World renowned for its amazing natural beauty, Rio de Janeiro is the perfect place to experience hang gliding. Considered the best spot in Brazil for tandem flights, the Pedra Bonita take off ramp is located inside the famous Tijuca National Park, the largest urban rainforest in the world. Take off from an altitude of 520 meters (1675 feet),drifting over the amazing Tijuca National Park moutains, and also one of the most famous beach in Rio, the Pepino Beach.
Hang Gliding is available everyday, as long as the weather is good.
Call Hang Gliding instructor Paulo in Rio (english speaking):
(55)(21) 9 9984- 5643 (whatsapp) or (55)(21) 7814-4102 (mobile).
You can also call Paulo's associate:
Ricardo Lima (Portuguese speaking) (55)(21) 9 8832-8304 (whatsapp)
Flying over Rio
Don´t leave hang Gliding for your last day in town. Try to book it as soon as you arrive in Rio. Good weather for flying means good wind !! The instructor Paulo and his associate Ricardo Lima have over 10.000 flights of experience.
Take off at Pedra Bonita Ramp
Landing at Pepino Beach