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Address: 8069 Nicklaus North Blvd, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 888-806-2299
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Glacier Sightseeing Experience by Floatplane from Whistler
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Whistler Flightseeing Tour with Alpine Lake Landing and Optional Lunch
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Whistler to Victoria Scenic Flight

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AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The highlight of our trip to Whistler! The views were killer! And we thought the views from Whistler Summit were wow! This surpassed that! An amazing experience! Do it!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The highlight of our trip to Whistler! The views were killer! And we thought the views from Whistler Summit were wow! This surpassed that! An amazing experience! Do it!

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Preston England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

40 minutes in a seaplane taking off from Green Lake and touring the mountains and glaciers around Whistler. Worth every penny. The views were more stunning than words allow. The set up was highly professional and the pilot very informative during the flight. Fabulous.

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear Leyland-wanderer, Thank you so much for your glowing review and recommendation! We are thrilled you loved your experience with us. It certainly is a breathtaking flight and taking off and landing on the water is an experience not to be missed! On behalf of all of us, we hope to welcome you back on board with us again soon!... More 

Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This trip was an experience and a half, we all loved it. The only down side was not being able to communicate with the pilot through the head sets so it was a very individual experience otherwise could not be faulted. Do not worry if you have a disability with youe mobility as you will be ablle to get onto... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear Redders1610, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are thrilled you loved your experience with us! The scenic flights offer a spectacular vantage point for the surrounding mountains, lakes and glaciers! Regarding the headsets, the pilot is able to provide commentary in Whistler but is still listening for radio calls from tower and other aircraft... More 

Bridlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We decided to give this a try whilst staying in Whistler and we can really recommend this awesome seaplane flight. We were picked up from our hotel and taken to the lake where we had to hand in our passports and waited eagerly on the platform watching the seaplanes land and take off. There are a few chairs to sit... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear stevejefferson, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are thrilled you loved your experience with us! We completely agree! The scenic flights offer a totally different, breathtaking perspective on the stunning Whistler area! On behalf of all of us, we hope to welcome you back on board again soon! -Harbour Air TripAdvisor Team More 

Loveland, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

My husband and I decided at the last minute to take this tour. We were the last to on the last flight of the season and it was amazing! Incredible views with an excellent pilot who navigated close to a glacier. Wearing headphones we could hear his commentary on sights we were flying past. The flight was very smooth. I... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear Pam S, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are so pleased that you made such a wonderful last minute decision! Thank you for your excellent feedback regarding your pilot. The scenic flights are such a spectacular way to see the stunning mountains, lakes and glaciers around Whistler! On behalf of all of us, we... More 

Otley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This seaplane ride has a variety of choices and trip lengths. It leaves from a gorgeous expanse of water called Lost Lake. There are a few seats, loungers and tables on the dock for spectators. A small summerhouse is the place to buy your tickets where a water cooler dispenser is available but nothing else. Your prices start at $109... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear ELAINE B, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We love our beautiful little home on Green Lake in Whistler! Excellent tip that while we do not carry snacks or beverages, the patio at Nicklaus North Golf Course (just feet away) has a full kitchen and bar and offers a wonderful view of our planes taking... More 

Matamata, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Possibly the highlight of our tour. This float plane flight started and finished on the lake and in between circled the mountains and glaciers in the Whistler region. Its only when you get up above these majestic mountains that you realize the magnitude of these ranges. Commentary by our pilot provided an in depth experience to match the countless photographs... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear geoffbrokenshire, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are thrilled you loved your scenic flight around Whistler! It is such a spectacular area to see from from above! Spotting wildlife and hikers from the air is always an added bonus. On behalf of all of us, we hope to welcome you back on board with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This experience was beyond amazing, majestic and breath taking. I still can't believe what I saw was real. An unlimited amount of forests views to emerald lakes and snowy glaciers I would recommend this to all, it was spectacular! I was nervous of the small plane but it was a very comfortable flight, smooth take off and landing. When can... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear L M, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are thrilled you loved your scenic tour around Whistler, the scenery certainly is breathtaking! Come back anytime, you are always welcome! :) -Harbour Air TripAdvisor Team More 

Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

My wife and I booked a two-hour seaplane flight to an alpine lake where we would break for picnic lunch at the lake. The experience was completely mind-blowing! We were blessed with a spectacularly bright and clear morning and excellent flying conditions. Whistler Air offers this trip with each passenger having a large window from which he or she can... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear John A, Wow! Thank you for your glowing review!! Your photos are stunning, thank you for sharing them as well as your wonderful feedback about your pilot, the commentary and the lunch. I will pass on your suggestion of a hot beverage, those glacier lakes are stunning but cold! On behalf of all of us, we hope to welcome... More 

St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

There are many ways you can spend $169 - a couple of lovely meals for two, 30 beers, a piece of clothing etc. This was my treat to myself and it was everything I hoped for. Would recommend it to anyone. Free pick up to go to lake, beautiful scenery at the lake/golf club, a window seat for everyone on... More 

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Whistler Air Tour, responded to this review

Dear Sally H, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! What stunning photos of your flight! Thank you for sharing them. We are so pleased to be a highlight of your trip to British Columbia! On behalf of all of us, we hope to welcome you back on board again soon! -Harbour Air TripAdvisor Team More 

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