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Soar Like a Bird

Kamshet

Paragliding

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Code : AKAE2TF

Overview

Ditch your brunch and movie plan this weekend and instead hook yourself to a glider. It's liberating and exhilarating in equal measure. Soaring across the skies (with a pilot of course), the wind on your face; It's bound to be scary but take a few deep breaths, pry your eyes open and literally get a bird's eye view of the geography below you! Book Now and you can thank us later!

Why to go

  • Paragliding is a unique activity- one in sync with nature where you are untethered, using nature’s forces such as the sun and wind to propel you forward.
  • Aviation purists swear by its adrenaline quotient, you’ll be flying with your heart in your mouth right till touchdown.

What to know

  • Paragliding is a weather dependent activity; hence there could be last minute changes in the plans for the day.
  • You will have to walk a small trail to arrive at the flying site- so wear appropriate footwear.
  • Please do not eat a full meal and then participate in the activity.
  • A certain level of fitness is required out of all the participants.
  • It’s not suitable for those prone to epileptic fits or suffering from a heart condition.

Ideal for :
Bachelors, Couple, Family, Groups, Solo Traveler, Expatriate, International Tourist
Difficulty Level :
Easy

What to do

  • There are few activities that elicit such a high like flying well, literally.
  • If you go through the whole thing with your eyes closed, it would be a cry shame! Will those lids to stay open and you will be rewarded with some magnificent views.
  • Be one (almost) with nature.
  • Put that selfie stick to good use!

Near by Attractions

Karla Caves 
The Karla caves are a historical Buddhist site dating back 2-3rd century BC. The cave shrines are popular among all tourists and are visited by everyone who comes to Lonavala. 

Lohagad Fort 
The Lohagad Fort of Lonavala was the battleground of the Maratha warrior, Shivaji. From here, you can get a lovely view of the lush green surrounding hills and the steep valleys. 

Details

Paragliding

There is no time like the present to do something that's going to take your breath away, every puff of it!
It's time to spread your wings, and we mean that quite literally! Here's the perfect opportunity to glide across the skies with the wind in your face and whipping your hair. If you can manage a selfie, well, nothing like it! Strap yourself in along with your instructor and get ready or a ride to remember once you’ve been briefed and disclaimers have been signed. 

Tariff - December 2016 - March 31, 2017


Weekday Rates (Monday - Friday)

Rs. 2500/- Per Person Per Flight

Weekend Rates (Saturday - Sunday)

Rs. 3000/- Per Person Per Flight
Flight Duration– 15 minutes approx, subject to weather conditions.

Minimum Occupancy - 2 Adults
Maximum Occupancy - 15 Adults
Rs 2250
Duration:15 min(s)

Inclusions

  • Pick up and drop from Kamshet,
  • Instructions,
  • Flight

Exclusions

  • Photos
  • Videos


Cancellation Policy

  • No Refund

Checklist

  • Medicines
  • Sun block
  • Shoes (preferably with ankle support)
  • Hat
  • Full sleeve shirts/tops
  • Loose fitting Trousers/jeans

House Rules

  • No littering
  • Pilot has the final say

Map & Direction

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Where

Kamshet

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Drive Time

From:
Mumbai: 102 Km, 2 Hr(s): 6 Min(s)
Pune: 47 Km, 1 Hr(s): 16 Min(s)
Lonavala: 19 Km: 29 Min(s)

Directions

From Mumbai: Drive down the Expressway till Lonavala. At Valvan exit, join the Old Mumbai - Pune Highway. Kamshet is about 15 Kms on the Old Highway after Lonavala. You will be picked up at Rangoli Restaurant on the Old Highway at Kamshet from Pune: Drive down the Expressway till Lonavala and take the Valvan Exit or else you can also drive down the Old Mumbai - Pune Highway to Kamshet. You will be picked up at Rangoli Restaurant, Kamshet on the Old Highway.

Getting There

Bus : Lonavala (the nearest town) is well connected to Mumbai and Pune, with both Government and Private Bus Services operating at regular frequency. Kamshet is about 15 Kms from Lonvala on the Old Mumbai - Pune Highway

Train : From Mumbai, there are many trains available for Lonavala. You can then change to a suburban train for Kamshet. From Pune, you can catch a suburban train to Kamshet

Air : Pune is the nearest airport to Kamshet. For international travelers, Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport at Mumbai is the nearest international airport. Tourist Taxis are easily available from Mumbai Airport to drop you off at Kamshet.

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