Paragliding is freedom. It is flying like a bird and endorsing the mother earth from above. Paragliding has gained considerable popularity in India in the recent years. It is an adventure sport where you get wings to fly above the land and watch the earth in its most spectacular form. Aeroplanes have a limited view, and it is not adventurous to be inside it. Paragliding enables you to watch all around yourself. You will feel the tug and pull of the winds. Paragliding over the village of Bir Billing is one of its kind. The experience canâ€™t be explained in words. You need to feel the thrill and adventure yourself.
Best take-off and Landing sites
Ability to go to higher heights
Minimum Risk. Maximum Safety
Best view and Climate
Best time: March â€“ June and October â€“ November
Himachal Pradesh is informally known as the â€˜Capital of Paraglidingâ€™ in India. The reason being that there are more than ten locations in the state which are famous for hosting paragliding. Bir Billing is a small village of Himachal located in the west of Joginder Nagar Valley.
The Paragliding World Cup 2015 was held in Bir Billing, a meadow at an elevation of about 7900 feet above the sea level. This location is popular among Indians as well as the international tourists. The tourist accommodations are in a nearby village.
In this package, you will be taken to the take-off location from your hotel. A trained pilot will accompany you during the flight. As you rise above the ground, you will feel lighter, yet powerful. Soon you shall reach high above the ground. The cloud cover of Billing is usually very high which allows you to glide higher. During the flight, you will be able to see the beautiful Billing meadow and the adjoining area. The flight time is about thirty minutes which shall be enough to make you feel exhilarated and thrilled. Finally, you will be safely landed on the ground.