|Paragliding in Pokhara -Nepal|
Ultra Light Mountain Flight In Pokhara
This is another exhilarating alternative for those who wish to get closest to the nature. The flight offers three options –a fifteen minutes Fly for Fun (takes you to the altitude of 5,000 feet around Sarangkot and costs 5750 Rs), a thirty minutes Touch the Fish Tail (takes near the Machhapuchhare or Fish Tail mountain and costs 9000 Rs.) and an hour Mountain Range Sky Range (takes you to the altitude of 12,000 feet around the Annapurna range and costs 16700 Rs.).
Besides the direct costs, an additional fee of rupees 1,000 (approx. 10 Euro) will be charged, if you wish to take photos from the cameras fixed to the wings. NPR 170 (around 1.5 euro) is charged as the airport tax.
The Pokhara Valley – one of the most picturesque and polpular tourist spots of Nepal, is adorned by its lovely Phewa, Begnas, and Rupa lakes. Situated at mere 200 kilometers west of Kathmandu, Pokhara is well connected by air or by bus from Kathmandu and Bhairahawa – a border town near India. This marvelous valley is treasure of nature’s wonders. Beautiful lakes known as “taal” in Nepali that offers fishing and boating and magnificent mountains like Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Manaslu (8, 128m), Macpuchhre (6,997m), the five peaks of Annapurna and others are Pokhara’s pride.