The Gyrocopter Experience

Direct Enquiry and Booking Hotline: +44 (0)7411 747 272


Welcome to The Gyrocopter Experience - Algarve, Portugal
Gyrocopter Pilot Training to UK PPL(G) Standard - To book: - Call Kevin Whitehead on +44(0)7411 747272. (Kevin is currently standing in for Kevin Robinson in his absence)

The Algarve offers 300 days of sunshine a year.

What better place and weather to train or to continue and complement your current training than here. The option of combining a few hours a day flying with a family holiday should be considered to allow the trainee pilot to fly in the morning or afternoon whilst still enjoying quality with family and friends.

Your instructor and examiner Kevin Robinson can also offer ground school training and examination towards the ground school subjects required for the gaining of a licence.


Lagos has accommodation to suit all budgets and we recommend as one of the best sites for finding your ideal location. We recommend you contact us prior to booking and we will confirm its accessibility to the Airfield.

We can arrange Airport transfers for €50 each way. This often removes the need to hire a car for the week.


Faro airport is serviced by numerous low-cost airlines and with reasonably priced accommodation makes this option no more expensive than certain venues within the UK.

Introductory Flights

Introductory Air Experience flights are available. The best way to see the Algarve whilst gaining an understanding of these amazing Aircraft. A full briefing will be followed by a flight.

Prices: - 15min €75.00 30 min €125.00 60min €200.00

How it works!

If you would like to buy someone a gift of a flight, buying a Gyrocopter Experience Giftpack with flight voucher is the easiest way to proceed. The person receiving the gift can then book a specific time and date at a later stage. If you already have a voucher and would like to book a time and a date Redeem your voucher here

Alternatively if you want to book a date and time now then you can Book Direct Here. Go on...treat wont regret it!

Gyrocopter Pilot Training

The school primarily offers full time training Monday to Friday All training is carried in accordance with CAA regulations and allows training towards your UK Pilots licence gyroplanes. Students should anticipate completing a minimum of 10 hours per week.

Price per instructional hour is £149.00

Kevin has recently qualified as an FIC, Flying Instructor course. This means existing pilots can now train for there Instructor ratings in Sunny Portugal. Please e mail for costs and details.

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