Place: Oludeniz / Babadag, 48300 Mugla
Level of difficulty : Easy.
Description: Best Of the Paragliding
Babadag (Father Mountain) towering above Oludeniz on the Southwest coast of Turkey is a geological marvel that just happens to make for incredible thermals and ideal conditions for paragliding flight. Oludeniz is reputedly the best site in Europe, if not the world, to fly pargliders cross-country in both solo and tandem modes.
Take-off: 0°0′0"N, 0°0′0"E, altitude 1200 meters, GR 1 (see in google map).
Landing: 36°32′58"N, 29°9′22"E, altitude 0 meters (see in google map).
You will land on the 2 kilometres beach.
Weather and wind at this place: All season Perfect
Going there: Your journey to the take off point is an experience in itself. From Oludeniz beach, a 20 minute ‘jeep safari’ gives you the unrivalled opportunity to take in the extraordinarily beautiful Turkish mountainside scenery and the stunning flora and fauna it has to offer.
Special flying rules at this place: All pilot regulations.
Usually practicable from january until december.
Number of accidents occurred: 2.
Flightsite created on 2 May 2011 by Cem Karakas (10589) , and modified on 1 June 2014 by Murat Tuzer (11395).