Feel like a bird while gliding in the air and catch the breathtaking glimpses of Dehradun Valley and Mussoorie hills. Paragliding in Dehradun is one of the most exotic locations for paragliding. Located near Rajiv Gandhi Cricket Stadium, this paragliding point is the best for Paragliding in Uttarakhand.
Paragliding is an outdoor sport and an adventure activity where one has to fly a paraglider. Paragliding in India has recently become a fad as the youngsters are going gaga for this adventure activity. We have trained and Government certified Guides help paragliders to make this short journey adventurous.
Price of Paragliding in Dehradun:
The price of paragliding depends on the duration of the flight. The minimum cost of paragliding in Dehradun is Rs 3500/ person.
|Flight Type||Duration||Price Per Person|
|Short paragliding fly||5-10 min||Rs 3500|
|Long paragliding fly||10-15 min||Rs 4500|
Note: Flying time sometimes varies due to low wind currents.
- Location- Near Maldevta Intercollege, Dehradun
- Weight - Min - 35kg, Max - 85 kg
- Age - 14 yr (minimum)
- Operational Timings - 10:00 am - 4:30 Pm
- Flying Height - 4000 feet
- Nearby Paragliding Locations - Bhimtal
- Paragliding (Long or Short fly)
- Safety gears
- Transfers from office to take-off site and back
- Licensed Pilots & Instructors certified by Uttarakhand Tourism
- Anything not mentioned above
- If cancellations are made within 30 days or prior, no cancellation charges will be deducted from the booking amount.
- If cancellations are made between 30-15 days, 50% of the booking amount will be charged as cancellation fee.
- If cancellations are made in less than 7 days, 100% of the booking amount will be charged as cancellation fee.
- In the event of ‘No show’, No refund shall be made under any circumstances.
Once cancelled, any refunds would be processed in original payment method in 10 working day.
FAQs about Paragliding in Dehradun:
The paragliding activity is operated under the guidance of trained professionals. Therefore it is a completely safe activity to experience. All the gears and equipment used in the activity is of the finest quality.
Also, the pilots are licensed by the Uttarakhand government.
The cost of paragliding in Dehradun depends on the duration of the flight. A short tandem flight of 5-10 minutes will cost Rs 3500 and a long flight of 10-15 minutes will cost you Rs 4500 per person.
Yes, there is age and weight limitations for participants for paragliding in Dehradun.
The minimum age should be 14 years. However, there are no upper age limits. And the minimum weight should be between 30-90 kg.
The option of capturing videos and photos are available in the paragliding site. However, the additional charges Rs 500 for pictures and videos will be there. You can always negotiate these charges with the operator.
The months from October to June are considered the best to enjoy paragliding in Dehradun. As the weather is pleasant during these months and wind currents are suitable for paragliding.
The average duration of paragliding in Dehradun is 15 minutes. However, you can always choose for a longer duration flight if you want to enjoy paragliding to the fullest. The longer flight will last for 20 minutes.
No, videography is not included with paragliding charges. You can avail the video recordings of your flight by paying an additional charge of Rs 500 per person.
The paragliding activity is operated in Maldevta, Dehradun. You should reach Dehradun first, and then hire a local cab till Maldevta which is just 15 km from Rispana Bridge.
You can wear the clothes you find comfortable during outdoor sports. Although, it is advised to wear a body fit trouser, T-shirt and shoes for a perfect paragliding experience.
In Dehradun, there are two take-off points. Each has a different height and used in different flight.
•4000 feet – This level is used for shorter flights that last 10 minutes.
•6000 feet – This is generally suitable for longer flights which lasts about 15 minutes.
Dehradun is just 45 km away from Rishikesh. And the paragliding site i.e., Maldevta is another 20 km from ISBT, Dehradun and 15 km from Rispana Bridge.