Follow the path of the Thames into the heart of the city
Fly over our great capital's iconic attractions
Enjoy the amazing sensation of helicopter flight
Enjoy a new perspective of our bustling capital city with a fantastic half hour sightseeing tour of London. Starting in Essex, hop into an AS355 helicopter and enjoy a thrilling vertical take-off before heading over emerald countryside to the heart of the capital. Enjoy breathtaking views of the meandering river Thames, as well as celebrated London attractions such as Tower Bridge, the Houses of Parliament and The London Eye before heading away to land. A truly novel way to see the city!
Flights operate most Saturdays and Sundays from the end of January through to December.
Min age 16, max weight 17 stone. Wheelchair users need some mobility and must be accompanied by a participating adult. Pregnant women under seven months must get medical ok. Pregnant women seven months and over are not permitted to fly.
This is a weather dependent activity, mainly due to wind speeds and cloud base above the ground. It is crucial that you call the venue before setting out to check conditions. All cancellations will be rebooked directly with the venue.
Flight time lasts for up to 30 minutes from engines-on to engines-off. You also have a 15 to 30 minute safety briefing before your flight so please arrive 30 minutes in advance of your booked time to ensure a prompt start.
Numbers on the Day
This experience is for two people but you will share the helicopter with up to three other passengers.
Spectators are welcome to watch you take off and land. A pair of binoculars or a camera will come in handy.
Please bear in mind that the helicopter can get quite warm and dress accordingly. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
The venue is a CAA licenced operator and a member of the British Helicopter Advisory Board (BHAB). Photo ID (e.g. passport/photo driving licence) to be produced on the day.