Helicopter Tour - Ultimate Aboriginal Cultural Experience

Tour Code: 561

Prices From

au$1,050

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

Child: au$1,050.00
Family: au$4,200.00

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 tropical rainforest experience. Enjoy a return scenic helicopter flight from Cairns and over two World Heritage listed sites, the Great Barrier Reef and the ancient Daintree Rainforest.

Read More

Highlights

  • Enjoy panoramic views of the northern coastline, the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Rainforest on a return scenic helicopter flight to the Daintree
  • Discover the rainforest and its uniqiue history, wildlife and nature on a half day 4WD Cultural Adventure tour
  • Learn about the Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Rainforest tribe with a local guide
  • Sample Aussie Bush Tucker, take a dip in a freshwater stream, visit ancient indigenous cultural sites, catch a mud crab, try your hand at spear throwing and learn about traditional Aboriginal hunting practices
  • Enjoy a lunch at Daintree Village with a glass of wine or beer  

Perfect Selfie

  • Take the ultimate rainforest selfie whilst catch a mud crab, sampling Aussie bush tucker, attempting the art of spear throwing or trying a traditional aboriginal hunting practice
  • Have your camera ready as you dive deep into the rainforest by 4WD. The rainforest sights fauna provide the perfect backdrop for a selfie  

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

Itinerary

Experience The Daintree – Nature & Cultural Adventure Tour

 

Departing from Cairns, your adventure includes a return scenic helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage rainforest. Fly above Cairns, Palm Cove, Port Douglas and the northern coastline before arriving in the heart of the Daintree, the world’s oldest rainforest. Here you will enjoy a half day 4WD Cultural Adventure tour led by a local aboriginal guide. Discover the rainforest, learn about the local aboriginal culture and history, sample some Aussie bush tucker and try traditional hunting practices Enjoy a one course lunch in Daintree Village with a glass of wine or beer, before boarding your aircraft for your return scenic flight back to Cairns. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Return Helicopter Flight to the Daintree (approx. 80 minutes)
  • In flight commentary with headsets
  • Half day Walkabout Cultural Adventures Tour
  • Lunch in Daintree Village with a glass of wine or beer
  • Return transfers froom Cairns & Northen 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.
  • Self Dive: you can check in at the Nautilus Aviation office Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation in Cairns 30 minutes prior to departure
Destinations
  • Cairns
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Daintree Rainforest
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

6 hours

What to Bring
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Comfortable shoes for walking in the water
  • Insect repellent
Available for Purchase / Hire

Return accommodation transfers from Port Douglas - Min 2 Guests

Fitness Level Required

Medium

Restrictions

Guests over 110 kg may be subject to additional charge.

Weight: Up to 110 Kg / 243 Lb

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 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 of 2 passengers are required for the scenic helicopter flight aspect of the tour
  • 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.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
This is the ultimate tropical rainforest experience. Enjoy a return scenic helicopter flight from Cairns and over two World Heritage listed sites, the Great Barrier Reef and the ancient Daintree Rainforest.

Read More

Highlights

  • Enjoy panoramic views of the northern coastline, the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Rainforest on a return scenic helicopter flight to the Daintree
  • Discover the rainforest and its uniqiue history, wildlife and nature on a half day 4WD Cultural Adventure tour
  • Learn about the Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Rainforest tribe with a local guide
  • Sample Aussie Bush Tucker, take a dip in a freshwater stream, visit ancient indigenous cultural sites, catch a mud crab, try your hand at spear throwing and learn about traditional Aboriginal hunting practices
  • Enjoy a lunch at Daintree Village with a glass of wine or beer  

Perfect Selfie

  • Take the ultimate rainforest selfie whilst catch a mud crab, sampling Aussie bush tucker, attempting the art of spear throwing or trying a traditional aboriginal hunting practice
  • Have your camera ready as you dive deep into the rainforest by 4WD. The rainforest sights fauna provide the perfect backdrop for a selfie  

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

Itinerary

Experience The Daintree – Nature & Cultural Adventure Tour

 

Departing from Cairns, your adventure includes a return scenic helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage rainforest. Fly above Cairns, Palm Cove, Port Douglas and the northern coastline before arriving in the heart of the Daintree, the world’s oldest rainforest. Here you will enjoy a half day 4WD Cultural Adventure tour led by a local aboriginal guide. Discover the rainforest, learn about the local aboriginal culture and history, sample some Aussie bush tucker and try traditional hunting practices Enjoy a one course lunch in Daintree Village with a glass of wine or beer, before boarding your aircraft for your return scenic flight back to Cairns. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Return Helicopter Flight to the Daintree (approx. 80 minutes)
  • In flight commentary with headsets
  • Half day Walkabout Cultural Adventures Tour
  • Lunch in Daintree Village with a glass of wine or beer
  • Return transfers froom Cairns & Northen 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.
  • Self Dive: you can check in at the Nautilus Aviation office Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation in Cairns 30 minutes prior to departure
Destinations
  • Cairns
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Daintree Rainforest
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

6 hours

What to Bring
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Comfortable shoes for walking in the water
  • Insect repellent
Available for Purchase / Hire

Return accommodation transfers from Port Douglas - Min 2 Guests

Fitness Level Required

Medium

Restrictions

Guests over 110 kg may be subject to additional charge.

Weight: Up to 110 Kg / 243 Lb

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 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 of 2 passengers are required for the scenic helicopter flight aspect of the tour
  • 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.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 561

Prices From

au$1,050

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

Child: au$1,050.00
Family: au$4,200.00

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

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

Book With Barrier Reef Australia

Why Book With Barrier Reef Australia?

  • Best Prices Guaranteed
  • 7 Day Support
  • Great Barrier Reef Experts
  • Personalised Experiences

Learn More

You May Also Like

Luxury Private Charter Boat Whitsundays

Luxury Charter Boat Great Barrier Reef

Luxury Charter Boat Great Barrier Reef

Book Now

Step on board our luxury 110 foot private charter boat in Cairns to explore the Great Barrier Reef

Relaxing by the swimming pool, Green Island

Half Day Green Island Tour

Half Day Green Island Tour

Book Now

Green Island Tour, Half Day, Best Prices for families 2nd Child Travels Free

Real sailing - calm water sunset sailing from Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island – Sunset Sail and Dinner

Magnetic Island – Sunset Sail and Dinner

Book Now

Take the Townsville ferry to Magnetic Island for an afternoon sunset sail and dinner for two at Peppers Blue on Blue Boardwalk restaurant.