Village Bir is located 30 km of famous hill town Palampur in Himachal Pradesh. Bir is a home for Tibetan refugee's having many monasteries around Bir villages - Chountra, Bhattu, Tashi Jong. Town of Bir now considered as center of Eco tourism, spiritual studies, meditation and adventure Tourism (Paragliding, Camping, trekking and mountain Biking).
Bir is located in Kangra District of Tehsil Baijnath in Himachal Pradesh. Village Bir located 70 km south - east from Macleodganj (Capital of Tibet in exile and home of Dalai Lama), journey takes two hours to reach.
Elevation of Bir (paragliding landing area) - 4350 ft from sea level.
Elevation of Billing (paragliding take off point) - 8020 ft from sea level.
Weather - 10-30 degree centigrate Wind West and East favorable for flying having different points for both wind flow.
Languages – Kangri (Pahari), Hindi, English, Mandiayli (shares border with Mandi).
Telephone number +91 98822 97222.
District :- Kangra.
District headquarter - Dharamshala (70 km from Bir.)
Postal PIN code - 176077.
Local time +530 GMT.
Near to Bir-Billing at 60 km/ 2 hrs there are “5 Cricket World Cup” matches of International Cricket world cup 2023 at HPCA International cricket stadium, Dharamshala. These big events are like blessing for Tourism for this region.
Bir Billing provides the option of Paragliding, Trekking to Himachali tribal villages, Mountain Biking, Angling and Camping.
Macleodganj and Dharamshala is 70 km from Bir. Billing is situated north of Bir at the distance of 14 km and gateway to the Thamsar Pass trek. Trek lead to most tribal region “Bada Bhangal” of Himachal Pradesh. Bir is mainly a Buddhist town and houses a monastery and a Tibetan handicraft center.
Camp Oak View offer Camping in , Machaan Tent, wooden Machaan cottage and Luxury Family cottage options in Bir and Billing valley of Himachal. Machaan Tents designed especially for Royal feel in elevated tent provided balcony to enjoy nature around the Campsite, Machaan Tents has private washrooms. One can drive till Camp. Camping offer delicious food option and Bonfire in evening feel you heavenly.
”It was fantastic flying in a Paraglider to see the views of the Dhauladhar mountains and Kangra valley! – I love paragliding, liking to fly again and again in Bir !
Camp Oak view is one of the best place to stay in Bir-Billing.
Trekking options – Waterfall trek, Tatwani Hotwater spring trek, Rajgundha village trek, Hanuman Garh trek, Thathi village trek.”
“Camp Oak view” is best to experience camping and hospitality in wilderness of Paragliding valley. Best services and specially Machaan experience in wilderness providing homely food, Bonfire, freshness of nature, birds sounds all round and view of Mountains, valley and forest !! Enjoy it !!
Opening of season for Paragliding is 15 September and till Mid July.