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Paragliding Tandemflight Engelberg and Lake Lucerne

Highlights
  • 2.5-hour tandem paragliding experience in Engelberg
  • Soar high over Engelberg’s rugged peaks and valleys with a tandem instructor
  • Marvel at magnificent Lake Lucerne and the surrounding mountain peaks
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Paragliding Tandemflight Engelberg and Lake Lucerne
From USD 164.63
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  • What to Expect
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Earlybird FlightMost Popular
A special bestprice offer from Paragliding Engelberg, created for active travellers! The Earlybird flight is easy-to-schedule and perfect to combine with other activities in Engelberg.
USD 164.63
Experience Flight
We choose one of the following spots depending the weather conditions, flight duration: 10-30mins: Brunni-Engelberg, Fürenalp-Engelberg, Büelen/Brändlen-Wolfenschiessen, Niederbauen-Emmetten
USD 205.79
Panorama Flight
We choose one of the following spots depending the weather conditions, flight duration: 20-60mins: Titlis-Engelberg, Brunni-Grafenort, Pilatus-Kriens/Luzern, Stanserhorn-Stans
USD 246.94
Overview
Take in panoramic views over the Swiss Alps from the air on this up to 2-hour tandem paragliding adventure in Engelberg. Following a safety briefing, pull on your paragliding harness and take to the skies with a tandem instructor. During your up to 60-minute flight, take in spectacular views of shimmering Lake Lucerne and Engelberg’s peaks and valleys. Enjoy thrilling spins and turns through the air or glide through the skies in comfort — how you enjoy your flight in up to you.
What to Expect
During the flight, take some nice pictures and videos. Choose to steer by yourself or your guide can raise the adrenaline with fast and powerful maneuvers. Later you'll land safely and happily back on the ground with memories you'll never forget.

Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: How is a paragliding tandem flight organized?
A: Select you desired date at time of booking. Because paragliding is completely dependent on weather conditions, the supplier will contact you on the evening prior to the desired flight date (by the latest at 8pm) to advise on weather conditions, accurate time planning, flight area, meeting place and time. On stable weather situations you will be informed earlier. Time and meeting point for the "Earlybird" flight is every day, 8:40am, at train station Grafenort (see departure description for more details).

Q: What should I bring?
A: All necessary equipment is provided. If available, please bring solid shoes and wind proof clothing with you.

Q: Why is afraid of vertigo no problem for a paragliding tandem flight?
A: vertigo is often mistakenly equated with fear of heights. In fact, anyone except maybe the people who works every day in high altitude are afraid of heights. During paragliding, the afraid of vertigo vanishes within seconds after the take-off.

Q: Does my age and weight matter?
A: Children over 5 years are welcome on the tour. High take-off weight results in a higher take-off speed. If your weight is more then 100 kg please consult your pilot first.

Paragliding is not a risk sport. Depending on wind conditions, it is necessary to make a few steps in alpine terrain. This does not require any special physical requirements. Heavy loaded weight affect in higher take-off speed, so it is important you inform the supplier before booking if you should be heavier than 100 kg/220 lb.
Write a ReviewReviews (21)

1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing flight with Urs

It was my most exciting day in Switzerland. Urs was my pilot and he was very kind and supporting me. At the first time, I made a mistake about taking off by running but he was very helpful to teach me again. Moreover , because...More

Thank Gateorn P
Reviewed 1 July 2018
Excellent experience

It was a short notice booking but they accommodated us next day. We were a family of 4 (kids ages 13 & 9) - none had done paragliding previously, so bit of nervousness was natural. But the tandem jump pilots made us all comfortable. They...More

Thank Nitul P
Reviewed 23 June 2018
See the town of Engleberg...from a different vantage point.

I had a great experience flying with Urs. We met at the cable car at Engleberg Brunni and had a very nice conversation going up. Urs was good at explaining to the passenger (me) what to do and we set off near the small lake....More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile
AWESOME!

My friend and I did the panoramic flight with Urs and his colleague. They were both friendly, informative, fun, and made us feel at ease both before and during the flight. We had amazing air time and saw great views of Engelberg. This is an...More

Thank JuliaB116
Reviewed 15 August 2017
My wildest dream!

Urs and Julio flew Trevor and I on our first tandem paraglide, it was fantastic and beyond my wildest dreams. We were in the safest of hands, with Urs and Julio you're with pilots with a passion for flying off the mountain and soaring like...More

Thank Liz B
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