Paragliding in Dharan has been started this year as well from Bhedetar, the famous tourism site at the border of Sunsari and Dhankuta districts. As it is quite enchanting for viewing the beautiful scenery of and around Dharan by flying in paragliders from the hill south of Bhedetar, tourists have been attracted for flying in the adventure flight.
This year also, paragliding has begun with the start of the 15 edition of the Budha Subba Gold Cup Football in Dharan, and seven paragliders have participated. The paragliding tourism is expected to be quite good here, as it is easy to fly in the sky above Dharan from south of Bhedetar.
In the paragliding flight from Bhedetar, one can see the beautiful green plains of Saptakoshi River, the Charkoshe forests and Itahari town in Sunsari, besides the sceneries of the hilly areas and it is suitable after Sarangkot in Pokhara, said paragliding adventurists. The paragliding market is said to be good as there are some trained people of paragliding here and some trainers from Pokhara have also come.