In your opinion, what are characteristics that an ideal weekend destination should definitely have? Beautiful views, happening weather, offbeat spots, and a place where you can have some awesome unique experiences. Right? But aren’t you pissed off at a place filled with tourists? You want some peace too, right?
This article will talk about one such place called ‘Bir.’ A blissful little village in the Kangra Valley that may prove to be an absolutely idyllic spot for a weekend vacation or a long weekend getaway. If you’re wondering what you can do there, take a look at these top things to do in Bir and explore Bir.
Paragliding: Once in a lifetime experience
Have you ever experienced Paragliding? If not, now is the time! Paragliding is the most popular activity in Bir Billing and the months of March to May and October to November have the best weather to go for it. You can also enrol in training programs to improve your knowledge of the sport. If you are an adventure seeker, this place is a must-see. The glide begins at Billing (2400 m) and concludes in the Tibetan Colony’s Western Edge (14 km south).
For experienced paragliders, solo Paragliding is also an option. In a two-seater glider, a novice can paraglide with a skilled instructor. The Bir Billing can be seen from above while Paragliding. Hang gliding is also available here. Bir paragliding gives you a bird’s-eye view of the entire region. It is a once-in-a-lifetime event for many people, including all safety equipment and a trained pilot.
At Bir, camping can prove to be a fantastic experience for you. One can stare at the stars while breathing in the pure air. The tents also contribute to the promotion of ecotourism.
Bonfires accompanying music sessions are common at the camps.
The location of this area allows for some of the most breathtaking sunsets. The paragliding landing place is one of the simplest and closest options. Furthermore, before returning to the Bir paragliding area, the higher Bir or Billing is perfect for overnight camping, bonfires, and panoramic views. Isn’t that a fantastic plan? There are campsites in Bir, but you can also buy camping and paragliding packages.
Sounds good, right? Bir Billing’s twisting roads and motorways are properly maintained and are a tourist attraction for Mountain biking. This can be done around the villages to get to the mesmerizing paraglider landing place. Palampur, a nearby hill station, is also reachable by bike. The panorama of farmland and villages along the way to Deol is breathtaking. Various shops provide hourly bike rentals there. So, what are you waiting for now? Get up and pack your bags!