SUNSET TOUR

Available Year Round

Breathtaking Views of the Sonoran Desert

Catch a Glimpse of Desert Wildlife

The Sonoran Desert boasts some of the most spectacular sunsets in the world. Take flight and behold as the bright reds, oranges, and yellows dance across the sky!

WHAT YOU MIGHT SEE

Saguaro Cacti

Camelback Mountain

Downtown City Skyline

Desert Deer

Paradise Valley

Salt River Fields

Javelinas

Piestewa Peak

Mesquite Trees

Sonoran Desert

Talking Stick Resort

Ocotillos

Tempe Town Lake

And, of course, breathtaking sunsets!

TOUR DETAILS


PRICE

40 minutes – $295


MEETING POINT

Scottsdale Airpark
7305 E. Greenway Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260


AVAILABILITY

Year round, 7 days a week

Western Sky is closed for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.


DEPARTURE TIME

Departure times subject to change based on sunset time on day of booking. Sunset times vary by season, approximate sunset is 7:45pm in summer and 5:15pm in winter


DURATION

40 minutes


GROUP SIZE

Min 2, Max 4

For larger groups, please contact us.

Single riders are eligible to fly if they purchase both seats.


WEIGHT LIMITS

  • Maximum single Seat: 300 pounds
  • Combined weight of all passengers: 800 pounds

WHAT TO BRING

  • Comfortable clothing and shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

INCLUDED

Complimentary water, soft drinks, and snacks at the facility


NOT INCLUDED

Gratuity

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ITINERARY

Let the Sunset Take Your Breath Away

First, you will arrive at the Scottsdale Airpark and receive a safety briefing from your FAA-certified pilot. From there, we take to the skies in the state-of-the-art Robinson R44, R66 helicopter! Here, you’ll have a chance to see the mountainous landscape in a whole new light. Behold as the sun sets over the Sonoran Desert, which boasts some of the most spectacular views in the world. You may also be able to spot some desert flora and fauna, including saguaro cacti, desert deer, javelinas, ocotillos, and mesquite trees.

Things to Know Before You Go
  • All passengers must arrive 15 minutes prior to flight for a safety briefing.
  • Each passenger must sign a waiver after the safety briefing.
  • All passengers under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.
  • All passengers aged 15 and under must be accompanied by at least one adult on their flight.
  • Maximum single guest weight limit 300 lbs, maximum combined weight limit of all passengers: 800 Lbs
Give Your Loved One an Unforgettable Experience

Want to give someone a unique experience? Purchase a gift certificate for one of our helicopter tours! They’re a perfect way to introduce your loved ones to the beauty of Arizona. The process is simple: buy a gift certificate for a specific flight length, and your recipient can later book their adventure online.

Soar in Our State-of-the-Art Aircraft

You will be flying in a Robinson R44 or R66. The R44’s aerodynamic fuselage optimizes airspeed and fuel economy. R66 helicopters are also high performing and reliable. Our aircraft features air conditioning, leather seats, and bubble windows for maximum visibility. With the best aircraft on the market, Western Sky guarantees a fun flying experience you won’t easily forget!

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