Enjoy an exhilarating aeriel tour of Bolton, with this 15 minute helicopter flight tour over the city.
- Manchester (Greater Manchester)
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
Take a helicopter tour over Bolton, and get a whole new
perspective on the city! This 15 minute helicopter flight will take
you over some of the city's most famous sights and landmarks as
well as the surrounding countryside, while you enjoy the sheer
exhilaration of flying in a helicopter!
After an exciting vertical take-off, you'll fly over Chat Moss, just west of Manchester. This peat bog is estimated to be over 7000 years old, and a number of well-preserved bodies dating from the Iron Age have been found there over the years! You'll see the 'floating' Manchester to Liverpool railway built by George Stephenson as you make your way to Bolton. As you fly over the city, try and see if you can spot some familiar sights! One thing you'll surely recognise as you fly over it is the Reebok Stadium, home to Bolton Wanderers FC. Make sure to take a camera with you on this Bolton city helicopter tour; you'll get some fantastic shots of the city below. After you've flown over the football stadium you'll turn back, passing over Leigh and Atherton as you make your way back to Barton for a thrilling helicopter landing!
If you've always wanted to fly in a helicopter, or you're looking for a truly memorable gift for friends and family from Bolton, you can't go wrong with this fabulous fifteen minute helicopter tour of the city!
The Bolton helicopter flight tour is available to be booked between March and October, typically one or two days a month.
All bookings are subject to availability and should be made in advance.
The 2017 dates are as follows:
Sat 1st April,
Sun 7th May,
Sat 3rd Jun,
Sun 2nd Jul,
Sat 5th Aug,
Sun 10th Sept,
Sat 14th Oct.
Maximum weight limit for the Bolton helicopter tour is 17 stone.
Experience Duration: 00:15
Time at Venue: 00:45
The Bolton helicopter flight will last for approximately 15 minutes, however you should allow for about 30-45 minutes in total for the experience.
Participants: The 15 Minute Bolton Helicopter Tour is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: 4
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
The Bolton helicopter tour can seat four passengers, plus the pilot.
Family and friends are very welcome to come along to Barton Airport to watch your take-off and landing.
2017 flights will only be able to accommodate a total of 3 passengers.
You can wear whatever you want for the Bolton helicopter flight, but we recommend you dress appropriately for the weather on the day of your experience!
The helicopter tours of Bolton are weather dependent. If your helicopter flight is cancelled due to adverse conditions, you will be able to reschedule for a different date.