COME HAVE FUN WITH US!
BEST TANDEM PARAGLIDING IN CAPE TOWN
EXPERIENCE THE EXTRAORDINARY
CAPE TOWN TANDEM PARAGLIDING offers the everyday man on the street a taste of the extraordinary, unforgettable experience of flight. A birds eye view of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. No license required. No previous experience. Just you, the pilot and the open skies.
Cape Town from the air is a site to behold. Nestled between the iconic Table Mountain and the beautiful Atlantic ocean. With the palm-lined Camps Bay below you, and Robben Island clearly in view, just on the horizon. Soaring like a bird, riding the wind, it’s an experience you will never forget.
COME FLY WITH US!
Our Cape Town flights launch from Signal Hill and Lions Head.
Centrally located, and easily accessible by car, bus or taxi.
Lions Head, requires a bit of a hike (15 – 20 min), to access. And is available on request. Weather permitting.
Both launch sites form part of the Table Mountain National Park, offering spectacular views over the Mother city and Atlantic Seaboard.
- Ages 4 and Up
- 5-7 Minute Flight
- We fly everyday weather dependant
- We Collect + Return to takeoff site
- In-flight photos /video (including 4GB SD Card)
WHY FLY WALLENDAIR?
Walland-Air has been flying since 1987, with more than 30 years flying experience, we are the most experienced operation in the country. All our pilots are SAHPA certified and TFI (Tandem Flight Instructor) licensed. With us, strapped into the harness, in front of the pilot – you are in imminently safe hands.
- Because we trained ALL the tandem paragliding instructors in South Africa
- World-class flying team
- Highly experienced instructors
- +130 years of experience between us
- Fly with a male or female pilots
- 100% safety record
- Most beautiful views in the world
- Convenient, easily accessible location
- Great price
WHAT PEOPLE SAY:
INCREDIBLE flying experience! The flight exceeded all our expectations. The pilots were professional and created an amazing experience for us! Pete was unbelievable as a pilot and I personally thoroughly enjoyed flying with him. There is no better way to take in the Cape Town sights! Must do when you are in town.
Erika & Markus L, Tandem Flight
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
ABOUT FLYING CAPE TOWN
Where do we fly from?
In Cape Town, we fly from SIGNAL HILL and LIONS HEAD
In Garden Route, we fly from Wilderness, Map of Africa and Sedgefield
We also fly Cross Country from PORTERVILLE
Please contact us directly if you would like to fly from one of these sites
Where do we meet?
If you have booked to fly from Signal Hill, we will meet at the Signal Hill parking area at the end of Signal Hill Drive. Parking is limited, so we would recommend you arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled departure. So you can park in leisure, find us at leisure and register.
How do I know if you are flying that day?
It is advisable to contact our office an hour before your scheduled flight to check on the weather conditions and to confim your flight time and flight site.
How long does a Paragliding flight last?
Tandem paragliding flights vary in length depending on the weather and wind conditions.
On average, they last between 8 – 20 minutes.
If you have a short flight because of weather conditions, we would be happy to discount your next flight.
And my stuff?
You can fly with your bag, as long as it is small enough to fit in the harness.
Can I bring my own camera on a flight?
You are welcome to bring your own camera BUT we would not advise it.
You need both hands enagaged, and your undivided attention on what you are doing.
Our pilots do have HD Cameras mounted on a telescopic boom, so there will be plenty of pictures and video shot of your flight.Freeing you up to simply sit back and really enjoy the experience.
If you feel strongly about bringing your own camera, you do so at your own risk.
Please ensure that it is securely attached to you. And, out of the way.
You will only be allowed to use it mid-flight, when the instructor gives you the go ahead
What should I expect during take-off?
Expect to run a little.
We will require your participation at launch and landing.
When you are instructed to run, keep running until you are running in the air.
What should I expect for landing?
How do I get back to my vehicle after the flight?
Who can and can’t fly? And Why?
Children need to weight more than 20kg and need parental consent
Maximum Weight: 120 kg
If you weigh less than 120kg you are eligible for a tandem Cape Town paragliding experience.
Motion sickness: If you suffer from motion sickness it is advisable to take the recommended medication a few hours prior to your flight.