 187 for Foreigners/ INR 12500 for Indian Citizens
For Video Extra USD 25
Package 3: Mountain Sky Trek (open & closed aircraft)
Duration: 60 minutes of flight
Covered: Panoramic view of Annapurna range, Mt. Fishtail foothills & much more….
Regular Price: USD 270 + 13% vat + USD 5 airport tax = Total USD 310
Our Discounted Price: USD 295 for Foreigners/ INR 19999 for Indian Citizens
For Video Extra USD 25
Package 4: In Heart of Himalaya (closed aircraft only)
Duration: 90 minutes of flight
Covered: Flying inside the Annapurna circle and from Manaslu to Dhaulagiri mountain range.
Regular Price: USD 390 + 13% vat + USD 5 airport tax = Total USD 446
Our Discounted Price: USD 425 for Foreigners/ INR 28500 for Indian Citizens
For Video Extra USD 25
• For the price for Nepali citizens, please contact us.
• All the above Ultralight Flight Price includes airport drop and picks up service from your hotel in lakeside Pokhara.
• All the Ultralight Flight Package covers insurance of USD 25000.
• The Cost and Schedule of Ultralight flight Pokhara subject to change with or without prior notice. Please contact us for the updated final price.
In Pokhara along with Ultralight Flight, you can also join in following adventure activities:
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Normal Price: USD 500 Per Person
Our Discounted Price: USD 350 Per Person
Package 1: Short Flight 25 Minutes:
Normal Price: Nepalese Currency 12000 Rupees/ Around USD 109
Our Discounted Price: Nepalese Currency 8000 Rupees/ Around USD 73
Package 2: Long Flight 40 Minutes:
Normal Price: Nepalese Currency 15000 Rupees/ Around USD 136
Our Discounted Price: Nepalese Currency 11500 Rupees/ Around USD 105
Notes: The above Paragliding Price includes video, vat and government tax, free transport service from the hotel at Lakeside to flying take off place and back to the hotel.
Price: USD 82 for all except Indian, Chinese, and Nepali Citizen
Price: Nepalese Currency 8200 Rupees for Indian, Chinese Citizen
Price: Nepalese Currency 4200 Rupees for Nepali Citizen
In Pokhara apart from Ultralight Flight, you can join various short hiking trips. The popular short hiking trips start from Pokhara as below mentioned:
Australian Camp and Dhampus Trek (1 night/ 2 days)
Price: USD 150 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Kande and trek to Australian Camp (2000 m). Then to Dhampus (1650m).
Day 02: Trek from Dhampus to Phedi (1130 m). 2 hours. Drive back to Pokhara.
Ghandruk Trek (2 night/ 3 days)
Price: USD 220 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Day 01: Drive from Ghandruk to Phedi. Trek to Pothana via Dhampus (1890 m). 5 hrs walk
Day 02: Trek to Ghandruk (1950 m). 7 hrs walk.
Day 03: Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul (5 hrs walk) and drive to Pokhara.
Poon Hill Trek (2 nights 3 days)
Price: USD 250 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Day 1: Drive from Pokhara to Naya Pul. Trek to Tikhe Dhunga (1540 m). 3:30 hrs walk.
Day 2: Trek from to Ghorepani (2860 m). 5:30 hrs walk.
Day 3: Early morning hike to Poon Hill (3210 m). Back to Ghorepani. Trek to Nayapul. 7 hrs walk. Drive back to Pokhara.
Panchase Trek (3 nights/ 4 days)
Price: USD 210 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Day 01: A crossing Fewa Lake by boat, trek to Bumdi.
Day 02: Trek to Panchase Bhanjyang.
Day 03: Trek to Bhadaure.
Day 04: Trek to Naudanda and drive to Pokhara.
Mardi Himal Trek (4 nights/ 5 days)
Price: USD 310 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Kande and trek to Pothana / Deurali (2,125m).
Day 02: Trek to Low Camp (3,150m).
Day 03: Trek to High Camp (3,700m).
Day 04: Hike to Mardi Base Camp and trek down to Siding (4,500m).
Day 05: Drive back to Pokhara by jeep.
Short Annapurna Base Camp Trek (4 nights 5 days)
Price: USD 350 Per Person (For a group size of 2 people)
Day 1: Drive from Pokhara to Siwai. Trek to Chhomrong (2360 m). 3 hrs drive. 7 hrs walk.
Day 2: Trek to Himalaya (2840 m. 7 hrs walk.
Day 2: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4130 m). 7 hrs walk.
Day 4: Trek to Sinuwa (2340 m). 7 hrs walk.
Day 5: Trek to Siwai (1250 m). Drive back Pokhara. 6 hrs walk. 3 hrs drive.
For detail information on short hiking and trekking trips around Pokhara, please click here.
How to go Pokhara for 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: The tourist bus fare is USD 8 to USD 10.
By Car: The private Care fare is USD 105.