Tandem paragliding in Fiesch over the Aletsch Glacier

Tandem paragliding in Fiesch over the Aletsch Glacier

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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level: Beginner
  • Spoken languages: French, English, German
  • Fitness level: Beginner
  • Duration: from 1.5 hr to 2 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    moderate1) Cancellation 10 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 4 days or later, prior to the agreed activity starting date, is considered last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    Fieschertalstrasse 57, 3984 Fiesch, Switzerland
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Dip into the wonderful world of paragliding in the heart of the Alps. An unforgettable experience is waiting for you!

Your dream of seeing the world from above can get true with this flight at a unique spot.

The Aletsch Glacier, a UNESCO World Heritage site, offers viewpoints of primeval beauty. The largest glacierin the Alps is more than 23 km long located between the Swiss cantons of Bern and Valais. It has shaped the landscape over thousands of years and now is surrounded by geological glacial landscapes with Alpine flora and wildlife

The tandem flight will show you these special features of the region, flying from 3 different flight sights, depending on the weather.

You will meet with your pilot at the flight school in Fiesch. Then you will take either the cable car or shuttle bus to the launch point.

And then it's all about enjoying the view across the Aletsch Arena as you sit comfortably in the harness.

Offers

1
15 minute basic flight

The basic paragliding tandem flight is a paragliding experience that lasts about 15 minutes. Float towards the valley in calm air and enjoy the view across the Aletsch Arena as you sit comfortably in the harness. The whole experience takes about 1.5 hours. Simple, safe and great fun!

Activity requirements

No prior experience is needed for a paragliding tandem flight.

Age limit: 3 years and over

Weight limit: max. 120 kg

Special terms

We take a few photos and shoot a video during every paragliding flight. You can look at them at the office after the flight and purchase them for CHF 30.00.

Cable car ride appr. CHF 20

Do not forget to bring
  • Good hiking boots
  • Warm clothing (suitable for the season)
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:1.5 hr
Minimum Age:minimum 3 y/o
Meeting point:
Fieschertalstrasse 57, 3984 Fiesch, Switzerland
Included:
  • Paragliding equipment
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Warm Jacket
Excluded:
  • Photos & video (CHF 30)
  • Transport by cable car
2
25 minute high fly flight

The high fly paragliding tandem flight lasts about 20-30 minutes. The pilot is using thermals to extend the flying time. Enjoy the view across the Aletsch Arena as you sit comfortably in the harness. The whole experience takes about 1.5 hours.

Activity requirements

No prior experience is needed for a paragliding tandem flight.

Age limit: 3 years and over

Weight limit: max. 120 kg

Special terms

The pilot takes a few photos and a video during every paragliding flight. You can look at them at the office after the flight and purchase them for CHF 30.00.

Cable car ride appr. CHF 20

Do not forget to bring
  • Good hiking boots
  • Warm clothing (suitable for the season)
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:1.5 hr
Minimum Age:minimum 3 y/o
Meeting point:
Fieschertalstrasse 57, 3984 Fiesch, Switzerland
Included:
  • Paragliding equipment
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Warm Jacket
Excluded:
  • Photos & video (CHF 30)
  • Transport by cable car
3
45 minute eagle flight

The eagle paragliding tandem flight is a long tandem flight lasting about 45 minutes. The pilot uses thermals like an eagle, flying from one thermal source to the next. Feel like the king of the skies as you float comfortably in the harness and enjoy the view across the Aletsch Arena. The whole experience takes about 2 hours.

Activity requirements

No prior experience is needed for a paragliding tandem flight.

Age limit: 6 years and over

Weight limit: max. 120 kg

Special terms

The pilot takes a few photos and a video during every paragliding flight. You can look at them at the office after the flight and purchase them for CHF 30.00.

Cable car ride appr. CHF 20

Do not forget to bring
  • Good hiking boots
  • Warm clothing (suitable for the season)
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:2 hrs
Minimum Age:minimum 6 y/o
Meeting point:
Fieschertalstrasse 57, 3984 Fiesch, Switzerland
Included:
  • Paragliding equipment
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Warm Jacket
Excluded:
  • Photos & video (CHF 30)
  • Transport by cable car

Meeting point

Fieschertalstrasse 57, 3984 Fiesch, Switzerland Get directions
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