This scenic and exciting airplane trip of Niagara region is perfect for families, romantic dates, and fun outings with friends or family.
The 30-minute airplane trip will give you the opportunity to view Niagara region's popular landmarks such as the Sir Adam Beck Hydroelectric Complex, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Skylon Tower and more!
Booking is fast and easy. Simply click on the green "book this trip" button and reserve a flight date and time.
The airplane tour begins with takeoff from Niagara District Airport.
Fly over Welland Canal which connects Lake Ontario to Lake Erie. The Welland Canal enables ships to ascend and descend the Niagara Escarpment and bypass the Niagara Falls.
The airplane next flies over the Niagara River towards the American and Bridal Veil Falls, two of the waterfalls that form Niagara Falls. Both the waterfalls are on the US side. You can see Goat Island, which is between Bridal Veil Falls and Horseshoe Falls. You can also see Niagara Falls Observation Tower and Maid of the Mist boat docks on the US side.
Approximately 90% of the Niagara River flows over the Horseshoe Falls. It is the largest of the three waterfalls and gets its name because of its horseshoe shape. You can also view the upper Niagara River and Upper Niagara Rapids.
As the plane flies north, you will pass over the famous Rainbow Bridge on Niagara River. The bridge connects the cities of Niagara Falls, New York and Niagara Falls, Ontario. Downstream from Rainbow Bridge are the class 5 whitewater rapids in a very narrow part of the Niagara Gorge.
See the Niagara Whirlpool which formed around 4200 years ago due to erosion by the Niagara River.
Sir Adam Beck Hydroelectric Generating Stations and its reservoir are an impressive sight. The 750-acre reservoir takes upto 8 hours to fill up. The power plant supplies electricity to much of Southern Ontario.
View the historic Queenston Heights Park with its beautiful gardens and the Brock and Laura Secord monuments.
View this historic military fort that was the scene of several battles during the War of 1812. You will be flying over Niagara wine region, enjoy the view of acres of vineyards.
The plane lands back at Niagara District Airport at the end of your 30-minute airplane tour.
Come to Hangar 22 and staff will assist you.Do I need to bring anything?
Please dress appropriately for the weather and remember to bring a camera.
If you can fit on standard airplane seat, you can will be able to fit onto the airplane. There are no height restrictions.Can infants/children take this trip?
Yes, infants and children and ride on the airplane.Do I need a passport?
A passport is not necessary.How many people does the plane seat?
The airplane sits 3 people (everybody gets a window seat)How safe are small aircraft?
All airplanes are licensed by Transport Canada and subject to rigorous safety inspectionsDo you fly in the winter?
Yes, Fall and Winter in the Niagara Region is beautiful.What happens if there is bad weather and you cannot fly?
If your flight is cancelled due to bad weather we will reschedule when possible, if not we will provide a full reimbursement.What is your cancellation policy?
Other than weather or operator cancellations, if the trip is cancelled for any other reason NO REFUND will be issued.