Zip Flyer in Dhulikhel
Dhulikhel is known to be one of the most beautiful, naturally endowed and untouched places near Kathmandu. Zip-flying in Dhulikhel is a thrilling experience as you rush through the winds in the beautiful expanse of Dhulikhel. You will get to enjoy this amazing adventure sport while enjoying the rushing scenery of the glistening mountains and lush green forests.
Zip-flying provides you a distinct experience from other adventure sports like bungee-jumping. The journey starts with a short drive to a place called Thakle in Dhulikhel. Thakle is the starting point of the zip-line. You will be tied to a harness for safety and will mount a trolley. You will swift through the beautiful forests of Dhulikhel down to Panchkhal, which is the ending point of the adventure sport.
The zip-line is at a breathtaking height of 2,300 meters. You will be rushing through a horizontal distance of 2,200 meters and a vertical drop of 73 meters. The speed of the ride varies according to your weight from 60 to 90 km per hour. On average, the total ride takes about 2 minutes and 20 seconds. You do not have to worry about the safety as the flight has been built following the American and European Safety Criteria.
This thrilling zip-flying experience will cost you $35 per person, $45 for super zip-line, and $60 for a couple of zip-line. This price is subjected to changes if you are a Nepali or from any SAARC country. You will also have to pay an extra price if you want to take photos or videos of you enjoying the thrilling ride. The best time to enjoy this activity is during the interval from March to May or September to November when there are fewer distractions and the weather is clear.
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Itinerary of Zip Flyer in Dhulikhel :
You will take an hour’s drive to Dhulikhel from your accommodation in Kathmandu. The first destination is Thakle. You will be informed about the safety procedure. The zip-flying ride of approximately 2 to 3 minutes will take you to the ending point at Paach Khal-Khawa. You can enjoy some time there and relax after having lunch and then you will be driven back to Kathmandu to rest at your accommodation.
Highlights of Zip Flyer in Dhulikhel :
Rushing through the chilling winds to experience the feeling of flying through the clouds.
View the rich scenery of Mt. Ganesh and other mountain ranges.
View the stunning and colorful stretch of forests filled with exotic flora and fauna.
Enjoy the bewitching scenery while also enjoying the adrenaline rush from the ride.
You have three options to choose from for your zip-flying adventure: classic zip-line, superman zip-line, and couple zip-line.
You reach the Dhulikhel zip-line spot after a 35 km drive east of Kathmandu.
Prices vary according to your chosen style of zip flying.
The best time to enjoy the ride is between 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. This time of the day ensures clear skies with perfect views.
The ride can be enjoyed at any time of the year.
The starting point is Thakle Dada, Dhulikhel, and the landing point is Khawa, Pachkhal.
Pregnant women and people suffering from serious injuries are not allowed to zip-fly.
All riders have to wear secure closed-toed shoes.
All riders must wear a helmet for safety.
Children have to be accompanied by one of their parents or a guardian.
The zip-line was constructed as per European and American standards.
Frequently asked questions (FAQs) of Zip Flyer in Dhulikhel :
What is the minimum required to participate in this adventure sport?
The rider must be aged 14 and above to participate in this adventure sport. Children under the age of 17 have to be accompanied by one of their parents or a guardian. The high-speed ride may scare a child, and this could result in an accident. Therefore, parents should think carefully before letting their child on the ride.
What about the minimum and maximum weight limit for zip-flying?
The zip-line was constructed using the best technologies. Each installation is inspected by professional instructors. However, there is a weight limit for zip-flying to ensure the safety of the passenger. The weight of the rider must range between 40 kg to 120 kg. The speed may vary according to the weight. The weight limit is 75 kg for superman zip flying.
What is the best time to zip-fly during the day?
Zip-flying can be done throughout the year. Often, the best time to zip-fly is between 8 AM to 11 AM. Morning time is the best to zip-fly. This time of the day offers high visibility with clear skies. Riders can enjoy clear views of the Annapurna Himalayan Range including many other mountain peaks.
Can I bring my camera?
Many riders like to record themselves enjoying this thrilling ride. They take a selfie stick and handle it with one hand as they rush through the cool breeze. Riders are allowed to bring your camera or phone with you during the ride. However, the rider will have to bear the responsibility for its safety.