Fly (And Land) on a Float Plane

Experience the unique thrill of taking off on the water and flying over one of the most beautiful regions in the world. Kenmore Air features 25 aircraft in operation, 52 pilots on staff, and is among the best-known and most respected seaplane operations in the world. They fly an eclectic mix of piston de Havilland Beavers and turbine de Havilland Otters and Cessna Caravans, landing passengers on the several lakes and harbors among the mist-shrouded fjords and islands of the pacific northwest.

Kenmore Air operates just a few miles north of Bellevue on Lake Washington. Celebrating their 75th year in business, Kenmore Air is proud to offer several unforgettable tour options including a 2021 summer $75 scenic flightseeing tour special. On the $75 special everyone gets a window seat on one of our beautifully restored de Havilland Beaver or Otter Seaplanes for a birds-eye view of Lake Washington Cities, Landscape, University of Washington, Shilshole Bay, and Discovery Point.


March 30 - April 30:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays

May 1 - September 30:  Daily

October:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays

This fun flight adventure includes music and narrated highlights. The flight departs and returns to the Kenmore, Lake Washington Seaplane Terminal.  A 2-person minimum is required for take-off.  


Enjoy the ultimate Pacific Northwest Seaplane flight-seeing tour. This 90-minute adventure takes off from the Lake Washington terminal. Take off from the north end of Lake Washington and head out toward the breathtaking Olympic Peninsula. Feel yourself exhale as you skirt the Olympic Mountain range, glide over the pristine tribal lakes, and the untouched beauty of the Hoh Rainforest. This flight, endorsed by famed local travel guru Rick Steves, is an honor to offer to guests. Departing from Kenmore Air's historical home base terminal.  This 90-minute tour takes off Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.   


March 30 - October 31:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays

Departs from Lake Washington.  A four-person minimum is required for take-off.  Full capacity is 7 or 10 seats depending on the aircraft assigned.  


Enjoy the ultimate sightseeing experience; ride along on our scheduled service flight from Seattle to the spectacular San Juan Islands. This adventure is an approximately 2-hour experience that includes two or more takeoffs and landings (depends on the routing of the day) as other passengers disembark and embark in the San Juan Islands. As the skyscrapers of Seattle come into view on approach back into Lake Union, you’ll have experienced a Pacific Northwest memory that will last a lifetime.

For more information, online booking, and several other seaplane tour options see Kenmore Air or call 866.435.9524