Experience Mount Jerai with a bird's eye view in this exciting paragliding experience!
Paragliding activity has been one of the most popular activities to be done in Mount Jerai along with hiking, camping and many more adventurous activities. Mount Jerai at the height of 1,217 metres is an excellent location for paragliding. It is located in the state of Kedah. A unique trait of Mount Jerai that is the only mountain in Malaysia that is located at the coast. Thus, the mountain’s surroundings are vast paddy fields, forests and also coastal areas. This means that from the top of Mount Jerai you can have a complete view of these just around you. Mount Jerai is said to be an island around 20 metres above sea level before the water receded and formed the mountain now.
This paragliding tour will surely make your adrenaline pump as you glide above the skies of Kedah plains. You will be picked up at the base of Mount Jerai for a transfer to the paragliding platform on the mountain. Then, at the platform, you will be given a safety briefing and geared up before you proceed. After the preparations, go over to the deck and prepare for an adventure. There will be an experienced paraglider with you during your paragliding activity so do not worry. Your guide will be behind you and will navigate you through the paragliding activity.
Jumping off the deck and scenic view awaits as the view is widely spread to the paddy fields in front of you and as far as your eyes can see. Depending on the season of the paddy fields, the colour of the paddy field terrain changes. You will be seeing a wide green field if the paddy is newly wanted and golden brown fields if they are ripe and ready to be harvested. Other than that, your paragliding activity is also accompanied by the sights of islands in the Straits of Malacca and the straits itself. After around 12 to 15 minutes of paragliding in the sky, you will land down at a field nearby.
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