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Glider Rides in Tucson Arizona. Conveniently from Tucson Intl Airport. Our experienced pilot will take you or your friend high above the earth in our sleek self-launching glider. You will have an exciting soaring adventure, better than you ever...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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7081 S Plumer Ave, Tucson International Airport, Tucson, AZ 85756-6926
This attraction is at Tucson Intl Airport
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+1 609-613-8983
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an exhilarating adventure, an incredible experience soaring above the mountains with the hawks and looking down on the city from 10,000 feet. Phil is a flight instructor who instills confidence and creates a lively, fun event. He lets you fly the glider! The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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SoaringFlight, Pilot at SoaringFlight, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback. I look forward to the next adventure.

Reviewed May 27, 2018

I received this glider flight on a gift from a friend. I highly recommend to anyone wanting to get great views of the Tucson area from the seat of SoaringFlights powered glider! A unique experience that only they can provide. The views are amazing and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

In typical aviation, power is used to climb to high altitudes and travel long distances... The experience of being in a glider is a wonderfully different feeling - after a powered takeoff, you cruise around looking for the mountain waves and thermals like the birds...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Rachelle F
Reviewed May 3, 2018

I brought a friend there for his birthday in April. This was on his bucket list. He loved it so much he will go again!!!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank happyjoyfuljulie
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

I've flown with Phil on a number of occasions. His glider rides and tours of the Tuscon skies are always fun! Highly recommend him!

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Navigate761399
Reviewed March 10, 2018

I found SouringFlight while searching for an aerial tour of the Tucson area. I've been flying in small aircraft about half a dozen times over the past few months, but that did not prepare me for the beauty, serenity or calmness I experienced gliding over...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank woodwardjd
Reviewed February 3, 2018

My brother-in-law was given a glider flight as a gift. He loved it! The pilot, Phil, even let him take off. We went along to check it all out. The place is easily accessible and right near the Tucson airport. High;y recommended!

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Lois B
Reviewed January 9, 2018

My grandfather recently took me soaring and I had a great time! The views I was able to see were amazing! Definitely, go if you get the chance!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Owen B
Reviewed October 28, 2017

If you are looking for a great experience I recommend this adventure. Great glider pilot and terrific one-of-a kind views

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank higleyairforce90
Reviewed April 30, 2017

I don't usually write reviews but this was totally worth it! We took off out of TIA and 10 minutes later we were gliding over Mt Lemmon at 10 thousand feet! Phil was very knoledegable about the area and answered all of my questions. I...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Diana A
March 31, 2016|
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Typically $99 & we soar around Saguaro Park West.
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flowerlady32
January 7, 2016|
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$99 or $179. See soaringflight for details.
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