As you paraglide, you are connected to the wing by at least 30 different lines, which are all strong enough to support your weight.
A modern paragliding harnesses are as cozy as sitting in a lounge chair – some even have built-in lumbar support.
Staying local is easier, but will give considerably less opportunities for the big flights. Find your own tribe who are willing to travel on the good days.
With astonishing vistas of the world’s tallest mountains, paragliding in Nepal’s Pokhara Valley is in every traveler’s bucket list.
Haa is one of the most picturesque places enclosed by tree-covered hills makes it an ideal spot for paragliding in Bhutan.
Interlaken is the gateway to Switzerland’s famous Jungfrau region. This is one of the most enticing adventure playgrounds.
Paragliding is a sport that totally relies on the weather. Therefore, as a paraglider you must know how to interpret the weather.
To be a professional paraglider, make sure you understand flying, aerodynamics, weather and more.