Paragliding as a sport of the 21st century, takes an important place in the active tourism development in the country. Prilep is one of the cities that form the official take-offtriangle: Krusevo, Galichitsa and Treskavec, which are massively visited by domestic and foreign tourists and where more than half of the official competitions at European and world level are being held.
"Prilep Open" is an international paragliding competition in the discipline -Precision landing, which is held every year in October. This sporting event lasts two days and is a challenge for a hundred paragliders from Macedonia and the Balkans. Besides competitive disciplines, especially attractive is the free flight and tandem flights, designed for all paragliding lovers to be able to realize the dream to fly.
Prilep has the best conditions for paragliding flights in the world with several officials take off places. Tandem flight from the monastery Treskavec over rocky Prilep region is a wonderful pleasure and it certainly will take your breath away. It is located only a few kilometers from the city center and is one of the most visited take off places in the region. There are several paragliding clubs in the city, where you can purchase the full equipment and a professional guide. Do not miss the chance to fly over Prilep region because it is a beautiful postcard from Macedonia, worthwhile to be experienced.