A flight paragliding in Tenerife is one of the favorite plans for all those who want to enjoy their holidays to the maximum. The lovers of this sport very extended in the island and the bravest and adventurous travellers find here a paradise for the practice of this activity.
The presence of the trade winds present constantly in the high areas of the island, are conducive to paragliding in Tenerife in the best conditions throughout the year. When these winds are blowing you can fly over an area of the island, and when the trade winds are not blowing, you can do it without any problem on the opposite side of the island.
Numerous local companies are available to fly with you. Don’t worry if you are a beginner, before take-off the professionals will explain in detail the rules and basic concepts, they will also provide you with all the necessary material so that you don’t have to worry about anything. If it is your first time, you can fly in a tandem, a glider designed for two people, a pilot and a passenger.
The paraglider is an ultra-light and flexible glider with which you can live an experience similar to the flight of a bird because it does not require the use of engines. In this post we bring you some reasons to add this activity in your holidays and launch you to live the experience of paragliding in Tenerife.
UNPARALLELED FEELING OF FREEDOM
If you’ve ever dreamed of flying, a paragliding flight may be the closest thing you can experience. It is an unusual feeling in our daily life and that is why it is an experience that is not so easily forgotten. Imagine for a moment that you are on a cliff and after running a few meters, suddenly you take off above everything. The feeling of freedom is unmatched.
THE BEST VIEWS OF THE ISLAND
To enjoy the fantastic views of the best landscapes of Tenerife from the air, is incredible. No matter where you are, if you have the opportunity to do so and bring your camera, you will surely have some fascinating photos to show off when you return to work. Although all the instructors take care of taking their own photos to immortalize the moment. Enjoy the impressive views of the sea and the mountains in the different launch areas.
EASY TO PRACTICE
You don’t have to be an expert to live this adventure. If you are a beginner, you will receive all the necessary help from the instructors, the necessary material and a talk on flight safety. You don’t have to worry about anything and anyone can enjoy this experience within limits. The approximate minimum age for flying is from 10-12 years old, with parental permission and presence, and it can be said that there is no maximum age, as this will depend on the physical condition of each person.
AN ACTIVITY WITH AFFORDABLE PRICES
Generally it depends on the flight zone and the duration. Prices range from 40-70 euros for 30 minutes of glory. We find it affordable for this great experience. It should also be taken into account that the companies that offer this activity in Tenerife usually publish offers in the main specialized pages.
A VERY COMPLETE SERVICE
If you have finally decided on a specialist company, you will see that most of them offer a very complete service that includes: tandem paragliding flight with certified instructor, transport to the jump point, comprehensive safety equipment and a package of photos and HD video. What are you waiting for?
It is a unique experience. Enjoying a paragliding flight in Tenerife is, without a doubt, another way to get to know the island and its most amazing places from another perspective. If you are staying with us or preparing your trip, don’t hesitate to contact us, we can help you with everything you need!