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U-Fly SkyTour of San Francisco and Golden Gate Bridge from San Carlos

From USD 457.95
Highlights
  • Fly a small aircraft over San Francisco
  • 50-minute flight accompanied by a professional pilot
  • 1 passenger
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U-Fly SkyTour of San Francisco and Golden Gate Bridge from San Carlos
From USD 457.95
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Overview
Take the wheel and fly a 2-seat Cessna or 4-seat Piper single-engine plane over San Francisco. On this 50-minute tour departing from San Carlos, bring one passenger and climb aboard the plane with a professional pilot supervising. Get views of the City by the Bay, including Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge from 1,500 feet (457m) in the clouds.
What to Expect
Head down to the San Carlos Airport, located just south of San Francisco proper, for your 50-minute flying adventure. 

Check in with the flight team and meet your pilot, then listen to a safety briefing and orientation on what to expect. Depending on the trip and availability, you'll fly in a Cessna or Piper aircraft. 

Climb aboard the plane, accompanied by your pilot and passenger, taxi and take off safely from the airstrip. Climb to approximately 1,500 feet (457 meters) and head west, arcing over the coastal town of Half Moon Bay on your way north toward the city. 

Fly over the towering skyscrapers in downtown San Francisco, the blue waters of the bay, the orange stretch of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island. Over your radio headsets, you'll hear flying instructions and commentary on the sights from your pilot. 

At the conclusion of your 50-minute flight, loop back to land safely at San Carlos Airport.
Reviews (8)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed 16 July 2018
Rip-off !!!

We drove from Sacramento to San Carlos for our experience, arrived early , had a great lunch at the airport, Less than i hour before scheduled flight we received a text of cancellation due to weather and told to reschedule. I tried to call many...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susan M
Reviewed 9 July 2018
Carefully Coordinated Aerial tour resulting in awesome views

Flybayarea took great care to coordinate with us to ensure the ride was during times when the fog was very minimal. This resulted in some very amazing views of the Golden Gate bridge and San Francisco downtown. The pilot answered all of our questions once...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bnagar9960
Reviewed 9 July 2018
Excellent ! Unforgettable Experience

Totally amazing! Our pilot is really kind and experienced. Safe under his control but he gave us enough room to maneuver the plane. The flight was planned pretty well so that we saw the sunset just before landing. Also spotted some firework because it's July...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ye W
Reviewed 21 June 2018
I thought I was a bird.

Humans have long wished to fly like birds. Well, this is as close as it gets, ladies and gentlemen. I was stunned to discover how much my awesome instructor Isaac let me actually fly the plane. Taxing down the runway, across the bay, over San...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gauchoboy
Reviewed 16 March 2018
Best. Thing. Ever.

So fantastic! An hour and a half with Isaac as our pilot, flying in a small plane above the whole Bay, the City, the Pacific side of the Peninsula, even Berkeley on a beautiful sunlit day. There’s nothing that can top it. My companion also...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Paigeturner2
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