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Extra long paragliding flight

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Extra Long Flight

From 260€

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  • Planpraz or Plan de l’Aiguille
  • Accessible to all (12-99 years)
  • Not susceptible to travel sickness
  • Time of year (March-October)
  • Duration 1.5 hours (45-60mins in the air)

Travel like an eagle using the thermals in the Mont Blanc range

XL flight is more than a paraglider flight... it is a true journey.

Take off takes place at either Planpraz or Plan de l'Aiguille depending on the time of year.

You will fly over the summit of Brévent, alpine lakes or the Mer de Glace Glacier. With a little luck, you will be able to fly over Grands Montets and soar in front of the large granite faces of the Drus. A real immersion into the high mountains.

Your state-certified and highly experienced paraglider pilot will share his passion with you in complete safety. After a few steps to inflate the paraglider on a gently sloping take off, you will be in the air, comfortably seated and hovering like an eagle.

The duration of the flight is weather dependant with aerological conditions, the time of the flight and the well-being of the passenger in the air. Estimate flight time between 45 and 60mins in the air.

The whole activity will take 1.5 hours, between meeting and the landing.
First XL flight of the day is at 11am.

Please purchase your lift ticket before meeting the pilot (one-way to Planpraz or Plan de l'Aiguille).

Détails du vol

  • Age and weight

    12 to 99 years old. Maximum weight 100kg

  • Equipment

    Summer: dress like for hiking; jumper, windbreaker jacket, trousers, trainers or walking shoes and sunglasses.
    Winter: dress like for skiing; multiple layers, with warm, waterproof shoes for walking in the snow and sunglasses.

  • Equipment included

    The flight equipment (tandem paraglider), helmet and your pilot's smile.

  • Take off

    Planpraz view on Google Map

    or Plan de l’Aiguille mid station view on Google Map

  • Landing

    Savoy field view on Google Map

  • Meeting point

    At the meeting point at the foot of the Planpraz-Brévent gondola, just opposite the ticket offices 

    Access on foot, 7 minutes from the centre of Chamonix.

    Access by car, Brévent car park, paid parking.

    OR at the foot of the Aiguille du Midi cable car. 

    Access on foot from the centre of Chamonix.

    Access by car, Grépon car park, paid parking.

    Remember to purchase your lift ticket (one-way to Planpraz or Plan de l’Aiguille) before meeting the pilot.


  • XL

    45-60mins flight

    • 260€

      From "Planpraz" 2000m

    • 280€

      From "Plan de l'Aiguille" 2300m

  • Super XL

    90-120mins flight

    • 390€


  • Tour of Mont Blanc flight

    3 hour flight

    • 650€


Options de vol

  • Option « super XL » exclusive Wing over Chamonix


    2 hour flight in the thermals for a complete tour of the Chamonix valley.

  • Option « Tour du Mont Blanc flight » exclusive Wing over Chamonix


    During the summer excellent weather conditions allow us to tour the Mont Blanc Massif, flying over three countries. And a few exceptionally good weather days allow us to fly above the summit of Mont Blanc... flights for those with adventure at heart in search of the ultimate paragliding experiences!

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    Option Photos & Videos

    On request to the pilot

    For an unforgettable memory made with a Gopro mounted on a telescopic pole.

    Spectacular viewing angles using Ultra Grand Angles.
    On landing you get to keep the SD card.

From 120€

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