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Paragliding in Hermanus Bay, Overberg, Western Cape South Africa

Altitude:
220 m/722 ft
Wind Speed:
10-25 Kph/6.2-15.5 mph
The Overberg is a region of immense beauty and characterized by amazing and diverse landscapes. It forms part of the Western Cape as it stretches from the Hottentos-Holland Mountains in the north while in the southern, the Atlantic and Indian Ocean break on to sandy beaches and rocky headlands. The spot enjoys a Mediterranean climate with warm dry summers and cool wet winters.

Soar the skies like a bird and experience an exceptional paragliding experience over the magnificent Hermanus Bay. Paragliding in Hermanus is a force to reckon with exhilarating and consistent flying conditions. The spot can in most cases become thermic and the fresh sea breezes contribute to the smooth ridge soaring along the 8 km/4.9 mi.

Altitude here stands at 220 m/722 ft. Predominant winds here are southwesterly, southerly and southwesterly with wind speed ranging between 10-25 kph/6.2-15.5 mph. The weight limit on the other hand ranges between 20-135 kg/ 44- 297 lb. Advance booking is necessary and the trip can last between 1-2 hours.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Cape Town
258km/161miles 3hours 25minutes
Head South east towards Darling St, then turn left onto Castle St and then take the right onto Strand St merging onto N2 and continue to merge with De Waarl Drive. Turn right and continue onto Overberg DC.
BY AIR
Cape Town International Airport,
242km/151miles

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BOOKING REQUEST
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