All about Bali Paragliding, Tandem Paragliding Tours, History, Bali Paragliding Price, Paragliding site location and Season availability and all FAQ about Paragliding in Bali
Southern part of Bali’s Beach is located in the High cliff, The cliff high is about 60-80 high from the sea level, The cliff lies from south nusa dua to Uluwatu area. The cliff facing to Hindian ocean with spectacular view, recently all cliff side has already become a resort area. However, there still an empty space for Paragliding activities in Bali for flying site (Paragliding Take off and Landing Point)
What is Paragliding?
Paragliding is the recreational and competitive adventure sport of flying, lightweight, free-flying, foot-launched glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure. The pilot sits in a harness suspended below a fabric wing. Wing shape is maintained by the suspension lines, the pressure of air entering vents in the front of the wing, and the aerodynamic forces of the air flowing over the outside.
Despite not using an engine, paraglider flights can last many hours and cover many hundreds of kilometres, though flights of one to two hours and covering some tens of kilometres are more the norm. By skillful exploitation of sources of lift, the pilot may gain height, often climbing to altitudes of a few thousand metres.
Paragliding in Bali introduced from 1990 by French Paraglding pilot, Accidentally traveling to the south end of Bali, During the year, South Bali is still an empty and isolated village from the tourist, But the story begin, A french Paragliding pilot start to fly with a parachute along the cliff and soar above the beach.
Time goes by, The flying site is named Timbis Flying Site has become visited by world wide paragliding pilot to take a chance to fly at This flying site, This Timbis paragliding site is getting popular amongst the Paragliders and annually visited for free flying or Paragliding course. During June to december, this flying site is getting busier with Paragliding pilot, since the wind and weather is perfect during these periods.
Bali Paragliding Tandem Tours
Bali Paragliding Tandem Tours is mean that visitor can join the flight with certified Paragliding Pilot, fly as a passenger (Tandem) without any pre introduction and you just enjoy the entire flight with bird eye view, the flight is simple and smooth both during take of and landing.
What to do in Bali? Tandem Paragliding tours in Bali is one of the most exciting activities you can do in Bali, The flight require no specials skill,from kids to adult are possible to join this tours. Flying above the cliff ridge, above the amazing natural beach with its natural white sandy beach and blue ocean view will make your tours in Bali unforgettable.
During the flight, passenger will sits on the special harness, it is front seat harness, with open 180 degree open view, It is hands free fight as all the control of the parachute under the paragliding pilot conduction.
Bali Paragliding site location.
Currently Paragliding site available in 2 man flying site, both are located in the close area, the different is only the cliff direction. Timbis paragliding site is the best and the most recommended for paragliding activities in Bali, it is good for flying from July To December, and another site is recently opened to give more chance to fly, it is Gunung Payung Paragliding site.
- Timbis Paragliding Site Bali
The Paragliding activities in Bali is sensitively influence by 3 main factor, Wind Direction, Wind Speed and weather condition. These 3 things influence the flight possibility.
Bali Paragliding Tours at Timbis flying site availability is required wind direction straight from the south direction with average wind speed 20-29 KM/hours, the best season is from JUNE to DECEMBER, Within these months wind direction and speed also the weather will be clear and sunshine, the paragliding tours availability percentage is high during this periods.
Timbis Paragliding Site Map and how To get There?
Timbis Paragliding site is located at Kutuh village, south Kuta, The easiest way to find this flying site is locate the Pandawa Beach, it is a complicated to describe in word the exact location due to passing the temporary path and often changed due du huge hotel project, you can contact us for detail and update information to get into this timbis flying site.
2. Gunung Payung Flying site, Bali
Gunung payung flying site is consider new site for paragliding activities in Bali, This flying site opened to give more opportunities of the paragliding activities. This flying site is just located next to Timbis flying site and flight possibility during march to June. After the rain season season, usually the win direction in the southern part in Bali will be blowing from the east or south east, the wind speed will be very stable on this flying site.
Timbis Paragliding Site Map and how To get There?
To find this flying site is much easier compare to Timbis flying site, you can just locate Gunung Payung Temple and the paragliding site is located behind the temple building.
Both Timbis and Gunung Payung paragliding site located in the same village at Kutuh village, South Kuta. It is only 45 Minute from Kuta or legian, 1 hour from seminyak or sanur and within 20 minutes drive from Nusa Dua or uluwatu temple.
Bali Paragliding Price and Booking
Interested in Tandem paragliding in Bali? Price start from US $ 99.00, All inclusive Book This tours below:
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