Ultra light aircraft is another medium to observe the full spectrum of the magnificent Pokhara valley along with mountain peaks and lakes at the same time. ultra light is a very light aircraft that has no window and seating for only two persons, including a pilot and a passenger. Powered by engines these aircrafts can reach very close to the mountain peaks. Because of the ability to reach to close to the mountains, tourists love the experience of flying on there small machines. Foreigners generally fly on these aircrafts to have a close look at the mountains while Nepali take a ride mostly to have an experience. Professional ultra light flights started in Nepal in 1997 AD. and is claimed to be the first in South Asia. Early autumn to early spring is considered the best season for Ultra light flight.
Ultra light aircraft take off from Pokhara and offer spectacular views of the lakes, mountains and villages. It has a unique blend of both mountain and plateau area. While flying over the Pokhara valley, you will not miss the scenic beauty of both the Himalayas and the most famous lake of Nepal, Phewa Tal. The flight will be a journey through nature. This is truly a unique experience. This is an ideal way to see life from a new perspective. The choice of the Pokhara valley for Ultra-light aircraft is appropriate chiefly because of the proximity of the mountains, and the scenic lakes. Flights are from Pokhara airport beginning September through June. The flights take place from sunrise to 11 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to sunset every day during these months. Ultra-light aircraft is operated by Avia Club Nepal.
FLY FOR FUN: Open Aircraft Only.
DURATION: 15 Minutes Flight
COVERED: Sarangkot, Phewa Lake, Peace Stupa, Power House, Seti River& Many More.
Price Cost: EURO 70.00
GLORY OF Mt. FISHTAIL: Open and Closed both Aircraft
DURATION: 30 Minutes
COVERED: Mt Fishtail Foothills, Naudanda Hill, Sarangkot Circle & Many More
Price Cost: EURO 125/-
MOUNTAIN SKY TREK: Open & Closed Aircraft both
DURATION: 60 Minutes
COVERED: Panoramic View of Annapurna Range, Mt Fishtail Foothills & Many More
Price Cost: EURO 198/-
IN HEART OF HIMALAYA: Closed Aircraft
DURATION: 90 Minutes
COVERED: Flying inside the Annapurna Circle and from Manslu to Dhaulagiri
Price Cost: EURO 290/-
Every passenger is liable to pay NRs 200/- at Domestic Airport tax extra.
Note: Flight Cost and Schedule subject to be change with or without prior notice. Depend on Weather Condition.
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