Fly in the Adventure: Paragliding and Skydiving in Ticino

28 Feb 2024

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Adventure Guide to Camping Isola: Paragliding and Skydiving

Welcome to the adventure in the heart of Ticino! If you are a fan of strong emotions and want to explore the surroundings of Camping Isola with a touch of adrenaline, you are in the right place. Get ready to cross the skies with paragliding and skydiving at the Para Centro Locarno, where your adventures will take flight!

Different styles of fall

paraglider

Imagine running along a slope, feeling the energy of the wind hitting the sail and gently lifting you into the air. This is the magical moment of takeoff, a perfect balance between your physical strength and the forces of nature. Thanks to the experienced instructors of the Para Centro Locarno, you can face this adventure with safety and fun, guided through the thermals and air currents to enjoy breathtaking views from above.

The structure of the paraglider is a combination of strength and lightness, with a sail made of durable and lightweight nylon, ensuring safe and comfortable navigation. Sturdy lanyards connect the glider to the harness, which gives you the support you need during the flight.

Let yourself be carried away by the emotion of free flight and discover the world from a completely new perspective. Go paragliding and live an unforgettable adventure that will leave you with indelible memories and an irresistible desire to fly again and again.

Parapendio nei pressi di Camping Isola, campeggio Ticino

parachuting

Skydiving offers an exciting and adrenaline-pumping experience, allowing you to jump from a plane at considerable altitudes and experience the sensation of a free fall, before opening the parachute for a safe landing. The parachute itself is a complex structure, built with a variety of durable and reliable synthetic materials, designed to withstand extreme forces during flight and landing.

These materials are secured via straps and slings to the body of the parachutist or an object, ensuring a secure connection during launch and flight. This allows the parachutist, even when hooked up to a qualified instructor, to enjoy the experience without worries and to get to the ground safely.

The thrill of facing free fall followed by the opening of the parachute and the subsequent glide to the ground is a unique experience that many seek for the thrill and the feeling of freedom that it offers. With the help of an experienced instructor, participants can fully enjoy this adventure in total safety.

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parachuting

Skydiving offers an exciting and adrenaline-pumping experience, allowing you to jump from a plane at considerable altitudes and experience the sensation of a free fall, before opening the parachute for a safe landing. The parachute itself is a complex structure, built with a variety of durable and reliable synthetic materials, designed to withstand extreme forces during flight and landing.

These materials are secured via straps and slings to the body of the parachutist or an object, ensuring a secure connection during launch and flight. This allows the parachutist, even when hooked up to a qualified instructor, to enjoy the experience without worries and to get to the ground safely.

The thrill of facing free fall followed by the opening of the parachute and the subsequent glide to the ground is a unique experience that many seek for the thrill and the feeling of freedom that it offers. With the help of an experienced instructor, participants can fully enjoy this adventure in total safety.

Options for Each Level of Experience

Tandem jumps

Discover the pure thrill of unlimited flight with the Tandem launch! Get ready for an unforgettable adventure as you drop into the void, surrounded by the magnificent panorama of Ticino.

Highly qualified instructors take care of all the technical aspects of the launch, ensuring you maximum safety and tranquility. After a short run of 500 meters to warm your muscles, you will be instructed on the procedures to follow during free fall and the correct position to maintain.

Once equipped with suit, helmet and glasses, you will be ready to take off. An exciting panoramic flight of 15-20 minutes will take you over the beautiful landscapes of the lake and the valleys of Locarno, until you reach the launch of 4000 meters.

Before launch, your instructor will perform a final equipment check to ensure maximum safety. Then, tied to him with a special harness, you will let yourself go in the thrill of free fall, which will last about 50 seconds, until the opening of the parachute at 1500 meters.

Once the parachute is open, you can enjoy six precious minutes of quiet flight with your instructor, admiring the landscape from above, before landing gently in the field below, ready to tell this extraordinary experience.

Courses Shpair

With SPHAIR courses, young people have the unique opportunity to cross the threshold of the aviation world. These programs provide comprehensive and engaging training, allowing aspiring pilots to acquire the skills needed to realize their dream of flying.

Courses AFF (Accelerated Free Fall)

Once you’ve learned the basics with tandem throws, you’ll be ready to try your hand at more advanced throws. With the AFF (Accelerated Free Fall Method), you will dive into the most advanced techniques of contemporary skydiving. Each launch is preceded by careful and detailed preparation, ensuring a safe and rewarding experience. In free fall, instructors assist you constantly, using encoded signals to correct and guide your flight. This interactivity in the air allows you to learn quickly, living every moment with confidence and adrenaline.

Service and support

In addition to flight experiences, the Para Centro Locarno offers a full range of services and support. The highly qualified team will be happy to provide you with information on materials and equipment, whether you are a beginner or an expert. 

Ask for more information to the employees of Camping Isola in Gudo, we will guide you to this breathtaking adventure!

Address

Via al Gaggioletto 3, 6515 Gudo