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It is a great time to paraglide and to visit Chamonix, temperatures are relatively warm and we are beginning to see typical Spring weather with crystal clear skies in the mornings followed by powerful yet short lived storms in the afternoons. Green alpine meadows and wild flowers fill the valley floors whilst fresh snow caps the surrounding peaks.
Plan de l’Aiguille 2300m
Available:20th April – 12th June
A superb site allowing beautiful flights towards and often over the Bossons glacier, nestling under the snow capped high peaks of Mt Blanc and offering a rugged “natural ” ambiance to the flight. The latter part of the flight is over the pine forest and then overflying the town of Chamonix before landing close to the town centre.
Flights commencing from 11h each day. (Sometimes possible earlier)
1300m vertical descent, ax 20 – 25 mins flight time depending upon weather conditions.
Cost: 110 Euros plus lift ticket (14.50 Euros)
Brevent / Planpraz
Available:13th June – 20th September
At this time of year we mainly offer tandem paragliding flights from the Brevent ski area. We fly high above Chamonix with superb views of the Europes highest mountain: the Mont Blanc and also the biggest icefall in Europe: the glacier des Bossons. We land at the bottom of the Brevent ski area by the lift station
Flights at 10h,11h,12h,13h,14h,15h each day.
1000m vertical descent, ax 20 mins flight time.
100 Euros plus lift ticket (13.20 Euros)
Aiguille du Midi 3842m
Available all year except July & August due to airspace restrictions
Probably THE most dramatic lift served flight in the whole of the French Alps and often cited by enthusiastic solo pilots as one of the most dramatic flights in the world! A miniature expedition using crampons & with a mountain guide to access the launch area followed by a smooth aerial journey amidst the snow & ice adorned high alpine peaks and glaciers of the Mont Blanc massif.
Not for the faint hearted !
This flight is best suited to sporty people or those who have already paraglided or have some climbing / crampon experience !
Flights early morning each day.
2700m vertical descent, 30 – 40 mins flight time depending upon weather conditions.
(Whole event time around two hours thirty). Cost: 230 Euros plus lift ticket , mountain guide services included.
Offering a tandem flight as a gift is quick , easy and flexible.
Use the payment button below and we will e.mail you a gift voucher, that you may personalise, within a few hours of receiving payment.
Recipients should then reserve a time & date for the flight within one year.
We recommend Planpraz (Brevent), it is an ideal first flight and is the most reliable site.
If you are interested in other flights or have any questions please contact us.
Gift vouchers are not refundable, they are valid for one year from the date of payment.
If poor weather prevents us flying within the year, we will postpone to a mutually acceptable date even if it is outside of the twelve months.
The voucher becomes invalid if no initial reservation is made within the twelve month period.
Lift tickets are not included as prices vary depending upon the season.
What to wear
You will need warm clothing: a windproof jacket & fleece or pullover top & walking boots & light gloves. We can lend (no charge) you suitable footwear, jackets, gloves etc. if forewarned. Sunglasses are optional and a camera is essential! (Aiguille du Midi flight requires extra clothing & specific footwear).
See the “Frequently Asked Questions” page for more general information.
See the “Tandem Sites in Detail” page for more information on all our flights .
See the “Video – Tandem Flight” page to get a better idea of how we fly.
Enquiries and bookings:
Contact us by e.mail (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Telephone or text message: 0033 6 10 28 20 77
Booking is quick and easy. Individuals only pay after the flight, no lengthy & complicated forms to complete and no need to create an account etc.
See the “Online availability & Reservations” page.
We look forward to flying with you.
23 years paragliding in the Chamonix Valley