Now one needn’t journey all the way to Pokhara to try paragliding, one can do it right here in Kathmandu!
For those wishing to take to the skies, Kathmandu Paragliding and Hang Gliding Co & xSports Nepal are offering both tandem and solo paragliding flights.The flights are operated by licensed Paragliding instructors and pilots.
xSports offers two types of flights: Black Kite Flight & Eagle Flight. Black Kite Flightruns between 20 and 30 minutes, while the Eagle Flight lasts for about 45 to 60 minutes. Due to weather conditions, no paragliding is scheduled during the months of June to August.
Kathmandu Paragliding and Hang Gliding Co, affiliated to Nepal Paragliding and Hang Gliding Association (NEPHA) and certified by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) also offers training courses for solo pilots.
The paragliding flights are conducted over the beautiful and scenic locales of Godavari in Lalitpur.