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Paragliding in Brixental,

Paragleiter startet über Westendorf

Paragliding – discover Hopfgarten from the air

Enjoy hovering through the air and a feeling of liberation: While paragliding in the Hohe Salve holiday region you get to feel pure freedom. Whether in summer or winter – here with us you get to head out on and book this challenge at any time of the year. Together with a professional pilot you head from the summit of the Hohe Salve down into the valley. Always in your line of sight: the picturesque mountain peaks in the region along with contemplative villages that are scattered throughout Brixental. Experience the world from a bird's eye view!

Tandem flight from the summit of the Hohe Salve

You cover some 1000 metres from the summit of the Hohe Salve. During which you are hovering in the air for around 15 minutes. 15 minutes full of adrenaline. 15 minutes of time to enjoy yourself. 15 minutes to see the world from a different perspective. Our guests do not need any advance knowledge to head out on a tandem flight. Trained and highly qualified paragliding pilots provide you with instruction and ensure you stay safe. Your well-being is always a priority during a holiday in the Sportresort. The ideal conditions for this unforgettable experience:

  • Parking options: free with the cable car ticket
  • Reservations for paragliding sessions: at Reception in Hohe Salve Sportresort in Brixental
  • Equipment for a tandem flight: sturdy footwear and warm clothing are required

Fly above the Kitzbühel Alps on a paraglider

Paragliding is one of the best known and most popular action-packed aerial sports. In Tyrol and the Hohe Salve holiday region in particular this unique experience is enjoying ever greater popularity. Paragliding in short form:

  1. Starts right on the mountain.
  2. With a good run-up and enough wind, the paraglider lifts into the air.  
  3. You glide smoothly through the air, back down to the valley.

The summit of the Hohe Salve is one of the most popular starting points. It is not just the good thermal conditions that attract paragliding pilots up to the this well-known summit. The expansive start area and the cable car too, which takes you up to around 1300 metres in just a few minutes , provide unique conditions for an unforgettable leap from the lofty heights.

While paragliding you literally "glide" through the air at a speed of around 35 km/hr. This gives you plenty of time to gaze in wonder at the surroundings in the Kitzbühel Alps from a bird's eye view . The views that await you here are wonderful and particularly unique:

  • Enchanting towns
  • Picturesque Alpine pastures
  • Sparkling swimming lakes
  • And so much more

Would you like to guide a paraglider yourself? Those of you would like to go paragliding by yourself in the region around Das Hohe Salve Sportresort must have completed an induction session and be able to present the relevant licence. This applies to all of Austria.

The all-round well-being programme, that makes this fantastic experience all the more unforgettable, is a feature you will find here in the hotel with us. After an action-packed paragliding flight, guests staying in our 4-star superior hotel will be pampered down to the tiniest detail – for instance with a massage or delicious food in our Restaurant Das Brixx.

Give the gift of a tandem flight

Tandem paragliding flights are also perfect to give as a gift. Give the gift of experiences that will be remembered forever and surprise your loved one with an unforgettable adventure in the air.

Have you ever wanted to try an adventurous paragliding jump? Would you like to discover Tyrol from the air? Then a holiday in Das Hohe Salve Sportresort is just the right starting point for an unusual and, above all else, unforgettable adventure.

The Hohe Salve viewing mountain is a genuine hotspot for paragliders and for tandem flights. The thermal conditions in the Kitzbühel Alps are very well suited to an extensive flight experience on a paraglider. The combination of fascinating mountain realm and easy accessibility by gondola makes paragliding in the Brixental region particularly pleasurable and attracts lots of paragliding pilots to Hopfgarten every year. To enjoy this hit of action yourself however you don’t have to be a pro. During a visit to our Sportresort, we make tandem flights available for you too! Enjoy an unforgettable adventure in the Hohe Salve holiday region. We are happy to provide you with information about the variety-packed options available for a paragliding flight.

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What is the best way for me to explore the Kitzbühel Alps?

Kitzbühel and the surrounding area are particularly beautiful from a bird’s eye view. Not just while hiking or climbing up on one of the mountain summits. But during a paragliding flight too for instance. Here guests staying in the Sportresort really get to relax and at the same time enjoy an unforgettable adventure.


Where can I go paragliding in Tyrol?

One particularly popular destination for paragliders are the mountain summits of the Hohe Salve. Here daredevils get to glide some 1000m down into the depths below and enjoy the beautiful landscape of the Kitzbühel Alps and the panorama of the Wilder Kaiser.


What is part and parcel of an activity-oriented holiday in Austria?

During a holiday in Austria, and in Tyrol in particular, action and variety-packed adventures are guaranteed. Whether it is while hiking, cycling, playing tennis or on the ski piste: Around our Sporthotel there are all kinds of things to discover. Our guests will enjoy particularly guaranteed action while paragliding. This unforgettable experience is not to be missed at any rate!


Other summer activities

Other activities for your summer holiday in Brixental, Tyrol:

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