Edinburgh Helicopter Sightseeing Flight

  • Fly over Edinburgh onboard a helicopter tour of the city
  • Look down on historical landmarks, city buildings and large city parks
  • Fly 25 miles exploring the world beneath
  • Don't forget your camera!

Welcome on board this amazing helicopter scenic tour of Edinburgh. This helicopter sight seeing trip is an amazing flight on board a luxury helicopter.

Taking off from the helipad near Edinburgh Airport you’ll climb to 2000 ft where you will experience unparalleled views over the Scottish Capital City. Tracking into town you will witness Edinburgh past, present and future.Y ou’ll see the busy world below, with buildings, cars, people and trains almost as if it is a model city!

Many local landmarks will come into sight as you continue the flight including  Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace and the Scottish Parliament, before flying north to Calton Hill, The Salisbury Crags, Leith Docks and the Royal Yacht Britannia. 

For sports fans this tour also takes in Tynecastle stadium, Easter Road stadium and Murrayfield Rugby stadium. 

On the return leg you will also see sights further afield including the Forth Bridges and the Pentland Hills. Witness the city like you have never seen it before on board our helicopter city tour of Edinburgh. You’ll be in the air for around 15 minutes.

Whilst you admire the view below your pilot will point out the local landmarks. Don’t forget to take your camera, so you can you can re-live the experience with friends and family for years to come.

There is nothing quite like the sensation of flying in a modern helicopter exploring Scotland from above.

The helicopter

This flight is conducted onboard a Bell 206 Jet Ranger or Long Ranger aircraft. A stalwart of aviation, the 206 is known for its large panoramic windows , comfort and space onboard and stable flying.

£89

Available at 2 Locations

Departs from near South Queensferry

Participants

This voucher entitles one person to the flight

Experience Duration

Allow 1 hour for the experience, flight time is approximately 15 minutes

Weather

Requires favourable weather conditions. Participants are asked to call a weather line on the morning of their flight

Restrictions

Minimum age 6, Maximum weight 15 stone

Spectators

Welcome to wave you off from the helipad

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