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Ever since I was small, I have loved watching planes take off and land. This is a free, scenic place to do it. A great view of the airport, and uptown as a backdrop is a little bonus. Open from 8:00am to 10:30pm.
Ok. Crazy people of charlotte and surrounding areas.
Regardless of what you may have heard.
YOU CAN NOT WATCH FIREWORKS FROM THIS LOCATION!
You are miles away from the areas and the displays are ALL hid behind trees!
Please, do not waste your time or...More
Awesome place to go and take kids. It’s totally free and you can bring a picnic with. My son love loves watching the planes take off and land. Something to do in Charlotte to break up the day. The overlook also has a view of...More
All ages were enjoying watching the planes take off and land. There was a constant stream of planes. Go in the evening when it is a little cooler. There are benches, but you might want to bring chairs.
This review is of the Charlotte Douglas airport.
I found an excellent view of Charlotte from Charlotte Douglas if you have time.
Proceed to either E wing, gates E18 or E19, or D wing, gates D12 or D13.
You will be facing due east, with...More
I just flew through the CTL airport and was very surprised to find attendants in the restrooms asking or at least expecting tips. I have never seen this in a US airport before. Anybody know what the reason for this is? It made me feel...More
The busiest and most crowded airport I’ve ever been in, and I was here twice in the past week. When do you see lines outside the men’s room ? Weather is not an issue. Needs total redo. This is The America Airlines section. I went...More
I recently took a trip to Florida from Seattle and had a layover at the Charlotte Airport. I don't usually write reviews about airports but I felt compelled to express how nice I found the people of the Charlotte Airport to be! I was only...More