Venture to Lake Geneva on this unique flying experience where you'll have the opportunity to take over the controls and enjoy a light lunch at the Grand Geneva Spa and Resort!
Soar high above the beautiful Illinois countryside to Lake Geneva on this sightseeing flight where you'll even get to fly the plane!
After meeting your FAA Certified Flight Instructor and performing a pre-flight check of the aircraft, you'll climb into the Cessna 172 and get ready for take-off. Feel what it's like to fly when you take over the controls and head north to Wisconsin.
Take in the beautiful views below of Mundelein, Libertyville, Lincolnshire, the Chain of Lakes and city of Lake Geneva during the approximately 2-hour round trip flight. Land at the Grand Geneva Airport where you'll enjoy a beverage and light meal available for purchase at the Grand Geneva Spa and Resort before returning to Chicago.
Enjoy a scenic flight, near beautiful Lake Geneva and learn how to fly a plane all on this unique day trip!
April - October:
Daily - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Yes, the FAA Certified Flight Instructor will take-off and land the aircraft, but you will take control of the Cessna in the air and do most of the flying.
Food and Drinks will be available at the Grand Geneva Spa and Resort. It is not included in the price of this experience.
Yes, you may bring one guest as a passenger! Combined weight of the student and the passenger must not exceed 500 lbs.
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