Paragliding is the purest form of airsport .It is a recreational and competetive flying sport.A paraglider is a free-flying , foot – launched aircraft .The pilot sits in a harness suspended below a fabric wing, whose shape is formed by its suspension lines an the pressure of air. Entering vents in front of the wing. You can do this sport individually or with the
trainer. It is easy to try it.
Fethiye is one of the most popular place in which this sport is done.Babadağ mountain is located near Ölüdeniz beach.Its height is about 1960 meters.Breathtaking panaroma and stable conditions make launch site for tandem paragliding form Babadağ the best in the world. Enjoy this breathtaking tandem with an experienced pilot and have unforgettable times. In Babadağ there are 3 departure runway.These are ; 1700 meters South one, 1800 meters North and 1900 meters top one.You won’t have any trouble with our experienced trainers.
Generally 1700 meters runway is used for departure as it takes the wind opposite. It is a wide runway.20 wings can be laid there at the same time. For landing we use Belcekız beach.As it is wide and long, there won’t be any problems. Babadağ is the only place of Europe where paragliding can be done from 1900 meters high to the sea.You can reach the mountain in about 45 minutes.There are hotels at the top.Paragliding is an extreme sport and it is safe.Nearly 100000 people try this sport every year. While paragliding it is forbidden to take the mobiles and some other belongings by the municipality because they can fall on the people sunbathing on the beach.
There are cameras attached to the parachute.You can take video or photos as you wish.Men who will try this sport must be maximum 110 kilos and the women must 90 kilos.You should take detailed information. Everyone can try this sport.Children who are over 4 can even try it. If you are pregnant or have a panic attack it will be very risky.It lasts between 25 and 45 minutes. The weather conditions of the day is also very important.