across the UK with
YOU in the cockpit!
This experience will last a total of approx. 15 minutes. (We don't compromise on your time in the air. When comparing us with others, check the small print and the time actually spent in the air.)
As you take off from Barton the skyline of Manchester will come into view, the second city of the UK and the world's first industrial city, it is characterised by its red brick buildings.
You will have a bird's eye view of some of its most famous landmarks. Old Trafford home to Manchester United and the largest foot ball ground in the UK. Nearby is Old Trafford Cricket Ground home of the Lancashire cricket club since 1864.
HM prison Manchester formerly Strangeways, is a grade II listed building which cost 170,000 UKP to build, its walls are rumoured to be 16ft thick. It was the scene of the fastest hanging in Britain in 1951, 7 seconds! Among some of its famous inmates are Ian Brady and David Dickinson!
It's then on to the City of Manchester stadium, built for the Commonwealth Games which Manchester hosted in 2002 and now home to Manchester City foot ball club, the richest club in the world.
Before heading back to Barton listen into the radio to hear the traffic at Manchester Airport, the busiest outside London.
Flights take place on certain weekends throughout the year afrom April until October and will be shared with up to 2 others. Max weight 17st. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Each voucher entitles
up to 2 people
to participate in this experience. The voucher is
transferable, which means that anyone can use it.
The voucher remains valid for bookings for 9 months from the date of purchase.
Please contact the operator using the details printed on your voucher to arrange a date for
We recommend that you purchase your voucher and make a booking for your event at least one month prior to your chosen date. This is particularly important for weekend events.
Event takes place at
Barton in Cheshire
Manchester M30 7SA.
There is currently 1 review of this experience. Write a review.
Very easy (to arrange), just chose the venue,chose the date and booked easily. Very easy to find. Facilities excellent.The staff were extremely friendly and very knowledgeable. Put you at ease immediately. Aircraft excellent and pilot briliant. Pointed out all landmarks and answered all questions.(I felt)very confident. Safety briefing given and nervous riders tension dispelled. A fantastic experience, would definately do it again, definately will be recommending. Took photos - will post them for you. Plenty of time to linger. Staff even took photos for us.(experiences4all) website very informative and staff very helpful when choosing.
Overall rating: Excellent
"I would like to thank you for providing the opportunity for us to book an experience flying lesson for my Dad for his birthday which he thoroughly enjoyed. We were extremely impressed with the efficency and professionalism of your service and would always use you again in the future and will recommend you to anyone who is interested in this kind of gift to give to someone."
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