Nirvana Adventures celebrates 20 years of Paragliding at Kamshet
Season’s Greetings to pilots & friends, from all of us at Nirvana Adventures and Native Place. We are now 20 years old. Yes it’s been 20 years since we discovered the paragliding potential of Kamshet, and began a journey of adventure nature and discovery in the skies and on the hillsides of Kamshet.
From the early days of discovering the sites, involving the local people and bringing young locals into the paragliding fold (our instructor team comes from the villages around) we continued to evolve by standardised training ops, ISO 9001-2008 process in our training systems , APPI Instructor & Pilot Certification, Air traffic control clearances and Notams, clearances from the administration and much more. its been a long and fruitful journey, making Kamshet the only area in the country that has legal standing and ATC clearances.
The monsoons retreated late this year and flying began later than it ever has in 20 years! We renovated the guesthouse and the renovations got delayed thanks to the rains. So the beginning was kinda like para waiting – where you make plans but then the weather dec