Ultimate Reef & Rainforest - 60-Minute Flight

Tour Code: 106

Prices From

au$699

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

Child: au$699.00
Family: au$2,796.00

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

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

There’s no better way to experience the diverse and breath taking landscape of Tropical North Queensland. Enjoy panoramic views of two World Heritage Listed natural wonders on a 60 minute scenic helicopter flight from Cairns or Port Douglas.

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Highlights

  • Enjoy panoramic aerial views of two World Heritage Listed natural wonders Discover the vast and diverse landscape of Tropical North Queensland from the comfort of your helicopter window
  • Fly above the colourful corals, unique reef formations and tropical islands of the Great Barrier Reef See the region’s beautiful beaches and white sandy stretches of coastline from above
  • Experience the towering rainforest canopies, mountainous ranges and cascading waterfalls of the world’s oldest rainforest
  • Learn of the region’s significance with in flight commentary provided by your experienced Pilot

Perfect Selfie

  • If departing from Cairns, have your camera ready as you fly above the white sand island of Michaelmas Cay
  • If departing from Port Douglas, the iconic Daintree River provides the perfect selfie opportunity as Cape Kimberley, Snapper Island and the Great Barrier Reef plays backdrop to the ultimate holiday snap

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

Itinerary

Ultimate Reef & Rainforest 60 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flight – departing Cairns

Your scenic flight from Cairns will have you taking in the sights of the Great Barrier Reef including Green Island, Arlington Reef, Michaelmas Cay and Vlasoff Cay before soaring above coastal beaches and deep into the world’s oldest rainforest. Fly above Barrron Gorge National Park, Crystal Cascades, Stoney Creek Falls and Lake Morris. 

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Included In Price

  • Courtesy return transfers
  • 60 Minutes Scenic Flight
  • In flight commentary
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Port Douglas

Departure Time

Departure times are flexible

Departure Instructions
  • Departs from Port Douglas and Cairns
  • Pick times and location will be provided at time of booking
Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Port Douglas
  • Return transfers from your accommodation in Port Douglas, Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove are available
  • Self Dive: you can check in at the GBR Helicopters office by Marlin Marina at Cairns Esplanade
  • Pick times and location will be provided at time of booking
Destinations
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Port Douglas
  • Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Listed Rainforest
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

60 minutes

What to Bring
  • Camera
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Restrictions

Guests body and luggage weight must be advised at the 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

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.

 

  • 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
  • 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
Additional Information

Minimum of 2 passengers are required. Please contact us if you are a sole traveler

Eco Certifications
Ecotourism Certified
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

Number of Steps

Approx. 2 steps 1 foot (30cm) into aircraft

Facilities

1 x wheelchair accessible toilet located at the Cairns Heli Centre,Ramp access to pier helipad,Cargo storage for collapsible wheelchairs (size and dimensions dependant on helicopter),Wheelchair storage at office for scenic flights

Additional Information

Approx. 2 steps 1 foot (30cm) into aircraft,Jetrangers and AS350 helicopters would be suitable to carry ‘larger’ items such as mobility devices, please advise of requirements on booking.

A minimum of 2 full paying passengers are required to confirm a flight, a discount is possible for the carer after these seats are filled.
Transfers

Tarago x 1 regular step

Hiace x 2 regular steps

Wheelchair taxi

Disabled parking at both office sites

There’s no better way to experience the diverse and breath taking landscape of Tropical North Queensland. Enjoy panoramic views of two World Heritage Listed natural wonders on a 60 minute scenic helicopter flight from Cairns or Port Douglas.

Read More

Highlights

  • Enjoy panoramic aerial views of two World Heritage Listed natural wonders Discover the vast and diverse landscape of Tropical North Queensland from the comfort of your helicopter window
  • Fly above the colourful corals, unique reef formations and tropical islands of the Great Barrier Reef See the region’s beautiful beaches and white sandy stretches of coastline from above
  • Experience the towering rainforest canopies, mountainous ranges and cascading waterfalls of the world’s oldest rainforest
  • Learn of the region’s significance with in flight commentary provided by your experienced Pilot

Perfect Selfie

  • If departing from Cairns, have your camera ready as you fly above the white sand island of Michaelmas Cay
  • If departing from Port Douglas, the iconic Daintree River provides the perfect selfie opportunity as Cape Kimberley, Snapper Island and the Great Barrier Reef plays backdrop to the ultimate holiday snap

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

Itinerary

Ultimate Reef & Rainforest 60 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flight – departing Cairns

Your scenic flight from Cairns will have you taking in the sights of the Great Barrier Reef including Green Island, Arlington Reef, Michaelmas Cay and Vlasoff Cay before soaring above coastal beaches and deep into the world’s oldest rainforest. Fly above Barrron Gorge National Park, Crystal Cascades, Stoney Creek Falls and Lake Morris. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Courtesy return transfers
  • 60 Minutes Scenic Flight
  • In flight commentary
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Port Douglas

Departure Time

Departure times are flexible

Departure Instructions
  • Departs from Port Douglas and Cairns
  • Pick times and location will be provided at time of booking
Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Port Douglas
  • Return transfers from your accommodation in Port Douglas, Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove are available
  • Self Dive: you can check in at the GBR Helicopters office by Marlin Marina at Cairns Esplanade
  • Pick times and location will be provided at time of booking
Destinations
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Port Douglas
  • Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Listed Rainforest
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

60 minutes

What to Bring
  • Camera
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Restrictions

Guests body and luggage weight must be advised at the 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

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.

 

  • 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
  • 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
Additional Information

Minimum of 2 passengers are required. Please contact us if you are a sole traveler

Eco Certifications
Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 106

Prices From

au$699

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

Child: au$699.00
Family: au$2,796.00

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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