Topic: Operational Updates

Paragliding Reopens in Bir, Kullu; Site XC record broken – April 2022

Tandem and Solo Paragliding reopened today at Bir Billing, Dobhi (Kullu Manali), and Dharamsala after a gap of more than a month. Paragliding activities in the region are expected to remain open throughout the summers. ParaBooking is now accepting advance bookings for all varieties of Tandem Paragliding services it offers in the region, including¬†Classic Paragliding¬†(Top […]

Paragliding in Bir, Kullu remains closed; Shimla Open – March 2022

Tandem paragliding operations in Bir Billing and Kullu Manali remain shut indefinitely. The move was enforced by the District administration in response to the recent surge in the cases of Paragliding accidents in the valley. All paragliding operators in Bir Billing and Kullu Manali region have been instructed to shut tandem paragliding operations. In compliance […]

Paragliding resumes in Bir Billing – February 2022 Update

Paragliding resumed in Bir Billing and Dharamsala today after a week-long closure owing to the International T20 Cricket Match happening in Dharamsala last week by the order of the Superintendent of Police, Kangra at Dharamsala. Tandem paragliding activities in the district Kangra are expected to remain operational through the month of March and April. Guests […]

Paragliding closed for T20 Cricket Match – February 2022

Paragliding in Bir Billing and Dharamsala is closed from the 22nd of February to the 27th of February by the order of the Superintendent of Police, Kangra at Dharamshala. The closure is on the account of the T20 International Cricket Match scheduled to be played at the HPCA Stadium Dharamsala on the 26th and 27th […]

Billing & Manali receives the first snowfall of the season – December 2021 Update

The Paragliding take-off site at Billing (2500m) received the first snowfall of the season today, while Bir landing site (1400m) has been receiving incessant rains for the past two days. A similar weather pattern was observed in Kullu and Manali, with Manali receiving fresh snow today and the temperatures dropping to a low of zero […]

Paragliding in Bir Billing temporarily closed – November 2021 Update

Tandem Paragliding in Bir Billing is closed between 21-22 November 2021 because of a paragliding accident in the region. All paragliding operators in Bir Billing have been advised to shut tandem paragliding operations. Bir Billing operations of ParaBooking has stopped taking new bookings until 25 November. All guests who are booked with ParaBooking are being […]

Paragliding in Dobhi closed today – 16 November 2021

Tandem Paragliding in Dobhi (Kullu Manali) is closed for a day on 16 November 2021. The closure is on account of inspection of paragliding equipment by the office of the Deputy Director, Tourism & Civil Aviation, Kullu. The closure is temporary, and normal operations of tandem paragliding services are set to resume from Wednesday, 17 […]

Paragliding resumes in Bir-Billing – September 2021 Update

Paragliding in Bir Billing and Dharamshala has resumed today, i.e. 16 September 2021, after a break of 2 months on account of the Monsoon rains. Shutting down all paragliding activities during the two months of Monsoons is routine. Tourists visiting the valley can now enjoy tandem paragliding experiences with ParaBooking. October is one of the […]

Paragliding is closed for the Monsoons – July 2021 Update

Paragliding is closed for the season, with effect from 15 July 2021, and is slated to reopen tentatively from 15 September 2021 onwards. Shutting down all paragliding activities during the two months of Monsoons is routine. In fact, mid-July to mid-September is the only time of the year when all paragliding activities cease to operate. […]

Covid-19 Unlock Update – July 2021

Himachal Pradesh had earlier lifted the lockdown on Paragliding activities in the state. In further ease of restrictions, the government has announced on the SEC order dated 22 June 2021 that all businesses and paragliding activities are now allowed until 8 PM on all days of the week. Safety measures like wearing masks and maintaining […]