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Fly Chamonix - Tandem Paragliding

Ravanel & Co Sports Shop, Galerie Alpina | Place du Mt- Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
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Fly Chamonix - Your BEST option for tandem flying while in Chamonix - Insanely Fun & Totally Professional!

The Fly Chamonix team is extremely fun, friendly & highly professional in what they do - All the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Debarati B
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Bengaluru, India
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Amazing experience - first paragliding flight

Visiting from the UK, I was primarily searching for a British instructor with good experience... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
russellt404
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Tandem Paraglider flight specialists. Paraglide in front of Mont Blanc with an experienced instructor.Chief Instructor Sean Potts, 20 years, 6000+ flights in the Chamonix valley. British & French Government certified instructor. FFVL quality award. Flights all year round. From 4 years to 90 years young welcome.Groups welcome: highly experienced, friendly English speaking instructors.Instant Gift vouchers. Quick & easy internet reservation process, no advance payment required.An environmentally friendly activity
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Ravanel & Co Sports Shop, Galerie Alpina | Place du Mt- Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Fly Chamonix team is extremely fun, friendly & highly professional in what they do - All the necessary qualities your tandem para gliding instructor needs to have to ensure you have a memorable experience. Me & my partner tried our first tandem paragliding with...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visiting from the UK, I was primarily searching for a British instructor with good experience - Sean's company fit that bill. Being as uneasy flier (in planes), I didn't want to be struggling with a language barrier once we were many thousands of ft high!...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Chamonix for a quick stop during our honeymoon and I surprised him by booking a tandem flight with Fly Chamonix. We weren’t very lucky with the weather but Sean was great. He contacted me the day before to inquire...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best way to see Mont Blanc in all it's glory. Sean factors in safety, experience and knowledge to make this an unforgettable experience. I won't forget this 40th birthday.. Thank you Sean.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Sean was immensely informative, extremely patient and forthright. On the day of the flight, he gave apt instructions for take off and landing. He also educated me about the thermal activities and the winds. He even let me control the flight for a few minutes,...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I might run out of superlatives to describe how incredible this experience was! Fly Chamonix was one of the best things have ever done and would urge anyone to give it a go as well! Sean is the living and breathing extension of the mountains,...More

Thank Daria S
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flychamonix, Owner at Fly Chamonix - Tandem Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Ha ha , you are very welcome indeed, I love the jellyfish bit 😁.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Had a memorable time. The whole booking process was easy and on the day Sean's calm and engaged manner allowed one to enjoy the flight to the full.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Sean and David were awesome. We booked the night before the flight and everything was so easy. The flight was great took about 20 minutes. Got to see amazing sights and even fly myself. Even got to do some amazing tricks. The whole experience was...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Right from the get-go, flying with Sean was seamless. He was quick to respond to emails and provide personal advice on the best options for flights. My sister and I could not have possibly had a better experience! Sean and our other guide Olivier were...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Booked a first time paraglide (after a few too many glassed of wine) that I have been wanting to do for years. What an absolutely brilliant company to book with. The communication after first booking was first class. Due to adverse weather conditions during our...More

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bunnywosk
28 March 2018|
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Response from flychamonix | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, it is best to book ahead especially as August is one of the busiest times of year. We can fine tune the flight time to suit you (based on age / weight etc) and allocate an English speaking pilot. Last minute... More
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M C
9 January 2017|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
take your own go pro is fine (at your risk). i did this and it's highly recommended, though try to be careful of the microphone position to reduce wind noise. it's an amazing trip and worth recording some of it
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Riimaa
15 August 2016|
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Response from flychamonix | Property representative |
Hi, We cannot predict the weather on the day but we weather permitting, yes, we regularly fly at this time of year.
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