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Airborne Paragliding

Airborne Paragliding - West Coast

Get a higher education, learn to paraglide. We offer flying training at all levels, from fun ‘Introductory’ weekends to advanced thermalling and cross-country flying. Comfortable accommodation, a...

Airventures Paragliding

Airventures Paragliding - Eastern Cape & Wild Coast

Paragliding courses are offered throughout the year. Learn to fly on your own on our safe training dune just outside Port Elizabeth. We have 20 km of coastal ridge only 10 minutes outside Port the we...

Attitude 4 Altitude - Paragliding and Hang Gliding Academy

Attitude 4 Altitude - Paragliding and Hang Gliding Academy - Gauteng

Attitude-4-Altitude has the answer to one of our deepest desires – learning to fly! You can experience the magic of free flight under an African sky with a tandem paraglider (or hang glider). This...

Big Sky Hang Gliding

Big Sky Hang Gliding - Cape Winelands

Take your spirit to new heights! Big Sky HG provides safe and enjoyable training: from our one-day Introduction Experience to becoming a fully licensed Pilot. Altitude is Everything....

Bulwer Hang Gliding School

Bulwer Hang Gliding School - Drakensberg|Durban & KwaZulu-Natal North Coast

Learn to hang glide in the mighty skies of Bulwer on the magnificent Amahaqwa Mountain in the beautiful southern Drakensberg, just an hour from Pietermaritzburg and Oribi International Airport. Fly...

Cape Gliding Club

Cape Gliding Club - Cape Winelands

Come and fly like a bird – powered only by wind and sun! Soar the length of the majestic Hex River range, or hover above beautiful Victoria Peak. Cape Gliding offers air experience flights every...

Cape Town Tandem Paragliding

Cape Town Tandem Paragliding - Cape Town

Soar like a bird above the beautiful Cape Town coastline with South Africa's most experienced tandem paragliding pilots. We fly mainly from Lion's Head and Signal Hill, with Table Mountain in the to...

Cloudbase Paragliding

Cloudbase Paragliding - Garden Route

Local SAHPA registered instructors at Cloudbase Paragliding, Jan and Khobi, offer the perfect mix of knowledge, experience and adventure for those who want to take to the skies. Fly as a passenger a...

Enkhaba Adventure Centre

Enkhaba Adventure Centre - Swaziland

We offer guided paragliding tours, tandem flights and training. Breathtaking views, clear take-off and landing sites in three different wind directions and close, easy recovery access are all part of...

Explorer Ultraflight

Explorer Ultraflight - Cape Town & Winelands

Learn to fly! Powered paragliding is the safest, easiest, most exhilarating craft to fly and the least expensive to own and operate. Equipment, training, aerial tours, expeditions, flight displays,...

Fly De Aar School of Paragliding

Fly De Aar School of Paragliding - Northern Cape

Paragliding is a truly free-flying adventure – taking advantage of the wind to soar like a bird, often for hours and many kilometres while the pilot, suspended in a harness, steers the lightweight...

Hang Check

Hang Check - Garden Route

Hang gliding and powered hang gliding flight training centre. Experience the best of powered and unpowered flight. Scenic beach introductory flights and hourly lessons. Fly with six times SA Hang...

Howick Flying Club

Howick Flying Club - Durban & KwaZulu-Natal North Coast

Gliding is a sport for flying purists. For those of a competitive nature it offers a fiercely competitive competition environment. But a quiet afternoon flitting from cloud to cloud or gentle is...

Magalies Gliding Club

Magalies Gliding Club - Gauteng|North West

Have you ever wondered how birds of prey manage to stay aloft for hours on end without flapping their wings? Come and spend a relaxing day at Magalies Gliding Club with your friends and family, and...

Paradise Aviation

Paradise Aviation - Mpumalanga

Experience the magic of free flight. Soar through the big African skies with a tandem paraglider and experience a perspective that only the birds have had until now. Intro courses and tours also in...

Skyguide Paragliding

Skyguide Paragliding - Durban & KwaZulu-Natal North Coast

Come dance on the winds and perhaps even touch the clouds. The time has come to live your dream of flight. Tandem paragliding is the perfect introduction to free flight; no training or previous a a...

Soaring Safaris

Soaring Safaris - Free State

South Africa's premier soaring site. The best place to soar the high, wide and open African skies. Soaring Safaris has an unrivalled fleet of superbly equipped high- performance gliders....

Thermal Riders Hang Gliding Club

Thermal Riders Hang Gliding Club - Gauteng

Thermal Riders Hang Gliding Club offers an experience of free flight above the mountains of the Magaliesberg, with views of the Hartebeespoort Dam in the distance. Often thermal flights are as the...

Wild Sky Paragliding

Wild Sky Paragliding - Drakensberg|Durban & KwaZulu-Natal North Coast

Wild Sky Paragiding School is run by Hans and Ria Fokkens. We offer tandem flights, courses and guiding. With our vast experience and good safety record you will be in great hands learning to fly is...

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Gliding or soaring is an adventure sport or recreational activity where you fly a non powered fixed wing glider using natural air currents. South Africa has excellent gliding sites and schools through out the country. Soaring conditions are generally good for recreational flying in most regions in South Africa. Contact your closest flying club for an introductory flight now.

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Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge, Slackpacking

Known as the Mont-aux-Sources Hike, this trail starts at Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge which is ‘base camp’ for a multi-day slackpacking adventure in the Northern Drakensberg.

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