Europe From Above Season 5

Europe From Above Season 5
©National Geographic

Premiere 14th June 21.00

This series of spectacular aerial journeys reveal Europe’s most remarkable regions as they’ve never been seen before. From record breaking Benelux engineering projects to a glittering Mediterranean Christmas in Malta and a puffin rescue project in the Nordic country of Iceland. This all access aerial documentary lays bare the traditions, innovations and engineering breakthroughs that continue to shape these great modern nations today.



Discover this season's new: 

Episode 1:  Mediterranean ┃ Premiere 14th June 21.00


An aerial tour of the Mediterranean that reveals iconic beach umbrellas, Croatia’s loneliest lighthouse, and Christmas celebrations in Malta.


Episode 2:  Benelux ┃ Premiere 21st June 21.00


Outstanding aerial journey across the Benelux region reveals the world’s biggest storm barrier, one of Europe’s busiest ports and a mesmerising giant flower carpet.



Episode 3:  Spanish Islands ┃ Premiere 28th June 21.00


A birds-eye view of the Canaries and Balearic Islands of Spain that showcases astonishing marine mammals, and unique vineyards. A gothic Cathedral welcomes a rare light phenomenon.



Episode 4:  Nordics ┃ Premiere 5th July 21.00


An aerial journey over the Nordic region reveals the world’s longest continuous staircase, a special Atlantic Puffin conservation effort and a festive kayak parade.



Episode 5:  Alps ┃ Premiere 12th July 21.00


An aerial view over the Alps region reveals a solar panel engineering feat, a hot air balloon festival and a flight alongside the Northern Bald Ibis.



Episode 6:  British Islands ┃ Premiere 19th July 21.00


Spectacular aerial views of the Islands of Great Britain reveal a picturesque beach airport, an oil rig recycling operation, and a dramatic Viking fire festival.