10 Best Places For Paragliding In India | Cost Of Paragliding In Himachal Pradesh, Goa, Etc.


Fly like a bird, leaving everything behind only to experience the beauty of India’s picturesque locations. India certainly has some of the best locations for adventure lovers, and that is a definite for paragliders! Accompanied by a co-pilot you are absolutely safe while you can discover some of India’s most picturesque destinations!

1. Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh

Located near mesmerising Kangra Valley, Bir is a picturesque village in Himachal Pradesh. With over 11 paragliding options Bir is known to as the paragliding capital of India! Fly over the lush green mountains of Bir as you watch the sunset painting the sky with vivid colours!

Cost: INR 2,500 onwards

2. Panchgani, Maharashtra

A small hill station in Maharashtra, Panchgani is a winter getaway destination. This place is great for both training and flying. Surrounded by greenery Bhilar, Khinger and Tapola are the best locations for flying with November to February the best months for paragliding in Panchgani.

Cost: INR 2,000 onwards

3. Arambol, Goa

Goa, a place where everyone wants to visit for its blue shores, food, parties and water sports. But did you know that Arambol is known for its paragliding with eye soothing views over the blue shores and palm trees Arambol. Reserve your evening to experience the perfect sunset from up above as you fly over the lush green tropics and Arambol beach in Goa!

Cost: INR 1,500 onwards

4. Ranikhet, Uttarakhand

If it’s your first time paragliding, Ranikhet is the perfect place for you. Known to be one of the safest sites for paragliding, Ranikhet is a go-to destination for adventure seekers. Known as Queens Land, this place can be visited during all seasons of the year!

Cost: INR 2,000 onwards

5. Nandi Hills, Karnataka

Located in Bangalore, Nandi Hills is the perfect location for adventure seekers such as trekking, camping and paragliding. Take off to a soaring height of 1,400 metres above the Nandi Hills! Locals can visit Nandi hills over the weekends for camping and opt for paragliding in their day activities.

Cost: INR 2,000 onwards

6. Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand

Blessed with natural beauty, Pithoragarh is at an elevation of 1,514 meters above sea level. A small town in Uttarakhand, the valley is the perfect place for paragliding surrounded by nature.

Cost: INR 2,000 onwards

7. Manali, Himachal Pradesh

Manali is known to all for being a welcoming tourist location. But it is beyond that, making it a right place for thrill seekers and adventure junkies! Locations such as Solang valley, Fatru Mountain, Gulaba, Kullu and Naggar have some mesmerising views to die for!

Cost: INR 1,500 onwards

8. Sanasar, Jammu

The land of Located in Patnitop, Sanasar is a great choice for paragliding. Best time for paragliding are from May-June and September-October. Fly over the majestic mountains and lush green valleys of Jammu.

Cost: INR 1,600-2,000

9. Gangtok, Sikkim

A mystical land of monasteries, mountains and momos. Sikkim is definitely a place that needs no introduction. Gangtok being a relatively new destination for paragliding you can now fly over the mountains range!

Cost: INR 1,500 onwards

10. Shillong, Meghlaya

Known to be the Scotland of East, Shillong is blessed with diverse flora and fauna. Located 1,400 metres above the sea level, Shillong has blissful views to offer as you fly up above in the sky! Trek though the dense forests of Shillong or fly over them, this location is a must visit if you are an avid paraglider! Visit during the summers for clear skies and views!

Cost: INR 2,000 onwards

So which destination are you planning to visit next? Have you tried paragliding in our suggested locations?

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