Paragliding in Shimla takes place at Waknaghat on the Chandigarh-Shimla national highway at a distance of about 20 km before Shimla. Since the paragliding spot is located on the way to Shimla, it is normally a good option to stop at Waknaghat for a scintillating paragliding experience. Otherwise, you can always come to Waknaghat from Shimla for paragliding and reach your hotel back at Shimla in the evening after a thrilling outing.
Paragliding Spot in Shimla
The paragliding spot in Shimla is located near the Waknaghat market on the Chandigarh-Shimla national highway. Reaching the spot is absolutely easy because it is located on the main highway. Ample parking space is available at Waknaghat which makes the overall experience very comfortable. There is a booking counter on the road side quite close to the gate of Bahra University. After booking a slot, you will be taken to the actual paragliding spot which is hardly 5-minute walk away on the road that leads to Jaypee University.
Paragliding in Shimla Cost
Paragliding in Shimla cost is Rs. 3,500/- per person for a paragliding session of 15-20 minutes. Long duration flights are also available at an extra cost.
The Overall Experience
After taking off, you would actually be flying higher than the level of Chandigarh-Shimla highway. The view of the mountains and the vehicles moving on the highway is majestic. Jaypee University of Information Technology is quite close to the spot and its aerial way is marvelous. The flight ends at the Wakna village from where free cab facility is available for coming back to the Waknaghat market. One can also come back to the road-level on foot for another adventurous activity. It shall not take more than 45 minutes.
We encourage you to go for paragliding in Shimla on your next visit to Shimla. It is an amazing experience and will surely give you the adrenaline rush of a lifetime. For paragliding in Shimla booking, simply fill up the enquiry form on this page. Our team will get back to you with all the details instantly.
However, it is important to note that we ourselves do not run any agency carrying out paragliding or any other adventure sport activities. We simply connect the consumers with the service providers. Please confirm about their licensing, legality and other important factors before engaging in any adventure sport activity. This website is only an informational website providing information about Shimla and the activities that go on in and around Shimla. It shall not be held responsible for any breach of law done by the original service providers of such activities.