Dancing with the winds through the clear blue skies as you paraglide over the lush green north eastern tea gardens of Darjeeling. A professional tandem shall take you over Eastern Himalayas while you are not expected to have any prior experience. This unique sensation of free flight and breathtaking panoramic views of the Darjeeling peaks and its wildlife is an absolutely unforgettable adventure at Kalimpong.
TANDEM FLYING FOR THE BEGINNERS
Both the pilot and you have separate harnesses that are attached to each other and the wing. Once launched, you can just sit back and enjoy the breath taking view from the amazing heights and capture some pictures also in your camera.
THE TAKE OFF THE LANDING POINTS
The take-off point of the flight is Deolo Hill in Kalimpong ( situated at an altitude of 1250 meters) one of the best view points in Darjeeling. The flying trip lasts between 10 to 30 minutes depending on the wind conditions. There are two types of flights – Medium (10 to 15 mins) & Cross Country (20 to 30 mins) The paragliding agencies provide transportation from the landing location to the starting point.