Paragliding Chamonix Grands-Montets
One of the best views of the valley for those who enjoy the hight mountain atmosphere. Taking off at an altitude 3200m from the glacier at the top of the grands montets,
Access to the take-off of on the snow, but not difficult, you will be with a hight mountain guide.
You will fly in the shadow of legendary mountains the Aiguille Verte and Les Drus...
Take off: Altitude 3200 m, Vertical Drop: 2200m
The landing is placed near the center of Chamonix, at the " Bois du Bouchet "
Duration: The flight lasts between 35 minutes and 1 hour but you need 2 or 3 hours of your time between the time of appointment (around 13h) and time of landing.
DATES AND PRICES
From 27 june to 13 september…
- 2200 m of vertical drop, amazing!
- An overview of high mountain from Glacier d'Argentière to Mer de Glace!
For taking off, 2 or 3 footsteps to take some speed. and take off will surprises you… A magical moment ! Once in the air, you will only have to admire the beautiful scenery… If conditions allow, your pilot will propose you to take control of the wing … Do not hesitate to ask questions to your pilot he will happy to answer them!… Touchdown is generally gentle and necessitates a short run for around 5 metres.
The flight equipment is provided : helmet, radio, canopy and harness.
ÉQUIPEMENT PERSONNELTenue depending on temperature, sports shoes, warm clothes, windstopper, and sunglasses highly recommended! For flight from top of l'Aiguille du Midi: it is compulsory to have shoes that can be fitted with crampons ( possible to rent on site)
Certified paragliding instructor A mountain guide for flights departing from top of l'Aiguille du midi or les Grands montets on glaciar zone
Ski lifts not included - . All our partners (mountain guide, ski instructor ,paragliding instructor, rafting instructor,..) are all independant workers. When you book a professional, he books his time for the activity you book. In case of cancellation or no show, the cancellation fees are those ones : 3 days before activity ----------------- 0 € cancellation fees From 2 days to the evening before actvity at latest 16h ----- 30% of total amount After ------------------------------------- 100 % of total amount In case of bad weather conditions, complete refund of the amount.