Helicopter Rides Wigton

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30 Minute Helicopter Sightseeing Tour

  • 30 minute ride across the UK
  • Approx 60 mins with 30 mins flying time
  • Multiple UK venues
  • Available for up to 4 people

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£169.00
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25 Mile City Helicopter Tour

  • UK Helicopter Tour Experience
  • 25 mile ride
  • Up to 15 minutes flying
  • Safety briefing

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£129.00 £115.00
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12 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience

  • Amazing helicopter trip experience
  • 12 mile ride across the UK
  • Many locations
  • Available for up to 4 people

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£99.00 £69.00
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18 Mile Helicopter Flight

  • Thrilling Helicopter Trip Experience
  • 18 mile ride across the UK
  • Multiple UK venues
  • Available for up to 4 people

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£95.00 £89.00
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6 Mile Helicopter Flight Experience

  • Available for up to 4 people
  • Multiple UK venues
  • Glass of bubbly option

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£49.00 £44.00
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About Wigton

Wigton, a market town nestled in the heart of Cumbria, England, unveils its splendour and the intricate dance between its historical architecture and the encompassing lush landscapes of the Northern English countryside. As the helicopter blades begin to whirl, lifting off into the sky, the panoramic beauty of this town, rich in history and surrounded by natural beauty, comes into full view, offering a breath taking spectacle.

The first and most striking feature from this vantage point is the layout of Wigton itself, a testament to its evolution through centuries. The town's streets radiate outward from the central Market Place, a hub of activity and community life for generations. From above, the Market Place is a focal point, around which the life of the town revolves, marked by the iconic market cross and the elegant clock tower, symbols of Wigton's enduring community spirit and its historical significance as a market town.

As the helicopter hovers and moves, the dense pattern of terraced houses, characteristic of the town's residential architecture, unfolds. These homes, many of which date back to the Victorian era and earlier, are neatly aligned along the winding streets, their gardens and small courtyards hidden treasures from this altitude. The roofs create a mosaic of varying shades and textures, telling tales of the town's architectural heritage and the lives lived within these walls.

Beyond the immediate boundaries of the town, the agricultural heartland of Cumbria stretches into the distance. The farmland, a quilt of green fields, bordered by hedgerows and stone walls, showcases the rural economy that has sustained Wigton and its surrounding communities for centuries. From the air, the precision of the agricultural landscape, interspersed with occasional farmsteads and barns, highlights the deep connection between the town and its rural backdrop.

Wigton's strategic position, close to the Solway Firth and the backdrop of the Lake District's fells, becomes abundantly clear from this aerial journey. The natural beauty surrounding Wigton is breath taking, with the rolling hills, forests, and waterways painting a picture of tranquil beauty and wilderness. The contrast between the cultivated lands and the untamed natural beauty of the nearby national park underscores the unique charm of Wigton and its environs.

A notable feature from this perspective is the intricate network of roads and paths that weave through the town and stretch into the surrounding countryside, connecting Wigton to nearby villages, the coast, and further afield. These routes, like lifelines, illustrate the town's connectivity and its role as a nexus in the rural fabric of Cumbria.

Significant landmarks, such as the historical buildings housing the town's schools, libraries, and churches, stand out from above. Their distinctive architecture, set against the more uniform residential areas, speaks of the town's cultural and educational heritage. The churches, with their spires reaching towards the sky, are beacons of faith and community, visible markers of the town's spiritual life.

The helicopter ride also reveals the subtle blend of nature and recreation within the town's limits, with green spaces, parks, and playing fields offering respite and leisure to Wigton's residents. These areas, lush and inviting, are essential components of the town's landscape, contributing to the quality of life and the community's well-being.

Viewing Wigton from the air provides a unique narrative of this Cumbrian town, a blend of history, architecture, community, and natural beauty. It's a perspective that captures the essence of Wigton, highlighting its role as a vibrant market town within the stunning landscape of Northern England. The aerial view not only showcases the physical beauty of Wigton and its surroundings but also evokes a deeper appreciation for its historical depth, cultural heritage, and the enduring bond between the town and the land. This perspective fosters a connection that transcends the visual, embedding the viewer into the heart and soul of Wigton and its landscape.

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