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Address: 85 Lagoon Drive, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Phone Number: (808) 836-6273
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: A twist on typical flight-seeing tours, Island Seaplane Service takes off...
A twist on typical flight-seeing tours, Island Seaplane Service takes off from the water in Keehi Lagoon near the Honolulu International Airport. Depending on the plan you pick, you’ll have a window seat to soak in views of Honolulu Harbor, Waikiki Beach, Diamond Head, Koko Head Crater, Hanauma Bay, Sealife Park, the Pali Pass and the Arizona Memorial.
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$165*
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Honolulu 30-Minute Seaplane Flight
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$300*
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1-Hour Seaplane Adventure from Honolulu

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My boyfriend and I flew with a Beaver seaplane and I must say it was an amazing experience. Our pilot was great, the takeoff and landing went smoothly, he gave us a tour of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Panama City, Panama

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

My boyfriend and I flew with a Beaver seaplane and I must say it was an amazing experience. Our pilot was great, the takeoff and landing went smoothly, he gave us a tour of the whole island and even gave us an extra 15 minutes! The views are incredible as you get a birds eye view of Pearl Harbor, Diamond... More 

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Victoria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

From start to finish this was fantastic. Pick up from our Hotel was on time and we picked up one other couple on the way. We were given a history on the pilot ( Debbie's husband) and a commentary on sites we would see. There were only 4 of us on this half hour flight. The weather was perfect and... More 

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south texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Five stars and highly recommended tour. If there is a must see on Oahu, this is it. This vintage seaplane, 1954 model, is a fantastic way to get the bird's eye view of Oahu. We flew the tour our first full day on the island. We had earphones and were able to get the narration done by the pilot as... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This flight included a prompt courtesy pick up at the hotel. As others, we took the Island Sea Plane flight on our last few days in Oahu. The weather was spectacular (as usual) and our one hour flight covered Honolulu, Wakaiki, Diamond Head, Koka head, Waimanalo Beach, up the east coast, and the Polynesian Cultural Center. The flight then follow... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This was a perfect way to end our stay in Oahu. We spent a week touring and visiting as much of Oahu as possible. We saved this as our final tour. We did the one hour tour of the island and it gave us the opportunity to see most of the sites we visited from a different vantage point. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This is something I would suggest anyone visiting Honolulu should do. Prompt friendly pick up from hotel. Amazing experience, knowledgable pilot who pointed out things of interest. Best of all was the view! Wow!! Waikiki, Diamond head crater, the coast and mountains then Pearl Harbour. Wow We did Pearl Harbor from the ground but this gave us a different perspective.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

What an exciting experience, very different from helicopter...our pilot Luke was very informative and friendly.. The plane service of this kind was firstly used in Alaska and transferred to Hawaii as tourist item for 20 years....

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Seaford, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

What an amazing experience! What an adrenaline rush to take off from the water! Pat and Debbie were marvelous. The trip was five stars all the way! Don't miss out on an adventure of a lifetime! It was everything we were looking for an more! First class operation all the way!

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

we did this flight and from the moment Debbie picked us up at our hotel till dropping us off at ala moana we had an absolute blast. pat the pilot was fantastic in telling us about the sights we were flying out and pointing our interesting things to us. was so fun sitting out on the water waiting to get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We took an hour flight around the island and it was fabulous! Everyone should use this service. You can't believe the views and the great guides.

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Address: 85 Lagoon Drive, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Phone Number: (808) 836-6273
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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