The cold winds in the heights and the right adrenaline dose - something for the adventurous - snow paragliding. Who hasn't tried it will not believe it. The fascinating view from a bird's perspective. Excellent terrain and ideal conditions, flights in tandem and instructor specialists.
What many people dream about, perhaps even yourself, can become a reality. Fly – to be able to move not only forwards, backwards, right and left, but also up and down.
Price of tandem flight:
• transport up to take off area
• third party insurance
• complete equipment rental (harness, reserve parachute, helmet)
Courses in paragliding
The course is meant for future pilots or for those who have already tried it and want to perfect their skills. The join the course no previous knowledge of motorless flying or paragliding is necessary, or even any equipment ...
Price of the basic 7-9 day course:
from 339,-€ to 624,-€
Course price includes: complete equipment rental (parachute, harness, reserve parachute, helmet, walkie-talkie)
What you get
Fans of paragliding will learn the basics of parachute glide air piloting, the theory needed for secure flying, then they will be introduced to slope flying. The courses include basic information about parachute glide - preparation and unfolding, practice of different ways of false starting, flights at various heights, the practice of straight-line flight and landing, meteorology, and viewing videoprojection. The courses are in Slovak, German and English. Certain physical maturity is generally expected because the weight of paragliding equipment is cca. 8 kg.
A chair lift helps to overcome this load in an upward direction, and then you are just soaring above the grounds of Donovaly, 26 km from Banska Bystrica.Donovaly is also the site of the International Paragliding Championships because of the appropriate weather conditions.
The courses are designed either for holders of pilot certificates or for total beginners, and there is no need for previous experience with this sport.