South Korea is blessed with breathtaking nature landscapes making it one of the best country for paragliding. In this blog, I’ll be writing on the top 5 best paragliding spots in Korea that experienced paragliders will enjoy but are also suitable for first-timers.
Top 5 best paragliding spots in Korea
1. Paragliding in Danyang
2. Paragliding in Boryeong
3. Paragliding in Yongin
4. Paragliding in Yangpyeong
5. Paragliding in Pyeongchang
Paragliding in Danyang
Danyang is one of the most popular place for paragliding in Korea. Danyang is located in the province of Chungcheongbuk and is accessible from Seoul either by train or bus. The city of Danyang is considered to be the best spot because of its Eight Vistas which is a collection of 8 mountain peaks and rock formations that look stunning in all weather.
What is the cost of paragliding in Danyang
To have an uninterrupted paragliding in Danyang, you can book Danyang Para Village at ₩75,000 or $67 per person. This ticket comes with a free pick-up from Danyang City and discounts to nearby attractions.
Paragliding in Boryeong
Boryeong is located two hours away from Seoul and It’s not just the place where the country’s mud festival happens, but it’s also an ideal destination for paragliding in South Korea. At spring, summer or autumn, you’ll soar over a picturesque stretch of land, but one of the best thing about paragliding in Boryeong is getting to see Daecheon beach.
What is the cost of paragliding in Boryeong
Price of paragliding here starts at ₩100,000 or $86, before any discounts from WAUG. The ticket includes a pick-up service in Seoul.
Paragliding in Yongin
At Yongin, you can paraglide no matter what the season is. Yongin is blessed with lush naturescapes that would make you fall in love with the country.
I’d definitely recommend going to Yongin City if you’re visiting the country for leisure and want to maximize your trip because it’s a home to other attractions such as Everland and the Korean Folk Village.
What is the cost of paragliding in Yongin
In Yongin, there are two types of tickets that you can get, the regular experience and the Extreme Experience. Both tickets are offered by seasoned paragliders from Sky Paragliding and the price starts at ₩90,000 or $77.
Paragliding in Yangpyeong
Another spot on our top 5 best paragliding spots in Korea is Yangpyeong, a beautiful county that’s easily accessible from Seoul via KTX with the travel time less than 50 minutes. If it’s your first time to do tandem paragliding, don’t worry, you’ll be in safe hands.
What is the cost of paragliding in Yangpyeong
The price of Paragliding in Yangpyeong starts at ₩110,000 with options for couples, pets ( which means you can fly with your pets). A paragliding ticket in Yangpyeong comes with free pick up service from Asin Station, Saving you the stress of worrying about how to get to the Paragliding Park.
Paragliding in Pyeongchang
Another good paragliding spot near Seoul in Korea is Pyeongchang in Gangwon-do. The park looks great in either summer and in winter season. The county is where Nami Island is located, so you may also want to take a side trip to the popular attraction if you’ll choose to visit this place.
What is the cost of paragliding in Pyeongchang
The ticket price for Paragliding in Pyeongchang is estimated at ₩100,000 or $86, but you can also book a ticket for only ₩90,000 or $77.