Afraid of heights? Leave your fear at the door once aboard this ultraflight aircraft and prepare yourself for a thrilling adventure. Fly against the backdrop of the Himalayan Range, across lakes and plateaus and Nepal's expansive Phewa Lake. The journey, serviced by top local operators Avia Club Nepal and Pokhara Ultralight, will take you as high as 9,000ft above sea level, near the summit of Fish Tail Mountain and into Seti Valley. Keep your eyes open – there's no other way to taste the heights of Pokhara's mountainous beauty!
Soar the skies of Pokhara in this incredible paragliding adventure. Designed as tandem flights, you'll be paired with a pilot as you foot-launch from the 1,592m takeoff point in Sarangkot, and foot-land by the placid Phewa Lake. It's an experience akin to having your own wings! Replace any fear of heights with awe and wonder at scenic views of the Himalayas, with sights of the Annapurnas, Mt. Everest and the virgin Mt. Fish Tail, as well an incredible bird's eye glimpse of Pokhara Valley. You'll also get a crash course on paragliding controls as your pilot navigates the flight. So keep your eyes open, take a deep breath and make that leap into Pokhara skies – it's going to be a journey you'll never forget.
Savor the rush of adrenaline as you kayak down the Upper Seti in this rafting adventure. Just a quick ride from Lakeside Pokhara, it's an accessible thrill that offers no less a challenge than farther-flung options. Careen down white rapids Class IV and above, while looking up at backdrops of the marvelous, snow-capped Annapurna mountain range. Paddle and navigate clear Himalayan water, take in the beauty of suspension bridges and prayer flags, and enjoy a gripping ride down Pokhara's Seti River.
A vertical drop of 2,000ft, a 1,800m distance, and an incline of 56 degrees: that's close to two high-speed minutes of weightlessness on the world's steepest, tallest and fastest zip line! Offered exclusively by Highground Adventures, the ZipFlyer takes you across incredible forest greenery with the captivating Mt. Machhapuchchhre (Fish Tail Mountain) in the background as you accelerate to speeds of up to 120kph on your way down. Keep your eyes open, and savor the exhilarating thrill of a near free-fall on one of the world's most extreme ziplining experiences!
If you've got both bungee jumping and a trip to see the Himalayas on your bucket list, now is the time to kill two birds with one stone! Travel to Pokhara and take a short drive out of the city where you'll find Nepal's first and only bungee tower that gives you the thrill of free falling, plus spellbinding views of the famous Himalayas. Strap your gear on and let the professional jump masters brief you before it's time for you to take your leap of faith!