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Harbour Air Seaplanes

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Address: Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2C6, Canada
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Come aboard for a scenic seaplane flight and experience an authentic west...

Come aboard for a scenic seaplane flight and experience an authentic west coast way of life! Out here, this is how we travel for work, for fun & sometimes just for the view! Join us for a tour or scheduled flight today and see BC the way we do. You've come all the way west, the only direction left to go is up!

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$95.92*
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Vancouver Seaplane Tour
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Vancouver to Victoria by Seaplane and Ferry
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Always an amazing journey on an amazing plane

Can't beat the Otter floatplane to Victoria. Amazing views the whole way - Particulalry as you fly over the Gulf Islands and down the Saanich peninsula.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Can't beat the Otter floatplane to Victoria. Amazing views the whole way - Particulalry as you fly over the Gulf Islands and down the Saanich peninsula.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Being fond of all types of planes, and having flown in a seaplane before, I was very much looking forward to our 35-minute trip from Vancouver to Victoria. However, my husband, not being fond of air travel anyway, and having never before flown in a small seaplane, was filled with trepidation. We walked to the seaplane terminal from our hotel,... More 

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Corte Madera, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For 3 solid hours after our flights, my wife, son and I kept saying how great the trip was and how much better than expected our flight was! In town for our sons birthday, we opted for the 20 minute classic tour expecting to get a few glimpses of he city from a unique perspective as well as the ability... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Such an easy, fun way to get from Victoria to Vancouver. It would have taken us 4+ hours by bus/ferry and instead we opted for this route. We walked from our hotel to the airport/dock, hoped on the plane and we were in Vancouver in 30 minutes. The service was so professional and they treated us kids like royalty. Everyone... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little airline. We had a very short stay here and we're pleased to be able to book an impromptu trip around the bay. Booking was simple, great waiting area and a fun flight. The door did come open while we were up but the issue was fixed promptly. They also sold great souvenir hoodies which have travelled with us... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth H, Thank you so much for your 5-star review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your Panorama Tour! It is such a fantastic way to see Vancouver and the surrounding area, so glad we were able to accommodate an impromptu tour! Thanks for sharing your hoodie and story! -Harbour Air TripAdvisor Team More 

Perth Western Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would have tyo be one of the highlights of our 25 day holiday to USA & Canada. Amazing sea plane experience showing the City & harbour area then off to the mountains for very close & fantastic views of the ski fields. Then back out towards Vancouver Island & ending with a very smooth landing back in Coal Harbour. Highly... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this review

Dear Shandy52, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are thrilled to be one of the highlights of your trip! We agree, the Panorama Tours are such a spectacular way to see the city and surrounding area. We think that taking off and landing on the water is something that everyone should experience! On behalf of... More 

North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such a fantastic way to see the BC coast. Fly to any of their destinations for a day or overnight tip and you wont regret it. An experience of a lifetime.

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this review

Dear Don B, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight with us. We completely agree, our flights are a spectacular way to see our beautiful BC Coast and we think taking off and landing on the water is something everyone should experience! On behalf of all of us, we... More 

Perth
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the sea plane trip over and can't fault harbour air in regards to all aspects. The planes are small as they are sea planes so if you are larger than average, this would be extremely uncomfortable for you. The flight over was picturess. We spent the day roaming the streets of Victoria before hopping on the ferry back.... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this review

Dear Kristine S, Thank you for your review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight to Victoria with Harbour Air. We agree, the flight is beautiful and offers a unique perspective on the cities of Vancouver and Victoria. What an experience to see the route both by air and by sea! On behalf of all of us, we hope... More 

Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Harbour Air Seaplanes, based in downtown Vancouver, operate a superbly professional service that is not to be missed if you are visiting the city. Even though my wife and I live here, we booked a one day trip by seaplane to Sechelt (on the Sunshine Coast) which included return air fare plus rental bikes for exploring Sechelt. This trip was... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this review

Dear david t, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are so thrilled you enjoyed your day trip to Sechelt and that our team's professionalism and friendly service is being recognized! We agree, the flights offer a spectacular view of our beautiful West Coast which is fantastic for visitors and locals alike! On behalf of all... More 

Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've taken 9 flights recently with Harbour Air and have been highly satisfied. All the terminal staff and pilots provide excellent customer service. A strong emphasis is placed on safety and the safety video is especially well done. Furthermore, flying by float plane on the BC Coast provides spectacular scenery.

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this review

Dear ErnieF47, Thank you very much for your 5-star review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your 9 recent flights with us! Safety is certainly our number 1 priority and it always a pleasure to hear our team's professionalism and customer service is being recognized. We completely agree, the flights offer a wonderful perspective on our beautiful coast! On behalf... More 

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