New Braunfels Municipal Airport - New Braunfels, TX
March - November:
Saturdays & Sundays 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Your adventure begins as you slip into a sleek sailplane for an experience you will remember forever.
- Soaring Society of America and FAA Certified instructor with over 4,700 hours of flight time
- Soar at 4,000 feet for 45-60 minutes; Just you, your pilot, and the gilder
- Enjoy stunning views of the magnificent Texas Hill Country
- Embrace the serenity of this peaceful form of flight as you float effortlessly thousands of feet above the ground
Soar in silence on a breathtaking flight and let your cares melt away as you experience the purest form of flying possible in a sailplane.
You'll start with a short briefing session so that you'll know what to expect before climbing aboard the glider with your expert instructor.
Next you'll take to the sky in a motor glider until you reach 4,000 feet. The motor will then be turned off and you'll be free to soar and circle lazily in the thermal currents!
You'll enjoy breathtaking views of Texas Hill Country below you and the sky around you. Unforgettable.
- Flight takes place in a motorglider. The motor is only used to reach altitude and then turned off so you can enjoy the peaceful motor-less flight.
- Price includes celebratory champagne toast and a digital picture
- Participants must be at least 13 years of age and weigh less than 245 pounds
Approximately 45-60 minutes of flight time.
1 per glider
Allowed, you can watch the glider take-off and land.
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions.
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance.
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 14 days prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider
Other Austin Gift Ideas:(View all 43 Austin experiences)
- Gift CertificatesFrom: $50.00
- Learn to FlyAvg Rating of: 5(9)From: $243
- Learn to Fly a HelicopterAvg Rating of: 5(1)From: $225
- Race a Ferrari 430 ScuderiaFrom: $498
- Race a Lamborghini SuperleggeraAvg Rating of: 5(2)From: $498
- Private Dinner Cruise (for 2+)Avg Rating of: 4-half(20)From: $211
- Indoor SkydivingAvg Rating of: 5(1)From: $64
- Zipline Canopy TourAvg Rating of: 5(1)From: $81
- Sunset Sailing CruiseAvg Rating of: 5(4)From: $325
- Scenic Glider RideFrom: $325
- All Austin Experiences