After gathering at the tour meeting point, begin with a briefing about take-off before adjusting your flying seat position. Following that, begin practicing taking off, at which point you're ready to fly.
The tandem glider used for your activity is specially designed to carry two people, and is nearly twice the size of a regular solo paraglider. Your flight lasts 20 minutes on average, depending on the force of the wind and other flight conditions.
Your team on the day is made up of experienced and certified pilots. Your flight is filmed with a GoPro Hero5 camera, and following your flight you are issued an SD card containing video footage to take home with you.
With your day pass for this hop-on hop-off tour you’ll learn about Corfu's history and the city’s top attractions with the aid of multi-lingual commentary available in 8 languages.
On the 60-minute Kanoni route or the 90-minute Achillion route you’ll pass by most of the city’s landmarks and monuments. Your ticket gives you the flexibility to explore the city's sights at your leisure and at your own pace.
Sights you’ll see include the Old Town, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Old Fortress and New Fortress, and the Palace of St. Michael and St. George. Admire the Venetian mansions and the water-colored buildings with their characteristic ochre color. See Pontikonisian Island the Panagia Vlaherna Monastery.
Explore the many alleyways and narrow streets, gardens, and beautiful squares such as Bosketo and Spianada. Admire the architecture of the churches, theaters, museums, and imposing mansions. In the commercial center you’ll find many unique shops, as well as numerous cafés, bars and restaurants.
Start the cruise at 10:00 AM where you will board the sailboat. Depart the marina and head along the coast towards the old town of Corfu for incredible views of the 2 fortresses.
Arrive in Garitsa Bay looking at the south side of the fortress and admiring interesting parts of the city from a new angle. Stop in this natural anchorage spot for a while admiring the many super yachts. Continue on to Mouse Island for another shortstop, giving you the chance to photograph the landing airplanes flying above.
Then, venture further towards Vido Island for an opportunity to swim in the crystal clear waters and relax a bit. Finally, head over to Lazareto Island for your second swim stop, before returning back to the marina where your tour ends.