Flying in Roldanillo

Since many years, Roldanillo is known for being host of marvelous aerial shows that have like main character experienced paragliding pilots and other fans (amateur) of this sport.

El Valle Del Cauca expands from Roldanillo 70 Km north and 170 Km south. The width of the Valley varies from 8 to 40 kilometers. The whole valley is almost flat and the 90% of plantation grounds are of sugarcane.

The municipal seat is located at 966 meters above sea level. In its 217 square kilometers of extension counts with a fascinating terrain, that is part of the Western Andes Mountain Range. A paradise for amateur pilots that find there, every year, the best place for training along with their best friends.

Roldanillo is one of the best places around the world for aerial sports since it has the conditions needed to realize this practices. In humid tropical climate, the thermals are soft and large; when there are dry periods of long duration, the flight conditions can become stronger and turbulent.

Nowadays, it has 3 take off zones available from early hours of the day for training and planning above the valley of the Cauca River without trouble.

Aguapanela

Located at La Tulia in Bolivar, Valle del Cauca. 25 minutes from Roldanillo.

Altitude: 1820m
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Price per pilot-Collective transport: $10.000 COP.

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Pico

Located at La Tulia in Bolivar, Valle del Cauca. 25 minutes from Roldanillo.

Altitude: 1814m
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Price per pilot-Collective transport: $10.000 COP.

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Los Tanques

Located at Buenavista in Roldanillo, Valle del Cauca. 50 minutes from Roldanillo.

Altitude: 1650m
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Price per pilot-Collective transport: $15.000 COP.

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Flight Zones

Aeronautica Civil (Civil Aviation), have defined some zones for free flight around the country, and obviously it includes some zones in Valle del Cauca. You will see a map bellow with our current defined zones. However, except for military zones, you could fly “cross country” with caution.

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Waypoints

Finally, we want to share a list of waypoints of the region. We hope this to be useful for you. Have fun flying in our country.

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