Pokhara is well known for its serene and light hearted atmosphere. In the recent years however Pokhara is gaining fame for being the paradise for adventure sports. Whether it be viewing the city from air, taking a walk through the trails of Sarangkot or sliding through the air between two hills, Pokhara has them all stored for your next trip. Here are few of the many adventure sports you can try while your stay at Pokhara.
Flying like a bird and witnessing scenes from bird’s eye view is everyone’s dream. Paragliding in Pokhara brings to you a one of a kind experience making this dream come to reality. With a view of the city and the ever-famous Fewa lake Paragliding in Pokhara is truly a once in a lifetime experience.
Pokhara holds world’s highest water touch Bungee. This bungee is made from a tower 80 meters tall from where you dive to the pond. This thrilling adventure sport is gaining even more popularity in the recent years especially among the youth population. So book your bungee experience now if you are in for the thrill.
Hot Air Balloning
When flying over the himalaya, you are left in awe of the sheer magnitude of the mountain chain and its incredible beauty. No matter the nature of occasion, a hot air balloon ride is the perfect way to experience something truly magical.
Hike / Trek around Pokhara
There are numerous hiking and trekking trails around Pokhara. Whether you are into quick hikes or long treks, there are enough trails to excite you. For short hikes you can choose over walking from the base near Fewa lake till the Peace Stupa or even walk till the top of Sarangkot to get an amazing view of the city and nearby villages. If you want to make longer treks then there is Australian camp, Dhampus trek Pokhara can also be a start for your Annapurna Base Camp trek.
As you walk around lakeside, Pokhara you will notice there are a number of bike stores that lets you even hire bikes. Pokhara is a wonderland to every bike enthusiast. Go on an evening ride around lakeside or go for a wild mountain biking experience, the fun is unlimited. Pokhara holds many biking trails for you to choose from to give you the best experience ever.
Home to the high current flowing Seti river, there is no way we could have missed out the exhilarating water sport; Rafting. Only 30 minutes from lakeside experience the chilling water sport on the lap of the mountain ranges. This team sport is thoroughly enjoyed and loved by all who try, so make sure not to miss this out during your near visit to Pokhara.