from ₹2,999.00
Book Now

Paragliding in Kamshet

Created with Sketch. Kamshet, Maharashtra, India


10-12 mins

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

20 people


English, Hindi, Marathi


Just a 2.5-hour drive from Mumbai, Kamshet is a beautiful hill station perched amidst the naturally lofty hills of the Western Ghats. The place is famous for a plethora of adventure activities and is also known as the paragliding paradise of Maharashtra. Book this paragliding activity in Kamshet and chase the skies overlooking the mountains and plateaus with a set of certified pilots and flying enthusiasts. Witness the aerial views of the Sahyadri Ranges and feel the natural breeze with this adrenaline-inducing adventure.

View More


  • 360 degree view of the Sahyadri ranges
  • Fly at a height of 800-900 feet
  • Assistance from trained pilots


  • 12 mins flight
  • Trained pilots will be assisting you throughout the flight
  • World class glider equipment
  • Safety gear & equipment
  • Any travel from Mumbai/Pune
  • Video of flight (extra pay)
  • Meals

Additional information

What to Wear

  • You need to wear a T-shirt, full pants(No saree/skirts), shoes (please avoid chappals) and a cap.
  • You also need to carry sunscreen, glares, snacks and a water bottle and a Camera to take pictures!
  • Important instructions

  • From the common meeting point cars wont be able to drive further to the paragliding start point as there are no roads. From the meeting point onward, our coordinator will coordinate with you. The easiest way to reach the site is to hire a jeep which would cost you Rs. 1000 for one-way travelling. You can divide the amount amongst the group. For example, if you are a group of eight people, you can divide the amount and pay. You can hire the same jeep for your return journey from paragliding site to the meeting point.
  • Please avoid flying immediately after taking food. Leave at least 1-2 hours gap.
  • Weight limit for Kamshet Paragliding is maximum 95 KG.
  • We recommend participants with a heart ailment and epilepsy to take medical advice before doing the activity of Paragliding.
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

    • Cancellations prior to 3 hours from the time slot — full refund.
    • Cancellations due to unfavorable weather conditions — full refund.


    0 – 3 hours




    How safe is it?
    Paragliding is safe as the pilot in command. It is as safe as you want it to be. We as a training school, strive to cultivate an ATTITUDE of safety and encourage all our pilots to never stop learning.
    Can i take my vehicle to the start point?
    No there are no roads to the paragliding start point as its on a hilly terrain. You will need to hire jeep from the meeting point. Cost of jeep is 1000 which will be shared between the group members.
    What is the reporting time?
    The reporting time will either be 9:00 am or 3:00 pm. You will be informed about the reporting time via SMS/whatsapp. You can also call us a day before your trip.
    Why Paragliding in Kamshet?
    Kamshet is among the top destinations for Paragliding in India. It is also the main hub for Paragliding Training in our country. The hills are safe for flying with easy launches and large landing spaces. Flying in Kamshet is very picturesque with the stunning beauty of the Sahyadri ranges with lakes & forts all around that make for amazing views.
    How far is Kamshet from Mumbai and Pune?
    Distance between Pune to Mumbai by Road is 146 Kms.
    Distance between Pune to Mumbai by Flight is 120 Kms.
    Travel Time from Pune to Mumbai by Road is 1:45 hrs.

    Nearest Airport in Pune
    Pune International Airport (18.52, 73.86)
    What is the flying season in Kamshet?
    The flying season in Kamshet is from October to May every year. Generally the season begins from the middle of October and goes right till the last week of May before the Monsoons arrive when we stop flying.
    Is a paraglider the same thing as a parachute?
    There is a big difference between a Paraglider & a Parachute. The Paraglider is designed to fly, climb higher and cover hundreds of kilometres while flying whereas a Parachute is only designed to descend. It only brings you down. A Paraglider pilot carries a parachute in his or her harness (seat) as an emergency reserve parachute.
    Is Paragliding like Parasailing?
    Paragliding is very unlike Parasailing. Paragliding is about flying, where a Paraglider like any sport aircraft can travel long distances like hundreds of kilometers and stay airborne for several hours. However, Parasailing uses a round canopy, is always tied up with a vehicle (jeep or a boat) and depends on the vehicle for its flight. These flights are of a very short duration lasting a few minutes only.
    What is APPI license?
    APPI License is Paragliding Certification Card that is proof that you’ve successfully completed your APPI training.
    Know more.
    I have a fear of heights. Can I fly?
    It is quite common to have a fear of heights. There are always one or two students in every batch who carry such a fear and wish to overcome it. We give special counsel to such students and the course is designed in a step by step progressive way. Special attention is given to the psychological aspect of fear and stress management.
    Do I need insurance for doing a course?
    Yes, you will need personal Insurance that specifically covers Paragliding. Recently, the Government of Maharashtra, Ministry of Tourism has made this a mandatory requirement for all participants in Paragliding & all other adventure activities.
    What are age and weight requirements for paragliding courses?
    The legal minimum age for Paragliding is 16 years & there is no upper limit. The minimum weight requirement is 45 kg’s & the upper limit is 100 to 110 kgs.
    How fit do I need to be to learn Paragliding?
    You need only to be reasonably fit to learn Paragliding. You should not have any heart ailments, asthma or epilepsy. You should be able to run well for short distances & be able to climb up shallow hills.
    What are the necessary things to carry?
    Comfortable and full-length pants, t-shirt and sports shoes are important. Never go for paragliding with wearing heels or slippers. Snacks, water and sunglasses need to be carried along.
    Where will we fly from?
    Depending on the weather conditions we will either fly from Kamshet Tower hills aka Kusgaon hills, Karanjgaon hills or Pawna Lake hills. These are places are nearby and well connected to Lonavala.


    Created with Sketch.
    from ₹2,999.00
    • Video of your activity (per person)(₹600.00)

    You might also like