Paragliding is one such sport which gives thrilling experience along with the breath-taking views. Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is one of the major tourist destinations. Visitors can do many things in Kathmandu just like shopping, visiting temples, visiting heritage sites, and many more. Paragliding is one of the adventure activities to do in Kathmandu. Paragliding in Kathmandu can fulfill the thrust of adventure seekers. The best seasons to experience the Kathmandu Paragliding are January, February, March, April, May, June, and September, October, November & December.
Phulchowki hill is a popular paragliding spot and one of the best place for Paragliding in Kathmandu. It is located in the southeast of Kathmandu valley and popular for romantic views, different species of birds and animals. It is 28 km. far from Kathmandu city, It is the highest hill among the surrounding hills of Kathmandu valley, where visitors can take advantage of the snow in the winter season.
This area is located in the southern part of the Kathmandu valley. It is one of the most mesmerizing spots for its spectacular sunrise view and the Himalayan ranges during pleasant weather. It is usually famous for hiking and trekking. A site is a new place for paragliding. Gliders enjoy the eye-catching view of mountains like Jugal Himal, Ganesh Himal, and Langtang.
Chapakharka is the most beautiful take off-site in Kathmandu which is located at 2100m from sea level. It is just 13 km far from Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu. This area is cool with green hills and a wide variety of vegetation and birds. It can make a great experience paragliding in Nepal.
Kot Danda is another paragliding spot near the Kathmandu valley which is 15km from Kathmandu. It is a beautiful place located at the height of Lalitpur in the southern part of Kathmandu valley. Gorgeous views of three cities as Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur from the top of the hill. From gliding, visitors can enjoy gorgeous sceneries of green fields, villages, hills, cities, mountains.
This area is a new place for paragliding in kathmandu and is slowly gearing up for paragliding tours. This place is quite easily spotted by a simple and low altitude paragliding experience here. One must talk to authorities of the paragliding operations to avoid any mishap because it is a village area.