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Paragliding is the closest thing you can do to fly in the sky like a Falcon. This sport of flying with a light weight, foot-launched glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure is an beyond-the-world-of-your-imagination experience. Now imagine, witnessing the views of the enigmatic location of Dubai from high in the sky or just imagine floating over clear blue waters behind a boat! Parasailing and paragliding in Dubai offers exactly this experience. Take a look at this guide about how and where you can try this adventure sport in the most famous Emirate!

Paragliding In Dubai

Both paragliding and parasailing in Dubai are Here is some information to make your Paragliding In Dubai experience better.

Sky Safari Emirates


This Sky Safari Emirates is located at Sharjah,Dubai. The team of SSE provides the best paragliding experience to all the adventure seekers. They offer a one-off taster, comprehensive pilot training or anything customized according to each customer’s individual need. You will be flying over Al Faya Desert and can include a GoPro video to keep the amazing experience with you for the rest of your life.

Moreover, they usually have two offers:-

  • A 25 minutes tandem paragliding experience which usually cost AED 399 but with offer it will be AED 289.
  • A 25 minutes tandem paragliding experience with a full detailed video. It normal cost value is AED 449 but with offer you can grab it at only AED 339.

Prior Booking: Prior booking needed at least 24 hours in advance. No cancellation after the booking is confirmed.
Time: Sun-Sat at 2 pm – 7 pm

Parasailing in Dubai

Both paragliding and parasailing in Dubai are equally fun. Also, parasailing is one of the most adventurous and at-least-once-in-a-lifetime-things to do.The most important part about this sport is any prior practice, you can always enjoy it like a brand new experience. It is the perfect sport to make your adrenaline rush high. Parasailing in Dubai is very special because not only you are going to enjoy marvellous views and sparkling blue water of Arabian sea from the up but also the amazing views of tall standing buildings and landmarks.

How it happens: Parasailing is a recreational activity where a group of two or three or four person is towed behind a boat with a special type of parachute attached.Then parasail is attached to a boat with a harness.The boat then began to move at a direction, carrying the person into the air. The passenger has no control over the parachute. Parasailing is totally only a funride.It usually takes 10-15 minutes of flying duration soaring over the sea level at 200 meters.

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1. Sea Bird Water Sports Equipment Rentall IIc

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Sea Bird Water Equipment Rental provides individual as well as group water activities and various water sports like boat tours,other tours, outdoor activities and Parasailing. You are going to experience parasailing at the Dubai West Marina.

You will be flying 500 feet above the sea level. The total journey will take 40 to 50 mins including a fly time of 12 to 15 mins.

Prior Booking: Prior booking is needed. Free cancellation up to 24 hours in advance. Print ticket is needed.
Time: All days 9 am – 5 pm
Cost: It cost around rs.6000.

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2. SeaWake

Parasailing dubai

Seawake is Dubai’s premier watersports company offering a wide range of water activities like tours, boat tours, water sports and outdoor activities for one, groups and families.It has more than one beach locations across Dubai city. Two of the offers are –

Parasailing off Jumeirah Beach in Dubai: On this exciting parasailing adventure, fly over the Arabian Gulf and enjoy views of Palm Island, Dubai Marina and other sights of Dubai city.You will rise up to a height of 500 feet or 152 meters and with scheduled multiple departure time.
Prior booking: Prior booking is needed and free cancellation up to 24 hours.Mobile Ticket is accepted.
Duration: 20 min.
Cost: It will cost around 7000 rupees.

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3. Flyboard & Parasailing Combo off Jumeirah Beach In Dubai

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Try two sports at the same time on the flyboard-and-parasail combo of Seawake in Dubai. Without investing any time and investing any money on any prior course, you must enjoy this sport with all the proper instructions and equipment. Anyone between the ages of 10-70 can enjoy this sport.In the famous JBR beach enjoy the sport and have a lifetime experience with this duo sport package at lowest price guarantee.

Prior booking: Prior booking is needed and free cancellation up to 24 hours.Mobile Ticket is accepted.
Duration: 45 min.
Cost: It will cost around 15500 rupees.

