Floatplane Scenic Tours

Since its beginnings as a family-run float plane business in 1988, Air Tindi has prided itself on the experience its team brings to every flight.  Operating out of Yellowknife's historic Old Town, each visit begins with a warm welcome and picturesque views  Providing scenic floatplane, ski plane and wheel plane tours of multiple types able to accommodate any group size. This includes tours of the Yellowknife area (30 or 60 minutes), Great Slave Lake East Arm (2 hours), as well as custom charters and tours available to destinations such as Nahanni National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and Acasta Lake (home to the oldest rock in the world).Floatplane Tours Depart from the Air Tindi Float base located at 23 Mitchell Drive in Yellowknife's Old Town.

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City Tours


$159 per person / min. 5 people

30 Minute Tour

Caravan  (up to 7 passengers): $799
Turbo Otter (up to 9 passengers) $799
Twin Otter (up to 15 passengers): $1199

If you want to explore further, choose our extended Yellowknife City Tour.  See the highlights of the 30 minute City Tour plus the end of Ingraham Trail / beginning of the ice road to the diamond mines, Cameron Falls, Hidden Lake Territorial Park and the eastern shore of Yellowknife Bay including the Wool Bay fish plant.

60 Minute Tour

Caravan (up to 7 passengers): $1499
Turbo Otter (up to 9 passengers) $1499
Twin Otter (up to 15 passengers) $2299

Great Slave Lake East Arm Tour – 2 hours

The East Arm of Great Slave Lake holds some of the most beautiful scenery in the north.  The deepest lake in North America and one of the largest with countless spectacular sights – enjoy the Hearne Channel, Ethan Island, Redcliff Island, Utsingi Point, Taltheilei Narrows, Pethei Peninsula, McLeod Bay – don’t forget your camera!

Caravan with up to 7 passengers - $2999
Turbo Otter with up to 9 passengers - $2999
Twin Otter with up to 13 passengers - $4599

Custom Tours & Charters

Air Tindi flies throughout Canada's Northern Territories.  To book a custom tour or to request more information contact us by email/phone at charters@airtindi.com or 867-669-8219.  Group Pricing may be available.  

Information and Reservations

Tel: (867) 669-8218
E-mail: occ@airtindi.com
Floatplane Tours Depart from the Air Tindi Floatbase located in Yellowknife's Old Town.