Paragliding in Nepal
Paragliding is one of the most exciting adventures. It is recently growing popularity in Nepal. Nepal is the second choice after Switzerland for paragliding. Pokhara is main paragliding station and other stations are being explored. The climate, flow of air and geographical location is suitable for paragliding in Nepal where anyone can have wonderfully exciting adventure of gliding in air like a bird independently or by the help of pilots.
Paragliding sport adventure is for the adventurous visit of Nepal with observing superb views of natural landscape and mountain scenarios. Sarangkot station offers the finest sceneries around Annapurna Conservation Area including the aerial view of Pokhara city. You can see the magnificent views of the mountains like Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Fishtail, Mt. Lamjung and Himchuli etc. while flying over the sky. The picturesque views of Fewa Lake, green woods, rice fields and settlements give thrill and amusements with breath tasking experience. In this way, paragliding sport adventure in Nepal offers you some of the best panoramic views on the earth. The flight is set from the hill of Sarangkot which is also important for the sunrise and sun set views. Sarangkot hill station is used to get full view of Pokhara city.
The adventure in air has different levels and varieties of flights- Cross Valley flight, Tandem Flight, Cloud-buster flight, Acrobatic etc. The experience of flying like a bird in the open sky can be enjoyed sitting back for those who want of fly but can’t pilot themselves. Passengers are free to take photographs/ video while experienced pilots are fly you in the sky. The time for paragliding is during the months of November to February. Hawk guided gliding is very popular in which eagle/hawk leads the trail in exchange of food.