Can I learn to paraglide on my own?


Paragliding is an unforgettable experience, a chance to feel free and soar beneath the clouds. You can see the beauty of our planet from a completely different angle, from a bird’s eye view. Paragliding is considered to be one of the easiest and most available types of air sports. But this hobby does involve some risks. It’s not natural for a human to fly, so before you take to the skies on your own, you should definitely learn!

Paraglider capabilities: altitude, range and flight time

Today, paragliding in tandem with an experienced instructor is perhaps one of the few quick ways to realize an old dream – to climb to the clouds and see the whole world in the palm of your hand. To do this, you do not need to buy expensive equipment or undergo special long-term training. Professional instructors will organize the entire flight and will accompany you. You will only have to admire the picturesque views of nature from a bird’s-eye view.

Who invented the paraglider

All events and things in this world have their own history. What about paragliders? Who is the genius who gave people the opportunity to soar in the sky, without an engine, like a bird, enjoy the feeling of free flight, see snowy mountain peaks, incredibly beautiful lakes and rivers, green meadows in summer or a snow-white blanket of snowy slopes in winter?

Acrobatics paragliding in Georgia Sky


Acrobatics in paragliding is performance of different tricks and complicated maneuvers during the paragliding flight. Paragliding acrobatics is an indicator of high professionalism of pilots, especially in tandem paragliding. Tandem paragliding acrobatics will give a passenger gravity feel, G forces up to 4G, and the flight will become more unforgettable and fascinating.

At what altitude do you fly a paraglider

Flying a paraglider is an amazing adventure, an extraordinary hobby and at the same time the easiest and most available way to reach the sky. Almost anyone can soar through the sky like a bird. It does not take long preparations or expensive equipment to make your first flight. The SkyAtlantida team takes care of everything: we provide you with the necessary equipment and experienced pilots will make your paragliding experience a real pleasure.

What is paragliding?

Paragliding is both sport and extreme activity, and it is the life purpose for someone. The adrenaline at the start quickly becomes the excitement of flying so high like a bird. The heart sinks from the beauty of the surrounding scenery and the light and smooth hovering makes you forget about everything. There is only you, the sky and the paraglider.

How does a paraglider fly?

Flying a paraglider is one of the simplest and safest way to reach the sky, to feel incredible emotions of free floating, to see the world the way birds see it, as well as to feel free from earth’s gravity. Someone uses this method to overcome their fear of heights. Knowledge of aerodynamic laws helps pilots take off and fly a paraglider without a motor or complicated technical equipment. For those who wanted to but had no courage to try for a long time, we’ll tell you how and why the paraglider flies.

Gudauri – flight of dreams

5 reasons to make a paragliding flight in tandem with a SkyAtlantida instructor:

Paraglider. Sky. Mountains… Reach out with your hand to the clouds, and feel the inspiring feeling of freedom. Soar above the ground like a bird, outrun the wind and feel the breath of nature. All these are unique paragliding flights with SkyAtlantida.

Where to paraglide in Georgia

6 places for paragliding in Georgia
Endlessly hospitable, sunny Georgia is always available for visitors from all over the world. It is an incredibly picturesque country, surrounded by mountains, rivers, lakes, as well as parks and nature reserves, castles and ancient fortresses.

Impressions about paragliding

Impressions about paragliding

“When you are standing at the age of an abyss, – jump to fly, not to fall.”
Robert Orben