Paris, the city of love is a destination on most people’s bucket lists. Therefore, it is visited quite often by a large number of people every year. However, they all do the same thing and take the same pictures and basically have the same vacation. In order to have an unforgettable experience when visiting France, you should do something totally unique while staying at our luxury boutique hotel in Paris 8.
One of the most unforgettable experienced that the city of Paris has to offer is a view from above. And no, we are not talking about the infamous Eiffel Tower, but rather a Helipass helicopter tour which will help you gain a unique perspective of the city’s most famous attractions from above. The entire tour lasts a total of 1 hour 30 minutes, part of which is a 25-minute helicopter ride. An experience that you are bound to remember for the rest of your life. So, how do you go about setting up this once in a lifetime trip and what does it entail? Let’s take a look.
Jump onto their website, choose an available date and time, pay and voila, your tour is booked. On the day of your tour, you are required to arrive 30 minutes before the flight at the Paris heliport. Additionally, you are also required to bring some proof of identity before the flight. A key point to note is that weather conditions play a vital role and are often the deciding factor in whether it is safe to fly or not.
Hop aboard the 6 passenger Airbus H135 helicopter and start your spectacular journey in the sky. The first 15 minutes of the flight allows you to catch some breathtaking views of the Parc des Princes, the top of Château de Versailles, and the Roi Soleil’s gardens. After the first 15 minutes, the chopper lands at the Saint-Cyr l’École aerodrome for a period of one hour. During this time, the pilot will brief you on the skills required to operate a helicopter, offer drinks as well as a VR headset to see tours of other destinations they offer.
In addition, this is the perfect time to take some amazing pictures in front of the helicopter to show friends and family when you return home. You can also ask questions and share your passion for flying with the pilot.
Climb aboard the helicopter once again for the remaining 10 minutes of the tour which is spent in flight. On this last leg, you are able to experience the stunning views of the Seine, bridges of the Seine, and the world-renowned Eiffel Tower. Capture these amazing attractions at angles that most tourists are not able to get and be the envy of photographers and travelers.
Upon landing at the Paris helipad, you will receive a flight certificate from Helipass. This certificate will serve as a keepsake and make for a conversation piece for years to come. Additionally, there is also an option to purchase an A/R video of the flight.
In brief, the Helipass helicopter tour coupled with your stay at our luxury hotel in Paris 8th district will make your vacation unforgettable. Abuzz with your new perspective and appreciation for the attractions, return to the hotel, and enjoy a meal at the hotel bar on Haussmann boulevard, Paris. Here, you and others on the tour can relive the moments that took your breath away.