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Best Paragliding Tours in Lonavala

The Hill station of Lonavala is a scenic wonder and to explore the mountainous peaks and evergreen shrubs can be an awe-inspiring experience when you are paragliding in Lonavala. One of the most visited tourist attractions the activity is been supervised by certified pilots and experienced flyers.

Learning about paragliding can be an extremely interesting activity and when you try your share of the paragliding experience, a tutorial session explaining the types of paragliding is been explained to every flyer. So, based on your understanding and risk appetite you can choose from instructional tandem, Classic tandem and Acro tandem.

The activity is adventurous and spine-chilling but gives you a great view of the beautiful locales with fresh air that rejuvenates your senses.

Lonavala Paragliding gets interesting after monsoons when you are in for a green visual treat. Feel like a large bird soaring high in the sky and enjoy the blue and yellow beauty of the sky when you take the flight. Professional classes on the nitty-gritty of paragliding are also undertaken in Kamshet, considered to be the most popular location for paragliding.

Get a bird's eye view from atop and enjoy the lovely valley, gorges and the reflective lakes. Do not forget to take a camera to record your experience and take it back home to show to your family and friends.

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Tandem Paragliding in Kamshet ₹ 2999 5.0 star View Details
Tandem paragliding at Kamshet 1D ₹ 4500 3.0 star View Details
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    About the Activity:Reach Kamshet near Lonavala for an outstanding paragliding experience with the assistance of expert guides.Indulge in the exhilarating activity without having previous experience or learning it.The activity happens either in the mornings or after sunse...

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    Kamshet
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    About the Activity:Exciting paragliding in Tikona Peth at Pawna Lakeside near Kamshet with strong paragliding equipment and a well trained pilot.Soar like a bird in the air with an awesome panoramic view of the greenery below and enjoy your time in the sky for maximum fi...

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Traveller Tales from Lonavala

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Sugam Singhal

14 June 2017

A great experience! Worth a try for all nature lovers. The team is very helpful and the pilots are friendly and helpful too. Highly recommend a stay at the Nature's cabin which Thrillophilia books!

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Amrin

22 April 2017

This was an amazing experience! Along with paragliding that can make you feel like a bird conquering the skies, there is an added bonus in the form of a mini trek to reach the top of the cliff, the st...

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99.manoj

19 February 2018

"Vikas was a great tandem pilot...we enjoyed it to the fullest"

What You Should Know More About Paragliding in Lonavala

  • Q. Where can I do Paragliding in Lonavala?

    One of the most popular destinations for paragliding is Kamshet. The exclusive tandem gliding is offered here that offers views of the vast expanse of nature. Paragliding in Kamshet is gaining popularity and is swarming with tourists especially during vacations.

    Professional tutorials are also offered by expertise in the field who maintain the highest record of safety when you are flying. The best time to engage in paragliding is between October and March. The Tandem flight is expected to give you 10 minutes of rejoicing preceded with a prolonged session on instructions while flying.

  • Q. Where can I do Paragliding in Lonavala?

    One of the most popular destinations for paragliding is Kamshet. The exclusive tandem gliding is offered here that offers views of the vast expanse of nature. Paragliding in Kamshet is gaining popularity and is swarming with tourists especially during vacations.

    Professional tutorials are also offered by expertise in the field who maintain the highest record of safety when you are flying. The best time to engage in paragliding is between October and March. The Tandem flight is expected to give you 10 minutes of rejoicing preceded with a prolonged session on instructions while flying.

  • Q. What are the charges of paragliding in Lonavala?

    Kamshet offers tandem paragliding experience with three exclusive packages. The joy tandem paragliding package is priced at Rs 2500 on weekdays and costs Rs 3000/- on weekends. The instructional tandem package will cost you Rs 3950 for the 10 minutes of adrenalin rush.

    Finally, the Acro Tandem ride, which is for skilled and proficient flyers, costs Rs 4500 per person. The Acro Tandem is a 15-20 minute flight with the co-pilot. All the paragliding tours can be booked online with advance payment done while booking and the remainder done upon arrival. The rates are subject to changes depending on the season and tourist rush.

  • Q. What are the charges of paragliding in Lonavala?

    Kamshet offers tandem paragliding experience with three exclusive packages. The joy tandem paragliding package is priced at Rs 2500 on weekdays and costs Rs 3000/- on weekends. The instructional tandem package will cost you Rs 3950 for the 10 minutes of adrenalin rush.

    Finally, the Acro Tandem ride, which is for skilled and proficient flyers, costs Rs 4500 per person. The Acro Tandem is a 15-20 minute flight with the co-pilot. All the paragliding tours can be booked online with advance payment done while booking and the remainder done upon arrival. The rates are subject to changes depending on the season and tourist rush.

  • Q. What are the different kinds of paragliding in Lonavala?

    Paragliding in Lonavala is considered as the best experience one can have here. The entire activity is performed with the help of trained pilots and instructors who also provide a brief tutorial on the do’s and don’ts.

