Getting to Harbour Island has never been easier than with private seaplane service. This route offers faster and more convenient travel, taking off from the tarmac in Fort Lauderdale and land direct at Harbour Island. With Tropic Ocean Airways, the experience begins before departure. Take advantage of complimentary valet/self-parking just steps away from our private lobby at Sheltair. Pre-order your favorite bottles of bubbles or Bahamian beer and relax with complimentary wi-fi. 


Our amphibious planes fly lower than other aircraft, allowing you to get a bird’s eye view of South Florida’s skyline, the vibrant turquoise water, and the stunning islands of the Bahamas. Traveling from Nassau instead? Connect with our sister airline COCO Bahama Seaplanes for direct to Harbour Island access from Odyssey Aviation Nassau for a water landing. 


Now it’s time to enjoy your perfect summer escape, from wandering along the pink sand beaches to snorkeling and horseback riding, or simply living on island time with a drink in hand, doing Nothing at all. 


Receive 15% off roundtrip water landings directly to Harbour Island February 17 through March 5.


Treat your loved one to a dreamy escape to Harbour Island and experience the ultimate romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day!


You must book by Valentine’s Day (February 14) and mention this offer at the time of booking.

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Since inception in 2009, Tropic Ocean Airways is the largest commercial amphibious airline in the world servicing exclusive destinations in South Florida, The Bahamas, and the Northeast. Tropic Ocean Airways sets the standard in private aviation by utilizing industry leading safety standards and unparalleled customer service. On every flight, you can expect:


  • Two FAA Certified Pilots on Every Flight
  • Late Model Cessna Caravans
  • Private to Private Terminal Access
  • Arrive 30 Minutes before Departure
  • Pet Friendly (Under 25lbs fly Free)


Fly internationally from Florida and once you are in the Bahamas, you will be able to utilize our sister airline COCO Bahama Seaplanes to discover the beauty of the rest of this stunning country.


From intimate resorts to private residences, it’s impossible to go wrong when selecting from our top picks of where to stay in Harbour Island:



Contact us below to discover the special packages we have put together for you.

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From golf cart rentals, private boat charters, historic tours and island hopping by seaplane, Conch & Coconut has all of the details planned from start to finish:


  • Harbour Island Day Trip
  • Harbour Island Weekend Getaway
  • “Briland by Sea” Boat Charter Experiences


For more information on how to secure one of these exclusive excursions, contact our team at [email protected] 


There is nothing that puts the cherry on top of any vacation like fine dining. Harbour Island brings you freshly caught seafood and vibrant dishes that are sure to engage the senses and leave you wanting the recipe to take home.


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Please use the form below to inquire about private charter flights with Tropic Ocean Airways.