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Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town

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Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town
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Tandem Paragliding in Cape Town is fun and addictive. Join us for a tandem paragliding flight in Cape Town seeing all the great sights from the air, fly from Lions Head landing on the grass in front of Camps Bay and Clifton beaches or over Sea Point...more
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8 Lions Head Rd, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 72 209 0119
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Cape Town for our honeymoon, and went paragliding for the first time. The instructors were very clear with their directions, made us feel at ease, and helped make our experience that much better. The logistics went smoothly; Icarus is well-run. The flight itself...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank roarcouple
Jaques_du_Plessis, Owner at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience.

Reviewed October 28, 2018

My 17 year old daughter wanted to do Paragliding as her bday present - she asks every year with no luck but this year I gave in... and then I did my homework. My Cape Town Paragliding friends were used to give recommendations which is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sinead378
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Paragliding from Signal Hill was beautiful! The staff knew how to keep our more nervous flyers calm - Jacques and John thank you!! Two technical difficulties: We did show up on time and they werent there yet in the morning; and despite being told the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rjaffelieb
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Jacques is amazing! His flights are safe and exciting. Great pilot, great company and awesome staff. Icarus is a must! Try them for the most fun you'll have for the best value for money.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

100% the best thing we did in Cape Town, and if it wasnt for the fact we were leaving the day after our flight i think we'd have done it again! Jacques and John were so friendly and professional, kept us updated with the weather...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank england_els
Reviewed June 20, 2018

The flight itself was wonderful, but the owner of this company was very rude. He was disrespectful towards his employees and openly rude to them in front of all of us. I was selected to fly with him and felt uncomfortable from the beginning. While...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

Amazing flight with a really experienced pilot : Jacques! I was very self confident from the take off to the landing. Not scary at all, only pleasure and great views! Wish I could do it again Thanks a lot, Jacques!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

High point of Cape Town visit!! Super Easy to book, Mark the instructor made it an amazingly pleasant and safe experience, not a minute of stress! Just pure joy, “it’s like flying a magic carpet” as he described, and it’s truly the feeling! Pay extra...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank keikobrossard
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome time with Jacque!! Very professional and made you feel safe and secure the whole time. Can now tip it off the bucket list! A definite must in Cape Town. :)

Date of experience: April 2018
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Jaques_du_Plessis, Owner at Icarus Tandem Paragliding Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Thank you so much for the review. I am so glad you enjoyed your flight. Hope you come back soon to come do it again Jacques

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June 2, 2015|
Response from Jaques_du_Plessis | Property representative |
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