Toulouse is located in southwestern France in Haute – Garonne department, right on the banks of the River Garonne. It is the fourth largest metropolitan area after Paris, Marseille and Lyon. Toulouse is known as the center of the European aerospace industry. Headquarters of Aerospace Valley, Airbus, SPOT satellite system, Galileo positioning system and ATR make Toulouse a global cluster. Among these, Toulouse has a big sporting activity that spreads in the entire metropolitan area.
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Paragliding in Morro do Urucum, Quixada, Ceara Brazil
The area is well known for flight distance, world record breaks during the past years; lovers of paragliding, seekers of adrenaline and pilots from all over the world meet at Quixada every November, when there are appropriate conditions for the world records to be broken and great opportunity to live the breathtaking experience of paragliding.
If you decide to paraglide in Morro do Urucum in Quixada, you ‘ll take off from the natural ramp of approximately 270 m / 885 ft length and land on a specified by the instructors area. You ‘ll most probably come across strong thermals, while the wind can be too strong from September to January. However, the area is considered as the best place for long distance (straight line) flight worldwide.
Local instructors will be eager to provide you with any guidance needed. Don’t miss this thrilling paragliding experience in an amazing natural landscape and a unique scenery in Brazil. When flying don’t miss to spot the rare beautiful monoliths.