Adventure Activities in Nepal
Nepal is famous for towering peaks. Mountain and adventure has long been a synonyms for travelers coming to Nepal. Adventure activities in Nepal has more than climbing and Mountaineering/climbing.
However, the fact is that – most of the travelers to Nepal sign up for trekking or climbing. Howevers, these trek or climb usually combines with a day tour or relax trip at the end of the big adventure.
If you are wishing to try some mind-blowing adventures then visit Nepal. Nepal explores the life beyond the city. With all adventure activities in Nepal, you may feel and judge the world in a different place. Travelers in Nepal can have a memorable experience that enriches the experience with adventures to cherish for a lifetime. There are so many top things to do in Nepal.
List of Adventurous Activities in Nepal
Bungee jumping is one of the top absolute adventure activities in Nepal. Bungee is for those who enjoy the thrill while traveling in Nepal. Jumping from the middle of the suspension bridge or from the high raised platform down on the river George, tying you with harness and anchoring with a high elastic rope is general definition of bungee jump.
There are plenty of options for Bungee jump in Nepal; if you are at Kathmandu Bhotekhosi could be your perfect destination for bungee, swing or tandem swing. Bhotekoshi has a resort where you can spend your night and do bungee at a place called the Last resort. If you are near to Pokhara they have 2 bungee places at Kusma and Tibetan refugee camp near Pokhara.
Jumping from a high raised platform is not that interesting in comparison to the suspension bridge. Bhotekosho till 2019 has the best spot for Bungee jump with a natural river of Bhotekoshi and jump is also from the middle of Suspension bridge. Apart from that, you will have a top-up option for rafting, cannoning, swing or day hike around the village. The accommodation option is from homestay to local guesthouses and a riverside resort. For Pokhara we recommend you to do bungee from the suspension bridge of Kusma, it worth the pay.
You can book the bungee directly to the last resort but booking with us is quite easy option as the price is similar either you book with us or with them.
2.Swing or Tandem Swing
Swing is same like bungee but instead of pushing the jump during bungee, you will just jump. It is another one of the popular adventure activities in Nepal after Bungee. Swing detaches you from the jumping platform and someone down on the ground will receive you and you need to walk up to the jumped platform, whereas in bungee they will pull you up on the same platform.
Whereas tandem swing is done in a couple but follows the rule of Swing in general. The good thing about the swing is its freefall being more than during bungee. For example, the free fall of bungee is 3 minutes where swing has 7 minutes freefall.
You can book the bungee directly to the last resort but booking with us saves your time and effort as the price is similar either you book with us or them.
It is another jumping activity in a waterfall, from the top of the waterfall you will jump down with rope and harness. You climb down from inside the water which is perfect climb down for those who love to walk in the rain. Nepal has lots of waterfalls so the cannoning spot is available in most parts of Nepal. Bhotekoshi, Kushma, Mardi River offer this adventure activity in Nepal.
This is a good example of a jump in waterfall or the best outdoor activity that involves most of the climbing techniques for swimming fun. If you are a water lover, you will love Cannoning in Nepal in the chilled water coming directly from the towering mountains.
4.Paragliding & Parahawking
First introduced the thrilling outdoor sport of Nepal, Paragliding is now not just a tourist activity but a national sport to introduce Nepal in international platforms. In paragliding, you will fly with a pilot in a parachute, glide high up in the sky with the air balance and glide from your pilot.
Parahawking is similar to paragliding but you will get a chance to feed hawk during your flight. Your parachute will go closer to hawk and feed them but the technique, gliding, and adventure are similar to paragliding.
There is plenty of option for paragliding in Nepal, whereas paragliding, while you are at Pokhara, is recommended. When you do paragliding in Pokhara, you will be flying above the lake; the city and the mountains will be closer to you. The mountain range of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Langtang will amaze you while flying above the magnificent valley of Pokhara.
Zipline is a thrilling activity done by adventurous people, in this outdoor sport you will be tied with a harness and anchored in the main rope with auxiliary rope and carabineers. Once safety measure is assured you will start your free fall.
Pokhara has an option of Zip flying as it is famous as an adventure hub. Some features about Pokhara includes:
Steepest zipline around the globe.
Dhulikhel Zipline’s salient feature includes:
Zipline above the villages.
Adventure City of Nepal, Pokhara started air balloon flight at Pokhara. Lace city Pokhara is a relaxing hub for people coming for trekking in Nepal. People traveling to Nepal stay a couple of nights at this city for different adventure activities. Among them, Pokhara also introduced hot air balloons to witness scenery of mountain, lake, and valley of Pokhara city.
If you are looking for any trip extension in Nepal, a hot air balloon will give you a good taste in the Nepal trip. Bird-eye view of the mountain and horizon will certainly make a memorable holiday in Nepal.
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