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Mercy TAKAMA group

I recommend Takama 100%. Delighted with the biking experience. We were a group of 20 people and... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
Diego G
Good but could be better

The bikes are good and they have good prices for rentals, yes they charge you the price of a bike... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Bahaaj92
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Tripoli, Lebanon
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Specialist adventure sports in Annecy since 1994, we offer first flight paragliding,tandem flight, canyoning trips, rafting, via ferrata, climbing around Lake Annecy.Located in the old town of Annecy, we also rent bicycles.We are open all year round! See you soon !
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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23 Faubourg Sainte Claire, 74000, Annecy, France
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

I recommend Takama 100%. Delighted with the biking experience. We were a group of 20 people and they handle it impressible good

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laurent L, Responsable commercial at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thanks a lot ! See you soon !

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

The bikes are good and they have good prices for rentals, yes they charge you the price of a bike before renting but it is acceptable since some people might damage or take the bikes The paragliding was canceled due to the bad weather but...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Superb morning of fun, 2 guides 4 riders of similar pace made for an adrenaline fuelled 20+km downhill ride. up to Semnoz on the bus and all the way back on the bike, full sus lapierre zesty's all the gear and not much pedalling. perfect....More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Excellent Downhill 1. time experience can't stop smiling when i think about it. Started out at the warehouse where the instructor explained thoroughly the do's and dont's when going downhill. then we where geared up with, fullface helmets, knee and elbow pads, so bring your...More

Thank Niels E
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laurent L, Responsable relations clients at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Thanks a lot for relating your experience. See you next year Laurent

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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

The event started with a walk up through the gorge and pretty villages, 20 minutes quite steep but no problem if you're fit. Our guide, Etienne, made is very confident from the first arms above head water slide to the last 30m waterfall abseil. Sometimes...More

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laurent L, Responsable commercial at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thanks a lot for your comment

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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Rented a bike to cycle round the lake. The staff said it takes maximum 3 hours to cycle round the lake but I hired the bike for 4 hours in case I took longer. I'm an amateur road cyclist but was unsure how long I...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2017

First of all, my family thought the experience was once in a lifetime great. However, you must travel from Annecy to Doussard on your own. Takamaka provides no transportation to the actual area where the paragliding occurs. You have to take a bus (30-40 minutes)...More

Thank Don M
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laurent L, Responsable commercial at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thanks for your Ann comment. It is true that is not easy to use the bus schedule in Annecy, and your advise is correct. THat is why we offer to rent a bike with - 50% of discount to reach the meeting point of the...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

My daughter and I went paragliding this June when we visited Annecy. It was very exciting, including the ride up on the mountain. The driver and the pilots were all wonderful and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend this activity when in the area. We...More

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laurent L, Responsable commercial at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thanks a lot for your comment !!

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

We rented bikes for 1/2 day from Takamaka. It cost about $20 for 2 of us. They were great bikes with baskets, so we took food and blankets to Lac du Annecy. It was an easy ride.

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laurent L, Responsable commercial at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thanks !!!!

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

We rented hybrid bikes to ride the trail beside the lake, and I also rented a road bike to ride to Semnoz, which is a 1300m climb to the ski station. This business is not a bike specialty store, but they have a good selection...More

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laurent L, Responsable commercial at Takamaka, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Thanks a lot for this comment

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