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Tandem Hang Gliding - Experience Rio de Janeiro scenic views by HiltonFlyRio

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Tandem Hang Gliding

You’ll take off from a hill-top (1700 FEET / 520 METERS) in Floresta da Tijuca national park, high above Rio. You’ll fly gently down over forests, mansions and the beach and land on a sandy beach between Ipanema and Barra da Tijuca with a certified instructors by CBVL (Brazilian Confederation of Hang Gliding).

Flight Stages

The take of launch is made from Pedra Bonita’s Ramp, with previous training under the guidance of the instructor for good platform ramp output and a perfect Tandem Flight. Once the Tandem Flight process starts, it last between 6 and 9 minutes, depending on the wind conditions. The landing is done on the sands of Pepino Beach, São Conrado – RJ.

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• Pedra Bonita, Estrada da Cascatinha Tijuca National Park, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20531-590 Brazil
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Important Information
Departure Point
Avenida Prefeito Mendes de Morais, Av. Pref. Mendes de Morais - São Conrado, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brazil
Duration
7m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Guide, equipment
Exclusions
  • Photo and Video Package optional
  • Required Insurance - not included paid at location in cash R$60.00
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I would highly recommend this. Hilton is very experienced, professional, and speaks English well. He makes it very easy to be confident prior to the flight, which allowed me to enjoy the amazing experience. The flight itself is incredible; you calmly soar down from a mountaintop
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Thank you Mauricio (and sisters). It was my first time doing hang gliding, and doing it in Rio de Janeiro was part of my bucket list. This experience included transportation from and to the hotel. Mauricio was really professional, went right to the point, friendly and really
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Response from DeHilton C, Owner at Tandem Hang Gliding - Experience Rio de Janeiro scenic views by HiltonFlyRio
Responded Nov. 11, 2018
Thank you very much for your review
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To quote a member of our group, hang gliding was "un-Rio" (unreal) :) The views, the adrenaline, and the amazing feeling of flying... This experience is a must for anyone visiting Rio de Janeiro! However, out of all of the companies that I researched for my group of 9 friends to
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Response from DeHilton C, Owner at Tandem Hang Gliding - Experience Rio de Janeiro scenic views by HiltonFlyRio
Responded Jul. 27, 2018
Thank you very much, it is thrilling!
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I just did a hang glide with DeHilton and it was the best experience!! Everthing worked out very well – the communication before was very easy, DeHilton was super friendly and patient to explain me everything and I felt very safe. The flight is an incredible experience – the
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My wife and I always wanted to do this - if you are reading this review, chances are you do too! If you are in Rio, and you have ANY desire to do this, we could not recommend anything (or any company) more highly. We originally scheduled our flight for 1 pm on a day in the
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About the operator
By: Hilton Fly Rio
28 reviews
Patrick M
10
Awesome experience!
I would highly recommend this. Hilton is very experienced, professional, and speaks English well. He makes it very
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Richard K
10
Must do when in Rio!
This was the best experience I had in Rio! DeHilton was awesome in simplifying everything so I could just relax
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Andres1spain1madrid
90
What a great experience
I had a great experience here. I called Hilton within an hour asking for the experience. He was very impressive
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JanK1019
Miami, Florida
120
Wonderful and friendly experience
Thank you Mauricio (and sisters). It was my first time doing hang gliding, and doing it in Rio de Janeiro was
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kiwistina3
Provo, Utah
277
Unbelievable experience & incredible company to work with!
To quote a member of our group, hang gliding was "un-Rio" (unreal) :) The views, the adrenaline, and the amazing
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ricardocP7497BA
Vaughan, Canada
3214
Wicked experience
- staff was good, picked us up and dropped us off at hotel, messaged him on the same day and got back to me very
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superant803
Ramsey, New Jersey
46
WOW -- A must do in Rio!
I can't say enough GREAT things about this experience. As someone who is actually afraid of heights, I was so
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germanbackpacker
Germany
32162
Awesome flight - a must-do in Rio!
I just did a hang glide with DeHilton and it was the best experience!! Everthing worked out very well – the
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JetSetBabe2014
Miami Beach, Florida
2076
Good hang gliding in Rio
It was recommended by our hotel, and we were not disappointed. Great experience, and better prices than the
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Delgadosergiogeronim
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
10
Excelent Hangfly
Excelent and kind pilot. Amazing and easy fly. I've got a great and exciting experience. Congratulations Hilton!
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Markus S
41
Bad service...
Unfortunately our instructors weren't very helpful. They didn't tell us anything about the landing. My wife had to
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kin k
County Dublin, Ireland
35
Incredible experience and the views are amazing
We booked our hand gliding through our hotel and we were not disappointed. It was our first time hand gliding and
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528brendanm
Nairobi, Kenya
912
The best few hours you will spend in Rio... if not in your entire life
This was an impossibly perfect experience. Great value for money, incredible adventure, and a pilot who is as
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audreyhpy
Singapore, Singapore
21
Hang gliding
Hang gliding is way more awesome then paragliding and Rio is the place. Hilton kept in contact with me via email
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VM_Indy
Indianapolis, Indiana
10238
Unique experience with the best views
Rio is a beautiful place anyway, but to be able to take it all in from a birds eye perspective is truly a rare
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  • Duration: 7m
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