POWER GLIDER IN NEPAL OVERVIEW:
Difficulty Level: 1 (On a scale of 5)
Time Required : 1 Days (Can be added to your trip with One additional day or more)
Time for Preparation: 2 Hours (for airport)
Duration: 15 Minutes to 1 Hour
Starting Point: Pokhara Airport
Speed in the air: 50 kilometers per hour to 130 kilometers per hour
Highest Altitude: 5,000 feet to 12,000 feet
Best Season: January to June and September to December
If you ever wished they could fly like birds when growing up, this flight is a must. Motor Gliding or Power Gliding or Ultra Flight in Nepal is a very popular adventure that you could add on to your trip in Nepal.
Being outfitter in Nepal of this spectacular flight, we recommend this to people who seek to get that magical feeling of flying private and even parachuting down is possible for those who dare. This once in a lifetime experience can be added to your Trekking in Nepal experience at an expense of a day. If you are trekking in Pokhara region for Annapurna Base Camp Trek or Annapurna Circuit Trek or even Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, addition of just a couple of hours would be enough for this incredible flight.
The motor gliding tour offers panoramic views of the whole Annapurna Region. You will not believe the number of snow capped mountains that will be right in front of you during the flight is as high as 9 major and more than 10 minor peks, the list below just confirms it:
- Mount Annapurna (8,091 meters) - Mount Dhaulagiri (8,167 meters)
- Annapurna South (7,219 meters)
- Annapurna II (7,939 meters)
- Annapurna III (5,555 meters)
- Annapurna IV (7,525 meters)
- Fishtail/ Machhapuchhare (6,998 meters)
- Nilgiri (7,041meters)
- Tukuche Peak (6,920 meters)
- Many other Snowy Mountains Peaks of Annapurna Region
Motor gliding in Nepal Himalaya is really amazing lifetime experience that one must take if he/she loves adventure. Since its inception in 1996 in Nepal, sightseeing tours aboard the ultra-light aircraft (power-glider) are offered in the Pokhara Valley. Among many other places, the choice of the Pokhara Valley for ultra-light aircraft is appropriate mainly because of its proximity to the mountains, and the scenic lakes that the valley has. This flight is like a magnet to ones who know about it and has attarcted some of our clients right after the height Trekking in Nepal experience (Everest Base Camp Trek).
As your local outfitter in Nepal, we suggest yeave all your woes behind on earth and let’s soar to heights to bathe in the clouds reaching out for the mountains and kiss the azure sky as you fly across it. It might get a little lonely at the top as you won’t have many that can be called company, but the breathtaking view from up high certainly makes it all worth it. Motor Gliding / Ultra Flight starts from the Pokhara Valley Airport beginning in the month of September through June as the flights are not conducted during the popular Monsoon Season of Nepal when flying conditions deteriorate immensely. The flights take off in the morning from sunrise to 09:00 hours and in the afternoon from 14:00 hours to 2 p.m. till sunset everyday.
Being your local outfitter in Nepal, we would like to remind you that ALL adventures we offer can either be enjoyed on their own or in combination with other adventures like trekking in Nepal, be it Everest Base Camp Trek or Annapurna Base Camp Trek. At the same time, if you are planning on peak climb or expedition or trekking in Nepal, any of our adventures can be added on to your trip with extension of a few days. Please bear in mind that these added adventures will NOT be included after the booking and payment has been completed. As your outfitter in Nepal, we must remind you that it will be next to impossible to arrange a smooth adventure trip on the last hour. We will be needing professional guides for each adventure we offer and last minute additions or alterations are NOT RECOMMENDED.
More information on this challenging and breathtaking adventure can be made available on request. If it is a combination you are seeking, then package will be explained in detail while booking with us as your local outfitter in Nepal. Our information pack will include the followings:
- Complete Overview of the adventure
- Complete list of Gears Required
- Emergency Plans and Rescue Operation overview
- Day to Day Itinerary ( with the adventures added on) (Like: trekking in Nepal + Rafting)
- Cost for the whole trip to Nepal including all adventures
- Cost of permits and other un-covered expenses that you must be aware of
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