Vagamon is one of the best paragliding spots in Kerala, India. Paragliding is a recreational sport that cater to the needs of all adventure junkies out there. Paragliding offers you a formidable experience of soaring through the skies and witnessing the peaceful nature of a higher altitude ride that only birds are accustomed to. Vagamon lies nearly 6,000 ft above sea level and the weather is known to be fickle. To add to the paragliding experience, Vagamon in Kerala offers you to fly over some of the most spectacular scenes one can find in South India.
With over 60 glider pilots and over 1.50 Lakh people thronging to see the Event at the sleepy plantation village of Vagamon during the three days, India’s biggest adventure tourism event. With lush green rolling mountains along with sightings of waterfalls at 6,000 feet above sea level, Vagamon in Idukki district, is growing popularity as a paragliding sight. Vagamon also hosts the paragliding Grand Prix that is held every September where paragliders from all over the world come to participate. With the takeoff location being from the Kolahalamedu hill which is located 4 km from Vagamon, offering great paragliding flights from September till January as well as March to May. With about a 10 km flight ride, Vagamon is a fresh and beautiful place to experience your first ever paragliding experience and would force you to go back for more!