Adventures in the Paragliding Capital | Female Solo Trip to Bir Billing

28 Nov, 2023

Adventures in the Paragliding Capital | Female Solo Trip to Bir Billing

Far away from the hustle and bustle and the monotony of everyday life, Bir is the perfect escape to retreat into serene valleys and discover yourself while in the lap of nature. Along with these serene views, there are also adventurous things to participate in this quaint little space. Known as the paragliding capital of India, Billing is loved by all adventure junkies. From mountain biking, hand gliding, trekking, and without needing to mention Paragliding, the valleys of Bir have thrill suspended in the air. Every trip to Bir will leave you wanting for more. You can either take a solo trip to Bir or visit with your friends to enjoy the beauty of nature and the thrill of the adventure. So we have listed a few must know facts about Bir to make your travel easy and comfortable.

Best time to visit

You can fall in love with Bir at any point of the year. The place is ever so beautiful throughout the year. Each season has its own charm. Monsoon is generally the quietest time of the year when most of the cafes are empty while some of them even close down. It is the time to explore the calm and peace with the natural beauty of the village. It is the best time for you to take some time away on a female solo trip to Bir. But if you want to experience Bir in its full glory, June to October are the months to visit. The autumn months of October and November witness the best sunsets of the year. The winters in Bir are not very cold but the warm sunny mornings and and the view of the snow capped peaks become the highlight for your group female solo trip to Bir. While billing receives some snowfall and the views while paragliding are to die for. While flying high in the sky, you can see the snow covered mountains and your hair is filled with chilly air.

Bir Billing sunsets
Enjoy sunsets and gliding in Bir on your solo trip to Bir

A perfect mix of adventure and peace

When people ask what can we do in Bir? We generally ask what do you want to do in Bir? Are you seeking adventure? Or you want to experience slow travel? Or do you want to enjoy delectable food in instagram worthy cafes? Bir has a variety of experiences to offer. One of the major highlights of Bir Billing is Paragliding. Nothing could be more eventful than flying under the sky from where you can see a whole different world around. This is one experience we recommend with your women only trip to Bir. An experience that can be cherished for life long. Bir also offers number of trekking options to the adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers. You will come across beautiful waterfalls on yours treks where you can dip into its fresh water and refresh yourselves. Along with these, you can also enjoy camping in Bir. It would provide you an opportunity to enjoy the night sky in all its glory.

Paragliding in Bir
Paragliding on your trip to Bir

Apart from all the adventure, a trip to Bir can also be an ideal slow travel location. Where you can just sit and admire the mountains and meadows surrounding you. You can also enjoy mesmerising sunsets from the landing site. Visit the Tibetan monasteries and find the solace and peace your that your soul craves for. You can also explore the Deer Park institute where you can enrol yourself in any course or just meditate for your mind’s peace. Along with all these, don’t miss out on the cute little cafes that are scattered all around the village, each with their own specialty. Each of these activities will satisfy whatever your travelling need is. The stay in Bir has nominal options from hostels to good resorts.

Cafes to explore in Bir

Get the best of the connectivity

Bir Billing is located just a few kilometres off the Manali highway, making the connectivity to the place, easy and convenient. Although there are no direct flight available for Bir, you can get convenient travelling options via road or rail. The nearest airport is situated 68 Kms in Dharamshala. Well-connected with both Delhi and Mumbai, you can hire a taxi to reach your destination.

If you want to enjoy the scenic train ride, the nearest station is Ahju which is only 3 km away from Bir. But it is not that well connected to other cities. It is better to take a train till Pathankot, which is well connected and hop on the toy train till Ahju. This can be added to your solo trip itinerary for Bir.

Taking an overnight bus from Delhi or Chandigarh is the most convenient and cheap way to reach Bir. These buses will drop you at the main bus stand inside Bir. Getting to Bir is easy and if you are travelling from North India, it is also cheap.

Camping in bir on solo trip

If you are planning a trip to Bir but are not sure if you can make the trip on your own, join us on our female solo trip to Bir billing where you explore new places with strangers who turn into your lifelong friends. With our group, you not only get a chance to experience solo travel away from your comfort zone but also get a safety net who takes care of your stay and travel. So don’t wait up to take your solo trip, sign up with us today!