Take an enchanting tour of the incomparable historic and natural landmarks of Europe. To fly over its myriad resplendent locations is to journey into the past. Europe from Above is the story of wonders that have survived wars, revolutions, and the passage of time itself.
Europe From Above
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01: Switzerland: St. Moritz to Mont Blanc
We begin at St. Moritz, one of Switzerland's most luxurious resorts, before climbing up into the Alps, witnessing beautiful glaciers and impressive mountains such as the Eiger, the Matterhorn, and Mont Blanc.
02: Wales: Ruthin to Mount Snowdon
We start in the heart of North Wales, at the historic town of Ruthin. From the ruins of Denbigh Castle we fly along the beaches and resort towns of the north coast. At Conway Bay we fly southwest before heading towards the Menai Strait. The journey ends with a spectacular flight through the mountains and valleys of Snowdonia, finishing at the highest peak in Wales, Mount Snowdon.
03: Portugal: Linhares Castle to Lisbon
This journey begins towards the middle of Portugal at Linhares Castle, before heading southwest towards the beautiful city of Coimbra and its ancient university. From there we look at two spectacular monasteries at Batalha and Tomar before entering the River Tagus and our final destination, Lisbon, the capital of Portugal.
04: Germany: Bayreuth to Munich
This journey crosses part of Bavaria, the largest of Germany's 16 states. Flying over forests and farmlands we find Bayreuth, the home of Wagner's grand operas. We travel to historic Nuremberg, the city that witnessed both the rise and fall of the Nazis. Then it's east along one of the greatest waterways in the world, the Danube.
05: Scotland: Muirfield to Fingal’s Cave
This journey starts in the southeast of Scotland, at the oldest golf club in the world. From the capital city, Edinburgh, we follow the Forth river upstream to the historic Forth Bridge. Crossing the rugged islands and peninsulas of the Hebrides we end at a mystical sea cave that's inspired artists and writers for centuries.
06: Italy: Verona to Venice
This journey begins in northern Italy at Verona before heading east past vineyards and castles to the cultural jewel of Padua. From there it is east along the Brenta canal to the Venetian Lagoon and Venice which has stood for over 1,500 years. The journey ends at Vicenza, whose buildings in the city have influenced architecture around the world for centuries.
07: Spain: Seville to El Torcal Park
This journey begins at Seville, the capital of the Andalusia region. We then head south towards the coast and the ancient harbor city of Cadiz. From there it is east to the rocky peninsula of Gibraltar, before turning north up the Costa del Sol to the resort towns of Marbella and then Fuengirola. From there it’s just a short distance to the spectacular rock formations in the El Torcal Park.