This 4 nights and 5 days trip to Escapade Bir Barot trip starts from Bir. Bir is a small town in Himachal Pradesh and Billing which is 15 Km away from Bir and makes up for a 42-minute trek, is the center for adventurous activities. Trekking and Paragliding in Bir Billing are the two main adventure sports that Bir Billing is famous for around the country and the world.
Bir Billing has its own set of stories about how the paragliding actually started in the place. If we go by what the local guides claim then it was started by a guy who was interested in paragliding and made his first paraglider using torn polythene pieces and rags.
There is a heavy Tibetan influence over the place and one could never miss the monasteries in Bir Billing, which is also one of the main attractions besides paragliding and adventure sports.
Barot is a part of Uhl River valley and it is considered one of the best places in India for adventure activities. You can go for Barot Valley Trek, fishing or camping while here.
While in Barot, you can go on and explore Nargu wildlife sanctuary which lies across the Uhl river in Mandi district. It has acres of dense forests, tall alpine trees and good hiking trails. An evening hike into this wildlife sanctuary is a must as you will be able to see serene sunset and many types of flora and fauna.
Traveling has been in my genes and all thanks to my family for this. An escape from the monotones of chaotic roads, concrete structures, and work is a must nowadays. After done with trekking and rafti ...