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Introductory flight in a plane in Saint-Laurent-Médoc (33)

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Saint-Laurent-Médoc (33)

  • 30 minutes
  • One person
  • From 16 years old

Come and learn to fly a plane thanks to a session accompanied by a professional pilot! From 20 minutes to 1 hour, you will learn the basics of piloting during an unforgettable moment flying over the Médoc region, its beaches, the Gironde estuary but also the largest fresh water lake in France!

You can cancel free of charge up to 7 days before the date of the activity.

Gift card valid for 12 months, free exchange

Activity description :

Change of scenery and go for a ride with your head in the clouds at the controls of a plane! In the pilot's seat and with an experienced co-pilot at your side, you will have the opportunity to take the controls for a few manoeuvres in the air! Enjoy a unique moment with a superb view of the Médoc.

Course of the activity :

  • You will be welcomed by a pilot instructor at the Saint-Laurent-Médoc airfield located halfway between Bordeaux and the Pointe de Grave! This will be the opportunity to get to know each other and to settle the administrative formalities.
  • You will then be given a briefing on the ground on the safety instructions to be followed on the tarmac and on board the aircraft. You will also have the right to a theoretical and practical briefing on aircraft piloting. Depending on the package, you will be able to take a flight on a simulator.
  • You will then be equipped with a headset that will allow you to communicate with your instructor during the flight.
  • You will then go on board to take off!
  • You will take the controls and learn the basic manoeuvres of flying an aircraft.
  • You will land on the airport tarmac, where you will have the opportunity to debrief with your instructor on the experience you have just had.
  • Afterwards, your instructor will give you your personalised certificate!

Do you want to please an aviation fan? Then don't hesitate and offer them this initiation to flying! It's an unforgettable experience to fly a plane for the very first time!

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Address: 29 Route de l'aérodrome, 33112 Saint-Laurent-Médoc

- 15 minutes from Hourtin via D205
- 15 minutes from Pauillac via D205
- 1h15 from Bordeaux via D1215

Know before you go

  • Activity available all year round, from sunrise to sunset.
  • Activity subject to weather conditions.


  • All necessary equipment


  • Comfortable clothing and sunglasses