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We did the 35 minute Mt Desert tour with Captain Barnard. The views were magnificent, the tide was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ocala, Florida
Absolutely breathtaking!

Four of us took the air tour for my dad's 72nd birthday, and it was the highlight of our trip to... read more

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968 Bar Harbor Rd, Harbor Place - On The Pier, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04605-6022
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Reviewed yesterday

We did the 35 minute Mt Desert tour with Captain Barnard. The views were magnificent, the tide was down enough so we could see the bar in Bar Harbor. Barnard did a great job of giving us a lot of information about the area and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us took the air tour for my dad's 72nd birthday, and it was the highlight of our trip to Maine. Pilot Barnard was absolutely excellent -- so friendly and a true professional. He knew all of the stories and details behind the sights...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Acadia Air Tour with Captain Barnard was simply breathtaking - lighthouses, seals, and many other amazing sights! Great history and stories too!

Thank Douglas H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother and his family had taken a plane ride about the same time, the year before. So he recommended that I try this out. When I called to reserve a spot, there were no solo spots available in the multiseater. My other options were...More

1  Thank hawk7568
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the family on a New England road trip vacation, as this is one of the only parts of the country that we have never visited. If you are in the area to visit Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert Island and Acadia National Park, your...More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were friendly, helpful, courteous. The process was easy, no reservation, just walked in asked to fly the next day. (could have right then, but had a person with us who wouldn't join) Arrived next day & had a blast. highly recommend JOSH, the...More

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible views, great pilot, Dillon was super nice and a great guided tour via headset. Love the views and the experience. I am definitely a bit of a nervous commercial flyer, but after 10 minutes, was comfortable with the plane and the feel, and really...More

Thank gmanfishing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved a 45 minute lighthouse scenic flight. The employees were helpful and friendly including our pilot Bernard who was very informative. After having done the nature cruise, the flight gave us a broader perspective of the area. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience! We'll never forget...More

Thank rose7891
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my daughter on a 15 minute Helicopter tour. It was awesome. Our guide was very informative and courteous. My daughter wore a GoPro head camera and we have terrific memories of our flight. Great way to see Acadia National Park .

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bernard, the pilot and tour guide of the Airvan, gave us a wonderful aerial tour of Acadia and even made a point of trying to find seals for my son (who was desperate to find them.) His love and appreciation for this part of the...More

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gene h
29 July 2018|
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Response from Steve C | Property representative |
You can either fly on a "private flight" to include those persons in your party, or, you can join in with others and save $20. per person. Either wa, each passenger has their own individual window seat. Steve
7 August 2015|
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Response from Steve C | Property representative |
Our flights are 20, 40 & 60 min in length. I suggest that you Google "Acadia Air Tours" in Bar Harbor ME. If you have any questions, please give us a call at 207 667-7627. Steve Collins, Owner/Operator 207 667-7627
20 July 2015|
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Response from Steve C | Property representative |
Check us out on our website by googling Acadia Air Tours. As you will see, we are not a one trick pony. We offer Glider Flights for 2 people, Biplane flights for two people and Cessna 182 flights for up to four passengers... More