Bir Billing is a huge Tibetan community which lies at the lower reaches of this valley. Upper Bir village is inhabited by farmers who also run the business of paragliding. This setting makes Bir Billing home to some beautiful monasteries, meditation studies, and delicious Tibetan food.
The charming village of Bir in Kangra valley shot to fame in 2015 when Paragliding World Cup was organized here. It is the second-best site in the world and foremost in Asia for paragliding.
Billing (alt-7800 ft.) is 14 km away from Bir and is the take-off site for paragliders. A pristine, off-beaten and uncluttered trek, winding through Himalayan pine forests, connects Bir to Billing.Continue Reading