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Sydney Northern Beaches Scenic Flight by Seaplane

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US$ 212.31
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Treat yourself to the absolute highlights of Sydney's famous Northern Beaches on this 30-minute seaplane flight. Fly over Sydney's famous Northern Beaches all the way to Palm Beach and then back over Pittwater to Sydney Harbour! On your return witness the magnificent Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House from the air.
  • See Sydney’s beaches and harbor from the air in a historic seaplane
  • Enjoy unique opportunities for aerial photography
  • Get spectacular views of the coast while avoiding crowds down below
  • Get local and historic insights from a pilot
What to Expect
Meet your pilot in Rose Bay to receive an orientation to the seaplane and learn some local aviation history. Then, your journey begins by taking off over Rose Bay’s sandstone cliffs and the Pacific Ocean. Next, you'll head north and fly above Sydney’s Northern Beaches, popular with surfers, and Pittwater, which is dotted with boats. Bring your camera to capture the aerial views through the plane’s large windows. Continue on to the Sydney Harbor for bird’s eye views of the Sydney Harbor Bridge, and Sydney Opera House before touching back down in Rose Bay. Your tour concludes back at your original departure point. 
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tour departs from Rose Bay Seaplane Base, Lyne Park Rose Bay, Sydney
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Return Details
Tour returns to original departure point
  • Guided Commentary
  • Return 30-minute seaplane flight over Northern Beaches, Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House
  • Australian Goods and Services Tax (GST)
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum 2 adult passengers for this tour
  • Flight cancellations due to weather will be rescheduled for an alternative day
  • All passengers weights must be advised at time of booking
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Very good flight.. amazing view of northern beaches specially Palm Beach.. had a very good view Sydney attractions Westfield tower, harbour bridge and opera house

Thank Antony T
SydneySeaplanes, Customer Service Manager at Sydney Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you so much for flying with us and your excellent review, Antony! It's hard to beat that bird's eye view indeed. We hope to see you next time!

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Brilliant from start to finish. Got the ferry from Circular Quay to Rose Bay and it is a couple of minutes walk to the Seaplane terminal. Quickly checked in and had time to browse their excellent little museum, which covers the history of Rose Bay...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert H
SydneySeaplanes, Customer Service Manager at Sydney Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Dear Robert, Thank you so much for taking time to write your lovely review. Sounds like you had a fantastic day! It's great to read that our customers share our passion for the history of Aviation and Flying boats which is incredibly fascinating indeed. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

If you've got a spare morning in Sydney, get over to Rose Bay for a seaplane flight. Simple as that. It is a fantastic thing to do. Sydney is a beautiful city but it is stunning from the air. We went all the way up...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JamieC3762
SydneySeaplanes, General Manager at Sydney Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hi Jamie, Thanks for your review and for flying with us! We are so happy to hear you had time to do this on your trip! We hope to see you again some time.

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

An excellent 30 minute flight taking you over some of Sydney's northern beaches and finishing up with fantastic views of the iconic landmarks. The pilot was amusing and informative throughout the flight.

Thank pafos1966
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