One of the newest family attractions at Mall of America, will turn into a magical winter wonderland.Guests will help Santa Claus search for his missing elves during a thrilling multimedia flight across the United States and the North Pole. Some of them may even be able to catch a whiff of baking Mrs. Claus, they swoop down on its Gingerbread Factory.
The FlyOver America attraction is a flight simulation ride that takes you on a exciting aerial journey over some of America's most spectacular landscapes (from the Grand Canyon to the Statue of Liberty) using the advanced flight technology. Guests sit suspended with their legs dangling 10 to 25 feet above the ground in specialized ride vehicles, as they move in concert with the film. With the addition of special effects (scent, fog, wind), riders really feel like they are flying!
As part of this special holiday edition of FlyOver America, the ride's entrance has been transformed into a winter wonderland. Before even fastening seat belts, participants can start their holiday trip by mailing a letter to Santa.
Tickets for adults ages 13 and older are $16.95, while tickets for children under the ages of 12 are $12.95.