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Bir is twin destination which is known as Bir and Billing. Bir and Billing is as little as 16 km far from each other. Bir is located at Baijnath village, in the district of Kangra and situated approx. 50 kms southeast of Dharamshala at a distance of 2-3 hrs by road.
Bir is likewise home to a Tibetan outcast settlement with a few Buddhist cloisters and an extensive stupa.
Bir is situated at the height of 1350 meters from sea level and Billing is situated at 2430 meters from sea level. Paragliding take off point and Bir is Paragliding landing point at Chougan. Bir is just only 2 km from Nationl Highway #21, which connects Pathankot – Dharamshala – Mandi – Manali and has many direct transports to Bir street which is 2 km far from Bir chougan chowk. For Paragliding one need to drive from Billing to Bir which is 16 km away and after that fly from Billing and land at Chougan at Bir state zone.
How to reach Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh
There are different ways to reach Bir from New Delhi and the best travel option from Delhi to Bir is by Road. It is 550 Kms from Delhi.
Also, there are Volvo buses from Delhi to Bir, which one can take from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate.
The nearest airport is Dharamshala, which is 70 kms from Bir, around 2 hrs road drives from Dharamshala to Bir.
The nearest railway staton is Ahju, on the small gauge line between Pathankot to Joginder Nagar via Kangra.
A complete adventures trip with lots of activities to do like Camping, Trekking, Paragliding in Bir Billing and Angling is Barot Valley. Barot is a very beautiful valley in district Mandi. Barot valley is honored with thick deodar backwoods, two wonderful streams and outrageous common excellence. Barot valley waterways are celebrated for trout angling and is a heaven for calculating partners.
Billing is also well known in the world over for having the significance for the first Paragliding Competition and consistently every year, The Department of Tourism and Civil Aviation, Government of Himachal Pradesh composes the ‘Para Gliding Pre World Cup’ at Billing-Bir in the time of October. It is additionally ‘the place’ for Hang gliding and Para Sailing.