Already since the '70s, Cortina d' Ampezzo was considered to be the most important flying area in Italy and Europe as well. The Italian Free Flight Federation was also founded here in 1976 when many clubs have started to operate many free flights at the same period.
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Paragliding in Ölüdenız Beach, Fethiye Town, Mediterranean Region Turkey
Ölüdeniz beach is one of the best five destinations for paragliding worldwide. Every October, Ölüdeniz is the host town for the annual International Air Games Festival. From the mountain tops surrounding the beach, para-gliders are flying along the seacoast and landing on the beach. Tandem paragliding is, as well, very popular.
Due to its geographical position, Ölüdeniz has a long flight period from April to September. Surrounded by Taurus Mountains, Ölüdeniz is overlooking the famous Turquoise coast of Turkey. Its name ” calm waters” suggests a well protected bay, ideal area for secure landings. Up from the sky the breathtaking panorama can be another good reason to open your wings in Ölüdeniz bay.