The most important thing to keep in mind that parasailing is a very safe activity. You are secured in a harness, giving you the support and security you need throughout the entire ride. Knowing you have been secured by a professional should give you the peace of mind you need to really experience what parasailing is all about.
Another reason you don’t have to worry if you don’t like the water is that knowing how to swim isn’t required. That’s because you’ll be up in the air, and you should barely touch the water. Of course, you’ll have a life jacket should you need to land, and someone will always be nearby to pick you up.
Many people make the mistake of thinking parasailing is akin to going on some sort of rollercoaster. While it can be very exciting, it can also be an incredibly relaxing and soothing experience. There is nothing quite like gliding over the water, and everyone really needs to try it at least once in their life. Unlike a rollercoaster, there are very few ups and downs– it’s mostly just smooth sailing.