Bungy (Bungee) Jumping In Nepal

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Bungy (Bungee) Jumping In Nepal

Nepal’s first bungy jumping site is situated 160m over the wild Bhote Kosi river, and located close to the Nepal-Tibet border, a three-hour bus ride from Kathmandu. As can be arranged on arrival in Kathmandu. As of now, there is only one agency offering this sport. The jump, at 160m, was designed by one of New Zealand’s leading bungy consultants, and is operated by some of the most experienced jump masters in the business. It’s mishap-proof. The agency takes safety “very, very seriously”.

Location:
Less than 3 hours outside Kathmandu by Ultimate Bungy Shuttle. You will travel the Arniko (Kathmandu/Lhasa) Highway to within 12km of the Tibet Border and the famous Friendship Bridge.

The Gorge:
Ultimate Bungy Nepal takes place on a 166m wide steel suspension bridge over the Bhoti Kosi River.

The River:
Swiss designed, specially for bungy jumping with a 4x saftey factor. The bridge has a loading factor of 250kg per running meter. This means that the bridge will hold 250 x 166 = 41,500kg or 4.5 tonnes. And… those are Swiss measurements. Over 6000 meters of steel wire was used to build the bridge. Longest suspension bridge in Nepal.The bridge joins two sides of a great valley. Before its construction, locals walked five hours to cross this river gorge.

Area : Bhotekoshi
Activities : Adventure Sports
Cost : $90
Grade : Moderate
Seasons : Jan – Dec
Group Size : 2 to 25
Altitude : 1365 M
Duration : 1 Day
Accommodation : Hotel / Guest House / Lodge
Transport : Drive

Drive to Last Resort (Ultimate Bungy Sport) after arrival briefing and preparing for Bungy and after the jump rest and overnight at Last Resort or drive back to Kathamndu.

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