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Paragliding Tandem Flight - Near Reykjavik - PG02

An introductory paragliding flight - Glide over Iceland

A tandem flight is an introductory paragliding flight. As a passenger you need no prior knowledge, just come with us and experience the world from a new and exciting perspective. Once the Paraglider is inflated and safety checks are done we take a few steps down a slope until we step into the air.


Duration: ~ 2 hours

Departure time: See booking system

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Difficulty: 2/5 Easy

Minimum age: 14 years old

Pick up (optional): Starts 20 min. before your booked time (if you choose the pick up).

Where: We have several stunning Paragliding locations in the wilderness surrounding Reykjavík, within 20-45 min driving distance: Steaming geothermal areas, rugged landscape spotted with quirky lakes and moss covered lava fields spotted with volcanic craters. The exact location always depends on the weather and we choose the most beautiful area with the best winds on the day. We will contact you via your provided e-mail or phone number on the day or the evening before your booking, to arrange for a meeting point.

Airtime: 15-20 min, depending on weather conditions

Included: Tandem paragliding flight and all necessary equipment.

Extras: Pick up: 3 000 isk per person. Video footage: 5 000 isk per person

Bring with you: Warm clothes (according to weather) and sturdy shoes.

For further information: Contact Us

from:
35 000 per adult

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Note: There is no tour minimum. Please contact us in advanced for large groups.


Tour Description

Paragliding is the simplest and purest form of flying available to man. A tandem flight is an introductory paragliding flight. As a passenger you need no prior knowledge, just come with us and experience the world from a new and exciting perspective. Once the Paraglider is inflated and safety checks are done we take a few steps down a slope until we step into the air.

Please read the following information carefully before we meet for your flight.

Paragliding near Reykjavik

Soaring in the air produces big smiles!

Clothing

Closed shoes, preferably hiking boots
Warm clothes, it is colder in the air than on the ground. Gloves. A thin hat to fit under your helmet.

Flight duration

Depending on conditions the flight can be anything from 3-30 minutes. We aim for 15-20 minutes, but if conditions are slack and we think the flight might be short we will inform you and you can choose not to fly.

Paragliding in Iceland

Ultimate selfies

Where we fly from

We will fly from Mount Hafrafell by Hafravatn, a beautful lake,just 15 minutes drive from central Reykjavík. The exact meeting point is determined by the weather conditions. It will take you about 15 minutes to hike up the mountain, this can be thirsty work, so we suggest you have a drink with you.

Photography

You can bring your own camera at your own risk.
Your pilot will be equipped with a high definition video camera from which you can get the files.

Paragliding in Iceland Tours

So many good memories

Safety

Please note that we only fly when the weather conditions are safe. If, when we arrive on take-off, and think it’s anything less than perfect we can either wait for conditions to become better or walk down and try again another time.
Paragliding can be a dangerous activity and an Introductory Paragliding Tandem flight is always at your own risk.

Are you under 18?

Participants under 18 years need written permission from their parents.


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