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Hessen Extreme sports & adrenaline

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Frankfurt-Egelsbach: 1-Hour Airbus A320 Flight Simulator

1. Frankfurt-Egelsbach: 1-Hour Airbus A320 Flight Simulator

Enter the cockpit of an Airbus A320 Flight at Frankfurt-Egelsbach Airport to experience virtual flying. After a short pre-flight briefing before boarding, take the captain’s seat. The flight simulator at Frankfurt-Egelsbach Airport is particularly detailed. All instruments, functions, and sounds are like in a real airplane. Fly the plane from take-off to landing with assistance from your instructor. Choose to go through different emergencies and weather scenarios with a professional pilot helping you every step of the way. You can design your route and fly to any of the 24,000 airports worldwide. Invite up to 8 friends who will sit behind you in an actual passenger cabin and look over your shoulder as you embark on your virtual flight. Fun and realism are the priority of this flight simulation. Experience a unique 1-hour with your family, friends, acquaintances, and colleagues. 

Frankfurt Airport: Fraport Visitor Center Entry Ticket

2. Frankfurt Airport: Fraport Visitor Center Entry Ticket

Discover the interactive world of experience at the Frankfurt Airport. This exhibition invites visitors of all ages experience the world of aviation. Over the span of 1,300 square meters, almost 30 innovative exhibits present intriguing insights into the behind-the-scenes world of the Frankfurt airport and aviation. Put your skills to the test virtually directing an A320neo to its parking position. Ride the virtual roller coaster through the paths of the airport's baggage conveyor system. Experience the airport's Smart Windows where your can obtain real-time information about the planes on the tarmac. Check out "The Globe" exhibition, an interactive LCD wall that shows every flight around the world in real time. Lots of unique experiences and fascinating insights into the world of aviation are ready to be uncovered at this innovative visitor center.

Frankfurt: House Running in Sachsenhausen

3. Frankfurt: House Running in Sachsenhausen

Get a taste of adrenaline in Frankfurt by house running on a 100-meter high roof edge. Take in the city landscape and view over Sachsenhausen before heading, face down, on the facade of the building. Register for your run at the main counter, then grab your gear and take the lift to the top of the Leonardo Royal Hotel. Once on the roof, hear the music pumping and enjoy the magnificent view over Frankfurt for a brief moment. Then, get your edge and tip over the roof. Experience the wackiest walk of your life as you abseil down the side of the building, face first. Feel the thrill as you watch the ground come closer and you scale the impossible. It's definitely nice to know you're attached to a special construct, made specifically for your safety.

From Mühlheim: Sightseeing Helicopter Flight over Essen

4. From Mühlheim: Sightseeing Helicopter Flight over Essen

Experience the city of Essen and its surroundings from a bird's eye view during a scenic helicopter flight departing from Mühlheim. Feel the thrill of flying, discover key landmarks from a new perspective, and admire aerial views of North Rhine-Westphalia. Board your helicopter in Mühlheim and get ready for take-off. From the air, look out over the many coal plants and industrial sites on the Industrial Cultural Route, including the Zollverein Coal Mine Complex. Gaze at the Essen city center, Baldeneysee Haus Villa Hügel, and the Duisburg Harbor. Look out over Essen and beyond, and savor the freedom of flying. Be sure to snap great photos to share with family and friends, and to help you remember this unique experience.

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What people are saying about Hessen

The staff is very friendly and the visitor center itself is very educational and informative. It offers many interesting and diverse media opportunities to get to know the processes at the airport (VR, interactive collaboration, etc.). The staff at the visitor center are very competent and are always available to answer any questions.

Probably the best experience so far. Super uncomplicated handling, super friendly boys and girls on site.

Great care from a great team. An event that you absolutely have to experience. Thanks alot

It was a great experience with lots of fun. The team was super nice and professional.

Very good explanation by your staff I liked it very much