Paragliding in Interlaken

2 Hours

Visiting Interlaken, Switzerland is like stepping into a postcard-perfect Alpine paradise. Nestled between two stunning lakes, Thun and Brienz, and surrounded by the towering peaks of the Swiss Alps, Interlaken offers breathtaking natural beauty and a range of thrilling outdoor activities. Start your exploration by taking a leisurely stroll through the charming streets of the town center, adorned with traditional Swiss chalets and boutique shops. Admire the picturesque views of the snow-capped mountains that surround the town, including the iconic trio of the Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau.

For adventure enthusiasts, Interlaken is a playground of exciting opportunities. Embark on a thrilling paragliding experience, where you can soar above the mountains and enjoy panoramic views of the lakes and valleys. Take a scenic hike in the nearby Lauterbrunnen Valley, known as the Valley of 72 Waterfalls, and witness the cascading beauty of Staubbach Falls and Trümmelbach Falls. If you’re seeking an adrenaline rush, try canyoning or white-water rafting in the pristine mountain rivers. For a more leisurely experience, hop on a boat cruise on Lake Thun or Lake Brienz and soak in the serene landscapes. Interlaken is also a gateway to the Jungfrau region, where you can take a cogwheel train to the “Top of Europe” and witness awe-inspiring views from the Jungfraujoch, the highest railway station in Europe. Whether you’re seeking adventure or simply want to immerse yourself in the stunning Swiss landscapes, Interlaken offers an unforgettable experience in the heart of nature.

  • Spring
  • Swiss Guide
  • Zurich
  • 800 m
  • English, Italian, French and German


Paragliding in Interlaken is an exhilarating experience that combines adrenaline-pumping thrills with breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps. Nestled amidst towering mountains, Interlaken offers ideal conditions for paragliding, attracting enthusiasts from around the world. As you soar through the skies, suspended by a parachute-like wing, you’ll feel a sense of freedom and serenity like no other. The panoramic vistas of snow-capped peaks, lush valleys, and crystal-clear lakes create a surreal backdrop, making every moment in the air an unforgettable one.

Interlaken is renowned as a premier paragliding destination due to its reliable thermals, gentle winds, and skilled instructors. Whether you’re a seasoned paraglider or a first-timer, there are options available for all skill levels. Tandem flights offer a safe and thrilling introduction to the sport, where you’ll be paired with an experienced pilot who will guide you through the skies. The experience of floating above Interlaken, surrounded by nature’s grandeur, is truly a bucket-list adventure that will leave you with memories to cherish for a lifetime.


Get strapped up, training and practice for launch in the first hour.
Enjoy the ride for the second hour

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Set up for the activity.
  • Paragliding activity.

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

Frequently asked Questions

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Annapurna Base Camp is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation of Annapurna Base Camp. ABC is the highest we will climb in this trek.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, hot water facility could be free at lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way to Annapurna Base Camp?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

How much do guides and porters cost?

For Annapurna region, pay for guides range from $20 to $30 per day and porters take $15 to $25 per day.

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Paragliding in Interlaken