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Paragliding in Medellin: A Breathtaking and Safe Local Experience

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    What to Expect
    The Paragliding Medellin Tour, takes place 7,000 feet above sea level.

    We will be going towards the west of Medellin to a rural area looking for the perfect altitude.

    Our flights usually take around 15 minutes. However, this can vary depending on weather conditions.

    A Unique Paragliding View

    You will be flying over one of the best contrasts: hundreds of dairy farms as well as skyscrappers in the bottom of the valley.

    At all times you will be safe knowing that your licensed pilot is right there with you.

    Who Are The Pilots In Our Paragliding Medellin Tour?

    At  Medellin Day Trips we only hire local experienced pilots. Some of them started to work on this since they were 10 years old.

    They are all farmers' children that chose this profession instead of the rural duties.

    So by taking this tour you are  also supporting them.

    Remember we are a social focused agency, read more about us here.

    We Accompany You Throughout The Whole Process:
    • Pick you up at the hotel and take you there.
    • Help you with the sign-up process and the insurance registration.
    • Keep your belongings safe while you are flying.
    • Translate all the instructions the pilot gives you.
    • Drive you back to your hotel after the flight.NOTICE:

    Paragliding is a very weather dependent activity, so we are constantly adjusting dates, pickup times or straight out canceling the program if there is rain or strong winds.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up all travelers anywhere in El Poblado, Laureles or Envigado.
    • Driver/guide
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This tour was a highlight of our trip. Our party of six people aged from 21 to 72 all went on the flight. We all felt safe, and would do it again for sure. Where else can you jump off a mountain for 70 bucks? And survive? If you have the opportunity do not pass this up! Some
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    We had a wonderful experience : to fly like a condor above Medellin and the surrounding countryside. We had very nice and experienced pilots who could speak very well english. Arrange it your self by the 4 companies on the mountain. It daves you a lot of money . But beyond
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    No words to express how much our family enjoyed this experience!! Andres Gallego with DragonFly Parapente and his partner were amazing, attentive and made the kids feel safe during their flight. Our 10 and 13 yr-old were thrilled with the experience. Our 17yr-old was hesitant
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    Wow, what a wonderful experience. From the ride up the mountain road into the clouds, to the last stretch of hills and stairs that you must climb to get to the launching point. What a workout. Definitely thinner air up there and what a way to get your heart rate going. Good
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    I booked this tour the night before scheduled departure and Andres made sure to find me a spot last minute. The communication was great and the guide Juan was at the hotel exactly the time promised. Juan is a great guide and very knowledgeable of the city of Medellin told us
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    About the operator
    By: MedellinDayTrips
    568 reviews
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    Excellent experience
    Andres and Antonio were fantastic. This tour has been the highlight of our trip so far. The tour gives you an
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    Highlight of our trip to Medellin
    This tour was definitely the highlight of our 4 day trip to Medellin. Andres was very knowledgeable, professional
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    Santa Fé
    Private tours are the best and if you get a guide like Andres, even better. You really get to see the most
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    Amazing Day Trip to Guatape, El Penol, and Coffee Farm!
    My brother and I (mid to late 20s) took a tour with Henry who quite frankly is the man! Very knowledgeable of the
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    Very enjoyable day with Andrés
    We had a lovely day and covered a lot of ground. Tasted new and delicious fruit at farmer's market. Very enjoyable
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    Amazing experience. That exceeded every expectation.
    This was absolutely one of the best experiences we had not only in Medellín, but in Colombia. I bought this as a
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    Food tour
    Had a great time on the food tour. Ate a variety of foods and tried the local liquor. The town of Sabaneta was a
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    Awesome time on a small coffee farm!
    Andres' tour was exceptional and intimate. Many other operators offer full day tours, but I don't see why when we
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    Santa Ana, California
    Hands down the best tour!!!
    Another great experience enjoyed by our group by Andres of Medellin Day Trips. Andres picked us up at the Airbnb
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    Santa Ana, California
    Best Coffee Tour/Jardin Experience Ever....
    Andres of Medellin Day Trips provided our group (5 of us) the best experience that exceeded what we would have
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    Alessandro C
    Amazingly Genuine Experience
    Don't miss the chance to meet Don Antonio and help him in his coffee plantation. The guide is very knowledgeable
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    Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    Fantastic Excursion with Andres!
    What a wonderful day we had on our Guatape Tour and Horseback Riding Excursion. Andres suggested we leave early
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    Long but Rewarding Day
    Ernesto did a great job leading our tour for excellent fruit tasting and a wonderful organic coffee farm
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    Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    Great City Tour and Guide for our Family of Five
    We loved our city tour with Andres! Andres spoke great English, and has a depth of knowledge and personal history
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    Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
    A Fun Food Tour for our Family of Five
    We had an amazing time on our food tour with Andres! The tour gave us an excellent overview of traditional
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    Key Details
    • MedellinDayTrips
    • Duration: 3h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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