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Paragliding Tandem Flight in Vík

Duration15 minutes
DifficultyVery Easy

Soar above and beyond the beauty of Iceland as you take flight in this adrenaline-filled, eye-opening aerial adventure.

What to expect?

Tandem Paragliding Flight in Vík í Mýrdal. Views of black beaches, glaciers and volcanoes.

Paragliding is the simplest and purest form of flying available to man. As a tandem passenger you need no prior knowledge, simply join our expert Paragliding Tandem Instructors 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 are walking on air! The Paraglider has no motor and uses the rising air to silently glide above the ground with the other birds. Be prepared to have your mind blown!

Airtime: up to 20 minutes depending on wind conditions, but always awesome!

Total time: approx. 2 hours including the drive to take off and preparations

Location: we have a choice of sites within 20-45 min. driving distance from Vík, we choose our site based on weather conditions each day.

Minimum age: under 18 years need parents written permission.

Weight limits: 20-120 kg.

Included: all safety equipment.

What to wear: Outdoors clothing according to weather and sturdy shoes.

Photography: Bring a camera at your own risk, or use our GoPro Hero4 on a stick; bookable extra

Small Print: If we need to cancel your booking because of weather you can either re-book for another try or choose one of our other Free Flying experiences. Due to how fast the weather changes in Iceland we can never guarantee a flight. If we do not manage to get you airborne during your stay in Iceland, you will receive a 100% refund.

A Tandem Paragliding Flight is a legitimate Introductory flight operated by licensed Paragliding Instructor pilots from the Reykjavík Free Flying Club

What is included?

All relevant safety equipment. Safety introduction before take-off and landing.

What do I need to bring?

Dress in outdoorsy clothes according to weather. Wear sturdy laced up shoes. Bring your own camera at your own risk. For a small additional charge you can get the files from our GoPro on a selfie stick.

Additional Information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: Fee of 10% if cancelled 365 days before event or less.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting Point

  • You will receive an email the day before your tour where you are told where to meet on location. The meeting location changes according to weather.

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