Paragliding - 15 min Tandem flight - 85 EUR

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Experience Crete from a Different Perspective with a Tandem Paragliding Flight. Every year hundreds of visitors choose Cretan Paragliding to give them wings. We offer an easy, safe way to enjoy the exhilarating, unforgettable freedom of life from above.

When it comes to your tandem paragliding experience, you’re the boss. We’ll tailor-make the flight to suit your preferences: it can be smooth sailing from start to finish, or if you’re in the mood for adventure,  just chat to your pilot and he’ll jump at the opportunity to take your flight to the next level at no extra charge.
We cooperate with the only Paragliding School in Crete certified from the Greek Air Sport Federation. They organize paragliding courses, holidays and Tandem flights. Located in the city of Chania.

We’ll take-off from Varipetro which is close to Chania, almost 500 meters above sea level. This is where every local pilot learns to fly, and where most of our students take their first flights. Please note that we need a northerly wind direction in order to fly from Varipetro.

This is the home of paragliding in Crete. Experience incredible views of the entire northern coastline including Chania city, Souda Bay and a small lake. There are often thermals that we can catch to reach altitudes of over 1000 meters.

Flight duration: 15 minutes
Total duration: 90 minutes (transportation from meeting point to take off-briefing-flight-trasportation from landing field to meeting point.)

Languages: English, Greek
Extras: Video or Photo
Paragliding is a 100% weather depended activity. Have in your mind that due to weather conditions, there might be some rescheduling if necessary.

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 Tips & Don't Forget 

  • Hat
  • Sunblock
  • Water
  • Nausea pills for sensitive


15 minutes Tandem flight
Photos from HD GoPro camera

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All flights are recorded with an HD GoPro camera
Certified from the Greek Air Sport Federation
See Crete from above
Exciting experience
Safety with experience pilots

Pick Up time:

Pick up time and location is at ticket. 

In case of delay, call 0030 6970 970 699


Reservations must be made no later 48 hours prior to departure. Any cancellation must be made 48 hours prior to the trip. In case of late cancellations, no refund will be made.

If a trip is cancelled due to insufficient participants or adverse weather conditions, we will refund 100% of made payments.

In case of any changes in the activity Destination Platanias will send you a sms. Please make sure your phone is on and charged.


  1. Varipetro