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Up to 50% Off Scenic Glider Flight w/Monterey Bay Views

Sold out - This deal was published July 31, 2014 and sold out January 23, 2015.
Up to 50% Off Scenic Glider Flight w/Monterey Bay Views
By Amanda Retzer
Take in views of Monterey Bay, Aptos and Santa Cruz from the cockpit of a glider plane on a flight Travelzoo subscribers called "thrilling" and "a blast."

Why we love it

  • Subscribers give the experience a 99% positive rating
  • "They did everything to ensure we had a good time. And we did!" (past Travelzoo guest)
  • Reach heights of up to 4,500 feet
  • 100% safety record with more than 20 years in business


Thursday-Monday through Jan. 31, 2015


Bay Area Glider Rides
Hollister Municiple Airport
90 Skylane Drive #101
Hollister, CA 95023
(See Map)
Tel: 888-467-6276

What's included

  • $119 for the 25-minute Silver Hawk Ride for one (reg. $199) Reach heights of up to 4,500 feet where it's common to fly beside hawks and eagles
  • $150 for the 40-minute Mile-High Mountain Ride for one (reg. $299) -- a savings of 50%
  • Take your pick of two routes: choose the Diablo Mountain Range and San Luis Reservoir, or Gabilan Mountain Range and Mount Madonna
  • An experienced FAA-certified commercial pilot is behind the controls
Travelzoo Tip: You can bring along an extra passenger for the ride for an additional $45 (paid directly to the merchant).

The fine print

Valid Thursday-Monday during merchant's operating hours. Reservations required; subject to availability. Flight times are limited; please make reservations as far in advance as possible. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included. Please tip accordingly. 48-hour cancellation policy applies; voucher subject to forfeiture. Not valid for the Introductory Flight lesson. Valid for one person; contact merchant for info about additional riders. Combined passenger weight must not exceed 325 pounds. Limit one voucher redemption per individual. Riders under nine years old must be accompanied by a guardian.

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$119 Thursday-Monday through Jan. 31, 2015   $199
40% off
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Bay Area Glider Rides
99% Enjoyed Bay Area Glider Rides
99% (115 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on Jan. 23
Customer Service


M – F, 9am – 9pm ET

99% Enjoyed Bay Area Glider Rides
(115 ratings)
Quality of Service
Quality of Activity
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

Super fun experience and everyone was helpful and knowledgeable.

Aug 27, 2015 Debra CA, United States

Great flight, great nice people.Great experience. It was awesome.

Wished the waiting time was shorter.

Jul 27, 2015 Jim & Petra California, United States

Great people. Pilot Mike was very personable and did a spectacular flying job.

Flight times are weather dependent; allow extra time for any overcast to burn off.

Jul 12, 2015 jean CA, United States

A terrific experience!! Very professional pilot and crew. Would highly recommend.

May 17, 2015 William California, United States

Enjoyable ride. Very helpful and friendly staff made the whole experience very enjoyable.

May 17, 2015 Jatin CA, United States

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Hollister Municiple Airport, 90 Skylane Drive #101
Hollister, CA 95023
Tel: 888-467-6276

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