    You will be asked to choose from three types of paragliding namely, Joy or instructional tandem which is a 10 minute paraglide activity for novice flyers. The control will be with the pilot here. The second type is Instructional tandem which is a 10-15 minute flight where the control is with the flyer under strict safety supervision of the pilot.

    The third and the final type is Acro Tandem ride for the skilled flyer. It is timed between 15-20 minutes and extremely confident and proficient flyers are allowed to go for this.

  • Q. What are the different kinds of paragliding in Lonavala?

    Paragliding in Lonavala is considered as the best experience one can have here. The entire activity is performed with the help of trained pilots and instructors who also provide a brief tutorial on the do’s and don’ts.

    You will be asked to choose from three types of paragliding namely, Joy or instructional tandem which is a 10 minute paraglide activity for novice flyers. The control will be with the pilot here. The second type is Instructional tandem which is a 10-15 minute flight where the control is with the flyer under strict safety supervision of the pilot.

    The third and the final type is Acro Tandem ride for the skilled flyer. It is timed between 15-20 minutes and extremely confident and proficient flyers are allowed to go for this.

  • Q. What are the other adventure activities I can do in Lonavala apart from Paragliding?

    Although paragliding is one of the most followed adventure sports in Lonavala, there are many other activities which you can embark on. Camping is quite a popular activity in Lonavala with regular camps being organized especially at the famous Pawna Lake.

    Forest camping is yet another demanded adventure activity in Lonavala. Della adventure park spread in a sprawling area of 5 acres has around 70 sporting activities and is a wonderful option too. Treks especially the firefly trek along with waterfall rappelling to have caught on as alternatives to Paragliding.

  • Q. What are the other adventure activities I can do in Lonavala apart from Paragliding?

    Although paragliding is one of the most followed adventure sports in Lonavala, there are many other activities which you can embark on. Camping is quite a popular activity in Lonavala with regular camps being organized especially at the famous Pawna Lake.


    Forest camping is yet another demanded adventure activity in Lonavala. Della adventure park spread in a sprawling area of 5 acres has around 70 sporting activities and is a wonderful option too. Treks especially the firefly trek along with waterfall rappelling to have caught on as alternatives to Paragliding.

  • Q. What clothes should I wear while doing paragliding?

    If you have to enjoy paragliding to the core, the choice of clothes and attire will augment your experience. It is hence advisable to wear multiple layers of thin clothing so that they do not feel hot and also makes it manageable for them.

    A warm slack or a tight trouser also is a preferable addition to the flight wardrobe. If it is raining or seems like the weather may throw a shower or two, a waterproof overall should be kept handy. Overalls also can be worn otherwise because they are helpful in completing the look especially if any loose cloth happens to get stuck or tangled in any part of the glider.

    If the weather is cold, gloves also come handy along with comfortable shoes to complete the attire.

  • Q. What clothes should I wear while doing paragliding?

    If you have to enjoy paragliding to the core, the choice of clothes and attire will augment your experience. It is hence advisable to wear multiple layers of thin clothing so that they do not feel hot and also makes it manageable for them.

    A warm slack or a tight trouser also is a preferable addition to the flight wardrobe. If it is raining or seems like the weather may throw a shower or two, a waterproof overall should be kept handy. Overalls also can be worn otherwise because they are helpful in completing the look especially if any loose cloth happens to get stuck or tangled in any part of the glider.

    If the weather is cold, gloves also come handy along with comfortable shoes to complete the attire.

  • Q. Which is the best time to do paragliding in Lonavala?

    Paragliding in Lonavala is the most demanded sport here but it is surely suited for a particular span of time. Hence, October to May is considered the flying season because June to September is the monsoon period which makes flying difficult and unsafe.

    Only if you are experienced flyer you will be able to take the harsh winds of the summer but it might get irritable to engage in flying at that juncture. During winters the active conditions of the winds enable good flying while summers from March to May allows the flyer to ascend higher due to the ridge conditions present.

  • Q. Which is the best time to do paragliding in Lonavala?

    Paragliding in Lonavala is the most demanded sport here but it is surely suited for a particular span of time. Hence, October to May is considered the flying season because June to September is the monsoon period which makes flying difficult and unsafe.

    Only if you are experienced flyer you will be able to take the harsh winds of the summer but it might get irritable to engage in flying at that juncture. During winters the active conditions of the winds enable good flying while summers from March to May allows the flyer to ascend higher due to the ridge conditions present.

  • Q. Can we do Tandem Paragliding in Lonavala?

    Yes, the option of tandem paragliding in Lonavala is available. Most of the time, people start their first paragliding in association or in tandem with a pilot. Either the flight is taken and managed by the pilot or it will be done by the flyer in the presence of the pilot.

    Tandem means in sync with the pilot which is surely offered in Lonavala. Kamshet offers three types of tandem paragliding like classic, instrumental and finally Acro tandem glide.

  • Q. Can we do Tandem Paragliding in Lonavala?

    Yes, the option of tandem paragliding in Lonavala is available. Most of the time, people start their first paragliding in association or in tandem with a pilot. Either the flight is taken and managed by the pilot or it will be done by the flyer in the presence of the pilot.

