Great Barrier Reef Scenic Helicopter Flights & Agincourt Reef

Tour Code: 554

Prices From

au$585

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

Child: au$585.00
Family: au$2,340.00

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

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

This is the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience! Departing from both Cairns and Port Douglas, book a scenic helicopter flight to the pontoon on the Agincourt Ribbon Reef for a day of seeing all there is to see of the Great Barrier Reef.

Read More

Highlights

  • Be rewarded with panoramic views of the Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest, tropical islands and coastal beaches
  • Explore the underwater wonders of the Great Barrier Reef at Agincourt Ribbon Reef – Snorkel, scuba dive or helmet dive or stay dry and discover unique reef formations on a Semi-submersible tour

Perfect Selfie

  • Snap a selfie from the comfort of your seat in a luxury helicopter as you soar above the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest

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

Itinerary

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight and Agincourt Ribbon Reef Tours

Departing from Cairns and Port Douglas, there are number of tour options available that include a Great Barrier Reef scenic helicopter flight and a boat cruise to Agincourt Ribbon Reef, an activity platform located upon the outer Great Barrier Reef. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Great Barrier Reef Scenic Helicopter Flight
  • Access to Agincourt Ribbon Reef Activity Platform
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Stinger and Lycra suits
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Marine biologist presentation
  • Coach transfers from Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove accommodation are available on
  • Government reef levy
  • Lunch
  • Fish Feeding Presentation
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Port Douglas

Departure Time
  • Cruise - Fly option departs Reef Marina at 10.00am
  • Fly - Cruise option departs Port Douglas Heli-Pad at 11.15am
Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Port Douglas
  • Cruise - Fly: 7.30am – 8.30am complimentary pick up from your accommodation in Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Cruise - Fly Self Drive: you can check-in at the Quicksilver office at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas at 9.00am
  • Fly - Cruise: 7.30am – 8.30am complimentary pick up from your accommodation in Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches and 10.30am from Port Douglas
  • Fly - Cruise Self Drive: you can check-in at the Quicksilver office at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas at 10.30am
  • Fly - Fly: 7.30am – 8.30am complimentary pick up from your accommodation in Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches and 10.30am from Port Douglas
  • Fly - Fly Self Drive: you can check-in at the Quicksilver office at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas at 10.30am
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Does not operate on Christmas Day

Duration

Agincourt Reef

What to Bring
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Cash or credit card for additional purchases
  • Light Jacket
  • Camera
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Return coach transfers from your Cairns accommodation if needed
  • Return coach transfers from your Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation if needed
  • Introductory dive
  • Certified Dive
  • Helmet Diving
  • Guided snorkel tour
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium, Active

Restrictions
  • Scuba Diving – minimum age 12
  • Guests body and luggage weight must be advised at time of booking. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to charge a 100% cancellation fee

Weight: Up to 110 Kg / 243 Lb

IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Diving, Scuba Doo and Helmet Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo.
  • Participation is subject to medical questionnaires completed on board with the tour operator.
  • Minimum age for scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo is 12 years.
  • Flying after diving: A wait of 12 hours is recommended but preferably 24 hours, if doing multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Intro Dive Medical Advanced Dive Medical Seawalker Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy
  • One infant under 3 years of age 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.

  • Cancellations must be advised at least 24 hours prior to flight to receive a full refund
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of flight will incur a 100% cancellation fee
  • The pilot makes the final decision regarding the continuation of any flight and may terminate the flight at any time if he/she deems it unsafe to proceed
  • Departure times to and from Agincourt Ribbon Reef may vary due to weather conditions or other factors beyond control
Additional Information

Minimum of 2 passengers are required for the scenic helicopter flight aspect of the tour

Containes notes on wheelchair accessContaines notes for the visually impairedContaines notes for the hearing impaired
Wheelchair Accessibility

Ramp access to pier helipad

Scenic flights have no mobility restrictions (assistance from carer required for passengers with little or no mobility)

Ramp access from vessel to activities platform available

Ramp access from marina to vessel available

Number of Steps

Approx. 2 steps 1 foot (30cm) into aircraft~|~Glass Bottom Boat - negotiate 3 steps onto vessel.~|~Semi-submersible – negotiate 8 steep steps.~|~Snorkel Platform – chair lift & ramps, buoyancy jackets available.~|~Underwater Observatory – negotiate 21 steps.

