Paragliding in Nepal the human kind always had a dream. Throughout history, constructing wings and balloons, jumping of cliffs and building engines. Humans always wanted to experience the same freedom in the sky as the birds above their heads. Even today the dream of flying, silently in the sky is realized by only a select few. Paragliding, is a testament to human success in realizing this dream. Since it’s inception, paragliding has spread to all corners of the world as people searched for new places to explore their new-found freedom and ability.
Paragliding in Nepal is a relatively new activity. The sport took root in Pokhara after companies like Avia Club Nepal opened doors with the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal for airsport activites. Realizing the benefit to local economy and tourism Microlighting, Hot air balooning, skydiving and paragliding amongst other activities began to thrive in Pokhara.