Mask Group: Backpack trip to Bir Billing (Paragliding) and Mandi (trek) 24th to 28th March’17
Let’s make most of the long weekend and head to an adventurous backpacking trip to Himachal Pradesh
(28th March holiday for Gudi Padva)
On our adventure list is:
- Paragliding at Billing, the second best place for Paragliding in the world
#didyouKnow Paragliding World cup in 2015 was held here
- One day trek to Prashar Lake
- Overnight camping with campfire under the stars
About Bir- Billing:
Bir & Billing are twin destinations 14 km from each other. Billing is at the altitude of 2400 mt from sea level and considered as the second best paragliding take off point in the world. Paragliding here is totally safe and full of panoramic view of Dhauladhar mountain range of Himalaya and beautiful Kangra valley.
About Prashar Lake:
The Lake on the other hand is 90 km away from Billing and is located at a height of 2730 m above sea level. With deep blue waters, the lake is held sacred to the sage Prashar and he is regarded to have meditated there. Surrounded by snow-capped peaks and looking down on the fast flowing river Beas, this place offers a grand view to trekkers.
This is what we plan to do -
Day 1 (24th March, Friday): TGIF!! Fun begins...
All backpackers to assemble at Delhi ISBT @5.30pm and board the bus to BIR.
Day 2 (25th March, Saturday): Get ready for Adrenaline rush
Reach Bir early morning, have breakfast and proceed for Paragliding. After some sightseeing from top (Bir), get back on the ground to explore Billing. Have lunch, then leave for Mandi. Overnight in Homestay at Mandi, rest before next adventure.
Day3 (26th March, Sunday): Beautiful Prashar lake trek
Ascend to Prashar Lake, reach atop and enjoy the grand view of Himalayas. Set up camp beside the lake under the stars, campfire and fun.
Day4 (27th March, Monday): Wake up with the beautiful sun rise
After breakfast, start descending for about 3 hours and reach base village i.e. Baggi. Travel to Mandi by road. Reach Mandi to board the bus to Delhi, reach Delhi next morning.
Day5 (28th March, Tuesday):
Reach Delhi in the morning. Trip ends here with loads of happy memories and friends to cherish.
It’s backpacking event so cost will be based on Actuals (TTMM). Tentatively INR 9-10K from Delhi to Delhi inclusive of all adventure activities, stay and food.
Minimum 8 backpackers required for the trip
As this is a backpacking trip, itinerary is subject to change.
For further details and booking please contact:
Arpit Shah : +91-9819948833
Mayank A. Sharma : +91-9819350700
Sandhya Bhatre : +91-9664066395
Praful Patne : +91-9833988867