Bir –Billing – A heavenly destination for the paragliding lovers


Bir –Billing, located in the Baijnath tehsil of Kangra district, is considered one of the best places for high altitude paragliding. Bir is a beautiful village, completely colored with greenery, surrounded by tea estates, and Billing is the main spot for paragliding. You take off from an elevation of 3890 meters, that is Billing, and lands on the meadows of Bir, a village in Chowgan. The distance between the two sites is aroud14 KM. September to November is the best period Bir-Billing offers to the paraglider pilots. Even on a day with bad weather, one can easily fly 20-25 KM and over 80 KM on a sunny day. The destination is about 50 km from Dharamsala. Here are a few tempting scenes captured in images.

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