Parasailing Safety


Boats & Equipment

All of our boats are designed and manufactured by Commercial Water Sports (CWS). CWS is the leading parasail boat manufacturer in the world.
Commercial Water Sports has been a champion for better boats, better safety equipment, better training and stricter regulations in the parasail industry. In order for us to be the best parasail company we can be, the choice is easy: We run the best boats available on the market.
Our parasail boats are inspected twice annually by the US Coast Guard for safety and security.
Every morning and every evening our boats go through rigorous safety checks to insure all systems are operating at 100%.

Captains & Crew

All of our captains hold a USCG Merchant Marine Masters Captain’s License. This license requires a lengthy written and practical exam as well as background checks, physical examination, CPR/First Aid training and a minimum of 720 days working as crew on a boat. Most of our captains have 15-20 years of parasailing experience.
Our captains and crew are required to submit to random drug screening and keep their CPR and First Aid certifications current.
All captains and crew participate in ongoing training programs organized by certified industry professionals and government affiliates.

Parasailing Operations

All equipment is inspected before, during and after every parasail tour.
Equipment usage is monitored and daily inspection logs are submitted to ensure peak performance.
A certified captain and crew accompany every parasail trip.
All guests are given instructions on basic parasail procedure on the boat ride out to ensure comfort and safety while parasailing.
Parasailing is safe, fun and easy for all ages. For specific parasailing questions, feel free to contact us 941-346-8200.
All participants must sign a standard liability release waiver prior to engaging in any activity.

Adrenaline Meets Beauty

While flying high above the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, you will experience a one of a kind feeling of excitement and exhilaration mixed with a quiet peacefulness that is unique to parasailing. As one of Siesta Key’s most popular attractions, parasailing is safe and fun for all ages. Your parasail flight can be tailored to your liking. You can stay completely dry or opt for a gentle dip in the water. It’s your choice, high and dry or wet and wild. We can not wait to share Siesta Key’s most exciting & awe inspiring water sports adventure with you!

We Are Parasail Professionals

Parasailing is our business, and we take it seriously. We are the most experienced parasail company in all of Southwest Florida. You won’t find a parasail company with better equipment or more experienced captains and crew than Parasail Siesta. We are Siesta Key’s original parasail location and our goal is to make every single parasailing trip one of the most memorable experiences of your lifetime. So, come join Parasail Siesta for an adventure you’ll never forget.

Siesta Key's #1 Rated Parasail Co.

Come fly with Parasail Siesta, rated 5 stars on Google and one of the Top 2 outdoor attractions recommended on Tripadvisor. We are constantly upgrading our boats, equipment and training to make sure we stay #1. We encourage you to compare us to other parasail companies in the area. Our prices are upfront and honest, unlike other companies who offer a slightly cheaper flight and then spend the entire trip trying to get you to purchase the “upgraded flight” that is our standard flight. We offer the highest flight allowed by Federal law, so you can rest assured you are getting the best flight available. Read our reviews and call us with any questions you might have.

Get A Bird's Eye View Of Siesta Key

In 2020 Siesta Key was voted #1 beach in America by TripAdvisor. What better place to parasail? Enjoy views of Siesta Key’s beautiful beaches as you gently glide above Florida’s scenic coastline. As you parasail, it’s not uncommon to spot dolphins, manatees, and countless other native Florida wildlife. This surreal experience will have you feeling like a pelican soaring through the sky high above Siesta Key.

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