We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Highland Aviation

Unit 98 | Dalcross, Inverness IV2 7JB, Scotland
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Flight with friends

Wow! What an amazing experience, had a flight a few days ago with 2 friends in one of Highland... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LindySmith82
,
Bristol, United Kingdom
Disgusting mouthy rude pilot

Was bawled at by what appeared to be a South Africa pilot I maybe wrong but that seemed to b3 the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
hellen874
,
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Read all 31 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Highland Aviation Flying School - See the Highlands from the air. Looking for something to do in Inverness or just visiting the Highlands and want to see everything in a few hours? We offer flights over the Highlands and flight training for the private pilots licence with gift vouchers available from only £64.99. Highland Aviation are based at Inverness airport and operate 7 days a week from 9am until late. We operate light aircraft for up to 3 people on private flights. You get to take the controls and fly whilst taking in the most beautiful scenery the UK has to offer.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
LOCATION
Unit 98 | Dalcross, Inverness IV2 7JB, Scotland
Write a ReviewReviews (31)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"minute flight"
in 3 reviews
"gift voucher"
in 3 reviews
"birthday present"
in 3 reviews
"flying experience"
in 2 reviews
"beach landing"
in 2 reviews
"fantastic flight"
in 2 reviews
"fantastic scenery"
in 2 reviews
"loch ness"
in 9 reviews
"fort george"
in 2 reviews
"pilot"
in 11 reviews
"trial"
in 3 reviews
"lesson"
in 3 reviews
"terrain"
in 2 reviews
"isles"
in 2 reviews
"mountains"
in 2 reviews
"route"
in 4 reviews
"scotland"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Wow! What an amazing experience, had a flight a few days ago with 2 friends in one of Highland Aviation's 4 seat aircraft. I got to fly the whole flight although with dual controls and so Sam the instructor did help a bit. Saw lots...More

Thank LindySmith82
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was bawled at by what appeared to be a South Africa pilot I maybe wrong but that seemed to b3 the accent, very clearly lacks people skills and is exceptionally arrogant.....please Go back to where you can from if you can’t be bothered to talk...More

Thank hellen874
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 May 2018

A friendly welcome which set us up for a very relaxing flight over Inverness,Loch Ness,Easter Ross and Cromarty with a few passes over Dornoch . Great to see our fantastic scenery from the air, gives you a whole new dimension on where we live. Amazed...More

Thank sandy m
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Having been given a one hour trial lesson in a light aircraft as a gift I was looking forward to it immensely. On arrival at our designated time it was one hour later that I was invited to board the aircraft. Not such a problem...More

1  Thank Hamish F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
HighlandAviation, Manager at Highland Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Hamish, Whilst disappointed that you didn't enjoy your flight, we are very grateful for your feedback. We understand you have used a pseudonym, but from your description believe we have identified your flight booking. We can assure you that all complaints are taken very...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

My partner bought me an hour's lesson for when we were up in the Highlands for a holiday. Booking was very easy, and whilst the initial flight was cancelled due to fog we were advised in plenty of time and it was easy enough to...More

Thank Johnny S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My pals got me a 30 minute trial flight as a birthday present. It was so easy to phone and book the date. Easy to find and free parking too Friendly, professional pilot (James) introduced himself and settled us in the 4 seater cessna, everything...More

Thank Julie S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
highlandaviation, Manager at Highland Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your review Julie, so glad to hear you enjoyed your flight with us and hope to see you again soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I booked a flight for my husband's birthday as he had always wanted to fly. Turns out it was the best present I have ever bought! We had a fantastic time with the friendly, fun helpful team. Thanks to the Scottish weather we had a...More

Thank Emma M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Absolutely loved every minute - staff in office lovely both in person and on the phone, very helpful and pleasant :) Experienced pilot/tutor James is very thorough and professional and knew his onions :) He made the flight easy and great fun - flew over...More

Thank LochNessFlyingAce
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
highlandaviation, General Manager at Highland Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

It's a real pleasure to read positive feedback and really makes our day, so thank you too for leaving your comments. Great to hear you had a good time and we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 September 2017

My husband booked a 30 minute flight as a surprise Anniversary present for me. I have to admit when I realised what he has done I was really nervous. The staff were all lovely and once the paperwork was filled out off we went to...More

Thank Sue S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
highlandaviation, General Manager at Highland Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback Sue. So glad you enjoyed your flight and we all look forward to seeing you again next time!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 July 2017

While in Inverness for one day in July 2016, our teenage son thoroughly enjoyed a 2 hour flight over the mountains. He shortly thereafter obtained his Private Pilot's Licence and immediately asked to return to Highland Aviation to gain further experience over unfamiliar and challenging...More

Thank Janamann
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
highlandaviation, Manager at Highland Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you very much for your comprehensive review and I am so very pleased your son enjoyed the beach landing and mountain flying courses. We really hope you will return again soon for some more adventure flying with us!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 36 hotels in Inverness
Holiday Inn Express Inverness
900 reviews
.06 km away
Travelodge Inverness
232 reviews
.08 km away
Jurys Inn Inverness
328 reviews
.79 km away
Premier Inn Inverness East Hotel
536 reviews
1.07 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Howdens Garden Centre Restaurant
103 reviews
.12 km away
The Fluke
258 reviews
1.40 km away
Brewers Fayre Inshes Gate
473 reviews
1.01 km away
Thyme
37 reviews
1.54 km away
Nearby Attractions
Inverness VisitScotland iCentre
263 reviews
2.44 km away
Eastgate Shopping Centre
79 reviews
2.34 km away
Caledonian Stadium
5 reviews
2.47 km away
Falcon Square
24 reviews
2.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Highland Aviation staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;