By Olivia Salmonese
Learn how to fly with this Local Deal for a 45-minute, hands-on private flying lesson with an FAA-certified instructor from Riverside Flight Academy.
Why we love it
- Past Travelzoo visitors called it "fantastic" and "a great experience"
- Get scenic views of Lake Elsinore and Canyon Lake from the pilot's seat
- Take control and guide the plane through the California sky
Oct. 14, 2013 - March 9, 2014
Riverside Flight Academy
6651 Gemende Drive
Riverside, CA 92504
- For $69 (reg. $149), get a one-hour flight experience
15 minutes of ground training that introduces the aircraft’s parts and the basic tenets of flying
45-minute flight lesson
Depart from Riverside Municipal Airport and fly south in a Cessna aircraft over Lake Mathews before heading east to fly over Lake Elsinore and Canyon Lake
Students can take the controls and practice steering and navigation during the flight
The fine print
Reservations are required. Not valid on major holidays and holiday weekends. A 24-hour cancellation policy applies. Not valid on major holidays or holiday weekends. Must be at least 15 or older. Weight limit is 250 lbs. per person per flight. Flight times subject to availability and weather permitting. Limit one voucher purchase per person; one additional may be purchased as a gift.
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