Pokhara is a city in central Nepal. Popularly known as the gateway to the Annapurna Circuit, a popular trail in the Himalayas, Pokhara is a destination for the adventure-driven tourist.
Here are 3 different adventure sports in Pokhara you can try on your visit.
- Helicopter ride
Pokhara Heli Services offers Annapurna Base Camp Heli Landing tours and Pokhara Aerial tours on a group joining basis. Also available are holy tours to Muktinath, Damodar Kunda, Lumbini; trans-Himalayan scenic flights; customised flights; rescue flights, and charter services.
- Ultralight flights
There are a few companies in Lakeside that operate Ultralight flights around Pokhara and the Annapurnas. Shorter flights take you for a spectacular bird's eye view above Phewa Lake and the Peace Pagoda, while longer flights bring you up close and personal with Mt Fishtail and the Annapurnas.
Pokhara has golf courses and a driving range. Himalayan Golf course, situated 13km east of Lakeside, is a world class golf course with 18 holes in a stunning, unique location. Yeti Golf course is a 9 whole course located at five stars Fulbari Resort ground.