Second, a certain level of physical fitness and cardiac strength is required to pull off a paragliding session. Unless licensed, most glides happen with the pilot tagging along, trust us, sailing through the clouds is not walk in the park! So count your blessings that an able pilot is manning your glide.
The glide time itself last from 10-40 minutes depending on how well you take to thermals. The view from up there is worth conquering your fear of heights too! Sailing over emerald tea estates with white snow-capped mountains lining the horizon.
Lastly, there is more to do in this beautiful destination than a few minutes of life-changing paragliding. Read our Rakkh Patrika to know more about things to do in and around here.
Rakkh is the ideal resort in Himachal Pradesh. It is multidimensional being a different experience to different people. A family vacation, an adventure holiday, a yoga retreat, perfection workcation resort and more. A short drive of 90 minutes through the beautiful, winding mountain village roads takes you to the take-off site. The activities manager here, Moka is a seasoned adventurer himself with many peaks under his boots and many a glide under his sail. Reach out to him to plan your adventure holiday at Rakkh Resort in Himachal Pradesh. Moka has many secrets and hidden trails that will add to an extra dimension of excitement to your adventure. For instance, he would probably take you hand gliding instead of paragliding, a completely different experience, one that not many know or understand.
Although hand gliding at Bir Billing and the world, in general, is much older than paragliding, the latter is more popular. But adventure purists swear by hand gliding over paragliding. Come to Rakkh and experience both hand gliding and paragliding at Bir Billing first hand and make your own call. Sail you soon!