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Paragliding Tandem Flight over the Alps in Chamonix provided by Air Sports Chamonix

Paragliding Tandem Flight over the Alps in Chamonix

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Soar above the Alps on a tandem paragliding flight in Chamonix, riding the air currents from Plan Praz or Plan de l’Aiguille (additional cost). No experience is required for this tandem paragliding flight, which means you can get all the thrills with an expert to ensure a safe, fun ride. Launch from 3,900 feet (2,100 meters), then enjoy dramatic views as you fly over picturesque villages and rocky ridges.
  • Tandem paragliding flight in a gorgeous location
  • Start with a briefing about equipment and safety
  • Option to buy video and HD photos after the flight
  • Convenient pickup and drop-off at a central location in Chamonix
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Departure Point
Brévent - Télécabine de Planpraz, 61 Route Henriette d'Angeville, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, France
1h 15m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Driver/guide
  • Use of helmet
  • Inssurance
  • Photos and HD video of the flight (available to purchase: 30 euros)
  • Ticket for the cable car to reach the takeoff place (available to purchase in our office: about 16€)
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • This purchase is valid for a discovery flight from Plan Praz. If plan praz is not available, we will propose other flights (typically from Plan de L'Aiguille). In this case, you will have to pay the cost of the difference with the Plan Praz Flight ( Expect +10€)
  • All the Pilots speaks English and French. Some of them speaks Spanish as well.
  • Minimum age is 4 years
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Kev Schroeder wrote a review Mar 2020
8 contributions
5/5 no questions asked. These guys were friendly, accommodating, fun, knowledgable, passionate about what they were doing, and made us feel at home and most importantly SAFE at all times. My wife and I can't say enough good things about our experience with our pilots Mathieu &
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Date of experience: March 2020
Amelia h wrote a review Feb 2020
11 contributions
My sister and I both did this yesterday. I did the tandem paraglide with Adrian. It was so much fun. They luckily had tickets for the lift we could buy from them because the lines for buying tickets were long when we arrived. You will be able to see who they are because they
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from Jean-Charles B, Propriétaire at Paragliding Tandem Flight over the Alps in Chamonix
Responded Feb 25, 2020
Thank yu so much for your message who explain perfectly the way we use to work :))) Hope to see yu again for new adventure :)
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denestrada14 wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom5 contributions
It was an amazing experience! My tandem instructor, Richard, made me feel very safe! He’s fantastic! He made me experience flying the paraglide and did some crazy tricks too on our way down! Really worth it! I love flying over the Alps!
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Date of experience: January 2020
Response from Jean-Charles B, Propriétaire at Paragliding Tandem Flight over the Alps in Chamonix
Responded Feb 25, 2020
Thank you so much for your message and hope to see yu soon :)
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Zak P wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
First time doing paragliding and it was amazing. The guides were friendly and very enthusiastic, would definitely recommend this trip! Our tour from start to finish was done in 1.5 hours so it’s well worth doing even with limited time. The views and experience was perfect.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Jean-Charles B, Propriétaire at Paragliding Tandem Flight over the Alps in Chamonix
Responded Jan 10, 2020
Thank you so much to take time to leave us an advice and share your experience... Hope to see yu soon, best regards
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Raluca wrote a review Sep 2019
2 contributions
I always had in mind to do this but I was too scared. When finally decided, I am happy I have chosen AirSports as the professionalism and the friendly environment helped me find my courage to finally do it safely. It was such a great and liberating experience. Totally recommend
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from Benoit M, Gérant at Paragliding Tandem Flight over the Alps in Chamonix
Responded Oct 2, 2019
Tank yu so much for kind message. And yes even if you a little scary your pilote will explain you everything to help yu to feel good and confident to share a beautiful experience in the sky :)) Bravo a vous et see you soon Jcharles
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About the operator

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By: Air Sports Chamonix
Super organization, great atmosphere !
I did an acrobatic tandem flight and a hike at the Aiguille du Midi. It was perfectly organized and the pilots were
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Flying over the glaciers
I've had a flight with Benoit Micolon, excellent pilot, he gave me a lot of technical explanations for the flight,
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Speed riding with Jean Charles
Jean Charles is an excellent teacher, really helps you quickly build confidence and with him I’ve been able to make
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Completely speechless paragliding experience
I went on my first paragliding flight in Chamonix with Air Sports. Clement was my pilot and I couldn't have been ha
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More fun than a box of puppies, safer than driving a car, as gentle as a kiss, and by request, breathtaking exhilaration
I had done tandem hang-gliding in Tennessee, but this experience is not to be missed. Paragliding off the mountain
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Magnificent Experience
I believe I can fly! Pilots are so robust, personable, enthusiastic, professional. Incredible experience. Only nega
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Paragliding Chamonix
What a fantastic experience, would defiantly recommend to anyone wanting a bit of adventure and a great view of Cha
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Awesome first paragliding experience!
Truly an amazing experience (better than skydiving, in my opinion, ‘cause you get to slowly enjoy the views and the
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Best professionally-guided adventure experience of my life
I was lucky to have Richard, who is one of the owners of the business, as my pilot. He was incredibly affable, know
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Amazing! Our 10 year old daughter had the most amazing time. Everything from the booking through to the flight it
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Must do in Chamonix
I was in Chamonix for a week as part of a hiking tour and 3 of us decided to sign up for parapenting. The company p
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Autumn holidays in Chamonix is ​​an experience itself, but flying tandem at Air Sports made the holiday complete an
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Great experience
Tandem flight in August: it was a really good experience, perfect weather, amazing landscape in Chamonix, instructo
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tim m
An amazing experience.
Had a great tandem flight to celebrate completing the Tour de Mont Blanc. We flew over the Chamonix valley. My pilo
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Tandem Paraglide
One of the most amazing experiences of my life was to encounter a tandem paraglide with Jean Charles to celebrate t
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Key Details
  • Mont Blanc, Air Sports Chamonix
  • Duration: 1h 15m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Spanish
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