Exclusive Sand Cay Experience

Tour Code: 250

Prices From

au$789

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$789.00
Family: au$3,156.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

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Experience the Great Barrier Reef in luxury! This is the ultimate helicopter and reef package for those looking for a taste of adventure or those simply seeking to spoil a loved one.

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Highlights

  • Relax, unwind and explore on your very own private sand cay in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Reward yourself and a loved one with spectacular views of Cairns, the northern beaches and the Great Barrier Reef from the comfort of a luxury helicopter
  • Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch with sparkling wine, relax on the white sands and snorkel the fringing reef

Perfect Selfie

  • The white sands and surrounding azure blue waters of the Great Barrier Reef make for the perfect backdrop to the ultimate holiday selfie 

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Helicopter Flight To A Secluded Sand Cay

Departing from Cairns, your luxurious Great Barrier Reef experience will take around three hours with variable departure times on offer.  

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Included In Price

  • Return private helicopter flight over the reef (60 minutes total)
  • Two hours on Vlasoff Cay
  • Gourmet picnic hamper with sparkling wine and beer
  • Snorkelling gear
  • Beach umbrella, picnic blanket and cushions
  • Return Transfers to Cairns & Northern Beaches Accommodation
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

Departure times are flexible

Departure Instructions

Departs from Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation, Aeroglen, Cairns

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Pick up times and location will be provided at time of booking.
  • Courtesy return transfers from your accommodation in Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove are included. Transfers from Port Douglas available at an additional cost.
  • Self Drive: you can check in at the Nautilus Aviation office Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation in Cairns 30 minutes prior to departure
Destinations

Vlassoff Cay

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

On demand, tide and availability dependent

Duration

Approx 3 hours

What to Bring
  • Your Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
Available for Purchase / Hire

Port Douglas return transfers additional cost

Fitness Level Required

Low

Restrictions
  • Weights of individual passengers and accompanying carryon luggage (max 5 kg) MUST be advised at time of booking. A weight variance greater than 10% may incur an additional fee. Maximum single seat payload of 130kg.
  • In the unlikely event the sand cay is occupied upon arrival, guests will enjoy an extended flight time to be transported to an exclusive beach location
Child Policy

One (1) infant under their 3rd birthday may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian’s lap. A maximum of one infant per helicopter may travel as per CASA regulations. Children 3 years and above pay full fare.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

 

  • Tours and aircraft substitutions are subject to Management and/or Pilots discretion, weather, air traffic control and availability.
  • For sand cay landing, all aviation operators are governed by Marine Park permits allocating minimum heights, distances and restrictions. Sand Cay landing may only occur if the Cay is vacant. In the unlikely event that the Cay is occupied, Sand Cay guests will receive additional flying time to a private beach location and no refund shall apply.
  • Cancellations must be advised at least 48 hours prior to flight to receive a full refund. Cancellations made within 24 hours and 48 hours of flight will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of flight will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
  • Weights of individual passengers and accompanying carryon luggage (max 5 kg) MUST be advised at time of booking. A weight variance greater than 10% may incur an additional fee. Maximum single seat payload of 130kg.
Additional Information
  • Minimum 2 passengers
  • Departure times are subject to availability and weather conditions
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Experience the Great Barrier Reef in luxury! This is the ultimate helicopter and reef package for those looking for a taste of adventure or those simply seeking to spoil a loved one.

Read More

Highlights

  • Relax, unwind and explore on your very own private sand cay in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Reward yourself and a loved one with spectacular views of Cairns, the northern beaches and the Great Barrier Reef from the comfort of a luxury helicopter
  • Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch with sparkling wine, relax on the white sands and snorkel the fringing reef

Perfect Selfie

  • The white sands and surrounding azure blue waters of the Great Barrier Reef make for the perfect backdrop to the ultimate holiday selfie 

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Helicopter Flight To A Secluded Sand Cay

Departing from Cairns, your luxurious Great Barrier Reef experience will take around three hours with variable departure times on offer.  

Read More

Included In Price

  • Return private helicopter flight over the reef (60 minutes total)
  • Two hours on Vlasoff Cay
  • Gourmet picnic hamper with sparkling wine and beer
  • Snorkelling gear
  • Beach umbrella, picnic blanket and cushions
  • Return Transfers to Cairns & Northern Beaches Accommodation
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

Departure times are flexible

Departure Instructions

Departs from Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation, Aeroglen, Cairns

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Pick up times and location will be provided at time of booking.
  • Courtesy return transfers from your accommodation in Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove are included. Transfers from Port Douglas available at an additional cost.
  • Self Drive: you can check in at the Nautilus Aviation office Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation in Cairns 30 minutes prior to departure
Destinations

Vlassoff Cay

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

On demand, tide and availability dependent

Duration

Approx 3 hours

What to Bring
  • Your Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
Available for Purchase / Hire

Port Douglas return transfers additional cost

Fitness Level Required

Low

Restrictions
  • Weights of individual passengers and accompanying carryon luggage (max 5 kg) MUST be advised at time of booking. A weight variance greater than 10% may incur an additional fee. Maximum single seat payload of 130kg.
  • In the unlikely event the sand cay is occupied upon arrival, guests will enjoy an extended flight time to be transported to an exclusive beach location
Child Policy

One (1) infant under their 3rd birthday may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian’s lap. A maximum of one infant per helicopter may travel as per CASA regulations. Children 3 years and above pay full fare.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

 

  • Tours and aircraft substitutions are subject to Management and/or Pilots discretion, weather, air traffic control and availability.
  • For sand cay landing, all aviation operators are governed by Marine Park permits allocating minimum heights, distances and restrictions. Sand Cay landing may only occur if the Cay is vacant. In the unlikely event that the Cay is occupied, Sand Cay guests will receive additional flying time to a private beach location and no refund shall apply.
  • Cancellations must be advised at least 48 hours prior to flight to receive a full refund. Cancellations made within 24 hours and 48 hours of flight will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of flight will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
  • Weights of individual passengers and accompanying carryon luggage (max 5 kg) MUST be advised at time of booking. A weight variance greater than 10% may incur an additional fee. Maximum single seat payload of 130kg.
Additional Information
  • Minimum 2 passengers
  • Departure times are subject to availability and weather conditions
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 250

Prices From

au$789

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$789.00
Family: au$3,156.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

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