Like a bird in the sky

Feel like a bird hovering in the sky, flying over the enchanting mountain landscapes, gliding through ascending and descending wind flows – all of this will leave unforgettable memories and reveal invisible wings behind your back. Average flight lasts from 10 to 20 minutes. Overcome the fear of heights and enjoy the scenery inaccessible to man – you will never forget this feeling of complete freedom!

Key starting points

There are several points near the city of Almaty where flights start from, but the most popular of them are the high-mountain resort Shymbulak and the Ushkonyr plateau. Starting height can be from 960 to 3600 meters above sea level. Instructors accompany everyone during the flights, and will ensure the safety of the whole journey.

Extreme for Dummies

Despite the fact that entertainment is considered extreme, the flight does not require physical training – even children starting from 5 years old are allowed into the air. The main thing is to dress comfortably and be ready for a short run, the wind will do the rest for you. Flights are absolutely safe, and everything that happens can be filmed on a mobile phone camera – the main thing is to hold it in your hands so you don’t lose it.

Paragliding in tandem with an instructor from Mount Ush-Konyr


Flight duration – from 7 to 15 minutes (in favorable weather). Flight altitude – from 800 m to 1,000 m. Paragliders – Niviuk, ASA, Independence, Paraavis, PARATECH. At your service instructor – pilots with extensive experience. A transfer to the meeting place with instructors is provided (cost 500 tg.)


Paragliding in tandem with an instructor (day off) – 15 000 tg. Paragliding in tandem with an instructor (weekday) – 15 000 tg. The weight limit is from 20 to 110 kg. Age limit: children from 20 kg (up to 18 years) – with the consent and in the presence of parents.