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The Touraine country from above

The Touraine country, and all its châteaux from the air — take to the skies for an unforgettable experience!


Flights to discover the châteaux of the Loire from above... light aircraft, balloons and helicopters ... From 65 Euros / person

Light aircraft & microlight flights over the châteaux of the Loire!

Fly over the châteaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, and Chaumont, and take in all the sights of our beautiful region. 


If you've ever dreamed of becoming a pilot, now's your chance to take command of an Airbus A320 simulator

Who has never thought of becoming an airline pilot? Now it's possible with AviaSim!

AviaSim in Indre et Loire.

The simulation centre allows enthusiasts and those who are just curious to take control of an Airbus A320.

In a complex dedicated to aeronautics in the city of Tours, AviaSim has been offering, high-tech simulators since May 2014, placing you at the heart of the action. "With our qualified professionals, the hope is to immerse the audience in an ultra-realistic environment.” explains Thomas Gasser, founder of AviaSim.

The simulators are faithfully modelled cockpits, with 180° screens designed to be as close to the actual conditions of piloting as possible.

From 99 € / person - The perfect gift!


Balloon and helicopter flights

List of balloonists and other flight operators here

A feeling of majestic superiority, with breathtaking panoramas aboard our balloon flights over the châteaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, Chaumont and all the others along the Loire.

You will need about 3 hours free to participate in a balloon trip, setting up and filling the envelope, and then embarking on a one hour flight, followed by a wine tasting.

Departures at sunrise or sunset. Dress comfortably and without high heels.

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