Tips if you are going to do Paragliding in Tenerife
Are you looking for a place in Tenerife to go paragliding? Here, we help you to choose the flight zones and paragliding schools so you can choose the perfect session through Tenerife. The beautiful Canary island offers the possibilities in the northern and southern part, so you can discover the best parts of its whole geography..
The tandem flights are designed for peoples that don’t have experience nor degree. The flights are guided by an instructor with thousand flights done, that perfectly know the island and will make you have a great time and enjoy to the max of the experience.
The paraglide flights will allow you to feel a sensation of liberty since the only object that you will use to fly will be the paraglide, there is no motor. For it, you will need to ascend up to a certain height in the mountains, do a race and jump to the void with the instructor. In the moment of jumping, the adventure will start, you will enjoy a placid flight whilst watching the spectacular sights of the Tenerife island.
So you can see how everything develops and help you to finally decide to jump with us, we leave you these images of a paragliding flight through Tenerife:
Once you choose one of our flights (here you have all the offers) and have done the booking, you will coordinate with an instructor to meet, then, in the internal transportation of the company he/she will take you to the take-off zone. There, you will get ready and the monitor will tell you an explanatory briefing about the development of the activity, the area where you will fly, the position during the flight and landing, etc…
The unbeatable climate that you have in the Canary Islands that the activity can be done all year round. To carry out the flights is necessary that there is sunlight and that the weather and thermal conditions allow us to do the activity. In case of having to suspend the activity because the climate is not the best, you can choose any other day to fly.
The paraglide and all the necessary material to carry out the activity has been checked a lot of times to guarantee safety, so you can go calm and relax and need to only concentrate on having fun.
If you are in the southern part of Tenerife or want to meet this zone where you can fly in Adeje, Las América beach or Vilaflor. You will overfly Ifonche, San Lorenzo, Barranco del Infierno, Los Cristianos or La Caleta. In these flights the mountains and rocky parts of the coast are combines, so this is the best way to meet the island’s contrasts. Depending on the point, you can reach up to 1.000 meters in height.
The duration of the flights in the zones go from 15 minutes up to 40, and you can include transportation from your accommodation up to the flight zone, so you don’t need to worry about that either. Is important to remember that you will need to wear comfortable clothes and above all, sporty shoes where the foot is really fastened.
But if you like more the idea of meeting the northern part of the island, characterized by the greenery, you will have multiple options in the center area and north of Tenerife. Some of the flight's zone and places you will fly over are Icod, Puerto de la Cruz, Puertito de Güimar, La Corona, Izaña, Taganana, La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, La Vega, Lago Martiánez, Valle de la Orotava or Laderas de Garachico.
The views from these places are just the best since you can reach up to 2.300 meters in height, crazy!
Whether in the South or at the North, you can choose flight baptisms with an approximate durations between 15 to 25 minutes, high-performance flights between 30 to 45 minutes or even initiatory courses in Güimar or Adeje. To all the activities, you can add a photo report, so you can remember this incredible experience forever.
If you are a resident of the island, we something special for you, with this flight offer with a paraglide over Tenerife.
We have everything ready for the next flight, we just miss you.