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Address: 1805 Deen Still Rd, Orlando, FL 33897-9358
Phone Number:
+1 863-424-0070
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07:30 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The First Fulltime Aerotow Hang Gliding Flight Park in the World! Open...

The First Fulltime Aerotow Hang Gliding Flight Park in the World! Open Seven Days a Week since 1991.

Wallaby Ranch offers year-round Discovery Tandem Flights and hang gliding instruction. We are located just outside Orlando in sunny central Florida. We use the latest tandem aerotowing techniques to provide the safest, most enjoyable hang gliding experience possible. Wallaby Ranch offers a truly unique atmosphere for visitors, students, pilots and their families, and friends from around the world.

Wallaby Ranch is not only the first, we are also one of the safest! NBC's Today Show chose Wallaby Ranch and you should too!

While in Florida, do more than just see the amusement parks. Take a "real" ride you'll remember for the rest of your life!

Discover Hang Gliding with a World Famous Wallaby Ranch Discovery Tandem Flight!

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A must do!

Wonderful, exhilarating experience. If you've always wanted to do something exciting but aren't into sky diving or extreme sports-this is for you. Do yourself a favor and check... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Orlando

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Orlando
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful, exhilarating experience. If you've always wanted to do something exciting but aren't into sky diving or extreme sports-this is for you. Do yourself a favor and check their website for tips and the best months (weather-wise) to go. You will want to go EARLY. They start tandem flights at 8 am so aim to get there between 7:30-8:00 so... More 

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Thank Elevenses
Hamburg, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Adrenaline rush and relaxing at the same time! Everyone should experience it at least once. The staff was so friendly- felt like family!!

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Thank Yvonne S
Seminole, Florida
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I recently went hang gliding with the great group of pilots, instructors ,student and owner at Wallaby Ranch. You go early in the morning and then after your wake up flight you retire to coffee while a huge breakfast brunch was being prepared to which you are invited to join. The morning I went was rather chilly, but the scenery... More 

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Thank Janet C
Orlando, Florida
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2 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016

What an experience, this is one of the must-do's in Orlando, you have not seen Orlando like this. The staff is very good and they treat you the right way. They had a chef come into the ranch and cook breakfast for us. Awesome experience, definitely a life changer.

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Thank naeemalobaidi
St. Augustine, Florida
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82 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I am not a thrill seeker. This hang gliding is the absolute best. You go tandem with an experienced professional. The crew and owner make you feel so welcome and relaxed. It's a laid back morning, they serve you breakfast afterwards. You don't need a reservation. It is something you must try.

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Thank creeksideJ
Acton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Absolutely amazing. Friendly caring staff. the equipment is well maintained. Your experience will even include Brunch!! the video option is well worth the extra fee, and is in HD. LOVED IT!!

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Thank paul b
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78 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

What an amazing way to start the day! The Wallaby Ranch is huge! The ranch isn't to far from Disney World right off the 4 West. The driveway isn't well marked or conspicuous in any way but navigation gets you there no problem. I showed up 1st thing at 8 am (which I recommend). The place is very low key... More 

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Thank Bryan K
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

First time experiencing hang gliding, Oliver made me feel comfortable and even went as far as continuously talking to me to calm my nerves. the whole gang made our group feel welcomed and safe. Breakfast afterwards was the icing on the cake. Will definately be back! My 6 year old niece enjoyed it so much that she went twice.

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Thank Jdgirl1975
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Yes you can hang glide in central Florida. They tow you to altitude via an ultralight and release. They offer tandems as well for beginners. This is an amazing establishment with a fantastic free breakfast. Will definitely go back and recommend this to everyone. Add this to your bucket list.

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Thank Jason C
Fairfield,CT
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91 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Took my 15 year old son for the tandem hang gliding. My 72 year old mother in law ended up giving it a try as well. The owner said conditions weren't perfect when we arrived, so we hung out (literally, on porch swings hanging from trees covered in Spanish moss...this is an interesting place) until he decided conditions were favorable.... More 

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