Para-trekking Cultural Expedition (4 Nights/5 Days) – Tandem or Solo
Join us for a four night excursion at our rural resort in the lush peaceful hills with flights in the local area and overnight stays at enchanting nearby settlements. This adventure will be a lifetime highlight for the cultural interaction and unforgettable scenery along the way. The program includes two nights at our rural resort in the lush, peaceful hills and two nights in far-flung villages reached by cross-country paragliding flights. The natural settings are rejuvenating and thrilling flights will satisfy your hunger for an adventure completely off the beaten paths. The final day we make a breathtaking flight from our village camp as we attempt the cross-country route to Pokhara. You will have exhilarating views along the way of the mesmerizing village scenery and the snowy Himalaya soaring into the sky on the horizon. The journey crosses several valleys as if we are birds and we can do it together as a tandem journey or fly together independently. This epic Himalayan adventure will truly be unforgettable!
Duration: 05 Day(s)
Trip Grade: Easy
Day 01 : Drive from Pokhara to Babu Adventure Resort and Adventure School (Sirkot)We depart early in the morning to allow us a good chance to fly this day. The scenic drive of around two hours passes lush jungles and fertile farmland with paddy fields. Towards the end we leave the main highway and the jeep climbs dirt track roads to our secluded resort on an open ridgeline. The staggering views will take your breath away! After settling in to your room and refreshing with a morning drink, we will check if weather conditions are right---then we enjoy a thrilling local flightand study the thermals of the AndhiKhola Valley. The rest of the day offers much to explore or just relax at the resort and rejuvenate mind, body and spirit. Meals and snacks are prepared by our skilled cooks and the evening offers all the sounds of nature, birdsong and crickets with heavenly stars sparkling overhead. We hope you relax and soak it all in without a care in the world.
Day 02 : Cross Country Flight from Sirkot to Phoksingkot (overnight at camp) The morning views are usually best and on sparkling-clear days the panorama is mind-blowing. Enjoy the scenery with your morning breakfast. Today we fly south of the resort with an exhilarating journey over marvelous rural landscape. Our aim is a rural village, Poksingkot, magnificently perched in the Mahabharat Range. We make an overnight camp at this settlement, mainly populated by people of the Magar ethnicity with arare experience enjoyed by few travelers to Nepal.
Day 03 : Cross-Country Flight Return toSirkotand overnight at Babu Adventure Resort HQ After observing the morning rituals of the mid-hills lifestyle, we make our way to the launch point. The adventure continues as we head north on a magnificent return to our the resort with where we soak up the natural setting to refresh mind, body and spirit.
Day 04 : Cross Country Flight from Sirkot to Chhahre (overnight at camp) We continue north as we continue our exploration. We have mind-blowing rural scenery all the way to our next destination, the village Chhahare where we overnight. This charming settlement is populated mainly by people of the Gurung ethnicity and we get to know the local people and customs with ample time to explore the village and surrounding attractions.
Day 05 : Cross-Country Flight from Chhahre to Pokhara We say goodbye to the village life on our last day of the adventure. Today we attempt a long flight toPokhara, soaring over the wondrous scenery as if we are birds. The rural scenery of terraced fields and vibrant jungle backed by snowy peaks is awe-inspiring. We pass over the final ridge to reveal our spectacular lakeside destination and touch down near the shore line. Our crew will meet us there as we celebrate our achievement. After reveling in the dream, you will be escorted by vehicle back to your hotel.