HELICOPTER FLIGHT FROM MEGEVE
From 6 years old
5 to 6 people
15 minutes to half a day
DISCOVERING MEGEVE AND ITS AREA BY HELICOPTER
Authentic and sophisticated village-resort of 3000 inhabitants, Megève provides its visitors with the opportunity to explore its land and scenery by helicopter. Rise and visit Megève aboard a helicopter. Set off to discover Haute-Savoie from the sky.
Savoie Hélicoptères’ panoramic flights will take you to the discovery of the landscapes and cultural heritage of Haute-Savoie. First time aboard a helicopter? Our highly-skilled pilots will guide you throughout this journey.
Give in to the temptation of helicopter pilot training.
You're a gourmet? We offer helicopter flights followed by lunch in a renowned mountain restaurant in the area.
Our airline gives you the opportunity to live memorable moments above the highest summits in Europe. Let us guide you all along this helicopter tour, and join the few lucky ones who've had the chance to experience Haute-Savoie from this unusual perspective.
We offer a wide array of helicopter tours departing from Megève. Let’s go!
SCENIC FLIGHT - THE ARAVIS RANGE FROM MEGEVE
20 minutes - From 185€ incl taxes / pers.
Private helicopter tour: 1200€
Climb aboard a helicopter taking off from Megève and discover the wonderful Lake Bénit, an altitude lake located at 1450 m asl and based in the foothills of the majestic Bargy range. We're then heading towards Lake Lessy (1780 m) and its neighboring summit the Aiguille Verte, one of the most famous peaks in the Aravis range.
Our cruise over the Aravis pass and the numerous valleys shaping the Aravis range will be brightened up by the comments of highly-trained pilots with extensive knowledge of the Haute-Savoie region.
Icing on the cake of this scenic helicopter flight, you’ll brush past the Pointe Percée, highest peak of the Aravis range culminating at 2750 m of elevation. An astonishing view of the Mont-Blanc massif will mark the end of this helicopter discovery ride between Megève and the Aravis range.
FROM MEGEVE TO MONT-BLANC BY HELICOPTER
30 min - From 235€ incl taxes / pers.
Private helicopter tour: 1500€
There’s nothing more creative than a sightseeing helicopter flight to catch a glimpse of the greatness of the Alps in Haute-Savoie. You'll be thrilled by the picturesque Glacier du Géant and the breathtaking overview of the Mer de Glace. From our aircraft, discover the highest of the Chamonix Peaks: the renowned Aiguille du Midi. Be enchanted by Italian and Swiss landscapes and the adjacent valleys.
After having soared over the Mont-Blanc massif and the roof of Europe, you’ll fly towards Le Drus and over the Leschaux glacier, a real gem, unfortunately threatened by global warming. The Aiguilles Rouges massif will be the last step of this discovery flight before heading back to Megève.
TO LAKE ANNECY FROM MEGEVE BY HELICOPTER
40 min - From 235€ incl taxes/ pers.
Private helicopter tour: 1800€
Taking off from Megève, we will cruise towards Annecy, nicknamed “Venice of the Alps”, and its lake. This scenic flight on a helicopter will take you to the discovery of Lake Lessy and the Aiguille Verte. You’ll soar over the Plateau des Glières, a symbolic place steeped in history located in the Massif des Bornes. You’ll get to marvel at a unique scenery; Lake Annecy framed by massive mountains: La Tournette, Les Dents de Lanfon, Mont Veyrier and Semnoz. Back to Megève via the Pointe Percée, highest peak in the Aravis range. Astonishing view of Mont-Blanc massif guaranteed.
MONT-BLANC AND ARAVIS FLIGHT FROM MEGEVE
50 minutes - From 350€ incl taxes / pers
Private helicopter flight : 2100€
Keen on embarking for a scenic flight of the whole region and its mountain ranges? Savoie Helicoptères offers to take you on a memorable journey with a complete flight taking off from Megève.
Departing from Megève, you’ll reach Lake Lessy and its neighboring summit, the Aiguille Verte. You’ll cruise over the Aravis range straddling over Savoie and Haute-Savoie, and its highest peak, named Pointe Percée. We’ll then head towards Mont-Blanc massif and its summit which overlooks Europe.
During this scenic helicopter flight, our experienced pilot will lead you to a series of peaks stretching from Col des Montets to the Brévent and facing the Chamonix peaks, the glaciers of the Mont Blanc Massif, and the "roof of Europe".
You’ll be filled with wonder while sighting the glacier of Argentière, an awe-inspiring glacier part of the Mont Blanc Massif, overhung by mighty summits such as Mont Dolent (3800 m) and the Aiguille du Chardonnet (3824 m).
From the aircraft, you’ll benefit from a unique view of a gem of the Alps: the Glacier du Géant. You’ll fly around the Aiguille du Midi, highest summit of the Chamonix peaks. You’ll get close to the Aiguille du Gouter and its famous mountain hut located at an elevation that makes it one of the highest guarded mountain huts in Europe.
Cornerstone of our helicopter flight, you'll marvel at the roof of Europe: Mont-Blanc and its 4809 m of elevation. The wonderful mountain range of the Aiguilles de Warens overlooking the Arve valley will be the last step of this first ride on a helicopter before heading back to Megève.
HELICOPTER FLYING COURSE - MEGEVE
You dream of flying a helicopter? Savoie Helicopter offers an opportunity to take up piloting a helicopter from the airbase of Marnaz, by taking control of a Cabri G2. Get familiar with the basic maneuvers and experience the thrill of steering such a fabulous flying machine. When you have completed this introduction to helicopter flying course, we’ll tell you more about the private pilot licence!
HELICOPTER FLIGHT AND GOURMET LUNCH
Flight + outdoor lunch - From 1200 € incl taxes
You’re a gourmet? Combine the delight of a helicopter flight from Megève with lunch in an altitude restaurant or in a starred restaurant from Haute-Savoie. Whet your appetite by cruising over Megève, the 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 a peerless setting with breathtaking scenery.
Flight and Gastronomic Restaurant: Have a seat at the table of a renowned chef and experience the sensory discovery of his creativity.
AERIAL TRANSFER FROM / TO MEGEVE BY HELICOPTER
15 minutes - From 1000€ incl taxes
Whether you wish to reach an international airport, a town or a ski resort, rely on Savoie Hélicoptères' aerial transfer services. We offer you, for example, to reach the Grand Massif ski resort in a few minutes only.
Our team will handle each step of your journey, from your arrival in our altiport to your destination.
Travel safe and relaxed, and save time with our helicopter transfer flights.
Val d'Isère / Tignes
FIND OUT MORE ABOUT MEGEVE
Megeve is an unmissable destination in the Alps. Not far from La Clusaz and the Aravis range, this town offers a wide array of activities, events, and out-of-the-ordinary experiences. More than a winter ski resort, this emblematic village located in Haute-Savoie is vibrant and dynamic all year long. Filled with authenticity, Megève offers tradition, know-how, cultural activities, and adrenaline for high thrill seekers.
If you’re looking for an escape from your daily life, a great deal of nature, calm, and quietness, Megève will meet your needs.
Megève’s village: explore its quaint cobblestone streets steeped in history and tradition.
History and cultural heritage: Megève offers a preserved and unique cultural heritage to its visitors. Find out more about its history and the role it played in the Haute-Savoie region.
Nature and scenery: Megève is surrounded by mighty, legendary summits. Take a stroll in the bucolic atmosphere of forest scenery, alpine pastures, and calm meadows.
Architecture: Megève represents an opportunity to understand the specific features of local architecture in this beautiful yet hostile mountain environment.
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! 😊