A fantastic chance to see the beauty of the Algarve coastline from the air. Scenic flights are a great experience and a great memory maker.
Algarve Coastline Flights
Algarve Scenic Flights are the perfect way to really appreciate the beauty and variety of the Algarve region of South Portugal. Join us at the airfield in Alvor for a preflight meeting before we take to the skies for a lifetime memory flight.
If you are in the Algarve and arrived here by plane then you will have some ideas of the beauty of the coastline from above with the spectacular turquoise waters, islands and long golden beaches. On arrival at Faro airport however you only catch a short glimpse of the wonders, with our scenic flights we can take you closer and give you a scenic flight tour of the area.
Scenic Flight for up to 3 people (passengers)
For these flights we use the Cessna 173 light aircraft which is perfect for the coastal flights and offers a great view for everybody. Below are listed some examples of the set schedule flights but again we can vary the time and the route to suit your tastes and budgets.
The Moors Route Scenic Flight
This flight is a 30 minute option and takes in some of the historical country side areas of the Algarve including the medieval castle of Silves the coastline area of Caroveiro and Praia da Rocha. This Flight option is the one quoted above at €195 for a maximum of three passengers.
The "Infante" Route Scenic Flight
This flight is a 45 minute option and treats you to an overview of the beautiful port town of Lagos en route to the western most point of the Algarve and the stunning wild coastline associated with it. We return inland via the Odiaxere Dam and the inland areas. This flight option costs €265 for a maximum of 3 passengers.
The Barlavento Route Scenic Flight
This is a 60 minute flight option that will give you an overview of the complete western Algarve region and highlights the sharp contrasts of the coastline, historic towns, perfectly manicured golf courses and the Forrest of the Monchique hills. This flight costs €297 for up to a maximum of 3 passengers.
The Sotavento Route Scenic Flight
This is a 75 minute flight option that gives you a great overview of the Eastern area of the Algarve in particular the natural beauty of the Ria Formosa wetlands and islands. the return route takes in historic towns such as Loulé and Silves. this flight Option costs €371 for a maximum of 3 passengers.
The Costa Vicentina Route Scenic Flight
This is a 90 minute flight option and targets the beauty of the West Coast which consists of miles of protected areas, endless beaches and rustic fishing villages. the return journey will take in the hills and forest of Monchique. This flight option costs €445 for a maximum of 3 passengers.
Whilst all of the above Scenic Flights are based on the Cessna 173 and can accommodate up to 3 passengers We have a range of options also available on the Cessna C120 which can accommodate groups of passengers up to 5. Please drop us an email to confirm availability and prices for the flights above in this category.
Scenic Flights in the Algarve are really the best way to experience the geography of this paradise in he South of Portugal. We can also help in other areas of Portugal or indeed we can arrange private flights for you to visit Funchal, take dinner in Cascais or visit Porto. These are totally bespoke and tailored to your tastes and dreams. the flights give you a perfect and unusual way to celebrate special occasions, birthdays, anniversaries or indeed propose marriage. This has been a huge hit in the past year as many people search for an original and romantic way to propose to the ones they love.