Flyboard experience is quite a new attraction in Barcelona. Actually, it is a very unique, exciting and enjoyable sport, therefore it is not surprising that this experience is one of the most popular ones in the city.
During the experience you are tied to a board which is propelled by two high-pressure water jets. In this way you will be pushed up to the air (approximately 12 meters above the water). To enhance the excitement and your adrenaline level, you can try various tricks such as twisting and spinning in the air or dipping into the sea.
Though a short guide is provided at the location of the activity and you do not need to have any previous experience.
How does it work?
Flyboard activities start from Olympic Port area (for additional information – Attractions and Tours near Olympic Port). The exact address is Corsa Nautica Port Olimpic Moll de Marina, 9 Barcelona 08005. The experience is available daily between 11:00-19:00.
Before starting your breathtaking adventure, you will get the suitable equipment and the necessary directions from the experienced staff.
After the short training, the adventure starts. A jet ski will take you to the harbour of Barceloneta beach where the activity takes place (for additional information – Attractions and Tours near La Barceloneta). The duration of the attraction depends on the package you choose, it can last for 15, 30 or even 60 minutes.
Since flyboard experience is an outdoor activity, you need to be prepared that the event can be cancelled because of unfavorable weather conditions (for additional information – Weather in Barcelona). Furthermore, sometimes technical malfunctions can occur, which also can lead to the cancellation of the activity.
Booking the Tickets
Since flyboard experience is quite popular in Barcelona, it is strongly recommended to purchase your tickets online in advance (you can do it here). The process is simple, it requires just several minutes. In the next few days you will receive the confirmation about your reservation and also a voucher which you either print or show on your Smartphone when you arrive to the location of the event. In order to find out the exact day and hour of the experience, call the operators of the booking company.
You can choose between different packages and the duration of the experience will depend on the package you choose. It can last for 15, 30 or even 60 minutes. The price per minute decreases with the increase of the length of the experience.
The price of the attraction includes the equipment and the training too.
Who is it Recommended for?
Flyboard experience is suitable for everyone who visits Barcelona and likes extreme sports (for additional information – Sport in Barcelona). It can be enjoyed by every young tourist and also by the older ones if they have a young spirit. Due to the brief orientation offered by the experienced staff, you do not need to have any previous experience in this sport.
Nevertheless, this attraction is suitable just for those who visit the city in the summer, spring or early autumn, before the rainy and cold weather arrives. In general, flyboard activities are organized between April and the beginning of November (for additional information – Weather in Barcelona, Summer Vacation in Barcelona and Winter Vacation in Barcelona).
Since flyboard experience can be considered to be one of the most extreme sports in Barcelona, those who are not especially interested in these kinds of activities, better not try it and find another activity instead of it (for additional information – Attractions and Tours in Barcelona and Sport in Barcelona).
Furthermore, there is an age limit, only adults older than 18 years can enjoy this attraction. Therefore it cannot be considered to be an ideal family-friendly activity (for additional information – Kids and Families in Barcelona).
Tourists who have disability problems or problems with their back also can face with difficulties. We recommend for them not to try this experience, there are many other attractions in Barcelona (for additional information – Accessibility in Barcelona and Attractions and Tours in Barcelona).