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Ranjeet Bharadwaj

5.0

We had an amazing time here with all our friends and this was an exciting experience for all of us.

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Chaanakya Ahluwalia

4.0

Our first experience with paragliding and we had a really nice time here with all our friends.

Overview

About the Activity:

  • Embark on an exciting experience of paragliding in Kamshet with a set of certified pilots and flying enthusiasts.
  • Kamshet, is a beautiful destination located at about 110km from Mumbai and 45km from Pune that is decked with the beauty of the Sahyadri Ranges and valleys.
  • A daylong course will take you through paragliding of 3 different types namely; Classic Tandem, Instructional Tandem, and Acro Tandem.
  • A two-seater plane will take you high up in the air from where you can take your paragliding flight with a certified instructor.

Eligibility: 

Minimum -  6 years
Children- 6 years- 18 years (  Mandatory that the Children in this age range are accompanied with their Parents/ Guardian) 
Adults- No age limit

Weight:
 Maximum 95 KG

NOTE : 

Morning session starts at 8 AM
Afternoon Session starts at 2 PM

The timings depend on the wind flow and any changes in the above mentioned schedule will be communicated at the site.

Elderly with medical condition need to report the same to the operator at the site. 

Customers can avail of transport from Hotel Rangoli to Tower Hill which is available at around INR 1200 per car.

Activity

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  • Paragliding

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  • Specified Paragliding Flight only
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  • Experienced instructor Charges

Things To Carry

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  • Sunscreen
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  • Sunglasses
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  • Snacks
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  • Water bottle
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  • Camera
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  • Basic medication

Advisory

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  • Please note that paragliding is a wind dependent sport and there’s a possibility of last-minute reschedules or cancellations, which are beyond Thrillophilia's control.
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  • Carry Clothing: T-shirt, full pants, shoes (please avoid slippers/ open footwear), cap.
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  • Please carry water bottles with you.
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  • Please avoid flying immediately after meals. A minimum gap of 2 hours is suggested.
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  • Physical fitness and sportive inclination are essential prerequisites to learning this sport.
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  • Those with heart, respiratory, blackout, or dizziness problems must seek doctor’s advice.
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  • In case of loss or damage of equipment, due to negligence or intention on the part of the student, the student will have to cover the costs involved.
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  • All students have to furnish an Indemnity Form.
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  • Students below the age of 18 will need the written consent of the parent/ guardian.
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  • Your time slot will be booked based on weather conditions
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  • Flying base is at Kamshet, near Lonavala
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  • Group Size: 10-15 per day.
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  • You need to report at Hotel Rangoli, Kamshet, old Pune-Mumbai highway(NH4).

Cancellation Policy

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  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • Same Day cancellations are non refundable.
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  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or activities may get cancelled. In such cases operator will try their best to provide an alternate feasible. However a cash refund will not be applicable for the same.
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  • Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website & are irrespective of the date of booking.

Refund Policy

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  • No Refund Policy

Booking Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

Weekday Package

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paragliding 

Weekend Package

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paragliding 

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    People Shared their Stories
    Story by Ranjeet Bharadwaj

     Rated : 5.0

    We had an amazing time here with all our friends and this was an exciting experience for all of us.

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    Story by Chaanakya Ahluwalia

     Rated : 4.0

    Our first experience with paragliding and we had a really nice time here with all our friends.

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    Story by Darshana Darshana

     Rated : 5.0

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    Awesome experience to fly.The team involved are very clam and equally enthusiastic. Make you feel comfortable.Cheers to all members.

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    Story by Prathyusha Nidamanuru

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    that was really a thrilling experience.. we, a group of 6 members experienced this activity for the first time to the fullest.

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    Story by Arnesh Gandhi

     Rated : 5.0

    Such an amazing experience of flying in Kamshet! Must appreciate the way it was carried out by the organisers. The guides were great and made me fear-free before the flight. And once I was in the air, there was no stopping and the views were the best I enjoyed in my life.

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    Story by Siddharth Thakkar

     Rated : 4.0

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    Just great. Make sure to carry your own go-pro if you have one. You wouldn’t want to spend another 2k for pictures and videos. The experience was awesome.

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    Story by Prudhvi Bhogavalli

     Rated : 5.0

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    Well organized. Had to wait for a couple of hours and wait has paid off. Patience is must since it is dependent on weather.

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    Story by Roberta McCarty

     Rated : 5.0

    I loved it. The pilot Ganesh, was very professional, knowledgable (aka, really knows his stuff), calm, reassuring, organized, and most of all its a total blast and a fun adventure! Temple Pilots also has great customer service! If you have any questions or concerns, they will promptly respond and make it right (Thank you Sachin!) A ‘must do’ if staying in the area Pune or Mumbai area! Thank You!

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    Story by Jyotsna Akurathi

     Rated : 5.0

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    Great experience. The Temple pilots staff and Glider pilots were very cooperative and made sure that we enjoyed the experience!! :D

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    Story by Aditya Agrawal

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    We had absolute fun. A lifetime experience.

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    People Also Ask

    1. What is classic tandem paragliding?

      Classic tandem paragliding is an ideal two-seater ride for the first-timers who don’t want to take any risks. In this type of paragliding, all you need to do is sit back and rejoice the flight with a skilled and experienced pilot. The ride will last for 8-10 minutes.

