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Virginia Hang Gliding

16620 Coal Kiln Rd, Melfa, VA 23420
+1 757-346-1134
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Amazing day!

My wife and I did the hang gliding on a Friday in October when the temperature was around 66... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Ralph B
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Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States
Scenic Tour.....AMAZING!!

It was an amazing experience!!! I wanted to do something special for my husband's birthday and I... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Bonnie L
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Tandem hang gliding flights from 2000 feet to a mile high (5,280ft). Ages 10 to 110. Weight limit 225 pounds in smooth air. Open May through October.
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16620 Coal Kiln Rd, Melfa, VA 23420
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

My wife and I did the hang gliding on a Friday in October when the temperature was around 66 degrees (about 54 degrees at the altitude where the plane disconnects from the glider). Bill (pilot) and Don (glider) were really friendly people and explained things...More

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It was an amazing experience!!! I wanted to do something special for my husband's birthday and I found this tour. Bill, the pilot, was awesome! He showed us tons of stuff from the air, joked around, and even let me fly the plane! My husband...More

Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic way to spend the morning. Everything was perfect. The staff and views were beyond compare. This is great for people of any age. It is exhilarating and peaceful at the same time. I highly recommend this to anyone looking for something...More

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience for the entire family! Our 10 year old daughter loved it! She showed no fear. Her mother however was scared to death when she did it. Jeff had fun making her scream which we could all hear. She liked the experience especially for...More

Thank AL P
Reviewed 18 July 2017

It was incredible and one of my best experience ☺️ The view was amazing. The staff was friendly and the instructor was great.

Thank swetha k
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

One word that simply describes my experience with Virginia Hang Gliding is "SPECTACULAR!!!" This adventure was such an easygoing thrill for my birthday! There was absolutely NOTHING that went wrong with this trip other than I wish I could have gotten a two for one...More

Thank Woodrow S
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I didn't know what to expect. saw an ad for this place while staying at chincoteaque. called up morning of and booked an appointment for my wife and I. once we showed up within about 15 minutes my wife was in the air. everyone on...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This was incredible! I had always wanted to do this and it certainly didn't disappoint! I flew at 3500 ft and could see the Chesapeake Bay on one side and the ocean on the other. I flew tandem with the instructor. He was great.

Thank Deb L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Locally owned and operated. Great equipment and instructors. Virginia Hang Gliding is a nice local attraction that is fun for children and adults.

Thank theresacadams
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I took a scenic flight with Bill and it was the highlight of our trip, especially because my boyfriend got to fly the plane for most of the trip! Also, Bill has incredible knowledge of the history and geography of the region,...More

Thank Alyssa P
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