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The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu

7 Lakeside Dr | Kakadu, Jabiru, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
+61 8 8979 3432
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What a fantastic show of Kakadu

We really wanted to catch the waterfalls in the Wet season and boy did we get a great look at Jim... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2014
Marg R
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Kununurra, Western Australia, Australia
Spectacular aerial view of Kakadu & Arnhem Land

Provided you enjoy flying in a 8 seater plane which twitches around you will get to see some of the... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2013
Mark U
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North Ryde, Australia
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You haven't truly experienced the vastness and beauty of Kakadu National Park until you've seen it from the air. Our experienced pilots will show you the wonder of this heritage listed area all year round. All passengers get a window seat and live commentary. We are a Territory owned and operated scenic flight company; we live in and love this area. Join us on an air adventure and let us show you the Kakadu you won't see from the ground.
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7 Lakeside Dr | Kakadu, Jabiru, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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+61 8 8979 3432
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Reviewed January 4, 2014

We really wanted to catch the waterfalls in the Wet season and boy did we get a great look at Jim Jim Falls and Twin Falls and several cascades and even one that the pilot Anthony missed!! It was worth every cent and would recommend...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2013

Provided you enjoy flying in a 8 seater plane which twitches around you will get to see some of the most amazing views of the plains, wet lands and rivers of Kakadu. Bird life glides over much of the ponds below. So much more to...More

Thank Mark U
Reviewed November 4, 2013

We were a little hesitant to take the one hour sunset flight with the heat of the day maybe making a small plane rocky in flight. Our pilot Kylie first met us at the airport she made us comfortable and explained the flight and a...More

Thank WayneLinda
ScenicFlights, Owner at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2013

Thanks so much for your excellent review WayneLinda, and for your fantastioc photo's. Our sunset flight during the dry season is definitely one of my favourites; the changing colours on the escarpment are stunning. Come and visit us again in the wet season so that...More

Reviewed October 24, 2013

Absolutely excellent - and Pilot Nick was able to point out all the important places of interest as well as share local knowledge of what things to visit. We toook the 1 hour trip and really enjoyed it - good value and as you are...More

Thank TheSpiceGirl
ScenicFlights, Owner at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2013

What an fantastic review TheSpiceGirl, Thanks so much for taking the time to tell people about your experience. Come back and visit us in the wet season so that we can show you the amazing Jim Jim and Twin Falls, and really blow your mind....More

Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

Truly the best way to get a feel for the scale and variety of landscape of Kakadu. Not cheap for a family, but what scenic flight is ? a family discount ticket would seem appropriate. All things considered, value for money ok. Informative guide, incredible...More

Thank Yumbalada
ScenicFlights, Owner at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2013

Thanks for your review Yumbalada. We're so glad you and your family enjoyed yourselves. Thanks also for the feedback re a family discount ticket. We're very conscious of the cost of scenic flights in general, which unfortunately reflects the high cost of aviation as a...More

Reviewed October 11, 2013

A 1 hour journey - all seats window view - taking off from a dirt strip - views of the flood plains, the Escarpment, Ranger Uranium mine and then landing at Jabiru. Great value and an experience not to be missed.

Thank nickcambridge
ScenicFlights, Owner at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2013

Thanks so much for all of your EXCELLENT reviews. It's humbling to know that our guests enjoy flying over Kakadu as much as we enjoy taking them. Kindest regards, Anthony & Kay Shearn Owners, The Scenic Flight Company

Reviewed October 8, 2013

Very professional operation. Fun, cheerful pilot. Very smooth flight. Well worth the money and a great way to see the kakadu. Ask for Nick!! He was great.

Thank Jimmytrubl
Reviewed October 4, 2013

As a professional pilot, I was difficult to please. The operation was very professional, and the service was second to none. We were flown over very scenic country, and the live commentary was both informative and entertaining. I'd use this service again.

Thank John_DWamuran
Reviewed October 3, 2013

Small plane, great pilot with live commentary, he is full of interesting facts and info. No crazy acrobatics, just smooth flying and great views. We flew over the Dinosaur Valley, a cracked maze of rocks with no roads under us. Over stone country and slabs...More

Thank Bravomoon
Reviewed September 30, 2013

nothing was a problem ,the pilot ,john,was such a passionate and imformative person that i rate this flight as the highlight of our 11 thousand kilometer trip and can only suggest to anyone contemplating a visit to kakadu to take a flight with the scenic...More

Thank Dorothy B
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Gorbichoff
October 19, 2016|
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Response from Go_to_more_places | Property representative |
Hi, Ty The Scenic Flight Company in Kakadu. Thier number is 08 8979 3432. They do all sorts of fixed wing flights around the park, and have a live commentary. They also have excellent reviews on Trip Advisor.
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Gorbichoff
October 17, 2016|
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Response from BGS2013 | Reviewed this property |
sorry I am not aware of any helicopter flights from Darwin to Kakadu
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mindall
August 3, 2015|
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$130 per person for the Half Hour Flight.
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