Experience the flight deck of a Boeing 737-800 - Fun Things to do in Limassol
For fun things to do in Limassol, why not experience a flight in a Boeing 737-800 cockpit! Experience how it feels to be a commercial pilot. You will learn how to use the flight controls and fly the simulator as the captain in charge under the guidance of the instructor. This is one of the top activities in Limassol - an unforgettable experience.
You will fly around the airport of your choice to enjoy the outside views, or complete a full city-to-city flight following real life procedures and protocols. Prepare to feel the heat – this is one of the most fun things to do in Limassol!
As soon as you step into the flight deck, you will be immersed in the accurate replica of instrumentation throughout, and the stunning scenery through the windows at the front. You will quickly forget that you are not in a real airplane. Your instructor will provide guidance and perform the supportive tasks, normally carried out by the first officer. You will taxi the airplane down the taxiway, turning onto the active runway. When cleared to takeoff, you will push the throttles forward, keep the plane on the runway, and gently pull back on the yoke as the aircraft leaves the ground.
Fun things to do in Limassol – An Experience of a Lifetime
This flight simulator is the first of its type in Cyprus. It is a near-exact replica of the real Boeing 737-800, build to 100% scale, with all the instrumentation featured. We also have a working intercom system for all cockpit occupants to be able speak to each other, and a radio system to communicate with air traffic control! You can find out more about the simulator here.
We also have two jump seats in the back of the flight deck also, so feel free to bring along two family members or friends to enjoy the adventure, for free! You can find out more about the adventure here. The flight simulator is suitable for all ages (except children under the age of 10 years)
With advanced blending software, the image is true and seamless all around you. Using the latest technology, the result is a very rich picture and perception of depth which you do not get with conventional curved screens on the market. The flight simulator has a 230-degree, wrap-around, curved screen for a highly immersive experience.
Book in now, start up the engines, and take to the skies like a real pilot.
* Live ATC available on selected flights only. Visit our Live ATC page more details.