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Reefworld Cruise/Fly

Departing: Hamilton Island

Pickup: Hamilton Island

Boat Cruise to Pontoon & Helicopter Flight
  • Sitting in the helicopter flying over the beautiful Whitsunday Islands
  • Landing on a pontoon in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Seeing the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsunday Islands from above and below the waters surface

Our Whitsunday Cruise & Fly Great Barrier Reef Tour combines a boat tour from Hamilton Island out to the Cruise Whitsundays Pontoon Platform called Reefworld on Hardy Reef and a scenic Helicopter Flight return to Hamilton Island.

One of our most popular Whitsunday Great Barrier Reef tours is our Cruise and Fly helicopter package deal.

Experience the Great Barrier Reef from every possible perspective with this combination Cruise/Fly helicopter package.

See the reef from below the water’s surface whilst snorkelling and see it from above on your 35 minute helicopter flight back to Hamilton Island.

Enjoy your scenic boat cruise by luxury catamaran that departs from Hamilton Island and takes guests out to the stable floating platform that is moored at Hardy Reef.

Spend 2.5 hours at Reefworld pontoon where you can snorkel and see all the underwater action from the underwater viewing chamber. Enjoy a buffet lunch, a bit of snorkeling and coral viewing.

Return home to Hamilton Island via helicopter, encompassing views of the famous icons of the Outer Great Barrier Reef, Heart Reef, Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and the beautiful green Whitsunday Islands.

Itinerary

Checking in for your Great Barrier Reef Tour to Hardy Reef Pontoon.

Check into the Cruise Whitsunday office on Hamilton Island 20 minutes prior departure and collect your boarding pass.

Cruise Whitsunday boat departs Hamilton Island for Reefworld Pontoon at Hardy Reef.

Sit back and enjoy your scenic high speed catamaran cruise out to Hardy Reef through the beautiful Whitsunday Islands.

Spend 2.5hrs Snorkeling at Cruise Whitsundays Reefworld Pontoon at Hardy Reef

Spend approximately 2.5hours on the Great Barrier Reef where snorkelling gear, a semi-submersible submarine tour and buffet lunch is provided by Cruise Whitsundays.

Helicopter Scenic flight to Hamilton Island Air Terminal

Depart Reef World pontoon for your helicopter scenic flight that have you on a low level flight for approximately 35 minutes to see the scenic views of Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, and the outer reef including Heart Reef.

Coach Transfers Hamilton Island

Once your helicopter lands back at Hamilton Island Air we will organize a complimentary transfer to the Cruise Whitsundays office, Reef View Hotel, Beach Club or Whitsunday Apartments.

See more Hamilton Island Great Barrier Reef tours

Included In Price

  • 35 minute scenic helicopter flight
  • 2.5 Hours at Reefworld Interactive Pontoon
  • Buffet lunch
  • Snorkelling gear
  • Coral viewing from the pontoon underwater viewing chamber
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Hamilton Island

Departure Time

Tour departs at 09:00

Pickup Locations

Hamilton Island

  • Pick up time to be confirmed at time of booking
Destinations
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Hardy Reef
  • Hill Inlet
  • Heart Reef
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Closed on Christmas Day

Duration

2.5 Hours at Reefworld Pontoon
6 Hours in total

Fitness Level Required

Medium

Restrictions

For legal and safety reasons all passengers are weighed prior to boarding – individual weights in excess of 110kg will incur an extra seat surcharge. Combined body weights per two passengers booking’s in excess of 180 kg’s will incur an extra seat surcharge. Maximum per seat weight is 130 kg’s.

Weight: Up to 130 Kg / 287 Lb

  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimming costume
  • Cash for drinks and snacks

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.

  • Flights cancelled with over 24 hours notice – 25% cancellation fee
  • Flights cancelled by 7:00pm the day prior to departure – 50% cancellation fee
  • Flights cancelled on the day of departure – 100% cancellation fee
  • If passengers elect not to travel due to weather conditions but flights are still operational, 100% cancellation fee will apply

Helicopter Flight Whitsundays | Hamilton Island Cruise & Fly Great Barrier Reef Tour

Departing: Hamilton Island

Pickup: Hamilton Island

Boat Cruise to Pontoon & Helicopter Flight

From

au$495.00

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

Child: au$455.00
Family: au$1,900.00

Tour Code: 685

From

au$495.00

14 yrs & over

3 - 13 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
Phone
1300 231 118
WhatsApp
+61 427 074 745
WeChat
BarrierReefAustralia
Phone
1300 231 118
WhatsApp
+61 427 074 745
WeChat
BarrierReefAustralia

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