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Open Cockpit Biplane Sightseeing Ride in San Diego - with unbiased reviews

Open Cockpit Biplane Sightseeing Ride in San Diego

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Take a thrilling ride over San Diego in a classic 1920s open cockpit biplane. Choose from a variety of itineraries covering the sparkling coastline, downtown San Diego or Coronado. While you — and up to one companion — enjoy unobstructed views from the front cockpit, your expert pilot flies the plane from the rear cockpit. This is an ideal way to celebrate a milestone or just inject a little novelty into your time in San Diego.
What to Expect
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Stop At: Del Mar City Beach, 1700 Coast Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2154

Stop At: Barnstorming Adventures, 3750 John J Montgomery Dr Suite D, San Diego, CA 92123-1753
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Important Information
  • Open cockpit biplane ride
  • Gratuities customary
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Some dexterity is required for boarding the aircraft
  • Maximum of 2 people per plane
  • Please note: If you would like a separate plane for each person, please make individual bookings for each party
  • Any 2 passengers on the same booking will share a plane
  • Maximum weight for all passengers combined is 400-430 lbs (180 kgs/28.5 stone)
  • Important: your reservation is not confirmed until you call to reconfirm your details with the local operator. Contact details are provided on your prepaid voucher
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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John L wrote a review Oct 2019
6 contributions
The staff is amazingly friendly, our trip was just on time, Bob is a great pilot departure, ride and landing super smooth... it was just the perfect combo between an amazing sunny SD day and great service. Highly recommended, even if you are a SD native. Makes you appreciate how
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Date of experience: October 2019
Vance P wrote a review Apr 2019
1 contribution
Everyone from office to pilot were amazing!!! Pilot did a great job of pointing out sights when we were on the flight. I will defiantly do this again!!
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Date of experience: April 2019
Eddie A wrote a review Sep 2016
18 contributions11 helpful votes
Passengers in front, pilot seated in the back. A lot of trust in a pilot and his plane when you first hear this engine start. It is NOT the sound you're used to hearing..but oh well, we came for a thrill, and thrill we received! From take-off it felt like the plane was barely
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Date of experience: July 2016
Lynnsey N wrote a review Sep 2014
43 contributions5 helpful votes
I can't say enough about how great this company is! I recently booked a tour for a 40 minute bi-plane flight over San Diego. After renting a car and driving to the facility, I was more than crushed to find out once I got there that the plane itself was having mechanical
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Date of experience: September 2014
Peter wrote a review May 2014
8 contributions6 helpful votes
Two of us took a break from a conference and went on a 30 minute biplane flight from Montgomery Field out to La Jolla, past mission beach and back. The views are fantastic and the whole experience, thanks to pilot Pete, was truly memorable. The whole team looked after us very
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Date of experience: April 2014
Key Details
  • Del Mar City Beach, Barnstorming Adventures
  • Duration: 50m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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