Famous Paragliding Destination in Himachal Pradesh


Himachal Pradesh has an everlasting beauty which makes it no less than a paradise on earth. The beautiful hills of Himachal never fail to impress anyone. With time, this place has gained so much popularity that people from within the country love to travel a lot to Himachal. This place has a supreme comfort and it feels like we are in the lap of nature. Not only the treks, but a lot of people seek out adventure sports like parasailing and paragliding to have a bird’s eye view of these amazing green forests. Also, a few people know that Himachal Pradesh is the Paragliding Capital of India. There was a Paragliding world-cup 2015 organized in Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh. All these factors make Himachal Pradesh a perfect place to enjoy adventure camps which are clubbed with flying, trekking, and hiking So, here is the list of famous paragliding destinations in Himachal Pradesh.

Bir Billing Paragliding

Bir Billing is a beautiful valley in Kangra district. The place is mainly a Buddhist town and has been a Tibetan handicraft center for years. The place is very famous among tourists for many adventure sports. In 2015, the First Paragliding World cup was organized there. There are many experienced and established young travel professionals who offer their Trekking, Paragliding, Adventure activities expeditions, travel arrangements, and tour services to all the tourists who come there.

Best time to visit this place is March to early June and September to November

Solang Valley

Solang Valley is a combination of beautiful landscapes and is situated in  Manali city. Lies between Solang village and Beas Kund, this place offers stunning views, snow-capped mountain peaks, and alluring glaciers. Including that, the place is famous for many outdoor activities.  The valley is popular for his fine ski slopes and thus the place is perfect and famous as skiing destination of Himachal Pradesh. During summers, activities like paragliding, Zorbing and horse riding can be enjoyed there. The kullu manali tour package is excellent to experience all such activities and the everlasting beauty of this place.

The best time to visit Solang Valley is from April to June and December-January.

Cost of Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh

The cost of paragliding depends on your location, flying time, hight and paragliding pilots experience. In Bir Billing, the cost starts from 1800 to 4500. If you need a video of your paragliding then you have to pay more for a video. Generally, they used Gopro and SJcam high-quality action camera for video or photos.

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Minakshi Sharma

Minakshi is a creative writer by profession and hobby, currently working as a freelance writer. She aspires to help her readers achieve their travel goals by sharing her travel experience and skills learned through both years of experience and thorough research.