A great introductory paragliding flight departing from Brevent-Planpraz at 2000m, easily accessible from the centre of Chamonix using the Brevent cable car. Gentle and gradual take-off and landing. Suitable for all the family.

TANDEM PARAGLIDING - BREVENT PLAN PRAZ 2000M

Enjoy a bird's eye view of the Chamonix valley and experience the exciting feeling of flying

From 130.00€

Price per person per flight.

Please have your height (cm) and weight (kg) details at the ready when you make a reservation. 

 

   

Beginner tech level

 

December - April

 

Available June - October

Experience the unique feeling of soaring like a bird and dancing in the thermals high above the Chamonix valley.

An amazing opportunity to enjoy and take in the mountains from a completely unique and natural perspective.

Flight durations are not pre-determined and may vary depending on the thermal conditions on the day. In general, flights usually tend to fall between the 15 to 25 minute mark.

Available all year round, depending on weather conditions and seasonal lift schedule.

Itinerary

Meeting at the bottom of the Brevent cable car with your pilot, 15 mins prior to flight departure, to allow adequate time to purchase lift ticket.

10min journey on cable car, and arrival at Plan Praz 2000m.

Short walk to designated take off area to prepare equipment. Harness and helmet fitted by your pilot.

Gentle take off, and panoramic flight over the Chamonix Valley, enjoying spectacular views of the Mont Banc while climbing and playing in the thermals.

Final descent down towards Chamonix center, landing either on the Savoy or Bois de Bouchet landing fields, both a short 5 min walk to the center of town.

Level Requirements

No prior experience required.

You just need to be mobile enough to be able to run forward wearing the passenger harness for several steps, to allow the wing to inflate behind you, before take off. 

You will also be required to prepare for a gentle landing standing on your own feet, so please inform us if you have any knee, ankle or back injuries prior to booking, so we can inform your pilot to take extra care or revert to a seated landing.

Paragliding is an activity suitable for the whole family, with children from 6 years welcome. 

Please have your height (cm) and weight (kg) details at the ready, when you make a reservation. 

Equipment

Clothing

Windproof and waterproof jacket

Windproof and waterproof jacket

Warm gloves

Warm gloves

Hiking boots

Hiking boots

Hiking trousers

Hiking trousers

Extras

Sunglasses

Sunglasses

Sun cream high protection (for lips and face)

Sun cream high protection (for lips and face)

Included or not

Included

1 Paragliding flight with qualified tandem pilot

Not Included

Lift Passes

We will advise you on which lift passes you will need prior to your trip. If lift passes are required we can preorder them for you on request.

Practical Information

Please come prepared wearing long trousers, a long sleeved jacket (lightweight in summer), a sturdy pair of trainers or walking boots (No ski or snowboard boots) sunglasses and a pair of gloves.