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$119 for Tandem Discovery Hang-Gliding Flight at Sonora Wings Hang Gliding ($250 Value)

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99% of 164 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

Planes tow students and certified instructors to 2,500 ft., then release them to glide above the Sonoran Desert for approximately 20 minutes

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 2 per person. Reservation required 24hrs in advance; subject to availability. 24hr cancellation notice required. Subject to weather conditions. 250lb weight max. Must be 18 or older or accompanied by parent or guardian. Everyone must sign waiver. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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The Deal

After strapping into the hang glider, a plane tows you and your instructor until it reaches an altitude of 2,500 feet. There, you both are released from the plane to ride thermals over Arizona’s Sonoran Desert. Depending on conditions, this scenic flight lasts approximately 20 minutes before the instructor guides you in for a landing. You may choose to upgrade to a 5,000-foot flight for an additional fee.

Sonora Wings Hang Gliding

On tandem flights, Sonora Wings Hang Gliding's instructors, who are certified by the United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association, take their customers to soaring altitudes, where they glide like birds over Arizona’s Sonoran Desert. The unique vantage point allows for breathtaking views—wild mustangs running through the desert, distant mountains, and red-tailed hawks that soar within a robotic arm's grasp. To reach these heights, hang gliders are towed behind the company's Dragonfly, a small aircraft specifically designed to launch hang gliders. Sonora Wings Hang Gliding's pilots and instructors take off on these adventures from sunrise to sunset, and they can capture each moment on HD video.


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99% of 164 customers recommend

  • “The owners were very friendly and the view was amazing! I bought it as a gift for my son's birthday and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. I would definitely do it again.”

  • “They only have a gazebo with a portapotty, so make sure you take any drink you want and go to the restroom before heading out there. The experience was great. The...”

    “They only have a gazebo with a portapotty, so make sure you take any drink you want and go to the restroom before heading out there. The experience was great. The guys know what they are talking about.”

  • “Thanks so much for being such a great group of MEN!!! Professional, informative, fun--and safe. I really had a wonderful time!! THANK YOU so much for pursuing...”

    “Thanks so much for being such a great group of MEN!!! Professional, informative, fun--and safe. I really had a wonderful time!! THANK YOU so much for pursuing this hobby--and being able to share your good fortune and skills with other humans!!!!”

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    Casa Grande

    32500 West Bud Road

    Maricopa, Arizona 85138

    480-251-1515

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