HIGH MOUNTAIN TANDEM PARAGLIDE FLIGHTS
1. Fly from Grands Montets Alt. 3350m Initiated by a Mountain Guide UIAGM /Paragliding Instructor who is a High mountain flight specialist!
Please Note: Unfortunately, these Tandem Flights from top Grands-Montets are not anymore possible actually as the cable car of Grands-Montets is out of order this year...
Fly next to "Aiguille verte"4122m and "Les Drus"3754m, crossing "La Mer de Glace" glacier, viewing the Mont-Blanc massif, giving you one of the most beautiful paragliding flights in Europe.
In WInter, it is possible to take off on skis!
Duration of the activity: 2h/3h
Flight time: 30mn to 60mn , depending upon aerological conditions...
Equipment: Summer: Hiking boots(suitable to walk in snow), warm clothes, windbreaker jacket and gloves (We would be happy to let you borrow one of our flying suits, gloves, head band). Winter: your skis
General time you should expect to do the trip?:
In summer, we usually organize Grands-Montets flights at the beginning of afternoon., with a meeting at 13.30 in the main Chamonix landing field "Le Bois du Bouchet", (behind the swimming pool)
One of the most spectacular tandem flights in the whole world.
We start by taking the Aiguille du Midi cable car to the sumit. Roped up to your Mountain Guide-Paragliding instructor, with crampons on your boots, we then climb down to one of the most fantastic launch sites in the world! This spectacular flight provides a birdseye view of the French, Italian and Swiss alps as your pilot flies like a bird through the Valley.
Launch and take off on the south side: the flight takes you over the legendary “Vallée Blanche”
Launch and take off on the north side:
We will go to fly above north face of Aiguille du Midi then close to the Mont-Blanc, or all along the north faces of “Les Aiguille de Chamonix” !
It is advisable but not compulsory to have already made a lower level "classical tandem flight" or to make one as training from either Brevent or Plan de l’Aiguille beforehand.
Duration of the activity: The whole event takes around a half day.
Flight duration: Between 40min to one hour depending upon aerological conditions.
Equipment: Warm clothes including a windproof outer layer, gloves and your camera!
We will be happy to let you borrow one of our flying suits, gloves, head-band etc... you will need and we provide telescopic ski poles to climb down easily the ridge.
+ High mountain walking boots, suitable with crampons
(these may be rented with discount to our sportshop partner in Chamonix: “Sanglard Sport” )
Price: 300€ + 2 cable cars to reach the summit at 3800m: 50€
We can offer pictures and video of your flight extra cost: 30€
We can suggest an alternative program with a Tandem Flight from mid station of Aiguille du Midi (Classic flight: 120€ or Cross Country flight: 200€)
Classic flight from Brévent and Aiguille du Midi flight ! Price: 380€
One of the most spectacular tandem flights in the world.
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