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This experience will last a total of approx. 1 hour. (We don't compromise on your time in the air. When comparing us with others, check the small print and the time actually spent in the air.)
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Leaving the airport towards Oxted you pass the stunning Surrey countryside on route to Kent. As you track the M25 eastwards the first Kentish town you come across is Westerham. Turning to the left, just north of Sevenoaks, in the distance you see the industrial area at the mouth of the Thames. To the left you pass Swanley and then move on to the Dartford area, the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge is quickly coming into view. You head out over the Thames and line up to cross diagonally over the Bridge at 1000 feet. After the thrill of the crossing you move on to the nearby Blue Water. This 350M UKP million development is widely considered to be Europe's finest shopping centre.
You then turn back to the Thames with Tilbury Docks on the north bank and Northfleet and Gravesend on the south. This is a very interesting heavily industrial area with ships, docks, factories and storage areas. As the river bends left you will see the huge defences of Coalhouse Fort, originally built in 1860 to protect us from a French invasion, it was our final river defence for London and the docks. On the south bank you see Cliffe Fort while on route to Canvey Island further north. Jutting out of the land like a thin line in the sea is Southend Pier. Built in 1830 it is the longest pleasure pier in the world being 1.33 miles long. From this spot look south towards your next destination Sheerness on the Isle of Sheppey.
As you approach Sheerness you will see thousands of new cars lined up on the dockside. Now turning towards the Medway Estuary you will find its two defences of Darnet and Hoo Forts. Notice the intricately patterned mud banks as the Medway and Thames ebb and flow. You are now flying over historic Chatham Dockyard, our naval dockyards since repelling The Spanish Armada to the recent Falklands Crisis.
Leaving the Medway you head south west towards Brand Hatch race circuit, home of the British Superbike Championship.
Maximum weight 17St (108Kg), please advise us if over 15St (95Kg).
Each voucher entitles
up to 3 people
to participate in this experience. The voucher is
transferable, which means that anyone can use it.
The voucher remains valid for bookings for 9 months from the date of purchase.
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Event takes place at
Redhill in Surrey
Surrey, Surrey, RH1 5JY.
From the M25 - Junction 6 (Godstone) Take the A25 West toward Redhill and Godstone. Continue on the A25 through Bletchingley and Nutfield, where you take a left turn opposite a school, next to a Bus Stop. The turning is signposted to South Nutfield and Redhill Aerodrome. Take the next right (after 20m). Follow this road for 1 mile to a staggered junction. Go straight over into Kings Mill Lane. Redhill Aerodrome is after ½ mile on the left.
From the M25 – Junction 8 (Reigate) Leave the M25 at Junction 8 and follow signs toward Reigate, then follow signs toward Gatwick Airport proceeding up a hill out of Reigate and then down a long hill toward traffic lights, with the Angel Pub on the left hand side.Turn left at these traffic lights and fork right at mini roundabout (Woodhatch Road). Then take a left turn marked E Surrey Hospital. At traffic lights go straight across. Go underneath railway bridge, then past hospital on LH side. Approx. 1 mile further on take left hand turn, signposted "Redhill Aerodrome".
3. From "Gatwick Airport" junction of the M23 Take the A23 northbound towards Redhill. Past Horley, straight on at the triangular roundabout with the Shell Garage. ½ mile past this take right turn towards Smallfield. Pass under railway bridge and take first left up Pickets Lane. After ¾ mile cross staggered junction. Over narrow bridge and take first right. After half a mile you will reach Redhill Aerodrome’s main Entrance.
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