Onboard Access

Disabled toilet facilities available on board the vessel with ramp access from platform

Visually Impaired Notes

Audio information available in English and Chinese with headsets

Announcements and commentary provided throughout the day

Facilities

1 x wheelchair accessible toilet located at the Cairns Heli Centre

Cargo storage for collapsible wheelchairs (size and dimensions dependant on helicopter)

Chair lift available at pontoon to lower passenger into water snorkelling/swimming

Additional Information

Heli Storage Hold ranges from 3.76 sqft to 0.55 sqft
Transfers

Only available for passengers who are able to negotiate 3 stairs and has collapsible wheelchair. The first step is approx. 300mm high.

Wheelchair taxis are available for pre booking

Pre-order Local Transport

You must arrange your own local transport in advance.

This is the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience! Departing from both Cairns and Port Douglas, book a scenic helicopter flight to the pontoon on the Agincourt Ribbon Reef for a day of seeing all there is to see of the Great Barrier Reef.

Read More

Highlights

  • Be rewarded with panoramic views of the Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest, tropical islands and coastal beaches
  • Explore the underwater wonders of the Great Barrier Reef at Agincourt Ribbon Reef – Snorkel, scuba dive or helmet dive or stay dry and discover unique reef formations on a Semi-submersible tour

Perfect Selfie

  • Snap a selfie from the comfort of your seat in a luxury helicopter as you soar above the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest

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

Itinerary

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight and Agincourt Ribbon Reef Tours

Departing from Cairns and Port Douglas, there are number of tour options available that include a Great Barrier Reef scenic helicopter flight and a boat cruise to Agincourt Ribbon Reef, an activity platform located upon the outer Great Barrier Reef. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Great Barrier Reef Scenic Helicopter Flight
  • Access to Agincourt Ribbon Reef Activity Platform
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Stinger and Lycra suits
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Marine biologist presentation
  • Coach transfers from Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove accommodation are available on
  • Government reef levy
  • Lunch
  • Fish Feeding Presentation
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Port Douglas

Departure Time
  • Cruise - Fly option departs Reef Marina at 10.00am
  • Fly - Cruise option departs Port Douglas Heli-Pad at 11.15am
Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Port Douglas
  • Cruise - Fly: 7.30am – 8.30am complimentary pick up from your accommodation in Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Cruise - Fly Self Drive: you can check-in at the Quicksilver office at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas at 9.00am
  • Fly - Cruise: 7.30am – 8.30am complimentary pick up from your accommodation in Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches and 10.30am from Port Douglas
  • Fly - Cruise Self Drive: you can check-in at the Quicksilver office at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas at 10.30am
  • Fly - Fly: 7.30am – 8.30am complimentary pick up from your accommodation in Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches and 10.30am from Port Douglas
  • Fly - Fly Self Drive: you can check-in at the Quicksilver office at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas at 10.30am
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Does not operate on Christmas Day

Duration

Agincourt Reef

What to Bring
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Cash or credit card for additional purchases
  • Light Jacket
  • Camera
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Return coach transfers from your Cairns accommodation if needed
  • Return coach transfers from your Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation if needed
  • Introductory dive
  • Certified Dive
  • Helmet Diving
  • Guided snorkel tour
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium, Active

Restrictions
  • Scuba Diving – minimum age 12
  • Guests body and luggage weight must be advised at time of booking. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to charge a 100% cancellation fee

Weight: Up to 110 Kg / 243 Lb

IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Diving, Scuba Doo and Helmet Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo.
  • Participation is subject to medical questionnaires completed on board with the tour operator.
  • Minimum age for scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo is 12 years.
  • Flying after diving: A wait of 12 hours is recommended but preferably 24 hours, if doing multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Intro Dive Medical Advanced Dive Medical Seawalker Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy
  • One infant under 3 years of age 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.

  • Cancellations must be advised at least 24 hours prior to flight to receive a full refund
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of flight will incur a 100% cancellation fee
  • The pilot makes the final decision regarding the continuation of any flight and may terminate the flight at any time if he/she deems it unsafe to proceed
  • Departure times to and from Agincourt Ribbon Reef may vary due to weather conditions or other factors beyond control
Additional Information

Minimum of 2 passengers are required for the scenic helicopter flight aspect of the tour

Tour Code: 554

Prices From

au$585

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

Child: au$585.00
Family: au$2,340.00

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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