We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Scenic Flights of Acadia

Closes in 14 min: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Scenic Flights of Acadia
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
239
All photos (239)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lighthouse tour”(29 reviews)
“bar harbor”(46 reviews)
“great flight”(14 reviews)
About
Experience the Island the Best Way! See it from above. You will gain a unique perspective of Bar Harbor, Coastal Lighthouses, Acadia National Park, Cadillac Mountain, Somes Sound and more. Choose from our five popular flights. Reservations are not...more
Closes in 14 min
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
1044 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605-6023
Website
+1 207-667-6527
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (283)
Filter reviews
279 results
Traveller rating
268
9
1
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
268
9
1
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lighthouse tour bar harbor great flight minute flight mount desert island amazing experience air tour points of interest sunset flight plane ride great pilot surrounding islands the entire island icing on the cake different perspective entire flight longer flight
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 279 reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

I booked a 90 minute flight 9 months ago and surprised the wife for our anniversary. Vicki was my contact and she had truffles ready when we showed up. Tristin was our pilot. He's very knowledgable and was a great pilot. Not only did he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jsmales24
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Took the lighthouse tour that is 1 hr. Pilot Tristan pointed out lighthouses and various island and features of interest. Amazing views flying at 1,100 ft. to 2,000 ft. A great way to spend an hour and well worth the money. As I am learning...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank moxieisgood
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Had a fall foliage flight with Tristan on October 14, 2018. It was a great overall experience. Tristan was super accomodating, letting me open plane windows so that i can get good pictures and overall very knowledgeable about the area. The pictures turned out great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank malikmudit
Reviewed 17 October 2018

If you’ve never experienced Maine from the air, this trip is highly recommended. The beauty of the Maine coast and Mount Desert Island from an airplane was nothing less than spectacular. Our pilot Eric, was attentive, personable and pointed out all the key points of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ztlam
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We we're in Maine for a week during the peak of the fall foliage and I decided to take my 4 year old daughter for a flight. We stopped by the day before to checkout the planes and to make sure my daughter would be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We had a wonderful experience on our Deluxe Lighthouse Tour. Our pilot, Jim, seemed to enjoy the flight as much as my husband and I did and kept us informed with tidbits of lighthouse history and a bit of who's who. Jim's expertise and enthusiasm,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I have taken both scenic flights and flying lessons with “Scenic Flights of Acadia” and it is simply spectacular! The staff is friendly and informative, the planes are clean and well maintained, and the sensation of flight is second to none. Anyone planning on visiting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sailmaine1066
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Extremely positive experience. Professional pilot. Put all passengers at ease. Smiles all around. Would do it again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Best experience ever, really exciting way to have a look and understanding the magnificence of Acadia National Park. Flight was smooth and landing excellent, thanks to Tristan our professional and friendly pilot!!! I highly recommend the experience!!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Simona C
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I did the 25 minute tour with my 15 year old son! So beautiful......a must do!! What fun!! Our pilot was great! I was a little nervous to do it but it was so smooth and amazing!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bsm221
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Acadia Sunrise Motel
198 reviews
.74 km away
Isleview Motel and Cottages
187 reviews
1.04 km away
Sunnyside Motel & Cottages
145 reviews
3.05 km away
Eden Village Motel and Cottages
616 reviews
4.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13 nearby restaurants
Smokey's BBQ & Lobster
131 reviews
.15 km away
Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound
960 reviews
1.52 km away
Down East Lobster Company
299 reviews
1.16 km away
Gateway Lunts Lobster Pound
398 reviews
.69 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 10 nearby attractions
Mount Desert Island
2,671 reviews
4.91 km away
Lamoine State Park
26 reviews
5.71 km away
Wild Acadia Fun Park
119 reviews
5.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Scenic Flights of Acadia staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines