It offers a panoramic encounter with the highest peaks on earth. The plane departs from Kathmandu and flies alsongside the Himalaya to give you eye-level viewes of the snow peaks and then brings you back in one hour. Cruising close to the awasome massifs of rock and ice, the flight present a mind-boggling sight. From this flight you can see the Shisha Pangma (8,013m), Dorje Lakpa (6,966m), Chaduk (5,933m), Gauri-Shanker (7,145m), Melungtse (7, 023m), Chung Imago (6,297m, still virgin), Numbur himal (6,956m), Karyolung (6,511m), Cho-Oyu (8,201m), Ghyachungkang (7,922m), Pumari (7,165m), Nuptse (7,855m) and finally the TOP of THE WORLD, MT. EVEREST (8,848m). The best time for this flight is February to April, October and November. Please be informed that this is the weather dependent flight.
Nepal has number of day hike routes and are mainly useful for those who can't go for the long and strenuous trekking route and are also from the low land. One can experience the day hike trips in around Kathmandu Valley, Pokhara, Bandipur and Nagarkot. You can enjoy the typical Nepalsese custome and culture, local life style and definitely the beauty of Nature.
Nepal's diverse terrain makes it one of the best for Mountain Biking. Bike through the country and discover villages and small towns in the midst of rural serenity. Time permitting; it is even possible to explore the entire length and breadth of the country on a mountain bike. Bikes can be hired in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Nepal is favourite destination for rafting enthusiastics and experienced river guide who travel the world looking for the best rivers to run. From the Fast flowing rivers tumbling down from the mountains to the slow moving water of the plains ( Terai), there is adventure unlimited. As the course of the river takes one from the cold himalayan region all the way down to the hot humid plains of the terai, a vast changing landscape unfolds before the beholders, unraveling the unmatched beauty of Nepal. You can enjoy the view of Snow-capped mountains, terraced hillsides, lush green valleys and delightful little villages from part of the landscape as the boat floats down through narrow gorges and expensive valleys.
Gliding is a weather dependent sport and the flying season in Nepal commences from November and continues till February and the best months being November and December. The take off point for these flights is Sarangkot (1592m) which also offers prime views of Fewa Lake and Mountains at sunrise and sunset ( Provided the skies are clear) and the landing is by the Fewa Lake. No previous experience is required as qualified pilots provide a short briefing before take off.