HELICOPTER FLIGHT FROM LA CLUSAZ
From 6 years old
5 to 6 people*
From 15 minutes to half a day
LA CLUSAZ: DISCOVERING THE AREA BY HELICOPTER
Currently staying in this village-resort and looking for out-of-the-ordinary activities to explore the area, the resort and the scenery? What about gaining some height? Visit La Clusaz from a helicopter, and explore Haute-Savoie from the sky.
Climb aboard one of our helicopters for a scenic discovery flight heading towards the breathtaking Aravis range. First time on a helicopter? Our extensively experienced pilots will share their knowledge with you and ensure that this first flight is a successful experience.
Make your dream come true by learning how to fly a helicopter, or let yourself be tempted by a gourmet stopover during one of our gastronomic flights.
Savoie Hélicoptères offers unique moments over the highest peaks in Europe. Live an exceptional experience and benefit from a sightseeing flight livened up by the comments of a highly-skilled helicopter pilot.
Discover La Clusaz like no other on a flight with Savoie Hélicoptères. We offer an array of helicopter rides in the heart of the Aravis range, that will meet the needs and desires of everyone.
SCENIC FLIGHT - THE ARAVIS RANGE
20 minutes - From 185€ incl taxes/ pers.
Private helicopter tour : 1100€
Departing from La Clusaz, embark for a flight aboard our helicopter. You’ll discover the wonderful Lake Bénit, an altitude lake located at 1450 m asl and based in the foothills of the majestic Bargy mountain range. We will then soar over the wonderful Lake Lessy based at an elevation of 1780 m, and overhung by the famous Aiguille Verte summit (2045 m asl). Our pilot will then steer the helicopter towards Col des Aravis, a mountain pass nestled in the heart of the Aravis range. This massif covers parts of Savoie and Haute-Savoie and its untouched valleys are a must-go for ski touring lovers.
Cornerstone of this sightseeing helicopter flight, you’ll soar over the highest summit of the Aravis range, the Pointe Percée that peaks at an altitude of 2750 meters. A panoramic view of the Mont-Blanc Massif will mark the end of this spectacular first ride on a helicopter.
MONT-BLANC OR LAKE ANNECY
30 minutes - From 235€ incl taxes / pers.
Private helicopter tour : 1400€
Which wonder of nature will you opt for: The roof of Europe, or the “Venice of the Alps”?
Mont-Blanc: This helicopter flight will guide you through the discovery of a marvel of the alps : The Glacier du Géant, main source of supply for the Mer de Glace. You’ll cruise around the highest of the Chamonix peaks, the iconic Aiguille du Midi. You’ll soar over the Mer de Glace located in the north of the Mont-Blanc massif. Next, we'll head towards the sharp summit named Les Drus by flying past the glacier of Leschaux which merges with neighboring glaciers to form the Mer de Glace. This scenic helicopter flight will end with a view of the Aiguilles Rouges massif before returning to La Clusaz.
Lake Annecy: This sightseeing helicopter flight will take you to the discovery of the Lake Lessy and the Aiguille Verte. You’ll fly over the Plateau des Glières located in the Bornes massif, hub of the French Resistance during the Second World War. Your next source of awe will be some exceptional scenic views of Lake Annecy overhung by the summit of La Tournette. On our way back to La Clusaz, we’ll brush past the Pointe Percée, highest peak of the Aravis range, and catch the last glimpses of a bewitching view of the Mont-Blanc Massif.
MONT BLANC & ARAVIS FLIGHT
50 minutes - From 335€ incl taxes / pers.
Private helicopter tour : 2000€
Taking off from La Clusaz, you’ll lift off to the wonderful Lessy Lake rimmed by a renowned summit in the Aravis range: the Aiguille Verte. You’ll benefit from a scenic view of the Aravis range, a massif that stretches over both Savoie and Haute-Savoie. The Pointe Percée, highest summit of the massif, will stand out from of an impressive background featuring the astonishing Mont-Blanc Massif.
This helicopter flight will then take you to a spectacular series of peaks stretching from Col des Montets to the Brévent and facing the Chamonix peaks, the glaciers sculpting the Mont-Blanc massif, and the "roof of Europe".
You’ll get to admire an outstanding glacier in the Mont-Blanc massif: the Glacier of Argentière, and the tall summits towering above it: Mont Dolent (3800 m) and Aiguille du Chardonnet (3824 m).
