Paragliding Session in Bir Billing.
15- 30 min paragliding session Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh.
Season for Paragliding in Bir is Oct to June.
|LOCATION||Bir Billing in Himachal Pradesh.|
|FIRST SLOT||0700 hrs in summers and 0900 hrs in winters slots every 2 hrs.|
|TIME DURATION||15-30 min flight – Takes 2 hrs. for whole paragliding activity.|
|Comfortable clothing, Full pants, any laced boots, jacket,
gloves for winter and sunscreen.
Camping. Trekking and Paragliding is best experience at Bir Billing.
Bir Billing is Best site for Paragliding in India and considered 2nd best in world. Paragliding at Bir-Billing is considered safest destination for paragliding due to its geographic conditions and weather conditions here.
How to Reach Bir Billing?
Valley of Bir Billing is accessible by road, rail and air.
- Nearest Airport is Dharamshala at Gaggal which is 70 km. from Bir Billing.
- Nearest broad gauge train is 140 km. away from here at Pathankot and narrow gauge at Aijhu which is 3 km. from Bir Billing.
- Bir is connected by road and regular direct volvo buses from Delhi to Bir and Bir to Delhi takes 10 to 12 hrs to reach Bir.
- Travel Route from Delhi – Delhi – Chandigarh – Una – Kangra – Palampur – Baijnath – Bir Road – Bir.
- Manali to Bir route- Manali – Kullu – Mandi – Jogindernagar – Bir Road – Bir.
- Route from Dharamshala – Dharamshala – Palampur – Baijnath – Bir Road – Bir.
There are direct Volvo buses to Bir from Delhi, please visit link for our blog for more information and details to reach Bir Billing from Delhi. Bir is connected with National Highway 154. and between Manali to Dharamshala Route.
How to Choose Paragliding flight duration and best season to do which flight?
Paragliding closed from Mid July, August, Mid September during peak monsoon time in Bir Billing aero-sport paragliding site in Himachal Pradesh.
Different Paragliding session in Bir Billing valley of Himachal Pradesh.
10 to 15 minute paragliding session.
Short Paragliding Session open in months:- Mid September, October, November, December, January, February, March, April, May, June and mid July.
Short paragliding session – This time duration slot is just flight from lunching site and direct landing at Landing site only. Air time is just 10 to 15 min session.
15 to 30 minute paragliding session.
Normal Paragliding Session open in months:- October, November, December, January, February, March, April, May, June.
Most of the tourist choose 15 to 30 min paragliding session and best option to choose for best experience of paragliding for 1st experience. Route followed as Billing Launching site to Bari village to Red roof to Bir Landing site.
30 to 45 minute paragliding session.
Medium Paragliding Session operational in months:- Mid October, November, December, January, February, March, April, May, Mid June.
Medium paragliding session for extended paragliding experience of Bir Billing in Himachal Pradesh. Route as follow from Launching site from Billing to Gnnaid village to Ghodnala village to Dhonadi village to Paragliding landing site at Bir.
45 to 60 minute paragliding session.
Short Paragliding Session open in months:- Mid October, November, December, January, February, March, April, Mid May or any clear day.
Considered long paragliding session is take all routes and extended from other outer villages too depend upon wind conditions. Long paragliding session also providing experience of height gain for gliders to upper sky above Billing altitude.
60 to 120 minute paragliding session.
Cross country Paragliding Session open in months:- Mid October, November, December, January, February, March, April, Mid May and any clear day.
Flying is cross country and can be done with very experienced pilots. Cross country flying is done in very clear day as flight extended to Palampur and return. Paragliding cross country flight is for 60 to 120 min in air from take off to landing. Mostly best time to do or conditions favorable from Mid October to Mid Dec and mid Feb to Mid April or rest clear days of April, May.
Paragliding Team for Safe and Experience Paragliding flights.
Paragliding Team of us done by Travel Bir Billing headed by Mr Arvind Paul. Arvind is two time National Champion among the top pilots of India. He started paragliding in 2002 and actively participating paragliding competitions since 2006. Arvind is best Instructor of Bir to learn Paragliding. He believe ground learning and practical experience instead of books and theory. Students of Arvind flying in Pune, Nepal, Manali and many international sites. Arvind is our chief flying instructor and hails from Bir itself. Team is well trained, experienced and licence from Himachal Tourism. Team has 20 Paragliding pilots and selected as per experience, expertise, behavior and knowledge and informative. Its also a great experience to fly with Travel Bir Billing Paragliding Pilots for safe flying.
- Meet with Pilots at Bir– Office or meeting point.
- Getting ready
- Leave you extra stuff at office or at our hotel
- Carry phone to get GOPRO video, if opted
- Sunglasses, if carrying
- Jacket – Billing is windy area
Board Vehicle with pilots
16 km/ 1 hr drive
Gear up for Paragliding flight
Wait for wind
Land at Bir
Collect video and pictures