Bir-Billing is the best spot for Tandem Paragliding sessions in Himachal Pradesh, India. Normal paragliding flight is for 15 to 25 mins
Bir(1600),surrounded by tea gardens and an amphitheatre of low hills, is an ideal landing ground for para-gliders. Bir has Buddhist monasteries that are worth visiting. Fine Tibetan handicrafts are also produced here. Billing,(2400 mts) up in the hills 14 km from Bir with an area of 200 km for high altitude and cross country flying, is one of the best aero sports sites in the country.
Morning and Evening Tea
1st Day Lunch and Dinner and 2nd Day Breakfast
Accommodation on twin or thrice sharing basis in tent
One trek to Billing
Accommodation during the trekking, all meals all guides, porters, cook, camping Equipment. Cost does not include transportation before and after the trek, accommodation, & meals before and after the trek and kind of insurance. The itinerary is sub jest to change. Client has to sign a risk certificate before the beginning of the tour.
Transport from source to Destination
Any Personal Expenses
Direct Volvo buses running from Delhi (ISBT BUS stand and Majnu ka tilla) to Bir.
Spice jet flight running from Delhi to Dharamsala and Dharamsala to Bir is 70 Km.
Nearest railway station is Pathankot and Pathankot to Bir is 120 km.
Trek start from Bir to Billing. 3-4 hours.
Bir (1600 mtrs),surrounded by tea gardens and an amphitheater of low hills, is an ideal landing ground for para-glaiders. Bir has Buddhist monasteries that are worth visiting. Fine Tibetan handicrafts are also produced here. Billing,(2400 mts) up in the hills 14 km from Bir with an area of 200 km for high altitude and cross country flying, is one of the best aero sports sites in the country.
After lunch move around the Billing. Night stay in camp with bone fire and music.
Overnight Camping at Billing
Wakeup call in the morning with tea
Post breakfast ready for the flight to Bir .Enjoy the Flight that will be about 15 – 25 minute.
After flight proceed to your destination with unforgettable memories of Camping & paragliding celebration in Bir – Billing
GST is applicable to the tour cost
Any meals or transfers not mentioned in the itinerary are not included in the package cost.
Any personal expenses or items of personal nature will not be in part of the deal.
Paragliding weight limit is 15-95 kg. If weight is between 95-115 kg, then the paragliding team will charge INR 500/- extra and also decide it at the time of paragliding, depending upon the fitness of the person.
Paragliding is open from 16 September to 15 July in Bir Billing. Only closed in monsoon for 2 months every year. Flight time of Paragliding is 15 to 25 minutes. Climate is cold, with temperatures from 5 to 25 degrees centigrade in winter and 25 to 30 centigrade in the summer season.
Trekking and hiking are not advisable either, as the paths get too wet and slippery. There is not much to see or do in Bir in the monsoon, so it is best to avoid visiting this region between July and September.
The most famous spot in Billing is its paragliding take-off point, which is the world's second highest, towering at 8,000ft, offering panoramic views of the valley below. The landing site is in the western fields of Chowgan in Bir.
In general, paragliding is considered a safe activity, but there are some risks involved. These include injuries from crashes, getting lost or stranded in remote areas, and exposure to bad weather.