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Ultimate Munsiyari Paragliding Guide

Updated: Feb 16

This blog is for everyone who is looking for a paragliding (joyride) experience in Munsiyari. We have given all the information about paragliding Munsiyari in this Ultimate Guide.

Use these pointers to navigate the ultimate guide.

 

Attractions


Paragliding is an exciting activity and most people who love adventure games and those who aspire to experience the breathtaking moments of life can try this adventurous game. Munsiyari the capital of Pithoragarh district in Uttarakhand is another choice for paragliding.


Panchachuli is a group of five peaks and is the star attraction while paragliding as they look like Chimneys and are among the magnificent peak of Nandadevi, Nandakot, Rajarambha, and mountains of Nepal Himalayas.


Paragliding in Munsiyari will be perfect to wind up your trip as you may also enjoy camping on nearby hills at night during your visit to this hill station which is located at an altitude of 2200m above sea level.


paragliding joyride over the Panchachuli in Munsiyari.

 

Price

Types of Fly

Duration

Price

Normal Fly

10 - 15 min

3,500

Long Fly

15 - 30 min

5,000

Note - Duration of flight also depends upon wind conditions.

 

Height

Take off

6,500 ft

Landing

3,500ft


 

Dos and don'ts


Listen to pilot instructions carefully before the flight and follow them.

 

Is Paragliding Safe in Munsiyari?


Yes, paragliding is safe in Munsiyari because we prioritize safety. We have top-quality paragliding equipment as well as qualified and competent pilots.

 

Required minimum age and weight


DreamAdventures provides paragliding joyrides for anyone aged 13 and above with body weights ranging from 30 kg to 90 kg. (Please keep in mind that basic physical fitness and good health are essential.)


82 years old man and paragliding Kishan taking photo in Bir landing ground after paragliding in Bir Billing.

 

How to reach Munsiyari?


By Road

Munsiyari is well connected by motorable highways to major Uttarakhand and northern India sites. Buses go from ISBT Anand Vihar to Tanakpur, Almora, Champawat, Haldwani, and many more destinations, from where you can simply take a local cab to reach Munsiyari from the main Kumaon destinations.


Munsiyari is a lengthy trip from Delhi, thus a stopover at Vijjaypur, Chaukori, or Almora is recommended. If you're taking public transportation, you may take a bus from Anand Vihar ISBT to Almora, then another to Munsiyari. You may also board a bus from Pithoragarh, 135 km away from Munsiyari.

google map of Delhi to Munsiyari route by car

By train

Tanakpur and Kathgodam are the nearest railheads to Munsiyari. Tanakpur Railway Station is 286 kilometers away, while Kathgodam Railway Station is 275 kilometers away from Munsiyari.


Taxis and buses run frequently between Tanakpur and Kathgodam and Munsiyari. These two Railway stations are well connected with the major major destination of India.


By air

Pantnagar Airport is the closest airport to Munsiyari. Pantnagar airport is located 249 km from Munsiyari in Uttarakhand's Nainital District. Taxis go from Pantnagar Airport to Munsiyari.

 

Booking, Cancellation, and Refund Policy.

  • At DreamAdventures you can book paragliding online.

  • Bookings made in advance with partial or full payment by travelers will be given priority.

  • Flights that are canceled due to inclement weather are completely refundable and can also be rescheduled at a later date/time.

  • If the customer cancels, the advance deposit is non-refundable.

 

Other Important Information

  • Make sure your car has sufficient fuel, as the lone Petrol Pump in Munsiyari occasionally runs out of fuel.

  • Carry enough cash because there are just a few ATMs that are frequently out of cash.

  • Munsiyari is a tiny town with few hotels and homestays, which are full most of the time, especially during peak season. If feasible, please reserve your accommodations in advance.

  • Traveling during the monsoon season is often dangerous owing to landslides and cloudbursts. Before traveling to Munsiyari, check with local authorities about the weather and road conditions.

 

Munsiyari FAQs


Is Munsiyari Worth Visiting?

Yes, Munsiyari is worth visiting. Munsiyari is a charming village in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district, set among the snow-capped Himalayan hills. It has magnificent natural beauty perspectives. This picturesque hill station is located at an elevation of 2298 meters above sea level.

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Conclusion

Paragliding is not only an adventure sport, it's also a new way of traveling and exploring places. If you are ready for adventure, then go for it. I hope this ultimate guide for paragliding in Munsiyari would help you to get an exciting and adventurous trip with your friends and family.


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