Learn to Fly, Basic Paragliding Course

Rs. 29,999

/ person

Learn to Fly, Basic Paragliding Course

3.95 - 1 Review

8 Days   Starting from Karachi  Host: Muhammad Talal

Rs. 29,999

/ person

Overview

In the Most unique way possible, experience the most thrilling adventure of your life. Learn the basics of Paragliding with us and then you can fly freely like a bird.

Timings/Schedule:
- We leave Karachi at around 4:30 - 5:00 am in the morning. And usually, fly from dusk to dawn. Those who complete their flights can leave early if they like. Generally, all of our flights are completed by afternoon and we pack up after lunch, coupled with a visit to the serene beach nearby.

Note:
Session Wise Schedule
flexible & subject to adjustment depending upon wind, weather & student skill level theory sessions to be conducted at our office (at Shara e Faisal) on weekdays, ground handling sessions & flying sessions to be conducted at our flying sites at Gharo and Hub Beach, both 50 km from Karachi

8 sessions (flying on weekends only, ground sessions on weekdays as well as weekends in Karachi)
Includes: Theory, extensive ground training and 8 to 10 flights (Winch assisted or from medium heights)
Certification: In accordance with USHPA (United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association)
Start Date: Coming Weekend

Schedule for Novice Paragliding Course
Total No of Sessions: 08
Total No of Flights: Min. 08 (From Various Heights & Locations)

Package Includes:
- Certified Instructor
- Professional Photography & Videos
- AC Transport (2-Way)
- Lunch or Snacks & Refreshments
- Licensed Pilot & Ground Safety Staff
- Basic First Aid Kit
- In-Flight Comm & Safety Equipment
- Certificate for Insignia (For Armed Forces Only)

Recommended Gear:

Trip Itinerary

  • DAY 1

    Theory & Gliding Basics
    You'll Get a Comprehensive Equipment Intro Learn about Paraglider Layout
    You'll also Get to Learn about Flying Site Selection
    Wind & Weather Assessment & Various Factors in Flight.

  • DAY 2

    Pre-Flight Checks
    Ground Handling, Kiting, Forward & Reverse Launches for Low & High Wind Conditions
    Plus Simulated Take-offs & Landings.

  • DAY 3

    Pre-Flight Checks
    Ground Handling, Kiting
    Forward & Reverse Launches for Low & High Wind Conditions
    Plus Simulated Take-offs & Landings.

  • DAY 4

    Pre-Flight Checks
    Ground Handling, Kiting
    Forward & Reverse Launches for Low & High Wind Conditions
    Plus Simulated Take-offs & Landings.

  • DAY 5

    Flying from our Basic & Intermediate Heights
    Winch assisted at our Flying Sites Around Karachi
    You will Complete at Least 8-10 Flights from 1-2 Locations Depending upon your Skill Level
    At the Completion of the Course
    You Must Display Independent Takeoff & Landing with Basic Maneuvering & Understanding of the Principles Taught on your Final Flight Check before Award of Certificate of Course Completion.

  • DAY 6

    Flying from our Basic & Intermediate Heights
    Winch assisted at our Flying Sites Around Karachi.
    You will Complete at Least 8-10 Flights from 1-2 Locations Depending upon your Skill Level
    At the Completion of the Course
    You Must Display Independent Take-off & Landing with Basic Manoeuvring & Understanding of the Principles Taught on your Final Flight Check before Award of Certificate of Course Completion.

  • DAY 7

    Flying from our Basic & Intermediate Heights
    Winch assisted at our Flying Sites Around Karachi.
    You will Complete at Least 8-10 Flights from 1-2 Locations Depending upon your Skill Level
    At the Completion of the Course
    You Must Display Independent Take-off & Landing with Basic Manoeuvring & Understanding of the Principles Taught on your Final Flight Check before Award of Certificate of Course Completion.

  • DAY 8

    Flying from our Basic & Intermediate Heights
    Winch assisted at our Flying Sites Around Karachi.
    You will Complete at Least 8-10 Flights from 1-2 Locations Depending upon your Skill Level
    At the Completion of the Course
    You Must Display Independent Take-off & Landing with Basic Manoeuvring & Understanding of the Principles Taught on your Final Flight Check before Award of Certificate of Course Completion.

Facilities

  • Transport

  • Standard Meals

  • Guide

  • Basic first aid kit

  • Photography

  • Security Guards

Event Host

Karachi Gliding Club

Karachi Gliding Club is a professional light sport aviation club providing certified paragliding & paramotoring courses and bringing unforgettable flying experience, around the beautiful coastal city of Karachi, to its members, from diverse walks of life including civilians and military personnel.

Insurance

Prices are mentioned in rupees per person.

BenefitsPlatinum (By Air)Gold (By Air or Road)
Accidental Death & Permanent Disability1,000,0005,00,000
Accidental Medical Reimbursement50,00025,000
Emergency Medical Evacuation30,00015,000
Repatriation of Mortal Remains *15,00015,000
Loss of Baggage7,5003,500
Loss of CNIC2,0001,500

* In case of natural death only.

Cancellation Policy

  • - The member should report 30 mins before departure time.
  • - Member must behave ethically with his/her fellow group members, otherwise, Karachi Gliding Club can cancel his/her booking at any time.
  • - KGC is not responsible for personal injuries and accidents.
  • - KGC is not responsible for a loss of any kind of valuable item.
  • - No refunds shall be made in case a member doesn't show up or leaves the venue during the event without availing his/her flights.
  • - No refunds shall be made in case of a natural disaster or any unforeseen circumstances beyond human control including but not limited to rains, storms, unfavorable winds or weather, land sliding, accident, flat tires, engine failure, aircraft malfunction or other calamity e.t.c.
  • - In case of cancellation of a flying program due to unfavorable wind/weather or other reasons beyond human control, the members shall be rescheduled for the next available flying date.
  • - KGC can cancel a booking at any time.
  • - KGC can change terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
  • - Personal weapons/drugs are strictly prohibited.

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Ratings & Reviews of the Trip

3.95 (1)
Trip Reviews

By zain

February 3, 2020

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