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Flying Experiences

Stop wishing you could fly. Now you can!

Give someone the chance to soar with one of our great flying experiences or take to the skies yourself.  See the world from a bird’s eye view.

Our fantastic range of gifts ideas include skydiving, vintage biplane flights, tandem hang gliding, hot air balloon rides, sightseeing tours and learn to fly a plane or helicopter.  

For those who want sky-high adventures without the great height you can try out your piloting skills in a genuine flight simulator. Our flying experiences will make an incredible gift for flight fanatics or anyone keen to try something new.

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Fly A Helicopter, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Experience what it's like to fly a helicopter! During a 30-minute flight over Ottawa you can take the controls of one of the most exciting and versatile aircraft in the world and enjoy a learning experience like no other.
From $49

Grand Prairie Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where Grand Prairie, Alberta
Price for 1 Participant
Take to the skies for an unforgettable Grand Prairie hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over the northwest Alberta landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon.
$295 was $325

Heli – Fishing in the Canadian Rockies

Where Jasper, Alberta
Where Lake Louise, Alberta
Price for 1 Participant
Take to the skies for a fishing adventure like no other. These heli-fishing adventures are designed for anyone who wants to enjoy the sport of fly-fishing on turquoise coloured waters with the stunning backdrop of the Canadian Rockies.
From $269

Heli Snowshoe Adventure in the Rockies

Price for 1 Participant
Where Jasper, Alberta
Where Lake Louise, Alberta
Take adventure up a notch! Combine a helicopter tour with an hour long guided snowshoe experience in the back country. This heli snowshoe adventure in the Rockies is truly a unique and fun way to enjoy winter in the Canadian Rockies.
From $296

Helicopter Flight Over Ottawa & The Gatineau Hills

Where Ottawa, Ontario
See the Nation’s capital from the air with a helicopter flight over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills. Departing from the Canada Aviation and Space Museum (Rockcliffe Airport) you’ll discover the Ottawa River, the Hull Casino, the city of Gatineau and various tourist attractions,including the Parliament buildings.
From $49

Helicopter Tour Over Toronto

Where Toronto, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Take a scenic helicopter ride over Toronto’s star attractions and enjoy a comprehensive overview of the all the city has to offer. This helicopter tour over Canada’s largest city takes you to 2000 feet and at speeds averaging 100 miles per hour.
From $109

Introductory Flight Experience in Squamish

Where Squamish, British Columbia
Take a flying lesson over the spectacular Coast Mountains and Squamish area. Feel the exhilaration as you take the controls, learn to fly and experience flight from the pilot’s seat with an Introductory Flight Experience in Squamish.
From $65

Introductory Flying Lesson, Sudbury

Where Sudbury, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Feel the adrenaline rush as you take the controls of your light aircraft and soar across the Sudbury sky as you learn to fly during this 30 minute Introductory Flying Lesson .
$105

Introductory Flying Lesson, Wetaskiwin

Where Wetaskiwin, Alberta
Price for 1 Participant
Have you ever wanted to see what it would be like to fly a plane? Feel the exhilaration as you take the controls of a Cessna 172 airplane, learn to fly and experience flight from the co-pilot’s seat.
From $105

Jet Fighter Virtual Reality Flight Simulator Experience

Where Montreal, Quebec
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 14 years
This Jet Fighter Virtual Reality Flight Simulator Experience is as close as you’ll get to the real thing! Get ready to take control of a high-speed jet fighter and rock the sky! This unique experience offers you a variety of missions and aircrafts in virtual reality.
From $79

Kitchener – Waterloo Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where Kitchener - Waterloo, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Take a hot air balloon ride above Kitchener – Waterloo and experience the magic of soaring over a changing landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon.
$295 was $325

Learn To Fly - Barrie to Niagara Falls Route

Where Barrie, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Take the controls and learn to fly an advance ultra-light aircraft with your instructor by your side during your flight from Barrie to Niagara Falls and back.
$359

Learn to Fly – Barrie to Toronto Route

Where Barrie, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to learn to fly or do you know someone whose dream it is? A flying lesson from Barrie to Toronto and back is the perfect gift experience! Take control of an advance ultra-light aircraft with your instructor by your side and see how it feels.
From $237

Learn to Fly in Barrie, Just North of Toronto

Where Barrie, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
This introductory flying lesson is perfect for anyone who longs to learn to fly and take control of an aircraft. Take off from Barrie, just north of Toronto, and soar through the air over Collingwood, Blue Mountain, Wasaga Beach and Lake Simcoe.
From $85