Whether this helicopter ride has been presented to you for a special occasion or you have always wanted to view Blackpool and the famous Tower, the spectacular North West Fylde Coastline and surrounding villages, from the air, this is what your trip involves:
The 30 minute helicopter flight will depart from Huntley’s in Samlesbury.
You will initially fly over Preston North End Football Ground, before heading West over the Docklands area, following the River Ribble past BAEs Warton Airfield. You will enjoy a stunning bird’s-eye view of the Ribble Estuary and the popular seaside resorts of Lytham and St. Annes.
Following the Fylde Coastline the helicopter tracks over Blackpool International Airport and the hugely popular Pleasure Beach, the home of the UK’s largest roller-coaster at 213ft high, continuing along the Golden Mile towards the famous Blackpool Tower at over 500 feet tall and dating back to 1894.
Finally you will head away from the Fylde Coastline, over the expansive Lancashire countryside and ancient market towns of Garstang and St. Michaels, before landing back at Huntley’s.
Flying at a height of 1500 feet, you will enjoy panoramic views of the Lancashire coastline!
Please see the below table for more information regarding when we are next scheduled to fly from Huntley’s.