Paragliding

Our paragliding partners at Lijak Campsite operate all year round!
Information Centre
* up to the minute weather info and flight conditions
* flight licenses available
* parataxi to the starting point and along the valley
* tandem flights – paragliding for beginners with experienced pilot
* first aid – call centre

Lijak is a paragliding and hang gliding paradise! We have a pleasant Mediterranean climate for excellent flight conditions all year round, for both beginners and experienced enthusiasts.
Lijak is a very popular site for long flights along the southern ridge of the Trnovska plateau right up to the top of Nanos. (Maybe put here “1,313 metres”) It is also a world famous flight competition venue.

Description of our Lijak take-off site:
A lovely meadow on the edge of the Trnovski gozd (forest) Plateau.
Altitude 581m
Wind NE – SW,
GPS N 45°57’49″ / E 13°43’24″
Lijak is an ideal starting point for all difficulty levels and flight directions
(N, NE, E, SE).
Airspace: allowed up to 2500 ft above ground.
Difficulty level for taking off (JP): medium
Difficulty level for flying (ZP): medium
Suitable for beginners: yes
Access: by car 13.6km; you can get directly to the take-off site by car.

Landing locations:
Šmihel
The landing site is a beautiful meadow by the village of Livešce – 65m above the sea level.
Altitude difference: 516m
GPS N 45°56’50″ / E 13°42’42″

Campsite Lijak
The landing point is on the northern side of the camping ground.
GPS N 45°56´30,57´´ / E 13°43´03,40´´

Is there anything better for a free flier than organised transport to the starting point and landing back at the campsite with a cold beer waiting for you?!
Campsite Lijak has a perfect position right under the world famous paragliding paradise of Lijak – Nova Gorica. You can constantly check weather and flight
conditions here – at the start, in the air, or on the landing site.
Our main priority and concept is A safe and comfortable flight.
You can find detailed information about all this and other Slovenian flying areas in the “Paragliding & Hang Gliding Guide Book” by Matevž Gradišek (www.bigopensky.com).
There is also a description of Lijak in the paragliding guide: “Best
Flying Sites of the Alps”, by Oliver Guenay. This book is available at our reception.
We wish you many beautiful and safe flights above the Vipava Valley!
112 – emergency telephone number.
147.800 MHz – frequency for paragliders and hang-gliders (no chat).

 

Hang-gliding

Our hang – paragliding providers at Campsite Lijak operate all year round!
Information Centre
* current information on weather and flight conditions
* flight licences available
* parataxi to the starting point and along the valley
* tandem flights – hang-gliding for beginners with experienced pilot
* first aid – call centre

Lijak is a hang-gliding and paragliding paradise. A favourable Mediterranean climate
offers excellent flight conditions all year round, for beginners as well as for experienced
enthusiasts.
Lijak is a popular site for long flights along the southern ridge of the Trnovska plateau
up to the top of Nanos. It is also a famous flight competition venue.
Description of the take-off location at Lijak:
A nice meadow at the edge of the Trnovski gozd Plateau.
Altitude 581m
Wind NE – SW,
GPS N 45°57’49″ / E 13°43’24″
Lijak is an ideal starting point for flights of different difficulty levels in various directions
(N, NE, E, SE).
Airspace: allowed up to 2500 ft above ground.
Difficulty level for taking off (JP): medium
Difficulty level for flying (ZP): medium
Suitable for beginners: yes
Access: by car 13.6km; you can get by car directly to the take-off site.
Landing locations:
Šmihel
The landing site is a meadow under the village of Livešce – 65m above the sea level.
Altitude difference: 516m
GPS N 45°56’50″ / E 13°42’42″
Lijak Campsite
The landing point is on the northern side of the camping ground.
GPS N 45°56´30,57´´ / E 13°43´03,40´´
Is there anything better for a free flier than organised transport to the starting point and
landing at the campsite, where a cold beer is waiting for you?
Lijak Campsite is located under the world known paragliding paradise Lijak – Nova
Gorica. Directly from the campsite, you can constantly check weather and flight
conditions – at the start, in the air, or on the landing site.
The main idea behind our services is A safe and comfortable flight.
You can find detailed information about the above mentioned and other flying areas in
Slovenia in the Paragliding & Hang Gliding Guide Book by Matevž Gradišek
(www.bigopensky.com).
The description of Lijak is included also in the paragliding guide by Oliver Guenay: Best
Flying Sites of the Alps. The book is available at the reception of the campsite.
We wish you many beautiful and safe flights above the Vipava Valley!
112 – emergency telephone number.
147.800 MHz – frequency for paragliders and hang-gliders (no chat).

PARK LIJAK PACKAGES 2017

PACKAGE PILOT 1 = € 57.84 + TT + registration

2 nights / 3 days (CAMP)
2 overnights with breakfast, 2x transport, internet + 3 x fly ticket

PACKAGE PILOT 2 = € 164.94 + TT + registration

7 nights = 8 nights (CAMP)
8 overnights with breakfast, 8x transport, internet, fly ticket

Tandem flights

Would you like to experience the freedom of flying like a bird?
Why not try a tandem flight for only €122?
A highly qualified pilot with more than 10 years of experience will take you up to the clouds to experience the thrill of flight.
No prior knowledge is expected. All you need to do is follow the instructions which you will be given before taking off.
A tandem flight lasts 30 – 60 minutes, depending on weather conditions.

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