Düsseldorf is the center of the Rhine – Ruhr metropolitan region and the capital city of the German state of North Rhine – Westphalia. It is known for its fine arts, its relatively large Japanese community and its pioneering influence on experimental – electronic music. Nonetheless, Düsseldorf is also famous for its extreme sports activities, being performed in the wider area.
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Paragliding in Vlacherna, Agrinio, Central Greece Region Greece
Vlacherna is located within 15 minutes from the city of Agrinio and is considered to be a favorite destination for paragliding enthusiasts. Thanks to its easy accessibility and the excellent thermal conditions that enable you to easily gain height, this spot is one of the most visited paragliding sites in the region. The location is addressed to all experience levels, as it does not present particular technical difficulties.
The take off altitude is at 343 m/1125 ft above sea level and the take off point is found at 38°39’15” (38.6544)N; 21°23’49” (21.3971)E. The landing point is found at 338°38’49” (38.647)N; 21°23’8″ (21.3857)E, on the west side of the take-off area. In addition, the best wind direction is coming from the West and Southwest. Furthermore, you can perform this exciting sport at almost any time of the year. Last but not least, there are paragliding centers, operating on the site that offer everything you need for your paragliding adventures!