Adventure Sports Holiday in Nepal with the Himalayan range running across the entire northern region of the country, Nepal is one of the best places for adventure sports in the world. Major part of the country still remains devoid of modernization leaving most of its area unexploited by human settlements. Ranging from the highest peak in the world- Mt. Everest to deep valleys and fast-flowing humongous rivers, Nepal has a variety of thrilling extreme sports destinations to offer for an unusual adrenaline rush. Visiting Nepal for extreme sport is like challenging your own level of audacity.
Asia’s longest and second-longest Bunjee and Swing destination respectively are situated in Bhotekoshi are Nepal. For people wishing to experience a unique rafting experience, Nepal is the deal. The country is abundant in fast-flowing powerful rivers having that makes rafting an exciting experience. Swift, turbulent, placid or calm cut through the countryside of Nepal, providing an exhilarating means to enjoy the scenery.
The longest Zipline in the world is also situated in Pokhara, Nepal. The Zip-Line flyer is considered as an electrifying extreme sport which is a perfect combination of adventure and exploration of nature. Pokhara also happens to be one of the top five commercial tandem Paragliding locations in the world. It has- stable thermals, convenient take-off and landing zones, the safety of a large lake and incredible mountain views.
Covering about 29% of the total area of the country, forest area of Nepal is about 43 thousand square km in totality. Variation in climate, from tropical to arctic, Wildlife diversity is a noteworthy feature of Nepal. Wildlife tourism is a major source of attraction for tourism in the country. Nepal has established several National Parks and reserves in order to protect its diverse fauna. Nepal does not have dense wild habitat like as Africa but this is the best way to spend your time while you are in Nepal.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Day 02: Bungee jumping in Bhotekoshi Day 03: Rafting to Chitwan National Park via Trishuli Day 04: Chitwan Safari Day 05: Drive to Pokhara Day 06: Paragliding + Zip Line in Pokhara Day 07: Free day in Pokhara Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu Day 09: Final departure
Best season for an adventurous sports trip
The best time of the year to visit this country for an adventurous trip in October and April. It is advisable to avoid the monsoon season. Most travellers going for a trip visit this destination before and after the monsoon season.
Himalayan Advisor is highly concerned about the environment it operates on. We believe in protecting our natural environment and take utmost care that our actions do not harm the environment. We actively participate in environmental protection and preservation campaign and encourage everyone to do so. Our crew members are trained by Kathmandu Environmental and Education Project (KEEP) for making our adventure tour packages environment-friendly for sustainable tourism in Nepal.
Accommodation and food
We will be staying at a standard tourist hotel in Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara. Snack, bottled drink and alcoholic beverages are not included in the price. Kathmandu and Pokhara have a variety of restaurants which offers a variety of cuisines. For lunch and dinner in Kathmandu, you can explore the city and chose your own restaurants from the several as per your taste.
The adventurous sports in some destination can be extreme. You attempt to involve in these activities will be at your own risk. However, the company you associate with will ensure full safety. If you have certain health complications like blood pressure or if you are in the early stages of pregnancy, it is always advisable not to involve in such activities. Nepal has a variety of other sources for recreation.
Trip ExtensionYou can always opt to extend your holiday in Nepal with activities like trekking, hiking and sight-seeing. Please let us know if you would like to extend your tour days or add up some destinations or some fun activities in Nepal to the tour. We would love to serve you for your optimum satisfaction during your visit to Nepal.
Group: Adventure Sports Trip in Nepal itinerary is designed based on group joining. If you want to private trip that also available.
Dates: Start date means your arrival day in Kathmandu and end date means final departure date from Kathmandu. This is a group joining date but you can ask your private date. You can extend your time before or after the trip complete if necessary.
After clearing immigration and customs at the airport, we will be received by the friendly staff from Himalayan Advisor. We will be assisted with our transfer to the hotel in vibrant Thamel. After the check-in at the hotel, you are free to rest or to roam around the frenetic Kathmandu city. Kathmandu is a labyrinth of streets and markets, crowded with exotic products and a mystifying blend of people. In the evening, savour the delicious Nepali cuisine on a welcome dinner in a local restaurant with the trip briefing. Overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Bungee jumping in Bhotekoshi
After 3-hour drive from Kathmandu, we will reach “The Last Resort” using a sharing vehicle which is located on top of a gorge close to the Tibetan border. Luxurious safari tents are set in lush gardens in an exotic setting for a peaceful stay. The only privately owned bridge in Nepal, the Bunjee Bridge was specifically designed for bungee jumping with a 4x-safety factor and a loading factor of 41,500 kg or 4.5 tons according to the Swiss measurements. Ultimate Bunjee takes place on a wide steel suspension bridge which is at a height of 166m over the Bhoti Kosi River. Recently opened Swing is another extreme sport optional that is provided by “The Last Resort”. Return same day evening at your hotel.
Day 03: Rafting to Chitwan National Park via Trishuli
The put-in point for Trisuli River Rafting is located just 3 to 3.5-hour drive west of Kathmandu. Almost the entire year, the rapids that encountered on this river are straightforward, and well-spaced out. The Trishuli River is an excellent option for those looking for a short river trip without any challenging rapids to raft against. Rafting through Trisuli River offers beautiful sceneries, a relatively peaceful environment and a glimpse of the cable car travelling toward the famous Hindu Temple Manakamana across the hill. This river attracts a wide set of rafters during the monsoon season because the intensity and frequency of the rapids in this period will have highly elevated. However, certain sections of rafting are provided during the monsoon for those who are looking for an exciting trip! Overnight at a hotel in Chitwan.
