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Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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About Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town
Paragliding in Cape Town is overwhelmingly fun, exhilarating, amazing and captivating. And you cannot say all this without mentioning Icarus Paragliding (a team of professionals dedicated to make your paragliding experience in the Mother City cherishable). Join us for a tandem paragliding flight in Cape Town and enjoy all the spectacular views from the air. Fly from Lions Head and land in Camps Bay (Clifton beach), or fly over Sea Point from Signal Hill and land on the famous Sea Point Promenade. "Share The Sky With Us"... Fly high, fly with Icarus Paragliding.
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Paragliding in Cape Town (Icarus)
Fly high over Cape Town with an experienced paragliding guide on this epic paragliding experience. Strap in and get ready to feel the exhilaration of the views and the flying sensation. Even beginners can participate, as all instruction and gear are provided for you.
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1 hour
from $89.52
Tandem Paragliding In Cape Town (Icarus)
Take in the sunset while flying high above Cape Town during this paragliding experience. Just you and an experienced instructor will fly tandem over the landscape; your instructor will take care of all the maneuvering and you just have to enjoy the views.
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1 hour
from $99.85
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Reviewed September 26, 2019 via mobile

Flew with Jaques today and had an amazing flight! He made me feel very comfortable and made sure I was having a great time. Made sure the footage of the gopro was good, so I can make everyone jealous back home. When we first got...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Travelill
Reviewed September 7, 2019

I've been wanting to do this but hesitating for the longest time due to my fear of falling. After careful review of this company, I was rest assured. After all, you only live once! Jacques is very experienced and you will feel safe flying with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 15, 2019

Amazing flight this morning! Great view. Thank you for the experience and the sensations. See you very soon!!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

I loved the experience of paragliding from start to finish. Everyone I dealt with was fun and informative. I knew exactly what was going to happen, when it was going to happen, and what my part was in the process. It was an absolutely beautiful...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

My best friend and I did the paragliding at daytime with Icarus right off signal hill in Cape Town. It was soooo much fun ! The team made us feel super safe and everything was done very professional. The view over Cape Town was insane...More

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Jaques_du_Plessis, Owner at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2019

Thank you soooooo much for the nice review. So glad you enjoyed your Paragliding with us and hopefully we will see you soon again.

Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

My best friend and I went paragliding with Icarus paragliding and we simply loved it. To fly above Cape Town, see the lions Head next to you and the Table Mountain is something that won’t fade out of your memories. I definitely recommend you their...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Jaques_du_Plessis, Owner at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2019

Thank you @ebruary it was an honor to fly with you!!

Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

Jacques made me very comfortable and had a great sense of humour, my flight was just perfect. I definitely recommend flying with him. Thank you

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jaques_du_Plessis, General Manager at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Hey Marion We are glad to hear that you enjoyed flying with us. Thank you for recommending us, and for trusting us with your life.

Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

Our first paragliding flight and that above Cape Town was amazing. We wanted to make a sunset flight first, but unfortunately the weather did not work out, so Icarus offered us a morning flight. The communication was great, received an email and WhatsApp immediately an...More

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Jaques_du_Plessis, General Manager at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Hey Briggita. Thank you so much for taking time to say all these lovely words about us. You have encouraged us to keep on raising our standards. Yes, next time you're in Cape Town... Let's do it again. Yaaay!

Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

I booked a jump for the 1st of January 2019 and since they got overbooked, my flight got cancelled. Not only it was disappointing but so far I have not received my refund. It’s been almost a month and I have emailed, called and contacted...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jaques_du_Plessis, Owner at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2019

Hi. We are sorry you couldn't fly...We want to fly as many people as possible but the festive season is always hectic that we are forced to reschedule clients, particularly those who make late bookings. As for a refund, please contact me on +27722090119. We...More

Reviewed December 28, 2018

Everything really well organised and I instantly felt safe and comfortable to jump of that Signal hill into my first Paraglide experience. Would definitely do it again!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DianaSperanta
Jaques_du_Plessis, Owner at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2019

Thanks for choosing Icarus Paragliding Company. Yes we are always ready to take you to the skies again!

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We are flying with wind and weather so it is very difficult to promise a half-hour trip. We do go out to fly different sites to try and improve the flying time like for instance ee will go to Hermanus when the winds are... More
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