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San Félix - Official place

In Medellin route - San Pedro, is located the headquarters of Paragliding Medellin, here is the official place for flights.

 

Only 40 minutes from downtown Medellin, with excellent road and municipal transport buses, you can quickly reach the take off ramp of San Felix, and enjoy a wonderful experience.

 

Beautiful scenery, cool climate, productive land, friendly people, all this is part of the route that you can live to visit.

Data Sheet

"Voladero San Félix"

Tourist: Tandem rides with and international bilingual instructor - Pilots: safari tours for certified pilots - Paragliding School

 

How to get there: San Felix is located 25 km from Poblado area and 18 km from Laureles, transport time and cost varies according from where and how to travel. By bus from the bus terminal TERMINAL DEL NORTE, less spensive more time to get there. one hour and half or more. The cost of the metro ticket  is $2.000 pesos, per person, the cost  from terminal to San Felix by bus is $5.000 pesos. There is a bus every 20 minutes from san felix to the Nort Terminal.

 

If you're in Poblado area you should take the Metro northbound  to the Caribe station then, get in to the North Terminal and go to the office N°11 Expreso Belmira, or this other company "San Pedro de los Milagros", any of those companies go to San Felix  tell the bus driver you want to get off in San Felix, "Restaurante Voladero" there are 2 stairs up to the take off ramps, ASK FOR RUBENFLY.

 

If you don't have too much time and you want to go more confortable, then i might recommend you my friend, he might go and pick you up at the, waite for you to do the activity and then take you back to your place or any other site in town, he is a person i can recommend of my trust.

 

To book your flight, it is best to call or send an email one day in advance to confirm reservation and to have information on weather conditions for the flight.

Location Map

Medellín interest sites

Who to get

Medellín has two airports:

Parks, museums, entertainment, nature and more.

Airport Olaya Herrera: In Medellin, receive only local flights, adjoining the SOUTH bus terminal.

Address: Cra. 65 A Nº 13-157 - Phone: +57(4)365-6100

Airport José María Córdoba: In Rionegro receives international and local flights - Phone + 57 (4) 562 2828.

East Zone of the city 30 minutes by car.

Botanical Garden: Place to relax enjoy its beautiful forests , reading a good book breathing fresh air , has the largest collection of orchids in the country and complete with its structure Orquideorama is the winner of several awards in architecture.

Explore Park: It has the largest freshwater aquarium water in Latin America, inhabited by a variety of exotic fish in the Amazon. The park has more than 25,000 Mts2 on a site to enjoy and learn at the same time.

Road: Via bus, taxi or minibus (groups), Medellin has 2 bus terminals connecting the city with all domestic destinations.

Nort Terminal: Address: Carrera. 64 C Nº 78-580 -

Phone: +57(4) 267-7075 - (4)230-8514

Antioquia Museum: Located in the heart of Medellin in the old City Hall, next to Plaza Botero sculpture park , where international artists and Colombian exposed with a variety of the work to the renowned sculptor and painter Fernando Botero. It has a great infrastructure to receive tourists from around the world.

South Terminal: Address: Carrera 65, adjacent to the Airport Olaya Herrera. Phone: +57(4)361-1499 - 361-1186

Lleras Park: Medellin Pink zone, many restaurants, bar and an environment where young and beautiful people gather to enjoy good music, good food and wonderful company .

San Félix

Official site of flights in Medellin

This natural balcony privileged by its geographical position and its orientation with respect to local weather and winds make it one of the best and most complete paragliding sites in Colombia.

 

It has 4 ramps flight, all a few meters from the main road.

 

Fast food restaurants and typical dishes of the region, with the kind attention that characterizes paisas , accompanied by the most beautiful view of the city and its surroundings make this box a wonderful place for families to enjoy.

 

Area for sports D ' Outdoor adventure such as Paragliding, Walks in forests, Angling, Rappel, Canyoning (down waterfalls), Climbing, Horseback Riding, Paint Ball, Down hill, Cycle mountaineering.

 

Among others who will allow you to enjoy with your family a fun and full of emotions day.

 

The weather today Medellín - Bello

Technical data of Flight site :

Coordinates.

06° 19’ 50. 8 ‘’ North

075° 35’ 55.3 West

Height above sea level  2430 Mt

Desnivel landing site  840 Mt

 

Orientation  NE / E

Radio frecuency 2m  144.560/144.600/ 145.800

See flight maps of sites

Ruben Fly

Tandem Instructor APPI

Register No. 11336 Association of

Paragliding pilots and instructors.

Instructor Tandem Nacional Fedeaereos

Registration No. COL-826-PG

Tandem flights

www.paraglidingmedellin.com

Paragliding and paramotor School  -  Flying since 1992

Vía San Félix Km 5.6 Restaurante El Voladero

Antes del peaje de San Félix

+57 310 517 7940  +57 323 437 3278

 San Félix - Medellín