Pokhara is considered to be one of the best destinations in the world to paraglide, providing superb views of the mighty Himalayas with three peaks of over 8000 mtrs whilst below a birds eye view of the beautiful town of Pokhara, Paragliding takes off from Sarangkot.a small village above Pokhara at an altitude of 1700 m. Sarankot has always been popular with tourists for viewing sunrise and sunsets over the Majestic Annapurna range.
The jump is tandem with a qualified paragliding pilot and lasts around 30-40 minutes Described by many to be one of the most enthralling experiences of their lives.Fly like a bird with the Annapurna Range, Machhapuchhre, Lamjung Himal, Hiunchuli, above and the beautiful blue Phewa Lake below. Rivers, green fields and much more. The best season for paragliding is usually from October to May and there are normally three flight timings 9:30 am, 11:30 am and 1:30 pm.
Pokhara has been considered one of the best destinations to paraglide and it gives your aerial view of Pokhara City, Phewa Lake and Annapurna Himalayan range at the close. Paragliding in Pokhara takes off from Sarangkot. Sarangkot lies at an altitude of 1700 m and has always been popular for viewing sunrise and sunsets.
Jumping off from that high should promise better things than just adrenaline rush, right? Yes, the jump enables you to see three peaks higher than 8000m, the view of the lakes and monasteries, jungles and the entire city. The 30-40 minutes long flight is a moment that will stay in your head forever for it is going to be one of the most enthralling experiences of your lifetime. The experience of soaring high in the sky like a bird, getting bird eye view of the Annapurna Range, Machhapuchhre, Lamjung Himal, Hiunchuli, and Phewa Lake, Rivers, green fields is why one should give paragliding in Pokhara a shot. The best season for paragliding is usually from October to May and there are normally three flight timings 9:30 am, 11:30 am and 1:30 pm.
Anyone who is in good health and is reasonably fit can do a tandem paragliding flight. But if you are in doubt, please consult your doctor before signing up for the flight.
There might be some walking to and from the takeoff and landing points, and you will be required to run briefly for around 20 meters when you take off and land. So, if you think you are fit enough to do that, you will have no problem enjoying your first paragliding experience. If you have any concerns, contact us to discuss further
If you are lucky with the weather, the whole experience will take a couple of hours, including meeting, preparing, instructions, and the flight itself. We always do a weather check in the evening and the morning before flying, so we advise you to contact us.
For our tandem glide, we provide all paragliding specific equipment necessary. You will need to bring personal items such as sunglasses, suitable footwear and clothing for a day.
Yes. The only requirement is that it must be secured to your person to prevent it from falling during the flight. We do offer in-flight HD video as an option to all our tandem programs. (Ask for details.)
The aerial view of the lake city witnessed when you are sitting comfortably and gliding in the sky, will make it easier for you to forget about your fear. If you can dream it, you can do it.