Posted in : 18th Oct, 2018
Originating from the snowy peaks and cutting through the gorges of higher mountains to the plains of the Terai, the rivers of Nepal are an integral part of the country’s landscape. White water rafting in Nepal is a popular interesting venture. One can enjoy rafting on the perennially flowing rivers in Nepal. Proper guides and equipment are another important part of this activity.
Each individual gets equipped with proper gears and a briefing/safety instruction is provided before rafting. Correspondingly, one can enjoy a day for rafting or can have more fun by extending the days through multi-day rafting trip. You will camp in the white river beaches and evening campfires under the stars. Does not this sound interesting?
The Bungee Jumping is another interesting, adventurous activity available in Pokhara, Nepal. Most famous and the first Bungee in the country is being conducted by The Last Resort in Sindhupalanchowk, near the Nepal- Tibet border. Moreover, Bungee in Nepal is one of the highest, and it provides the longest free fall in the world.
One can experience bungee above the world’s wildest river, Bhote Koshi from the height of 160m. One can enjoy a day for bungee or can include other adventure activities such as Swing, Canyoning, hiking tours etc.;
Nepal is the country of rocks and Mountains. Rock climbing is one of the daring and adventurous activities that are available. Of course, it is the process of climbing natural or artificial rocks up, down, or across according to its formation. There are different grades of rock climbing, according to its difficulty and the experience of rock climbers.
The most important fixation is the physical fitness and mental stability during this sport. It tests a climber’s endurance, strength, agility, and balance along with his or her mental control.
Mountain biking is an adventurous sport of riding bicycles often off-road and enjoying the scenic views. Due to the topography of Nepal, there are many spots for the Mountain biking. For mountain bikers, Nepal is one giant unexplored paradise, rugged and demanding but immensely gratifying.
Further, appropriate gears and bikes are available with a suitable map of the journey from. You may request your local travel agent to include mountain biking in your package. Also, please mention your height, as we have to prepare the bike according to your height.
Paragliding is another adventurous activity in Nepal. This activity provides you the view of snow-capped mountains and attractive lakes. Moreover, Travelers can never forget the experience of soaring with the hawks and flying close to the Himalayan summit.
Residing at the foot of the Annapurna, Pokhara provides the service of Paragliding. One can fly above the beautiful lake of Pokhara valley with the professional and experienced pilot, observing the views of villages, monasteries, temples, and jungles.
Canyoning is an adventure activity of sliding down, the streams within a canyon using a variety of techniques. Similarly, canyoning requires technical skills like rope and gears work, steam navigation, abseiling, boulder hopping and swimming.
Furthermore, there will be professional guides and gears will be provided. Lunga waterfall, the highest spot for canyoning in the world is present in Nepal.
Another most interesting adventure activity in Nepal is Zip flyer. It is a newly introduces adventure sport in Pokhara (200 km west of Kathmandu). Moreover, it has become one of the famous attractions among the tourist. It has a total length of 1.8 kilometers and inclination of 56 degrees and a drop of 600 meters.
It is the longest, tallest, and the steepest zip line in the whole world. In addition, tourist can enjoy the views of an Annapurna mountain range, Dhaulagiri range, Fishtail, and Lamjung Himal range.
These are some of the adventure activities in Nepal. If you are using a local travel agent in Nepal, ask them for Nepal adventure tour and tell them which activities among above to be included. There are other recreational activities in Nepal too.