St. Andre, Entrevous and Moustiers
Our flying holidays in this part of
France always prove to be extremely popular. Group sizes are small and
therefore early booking is recommended. These holidays operate on specific
dates between June and October. (The
school operates in Tenerife from November
Non-flyers are welcome to join us and
provided they have taken our insurance
and booked before departure , tandem flights can be provided by
British Tandem Champion and International Competition Pilot, Tony
Package will include all transport,
return flight to the UK. Based on two
are sharing per room in two star hotel. Coaching and site guidance is
provided at no extra charge.
Hotel Monge provides spacious and comfortable accommodation
and retaining its French
charm and character. The views across the valley are breathtaking. The
hotel is in the middle of the small village of St
André, just one hour from Nice
airport. Conveniently situated next to the main landing field it provides
the perfect base.
For the beginner
Vast open meadows provide perfect landing fields
and ground training . Once you are able to safely take off and
land, you will progress onto flights of up
to two thousand feet. After one week you should be a very
For the Improver and advanced pilot
Flights of 2 000’ are available on
the doorstep with plenty of thermal and cross-country potential for
the more advanced. .
How do you get there
We will arrange your out and return flights and connection to Nice
from a convenient UK airport. (see the
list on Booking Form below The prices quoted will include this.
What if it's not flyable?
There is plenty of history around the
area, and on the rare unflyable days we may go sight seeing. Entrevoux
is a drawbridge protected fortress that is quite old, although some of the
prison cells were constructed much more recently.
Moustiers, another of the many ancient towns, lots of interesting
things to do, like walking down from launch on the old roman road, eating
more food and drinking more wine. There's so much interesting history
here, that I won't even go into it, just visit sometime and experience it!
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