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Flying Experiences

Looking for the ultimate in flying experiences?

Give someone an experience gift that soars to new heights. Whether you are feeling the wind in your hair in a vintage biplane, taking the controls and learning to fly a plane, or seeing the world from a whole new perspective in the cockpit of a helicopter, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of flying.

We offer a selection of flying experience gifts that range from mild to wild. You can keep your feet on the ground yet feel the thrill of flying a jet in one our flight simulator experiences, float across the sky in a hot air balloon or you can take it to the max and soar across the sky at over 500 km/hr in an actual fighter jet!

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1000 Islands Helicopter Tour

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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 from Gananoque and become mesmerized by the beauty and richness of the 1000 Islands as only seen from the air.
From $99

Biplane Flight Over Ottawa

COVID-19 SAFETY OPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 2 Participants
Flying in a classic open cockpit biplane for an experience unlike any other. This Biplane Flight over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills is the perfect sightseeing experience gift for anyone who has always want to take a trip back in time to the golden age of aviation.
From $195

Boeing 737 Flight Simulator Ultimate Package - 4 hours

Availability NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR SALE
Are you a serious aviation enthusiast? This 4-hour experience is intended for an individual who wants to gain an deeper understanding of the aircraft and flying. This package includes a thirty to forty-five minute pre-flight briefing covering the primary instruments, flight controls, flying skills, and flight preparation. With the remaining time after the briefing, a typical session can consist of take-offs and landings, or a simulated scheduled flight.
$449

Boeing 737 Flight Simulator Experience in Toronto

Where Toronto, Ontario
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 12 years
Price for Up To 4 Participants
Always wanted to fly a plane? Don’t despair, because The Flight Simulator Experience lets you experience all the challenges and thrills of piloting a Boeing 737 without actually leaving the ground. You’ll find that being inside a state-of-the-art flight simulator is exactly like sitting in the cockpit of a modern commercial aircraft, with all the sound effects and visuals and of real planes during actual flights.
From $99

Calgary Hot Air Balloon Ride

COVID-19 SAFETY OPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
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

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

COVID-19 SAFETY OPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
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

COVID-19 SAFETY TOURS BEGIN OPERATING IN JULY
Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Step into the world of a fighter pilot and experience the thrill of soaring across the sky in an L29 Delphin Fighter Jet from the cold war era over Ottawa and the Parliament Buildings.
From $1,699

Fighter Jet, Boeing 737 and Helicopter Flight Simulator Group Experience

COVID-19 SAFETY OPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
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

Grand Prairie Hot Air Balloon Ride

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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

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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 $299

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

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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

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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