PARAGLIGING TANDEM FLIGHT IN SOPELANA, BISCAY.
Saying Sopelana, means beach, surf and paragliding! For 30 years now since the first hang gliders began to fly, the sky of Sopela has been full of colors and that is why many people from all over the world come to enjoy a unique journey flying over the sea and cliffs.
The best way to spend an incredible journey and live an unforgettable experience in the Basque Country.
The beaches of Azkorri or Gorrondatxe, Punta Galea, Atxabiribil and Barrika are some of the wonders that you can observe from a privileged point of view. La Salvaje beach, in addition, is an ideal beach for free flight, since the orientation of its slopes allows us to fly almost every day. It doesn’t matter if the wind has east, north or west component, the flight is insured. From the morning to sunset, the views will make you disconnect and forget about everything else.
The perfect plan for an amazing vacation in Biscay.
Paragliding at Barinatxe Beach is a relaxing and safe experience. No matter how old you are, as long as you are over 6 and have parental permission. We have the best flight instructors and professional pilots in the air to offer you one of the best leisure experiences of your life. You will live an unforgettable adventure in one of the most beautiful places of the Basque Country coast.
The environment, beauty and nature of Uribe Kosta makes paragliding in Sopelana and Biscay one of the most amazing adventure sports in the area. In addition, Sopelana not only stands out for its incredible views, but for an extraordinary atmosphere that makes this beach a perfect place to spend a day full of fun and good times.
An activity for everyone.
The paragliding tandem flight is an outdoor activity for everybody, and flying with SKY NORTE is one of the things that you can’t miss to get out of the daily routine.
The flight in Sopelana is a cluster of sensations, for more than 20 minutes you can feel the relax of a coastal flight or the adrenaline of an acrobatic flight. You just have to contact us.
From 11 a.m until sunset.
Horizon: 20-25 minutes.
Premium: 40-45 minutes.
FULL ACTIVITY DURATION
If the weather forecast has been fulfilled throughout the day and therefore there are no delays, the entire activity lasts about 30 minutes. However, in case of unexpected weather-related events, it is possible that the flight is delayed, so we recommend you to spend the morning or afternoon in Sopelana and / or surroundings.
We fly all year around, but there are more flyable days from March to October.
MINIMUM AGE / MAXIMUM WEIGHT
The minimum age is 6 years old and the maximum weight is 130kg.
ALL PRICES INCLUDE...
Accident and liability
Briefing before launch.
DON'T FORGET TO BRING...
Closed shoes like trekking shoes or hiking shoes.
In summer a light jacket and in winter time a warm jacket.
Sunscreen and sunglasses.
A bottle of water.
From October to May, gloves.
On sunny summer days the parking lot in Sopelana is full so you have to come with enough time to find a place to park your car. You can also come by metro or bus.
WEATHER DEPENDENT ACTIVITY
Paragliding is an activity that depends 100% on weather conditions. And although Sopelana is one of the places with more flying hours per year, we may need to delay or postpone your flight. It doesn’t happen very often but if it happens we will schedule another flight. For more aspects related to this topic we recommend you to you read the Frequently Asked Questions section.
Video and photo report.
HOW TO GET AIRBORNE
BOOK YOUR FLIGHT WITH US
Avenida Atxabiribil, 60, 48600 Sopela
Teléfono: 946 76 06 57 – www.hotelgoizalde.com
Camping Arrien de Gorliz
Uresarantze Bidea, 15 Bis, 48630 Gorliz
Teléfono: 946 771 911 – www.campinggorliz.com
Zientoetxe Errepidea, 70, 48993 Getxo
Teléfono: 627 63 21 03
Etorbidea Arriatera, 65A, 48600 Sopelana
Teléfono: 946 76 63 08
Arriatera bidea, 83, 48600 Sopelana