Paragliding at Kalimpong

Welcome to Himalayan Eagle Paragliding at Kalimpong

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With no prior experience necessary, you can soar the skies over Eastern Himalayas with a professional Tandem Pilot from Himalayan Eagle Paragliding. This unique sensation of free flight and breathtaking panoramic views of the mountains is an absolutely unforgettable adventure at Kalimpong. Tandem flying involves one well trained and experienced pilot flying with a passenger who doesn’t need to have any previous training or experience. Both have separate harnesses that are attached to each other and the wing. Paragliding harnesses are built for comfort and safety. Once launched the passenger just sits back, relaxes and takes in the epic scenery. Even taking pictures is not a problem.

To fly in the Himalayas is an unforgettable experience. The scenery and the flying conditions make the flight to a memory for your life. Try tandem flights with our experienced pilots.

We offer two types of flights

Regular Flight: Start at Delo (near Science City) and landing at Dr. Graham homes ground Distance about 5 km. Duration of this flight is about 15 min.

Cross Country: Start at Delo (near Science City) and landing at Relli Distance about 10 km. Duration of this flight is about 30 min.

How to Reach

Taxi from Kalimpong to start point about Rs.250/- (one way).

The Passenger

The passenger doesn't need to have any privies experience or training. The passenger should wear steady shoes like sneakers or trekking shoes, light warm jacket in winter. However in summer you can fly in t-shirt.

The Flight

Before the flight the pilot gives short information about the flight to the passenger. The passengers also sign a liability form and do the payment before takeoff. After that the pilot secures the passenger in a passenger harness and secures himself in a pilot harness. The start is easy, after a few steps by the pilot and the passenger the glider is airborne.

The duration of the flight is normally 15 minutes or 30 min down. The duration depends on the sun and the wind. At the landing the pilot and passenger takes a few steps when they softly touch down at the landing field.

The Pilots

The pilots are well experienced and they are flying since a long time.