Shimla has always been a favourite family holiday destination for distant states and a weekend gateway of tourists from adjoining states of Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, UP, and J&k. The magnificent snow capped lush green mountains have always been a tourist destination and spiritual laboratory of the world.
What makes Shimla a desired destination for thousands of people however is because it is perfect for all kinds of vacations. From honeymooners to adventure seekers to families. The charming beauty of Shimla station has attracted countless filmmakers and cinematographers and adventure film makers.
Since Himachal is emerging as a favourite adventure sports destination, Shimla is no more untouched with this and has emerged as a favourite spot for adventure lovers. Paragliding at Junga, the only approved paragliding site by the Tourism Department in Distt. Shimla, owned by “The Glide Inn” is merely 14 Kms from Shimla and is easily accessible from Chail and Kufri as well.
If you are looking for paragliding experience in serenity and intend to avoid traffic and hustle and bustle of tourists and vehicles, then look no further for Junga.
Junga, a quaint town of Shimla offers a banquet of adventure activities - Paragliding, Trek to waterfalls, Hiking, Camping, Tree Top Adventure and Corporate activities at the The Glide Inn landing site. The mesmerising view encompassing cedar forest on one side, Shimla on other side and Solan valley in front makes it unique in terms of flying experience. Apart from adventure sports it's becoming a favourite destination for nature lovers and thrill seekers.
The take off site is approximately 7000 feet high and landing is 5000 feet from sea level. The paragliding landing site is approximately 5 acres of flat land having camping, cafeteria, tree top adventure and trekking to waterfalls.
When you are at Shimla, you must visit - Junga @ THE GLIDE INN for an amazing Paragliding experience.