The Wharfedale Wander 2019-08-22T12:29:54+00:00

Helicopter Rides Yorkshire Dales – The Wharfedale Wander

Flight Dates

Flight Path - From Settle

Upper Wharfedale Valley; 20 mins via Airton, Flasby, Eastby, Bolton Abbey, Appletreewick, Burnsall and Rylstone. 30 mins Burnsall, Appletreewick, Bolton Abbey, Cracoe, Malham and Malham Tarn to Arncliffe, Littondale, Starbottom, Buckden, Kettlewell, Kilnsey, Threshfield and Grassington.
Flight Dates

  

20 Mins

£155Standard Seat
  • £235 Co-Pilot Seat

30 Mins

£205Standard Seat
  • £315 Co-Pilot Seat

20 Mins

£155Standard Seat
  • £235 Co-Pilot Seat

30 Mins

£205Standard Seat
  • £315 Co-Pilot Seat

The Wharfedale Wander helicopter flight is available from The Courtyard near Settle. The flight covers the familiar Yorkshire Dales National Park landscape of England’s most dramatic limestone cliffs and escarpments, picturesque villages and valleys with fields criss-crossed by dry-stone walls and barns dotted randomly. You will fly at an altitude of around 1500 feet, and enjoy unrivalled views of some of Yorkshire’s most spectacular scenery. Depending on the chosen flight you will see sights such as:

20 Minute Flight

The charming villages of Threshfield and Grassington which is at the heart of the Upper Wharfedale Valley.

The spectacular Kilnsey Crag watching over the fields below where the annual show is held.

The pretty village of Kettlewell now the location for the hit movie Calendar Girls and its well-known annual Scarecrow Festival. Starbottom and Buckden are reached before returning on a similar route back to Settle.

30 Minute Flight

Tracking from The Courtyard and routing via Malham and Malham Tarn to Arncliffe with spectacular views of Littondale, to the top of Upper Wharfedale, covering Buckden, Starbottom,  Kettlewell, Kilnsey, Threshfield, Grassington, Burnsall, Appletreewick and Bolton Abbey on return.