Paragliding flight Annecy

Doussard, France

Experience hosted by Alex

60 mins, Hosted in French, German, English and Romanian
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 2 people
Includes transportation and equipment

What you'll do

I will take you in charge from the landing to go up with our shuttle to the take off. We take off from Col de la Forclaz for a magical flight, in a unique landscape, between lake and mountain.

Once in the air we enjoy a panoramic view of Lake Annecy, the Bauges massif, the city of Annecy and Mont Blanc (when the conditions permit). Our objective is to go stay in the air and go eventually even higher thanks to the thermals (hot air).

I would adapt the flight according to your desires and your experience. You can pilot the paraglider and do some acrobatics if you feel it. We are considering a 20-25 minute flight in the afternoon from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for 115 euros, 10-15 minutes flight in the mornings from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or after 19h for 100 euros, and 150 euros in the afternoon at 3 p.m. or 4.30 p.m. for 40 -45 minutes of flight.

The landing is very soft.

Other remarks:
Be at the Rendez-Vous 15 minutes before the set time.
I will take you in charge from the landing to go up with our shuttle to the take off. We take off from Col de la Forclaz for a magical flight, in a unique landscape, between lake and mountain.

Once in the air we enjoy a panoramic view of Lake Annecy, the Bauges massif, the city of Annecy and Mont Blanc (when the conditions permit). Our objective is to go stay in the air and go eventually even higher thanks to the thermals (hot air)…

What's included

  • Transport
    Take-off transport is provided by us by minibus
  • Equipment
    All paragliding equipment is provided (helmet, harness ...)

Meet your host, Alex

Host on Airbnb since 2013
  • 46 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I discovered paragliding flight in 2006, at the age of 15, thanks to my father (also a paraglider pilot). Being passionate since the beginning of this activity, I invested myself in the high level for several years (World Cup, European and World Championships) before building my professional life in paragliding.

Paragliding instructor since 2015, qualified tandem handicare and organizer of cross (remote flight) and SIV (flight incident simulation) courses, I offer you my experience at the service of my passion: paragliding flight.
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From ₹8,817
/ person
Mon, 2 Aug
₹10,139 per person
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
₹10,139 per person
Thu, 5 Aug
₹8,817 per person
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
₹8,817 per person
Thu, 5 Aug
₹8,817 per person
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join 1 other guest
₹8,817 per person

Where you'll be

Depending on the weather conditions, we take off from Col de la Forclaz or on the heights of Talloires (next to Acro’aventures) for a magical flight, in a unique landscape, between lake and mountain.

Rated 4.91 out of 5 from 46 reviews.

Sonia
July 2021
Paragliding was a great experience! However, my review is solely based on the fact that this experience isn’t for solo travelers. After we landed from paragliding, I asked Alex and his colleague if they’ll be driving me down the mountain back to the original meeting point so I can grab a taxi back to Annecy. I was told no and instead was dropped off at a bus station in the middle of no where. Alex assured me the bus would come very soon in 10min or so. However, I was stranded in the middle of no where in the French alps in 24C+ weather waiting 40 MINUTES for the bus! As a young female, I don’t appreciate the lack of safety the host has for his guests. This experience isn’t solo-travel friendly and I wouldn’t recommend it if you’re traveling alone.
Paragliding was a great experience! However, my review is solely based on the fact that this experience isn’t for solo travelers. After we landed from paragliding, I asked Alex and…
Jean-Marc
July 2021
Très bonne expérience surtout dans ce cadre , bémol du forcing de prises de photos et vidéos pendant l’activité pour agrémenter le supplément souvenir.
Niels
August 2020
Awesome experience to see the lake from above. Alex and his wife are the most genuine, inspiring and charismatic people. We couldn’t have wished for better instructors!
Justine
August 2020
Petite surprise pour mon mari et il a vraiment apprécié cette première expérience ! Merci à vous pour ce moment unique. Organisation parfaite et sympathie au rdv
Ludivine
August 2020
Tout s'est très bien passé du début à la fin. Equipe professionnelle, bienveillante et à l'écoute. Il s’adapte à vos envies pendant le vol. Atterrissage tout en douceur. Alex répond rapidement aux questions avant le vol. Très bons échanges. La vue sur le lac et les montagnes au départ du col de la Forclaz est magnifique ! Je recommande vivement cette expérience, n'hésitez pas à réserver avec Alex et son équipe !
Tout s'est très bien passé du début à la fin. Equipe professionnelle, bienveillante et à l'écoute. Il s’adapte à vos envies pendant le vol. Atterrissage tout en douceur. Alex répo…
Julien
August 2020
Alex et son équipe ont été accueillant et chaleureux dès notre arrivée. Nous avions une petite appréhension mais ils ont su nous mettre à l'aise ce qui a rendu le vol magique. En effet, la vue est juste magnifique. Merci encore à Alex et son équipe. On y retournera avec grand plaisir. A bientôt
Alex et son équipe ont été accueillant et chaleureux dès notre arrivée. Nous avions une petite appréhension mais ils ont su nous mettre à l'aise ce qui a rendu le vol magique. En e…

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    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Please note that outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 3 and up can attend.

What to bring

Everything will depend on the outside temperatures. As a general rule, you should bring: shoes that allow you to run, sales cut, sunglasses. We will tell you exactly the day before the flight, during the flight confirmation.