An Adventure of Serenity and Sensation - Pokhara Skydive
Pokhara is extraordinarily alluring. Let’s make this beauty thrilling as well! Following the success of the World’s Highest Skydiving adventure – Everest Skydive
now offer a standard form of skydiving in Pokhara, an amazing blend of elegance
Situated about 124 miles (200 kilometers) west of Kathmandu, Pokhara is blessed with natural adornments in abundance. Flanked by panoramic Himalayan peaks of Annapurna, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri and Machhapuchhre; and embedded by emerald lakes, Pokhara is a tourist hub frequented by thousands of visitors every year. The city is also the starting point of the Annapurna Treks, the most popular trekking route in Nepal after Everest.
Backed up by the expert Everest Skydive Crew, Pokhara Skydive will be held at Pame Danda dropzone, west of Phewa Lake
where skydivers will leap
from a height of 11000-13000 ft from AS 350 B3/B2 Helicopter. With the majestic peaks at your backdrop and the valley of Pokhara sprawling below, you take the leap from the aircraft, free falling for a few seconds, before your canopy opens and land gently on the ground. Your entire jump will be captured on film by the camera flyer.
The Pokhara Skydive is a eight- day package, that includes 3-2 Solo/Tandem Jumps, accommodation, sightseeing tours and air and surface transfers (Kathmandu – Pokhara), plus rafting on the challenging rapids of Trishuli River. Entries are open for solo as well as tandem jump. If you want the thrill of the event but don't want to experience solo skydiving or you have friends or family members joining you, we offer a ‘Holiday Package’ that includes one Tandem Jump and one Tandem Paragliding within the same Boogie Package.
An optional half-an-hour Microlight Flight is also open for those who do not like skydive. If you want to be a part of this liberating experience, join us in this adventure of Serenity and Sensation!!
Trip length: 8 nights / 9 Days
Starts in: Kathmandu
Ends in: Kathmandu
Activities- Skydiving, Sightseeing & Rafting
Accommodation: Tourist Class Hotels
Drop zone Altitude: 820m (2689ft)
POKHARA SKYDIVE DATE
17th November – 20th November, 2016
Day 01. Nov 15th Arrive Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel
Day 02. Nov 16th Drive to Trishuli, White Water Rafting- Drive to Pokhara
Day 03. Nov 17th Drop Zone familiarization & briefing Jump day
Day 04. Nov 18th Jump Day
Day 05. Nov 19th Jump Day
Day 06. Nov 20th Jump Day
Day 07. Nov 21th Fly to Kathmandu
Day 08. Nov 22th Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 09. Nov 23th Depart Kathmandu
Note: For tandem jumpers, the schedule of jumps will be given after the jump master fixes the schedule during the event. In the excess time, they are free to do independent activities.
POKHARA SKYDIVE PRICE PACKAGE
Solo Skydive Package: USD 5000 Per Person
Tandem Skydive Package: USD 6000 Per Person
Video & Photography: USD 150
Pokhara Skydive Jump Only Price (includes drop zone transfers on fixed schedule):
For Solo (per jump only):
For Tandem (per jump only):
USD 850 per jump (inclusive of video & photography)
TANDEM JUMP ONLY PRICE FOR INDIAN : INR 55,000 (inclusive of video & photography)
TANDEM JUMP ONLY PRICE FOR NEPALESE : NPR 75,000 (inclusive of video & photography)
All tandem, solo jumpers and skydiver companions booking for 8 days package have to pay a deposit of $ 500 to a place in the Pokhara Skydive team.
For individual jumpers, full payment should be made in advance.
The deposits are to be paid either directly to Explore Himalaya/Everest Skydive or to the booking agent. The banking details are given by booking agent. This will be ascertained at the time of the trip confirmation.
Inclusions for Pokhara Skydive Package:
- Airport transfers and escort
- Accommodation at hotel (on twin sharing basis with breakfast)
- Surface transfer to Pokhara & airfare (Pokhara to Kathmandu)
- All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu & Pokhara and entry fees.
- White water rafting in Trishuli River
- 5 Solo Jumps with own Parachute; For tandem – one Tandem Jump and one Tandem Paragliding, optional half-an-hour Ultra light Flight or Zip line
- All meals throughout, either at hotel or in designated restaurants
- Parachute for Tandem Jumps
- Parachute for Solo Jumps
- Skydive jumpsuits (needs to returned)
- Nepal Visa
- International airfare
- Any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation/road block due to any reason
- Extra baggage charges
- Any expense of personal nature, telephone calls, laundry and tips
- Travel Insurance
Day 01. Arrive Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel
It is a panoramic thrill flying into Kathmandu on a clear day. The Himalayan Shangrila around you is almost ecstatic, beginning a whole chain of experiences that will definitely remain in your memory for a long time. You will be received at Tribhuwan International Airport by our representatives and escort you to your hotel.
There will be a guided tour to the UNESCO World heritage Sites of Boudhanath
-the largest Buddhist Stupa in Nepal,Pashupatinath
– the largest Hindu shrine in Nepal dedicated to Lord Shiva, and to the medieval palace of the Malla dynasty at Patan or Lalitpur, the ‘City of Artisans’.
Day 2 Drive to Kurintar, Rafting in Trishuli and Drive to Pokhara
We take an early drive to Kurintar, which will last for about 4 hours. Under the guidance of a river guide, we venture into the Trishuli river and raft along the exciting rapids (rafting past Twin Rock, Ladies Delight and Scout Upset can be a mind-blowing experience). This river journey is found to be electrifying and one of the best ways to explore Nepal. During this meticulously organized river trip, we journey through some of the unexplored landscapes, cultural heritages and bio-diversity of Nepal. After the day’s adventure, we drive to Pokhara.
Day 03 – 06 Jump Day
Day 07 Fly to KTM
You will be driven to the airport for your flight to Kathmandu. The flight takes about 30 minutes.
You can utilize your free time in Kathmandu by just strolling down the streets, doing some shopping or enjoying the dusky light of the evening from your hotel.
Day 08 Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Kathmandu, the historical and cultural core of Nepal, has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The city presents a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and western influence.
There will be a guided tour to the UNESCO World heritage Sites of Boudhanath -the largest Buddhist Stupa in Nepal,Pashupatinath – the largest Hindu shrine in Nepal dedicated to Lord Shiva, and to the medieval palace of the Malla dynasty at Patan or Lalitpur, the ‘City of Artisans’.
Day 09 Depart Kathmandu
Our support team will take you to the airport for your flight back home. Or you can stay longer for more exploration activities such as game drive at National parks, trekking, Tibet tours, mountain biking etc. You never know what Nepal has to offer you.
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