For those travellers who are interested in adding an extra touch of excitement and enthusiasm into their holidays, Pamukkale Paragliding is definitely a must try option. This particular activity promises to boost your adrenaline levels and immerse you into a whole new word of adventure. Furthermore, Pamukkale Paragliding can be characterized as an exceptional alternative way to observe and admire some of Pamukkale’s notable sights from above. The only things needed for this activity is energy, enthusiasm and excitement as everything else will be provided by our professional team.
Pamukkale Paragliding can take place in any time of the day. Therefore, depending on the scheduled time of the activity, a comfortable and modern vehicle will pick you up from your place of accommodation. It is important to note that, the pickup service can take place either from Pamukkale village or from the nearby Denizli city. The vehicle will drive you towards the paragliding station, from where this experience begins. This location is known as the Dynamite Hill or the Dynamite Tepee and is the most suitable spot for such activity as it has an altitude of 300 meters above the ground level.
Upon arrival, professional pilots and experienced flight instructors will immerse you into the secrets of paragliding. More precisely, the experienced and fully licenced pilots will let you know important details about the flight. They will also demonstrate how to use properly the safety equipment and explain to you all the necessary safety procedures. It is important to mention that, during your flight, you will be accompanied by a professional pilot who will be the person in charge to ensure your safety and the smooth operation of the flight.
Once you are ready and the briefing is over, you will start running for few meters accompanied by an instructor. After few meters, you will find yourself flying allowing you to feel the first adrenaline boosts. The total duration of your flight is subject to weather conditions and to the flow of the wind. In general, the flight can last from 15 up until 30 minutes. During this time, you will be flying above Pamukkale’s notable sights and have the opportunity to enjoy some panoramic and breath taking views over the area.
More specifically, paragliding activity allows participant to enjoy views over the infamous Cotton Castle. This white-washed mountain has patios on its edges in which thermal springs flow. The scenery is truly spectacular as it can be characterized as a natural wonder. Cotton Castle is listed as a cultural heritage sight according to UNESCO. In addition, you will be able to observe the ancient city of Hierapolis that used to be a spiritual and curing centre during antiquity due to the nearby thermal springs. As you will be flying over Hierapolis, the ancient necropolis and the ancient Roman theatre will be visible enabling a truly unique sightseeing experience. Finally, you will be able to enjoy views over the Roman Baths or the Cleopatra’s Pool as it is also known which is famous for its thermal springs and attracts thousands of visitors every year.
After spending some time in the air, the pilot will start following a landing mode. By the moment you reach the ground, you will be full of enthusiasm and positive emotions due to your increased adrenaline levels. Upon landing, professional pictures and videos of your flight will be available for purchase at an extra cost. Those who are interested can purchase these in order to make their memories long lasting. Once the experience is over, a comfortable vehicle will drive you back to your hotel. Pamukkale Paragliding is surely a unique, yet alternative experience to create memories from your holidays.