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Fly With Us - Ultralight Tours

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We offer scenic flights in an open gyrocopter of 20 minutes, 30 minutes or 60 minutes departing from Sámara, Tamarindo, Nosara and Punta Islitas. Contact us for details. Description Tour Sámara: Taking off from our runway "Airpark Costa Rica...more
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Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
+506 8330 3923
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the highlight of our trip to Samara! If there was any hesitation over the cost of the Fly With Us Tour, it instantly went away as soon as we were up and away, and it was an amazing value. My 15-year-old son and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DaveNM0728
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 4 each took a 30 min flight. Amazing value for the money. So exciting to see Sámara from the air! It feels like riding a motorcycle in the sky. So thrilling yet feels very safe. On our trip, we saw crocodiles, sea...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DarrenA_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You hesitate to book because it seems expensive, dont hesitate one second, this is by far the best experience I ever had in vacation. So good that next time I'll be in Samara I will do it again. From the air you can see all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aleclerc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was one of the coolest experiences flying I have ever had. It was such an adrenaline rush! Apart from the breath taking views you also get to see turtles, manta rays, sharks, dolphins and also wales! The pilot makes you feel right at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cameron E
Reviewed August 4, 2018

The Gyrocopter flight with Jörg was an exceptional experience for all of us. A beautiful combination of aviation, nature and fun! Extraordinary in many ways: Thrilling, informational, exciting and breathtaking. Jörg is very knowledgeable, he knows everything about local nature and wildlfe - and he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Gantert I
Reviewed July 13, 2018

My wife said this was, "One of the Top 10 favorite things I've ever done!" And I burned up the airport wifi during our return trip learning how to become a GyroPlane pilot if that means anything. We saw crocodiles, sea turtles and rays during...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank thepearl
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Just loved the tour! Amazing experience, very nice pilot with a lot of flight experience, I felt very safe all the time and had an awesome view.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Janna L
Reviewed June 11, 2018

I booked the 20-minutes helicopter-tour with Ultralight Tours and it was sooo awesome. I could see the whole town of Samara and many beautiful beaches around it and so many animals. The pilot flew very safely and told me many interesting facts during the flight...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Hostel L
Reviewed May 29, 2018

What an experience!!! It is so different to see Costa Rica from an open air gyroplane. My flight really helped me appreciate the beauty of Costa Rica and the gorgeous shoreline. You get to see whales, dolphins, and tremendous scenery.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank CaribbeanDon
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend including a Gyrocopter flight in your itinerary if you are visiting the Guanacaste region Costa Rica. I had a fantastic experience with my pilot Guido out of Tamarindo! I am extremely uncomfortable with heights and I was really pushing my limits when...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Sandra M
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Yermalis L
May 21, 2016|
Response from uptobat | Reviewed this property |
We booked thru our lodging, Samara Palms, which we also recommend. They handled the details. But you could also use the Samara-Carillo Info Center who are also very helpful. They are listed as #1 under Samara "things to do... More
January 29, 2015|
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Response from Michele H | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in flying with us. We offer different scenic flights, all prices are based on a departure from our runway near Sámara: 20 min - 110 $ 30 min - 150 $ 60 min - 230 $ We hope to see you... More
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