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The upper reaches of the district of Kangra comprises of a beautiful small hamlet named Bir Billing which is considered as one of the strikingly beautiful destinations of the country, India. An envelope of lofty mountains and lush green meadows act as a beautiful tapestry for this location. The individuals who indulge in Bir Billing paragliding feels more than delighted to glance at the beautiful valleys and meadows which forms a part of this destination. The launching pad for the various aero sports that are conducted in Bir Billing is the nearby peak of Dhauladhar mountain and the various valleys and meadows in this region act as the best landing site, bringing all kinds of fun, thrill and adventure for the participants.
The destination, Bir Billing has won accolades for being the most beautiful destination for enjoying the different aero sports that can give a rush in the adrenaline. This is one of the prime reasons for both the professionals as well as novice gliders from across the world visiting Bir Billing for trying their hand on the power of paragliding. The beauty and power of this scenic destination is so renowned that it has been the host for the paragliding World cup in the month of October in 2015. Each and every operator provides the necessary facilities as well as services in this location, ensuring the purest form of fun while gliding in the sky irrespective of the fact the glider holds any prior experience or not.
Most of the operators provide the paragliding services in Bir Billing round the year after taking into consideration the conditions of weather, however the months from September to November are considered as the best months for enjoying the fun of aero sports in Bir Billing. So, in case you are planning a paragliding trip in Bir Billing during the off season months, getting in depth information about the weather conditions becomes imperative. This way, you not only save yourself from being disappointed after reaching Bir Billing and not being able to try your hands on aero sports, but also save your hard earned money and valuable time.
Another significant aspect that an adventure fanatic should consider when planning paragliding in Bir Billing is the cost of having the fun of this sport. A lot of tour operators prevail in the region of Bir Billing, so the participants should sneak out each and every information in terms of service, equipment and cost from the tour operator before banking upon any operator. Make sure to learn about the different facilities such as meals, accommodation, equipments and transportation. This is very important for the adventure enthusiasts who wish to enjoy the fun of adventure but are also not willing to jeopardise the banking books. When everything is known and clear, the charm of paragliding increases and turns into a life turning experience.
Exact Location : Billing is located north of Dharamshala, district of Kangra.
Nearest Town : Palampur 24 KM
Distance from Delhi : 540 KM
Best Time to Visit: March to May before the monsoon and September to November.
Day 1 : Arrival at Bir followed by transfer to hotel for getting freshened up and having breakfast. Once the breakfast is finished, the participants will head towards Billing by hiking a distance of almost 7 Kms. After hiking, the participants will reach the world renowned take off point for paragliding. The lunch is served at the mountain peak with the menu being pahari rajmah and any of the locally available vegetables. Dinner and overnight stay arrangements are made in a tent. An arrangement for the bonfire is also made.
Day 2 : The participants can enjoy paragliding tandem from Billing and land at Bir Chougan, after taking their breakfast. After the landing, the participants can start for their respective destination with the beautiful memories of this scenic location and thrill of paragliding.