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Discovery Tandem Paragliding in Annecy - Col de la Forclaz

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Standard Flight
English, French
Meeting place

At our base, at the corner of "Route de la Plaine" et "Route du Pont Monnet" (Atterrissage Parapente Doussard, 74210 Doussard)

FREE cancellation with full refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity


A mythical take-off point, a breathtaking view over the Lake of Annecy, indescribable sensations, a unique feeling of freedom... Words are missing to describe this paragliding flight. Our state-certified pilot will make this experience unique. One thing is sure: you will have the 10 minutes of your life you will never forget.

Tour programme
- Meeting and Preparation:
We meet you at our base 15 min before the start of the flight. There is paid parking available on site. You can try our high-quality equipment and get to know our certified pilot. You can even observe the landings of other paragliding flights right next to our base.
- Start and Flight:
Once ready, we will take you in 20 min by shuttle transfer from Doussard to the famous take-off area of the Col de la Forclaz. Once in the air, these 10 min will be the most astonishing of your life!
- After Landing:
You will land in Doussard, with all the passer-bys enviously observing your flight from the point of departure, where you found yourself just 1 hour ago.

Flight facts
- Route: From Doussard - take-off at "Col de la Forclaz" towards Doussard landing zone
- View on: Lake Annecy
- Altitude change: 800 m
- Total Duration: about 1 h
- Duration of the flight: about 10-20 min
- Type of flight: Standard

Included services
- Complete flight equipment: tandem paraglider, harnesses, windproof overall, helmet, gloves
- Licensed, certified tandem pilot
- Transfer to the starting point
- Pictures/Video for €30

Bring along
- Solid footwear
- Warm clothes / Long trousers and sweaters / Fleece or windbreaker recommended
- Camera for pictures
- Sunglasses

- Minimum age: 14 years old
- Minimum/Maximum weight: 20/115 kg
- Physical health

Recommendations for Discovery Tandem Paragliding in Annecy - Col de la Forclaz

EricSeptember 12, 2021verified1 day (1 hour/day)

Optimal conditions (good weather, wind) and top team (passionate professionals)

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SébastienSeptember 8, 2021verified1 day (1 hour/day)

I really appreciated the welcome, the communication before the flight for the weather conditions, the professionalism of the instructors and their way of stressing (as far as I am concerned) a perfect flight at my service, I highly recommend!

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DarioAugust 27, 2021verified1 day (1 hour/day)

Superb paragliding baptisms. The instructors are very friendly and the flight is memorable. To recommend.

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