Gift Certificates can be sent to your email address or directly to your recipients email address.
Gift Certificates should arrive within 15 minutes of purchase and can be personalised with a message. Merry Christmas!

6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience

Enjoy a thrilling introduction to Helicopter Flight, with this 6 mile aerial tour!

Price for 1 participant

This helicopter flight experience is the perfect introduction for anyone who's ever wanted to fly in a helicopter. A quick and thrilling 6 mile buzz flight, this experience can begin at your choice of five locations; Nottingham, the Peak District, Yorkshire, Preston or North Lancashire!

If you know someone who wants to conquer a fear of heights, try something totally new, or just see how it feels to fly in a helicopter, this 6 mile helicopter tour is just the ticket - and it won't break the bank! With this experience they can choose where they take off from, giving them the opportunity to enjoy a cityscape view or a beautiful countryside flight. They will feel the pure buzz of a helicopter's vertical take off, the unbeatable versatility of helicopter flight as it hovers mid air and flies in all directions, and the exciting VIP feeling of a helicopter landing! Whichever location they choose to take off from, they are guaranteed a seat by a window in the back of the helicopter and plenty of amazing aerial views - so make sure they take a camera along with them for their flight. The 6 mile flight will take around 5 minutes in total, so it's perfect for anyone who just wants a little taste of the high life - and with a minimum age limit of 12 years, it's a great introduction to helicopter flying for kids. 

So if you're looking for a truly unforgettable family activity, or a fantastic gift for an adventurous friend or family member, why not give them an exhilarating taste of helicopter flight with this 6 mile tour?!

The 6 minute helicopter buzz flight can be enjoyed by people of all ages, however it is recommended that children under the age of 12 are accompanied by an adult (minimum age is 5). The maximum height limit for the helicopter flights is 6'6", and the maximum weight limit is 18 stone, however if you are over 16 stone, you should inform the flight centre when making your booking. 
This 6 mile helicopter flight will last for approximately 5 minutes.
Family and friends are welcome to come along to watch your take off and landing.
Each flight can take up to 6 people at a time.
The 6 mile helicopter flight is available from March through to October, on selected weekend dates - generally once a month. All bookings are subject to availability as well as weather conditions on the day.

The current dates for 2017 are as follows:

Peak District
Sunday March 26th
Saturday April 22nd
Sunday May 21st
Saturday June 10th
Sunday July 16th
Saturday August 19th
Sunday September 17th
Saturday October 14th


Saturday March 18th
Sunday May 7th
Saturday June 17th
Sunday August 6th
Saturday September 16th
Sunday October 15th


Saturday April 8th
Sunday June 11th
Saturday July 29th
Sunday September 3rd

Sunday May 28th
Sunday June 25th
Sunday July 23rd
Sunday August 27th

North Lancashire
Saturday May 27th
Saturday June 24th
Saturday July 22nd
Saturday August 26th
Please wear comfy clothing that is appropriate for the weather on the day of your flight.
The helicopter flights are weather dependent. If your booked flight has to be cancelled due to weather conditions, you will be able to reschedule for an alternative date.
Enquire About This Experience
Please complete all red fields.
share on twitter share on facebook

Question: How can I check the dates for the flights?
Answer: The 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience generally runs one weekend per month, between March to October. We are happy to check dates for you, on request.

Question: I would like some information on the 6 mile helicopter flight. It is for my grandson who is 6 and his dad, can they both go together?
Answer: Each flight can take up to six people on board, so as long as there are enough spaces, you will be able to take your helicopter tour in a group.

Question: What is minimum required age for the 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience?
Answer: The minimum age for the 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience is 5. Anyone under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Please complete all red fields.
    • 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience
    • 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience
    • 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience
    • 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience
    • 6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience
    Add to Cart

    Additional Participants (optional):

    Please Add to Cart to purchase a Gift Voucher For this experience. To make a reservation at the time of purchase call 0845 862 9911.
    New to Experience Days? See How it Works

    INSTANT email Vouchers