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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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1000 Islands Helicopter Tour

Where Gananoque, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Experience spectacular views of the 1000 Islands from high above on this exciting helicopter tour. Feel the excitement as you lift off and become mesmerized by the beauty and richness of the 1000 Islands only seen from the air.
From $99

Boeing 737 Flight Simulator Experience, Montreal

Where Montreal, Quebec
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 13 years
Climb into the Captain's seat of a Boeing 737 and take to the skies in a jet flight simulator! Enjoy an ultra realistic Boeing 737 flight simulator experience with thousands of airports around the world from which to take-off and land. It may only be a flight simulator, but the sensation you'll feel is the real deal.
From $99

Brandon Scenic Flight

Where Brandon, Manitoba
Price for Up To 3 Participants
Take to the skies and experience the sensation and thrill of being airborne as you fly above Brandon, Manitoba. Your 30 or 45-minute flight for up to 3 people allows you to check out key landmarks from the air. Sit, back, relax and enjoy an unforgettable scenic tour.
From $109

Bungee Jumping

Where Wakefield, Quebec
Price for 1 Participant
Get ready for the adventure of a life time as you launch yourself from one of the world's most unique and spectacular Bungee Jumping sites. Just 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa, take the plunge in style with an incredible 200 ft. bungee jump. Follow this up with “RIPRIDE”, a 1015 ft cable slide that starts 200 ft above the crystal-clear waters of a lagoon.
From $122

Calgary Hot Air Balloon Ride

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

Discovery Flying Lesson Over Brandon

Where Brandon, Manitoba
Price for 1 Participant
Turn your dream of flying into a reality! You’ll feel the adrenaline rush as you take the controls of your light aircraft and soar across the Manitoba sky as you learn to fly during your introductory flying lesson.
From $109

Drayton Valley Tandem Paragliding Flight

Where Drayton Valley, Alberta
Price for 1 Participant
Discover Paragliding during a 15-minute tandem flight over Drayton Valley. From the moment you launch until you land, you’ll feel the exhilaration of free flight. There is no activity in the world that provides such a feeling of freedom and excitement.
$249

Edmonton Hot Air Balloon Ride

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

Fighter Jet Flight, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Strap in and feel the power of a L-29 fighter jet as you soar over Ottawa and the Parliament Buildings. Dart about the sky and witness firsthand the skills required to control a Cold War era fighter jet! Suited up in your flight suit, you can try your hand at flying if you feel you have the right stuff!
From $1,799

Fighter Jet, Boeing 737 and Helicopter Flight Simulator Group Experience

Where Montreal, Quebec
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 14 years
Get ready to fly! Groups from 5 to 40 people can experience what it is like to fly a Boeing 737, a Fighter Jet and a Helicopter without ever leaving the ground. High-tech flight simulators recreate the look and feel of a real flight deck.
$59

Flight Simulator Experience - Airbus A320, Quebec City

Where Quebec City, Quebec
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 13 years
Climb into the Captain's seat of an Airbus A320 and soar into the skies in a jet flight simulator! Enjoy an ultra realistic Airbus A320 flight simulator experience with thousands of airports around the world from which to take-off and land. It may only be a flight simulator, but the sensation you'll feel is the real deal.
From $99

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 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