Scenic flights in Perth: A guide to where and when to fly

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If you really want something to brag about on your next Perth break, book a scenic plane flight to see the city from the air.

Several companies run scenic flights in this part of Australia. Flight routes head everywhere from Rottnest Island to The Pinnacles.

Here are a few of the best options out there.


Scenic flights in Perth deals

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Up to 23% off flying experiences plus an extra $5 off with code

Available on select dates when you spend a minimum of $250. Activities include hot air ballooning, skydiving, helicopter scenic flights. Destinations include Gold Coast, Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hunter Valley, Sydney and more. T&Cs apply.
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Extra $10 off Northern Territory activities with code

Available on select dates and activities include sightseeing tours, zoo and wildlife experience, spas, sailings, hot air balloon flights and scenic flights. Minimum spend of $300 required. T&Cs apply.
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Up to 23% off Australia flight experiences

Available on select dates on hot air balloon flights and scenic flights. Destinations include Melbourne, Hunter Valley, Byron Bay, Sydney, Whitsundays, Gold Coast and more.
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Up to 12% off Sydney activities

Expires 31 Dec 2021
Available on select dates until December 2021 on activities including sightseeing cruises, skydives, scenic flights, hot air balloon flights and dining experiences.
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Up to 31% off things to do in the Gold Coast

Available on select dates for activities like driving experiences, hot air balloon flights, helicopter scenic flights, jet skis and jet boat rides, skydives, whale watching cruises and more.
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Up to 38% off things to do in Perth

Available for activities like sightseeing tours, attraction passes, tandem skydives, helicopter scenic flights, kid's soccer trainings and more.

Where can I take scenic flights in Perth?

  • Ozwest Aviation – Perth, Rottnest Island, Margaret River, The Pinnacles, Monkey Mia, Wave Rock
  • Royal Aero Club of WA – Perth and Rottnest Island
  • Swan River Seaplanes – Margaret River, Rottnest Island, The Pinnacles
  • Perth Joy Flights – Perth

Our top picks for scenic flights in Perth you can book now:

Best for price

Perth Scenic Flight – City River and Beaches

Perth Scenic Flight – City River and Beaches from Viator

Highlights:

  • Spend 30 minutes soaring above Perth for $190
  • Get bird’s-eye views of landmarks, Swan River and the beaches
  • Guaranteed window seats
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Best for value

Aerobatic & Scenic 60 Minute Combination Flight

Aerobatic & Scenic 60 Minute Combination Flight from Adrenaline

Highlights:

  • Make yourself comfortable in a Robin 2160 stunt plane
  • Loop the loop, barrel roll, and nosedive during an aerobatics session
  • Wind down on the scenic section, as you take in views over Perth and the coast
  • Spend 60 minutes in the air
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Best for experience length

Margaret River Full Day Tour by Seaplane

Margaret River Full Day Tour by Seaplane from Viator

Highlights:

  • Treat yourself to a seven-hour wine tasting tour
  • Fly to Margaret River on a 12-seat turbo prop jet seaplane
  • Spend 60 minutes in the air
  • Visit two award-winning wineries and enjoy a tasty lunch
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Best for flight height

The Pinnacles – Full Day Tour by Seaplane

The Pinnacles – Full Day Tour by Seaplane from Viator

Highlights:

  • It’s not how high you go, but how low you go that makes this trip special
  • Fly low-level along the Swan River to Cervantes
  • Take a guided tour of Yanchep Wildlife park when you land
  • Tuck into a crayfish lunch at the Lobster Shack
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Best for views

Discovery Tour to Monkey Mia and Shell Beach

Discovery Tour to Monkey Mia and Shell Beach from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Fly over 750 kilometres of the coast
  • Stay in the sky for 2.5 hours
  • Soar over The Pinnacles, Geraldton and the gorges at Kalbarri
  • Touch down and visit Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort to meet the dolphins
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Scenic flights in Perth companies compared

Book withPriceFlies overDurationExtras/inclusions
Viator$190-$795Perth’s city and beaches, the Pinnacles, Jandakot30 mins to full day toursFree onsite parking, coach transfers
Adrenaline$199-399Jandakot and Mandurah30-60 minsN/A
RedBalloon$199-3,200Perth CBD, Jandakot, Avon Valley, Rottnest Island, The Pinnacles, Geraldton30-45 minutes flights to 9-hour experiencesSome flights take off in Warbirds

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