From the helicopter, expect breathtaking views of a true marvel of the Alps: the Glacier du Géant. You’ll fly around Aiguille du Midi, highest of the Chamonix peaks. You’ll get close to Aiguille du Gouter and its famous mountain hut, one of the highest guarded hut in western Europe. Cornerstone of this helicopter flight, you’ll have the chance to marvel at the roof of Europe, we’ve named Mont-Blanc and its 4809 m of elevation. Last step of this first flight on a helicopter before returning to La Clusaz: you’ll soar over the Aiguilles de Warens, a splendid mountain range overhanging the Arve valley.
HELICOPTER FLYING COURSE - LA CLUSAZ
You dream of flying a helicopter for the very first time over La Clusaz and the Aravis Range? Savoie Hélicoptères makes it possible. From our airbase located in Marnaz in the Arve Valley, take control of a helicopter Cabri G2. Next step can be our private pilot licence course if we've managed to pass our passion on to you during this discovery flight!
HELICOPTER FLIGHT AND GOURMET LUNCH
Flight + outdoor lunch - From 1200 € incl taxes
Take some time for a tailored helicopter flight taking off from La Clusaz, followed by lunch in a peerless restaurant. Whet your appetite while flying over La Clusaz, Mont-Blanc and the Aravis range.
Our pilots offer you two options for this gourmet flight.
Flight and traditional gastronomy : after your flight, you’ll have lunch in a mountain hut and experience local cuisine from Haute-Savoie. A culinary journey in an incredible landscape and a unique setting.
Flight and Gourmet Restaurant: Have a seat at the table of a renowned chef and experience the sensory discovery of his creativity.
AERIAL TRANSFER BY HELICOPTER FROM / TO LA CLUSAZ
15 minutes - From 1000€ incl taxes
Whether you wish to reach an international airport, a town or a ski resort, you can rely on Savoie Hélicoptères' aerial transfer services. Our team will handle each step of your journey, from your arrival in our altiport to your destination.
Enjoy comfortable and safe travel while saving time with our helicopter transfer flights.
Val d'Isère / Tignes
FIND OUT MORE ABOUT LA CLUSAZ
La Clusaz is a holiday destination renowned for its dynamic, modern, and family-friendly atmosphere. Full of contrasts, La Clusaz is a cosmopolitan blend of nature, cultural heritage, activities, relaxation, and sport.
Village nestled in the Aravis range, La Clusaz is really worth a discovery from the sky aboard a helicopter:
Firstly, because of its exceptional scenery. Wide natural spaces and a ski resort tailored for all ages are waiting for you to admire them from the sky.
Secondly, for its hikes and walks. From the helicopter, you’ll be able to sight the itineraries drawn by men and the shapes of pastoralism. You'll get a chance to spot from above the mountain trails that you may take during your stay in this mountain resort of Haute-Savoie.
SIGHTSEEING FLIGHTS - FAQ
Most frequently asked questions regarding scenic helicopter flights.
Important information: a helicopter requires a special focus on weight distribution for safety reasons. If your weight is over 110kg, we invite you to contact our staff. They'll make sure that you get all the comfort you deserve.
🚁 HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN EMBARK ON THE HELICOPTER
Our helicopters can carry 5 to 6 passengers depending on the profiles' distribution of the passengers (men, women, kids)
👨⚕️ WHAT'S THE MINIMUM AGE TO CLIMB ABOARD A HELICOPTER?
Scenic flights at high altitude are not recommended to children under 6 years old as their ears aren't developed enough to bear the quick variations of altitude on the helicopter. We recommend lower altitude flights. We are at your disposal should you need more information!
💰IS THERE A SPECIAL PRICE FOR CHILDREN?
Although we would be happy to offer lower prices to children to foster the dicovery of helicopter flights, there's no discount for them as they occupy a seat, as an adult would.
☀️ DO WE NEED TO BOOK OUR HELICOPTER FLIGHT A LONG WAY IN ADVANCE?
We encourage you to contact us at least a week in advance to book a flight, even though we'll check the weather conditions one day before the flight to confirm it. .
🚁 CAN I CHOOSE MY SEAT IN THE HELICOPTER?
The distribution of passengers is arranged by the staff and the pilot. They will tell you where to seat. Don't worry: every seat has a great view. For your safety, we invite you to answer our questions will full transparency as this will help us distribute the weight equally in the aircraft.
♿ IS THE HELICOPTER ADAPTED TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES?
If you can't climb aboard the helicopter on your own, we'll take the necessary measures to welcome you properly as soon as we have been informed about your situation. Our premises are adapted to people with reduced mobility.
👨⚕️ I AM PREGNANT - I AM AN ELDERLY PERSON, CAN A FLY ON A HELICOPTER?
It's all good for us! Nevertheless, if you have doubts, get a medical confirmation! 😊