Explore beautiful Wales from the sky, with this exhilarating 15 minute 'Castles and Conflicts' Welsh Marches helicopter tour!
- Welshpool (Powys)
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
See the beauty of the historical Welsh Marches from the best
possible vantage point - a helicopter! This 15 minute Welsh Marches
helicopter tour will take you on an exhilarating aerial adventure,
giving you a whole new perspective on the glorious Welsh
The Welsh Marches helicopter tour takes off from Welshpool Airport, and from the moment he chopper makes it's vertical ascent, you'll understand why so many people have fought for ownership of this truly beautiful part of the UK. Your pilot is an expert in the area and will fill you in on some interesting historical tidbits about Dolforwyn Castle, 'LLywelyn the Last' and King Edward I. Then you'll head towards Montgomery, a historic county town full of charming Georgian architecture as well as a 13th century castle. Here, you'll see the famous ‘Robbers Grave’ in Montgomery town's church yard. From there you will fly towards Corndon and the undulating Shropshire Hills. This is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is as beautiful from the air as it is from the ground! Heading back towards Welshpool Airport, you'll pass over Offa's Dyke and Long Mountain, before making your celeb-style landing! This 15 minute helicopter tour will show you the Welsh countryside as you've never seen it before, combining the most fantastic of sightseeing tours with a totally exhilarating helicopter flying experience.
So if you're looking to by your Welsh friends or family a gift that they'll never forget, look no further than this 15 minute 'Castles and Conflicts' helicopter tour of the Welsh Marches!
You can book your Welsh Marches helicopter flight tour between March and October, usually one or two days per month.
Bookings must be made in advance and are subject to availability.
The 2017 dates are as follows:
Sun 2nd Apr,
Sat 27th May,
Sun 18th Jun,
Sat 15th July,
Sun 20th Aug,
Sat 23rd Sept,
Sun 22nd Oct.
The maximum weight limit for the Powys helicopter tour is 17 stone.
Experience Duration: 00:15
Time at Venue: 00:30
This is a 15 minute helicopter flight, but you should allow up to 30 minutes for the whole experience.
Participants: The 15 Min Welsh Marches 'Castles and Conflicts' Helicopter Tour is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: 4
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
The Welsh Marches tour can hold four people, plus the pilot.
Spectators can come along to Welshpool Airport to watch the beginning and end of your fabulous helicopter flight tour.
2017 flights will only be able to accommodate a total of 3 passengers.
You can wear what you like for the Welsh Marches helicopter flight!
We recommend dressing appropriately for the weather on the day of your experience.
Make sure you bring a camera along with you on the day, and snap plenty of pictures of the wonderful Welsh landscape below.
The Welsh Marches helicopter flight tour is a weather dependent experience.
If your helicopter flight has to be cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule for an alternative date.