Famous for having some of the highest mountains in the world, Nepal has a rich religious heritage and is also one of the most ideal places for adrenaline junkies. Nepal is popular for adventure tours.
One of the must-try activities among all other adventure sports is the ever-exciting Bungee Jumping. Blessed with luscious forests, the nature of Nepal is indeed a sight to behold and what could be more exciting to plunge directly into it with bungee jumping.
Although bungee jumping has become famous, here is a guide to help you know more about this thrilling activity.
Best places to try out Bungee jumping
Not for the faint-hearted, bungee jumping is a thrilling activity and Nepal is the ideal place for it. Some of the major places where this activity takes place are given below. Have a look!
As the first-ever spot for bungee jumping in Nepal, the jump from one of the highest foot suspension bridges over the Bhote Koshi gorge is viewed to be one of the best jumps in the world.
Best time: September to November
Despite being the country’s second-largest city with plenty of roads, Pokhara also allows visitors to immerse in the thrilling bungee jumping adventure.
Although it is still under construction, it is set to be one of the world’s second tallest bungee jumps. It is a two-hour drive from Pokhara to Kushma and is said to give you an adrenaline rush.
Tips for Bungee Jumping
- You must bring a companion
- Do not overeat during the activity
- Do not overthink to be difficult
- Do not keep looking at jumps of other people
- Read the instructions before you start
- Trust your guide or instructor
- Do keep travel insurance
It could be an experience for a lifetime and a unique way to experience Nepal. Enjoy the excitement of adventure tours in Nepal but do remember that it is not everybody’s cup of tea.