Paragliding in Nepal
To get a chance to fly in the infinite sky like a bird and see a bird’s eye view of splendid himalayas scenery and other beautiful thing from high above the ground, due to which micro-light aitcraft is a experience that is worth trying by the visitors to Pokhara that can gives you the trill and fun. Motor gliding is now available in Pokhara to complement its natural beauty. The Russian-made delta-wing powered gliders can carry two persons. They have a maximum speed of 130 km per hour and can reach heights of 5,000 m. Flights are conducted by experienced Pilots.
Though paragliding is relatively newly started adventure sport in Nepal, only little information are available in tourist guidebooks. Despite that Paragliding in this Himalayan settlement can be a truly fantastic and breath taking experience for the adventure seekers as it will take you to the high sky to give you a chance for you to seek the beauty upto the horizan without any thing standing between your view.. You can experience unparalleled scenic grandeur as your share airspace with Himalayan griffin vultures, eagles, kites, while floating over villages, monasteries, temples, lakes, and jungles, with a fantastic views of the majestic Himalayas that is lustful.
Glidng is the sport that depends upon the wether and the season adequate for flying in Nepal starts from November through February. The best months is November and December. By virtue of its latitude and monsoon climate, the tree line in Nepal is at an incredible 3900m above sea level. With conditions milder than summer alpine, these are excellent and constant atmospherics. The topography and climate of Nepal also make it an ideal destination for all levels of Para glider suitable to fly in the sky as the subtropical conditions provide plenty of thermals and combined with the long valleys common in Nepal, they produce perfect cloud streets int the infinite sky highway. The local microclimate, controlled by the numerous lakes in the valley, is unique, which makes it even better for the glider.
The take off points for these flights is Sarangkot (1592m), which offers prime views of Phewa Tal and the mountains at sunrise and sunset
(provided the skies are clear) the
landing is by the lake. No previous experience is required as qualified pilots provide a short briefing before launching.