Ultralight Flight Pokhara

Trip GradeEasy
CountryNepal
Group Sizeany
StartsPokhara Airport
EndsPokhara Airport
Best TimeFrom September to May

Ultra Light Flight from Pokhara is the best of its form. An ultralight flight to Pokhara is a unique way to discover the majestic Himalayas and for aerial sightseeing of the Pokhara valley. It is an amazing experience that is beautiful, totally out of the ordinary, and better than any other ride. As you fly in the sky, you will be rewarded with a fabulous bird's-eye view of the entire city of Pokhara and the turquoise Fewa Lake. As it glides higher, the incredible view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri welcomes you, and you'll almost kiss the beautiful Machhapuchre (fishtail). 

Ultralight flight in Nepal are available only in Pokhara. The main reason to choose Pokhara Valley for Ultra-light aircraft is its proximity to the mountains and scenic lakes. Professionally, Ultralight flights started in Pokhara in 1997 AD and are claimed to be the first in South Asia. This flight is on very light aircraft that has no windows and seating for only two people, including a pilot and a passenger. These aircraft can get very close to mountain peaks because of their engines.

  • Fly for Fun: The flight duration is 15 minutes. The aircraft flies over Pokhara City, Phewa Lake, and Sarangkot Hill at a speed of 50 km/hour to 90 km/hr. The maximum altitude attained is 5,000 feet.
  • Touch the Fish Tail: Not quite, but still, this flight takes as close to the Fishtail as possible with all the safety measures intact. The flight duration is 30 minutes. The speed is 90 km/hr.
  • Mountain Range Sky Trek: Flight duration is 1 hour. This flight covers the whole of the Annapurna range at a speed of 90 km/hr to 130 km/hr. The altitude attained is 12, 000 feet, high above the clouds. This flight is intended for those who like to live life on the fast track and love a little adrenaline rush now and then.

THE FACTS OF ULTRALIGHT FLIGHT POKHARA NEPAL

  • Duration: 15 Minutes, 30 Minutes, 60 Minutes and 90 Minutes
  • Time: From sunrise (6.30 a.m. to 11 a.m.) and from 3 p.m. to sunset
  • Best Season: From September to May
  • Take-off Location: Pokhara Airport
  • Landing Location: Pokhara Airport
  • Maximum Body Weight Limit of Passenger who is doing Ultralight Flight: Up to 100 Kg
Cost Details
Included
  • Pick up and drop-off from the hotel at the lakeside, Pokhara.
  • Airport Tax.
  • 13% VAT & government tax.
Excluded
  • Accommodation and meals.
  • Beverages, alcoholic drinks, mineral water.
  • Any other items that are not in the itinerary.
Essential Info

ULTRALIGHT FLIGHT DURATION AND FLYING ROUTE

Flight Duration: Flying Route:

  1.  15-minute Pokhara City Tour
  2.  30 minutes close to Mt. Fishtail
  3. 60-minute Mountain Flight (Mt. Fish Tail & Annapurna Range) 
  4. 490-minute mountain flight (Mt. Fish Tail, Annapurna Range & Kapuche Lake)
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