Bir village lies about 50 kms from Dharamshala, and is accessible by road (2-3 hours drive).
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Paragliding enthusiasts from around the world know that Bir Billing is one of the best spots for paragliding in India. Thanks to the incredible location, high up in the hills of Himachal, you're bound to have a gorgeous view and ascend to a thrilling height. You'll take off from Billing and fly for 15-20 minutes, covering about 2.7 kms of the sprawling landscape of Himachal Pradesh, safely seated in a paraglider with an experienced instructor. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy the ride. Your instructor will do some fun spirals, if the weather and wind permits. You can expect to go up to 8500 feet. Don't forget to take your camera!
Nestled deep in Himachal Pradesh, the villages of Bir and Billing have gained fame as the most gorgeous spots in Himachal for paragliding. From the green slopes here, you'll take off into winds that are perfect for a flight. You'll soar through clear blue skies, over small villages, grassy meadows and the river flowing below. All around you, you'll be able to see the peaks of the Dhauladhar range in the distance.
Catch views of mountains, meadows and valleys from a brand new perspective | Book a long tandem ride of 20 minutes to get a taste of paragliding | See what it feels like to soar like a bird | Fly in one of the most spectacular paragliding locations in India
You will have to report to the Tibetan Colony in Bir village by about 06:30 hrs, but the operator will confirm the start time based on the season. You'll be picked up at Zim Zim Restaurant and driven to Billing, which is where your tandem paragliding adventure begins. After a thorough briefing by a trained instructor, you'll gear up and will be strapped in. You'll enjoy a spectacular 20 minute flight with the instructor. You'll land in Bir, and will be helped out of your equipment. The trip ends here.
For cancellation of Bir Billing paragliding trips scheduled for Saturday/Sunday: 75% of the cost will be refunded.
For cancellation of Bir Billing paragliding trips scheduled for weekdays: No refund.
Participants must follow all instructions provided by the instructor during the Bir Billing trip.
Smoking and alcohol consumption is strictly not allowed.