Paragliding What Is Tandem Paragliding (INFORMATION)

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What Is Tandem Paragliding?

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what is tandem paragliding?

Some of you are still wondering what is tandem paragliding. Technically, paragliding is a free flying in a foot launched aircraft.

tandem paraglider is designed to carry two people — the instructor and the passenger. The passenger is strapped into a harness right in front of an experienced paragliding pilot during the paragliding tandem flights.

Tandem paragliding is a sublime adrenaline rush. You don’t need previous experience, due to one of our expert paraglider pilots will be the one who will do all the hard work. Once you are strapped into your harness, you just need to run a bit to take off, and then sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning views. Oh, don’t forget to smile for the camera!

We invite you to live the best tandem paragliding experience in the south of Tenerife, Spain. During your paragliding ride, you get a “bird-eye” view that is not possible in almost any other way, so you will have the chance to enjoy astonishing views as you have never done before.

Tandem paragliding is basically something impossible to put into words, so you have to try this paragliding adventure at least once in a lifetime.

where do we practice tandem paragliding?

Now that we know what is tandem paragliding, the question is where do we practice it.

We fly mainly from the paragliding sites of Ifonche and Taucho, because we consider them the best places to paraglide in Tenerife. But, depending on the weather conditions of the day, we also fly from other sites like the slope of Guimar and Arafo among others.

Did you know you that you can also fly over the Teide’s National Park? One of our tandem paragliding flights allows you to watch this amazing volcano from the heights.

All our expert instructors in Overfly Tenerife will make sure that you get the most astonishing views of the island. You won’t understand how great it is is until you see it!

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Who is qualified as a tandem paragliding passenger?

Apart from what is tandem paragliding, we wanted to tell you who can enjoy it. Tandem paragliding is an option available for the vast majority of people. It is not compulsory to have a particular physical condition. If you weigh between 20 and 100 kilos and you can run a few steps, then you just have to fill out the booking form.

How old do you have to be to paraglide? Paragliding is for everyone starting from the 6 years all, but if you are between 6 and 18 year olds, you require a written parental consent require. Once you are 18, you can feel free to fly with us whenever you want!

Whatever type of flight experience you choose, we will always take the time necessary to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. We hope that our explanation about what is tandem paragliding has provided you a clearer idea about this way of practicing the sport. Contact us!