Scenic Flight over the Sierra Nevada & Alpujarra

Main characteristics Excursion: DA18330-5
Type  : panoramic flight with a small plane
Start Location : Granada Airport
Flying time  : 90 minutes
Number of persons 2 ( 3 on request)
Price : € 225 a person
Insurance included : civil responsibility insurance
Suitable for children  : only children with a length > 1m

This excursion is the most amazing way to see the highest tops of the Sierra Nevada. From the impressive Calahorra castle, at the North face of the mountains, to the astonishing landscapes of the Alpujarra. You will fly over almost every peak of more than 3.000 meters hight and of course see Granada and the Alhambra,

The Airplane

The Cessna 172 is the most popular plane in aviation history. Since its first aircraft in 1956, more than 43.000 units have been built. The plane for this excursion was made in 2003 and owns GPS, VOR and ILS equipments, as well as a Textron Lycoming IO-360-L2A 160 HP injection engine.

The noise level inside the cockpit allows us to mantain a conversation in a normal tone, In spite of that, we give you headsets for a higher level comfort. Every seat has it´s window, and the pilot performs the flight in order that everyone enjoys the same sightseeings. The planes fulfill all Civil Aviation Authorities standards and the pilots are high experienced in this kind of flights. This company is flying since 2005 and has flew more than 10.000 hours with no accidents.

Need to Know

  • Minimum 2 passengers, 3 on request
  • Every day of the year
  • Departure from Granada Airport.
  • Eat something before the flight
  • We recommend bringing your camera
  • Bring your ID card or passport in order to enter the airport
  • These flights are subject to a limited capacity by type of aircraft being the maximum weight of 110 kg per person and a minimum height of 1 m
  • Wear comfortable clothes.
  • The tour is subject to weather conditions

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The Route

  • Granada
  • Northside of the Sierra Nevada
  • Alquife Mines
  • Castle la Calahorra
  • Puerto de la Ragua
  • Las Alpujarras
  • Mulhacen
  • Pradollano