Ultra Flight in Nepal is one of the most popular adventure activities in the country. Besides its natural beauty which comprises of the mountains, Himalayas, hills, rivers and many other things, Nepal also boasts of several adventure related sports and activities which have been the center of attraction for thousands of tourists who visit the country every year. There are lots of options for the visiting international tourists when it comes to adventure activities in the country. Adventure sports like paragliding, ultra light, rafting, Bunjee Jumping, among others, are very popular and famous amongst the tourists. Ultra Light is one of the popular activities amongst them. Pokhara is the most ideal destination for all sorts of adventure activities in the country as the city is blessed with all the natural beauty as well as fine weather.
Though similar to paragliding, Ultra Flight is quite different and brings with it a unique experience of flying in the sky, above the clouds, enjoying the panoramic view of the mountains and the amazing city. It is yet another means to explore more about the magnificent Pokhara Valley along with mountain peaks and lakes at the same time. As the name itself suggests, Ultra Light is a very small and light aircraft with no windows and seating place for only two persons, including a pilot and a passenger. Powered by a special engine, Ultra Light can reach very close to the mountains, during which you can enjoy the vast beauty of the nature and the adjoining vicinity. Because of the fact that the aircraft soars in the sky and reaches very close to the mountains, the visiting tourists will simply love the experience of flying on the sky while enjoying an amazing adventure and experience of its own kind.
Professional Ultra Light flights in Nepal started since 1997 AD, and it is considered to be the first in entire South Asia. The seasons of autumn and early spring are considered best for Ultra Light flight in Nepal as the weather is very conducive and favorable during the time. The starting point of the Ultra light flight is Sarankot hills in Pokhara from where you will take off to enjoy the spectacular views of the lakes and the mountains. Flying above the Pokhara valley like a bird and enjoying the views of Himalayas including Mount Annapurna and Mount Machhapuchhre, the famous Phewa Lake will be a unique and lasting experience for the visiting as well as the domestic tourists. The flights normally take place after sunrise to 11 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to sunset every day during the favorable months of September and October.