Paragliding in Verbier
Activity Season in Verbier December – April
Verbier is a ski resort and mountain destination located in Switzerland, in the canton of Valais, in the heart of the Swiss Alps. It is renowned for its winter sports, particularly skiing and snowboarding. Verbier is known for its picturesque alpine landscapes and mountain resort atmosphere.
During the winter season, Verbier is one of the best paragliding sites in the region.
With a vertical drop of 1,380 meters, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy the view of the village of Verbier and the Grand Combin in front of you.
Arrive early for your appointment and take advantage of the sunny terraces at the takeoff point. Our meeting point is just a short walk from the restaurants “Le Mouton Noir” or “Ice Cube.”
– Takeoff Point: Les Ruinettes (2,200m)
– Landing Point: Le Châble (820m)
– Vertical Drop: 1,380m
– Flight Duration: 15-25 minutes (depending on weather conditions)
ACCESS TO THE MEETING POINT “Les Ruinettes / Takeoff”
You are arriving by car
There is a large free parking lot available at Le Châble train station, located at the base of the cable car departure.
-Purchase your paragliding ascent tickets at the Téléverbier ticket counters.
-From there, take the cable cars, Châble-Verbier-Ruinettes.
-It takes approximately 30 minutes to reach “Les Ruinettes / Takeoff” from Le Châble.
You are arriving by train
Arrive directly at Châble VS Train Station.
– Purchase your paragliding ascent tickets at the Téléverbier ticket counters.
– From there, take the cable cars, Châble-Verbier-Ruinettes.
– It takes approximately 30 minutes to reach “Les Ruinettes / Takeoff” from Châble.
At Les Ruinettes
As you exit the lift building, on your right, you will find the Ice Cube restaurant, and just below, you will see the takeoff site.
EQUIPMENT TO BRING
If you are skiing
– The takeoff will be done with your skis on, and we will take care of your ski poles, bags, or other bulky items so that you are free.
If you are on foot
– Warm and comfortable walking shoes
– Warm clothing, gloves, scarf
CHF 180.-PARAGLIDING FLIGHT
CHF 30.- PHOTOS AND VIDEOS
– CABLE CAR TICKET TO ACCESS THE LES RUINETTES TAKEOFF POINT IS AT YOUR OWN COST
QUICK TRAIN ACCESS:
Montreux – Le Châble: 57 min.
Lausanne – Le Châble: 1h20 min.
For who ?
– Ski takeoff
– Foot takeoff
– From 5-99 years old & from 20 to 120 kg
– No physical fitness required
– You don’t have contact with the ground, there is no vertigo effect.
The payment for the service will be made on-site, and we trust in your presence following your registration. We appreciate your commitment to ensure we can maintain this payment system.
No matter the date, if the activity is canceled due to bad weather conditions, we offer you a free rescheduling.”
Discover the ultimate winter experience in Verbier
Paragliding. This world-renowned ski resort transforms into a paradise for snow sports enthusiasts when the Alps are blanketed in snow.
Paragliding in Verbier during the winter is much more than just a downhill descent. It’s an unforgettable adventure that takes you to the skies, offering breathtaking views of pristine Alpine landscapes.
Our team of experienced guides ensures a safe experience, allowing you to fully focus on the thrill of flying. You can take off from the summit of Les Ruinettes, a launch point at 2,200 meters above sea level, for a spectacular descent of 1,380 meters down to the charming town of Châble. The flight duration varies depending on weather conditions but typically ranges from 15 to 25 minutes.
Whether you’re an avid skier or simply want to enjoy the winter mountain scenery, paragliding in Verbier is a must-try activity. Even if you’re a beginner, no specific physical abilities are required, and you’ll be in good hands with our experienced pilots.
Don’t forget to capture this unique experience by adding photos and videos to your package. You’ll be able to relive every moment of your paragliding flight in Verbier.
Book your paragliding adventure in Verbier this winter now and get ready for a thrilling experience in the heart of the Swiss Alps. Come and feel the freedom and excitement of soaring above these breathtaking winter landscapes.