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Les Ailes du Mont-Blanc paragliding school is a team of passionate pilots and instructors, who love to share their passion for free flight with students and passengers alike. The school is powered by Sandie Cochepain ex paragliding world champion...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Champs du Savoy | Petit chalet sur l'atterrissage du Savoy derrière la folie douce, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 6 20 46 55 57
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sandie and Olivier were both exceptional!! My teenage daughter and I took our first Paragliding flights with them on a perfectly clear day in March! We've travelled and lived around the world and Chamonix, with it's stunning Mont Blanc mountain chain, is one of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Garth J
LesAilesduMontBlanc, Gérant at Les Ailes du Mont Blanc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thanks a lot for your review and hope to see you soon then to learn to fly in a course ! see you soon Sandie

Reviewed September 22, 2018

I joined theirProgression course (5 days) having only done 3 solo flights in Holland with the cable. The other people on the course were much more experienced and most of them a lot younger than me. Thanks both to the excellent teachers, Jeremy and Alfonso...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

My friend and I watched the paragliders land in the field in front of our hotel all week and she decided to give it a try. My 10 year old son really wanted to go too. I was grounded due to a shoulder injury. I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sarah M
LesAilesduMontBlanc, Responsable relations clients at Les Ailes du Mont Blanc, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Hi Sarah, Thank you for your kind comment, we are always pleased to be able to share our passion for flying and allow children to experience paragliding. Don't hesitate to come back and give it a try yourself when your shoulder is better, living the...More

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Stunning morning flying for first time with my 14 year old daughter - beautiful smooth trip with great instructors. She loved it - even got to fly herself!! Great English also. Highly recommend. Will be back

Date of experience: July 2018
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LesAilesduMontBlanc, Responsable relations publiques at Les Ailes du Mont Blanc, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Hi Conor, Thanks for your kind feedback, glad you and Molly enjoyed your first paragliding experience - we hope to be able to welcome you back in the skies of Chamonix someday ! All the best from les Ailes du Mont Blanc team!

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Have to say my 14 yr old and 16yr old loved it - I was terrified a d kept my feet firmly on the ground. Def recommend and buy the video too!

Date of experience: August 2017
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LesAilesduMontBlanc, Responsable relations publiques at Les Ailes du Mont Blanc, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Youngsters are fearless ^^ thanks for the comment, give it a try next time ;) hope to see you again in Chamonix! les Ailes du Mont Blanc team

Reviewed November 6, 2017

I visited Chamonix in mid-September. The primary objective of the trip was to climb Mont Blanc. However, due to heavy snow, the ascent was impossible. So I changed the plan and decided to enjoy paragliding. This was my first paragliding experience and became really an...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

I joined their Initiation course (5 days) and Progression course (5 days) as a complete beginner in May 2016. I don't speak much French so the team at Les Ailes du Mont Blanc that I learnt from (Sandie, Yohan, Claire, Laetitia) always conducted instructions in...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

I was lucky to go paragliding with Les Ailes du Mont Blanc company espically with Jermy who really was great at takeoff and landing. The weather was nice and witness a great view of Chamonix-mont balnc and the valley. processing the flight was so fast...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 30, 2017

After a great hike of the Tour Du Mont Blanc....six of us decided a paragliding experience was in order to culminate a wonderful visit of the Alps. My first time, no experience..but with some convincing from my team and at 70 yrs.of age, this just...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

I came with my girlfriend for a week of paragliding initiation couple weeks ago and it was so great. The crew is absolutely awesome ! Sandie, Claire, and Mehdi were our instructors and we felt reassured by their method and attitudes which is a necessity...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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March 30, 2019|
Response from LesAilesduMontBlanc | Property representative |
yes but more difficult as all lfits are closed and we must drive 1 hour to reach the take off of Plaine joux also the weather is usually more difficult in November but we sometimes have had some nice flights at this period... More
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