How to Get Commercial Paragliding Permit for Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero sport Rule 4, 2017

To obtain a commercial paragliding permit for operating in Uttarakhand, follow these steps mentioned in the Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero sport Rules, 2017: Fill the application form included in the Annexure A. (Rule 4.1) Get a non-transferable demand draft of ₹ 1,000 in favor of district tourism development officer (D.T.D.O)…

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When is Paragliding Season in Uttarakhand?

    Paragliding season in Uttarakhand stretches over ten months, starting from September 16th. The season ends on July 14th every year. (Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero Sport Rule 3.4) Paragliding is prohibited in the state in the following period: July 15 to September 15 i.e. 2 rainy months  

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18 Definitions from Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero Sport Rules 2017

The Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero Sport Rule 3, 2017 defines the following words and phrases unless otherwise stated: Participants / Organizers Applicant (Rule 3.1.g) The word applicant refers to the following entities seeking permission for commercial or non-commercial paragliding activities: Company Firm Institute Person The activities may include: Competitions Expeditions…

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3 FAQs about Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero Sport Rules, 2017

Q. 1  Why did government define Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero Sport Rules, 2017? The main reason to make the Uttarakhand Foot Launch Aero Sport Rules, 2017 is regulating all aspects of foot launch aero sports performed in the State. The rules covers the following aspects: Accreditation Defining charges, fees if…

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JK Tourist Bungalow at Rangdum in Kargil: A Review

Twin bed room in JK Tourist Bungalow at Rangdum in Kargil

JK Tourist Bungalow at Rangdum in Kargil promises a good night’s sleep but does not ensure comfort of an attached bathroom. The guests cannot expect a lavish meal but they can enjoy the unpolluted Suru River and nude ranges of the Himalayas. Some of these ranges wear snow caps that…

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Amenities at HRTC Bus Stand in Manali

Advance booking and enquiry counters at Manali Bus Stand

Manali has a small congested bus stand within easy walking distance of the Mall Road and HPTDC Beas Hotel. The stand surrounded by haphazardly constructed buildings offers only basic amenities during daytime. Let’s check what to expect from HRTC Bus Stand in Manali. Office Information counters at the bus stand…

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