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City of Edinburgh and Forth Bridges Helicopter Scenic Tour, Edinburgh

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  • This 30 minute scenic tour departs from Ingliston, Edinburgh
  • Fly over stunning landmarks including both Forth Bridges, Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Your pilot willl give you a friendly and informative commentary throughout the flight

Enjoy a bird's eye view on board a luxury helicopter and see for miles around; a truly spectacular way to view Scotland from above!

Hop aboard this flight to enjoy some of Scotland's famous landmarks, travelling at 2000 foot you'll see for miles around.  Departing from the helipad, you'll fly towards Edinburgh city where you will see Edinburgh Castle, down the Royal Mile to Holyrood Palace and over to the Crags and Arthurs Seat.  See the regimented streets and crescents of the New Town and compare these to the winding streets in the Old Town! Flying over Edinburgh's Shore area you'll spot the Royal Yacht Britannia, that's moored in the harbour.

Heading west along the coastline, you'll see spectacular views of the Victorian engineering phenomenon, the Forth Rail Bridge, opened in 1890 which still to this day, dominates the skyline.  Beside it you'll see the 1964 Forth Road Bridge, built to carry traffic from Edinburgh to the Kingdom of Fife, and you'll get the chance to spot the Queensferry Crossing as it's construction is well underway, with the completion due in 2017.

You'll also see the stunning 1701 Hopetoun House, set in 6500 acres of grounds including walled gardens and a large pond to the front, the best way to see this beautiful estate, is by air.

Duration

30 mins

Height Restriction

No minimum height

No maximum height

Wheelchair Friendly

No

Maximum Weight

127 kg

Weather Dependent

Outdoor - Yes

Customer Guarantee

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Spectators

This experience is suitable for spectators

Animals Allowed

No Animals Allowed

Toilet facilities

Yes

Minimum Age

3

Important Information

Children under 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult
PLEASE CALL THIS NUMBER 1 HOUR BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED FLIGHT TO CONFIRM THERE ARE NO IMPORTANT CHANGES: 07752 682 350. PLEASE ARRIVE 20 MINS BEFORE YOUR FLIGHT.
Look out for the Purple portacabin opposite the Hilton Hotel

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About the provider

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Gift Experience Scotland, Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Highland Centre (Opposite Hilton Hotel),
Edinburgh,
EH28 8NB,
United Kingdom

Established in 2004, Gift Experience Scotland, they work with over 300 of the best experience providers in Scotland. They offer exclusive experiences such as Supercar Driving Days and Helicopter Tours, managed by their events team, making sure that your every requirement is fulfilled. After all, their company motto is ‘Amazing Experiences, Unforgettable Memories’!
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