The take-off point in Taucho can be found in the central part of the municipality of Adeje. The coordinates of one of its launch points are 28R 329445 3114546, which stands at an altitude of approximately 760 m (2,500 feet) above sea level. The surface you can use as a take-off ramp and preparation area covers 5,600 square metres (18,300 square feet).
It is used when the winds at that altitude come from the west and south.
Degree of difficulty
Associated landing points
- Early and late in the day: Intermediate/low to intermediate/high level (2-4).
- At midday: Intermediate/high level (3-4).
- Taucho-Armeñime esplanade, Adeje.
- La Caleta beach, Adeje. (Only in winter, but strictly prohibited in summer when there are people on the beach).
The conditions at the take-off and landing point may change for various reasons (weather, refurbishment work, etc.), so the best thing to do to make sure you are as safe as possible is to contact the Canary Islands' Paragliding Federation shortly in advance so they can inform you of any last-minute changes or incidents.
Telephone numbers: +34 928400805 / +34 615602329