5 Cool Destinations Across India To Go Paragliding

Vagamon, Kerala

Located in the Idukki district of Kerala, the beautiful hill station is a dream for adventure enthusiasts. Temperatures ranging from 10- 23 degree Celsius on summer midday, this place is ideal for paragliding. Trained pilots are available which means tandem flights are possible.

Arambol, Goa

One of the famous beach areas of Goa, Arambol is also famous for the paragliding experiences that the place has to offer. The best launching point is the headland above the Kalacha Lake. Arambol is perfect for beginners, the reason being the smooth and calm breeze which is perfect for a no-break flight.

Yelagiri, Tamil Nadu

This is one of the best places for paragliding in south India. Located about 3 hours away from the capital city of Chennai, the hill station of Yelagiri is a boon for travellers and adventure seekers. The hill station also has a paragliding club which lends various paragliding equipment and also provides various tandem flights. The beautiful green grass of the hill station and the altitude of about 2000 m is perfect for an amazing paragliding experience.

Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

Located around 60 km (2 hours) away from Mussoorie is Lakhamandal on the Yamunotri Road and take off point is 20km from there.

Kunjapuri, Uttarakhand

Kunjapuri is one of the most desired locations for paragliding enthusiasts. Located in the holy city of Rishikesh on the banks of the sacred river Ganges. Kunjapuri is erected by nature at the peak of the Shivalik range. Once airborne you are feasting your eyes on the Banderpunch, Sawrga Rohini, Chaukhamba and Gangotri peaks. If mountaineering humbles you gliding in the air at par with the Himalayas will make you feel surreal. Relish as you see the sun going beneath the mountains after a hard day's work casting a luminous glow over the landscape.