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 aircraft can reach very close to the mountain peaks. Because of the ability to reach close to the mountains, tourists love the experience of flying on these small machines. Foreigners generally fly on these aircraft to have a close look at the mountains while Nepali takes 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 as the best season for Ultra light flight.
“If I had wings I would fly”. You can come close to flying; just go up in an ultra-light aircraft and get a sweeping bird’s eye view of the entire Pokhara Valley. It is an exhilarating ride that allows unhindered views of the mountains and the scenic lakes far below. For those who always dreamed of flying like a bird, here’s your chance. Easy to operate, Ultra-lights can take off and land on a field or even a dirt road, and in areas where other planes fear to tread. Ultra-lights can fly for hours and ascend to a maximum height of 5000 meters. With its aerodynamic design, it can fly for hours even with the engine shut off. Safety is ensured as the pilots have over 6000 flights under their belt.
We can combine this trip with Mountain Flight to see more mountains from near.
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