Six Mile Helicopter Buzz with Cream Tea for Two in Edinburgh
The sensation of zooming through the air in a top of the range helicopter is impossible to beat. After ascending to an altitude of around 1000 feet, you'll be given a unique bird's-eye view of the beautiful architecture of Edinburgh. The expert pilot is on hand to point out any famous landmarks, so you won't miss a thing. Pack a camera for snapping some amazing shots that are sure to make your friends and family green with envy. After the flight has come to an end, it's time to head to the on-site cafe and enjoy a cream tea.
- See the city as never before
- Zoom through the clouds during the six mile journey
- Hover at 1000 feet in a five-seater Jet Ranger helicopter
- Cream tea will be served once you are back on solid ground
- Availability Description
Flights happen around one weekend date per month, at each venue, from April to October.
- Participant Guidelines
Min age six (under 12's must be accompanied by a participating adult). Max weight 18 stone. Pregnant women over seven months can't fly. For security reasons, photographic ID (ideally passport) MUST be produced by all passengers on the day.
This is a weather dependent activity, mainly due to wind speeds and cloud base above the ground. It is crucial to call the venue before setting out to check conditions. If the flight is cancelled, it can be re-booked directly with the venue.
Expect to be at the venue for about one hour, including a safety briefing and a flight time of around five minutes. Please arrive 20 minutes in advance of the booked time to ensure a prompt start.
- Numbers on the Day
Share the flight with up to three other passengers and a seasoned pilot.
- Dress Code
Please bear in mind that inside the helicopter can get quite warm. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.