Bungee jumping is an excellent activity for adventure tourism. Bhotekoshi is a successful name in the field of adventure tourism in Nepal. The Bhotekoshi bungee jump is a tourist activity of falling or jumping through a rope to a depth of about 160 meters from the suspension bridge over the Bhotekoshi River located near the border of Tibet in the northern part of Sindhupalchok district. This place, located at a close distance from Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, has been a favorite of domestic and foreign tourists for a long time. Bhotekoshi is a name that has contributed significantly to the recognition of Nepali adventure tourism at home and abroad.

Bhotekoshi Bungee Jump is located at a distance of about 70 km from Kathmandu. Which distance can be completed after about 4/5 hours of transport. The Bhotekoshi bungee jump is enjoyed by many adventure tourists.

Bhote Koshi Gorge is famous for Bungee Jumping in Nepal

The Bhotekoshi bungee jump is the first bungee jump in Nepal. It has been operating since 1999. In the context of Nepal, bungee jumping is now in operation in Kusma, Pokhara, and other places. Bhotekoshi is a wonderful gift of nature for Bungee. The environment here, and the geography are very suitable for bungee. This place is full of natural beauty and is located in the Gauri Shankar conservation area. The Bhotekoshi River is 160 meters deep from the bungee jumping suspension bridge, which is the third highest in Asia and one of the top 10 highest bungee jumps in the world.

There is a band on adventure tourism activities like bungee jumping in Europe, America, and other countries. Even in such a situation, this bungee, which has been operating for a long time, has succeeded in providing an excellent destination for Nepal's internal and external adventure tourists. Since it can be reached quickly from the capital Kathmandu, many domestic and foreign tourists visit here. Bhotekoshi is the choice of tourists because they can enjoy adventure tourism while enjoying the company of nature, immersing in the beautiful natural beauty, and observing different arts, geography, lifestyle, snow ranges, rivers, settlements, tar, and bases. Apart from bungee, other adventure activities are conducted in this area, such as rafting, rock camping, hiking, etc. This bungee jump was designed by one of New Zealand's best consultants and the activity is conducted by experienced bungee masters.

Bhotekoshi Bungy/ Source: thelastresort

Bungee Jumping in Nepal Complete Guide 2023

Bungee jumping is an adventure tourism activity and it creates moments of fear, courage, and fun. Everyone wants to enjoy bungee one day. This activity requires courage and courage. Bungee's biggest enemy is fear. Of course, bungee scares everyone at first, only those who can overcome fear and gain courage can bungee jump. But no one can do bungee jumping even after overcoming fear and gathering courage. Because every person needs to be healthy both physically and mentally for bungee jumping. Freely falling down 160 meters from the suspension bridge is definitely not a small thing, for this, a person must be strong, strong, and fit from every side.

Those with the following problems are not eligible for Bungee Jumping (Not Recommended For):

  • High blood pressure  
  • Pregnancy
  • Heart diseases
  • Orthopaedic Problems
  • Neurological Problems
  • Psychological Problems

Best time for Bungee Jump

There are four types of seasons, especially in Nepal. There are no special seasons for bungees. Bhotekoshi in Nepal is an evergreen destination for those who want to bungee. However, it is better if you understand the weather according to the season.

  • Autumn season: Hot, Dry
  • Spring season: Moderate
  • Winter: Cold and Dry
  • Monsoon season: Heavy Rainfall

Central attractions

  • A suspension bridge at a height of 160 meters over the Bhotekoshi River
  • Bhotekoshi river
  • The Last Resort
  • Cannoning
  • Local culture, art, etc.

Bungee Jump Cost in Bhotekoshi

The Last Resort operates a bungee jump in Bhotekoshi. There are differences in costs for bungee jumping for Nepali, SAARC citizens, and from other countries' citizens. According to the latest updated price, the cost of bungee in Bhotekoshi is as follows.

  • Nepali: Rs. 9000 and around
  • SAARC & Chinese Citizen: Rs. 12000 around
  • Other Countries' citizen: $ 108