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About Kenmore Air
Taking a seaplane flight is a quintessential Pacific Northwest experience & Kenmore Air makes it easy to enjoy the unique thrill of flying off Lake Union & soaring over one of the most beautiful areas in the world. Our 20-minute narrated Seattle Scenic Flight Tour leaves several times a day. Or take an incredible 90-minute scenic flight Volcano Tour from Seattle's Boeing Field that flies you around Mount Rainier and Mount St. Helens 2-mile wide crater getting you up close and personal. And our full day whale watching tour (March-October) from Seattle to the San Juan Islands is unforgettable: hop on a seaplane from downtown Seattle in the morning, take a 3-hour naturalist-led boat tour looking for whales, sea lions & bald eagles, then return to Seattle in the late afternoon. Kenmore Air also has daily scheduled flights between downtown Seattle & the San Juan Islands, Victoria BC, or Vancouver BC. We also have seasonal flights to the BC Inside Passage fishing & boating!
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Seattle, WA, USA
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Volcano Tour
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US$299,00 per adult
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Two years ago, three of us took a flight to San Juan Island for an Orca tour in Puget Sound for the day. They had a stated weight limit of 25 lb/bag, but we took no bags because it was a day trip. The service...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tomfromokaloosa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled on Kenmore Air. We were staying in a hotel near Union lake and saw the seaplanes taking off and landing. The next day we were up in the air in a thrilling tour of Seattle! The floating bridge, Mt. Rainier, The Lake Washington...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Randy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I needed to do an overnight business trip from Seattle to Victoria and opted to try a float plane for the first time, instead of driving/ferry. I was admittedly unsure of what to expect but was pleasantly surprised how easy and efficient the check-in process...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kevintchow
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

I took my daughter for her 12th birthday to Victoria and I surprised her with a float plane ride to Canada. The plane was on time and the ground staff and captain were gracious and offered to let my daughter sit in the co-pilot seat...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rocky M
Reviewed 8 January 2019

Very good pilot, safety first. Quick check in, Friendly staff. Great service. reasonable rate for the trip.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BullRick
Reviewed 6 January 2019

I've been to Victoria several times on the Ferry,but never on Kenmore Air and now I'm hooked.This was a Christmas present (2 days in Victoria) from my GF,and she did it up 1st class for sure...We took Kenmore Air over and Victoria Clipper Comfort Class...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ricoman1
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

What an adventure. This was hands down the best thing I did in Seattle. I was on the fence about going to the Space Needle or the Columbia tower but when I found this it was a no brainier. The flight was only 20 minutes...More

Thank MaxPower00
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Well, My wife and I can check off "ride in a Seaplane" from our list. We took the aerial tour of Seattle on Nov, 5th with two friends and While I wish the tour were longer, cause riding in a sea plane is awesome...in fact,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 29 October 2018

My 83 year mother and I took the Mountain Tour over Rainier and Mt. ST. Helens. The trip views were incredible! We will not forget! The trip was delayed over an hour of the original time due to fog. The onsite crew were attentive and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank muk9810
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Kenmore Air when visiting Seattle. They offer flights to surrounding islands and offer a 30 minute tour of Seattle. Pilot was friendly, professional and flew the plane effortlessly. From take off to flying a figure 8 patern around Seattle and then the landing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat P
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22 July 2018|
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Response from 487sharonj | Reviewed this property |
The San Juan’s issue was a private plane. Anyway our experience has always been great with Kenmore.
27 June 2018|
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Response from timinorlando | Reviewed this property |
I was unable to find the info on their website, so you might want to call them. I suspect that a seaplane will be the only option.
5 April 2018|
Response from Todd B | Property representative |
Great question! We'll either fly the de Havilland Beaver (seats up to 6 passengers) or the de Havilland Otter (seats up to 10 passengers). Which plane is determined by need (how many tickets are booked), so it's not... More