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Harbour Air Seaplanes

Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2C6, Canada
+1 800-665-0212
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Vancouver Seaplane Tour
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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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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We flew with Harbour Air Seaplanes today. A very smooth professional set up. It was easy to book on line and was easy to book in this morning, remember to bring ID, I took my passport as I'm from the UK. The flight we took...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a fantastic smooth journey. Shorter check ins than in any traditional airport. Smooth check in, pleasant staff. We got to Vancouver Island quickly with great views. We bought the row A seats and my wife got to sit in the co pilots seat....More

Thank BobbyP14
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

During our BC vacation, we needed to get from Victoria to Vancouver and we were exited to discover that taking a seaplane was less expensive than renting a car and taking the ferry, and it saved us a half a day of travel time! We...More

Thank user651
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went on the 11:30am from Vancouver to Victoria. Prompt and friendly check in, excellent lounge facilities with rest rooms and complimentary tea/coffee. Very professional pilot, great views - a fabulous way to see the area and a must do. Return flight at 18:30 equally as...More

Thank Rita G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very friendly check-in downtown Vancouver. Great flight. Pilot and staff professionnal and nice. Wonderful experience for the entire family.

Thank A L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hands down, best way to travel to Whistler. Crew were polite and helpful. Views were spectacular. Seats were a little small but what do you expect on a sea plane? The flight was short enough it made no difference anyway. Children were made to feel...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We chose the Taste of the West Coast for our sea plane adventure. We were picked up at our hotel by a competent and entertaining driver who transported us to a marina in horseshoe bay. As we drove, he informed us about the area. Once...More

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We flew from Coal Harbour, Vancouver to Victoria, Vancouver Island. Great 30 minutes flight - there is a great waiting area before you board with coffee, etc. We enjoyed the novelty of a seaplane and the service was very good. The planes are noisy due...More

1  Thank Warsie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience to fly in a sea plane from victoria to vancouver. One journey in a lifetime to make for sure. Disappointed we were unable to fly to whistler due to low visibity caused by the smoke but we were transported onto a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit expensive but worth every cent! We took the tour flying over Vancouver on a beautiful day! We had amazing views of the city, harbor, and surrounding mountains! The pilot and grounds crew could not have been nicer or more pleasant!

1  Thank 787sully
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Sarah G
22 June 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Dear Sarah G, Thank you for your question. Absolutely! We have a beautiful lounge and outdoor patio where you may wait. Depending on which location you are flying from, we have different amenities available and you will be... More
8 June 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Hi 05kats, Thanks for your question. As mentioned by others, the location of the terminals are about 35-40 minutes apart so it would depend on which was closer to where you were staying. Although there are a few... More
25 April 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Dear RubyR1111, Thank you for your question. As mentioned by Brad S, we have 3 different aircraft and the seating configuration is slightly different in each. The seating in our Single and Twin Otters, offer 1 single... More