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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

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

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

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

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

Ottawa Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Take a Ottawa hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over a changing Ottawa landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon. You’ll fly through the sky enjoying panoramic views and a unique sense of freedom.
$295 was $325

Ottawa Scenic Flight

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for Up To 3 Participants
Experience the thrill of flying over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills. Enjoy an amazing birds-eye view of the picturesque Ottawa-Gatineau landscape below.
From $149

Skydiving Ottawa - Gatineau

Where Gatineau, Quebec
Price for 1 Participant
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 16 years
Experience tandem skydiving over Ottawa-Gatineau. 60 seconds feels like a lifetime as you fly through the air in the world's most exhilarating experience. Get excited, suit up and take off into the clouds for the adventure of your life!
From $275

Vintage Biplane Ride Over Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 2 Participants
This Vintage Biplane Ride over Parliament Hill, downtown Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills is the perfect experience for anyone who has always want to take a trip back in time to the golden age of aviation. Strap on your aviator’s cap and goggles and get a bird’s eye view from the open cockpit of a vintage 1939 WACO UPF-7 biplane.
From $190