The take-off point in Fasnia can be found in the south-eastern part of the island and of the municipality of Fasnia. The coordinates for one of its launch points are 28R 360853 3123382, which stands at roughly 400 m (1,300 feet) above sea level. The surface you can use as a take-off ramp and preparation area covers some 400 square metres (1,300 square feet).
It is used when the winds at that altitude come from the south, east and north-west.
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).
- An esplanade at the foot of the Fasnia volcano, Fasnia.
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