• Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Duration: 45 minutes (approx.)
From USD $ 485.00 View price calendar

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Experience spectacular views of Dubai’s skyscrapers, beaches and architectural wonders on a 40-minute seaplane flight. Step aboard a state-of-the-art Cessna seaplane and thrill as you swoop around top Dubai attractions such as the Burj Khalifa, Burj Al-Arab and palm-shaped island archipelago of the Palm Jumeirah. Continue your flight over The World to see how its islands mark out countries and continents from above, and fly over Jebel Ali, Dubai Marina and other landmarks. Choose from two takeoff locations and three departure times from each to suit your schedule.


  • 45-minute seaplane flight with transport from central Dubai
  • Take off from the sea, and then soar through Dubai's skies
  • Admire aerial views of prestigious developments such as Burj Khalifa, one of the world's tallest skyscrapers
  • Glide over Dubai’s man-made archipelagos including Palm Jumeirah and The World
  • See Dubai Marina and the busy ports of Jebel Ali and Port Rashid
  • Choose one of four start times to suit your schedule

What You Can Expect

Dubai Seaplane Flight

See Dubai's Burj Al Arab Hotel from the air!

Choose from two take-off locations — Jebel Ali or Dubai Creek — and select from the three departure times at each location when you book. Then, make your own way to the takeoff point for your 40-minute seaplane flight.

Meet your professional pilot and admire your aircraft: a modern Cessna seaplane that takes off from and lands on water. 

Get a safety briefing and take a seat inside the shared plane. Put on your seatbelt and feel your heart lift as your plane gathers speed on the water and rises above the Dubai coastline.

Have your camera ready as you soar around the Burj Khalifa and sail-shaped Burj Al-Arab hotel. Snap photos of the palm-tree-shaped archipelago of the Palm Jumeirah; and look down on The World, the stunning 300 or so sandy islands built in the outline of a world map.

Swoop over Port Rashid and hover above Dubai Creek and the Deira and Bur Dubai neighborhoods as your pilot points out the landmarks.

Then, glide over the skyscrapers and luxury yachts of Dubai Marina, and circle the golden beaches, golf courses and ships and cranes of the Jebel Ali port area.

Finally, thrill as your Cessna turns and glides back along the coast toward Jumeirah and Dubai.

After roughly 40 minutes in the air, land safely on the water and say goodbye to your pilot. Your seaplane experience then ends at the original start point.

Customer Reviews

Kok-Sum Singapore

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2017

Love the flight!

Susan S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2016

The Seaplane flight was all we expected and more well worth the money

janice h

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

remember this activity is weather dependant. it is a truly wonderful experience, the very best way to see Dubai. I recommend this, not to be missed.

Ahmed A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

This tour was amazing!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

Superb way of discovering Dubai and placing all of its amazing buildings and venues in context.
Great staff and comfortable flight but be flexible with regard to your schedule as air traffic control can exert changes at the last moment.
Would love to do it again


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Very enjoyable, great way to look at the city. Very smooth ride.

reynald g

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Bas ground service but fantastique expérience


5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

The 40' trip was a fantastic experience. You flight very smoothy and discover every thing of Dubai from an other point of view : from the sky !
Bravo to 'Rob' who is a very good pilote and show every thing.
You will be delighted...

Jacqueline W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

Excellent tour. Very professional company. A great way to see Dubai! Would highly recommend this tour

Blanca United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2014

Great experience! My first time on a seaplane, and loved it! It’s amazing to see Dubai from the air! My favourite views were the Burj Khalifa, Burj Al-Arab and the palm tree island from the sky. Definitely recommend it!

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