Gliding, Flying and Skydiving

Are you an adrenaline junkie? Do you seek the thrill of terrifying yet exhilarating experiences? You’re just in luck! Our lodges are situated just a stone’s throw away from some of the best adrenaline-fueled activities in Scotland! Read on to find out more about gliding, flying and skydiving in Fife.

Gliding, Flying and Skydiving in Fife


Glider plane against blue sky

Soar like a bird above Loch Leven and the surrounding landscape. Silent, peaceful and graceful – it’s quite unlike any other form of flying. The Scottish Gliding Centre near Kinross caters for all abilities. Trial flights start from £85 for around 20 minutes flying with an instructor, you can even choose to take the controls yourself in the two-seater aircraft, or sit back, relax and enjoy the flight!

Learn to Fly

Do you want to learn to fly? Would you prefer an engine? Just a short drive north to Dundee is Tayside Aviation at Dundee Airport. There are 18 aircraft available for training flights, 12 full time instructors and 3 examiners on site. If you decide to carry on past the taster sessions, Tayside Aviation offer training to become a Commercial Pilot. Did you know Dundee is Scotland’s sunniest city? Enjoying (mostly) good flying weather year round! 


If you want to fly without an aircraft, that’s possible too! Skydive St Andrews based at Fife Airport (near Glenrothes) offers tandem dives travelling at up to 120 mph for 30 seconds which promises to get your heart racing.

Book your break in Fife

Are you planning a holiday of gliding, flying and skydiving in Fife, Scotland? Of course, all the excitement can be terribly exhausting, so why not book into our beautiful luxury lodges to recover and relax? Visit our special offers to find out about booking accommodation.

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