PARAGLIDING:-This sport is a mix of sky diving and hand gliding. Places where paragliding is regularly done are Solang Valley, Dobhi, bajoura in Kullu valley, Bundla Dhar near Bilaspur, Intkali near Rohru and Bir in Palampur.
Paragliding is organized in Kullu valley throughout the year at Dobhi between Kullu and manali, and Solang Valley, located 14 kms from Manali and other locations like Marhi, ,Haripur, Bajoura, Fatru, Bijli Mahadev etc. There are generally two kind of flights:
1. Short flights : The client is taken 100 – 150 mts up the slope and takes a flight along with the pilot in the two seater paraglider. The flight lasts for approximately 60 – 90 seconds.
2. High flying : Approximately 20-30 minutes flight and arranged at Fatru, Kothi, Hallan, Dobhi, Bajaura, Haripur and Bijli Mahadev. Mainly for experienced pilots who have done short flights.