You can take to the skies on thermals over the mighty Himalayan peaks and immaculate lakes unlike anywhere in this world. You will be going on tandem flights with experienced pilots or even take paragliding courses to get certified as either a solo or a tandem pilot.

Nepal provides some of the best paragliding experiences in the world with its numerous low lying valleys and the ultra high cold peaks that makes an excellent combination for perfect thermals for this adventure sport. Paragliding has been in practice in Nepal since 1995, and the sport has become increasingly popular. You can come as a beginner and clock many flying hours. Soar high with raptors and get close to the Himalayan peaks are experiences that can't be easily be beaten or forgotten whether you are a beginner or an experienced pilot. You can benefit from local knowledge while flying with world class pilots. You can choose to either fly solo, or tandem, do acrobatic or cross-country flights, you can even obtain an international paragliding license in Nepal. Do not despair if you do not have your equipment; hiring equipment in Nepal is another solution.

It is essential to get familiar with the Nepalese flying regulations and policies as some paragliding spaces are very close to domestic flight paths. One cannot launch their paraglides from random places, and it is best to consult a local paragliding pilot or company to avoid getting into trouble with local authorities.