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Glide Omarama

Omarama, New Zealand
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About Glide Omarama
Soar like an Eagle through the Mountains! Trial Flights are 30 minutes, 1 hour or 2 hours long. For the Ultimate Experience you can fly for a whole day! No previous experience is required. Book Online. GlideOmarama.com For nearly 30 years, as well as Trial Flights, we have introduced thousands of new-comers and pilots from all over the world to the art of Mountain Soaring through the Southern Alps of New Zealand, in exotic high performance sailplanes. Try our Learn to Fly courses and become a glider pilot! It's a mind-blowing experience!
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Garry wrote a review May 2020
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Only able to do the Valley Explorer flight due to the lack of thermals but what a great experiance. Grahem was the pilot & kept me well informed.Took over the controls for 10 minutes.So guiet we were talking at a normal conversation level. Just do it now before the fun police
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Date of experience: May 2020
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blueskytravellers wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia34 contributions22 helpful votes
I had an awesome introductory flight with my pilot Milan, enjoying amazing views over lakes and snow capped mountains. We glided close to the mountains and the experience was made even more impressive by seeing my husband in another glider silently exploring the skies above
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Dallas T wrote a review Mar 2020
15 contributions9 helpful votes
I did the flight last Sunday afternoon with Milan. I had a great experience thanks Milan for the great flight. I even got to fly the glider for about 5 minutes that just topped it off. Highly recommend, the scenery was wonderful.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Jonathan wrote a review Feb 2020
Auckland, New Zealand26 contributions22 helpful votes
One of the best flight experience in my life. It was just surreal to be able to glide over the mountains & lakes surrounding Omarama. If you are lucky enough you'll be able to fly over to Mt.Cook & the Ahuriri Valley! The Crew at glide Omarama is fantastic, I flew with Bo and he
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Kiwiontour_50 wrote a review Feb 2020
Auckland Central, New Zealand179 contributions28 helpful votes
The scenery in and around Omarama is absolutely spectacular and Glide Omarama offer the opportunity to view it all from the air. With a range of opportunities they offer flights that take in the Southern Alps and I would highly recommend paying the extra for a longer flight
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Date of experience: February 2020
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