Surely from the ground level, Bhimtal is gorgeous but from a higher level, it’s another wonder altogether. We are talking sky high level! Yes, paragliding. One of the most exhilarating experiences of one’s life, paragliding is just perfect for thrill seekers. As one of the budget hotels in Bhimtal, we are here to tell you why you ought to indulge in this thrill-seeking experience. More than thrilling, it’s extremely calming also. If you are scared of heights, fret not it will be just a bit of anxiety you’ll experience before you take the leap but after that, it’s as magical as it gets. Here’s all you need to know about it
Not everyone has thousands of rupees to get out of India to experience skydiving. A much less daunting and affordable version of it is thus offered in the beautiful Bhimtal. The reason why Bhimtal is so special is that it’s excessively beautiful and the gradual drop from the sky with the views of this hill town is just breathtaking. Located at 1370 meters above the sea level in the lower Himalayan region, Bhimtal is almost like a dream. To be able to do the activity you have to head to Naukuchiatal for that is where most of these activities happen. You can find endless services that can arrange the most comfortable drop for you. For any assistance, you can definitely expect hotel pine crest to assist its guest with everything, from travel to bookings and more.
If it’s solely paragliding that you want to go to Bhimtal for then the perfect months are March – June, and September – December. The light breeze and the weather conditions are just right for the perfect flight during those months. So remember to plan that paragliding trip in these months and you can witness the bird’s eye view of this gorgeous town. To experience the beauty of the rest of town you can head down to Bhimtal at any time of the year and you can also book your stay with the pine crest which will be open to serve you throughout the year.
Types of Paragliding activities
There are a number of paragliding activities you can choose from and we at Pinecrest hotel will surely assist you in any information you need regarding those. Here are the types of paragliding activities you can choose from:
Thermal flying: This type of flying utilizes the warm air as well as the heat of the surrounding to rise-up in the air. Once the paraglider has taken off the thermals are detached from the source. This method needs just a bit more precision and persistence.
Cross-Country flying: This type of flying requires the pilot to move from one thermal to the immediate next. The pilot has to identify and negotiate the thermals on the basis of the land feature. Thus, this type of flying requires expertise.
Soaring: This type of flying is totally dependent on the wind movement which is used to propel one further.
You definitely have to try paragliding when in Bhimtal, it will make for one of the most memorable experiences of your life. Remember to stay at one of the budget hotels in Bhimtal, The Pine Crest.