Tandem Paragliding in Cape Town

Tandem Paragliding in Cape Town

Cape Town is one of the most spectacular places in the world to paraglide. Lion’s Head is the site that we fly from most commonly because of its location and the stunning views of Table Mountain and the Cape Town area. However, there are many flying sites in the area including Signal Hill, Sir Lowry’s Pass (just past Somerset West), Franschoek and Hermanus. Tandem paragliding instructional flights are a great way of getting into paragliding or just experiencing the joy of freeflight. Flights last anything from 10-30mins.

Areas visited

  • Lions Head
  • Signal Hill
  • The Atlantic coastline.

What are included

  • Qualified instructor
  • All equipment required
  • Transfers from hotel if required

Transfers

  • An airconditioned vehicle will be used for transport.
  • Cost for transfers from your hotel is R100.00 pp (City centre)

What are excluded

  • All items of a personal nature
  • Tips

What to bring with:

  • Closed shoes
  • Sun block
  • Warm top

No Experience Required

  • As a tandem paragliding passenger you do not require any previous knowledge of the paragliding at all. The pilot will brief you on take off and landing shortly before your flight. It is important that you listen to the instructions of the pilot and to have total confidence in his abilities. Take offs are easy (just a few steps usually) and landings are soft (most often we land on large grassy fields with no obstacles or dangers.

Summary

  • Length 2 – 3 Hours
  • Departure Time Various
  • Start Point Lions Head, Signal Hill, The Atlantic coastline
  • End Point Lions Head, Signal Hill, The Atlantic coastline
  • Transport Can be provided at an additional cost
  • Departs Everyday (Weather Dependent)
  • Minimum People 1
  • Meals None

Cost

  • From R 1150 per person
  • Transfers from hotel is an extra R 100pp (from City Centre Hotels)

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