Bir is a village located in the west of Joginder Nagar Valley in the state of Himachal Pradesh in northern India. Mostly referred as “Paragliding Capital of India”, Bir is also a noted centre for ecotourism, spiritual studies and meditation.
Bir-Billing is a Paragliding destination in the heart of Himalaya’s near famous tourist destination Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh. it is the best paragliding spot in Asia and second best in the entire world and has been a host venue for the “First Paragliding World Cup of India.” This event happened in the month of October, 2015.”
During world cup 150 top ranked paragliding pilots of all over the world participating along with 500 free flying pilots. This was a great opportunity for many local paragliding pilots to show their skills to world.
Bir Billing provides the option of Paragliding, Trekking to Himachali tribal villages, Mountain Biking, Angling and Camping. Apart from the paragliding there are numerous Tibetan monasteries in this beautiful hill town.