      Classic tandem paragliding is easiest of all and serves you with the most exhilarating experience. If you want to try out this joyride, head towards Kamshet village and step into the world of adventures.

    2. What is Instructional Tandem Paragliding?

      Instructional Tandem Paragliding teaches you the art of taking control while flying. Though you will get needful instructions by the instructor, the actual flying will be done all by yourself.

      If you are a hardcore adventure enthusiast, Instruction Paragliding surely deserves a mention in your bucket list. The ride will continue for 10-15 minutes in which you will achieve the most bewitching experiences of your life. If you want to be a part of this enthralling adventure sport, Kamshet village is a perfect spot to begin.

    3. What is Acro Tandem Paragliding?

      Acro Tandem Paragliding is an adventure sport for all those brave hearts who want to break the bars of fear and do something unconventional. This paragliding will give you an adrenaline rush with its G-forces and high speeds.

      Acro Tandem Paragliding is a 15-20 minutes long joyous ride in which a trained acro pilot will take you through the thrilling maneuver.

    4. Where can I do paragliding in Kamshet?

      With so many training schools and trainers in the area, Kamshet paragliding has emerged as a major adventure sport among adventure junkies and paragliders. If you wish to indulge in this activity, head towards Shinde Wadi Hills which is the take-off point for paragliders.

      This point lies at an altitude of 200 feet above the sea level which makes it perfect for parasailing activity.

    5. What are the charges of paragliding in Kamshet?

      Depending upon the type of parasailing that you undertake, the prices might vary. If you opt for Acro paragliding, the price might be as high as INR 4500. For classic tandem paragliding, the price is INR around INR 3000.

      Instructional parasailing has almost the same cost as that of classic paragliding. The average cost of paragliding in Kamshet comes around INR 2700. However, on the weekends, the prices might slightly increase. Some avid paragliders also take up courses which costs them around INR 20,000.

    6. which are the famous paragliding tours in Kamshet?

      From joy tandem to acro tandem and instructional tandem, there are several Kamshet paragliding tours which will spike your adrenaline levels. Joy Tandem is a basic paragliding tour for beginners who want to fly high in the sky.

      All you need to do in this tour is sit back and relish the joyous ride experience. Instructional Tandem tour is one in which you take control with the help of experienced pilots. If you want to spice up your adventure tale, this tour is a perfect pick for you.

      All those adventure enthusiasts who have tried both Joy Tandem tour and Instructional tandem tour can go for bigger adventures like Acro Tandem Paragliding. This is an ideal adventure sport for experienced parasailers.

    7. What are other adventure activities that I can do in Kamshet?

      Apart from relishing the exhilarating experience of Kamshet paragliding, you can try many other adventure activities here which will quench your thirst for adventure. Kamshet village is home to several tourist destinations which have much more to them than their panoramic views and quaint locations.

      Tikona Fort and Pawna Lake are the two most favored destinations in Kamshet for kickstarting your adventure journey. From trekking to the Tikona Fort to enjoying day adventures and camping at Pawna Lake, there are bountiful of activities that you can try to de-stress yourself.

    8. What clothes should I wear while doing paragliding?

      If you want to enjoy a safe gliding trip, it is essential to know about the right attire for paragliding. A paraglider should avoid wearing heavy clothes as it can obstruct their movement. It is advisable to wear multiple layers of thin clothes and long pants to keep yourself comfortable.

      This will not only protect you from strong winds but will also keep you at ease. In addition to this, don’t forget to carry a pair of comfortable trekking shoes and gloves with yourself. Wearing gloves while parasailing is an apt way to counter the cold weather.

    9. Which is the best time to do paragliding in Kamshet?

      October to May is an ideal time to try parasailing sport in Kamshet. During this time the average wind speed is around 20 km per hour which facilitates smooth flying. October is the onset of the winter season here which continues till February.

      The months between March and May are summer months in Kamshet when the temperature is on the higher side. Monsoon season is the most unfavorable time for Kamshet paragliding as the adverse weather might act as a hindrance in your adventure ride.

    10. Is there any weight and age limit for paragliding?

      There are no major age barriers for paragliding in Kamshet. Anyone who has attended 6 years of age and who can do a little bit running is considered fit to embark on this enthralling ride.

      Also, there is no minimum weight limit for this sport. However, if your weight is more than 110 kg, you will be permitted to fly only according to the wind conditions.

    11. What are the things that I should keep in mind before I do paragliding?

      If you have ever dreamt about flying high in the sky like a bird, you would know the charm of paragliding sport. However, there are a few essential points that one must keep in mind before kick starting their dream ride.

      Paragliding is an extreme sport which requires adequate knowledge about this activity. Hence, don’t forget to do your homework before taking your first flight in the sky. One must have a proper understanding of gears to be an ace glider. In addition to this, you also need to be attentive about the weather conditions before parasailing.

      You can’t enjoy a proper flight during weather inconsistencies. Age barrier is a major concern for paragliders who aspire to take a solo flight. If you haven’t attended 18 years of age, it is advisable not to glide without professional guidance.

    12. Can pregnant women go for Kamshet paragliding?

      Kamshet paragliding is an intense activity which involves tasks like running and jumping from the height. Though pregnant women very well can travel by airplane after their second trimester, paragliding is still considered risky for them.

      The adventure sport asks for a lot of physical activities which are not suitable for a pregnant lady. So, if you are expecting a baby soon, it is better to wait for a few more months before you try this exhilarating sport.

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