4. Tenerife: Acrobatic Paragliding Tandem Flight
This acrobatic paragliding flight is based on a natural freestyle where the pilots do stabilized airborne tricks and stunts. This activity is guaranteed to get your heart thumping and your adrenaline rushing.
Your pilot will be performing maneuvers in flight, accumulating a large number of G force. The flight is so much more than a simple tandem outing. You'll be experiencing wingovers and deep spirals. Depending on the weather conditions, you will fly between 10-20 minutes and then execute twists and turns in the air.
You’ll receive brief instructions before your feet take off the ground. The instructors will equip you with a harness and helmet and explain the take-off procedure. You will be informed at all times so that you have a wonderful experience.
Once you take off, you will find yourself comfortably seated in a safe harness. The pilot will be able to show you the different views that can be seen from this altitude, such as Barranco del Infierno, Roque del Conde and Playa de las Américas.
In addition to enjoying the views and letting yourself be caressed by the wind, you can ask your instructor to allow you to take a turn and enjoy piloting the glider first hand. During the last part of the flight the pilot will do a performance that consist of wingovers and deep spirals, before landing on the ground safely.
Landings normally occur on Playa de la Enramada beach, but depending on the weather conditions, the pilot may choose to land at another location.