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Paragliding in Manali

Manali is well-known destination in Himachal to indulge into numerous adventure sports and activities. Out of all the adventure sports and activities, paragliding is one of the most famous adventure sport among tourist of Manali.  In Last few year Manali became perfect paragliding destination which promises to awaken the true adventure enthusiast in you. It is the place to be if you wish to soar in the clear blue skies like and bird and explore the breathtaking sights of the mountains. There are some nearby destinations where you can enjoy paragliding like Solang Valley, set at a distance of 14 km from Manali town.

The best time to enjoy Paragliding in Manali is months of May to September.

What are the options available?

Travelers who wish to enjoy paragliding in Manali are offered with three kinds of flights:

1.       Short flight

  • Duration: 2 – 5 minutes
  • Location: Solang Nala
  • In this flight, the person is taken 100 - 150 meter up the slope. From there, the person takes a flight along with the pilot in a two seater paraglider.

2.       Medium flight

  • Duration: 3- 7 minutes
  • Location: Solang Nala
  • Medium flight is similar to small flight but it is done in a zig-zag motion. The flight takes more time to land than short flights.

3.       High flight

  • Duration: 20-30 minutes
  • Location: Solang Nala
  • This type of flight is available for experienced paragliders only. It is recommended to those who have much experience with short flights.