    Tandem means in sync with the pilot which is surely offered in Lonavala. Kamshet offers three types of tandem paragliding like classic, instrumental and finally Acro tandem glide.

  • Q. What are the things I should keep in mind before I do paragliding?

    Some of the checkpoints needed to keep in mind before trying paragliding are as given below:

    1. It is more of a skill-based sport compared to a strong physical body.
    2. Select the safest and the best paragliding equipment. Usually, the points where paragliding happens, there will be a display of all the safety gear and equipment. Double check your equipment for any loose ends.
    3. It is important to listen very carefully to the training provided before the actual glide. Make sure to ask questions so that there is no scope for doubts and fear.
    4. Ensure that you keep an eye on the weather. Usually, paragliding does not happen in bad weather like the monsoon. But during seasonal rush, it is a possibility that weather gets inconsistent and the pilot might discourage you. Ensure you listen to the expert advice by the pilot rather than relying on your own wisdom.

  • Q. What are the things I should keep in mind before I do paragliding?

    Some of the checkpoints needed to keep in mind before trying paragliding are as given below:

    1. It is more of a skill-based sport compared to a strong physical body.
    2. Select the safest and the best paragliding equipment. Usually, the points where paragliding happens, there will be a display of all the safety gear and equipment. Double check your equipment for any loose ends.
    3. It is important to listen very carefully to the training provided before the actual glide. Make sure to ask questions so that there is no scope for doubts and fear.
    4. Ensure that you keep an eye on the weather. Usually, paragliding does not happen in bad weather like the monsoon. But during seasonal rush, it is a possibility that weather gets inconsistent and the pilot might discourage you. Ensure you listen to the expert advice by the pilot rather than relying on your own wisdom.

  • Q. What are the things I should keep in mind before I do paragliding?

    Some of the checkpoints needed to keep in mind before trying paragliding are as given below:

    It is more of a skill-based sport compared to a strong physical body.

    Select the safest and the best paragliding equipment. Usually, the points where paragliding happens, there will be a display of all the safety gear and equipment. Double check your equipment for any loose ends.

    It is important to listen very carefully to the training provided before the actual glide. Make sure to ask questions so that there is no scope for doubts and fear.

    Ensure that you keep an eye on the weather. Usually, paragliding does not happen in bad weather like the monsoon. But during seasonal rush, it is a possibility that weather gets inconsistent and the pilot might discourage you. Ensure you listen to the expert advice by the pilot rather than relying on your own wisdom.

  • Q. Can pregnant women go for Lonavala paragliding?

    There is no bar for paragliding restricted for pregnant women but it varies on a case to case basis. Pregnancy from 1'st trimester to the middle of the second is permissible if the mother feels physically fit to do so.

    For the remaining period, pregnant women should at best refrain from paragliding. Also, there are some weight protocols when it comes to sailing, which might be difficult for a pregnant woman to fulfil.

  • Q. Can pregnant women go for Lonavala paragliding?

    There is no bar for paragliding restricted for pregnant women but it varies on a case to case basis. Pregnancy from 1'st trimester to the middle of the second is permissible if the mother feels physically fit to do so.

    For the remaining period, pregnant women should at best refrain from paragliding. Also, there are some weight protocols when it comes to sailing, which might be difficult for a pregnant woman to fulfil.

  • Q. Can pregnant women go for Lonavala paragliding?

    There is no bar for paragliding restricted for pregnant women but it varies on a case to case basis. Pregnancy from 1'st trimester to the middle of the second is permissible if the mother feels physically fit to do so.

    For the remaining period, pregnant women should at best refrain from paragliding. Also, there are some weight protocols when it comes to sailing, which might be difficult for a pregnant woman to fulfil.

  • Q. What is the minimum age for paragliding?

    Paragliding in Lonavala has no particular age limit which restricts young children to pursue this. If you can run and are quick on your feet but below 18 years of age you can still go for paragliding. If you are below 18, it is important to report the age to the authorities and let them take a call on the same.

    Also, based upon the approval, parent permission also is mandatory for the same. If the flyer is above 60, then too, reporting of the age has to be done. The same will be left at the discretion of the management about the involvement in the experience is allowed or not citing health reasons.

  • Q. What is the minimum age for paragliding?

    Paragliding in Lonavala has no particular age limit which restricts young children to pursue this. If you can run and are quick on your feet but below 18 years of age you can still go for paragliding. If you are below 18, it is important to report the age to the authorities and let them take a call on the same.

    Also, based upon the approval, parent permission also is mandatory for the same. If the flyer is above 60, then too, reporting of the age has to be done. The same will be left at the discretion of the management about the involvement in the experience is allowed or not citing health reasons.

  • Q. What is the minimum age for paragliding?

    Paragliding in Lonavala has no particular age limit which restricts young children to pursue this. If you can run and are quick on your feet but below 18 years of age you can still go for paragliding. If you are below 18, it is important to report the age to the authorities and let them take a call on the same.

    Also, based upon the approval, parent permission also is mandatory for the same. If the flyer is above 60, then too, reporting of the age has to be done. The same will be left at the discretion of the management about the involvement in the experience is allowed or not citing health reasons.