Bir Billing - The Ultimate Paragliding Destination

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Man must rise above the Earth – to the top of the atmosphere and beyond – for only thus will he fully understand the world in which he lives.

Photo of Bir Billing - The Ultimate Paragliding Destination by Swapnil Chaudhari
Day 1

The paragliding start point at billing. 14KM from BIR. Scroll down to get all the details.

Photo of Biling, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

The paragliding operator takes you to the start point in a jeep. The ride from Bir-Billing is filled with lot of excitement and fun as you pass through the serene mountains and narrow roads.

Photo of Biling, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

Let the flight began. It was my first experience from such a great height. To be very frank I was scared af, but since I was doing a tandem ride with my partner, a very experienced fellow it eased out my nervousness.

Photo of Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

When you are in middle of the flight you just feel like there's no stopping after this. More special about this paragliding is the 'view'. Its a breath taking view(no sarcasm ;))

Photo of Bir Billing Paragliding, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

Until you spread your wings you have no idea how far you’ll fly.

Photo of Bir Billing Paragliding, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

Go pro take a photo. The paragliding cost at BIR is 2500Rs. And additional 500 Rs for a go pro.

Photo of Bir Billing Paragliding, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

Justa beautiful waterfall on the way to billing from BIR. There are lot many things to do in Bir, apart from just paragliding. You can go for a trek or cycling or just rest lazily in the zostel.

Photo of Biling, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari
Photo of Bir Billing Paragliding, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari
Photo of Bir Billing Paragliding, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari
Photo of Bir Billing Paragliding, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

Baijnath is famous for its 13th-century temple dedicated to Shiva as Vaidyanath, ‘the Lord of physicians.

Photo of Baijnath, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

The beauty of Himachal pradesh lies in this beautiful landscapes.

Photo of Baijnath, Himachal Pradesh, India by Swapnil Chaudhari

How to reach Bir from Delhi.

1. There are lot many buses from delhi directly to bir. Book anyone from hrtc.

What to do after reaching BIR.

1. Its better to book a stay before hand. But if you are a moody traveler, don't worry there are many home stay available in bir.

2. The first thing to do in bir is paragliding. After that you can do whatever you want.

3. They also offer cycle on rent basis. Take the cycle and explore the nature. Go for short treks around bir.

Cost (all inclusive)

Well I arrived early morning and I didn't plan to stay for the night. So my plan was simple, get a good cheap accommodation and then go for paragliding in the morning session. The total cost of paragliding is 300rs(including go pro).

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