Paragliding in Athens
Tandem Paraglide flights - 2 seat paraglide
- 2 hr2 hours
- 95 euros€95
- Kithaironas or Kandili mountains
Paragliding is a recreational and competitive adventure sport of flying paragliders: lightweight, foot-launched, glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure. Despite not using an engine, paraglider flights can last many hours and cover many hundreds of kilometres by skilful exploitation of air sources of lift, the pilot may gain height, often reaching to altitudes of a few thousand meters. The experience Live an unforgettable flying experience safely, where the immediacy of contact with air and nature, creates a unique feeling of freedom and tranquillity. Additionally, the pilot can increase the level of emotion, to make soft, perfectly controlled, acrobatic maneuvers where you will feel the adrenaline rush. Our pilots and instructors are certified by the Greek Air Sports Federation with years of experience and will ensure you a unique experience on the skies. Description : We will do a short theory on the ground where we will prepare equipment and wait for the ideal wind blows. When we will set ready we just have to make a few steps and we will be up in the air. You just have to seat back and enjoy the views. From Plataies spot we will have mountain views and the valley of Voiotia. From Kandili spot we will fly according to the winds at the valley of Megara, while we will have views from Eleusina, Aigina island and Attica combining mountain and sea views. More information : Duration of activity : 1-2 hours. Distance from Athens : 45 min - 1,5 hours drive according to the location. Locations : Relevant to the weather conditions. Kithaironas Mountain at Plataies village and Kandili mountain at Megara area. What's included : - 15-20 minute flight - Complete flight equipment: tandem paraglider, harnesses, helmet. - Licensed and certified expert pilot. - Local transfers from landing and take off locations. - Video coverage of the flight and memory card. You should bring : - Long trousers - Mountain boots or sports shoes with good grip - Light jacket - Sunglasses - Bottle of water Requirements - Minimum age: 8 years (Parents of participants under 18 will need to sign a declaration of consent) - Maximum weight: 105kg - Physical and mental health - No minimum attendance - No previous experience needed Special terms The exact time and location of the activity will depend on weather conditions, we will inform you about the weather forecast 2-3 days in advance and set a meeting point on the suggested location.
Cancellation Fees -In case of no show of a client in a tour the Company reserves the right to keep the whole paid amount. -In case the client requests cancellation more than 20 days before the tour the company will keep 30% of the deposit. -In case the client requests cancellation more than 10 days before the tour the company will keep 50% of the deposit. -In case the client requests cancellation more than 5 days before the tour the company will keep 100% of the deposit. Alterations/Cancellations from the company. The company reserves the right to cancel a planned trip for safety reasons due to bad weather conditions or other unpredictable reason. In that case full refund will be given. The company and the leaders may suggest an alternative tour or activity accordingly. Our terms and conditions can be found here : https://www.athensextremesports.com/terms
Andreadou 44, Athens, Greece