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Island Seaplane Service

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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...more
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85 Lagoon Dr, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96819-1849
+1 808-836-6273
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

It was the most wonderful experience flying with Pat Magie, who is nice and humble about his achievements. He has flown accident free for decades and has the world record for the number of seaplane flying hours. Thank you Pat for this experience, Wish you...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Great air tour of the island! We went up the coast of Waikiki, around the edge, and then North a bit. Then we flew through a mountain range (spectacular!) and over Pearl Harbor...the highlight of the trip for sure. I would highly recommend doing a...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

My wife surprised my son ( age 7 ) and myself with booking a 1hr flight on the seaplane, it was a really neat experience and the views great, it's a older aircraft with its own charm, the down side of the flight was the...More

Thank Seb M
Reviewed January 15, 2017

These folks are super friendly and very professional. They have two planes. We went up in the 1956 model. They have to check with Air Traffic Control who told us to use Water Runway 4. We took off with a pilot and copilot. The pilot...More

Thank Ali10403
Reviewed August 16, 2016

I was born and raised in Honolulu and now that I live in New York City make an effort to visit family and friends back home twice a year. Each trip back I hunt for a new activity or experience and this sumer I booked...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed May 18, 2016

This is an amazing way to see the island, particularly if you have limited time. We saw beautiful inland country, pineapple plantations, wind farms and valleys and mountains as well as the coastline. There were the beaches and high rise development of Waikiki and Diamond...More

Thank Lianne R
Reviewed March 25, 2016

Took the one hour island tour and we were not disappointed. The plane is a well maintained gem from the 1950s, you really got the feeling of flying. The plane has also been flying in several Hollywood movies. The pilot gave of a great tour...More

Thank Mattias727
Reviewed January 30, 2016

We live on Oahu, and are always trying to find fun things to do with visiting family and friends. The tour takes you all the way around the island and the views are breathtaking. We saw a whale breech, and the pilot did a 360...More

1  Thank Alice S
Reviewed January 28, 2016

A very friendly group from Debbie in the office to John our young pilot. The bathrooms at the office were clean (I've been to a few copter operations that you hope the vehicle and bathrooms aren't maintained by the same person). The looked great from...More

1  Thank Tsaki
Reviewed October 25, 2015

From the moment we contacted Island Seaplane Services by phone, we knew we were in safe hands. The company is run and owned by Pat and Debbie Magie who have many thousands of hours flying seaplanes and running a very successful business enterprise. On the...More

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