Tandem Hang Gliding
Daily - 8:00 AM & 9:00 AM
- The first full time Aerotow Hang Gliding Flight Park in the world! Operating since 1991
- Your U.S. Hang Gliding Association certified instructor has flown more than 30,000 incident-free tandem flights and won the USHGA Award for Safety in 2003
- Once you reach your cruising altitude, release the tow rope and soar up to 2,000 feet above the ground
- Experience total serenity as you float effortlessly above a beautiful 100-acre Florida ranch
After being towed 2,000 feet into the air by a specially designed ultralight tow plane, your certified instructor will guide you on an incredible 15-20 minute flight.
Learn how to control the glider as you enjoy the natural beauty of the surrounding Florida woodlands; home to many different species of wildlife, from deer, migrating birds, various reptiles and amphibians to the occasional sighting of the very rare and endangered Florida Panther.
Sit back, relax and enjoy one of the purest forms of flight.
Participants must be at least 5 years of age and weigh at least 35 pounds but not more than 240 pounds.
Approximately 1.5 hours with 15-20 minutes of flight time.
1 per flight.
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions and comfortable running shoes.
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance.
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 14 days prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider
Am I jumping off a cliff?
No, you will be towed aloft with a specially designed ultralight towplane. Aerotow tandem instruction is by far the easiest, fastest, safest, and most enjoyable way to learn how to fly hang gliders.
Other Tampa Gift Ideas:(View all 25 Tampa experiences)
- Gift CertificatesFrom: $50.00
- Learn to Fly a CessnaAvg Rating of: 5(12)From: $99
- St. Petersburg Food TourAvg Rating of: 4-half(19)From: $55
- Learn to Fly a HelicopterFrom: $190
- Learn to Fly a CirrusFrom: $179
- Zipline Canopy AdventureAvg Rating of: 5(1)From: $74
- Tampa Sunset Heli Tour (for 2+)Avg Rating of: 4-half(5)From: $318
- Tandem Hang GlidingAvg Rating of: 5(4)From: $175
- Tandem SkydivingFrom: $234
- Hot Air Balloon RideAvg Rating of: 5(2)From: $196
- All Tampa Experiences
"Amazing experience, awesome people. I had the best time!! "
"It was incredible! Wallaby Ranch is a wonderful getaway with friendly, accommodating staff, and a perfect setting to experience hang gliding. A little more signage needed at the street entrance."
"It was an awesome experience! Great staff, very personable and experienced. They have been doing it since 1991. Beautiful property, over 500 acres. My daughter loved her hangliding experience. It was a birthday surprise and she had no clue she was going to hanglide that morning. I just drove her to the ranch, and as we drove in, she still had no idea what her gift was. Malcolm greeted us at our car, and I told him she has no clue why we are here. He laughed, and said, oh she is going to love this!"