Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh
Aero sports is one of the most played Adventurous sports in Himachal Pradesh.If you are also interested in experiencing Aero sports in Himachal Pradesh then pack your bags and get ready for Himachal Pradesh sports tour. Bir and Billing are the two places in Himachal Pradesh which are very famous for aero sports. This place is called the Paragliding Capital of India. One must follow some of the rules before performing any aero sport.Kangra Valley of Himachal Pradesh is a perfect place where one can experience the fun of Paragliding. Bundla Dhar near Bilaspur and Intkali in the Pabbar valley are also very famous for Paragliding. Perfect time at which you can experience paragliding is between May to June and September to October. Bir and Billing has organized many international games of Paragliding which includes three international and five national rallies of Hand gliding.
Kullu in Himachal Pradesh is also a main place for Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh. In Kullu , one can have the fun of paragliding at the high hills like Bijli Mahadev, Rohtang Pass, Kothi and Solang Nallah. If one is performing this task for the first time then there is a special spot for them in Solang and Bijli Mahadev.One must be more than one 15 years old and his/her weight should be between 45 kg to 85kg. Paragliding can take you to the height of 20,000 ft for nearly 20 minutes. Himachal Pradesh Tourism Department conducts many games of Himalayan Paragliding Pre World Event in Bir and Billing to attract more people in Himachal Pradesh.
Paragliding Gear sports in Himachal Pradesh
Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh is another popular aero sport. There are many gear shops of Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh. In these shops , you will find all these things- a glider, a harness, a safety helmet, a life jacket, a variometer, ankle support shoes and rough clothing. Most of the gear shops of paragliding are situated in tourist spot Narkanda.Hundreds and Thousands of people love to come here to experience this amazing sport. Gliding is totally dependent of the wind currents and hence performed when there is sufficient air currents to move the wings of Hand Glider. Engine backup is not needed for this sport. Billing and Dharamkot in Himachal Pradesh are the main places where you will find a perfect platform for Hand Gliding. Tourism and Travel department of Himachal Pradesh keeps on conducting many championships of Hand Gliding here. One factor which is very important for Hand Gliding is the mental and Physical fitness. These are some important things which is needed for performing Hand Gliding- a glider, a harness, a safety helmet, a life jacket, a variometer, ankle support shoes and rough clothing.
Paragliding Guide centres in Himachal Pradesh
You will find many guide centres of Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh. Some the centres are in Narkanda, Manali, Bir and Billing. Also, you can find the centres of Hand gliding and parglining in Dharamshala. The best time to perform Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh is between March to June and mid- August to November is. Overweight or High and low blood pressure persons are not allowed for performing Hand Gliding. Don’t wait now, pack your bags and get ready for a tour in Himachal Pradesh, where you can experience many Adventurous Sports.
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