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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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The plane was old and substandard

The pilot was disinterested. The plane was very old ,rusty and uncomfortable.We couldn't hear the... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2016
Sydney, Australia
Small 4 seater flight..our pilot was Jamie,excellent..a must do @ Kakadu

We had the 1hour flight on12/4/16 with pilot Jamie.He was excellent,a true fair dinkum Aussie good... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2016
Bob W
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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
+61 8 8979 3432
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Reviewed May 4, 2016

The pilot was disinterested. The plane was very old ,rusty and uncomfortable.We couldn't hear the commentary and on the right hand side of the plane we couldn't see the main attractions including the waterfalls....very disappointing. Book with Kakadu air. They have a waiting room and...More

Thank Dianeh2014
Go_to_more_places, Owner at The Scenic Flight Company Kakadu, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2016

Hi Diane, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are disappointed that you did not enjoy your Kakadu scenic flight, and have looked into the particulars of your flight to try to identify how the issues that you have noted came...More

Reviewed May 1, 2016

We had the 1hour flight on12/4/16 with pilot Jamie.He was excellent,a true fair dinkum Aussie good at his job.As first time small plane flyers we enjoyed his relaxed personality & informative commentary & would recommend this as a "must do" to appreciate Kakadu....Bob & Jude

Thank Bob W
Reviewed April 12, 2016

We chose the 2 hour flight to try and see more than just the usual flight down to Jim Jim and Twin Falls, as many of the roads to these attractions were still closed. Scenic was the only company that I saw that offered flights...More

3  Thank westy54
Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Awesome flight. Small plane but Patrick our pilot was great and funny. Personalised commentary and the views to die for. Do it!

Thank Minandme
Reviewed March 22, 2016

My partner and I had a great flight in the Cessna 172. It was a last minute booking in the wet season. We were welcomed by Patrick, our pilot on arrival at the airport and given a good briefing on flight safety and where we...More

3  Thank Lloyd B
Reviewed March 19, 2016

We took a small plane ..that fit three passengers so yes a small plane! But it meant we got to see everything from all angles. The scenery is stunning and the beauty of it all did bring a tear to my eye .. I love...More

2  Thank Nicola B
Reviewed February 18, 2016

Even though the flight was very nice the aircraft was on the small side for the 5 passengers & pilot on our trip.The said pilot was very knowledgeable about the area.

Thank royj
Reviewed February 7, 2016

This is at the top of the experiences we had on our holiday and worth the effort to get there. We had seen the falls in the dry season and wanted to see them in the wet season and this is the way to go....More

Thank deetee632
Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a must do in Kakadu. Our pilot, Lyden, was fantastic. This is the best way to see this magnificent part of the country. You won't be disappointed. We give this tour a 10/10.

Thank HarteFamily2015
Reviewed January 13, 2016

We were the first flight of the day - recommended in the wet season. Patrick, our pilot, made the most of flying over the Jim Jim and Twin Falls (plus the not seen 'Hole in Wall') - thank you. The scenery is spectacular and definitely...More

1  Thank Emma C
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Going to Darwin next April but would like to be steered in the right direction concerning scenic flights over Kakadu; operators e.g. Also most interested in fishing charters out of Darwin Many thanks Michael
October 19, 2016|
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.
How much for a helicopter flight for 2 for 60mins please and is pickup and drop off in Darwin? Cheers Michael Sorry for Kakadu N P NT
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
i want to know how much it coosts for a 1/2 hour flight
August 3, 2015|
Response from Go_to_more_places | Property representative |
$130 per person for the Half Hour Flight.