Travel

Top Spots For Parasailing In The World

July 6, 2016 8:00 AM

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Are you craving for something new and exciting to try on your next vacation? Or maybe you are an adrenaline junkie looking for your next thrill. Whichever one fits your upcoming vacation needs, planning a vacation with a parasailing adventure is just what you need. Parasailing offers a thrill like no other and a breathtaking view to go with it. Vacationing at the right destination and adding parasailing to your itinerary will definitely give you an unforgettable experience and an adventure of a lifetime.
Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique

You will find untouched nature, bright blue waters and pristine beaches at Bazaruto Archipelago in Mozambique. This destination is perfect for those looking to escape, enjoy a peaceful honeymoon or discover many adventures. Parasailing over the waters offers breathtaking views of unspoiled nature, wonderful sites and the Bazaruto Marine National Park. There are many small companies throughout the area that offer parasailing adventures and other water sports activities.

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Belize

Parasailing is a popular water sport activity in Belize and will take you high in the air over the beautiful country below. During your parasailing adventure, you can go up alone or be accompanied by a friend or two. Belize Parasail will take you out over the waters surrounding Belize for a 15-minute ride high up in the sky. This is an adventure you are not going to want to miss out on.

Catalina Island, California

Just off the coast of California, you will find Catalina Island. This island community offers quaint shops, a breathtaking landscape and the opportunity to see beautiful panoramic views from high in the sky during a parasailing tour. California Parasailing offers a variety of parasailing flights that will take you from 600 to 800 feet high in the sky above Catalina. Island Water Charters also offers parasailing adventure tours in Catalina. No matter who you sail with, you will be able to see clear blue waters and see the beautiful town of Avalon below.

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Ensenada, Mexico

Ensenada, Mexico is a beautiful place to visit and is one of the best places around the world to see from high in the sky. You can experience the thrill of feeling like you are floating on air when parasailing over the waters of Ensenada’s breathtaking coastline. You can enjoy parasailing adventure tours with Ensenada Parasailing or Ensenada Parasail — both offer fun and exciting excursions that you can enjoy with the entire family.

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Photo Credit: Thinkstock


Grand Bend, Ontario

Canada can offer travelers more than just a place to escape the heat and to go skiing. When you visit Grand Bend, Ontario, make time to go parasailing over the Grand Bend Beach and Lake Huron. While there, you can enjoy a view that will seem like it goes on forever and have an adrenaline rush unparalleled by anything you have found before. Grand Bend Parasail offers you an experience unique to the region and offers a safe, regulated parasailing experience. One of the best things about a parasailing adventure with Grand Bend Parasail is that you can go out for a sunset flight, giving you a bird’s eye view of the sun setting over what National Geographic calls one of Canada’s favorite sunset destinations.

Queenstown, New Zealand

The small resort town of Queenstown attracts tourists from all around the globe. These travelers make their way to this area for the beauty and activities available throughout the year. There are many companies that offer guided tour adventures, including parasailing and jet boating. Many of these parasailing experiences offer just enough exhilaration  for those seeking some excitement while in New Zealand. Parasailing adventures take guests high above the waters below, offering a breathtaking view. You can enjoy a parasailing adventure in Queenstown with Paraflights.

Related: Vacation Guide to New Zealand

Nassau, Bahamas

Experience the tropics of the Bahamas like never before with a parasailing adventure over paradise. From 600 feet in the air, you will see a serene landscape below complete with blue Caribbean waters. The water is so crystal clear you will be able to spot the animals that live in the waters below, such as sharks, sea turtles and dolphins. Bahamas Tour Center offers a variety of different water sports-related activities, including a snorkel and parasailing combination package.

Parasailing adventures offer an opportunity to see worldwide destinations from a unique view high above in the sky. Your adventures will give you an amazing view and an opportunity to see things you might not be able to see from the ground. If you go to a region of the world where parasailing is available, make sure to enjoy a tour or two.

Heather Landon (Heather Leigh Carroll) is a freelance writer with more than 20 years of experience. She has combined two of her passions – writing and travel – to share her experiences with others. You can read more of her articles at Examiner.com.

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