The usual take-off location for paragliding around the Soca-Valley is from the side of the Mangart mountain. It takes around 40 minutes to get to the site by car cruising on steep alpine roads. On the way and upon arrival the instructor pilot will brief you about everything you need to know about your upcoming flying adventure. 

START TIME Time of the flight can differ a lot according to weather
DURATION 2-3 hours with transport up the mountain, training and flying
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, wind jacket, sunglasses and sunscreen.
Professional instructor pilot
1 hours of training
1 or 2 flights depends on thermic conditions
Instructor gratuity



Meeting at Bovec center


Quick introduction of equipment

  • Picking up a suitable helmet and warm clothes if necessary
  • Last chance for going to the toilet

We drive up the the takeoff location

Flight instruction can begin on the way up. Answering all possible questions

Short walk from the parking to takeoff site


Preparation for the start of flying


Takeoff and Airtime

  • It usually last about 15 to 20 minutes to land on the ground on a stable day
  • On an active termic day a flight can last about 40-60 min
  • Acrobatic flight can be asked from the pilot. This case the flight time decreases due to quick losing of altitude

Landing and driving back to Bovec

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 1 review
June 21, 2019

Flying with the birds was awesome from the side of the Mangart. Absolutely amazing experience. Definitely recommend

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