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This is a ranked list of the best places for hang gliding as voted on by men and women. These places include some of the most beautiful and scenic areas in the world such as Interlaken, Santa Barbara, and New Zealand are some of the top places to hang glide in the entire world. Whether you are looking for beautiful mountain ranges, gorgeous bodies of water, or luscious greenery, these places offer all the lovely landscapes you could ever wish to glide over. Each place has distinct wind patterns and companies that offer hang gliding tours. This list answers the question, “what are the best places in the world to hang glide?” Those seeking extensive thrills might seek windier environments while first-time hang gliders might look for calmer winds. These ranked places in every part of the world provide  accessible hang gliding experience no matter where you live. As traveler looking for the world’s best hang gliding you might ask yourself, “Where are spots for hang gliding?”. Well here we have compiled a list of the very best places for this extreme sport.
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Rio de Janeiro is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding

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San Diego is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
San Diego California

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La Jolla is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
La Jolla California

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Massif des Écrins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Massif des Écrins France

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Oahu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Oahu Hawaiian Islands, Kingdom of Hawaii

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Grand Canyon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
1466030329544 added Grand Canyon Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USA

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Fethiye is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
bulgu added Fethiye Turkey

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Kahului is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Kahului Hawaii

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Santa Barbara is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Santa Barbara California

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San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
San Francisco California

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Interlaken District is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Interlaken District Switzerland

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Dunlap is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Dunlap Tennessee

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New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
New Zealand New Zealand

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Orlando is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Orlando Florida

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Sunnyvale is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Sunnyvale California

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Colorado Springs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Colorado Springs Colorado

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Largo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Largo Florida

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Seattle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Seattle Washington

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Salt Lake City is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding

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Costa Rica is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Costa Rica Costa Rica

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Albuquerque is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Albuquerque New Mexico

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Mount Desert Island is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
1466030329544 added Mount Desert Island Maine, USA

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Rome is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Rome Lazio, Italy

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Moraga is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Moraga California

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San Rafael is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
San Rafael California

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South Africa is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
South Africa Africa

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Kapaa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Kapaa Hawaii

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Guatemala is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Guatemala Guatemala

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Piedrahíta is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Piedrahíta Spain

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Penn Yan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Penn Yan New York, USA

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Paris is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Paris Île-de-France, France

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Naples is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Naples Campania, Italy

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New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
New Orleans Louisiana, USA

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Nebraska is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
pup2bill added Nebraska Contiguous United States, USA

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Niagara Falls is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Niagara Falls Niagara Gorge

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Niagara Falls is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Niagara Falls New York, USA

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Vigo is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Vigo Province of Pontevedra, Spain

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Ottawa is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Ottawa Ontario, Canada

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Oneonta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Oneonta New York, USA

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Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
pup2bill added Pakistan Asia

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Palm Beach is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Palm Beach Florida, USA

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Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Philadelphia Area codes 215 and 267, Pennsylvania, USA

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Pisa is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Pisa Tuscany, Italy

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Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, USA

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Turkey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
pup2bill added Turkey

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Vancouver is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Vancouver British Columbia, Canada

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Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Vatican City Europe

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Venice is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Venice Veneto, Italy

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Victoria is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Victoria British Columbia, Canada

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Virginia City is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Places to Go Hang Gliding
Virginia City Nevada, USA