In Lienz where AdventureAustria is based, there are plenty of flying activities to choose from. A sightseeing or pleasure flight in East Tyrol is an absolute must for any summer activity holiday and guaranteed to leave you with long lasting impressions….
Above the clouds, freedom has no limits…..the dream of flying in East Tyrol can become true!
With a diverse selection of flying possibilities – including gliders, light aircraft, helicopter, hand gliders or paragliding your dream is one step closer to being reality. Experience the fantastic alpine panorama, lush green fields, blue lakes and wild forests from a bird’s eye prospective.
For all non-motorised flying such as paragliding and hang gliding, East Tyrol excellent flying conditions due to stable thermal conditions from spring to until autumn.
A pleasure flight in a light aircraft or helicopter is possible all year round with an opportunity to take in a spectacular flight seeing sights such as the Grossglockner, the Drei Zinnen or Lake Weisensee. Pleasure flights can last anything from 45 minutes to over 5 hours depending on which round-trip you choose. With a small Cessna it is also possible to fly to Venice, Innsbruck, Graz, Salzburg and Vienna.
Nikolsdorf Airfield is located in the Drau Valley about 10 km east of Lienz and is one of the best starting points for sightseeing and pleasure flights along the Main Alpine Ridge (Glockner & Venediger Group) as well as the Lienzer Dolomites and Italian Dolomites.
The airfield is open daily from 9am to 6pm – weather conditions permitting.
Helicopter flights in Lienz
The Lienzer Dolomites offer a stunning backdrop for a very special sightseeing flight. What better way to experience the impressive mountain panorama than with a helicopter pleasure flight?
The Jet Ranger helicopter is equipped with comfortable leather seats and panoramic windows. Listening on headphones during your flight, you will pick up some interesting information from the pilot about the most beautiful places down below as well as a guide to the surrounding mountain peaks.
A helicopter pleasure flight over the East Tyrolean Mountains will offer a truly unforgettable holiday experience.
If you’d like to do a pleasure flight in this region of Austria, please contact us.
Pleasure flights in East Tyrol. Pleasure flights in East Tyrol are generally available all year round. Non-motorised flights such as paragliding are best enjoyed from the middle of May until the end of September. Minimum numbers, age, height and weight restrictions may apply to some flying activities. For more details and prices please contact us or complete our enquiry form.