Bir Billing Himachal Pradesh

Activity detail

camping in bir billing

Paragliding is special recreational adventure activity of flying Paraglider in air. Paragliding is very adventurous activity which require special skill to experience safe. Paragliding can be done solo and Tandem. Bir Billing is best spot for paragliding – aero-sport in India and 2nd best place for paragliding in world. Bir Billing successfully hosted paragliding world cup in 2015. Paragliding Pilots from 140 countries participated in Paragliding world cup.


Day 1: Arrive Bir and Transfer to BillingArrive Bir and drive to Billing starting point of the trek which is at 2430 mts from sea level and famous for paragliding, spend a night here to acclimatize.Overnight stay in dome Tents

Day 2: Trek from Billing to RajGandhaMorning after breakfast with packed lunch start trekking towards RajGundha village. Trail goes to uphill for first 15 mins. to reach a proper wide trail. Trek is passing through dense Oak, Rhododendron and Deodar’s trees. There are so many endangered birds in the forest, so stay silent to spot some. Enjoy the nature at its fullest here.
After trekking to 2-3 hrs, you reach at the highest point of the trek at 2700 mts. at Channa ghat, where you have the view of two valleys. One side Kangra valley and other Raj-gundha valley with snow covered mountain range of Himalaya’s. Visit Saptvadini temple and later resume trek to other side of valley to Raj-gundha village. Trek from here is downhill. Environment here is fresh and aroma od Deodara forests rejuvenate the body cells. After trekking of 1-2 hrs, you reach Raj gundha forest and Kukkar gundha villages. Overnight stay in dome Tents

Day 3: Raj Gundha to PalachakSpend some time in the Raj gundha and Kukkar gundha villages to know their culture, livelihood, tradition homes. This is the last village in this part of the valley. Later we start our trek to Palachak. Trail passing through dense forest of Deodar’s and the Oak. Trek is easy and well defined route. We cross an improvised bridge to reach Plachak Camping area. Campsite is along the Uhl river. Uhl river is famous for Trout fishes. Camping near the Uhl river. Overnight stay in dome Tents.

Day 4: Palachak to Bara granPost breakfast start trek to Badagran village, we follow the same trail for backwards for while and then divert towads Bada gran village. We need to croos bridge and the trail leads us to Bada gran village. This is very close to last road head. After spending some in village to know their life, we walk to our vehicle.

Day 5:- Paragliding, Monastery and Bir visitMorning post breakfast drive for 18 kms for take-off point to Billing for paragliding flight of 15-30 mins. Landing at Bir and visit Palpung Sherbling monastery, Bhattu. Overnight stay in Camp Oak View, Bir.

Day 6:- Departure

Paragliding is an adventurous activity. One enjoyed it as much, as you fear from it. More the fare factor, more the thrill and more the adventure. As you concerned about safety, this is your real and true worry, if you flying first time here in Billing. Our Pilots are experienced, trained and know all the flying zones here. Bir-Billing Paragliding is quite safe, pilots here are experienced in tandem flights (2 person fly in one paraglider – one is pilot and other person is for joy ride). All the control and direction handled by pilot. Pilot flying with you have knowledge of air speed, altitude, clouds, wind, temperature and the route required for safe flight, you just enjoy the flight and he handle the rest.