What is Tandem Paragliding?
Tandem Paragliding basically allows sky enthusiasts to taste the flying experience for a certain fee. Tandem Paragliding is a commercial flight that takes place with a maximum of 2 people accompanied by professional and expert pilots, accompanied by an inexperienced person, and stays in the air by gliding the paraglider.
How to Do Tandem Paragliding?
Tandem Paragliding takes place by rising from the ground to certain levels with the pilots and gliding in the sky with various movements. All you need to do in this process is to make an appointment on our CloudBase Travel website and plan your flight.
What are the Physical Competencies for Tandem Paragliding?
There are various physical limitations in Tandem Paragliding. These limitations are as follows;
The person who will do Tandem Paragliding must be 4 years old and above, minimum 15kg and maximum 105kg. People with heart disease, blood pressure disorder, epilepsy, panic attack or health problems that can be evaluated according to doctor’s advice cannot do Tandem Paragliding.
Equipment Required for Tandem Paragliding
Various equipments are required for paragliding. These equipments are provided by our company during the flight.
Safety Precautions in Tandem Paragliding
As in all extreme sports, one of the most important points for Tandem Paragliding is SAFETY measures. As CloudBase Travel, it is one of the points we pay the most attention to. We work with pilots who have the International Aviation Federation (FAI) and THK Commercial Tandem Pilot (T2) certificate, have a minimum of 5 years of tandem flight experience, are experts in their fields, and are trained in the infrastructure of the Fenomen Air Sports Flight School. Before each flight, security measures are checked in detail and all our equipment is subject to periodic maintenance and controls.
Can Someone With No Experience Do Tandem Paragliding Without Training?
Since Tandem Paragliding is realized with our pilots who are specialized in their fields by completing all the necessary training stages, people who have no previous experience and have not received training can also do Tandem Paragliding. However, to do this on your own, you can train for Tandem Paragliding; You must have a license.
Tandem Paragliding Times
Although the duration of Tandem Paragliding varies depending on the meteorological conditions and the aerobatic movements to be made in line with the demand of the passenger during the flight, it is between 25-40 minutes on average.
Transportation Opportunities to Fethiye Oludeniz
You can easily reach Ölüdeniz by road and air. Ölüdeniz is 810 kilometers from Istanbul, 630 kilometers from Ankara and 347 kilometers from İzmir. It takes about 11 hours from Istanbul, about 9 hours from Ankara and about 5 hours from Izmir by your private vehicle. In addition, it takes an average of 2-3 hours from the surrounding cities of Antalya, Muğla and Marmaris by private car.
Apart from private vehicles, you can also provide transportation with various intercity bus companies from many cities of our country. There are regular minibus services to Ölüdeniz from Fethiye Bus Station located in the city center. These voyages are 14 kilometers and take an average of 30 minutes.
It is also possible to reach by air, which is another mode of transportation. You can reach Dalaman Airport, which is 55 kilometers from Ölüdeniz, by flights from Ankara and Istanbul, and reach the Fethiye Bus Station by renting a car from there or by taking Havaş or Muttaş buses, and you can reach the region by transferring to Ölüdeniz minibuses.