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Tandem hang gliding flight over Mount Cucco

Tandem hang gliding flight over Mount Cucco

Duration
2 hours

Difficulty
Easy

Cancellation
Flexible

Participants
From 1 to 6

Highlights

  • Hang gliding over the Monte Cucco Park, a protected natural area in the heart of the Umbrian Apennines.
  • Admire beautiful natural landscapes and let your gaze wander from the Sibillini Mountains to Lake Trasimeno.
  • Fly tandem with an experienced pilot in one of the most popular locations for deportment flying enthusiasts.

Your guide

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Maurizio T.

Paragliding and hang gliding instructor since 1994, passionate about all mountain sports, I live in the hills of the green heart of Italy.

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Full description

If one of your dreams is to fly, now is the time to make it come true! How? With a hang-gliding flight over one of the green lungs of central Italy!

You will fly over the Regional Park of Monte Cucco, a protected area of great natural interest, framed by the peaks of theUmbro Apennines and famous for its gorges, canyons and caves carved out by the water of torrents over the centuries.

You will take to the skies in tandem with an experienced pilot, who will take you on an unforgettable journey by exploiting winds and currents. Ready for take-off?

What we will do

We will meet in Sigillo (PG), one of the of the municipalities within the Monte Cucco Regional Park. Here we will meet the pilot and together with him we will move by shuttle to the area where we will take off with the hang-glider.

We will prepare for the flight with an introductory briefing , during which we will be instructed on the operating principles of the hang-glider, on the behaviour to be maintained during the activity, and on all the safety rules to make the most of this experience.

Harnessed and secured to the hang glider and pilot, we will be ready to go. A gentle jog will be enough to be intercepted by the by theupdrafts and taken into the sky to scan the horizon, gazing at an extraordinary panorama. gaze over an extraordinary panorama.

During the glide - which will last from 15 to 30 minutes depending on the wind - we will admire the natural beauty of Monte Cucco from above, in an area beloved by gliding enthusiasts, ranging from the Adriatic coast to Lake Trasimeno, as far as the Monti Sibillini mountains and the Chiascio valley.

Thelanding will take place in the same spot as the take-off. Between transfers, preparation and flight, the activity will last about two hours in total.

Who it is aimed at

Tandem hang gliding is an activity within everyone's reach. It does not specific skills or previous experience are not required, only a good mental and physical condition. The minimum age for participation is 7 years, weighing between 30 and 90 Kg.

Other information

Attention! Please arrive approximately 15 minutes in advance.

This activity can be carried out all year round, subject to weather conditions and pilot availability.

The time selected at the time of booking may vary depending on weather conditions. In this case, you will be notified by the pilot the day before the flight.

Simultaneous flying is possible for up to 2 participants.

The participation fee includes a video of the flight, which will be sent directly to your smartphone.

Recommended clothing

  • comfortable long trousers
  • sweatshirt
  • windbreaker
  • trainers/trekking shoes

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What is included

  • Experienced pilot
  • Take-off transport
  • Technical and safety equipment
  • Video

How it works

  • Book
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  1. 1
    Send a booking request

    We will only pre-authorise the payment

  2. 2
    Receive confirmation within 48 hours

    In case of confirmation, you will be charged the cost of the activity

  3. 3
    Live your experience

    Enjoy the activity and let us know how it was!

  1. 1
    Buy a gift voucher

    Valid 12 months from the date of purchase

  2. 2
    Choose your preferred date

    Get in touch with the guide with the contact details on the voucher and choose the day for the activity

  3. 3
    Live your experience

    Enjoy the activity and let us know how it was!

Meeting point
Seal, Perugia, Italy

Exact location provided after booking

Frequently asked questions

What happens in case of bad weather?

In case of weather conditions that do not allow to carry out the activity safely, you will get a full refund. The guide may propose you an alternative date or time to reschedule the activity. You can freely choose whether or not to accept these proposals. If you cannot reschedule it, we will process a full refund!

If I cancel the reservation, can I get a full refund?

For this activity, the cancellation policy is flexible. You get a full refund if you cancel within 5 days from the activity start date. Within 4 and 3 days from the activity start date you will get a 50% refund. You can find the full policies in the Cancellation Policy section.

What measures are implemented to prevent COVID-19?

All activities on Freedome strictly follow regulations issued at national, regional and federal levels. Sports associations and freelancers commit to carry out activities in full compliance with such regulations, sanitize equipment and environments, and limit their maximum capacity.
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