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Lake Union Seaplane Flight From Seattle

  • 20-minute seaplane tour of Seattle
  • Soar above Seattle for aerial views of the downtown area, including the Space Needle and Elliott Bay
  • Snap photos from the window seat, and listen to narration about city landmarks
Lake Union Seaplane Flight From Seattle
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Fly over Seattle on an exhilarating 20-minute seaplane adventure. Lift off from Lake Union and get a stunning bird’s-eye view of Seattle, with beautiful Mt Rainier set as a backdrop in the distance. Get incredible views of the iconic Space Needle, the downtown skyline, the bustling Elliott Bay waterfront and more. You’ll hear a recorded commentary about the city during the flight. Land back on Lake Union to conclude the tour.
What to Expect
This Lake Union seaplane flight gives you a thrilling perspective on Seattle.

Begin on Lake Union in the heart of the city. After taking off in your seaplane, see Lake Union’s famous houseboat communities. Feel the freedom of soaring through the sky as the beautiful University of Washington campus comes into focus, along with magnificent lakeside and seaside estates. Fly over Seattle’s professional sports stadiums, Century Link Field and Safeco Field (homes to the Seahawks and Mariners, respectively) and the dramatic downtown skyline with the iconic Space Needle and Elliott Bay.

Finally, return to Lake Union for a water landing to cap off your tour.
Reviews (257)
1 - 5 of 218 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently flew Kenmore Airlines for the first time from Seattle to Friday Harbor R/T for the day. Time on the island would be limited, and this was my first seaplane experience. I'm very adventurous and was beyond excited to take my first ride. I...More

Thank joiacalderaro
Reviewed 22 August 2018
Spectacular views to Friday Harbor and exceptional convenience

We really wanted to visit San Juan Island to go kayaking during our trip to Seattle, but we were short on time. So we decided to fly Kenmore Air, and it was a great decision and an amazing experience. First and foremost, the scenery was...More

Thank Rich R
Reviewed 21 August 2018
Great Flight

Really unique experience! Ten passengers enjoying sort of a throw back flying experience that you can’t find too many places.

Thank BobbyG143
Reviewed 31 July 2018
Best way to commute to Victoria

We avoided the longboat ride by hopping on a seaplane. Great experience! Wife sat in the co-pilots seat. Highly recommend!

1  Thank TravelingSuz
Reviewed 25 July 2018
Completely unreliable and unprofessional - DO NOT BOOK WITH THEM

If I could give zero stars I would. We booked a Lake Union scenic tour for our nephew's special birthday present the one day we were all in seattle together. He was insanely excited about it. He'd asked for a special camera for his birthday...More

4  Thank masteele
Todd B, Manager at Kenmore Air, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank you for your review. We understand how frustrating it can be when a flight is canceled. However, passenger safety is our primary concern. If our pilots and flight crew have determined it is unsafe to take off and land, then canceling the flight is...More

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