The Peak District


An experience flight of approximately 1 hour 45 minutes to stretch your wings and head North to witness the breathtaking Peak District National Park from the air.

Circumvent East Midland’s airspace, departing North to the market town of Melton Mowbray and then over the National Water Sports Centre at Holm Pierpont as you pass Nottingham en-route to Matlock. After you pass Riber Castle you will follow the River Derwent to the stunning Chatsworth House before turning to pass the beautiful Headstone Viaduct at Monsal Head. Track South East next over Dales and Moors to Alton Towers theme park before passing the huge JCB factories and Uttoxeter Racecourse. Your final turn East will take you over the National Memorial Arboretum and Twycross Zoo before flying over the City of Leicester for views of the football and rugby stadiums, the parks and the racecourse.

Below is an example of the views you might see on this flight. Click or touch them for larger versions.

Allow 2 hours 15 minutes for this experience. Friends and family may take photos at the aircraft and then watch from the club cafe or balcony which have excellent views over the runways.

You can purchase this experience by clicking the link above. Please read our Terms & Conditions first. Once paid we will send you a voucher which you will receive within a few working days. When you have your voucher you can contact the club on 0116 259 2360 to book your flight. If you are in hurry, you can call and book as soon as your payment is confirmed.

Please note that weekends fill up quickly so a wait of 2-3 weeks is not unusual during busy times. Midweek availability is usually good. Please book early for a special occasion to avoid disappointment.

All flights depart from Leicester Airport where you will have full use of our club facilities during your experience including the bar & restaurant.

For more details please call, or email us via the contact details at the foot of the page.