Offered at Disney’s Contemporary Resort on Walt Disney World® Resort property, Parasailing at Sammy Duvall’s Watersports Centre is a fun and exciting way to see the Bay Lake area and beyond. Guests can enjoy the centre’s state-of-the-art parasailing technology that takes off and lands right from the boat, letting guests soar to great heights above the water without ever having to get wet.
A bird’s eye view of the Walt Disney World®Resort will create lifelong memories. The feeling of flying is peaceful and exhilarating all at the same time. Parasailing may be booked as a single (one guest) or tandem (two guests flying together). The “state of the art” parasail boat allows guests to take off and land right from the boat without even getting wet! The crew and vessel exceed the United States Coast Guard regulations ensuring the safest experience possible.Please arrive 15 minutes early to check-in and fill out the Liability Release Forms (all minors will need a parent or guardian to sign their forms).
Guests will have two choices,
Standard flight. The standard flight is 8-10 minutes at 450’ of line
Deluxe flight is 10-12 minutes at 600’ of line.
Once signed –in, the crew will take you down to the Parasail boat. Sammy Duvall Watersports is allowed to carry up to 6 passengers….flyers have priority, but if we have extra room we can take riders at no extra charge. The First Mate will give all flyers a safety briefing and prepare guests for flight…fitted with a harness and life jacket. Up, up and away you will go! You will have magical views of all of the Walt Disney World® Resorts. You can capture the moment with your own camera or we offer a digital camera package where we take the pictures for you! If you forget something, don’t worry, our pro shop offers a wide range of sundries, sunglasses, towels, souvenir T-Shirts, hats and other watersports accessories to make your day more enjoyable and provide a lasting memory of your watersports experience!
What to bring:
Wear lose fitting, comfortable clothing….the same outfits that you would spend a day in the parks in. You do not need to wear a bathing suit because you land and take off from the back deck of the parasail boat without even getting wet! Sun glasses with a strap, sun screen, and a water proof camera to capture the moment are also suggested. Please have footwear to walk on the dock.
Weather: The Captain can cancel flights due to lightning, high winds or inclement weather. We will make every effort to call guests ahead of time and let them know of delays or try to reschedule at a mutually convenient time.
All fliers must be over 6 years old.
We require at least 130 lbs. and no more than 330 lbs. total weight in the parachute.
If a flier is under the minimum requirement, he or she may accompany another child or adult to reach the minimum weight.
The Parasail boat is certified to carry up to 6 guests, flyers have priority. If there is room we can take riders at no extra charge. Riders are NOT guaranteed and selected on a first come, first serve basis.
Minors under the age of 18 must have an adult present to sign waivers prior to departing on your trip.