Paragliding in Rishikesh: Overview
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Rishikesh, the “Adventure capital of India” is fast developing as a major tourist hub in Uttarakhand. It offers various daring adventurous activities Camping, Rafting, Ballooning, etc. Among them, the Paragliding activity is quite popular. Paragliding in Rishikesh involves flying a paraglider that generates its thrust from a motorized fan. And thus helps paragliders to fly in the sky. Para-motoring is another name for paragliding activity in Rishikesh. Catch the aerial glimpses of big jets arriving as the paragliding flight takes off near the airport premises. You’ll also get a chance to explore Rishikesh’s beautiful landscapes. Morning paragliding flights are popular for a lovely sunrise view. On the other hand, evening flights showcase the mesmerizing sunset in Rishikesh.
Location of Paragliding
Paragliding can be enjoyed at Rajas Airfield located in Mazari Grant near Fun valley. The Flying Point is just 20 km from Rishikesh. It can be easily reached by cab or local transport.
Price of Paragliding in Rishikesh
The minimum price for paragliding activity in Rishikesh is Rs 4380/ person.
|Flight Type||Price in INR||Duration|
|Kitty Hawk||Rs 4380||12 Minutes|
|Explorer||Rs 6990||22 Minutes|
|Valley Expedition (short)||Rs 10990||30 Minutes|
|Full Rishikesh Expedition||Rs 20490||70 Minutes|
Enjoy the low-level flying experience at a height of 1500 feet above the ground over Rishikesh Valley. The paragliding ride is full of excitement as the gushy winds pass you at 40-60 km/ hr.
Bookings For Paragliding In Rishikesh:
Paragliding activity timings are 6:00-9:00 am in the morning to 4:00-6:00 pm in the evening.
Weight Limits: The body weight of the participants should not be more than 120 kg.
Note: Paragliding is possible only in good weather conditions. And flight time may vary due to different wind pressure.