Take an aerial tour of Snowdonia in North Wales, and see some of the area's most beautiful natural features from an R44 helicopter!
- Betws y Coed (Snowdonia)
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
Take a sky-high sightseeing tour of Snowdonia, with this
incredible 'Giants and Waterfalls' helicopter flight tour. This 15
minute pleasure flight gives you or a lucky loved one the chance to
see Snowdonia's outstanding natural beauty from the most wonderful
You will climb aboard a fantastic Bell 206 Jet Ranger helicopter, ready for the most exhilarating sightseeing experience you could imagine! Enjoy the marvellous feeling of vertical take-off as your experienced pilot and tour guide takes you up in to the skies and around Snowdnia. From Betws y Coed, you will fly over the Capel Garmon Neolithic Burial Site. You'll then head for the beautiful Fairy Glen gorge before passing over over Conwy Falls. See if you can spot the ladders on the falls that help the salmon swim upriver, before you move on to Dolwyddelan where you can see it's ancient castle. You'll then fly north towards Capel Curig, a natural muse for Welsh artists and a favored walking and hiking spot due to it's natural beauty. Heading back to the Conwy River, you'll pass over Llanrwst, home to Ifan Groch. Legend has it that the giant used to sit here and bathe his feet in the river below! Before landing back safely at Betws Y Coed, you'll pass over the gorgeous Swallow Falls, the highest waterfall in Wales!
If you're looking for an unforgettable experience gift for someone, or you want to see Wales in a whole new way, this truly fascinating and fantastic helicopter tour is a perfect choice, and a great way to see some of Snowdonia's natural splendour from the sky!
The 'Giants and Waterfalls' helicopter tour of Snowdonia is usually available from April through to October, typically one or two days a month.
All bookings should be made in advance and are subject to availability
2017 dates (subject to availability):
Sat 12th August
Sat 22nd April
Sun 28th May
Sat 17th June
Sat 8th July
Sun 9th July
Sat 12th August
Sun 13th August
Sun 17th September
Sun 15th October
Sat 21st October
Maximum weight for the Snowdonia helicopter flight tour is 17 stone.
Children are able to take this experience providing they are sat in their own seat. Sitting on an adults lap is not permitted.
Experience Duration: 00:15
Time at Venue: 00:45
This is a 15 minute helicopter tour.
Participants: The 'Giants and Waterfalls' Snowdonia Helicopter Flight Tour is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: 4
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
The Giants and Waterfalls helicopter tour seats four people plus the pilot. The tour is not suitable for non-paying guests, however friends and family can come along to Bettws to watch your take-off and landing. Make sure they capture it on camera!
2017 flights will only be able to accommodate a total of 3 passengers.
Dress in something warm enough for the weather on the day of your Snowdonia helicopter flight, and don't forget your camera, as there will be plenty of photo and video opportunities!
The Snowdonia helicopter flight tour is a weather dependent experience. If adverse conditions cause your flight to be cancelled, you will be able to reschedule for an alternative date.
Enjoyed the flight very much. especially in such a lovely area and was well treated.
Very enjoyable experience - well managed. The heavy rain I believe prevented the initial plan of the route but the pilot was amiable and it all made for a very good time.
Yes, the helicopter has four seats (including the pilot) and so the experience can be booked for up to three people, it must be pre-discussed if you wish to go in the helicopter at the same time.
There is no strict age limit for the 'Giants and Waterfalls' Snowdonia Helicopter Flight Tour. Children must be sat in their own seat as sitting on an adults lap is not permitted.