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Address: 6 Lakeside, Pokhara, Nepal
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Symbolic to our slogan, " Be the Bird", Phoenix is the dream...

Symbolic to our slogan, " Be the Bird", Phoenix is the dream company of a spirited young Nepalese woman who believes strongly in the empowerment of women in Nepal for the betterment of tourism and in other fields in life !

Established in the year 2010, Phoenix is also the sister company to the pioneers of paragliding in Nepal, Sunrise Paragliding. Phoenix is run with a team of national and international pilots that are highly professional and passionate, and is lead by Poonam's partner in life and in business Jochen Kick , who is a very responsible and experienced pilot himself, flying for more than 14 years. Combined with the expertise of both the partners in running their company , there is no doubt to the quality of flight and service you will get here at Phoenix!!

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A BLISSFUL moment!

I chose to fly with the Phoenix after contacted several companies to survey prices and packages (which are almost similar) due to prompt email replies from Poonam who was careful... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I chose to fly with the Phoenix after contacted several companies to survey prices and packages (which are almost similar) due to prompt email replies from Poonam who was careful to address all my question, especially on “what if the weather suddenly turns out to be too cloudy on too windy to fly, given that rain shower sometimes happens in... More 

Thank Bird_Suphasuk
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was very entertaining with awesome guide very recommended! I still can't believe I've done it and lost my fears haha

Thank idantzzz
Guwahati, India
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Being scared of heights, paragliding was the one of the challenging experience in my life. I was extremely scared, but Poonam was great. She communicates very easily via email and when we went to see her in the morning, she was extremely sweet. She told me not to worry. It really helped. My pilot Ben was a gem of a... More 

Thank ptpoohme
1 review
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I was worried some issues might pop up in between as i had only planned and talked out with the staff over phone but the experience was smooth and wonderful. I flew with Jochen and he was very warm right from the beginning. We were interacting throughout the flight and he constantly made sure i was still comfortable. I really... More 

Thank Paris T
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I flew with phoenix couple of weeks ago and it was really great experience. The pilot as well as the staffs were really friendly and excellent at their jobs. Though the wind got quite uncommunicative while landing, he landed me safely. I recommend phoenix to everyone who are seeking to fly safe and have really great fun while flying.

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

i did paragliding with my husband in Pokhara. We did it with Phoenix Paragliding and it was very exciting and wonderful experience. We flew from Sarangkot and landed near by the lake. My pilot was very cool and nice . Phoenix is a very good company and we found them very responsible and professional. i wish them all the best.

Thank Basanti B
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Jochen was an excellent host and pilot! He drove with my girlfriend and me up to the top of Sarankot, where we met the other pilot. Very smooth take-off, wonderful long trip (>30 minutes even for the 15-30 minute trip), terrific views of the entire Pokhara area and adjacent Himalayas). Best price we were able to find, and the pictures/videos... More 

Thank Brian M
Llandrindod wells
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My partner sent me paragliding for my birthday and the whole team made it extra special. My tandem guy was Austrian and full of knowledge, fantastic experience. He let me wear my birthday hat on top of my helmet and took some great photos. Would definitely recommend:)

Thank crml2016
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great time on my first paragliding experience,from the start to finish the Phoenix team were super. Booked the day before in the office,met Jochen(cool dude and my pilot) in the morning,we went up but with no rush to start,we observed a few take offs,then everything was calmly explained,regarding take off and when we settle in the air etc..... More 

Thank Michael T
Macau, China
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

it was my first paragliding experience and i had fun! jochen was very professional in guiding me what to do and i felt assured and safe with him as my pilot. overall, it was loads of fun and shouldn't be missed if you are in pokhara!

Thank cassandratan

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