Ballooning – Take off in the foothills of Monchique mountain and hop the barrocal hills overflying splendorous villas, megalithic sites, orange and lemon orchards. Be amazed at how much natural wild vegetation there is amongst the small cultivated fields and golf courses. The launch site is dependent on the wind direction on the day either from: Budens, Lagos, Portimão, Senhora do Verde or Silves.
The Algarve has one of the best climates in the world for microlight flying. The Civil Aviation Authority approved ‘Algarve Microlight School’ was established in 1985 and offers trial flights, UK NPPL lessons and course packages specialising in top quality tuition made fun by first class instructors and great coastal flying in the sun