An Alpine sports aerodrome for light aircraft and gliders, together with dedicated launch sites for paragliders, ultralites and model aircraft, provide new adventures and expand one’s horizons of Slovenia's Alps. Take off from the highest peaks, fly alone or in tandem over the alpine valleys, learn to fly, or clock up some hours as a qualification for further adventures in the air!
Alpine sports aerodrome
Sports flying, gliding, paragliding, acrobatic flying, and even piloting model aircraft – everything is at your disposal at the Alpine sports aerodrome at Lesce, not far from both Radovljica and Bled. You may land here with your own light aircraft, try gliding, rent a plane or take an air-taxi on a panoramic flight; you can even learn to parachute here. The aerodrome also has a collection of vintage aircraft on display.
Gliding and paragliding
Slovenia's Alps have a number of places suitable for embarking on a variety of aerial adventures. At Begunje near Radovljica there is a launch site for ultralights and paragliders; there are also sites at Kriška Gora above Tržič, Dobrča, Vogar, Vogel and Studor above Bohinj, Dražgoška Gora and Ratitovec, Ambrož under Krvavec, as well as a number of launch places above Preddvor. Kobla above Bohinj also has a paragliding school.
Flying model aircraft
Aircraft modellers can use the launch site at the Alpine sports aerodrome at Lesce near Bled, as well as a dedicated facility at Dobrava near Kropa.