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4. Skyland Tourism


Skyland tourism is offering parasailing at Dubai Marina beach.The package includes pick up and drop off service from your accommodation. The rider needs to be at least 7 years old and the booking must be for two people minimum.It will be 15 mins ride at a 200 meter height from the sea level.
Time: all day 9.00 am – 4.00 pm
Cost: It will cost around AED 420.

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5. Parasailing Dubai


At Parasailing Dubai, United Arab Emirates you will soar 500 feet above the sea level.The package will need you to reach a departure point from there you will be taken to the sport point and you will be again drop off to the same point.

Departure and Return point: Al Rahim Mosque, Al Seba Street , Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Prior booking: Prior booking is needed but don’t have to pay prior. Cancellation is taken till the day before activity.Confirmation will be given at the time of booking. Only paper ticket is accepted.
Duration: Total journey is of 40 to 50 minutes of time including 12 to 15 minutes of flying time.
Cost: This will cost around Rs.5500.
The Parasailing has three different spots:-

  • Jumeirah Public Beach, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Dubai Eye, Blue Water Island, Dubai, 00971, United Arab Emirates
  • Dubai Marina Yacht Club, Street H, District 4, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Additional info:

  • No Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers, travelers with back
  • problems, travelers with heart problems and serious medical conditions.
  • This tour / activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
  • You will be guided by experienced crew and you will perform the activity wearing life jacket.

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6. Parasailing Adventure & Boat Tour Of Jumeirah Beach In Dubai

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Enjoy Parasailing in Dubai with Parasailing Adventure & boat Tour of Jumeirah Beach In Dubai and enjoy a bird’s eye view of Atlantis The Palm, Dubai eye, Burj Al Arab and Dubai Marina from 500 feet above the sea level also take a relaxing ride on a boat with your choice of music.

Departure Point : Jumeirah Beach Residence, Beach Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Return point: Returns to the Departure point.
Prior booking: Prior booking is needed and confirmed at the time.For full refund cancel at least 24 hours of the day of activity. Mobile ticket is accepted.
Duration: The full event will take an hour to complete.
Cost: This event will cost you around rs. 8000.
Before heading to your parasailing adventure make sure to prepare your swim suites or extra pair of clothes as your clothes might get wet. Take covering clothes for the boat journey.

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The thrilling experience of paragliding and parasailing in Dubai is the best way to be introduced into this sport of flying. These sports are a few of those that keep the adrenaline rushing through the veins. Fly over desert with a qualified instructor including protection gear. So, add this thrilling sport on your bucket list whenever you are planning to travel to Dubai !

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Frequently Asked Questions About Parasailing And Paragliding In Dubai

What is the best time for Paragliding in Dubai?

The best time for paragliding in Dubai is the Winter season during the month of October to March.

Is paragliding is safe?

After years of scientific advance and with a group of experts paragliding is perfectly safe now and can be enjoyed by everyone.

What is the minimum age and maximum weight for parasailing?

The minimum age for parasailing is six.Any participants under the age of 18 should have a parent’s or guardian’s sign as their liability waiver. Minimum combined weight must be 160 lbs and the maximum combined age must be around 450 lbs.Weight requirements change daily as per the wind condition and the captain’s approval.

What is tandem flight?

There are two types of tandem flight.The first is where two parasailers fly side-by-side, and the second one is where two individuals are seated front and back.In the both cases weight restrictions will apply.

Do one need experience in parasailing?

No, you do not need experience in parasailing.The parasailing crew brief you all the instructions beforehand,make you understand everything and also handles every aspect of the adventure and will instruct the participant regarding procedure.They also tells you hand signals to use to communicate with the boat crew and measures to take should an emergency situation occur.

Can I bring a camera?

Most parasailing professionals will allow participants to bring a camera or a video camera or a GoPro along with them. But the equipment can get wet even in the boat so, disposable and waterproof equipment is recommended and along at your own risk. But now-a-days parasailing professionals typically offer the GoPro video and high quality photo package in the included packages.

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