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The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu

7 Lakeside Dr | Kakadu, Jabiru, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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Flight over Kakadu - spectacular even in the dry season!

We took the 1 hour flight choosing 5pm which meant we got the sunset. Our pilot gave great... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
HappyAusTraveller
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Melbourne, Australia
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Had An Amazing Trip with our Pilot Andy , He was extremely knowledgable and very funny . I am a... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
AlyQuilty
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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, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

We took the 1 hour flight choosing 5pm which meant we got the sunset. Our pilot gave great commentary and what a wonderful way to take in Kakadu and Arnhem Land. We didn't have a clear day because of a number of bush fires creating...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

Hi There, Thank you for your excellent review! Seeing Kakadu from the air is defiantly the best way to appreciate its vastness and beauty. Hope to see you in Kakadu again soon!

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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Had An Amazing Trip with our Pilot Andy , He was extremely knowledgable and very funny . I am a very nervous flyer and made this experience comfortable he kept reassuring me a number of times during the flight ! Would recommend this company and...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Hi Aly, Thank you for your 5 star review! I will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to your Pilot Andrew. We hope to see you again in Kakadu soon!

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

What a great flight over an amazing country. Our pilot Bec was fantastic and provided a running commentary as we flew over a variety of landscapes in Kakadu. Well worth doing the 1hr flight.

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Hi Malcolm, Thank you for your excellent review! I will pass on your compliments to your pilot Bec. Hope to see you in Kakadu soon!

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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Great afternoon out with our pilot Charlie for a scenic flight over Jabiru, Ranger Uranium Mine, Twin Falls, Jim Jim Falls and Double Falls. Hadn't planned this one but as we couldn't go to these falls on our 4WD drive tour and since we couldn't...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Hi Adrian, Thank you for your 4star review! We hope to see you again in Kakadu soon!

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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Our 8am flight over Kakadu has been the highlight of our outback trip. We had complementary pickup from our van park on a glorious morning by charming Andrew who was also our pilot, and who, incidentally, brought us back in for a very smooth touchdown....More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review! Kakadu National Park certainly is a special place. We are more then happy to have allowed you to experience Kakadu in such an amazing way and appreciating its vastness, its history and stories that have been around...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

We were lucky enough to experience the 5pm one hour flight over the Kakadu escarpment, Jim Jim and Twin falls. We also flew over part of Arnhem land. Our pilot, Rebecca was really friendly, knowledgeable and professional. We learnt so much about the region, it...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Wow! Better then the Grand Canyon is such an amazing review! We are so happy to have been able to provide you with the experience to fly over Kakadu National Park and witness its beautiful and spectacular surroundings. 5pm is a great time to fly...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

We did a one hour flight at 5 pm over Twin Falls, Jim Jim Falls and Noulangie. It was a fantastic way of putting those attractions into some sort of perspective with the rest of Kakadu and the walks we had done in the area,...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review! We are very pleased to know you enjoyed your flight! 5pm, is a lovely time to fly as it is coming into sunset and it is a really peaceful time of day. At the start of each Dry...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Amazing flight over the Kakadu escaprment taking in multiple waterfalls including Jim Jim, Twin and a couple more that I forget the names of. Swung across the wetlands into Arnhemland and saw where the East Alligator river flows into the Gulf. This was the longest...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you for your amazing review! It is always a great feeling when we show our Visitors the spectacular views of Kakadu National Park. It really is a beautiful part of the world. Hope you see you again in Kakadu Soon!

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Reviewed June 2, 2017

We took a half hour flight,the start of the dry season flight over Kakadu,in a four seater plane.We have used these little planes in different flights over Australia,always fun. The pilot has commentary the whole time through headphones.Thanks to pilot Joey,fun and enjoyable,highly recommended.More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review! Joey and the rest of our team are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your flight. The start of the Dry Season in Kakadu is very spectacular as you are able to see how much water flows...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

Did a 30 minute flight with Andrew as our pilot and it was fantastic. Making the initial booking , i spoke to a Michael who sold the trip to me just over the phone without going over board. We needed to leave from Cooinda airport...More

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ScenicFlightTeam, Administration at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you for your Excellent Review! We are more then happy to provide our visitors with informative information about the Park and its facilities. We always enjoy hearing that how much of a great job our Pilots do on a daily basis. Andrew and the...More

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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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