Thursday, 27 February 2014

Unique Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Forget the traditional gifts of flowers or chocolate and surprise a special Mum with a memorable helicopter flight this Mother’s Day.
The following helicopter gift experiences are available on Mothering Sunday (30th March):

Bespoke Helicopter Flight – The choice is yours. Simply tell us where Mum would love to see by air and we will put together a tailored package.

Pleasure Flight Experiences- See some of Shropshire’s most iconic historical monuments and scenic countryside from 2,000 feet.

'Fly & Pamper'-  Fly to a your chosen spa before indulging in some well-deserved 'me time' with Mum.

'Fly & Dine’ at a top hotel - Land in beautiful surroundings before enjoying a delicious 3 course menu with a bottle of bubbly.

If you’ve got plans on Mother’s Day, a range of Helitrip pleasure flight gift vouchers are also available for Mum to enjoy at a later date.

For more information or to make a booking, call Helitrip on 0800 012 1148 or email

Monday, 10 February 2014

February Half Term Fun with Helitrip

With February half term only a few days away, many will be hoping to find activities to keep the kids entertained for a few days.

If you’re looking for something a little out of the ordinary, why not charter a helicopter to the region’s top attractions?
Alton Towers Resort – The UK’s number on Theme Park opens for 2014 on 15th February. Begin your day by chartering a helicopter to Alton Towers Resort before enjoying a day of white-knuckle fun. Prices start from £620 + VAT for a family of 4.

GYG Karting – Don your overalls and enjoy some Go-Karting fun at the largest karting circuit in the North West. Prices start from £213 per person for an exhilarating helicopter flight followed by two karting sessions. Great fun for the whole family!

Commando Paintball – Quad trekking, paintballing, archery and clay pigeon shooting = an action packed day for kids of all ages! Shropshire’s top outdoor activity centre offers something for everyone and arriving by helicopter provides the perfect beginning to your day. Enjoy a return helicopter trip, 4 activities and lunch from £279 per person.
For further information to or make a booking, contact the Helitrip team on 0800 012 1148 or email

Friday, 7 February 2014

Helicopter Charter to the Grand National

The 3rd April 2014 begins one of the highlights of the horseracing calendar.  The Crabbies Grand National is the single biggest betting event in sport, with an incredible 600 million TV viewers across the globe and £500 million wagered on the day.

40 jockeys and horses will once again battle it out across the famous racecourse and negotiate the notorious 'Canal Turn', 'Valentine's' and 'Becher's Brook' fences to be named Aintree champion.

Embrace the style and glamour of Ladies Day or begin a memorable Race Day experience by chartering a helicopter to Aintree Racecourse before enjoying delicious cuisine and hospitality in one of its nine restaurants.

For more information, contact Helitrip on 0800 012 1148 or email

Thursday, 6 February 2014

Helicopter Charter to Royal Ascot 2014

Helitrip is delighted to announce it will be providing helicopter charter services to Ascot Racecourse from Coworth Park Hotel during Royal Ascot 2014,  providing race-goers with the ultimate in Royal Ascot luxury.

Your Royal Ascot Helicopter Hospitality Package begins at Dorchester Collection’s exclusive Country House Hotel & Spa, Coworth Park, for a delicious Champagne breakfast on the terrace of The Barn Restaurant.

Helitrip will then take you by helicopter to Ascot Racecourse where you will enjoy a day of world class racing and Michelin starred cuisine prepared by Atul Kochhar in exclusive Panoramic Restaurant.

With spectacular views of the racetrack and access to the Royal Enclosure, The Panoramic Restaurant is the perfect place to soak up the glamour, pageantry and excitement of Royal Ascot 2014.

Following a day of unparalleled hospitality at Royal Ascot, you will be flown back to Coworth Park by helicopter where you can continue to enjoy the luxury of this Country House Hotel & Spa.

For full details of the Royal Ascot Helicopter Hospitality Package, visit the Helitrip website or call 0800 012 1148.