Aerodium- Vertical Wind Tunnel and sightseeing in Sigulda
Have you heard anything about the tehnology of happiness? Well, here it is and it's waiting for you to try it out! One of the most popular pavilion in Shanghai world EXPO 2010, now is here, in Latvia and is offering these fantastic technologies. Overcome gravity to fly above the ground like a bird, get sensations you won't find enywhere else- just enjoy technology of happiness!
Price & Booking
Price: from 80 Eur per person*
- 5 minutes of flight (may be extended)
- Group leader
*Price is provided for the complete groups! To get quote for your group size click "+ Book This Tour"!
About this tour
Are you willing to fulfil a lifelong dream of all humankind – to soar like a bird in the air without
any assistance? Go to “Aerodium” then! It is a vertical wind tunnel that allows you to soar in
the air just like in a free fall, but you don’t need to jump with a parachute from an airplane in
After the fligt we will visit one of the most beuautiful cities of Latvia- Sigulda (also called as the "Switzerland of Vidzeme") and visit medieval castles and go sightseeing to the impressing Gauja valley (part of the Gauja National Park).
- What is Aerodium
In Aerodium – the first vertical wind tunnel in the Eastern Europe – you break away from
gravity and in the age of technologies allow your body to fly by itself!
An airborne person, not
any ropes or parachutes – that is FLYING
in the most direct meaning of the word. The strong
air flow in the wind tunnel allows you to lay on it and glide in the
air. By changing the position of
the body, the laws of aerodynamics will allow you to fly up, perform the most
movements, acrobatics, and feel unbelievable emotions. Aerodium – it
is a unique entertainment for those seeking new emotions, for companies of friends, families, corporate events, as well as
for training sessions of professional athletes.
cannot simply arrive
and fly? Yes, you can! In order to fly, you don’t need previous
experiences – you will be fully equiped and prepared for the flight.
- Who can fly?
Nearly everybody. If you are of good physical health, aged from 5 to 75 years, weighing from
20 to 100 kilograms, not taller than 2 metres, and dreaming of flying, then you are more than welcome to visit us, in order to get closer to achieving your dream.
- What happens first?
Before the flight, you will need to take a 30-minute preparation course, where you will be
trained and provided with
the necessary gear – the outfit, goggles, helmet, and gloves. Then, together with the
instructor, you will go to the
wind tunnel, where the created air flow with
the speed of nearly 200 km/h will lift you up in a
free flight. If necessary, the instructor will
provide you with constant support during the flight.
- What to wear?
For flying, you should wear light clothing, in which you feel comfortable and which allows
freedom of movement. It is a must that your footwear has a flexible sole, however it cannot be sandals or shoes with open toes, – the best would
be snugly fitting sports shoes.
- Aerodium Vertical Wind Tunnel
- Sigulda castle ruins and the new castle
- Goodman's cave and the surrounding area
The Gutmanala (Goodman's Cave) grotto is the most popular and vast cave in Latvia. It was formed in the course of 10,000 years by water gradually eroding sandstone. The grotto is a protected geological site and the oldest tourist attraction in Latvia. Gūtmaņala is 10 m high,
12 m wide and 18.8 m deep, and notable for inscriptions on its walls, the oldest of which date back to the years 1668 and 1677.
- Sightseeing of the Gauja valley
Accurate map of the journey
Skatit Aerodium lielaka karte
Vidzeme (Northern Latvia)