Day 04: Chitwan Safari
One of the most visited national parks in the country, The Chitwan National park offers a wilderness of rich ecosystem that includes mammals, birds, reptiles and water species of several kinds. Covered with deciduous forests overlooking the floodplains of Narayani, Rapti and Renu rivers, the park has about 600 plant species, 50 mammals, 562 birds 49 amphibians and reptiles. The highlight of the park is the Asian one-horned rhinoceros and Royal Bengal Tigers. Other species like rhesus monkeys, grey langurs, deers, leopards, wild boar, wild dogs and wild cats are also found here. The river areas breed amphibians like the endangered Gharial and Mugger Crocodiles. The forest is alive during summer due to the arrival of migratory birds- flycatcher, Indanpina and parakeets. The winter birds include waterfowl, Brahminy ducks, pintails, bar-headed geese, cormorants and migratory birds from Siberia. Overnight in a hotel in Chitwan.
Day 05: Drive to Pokhara
Pokhara is a remarkable place of natural beauty. Situated at an altitude of 827m from the sea level and 200km west of Kathmandu (Capital of Nepal) valley, the city is known as a centre of adventure. This enchanting city has several beautiful lakes and offers stunning panoramic views of Himalayan peaks. The serenity of lakes and the magnificence of the Himalayas rising behind them create an ambience of peace and magic. So today the city has not only become the starting point for most popular trekking and rafting destinations, but also a place to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. Overnight in a hotel in Pokhara.
Day 06: Paragliding + Zip Line in Pokhara
If you have ever wondered what it would feel like to fly across the sky like a free bird, Paragliding is an ideal option that will bring you closer to this feeling. Pokhara happens to be one of the top five commercial tandem Paragliding spots in the world. Paragliding is all about gliding above the earth’s surface and watching the majestic Himalayas, villages, settlements, lakes and jungles from a distance above. Paragliding is that experience no one will ever forget for a lifetime. Overnight in a hotel in Pokhara.
Day 07: Free day in Pokhara
On your second last in Nepal, you are free to explore the city as you please. Boating in the second largest lake in Nepal (Phewa Lake) is a must to experience. There is a small island in the middle of the lake that accommodates the temple of Barahi which is locally known as the TaalBarahi temple. The boats can be hired for an hour or a day. If you wish, you can boat without an assistant too.
Another famous destination of Pokhara is “Pagoda” – a massive Buddhist stupa- which is situated on top of a hill on the southern shore of Fewa lake. The shrine is a great vantage point which offers a spectacular view of the Annapurna range and the Pokhara city.
You can also pay a visit to David’s fall which is an awesome waterfall lying about 2 km south-west of Pokhara airport. Another option is to visit the Mahendra Gupha- a large limestone cave discovered in 1950. Chamero Gupha locally called Chamero Odhaar (“House of Bats”) is another cave that you can visit and is located fairly close to Mahendra Gufa.
A visit to the market can also be a good option to explore the city. Pokhara’s traditional bazaar is colourful and so are its ethnically diverse traders.
Overnight in a hotel in Pokhara.
Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu
Today we bid goodbye to the beautiful lake city of Pokhara and take a seven-hour long drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu. We drive along the beautiful countryside with terrace farmed fields, traditional houses and the Trishuli River as the road wraps around the hills. Upon reaching Kathmandu you will be transferred to your hotel for check-in. After the check-in at a hotel, you are free to roam around the vibrant Kathmandu city. You can do some souvenir shopping, visit some cultural heritages or relax in a restaurant or a spa in the city. Overnight in a hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 09: Final departure
Our wonderful holiday in this beautiful comes to an end today. We can also extend our memorial adventurous holiday into an expedition to explore the nature by trekking and hiking. You will be escorted to the international airport for your flight back to your next destination. As we bid the mountains a sad farewell, you will feel a huge sense of fulfilment and a touch of pride for experiencing one of the most adventurous sports. Himalayan Advisor would love to serve you for your future trek and tour holiday in the Himalayas.
Includes & Excludes
Airport pick up & hotel transfer and departure to the airport by private vehicle
Welcome and farewell dinner provided by the company in a local restaurant
3 night’s deluxe twin sharing accommodation in tourist standard hotel Happy Home or similar in Kathmandu
2 nights twin sharing accommodation in Chitwan Tiger Camp Lodge or similar
3 night’s deluxe twin sharing accommodation in tourist standard hotel Family Home or similar in Pokhara
Meal on breakfast basis in Kathmandu & Pokhara and full board basis in Chitwan
Bungee jumping and one day visit to Last Resort near Tibet Border
One day Trishuli rafting on the way to Chitwan
2 night / 3 days Chitwan package, jungle activities with a nature guide
30 minutes Paragliding and 2 minutes Zip Line activities in Pokhara
Kathmandu to Last resort by private bus on sharing basis
Kathmandu – rafting point by tourist bus then by local bus transfer to Chitwan
Chitwan – Pokhara – Kathmandu by regular tourist bus
All required local & Govt. taxes
International airfare and domestic airfare
Lunch and dinner except for Chitwan part
Bar & beverage, phone calls, laundry etc.
Tips for guide, driver etc.
Anything not included in the service inclusive column