Camping Season October to June
Paragliding and Camping in Bir Billing
Billing Paragliding Association provides you Paragliding ride & Camping at Bir Billing. The Bir-Billing area is noted as a popular site for paraglider pilots, both Indians and visitors from all over the world. The flying season is from arch to June & from September to November. The village continues to host periodic international competitions and events. The paragliding launch site is in the meadow at Billing (14 km north of Bir), at an elevation of approximately 2540 metres, while the landing site and most tourist accommodations are in the village of Chowgan (also spelled Chaugan), on the southern edge of Bir. So let us fun...
Activity: Tandem Paragliding and Camping Bir Billing.
Duration: (2-Days) Flight Time 15-20 Minutes
Takeoff site: 8000 ft. from sea level.
Landing site: 4300 ft. from sea level.
Location: Bir Billing Himachal Pradesh
Flight Route: Billing to Landing Straight Way
INR: 4500/-Per Person
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Bir-Billing is the best spot for Tandem Paragliding sessions in Himachal Pradesh, India. long paragliding flight is for 40 to 60 mins which includes take off from Billing at the altitude of 8000 feet from sea level and landing at Bir which is 4300 feet from sea level.
Paragliding weight limit is 20-95 kg, if weight is between 95-115 kg the paragliding team charge INR 500/- extra and also decide it at the time of paragliding, depending upon fitness of person.
Travel insurance covering medical evacuation, hospitalization, baggage insurance and trip cancellation.
Any additional expenses for videography of paragliding flight, supplement charges of INR 500 for GOPRO video, expenses caused by disturbance in trip program due to circumstances like weather conditions, sickness, natural disasters, riots etc.
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Arrive in Bir. After Lunch Check in Camp site at Billing (surrounded by diff. Kinds of trees).After some natural sight seen time to dinner at camp site with bone fire.
Wake up call with Breakfast. After breakfast time to walk here and there in Billing Valley to see its beauty up to lunch time. After lunch back to bir.
1 Lunch 1 Dinner and 1 Breakfast
Accommodation on twin or thrice sharing basis in tent.
Paragliding joy ride from Billing to Bir
Videos (Memory) of paragliding