Oleron Island Helicopter Scenic Tour

Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours in France
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Tour description

Enjoy a getaway between sky, sea and earth.  Takeoff from the airport of St Pierre d'Oléron and fly over the marsh, where we once harvested the sel. Nowadays the marsh is a ripening pool for oyster farmers.

 Fly towards the  "Madame" Island entry of the Charente and the Isle of Aix. which faces the island of Oléron and the famous Fort Boyard. You will have the opportunity  to see up close and in detail this magnificent work created by Vauban  (Fort Boyard), at the price of long years of works.  Direction the northern tip of Oléron to catch the headlights of Antioch and Chassiron where one of the oldest lighthouse of France is still active to this day. Chassiron lighthouse and its outbuildings have been classified as historic monuments by order of 23 October 2012. The flight back will  allow you to see the west coast.

What's included

  • Airport taxes of 24.50€ per person
  • Professional pilot

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off