A special airport tour for those with special wishes
Would you like to peek behind the scenes at Frankfurt Airport during an exclusive tour, or are you searching for a special gift for a birthday or other occasion? If so, the Premium Tour for up to five persons is ideal!
You can customize your visit to the airport by booking additional modules (subject to availability) to supplement this one-hour tour of the airport apron.
A Unique Airport Tour
|Price||Per group of up to 5 persons||€199.00|
|Price||Per group of up to 5 persons||€49.00|
“Hot” Glimpses of the Airport Fire Department
You enter one of Frankfurt Airport’s four fire stations and are thoroughly acquainted with the unique tasks performed by a large airport’s fire department. Strict safety regulations require that the firefighters be able to reach any location on the airport premises within three minutes. An experienced fire protection expert explains how this is achieved at Frankfurt Airport despite its large size. Among other things, you get to experience an enormous Z8 XXL crash tender (a specialized fire engine designed for aircraft rescue and firefighting at airports).
Berlin Airlift Monument
||Per group up of to 5 persons||€69.00|
The monument to the Berlin Airlift at Frankfurt Airport recalls how aircrews of the Western Allies supplied West Berlin when it was blockaded by the Soviets after the end of World War II. It consists of an historic Douglas C-3 aircraft, popularly known as a “candy bomber”. Accompanied by a longtime employee of Lufthansa Technik who is thoroughly familiar with the plane’s details, you explore its cabin and cockpit on the trail of legendary pilot Gail Halvorsen.
|Price||Per group of up to 5 persons||€99.00|
Be the Boss of the Apron
Sitting in a “follow-me” car, you literally look over the shoulder of an experienced aircraft marshaller while he does his job. These experts are responsible for monitoring and ensuring traffic and operational safety on airport runways and aprons. This module gives you a chance to witness up close an aircraft being guided or towed to its parking position. You directly experience airport operations where no other visitors are allowed to go.
Postal Distribution Center
|Price||Per group of up to 5 persons||€45.00|
The International Postal Center at Frankfurt Airport is Germany’s gateway to the world for all international letters, packages and parcels that arrive or leave by air. Each day up to 190 tonnes of post can be dispatched to 266 different destinations around the globe.
Experience the complexity of the processes involved in sorting letters and packages and get a close look at the enormous machines used for this. You learn about the many steps involved in routing and delivering a love letter, picture postcard or merchandise purchased online to your home. In this module you are also acquainted with how the rapidly growing
|Price||Per group of up to 5 persons||€129.00|
Up, Up and Away
Have you ever dreamed of being a commercial pilot and controlling a passenger jet while it takes off, cruises and lands? If so, you’ll love taking a seat in the cockpit of a realistic replica of a Boeing 737-800.
Guided by a professional pilot, first you plan your personal flight. After learning the basics of flying and operating the simulator, you then take the controls and assume responsibility for all of a plane’s sophisticated technology and electronics. This module is run by our partner JOFFI GmbH.
Details on the Premium Tour
- Bookings must be made in advance.
- The supplementary modules may only be booked together with the basic module.
- The minimum age is 16; all participants must carry a valid ID.
- All offers subject to availability, maximum of five participants per tour.
- Payment by invoice only.
- This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users.
- Up to five hours of parking at the airport are included.
- Departure times are subject to change at short notice.
- Sturdy shoes are required for some modules.
Phone: +49 (0)69 690-70291
Fax: +49 (0)69 690-53341
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