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Paraglide From Tijuca Forest To Pepino Beach
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Nature, Adventure Sports, Paragliding

  • Duration

    3 Hours

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, Portuguese, Spanish

Description

Hang gliding and paragliding flights in Rio are amazing experiences, with the unique landscape of the city. 

The flights take-off from Pedra Bonita ramp, a privileged spot in the Tijuca Forest. It offers a very nice view of the costal islands, the forest, Pedra da Gavea, the Rocinha favela (one of the world’s biggest slums), Morro Dois Irmãos and more. 

At the end of this thrilling experience, landing at Pepino's Beach, where we can cool down with some fresh coconut water at the beach sidewalk kiosks. 

RioXtreme works only with the best pilots, who have over 20 years of tandem flight experience, certified by the Brazilian Hang Gliding Association and high quality equipment. 

Photos and videos with one camera of your flight are included. 


* Flight time: from 09am to 02pm. (will be confirmed on the day before according to the wind forecast). 

* Maximum passenger weight: Hang gliding: 90kg (200 pounds); Paragliding: 105kg (230 pounds). 

* Minimum Age: 16 years old. 

* Meeting Point: Pepino's Beach - São Conrado - RJ. (transfer from beach to flight ramp included).

Highlights
  1. Flight over a lush forest and land at a beautiful beach in Rio de Janeiro!
  2. An thrilling and totally safe experience.
  3. Experience an unique view of Rio de Janeiro from the top of the mountains!                            
  • Hang gliding / paragliding in RIO expand_more

    Hang gliding and paragliding flights in Rio are amazing experiences, with the unique landscape of the city. 

    •  We take-off from Pedra Bonita ramp, a privileged spot in the Tijuca Forest. It offers a very nice view of the costal islands, the forest, Pedra da Gávea, the Rocinha favela (one of the world’s biggest slums), Morro Dois Irmãos and more.

    • At the end of this thrilling experience, we land at Pepino Beach, where we can cool down with some fresh coconut water at the waterfront kiosks. We work only with the best pilots and high quality equipment.

What's Included
  • Professional instructor;

  • Transfer from beach to flight ramp;

  • Tandem flight;

  • Full equipment,

  • Photos and videos with one camera of your flight.

What's Excluded
  • Transfer to the meeting point;

  • Ramp tax;

  • Extras. 

What to bring
  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes (not sandals or flip flops), sunscreen, mosquito repellent and cash for tax and extras (if you wear glasses, bring strap band to avoid it from falling).
Know before you go
  • Recommendations: light clothes, closed shoes, backpack with water, snacks, sunscreen, mosquito repellent and money for extra expenses (if you wear glasses, take a tie to prevent it from falling);

  • Flight time: from 09 am to 02pm (will be confirmed the day before according to the wind forecast);

  • Flight duration: approx. 8-20 minutes, varies according to wind and weather conditions.

  • Best way to get to the meeting point is by taxi or Uber. It is easy to reach and located near the South Zone of Rio.

  • Meeting point in Pepino's Beach - São Conrado district.

Meeting Point

Praia do Pepino, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From

From

USD USD---- 132.00
USD 132.00 / adult

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