Whitsundays Helicopter Flights - Great Barrier Reef Tour - Hamilton Island - Cruise Fly

Tour Code: 829

Departing: Airlie Beach

Cruise & Fly & Island Tour
  • A fabulous combo package tour deal with a boat cruise to a pontoon to snorkel the reef and then a helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef to Hamilton Island and a boat cruise back to Airlie Beach in a one day tour.
  • At 7.30am check in for your Great Barrier Reef tour in Airlie Beach and spend 2.5 hours on the interactive Reefworld Pontoon at Hardy Reef.
  • Enjoy a 35 minute scenic helicopter flight from Reefworld around the beautiful Whitsunday Islands, past all the icons such as Heart Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet back to Airlie Beach.
  • Spend 1.5 hours exploring Hamilton Island at your leisure and then ride the catamaran back thru the Whitsunday Islands to Airlie Beach.

Included In Price

  • One way Great Barrier Reef tour from Airlie Beach to Reefworld Pontoon
  • Spend 2.5 hours at Reefworld Pontoon - Heart Reef
  • Spend 1.5 hours at Hamilton Island
  • All snorkel gear and wetsuits provided on Reefworld Pontoon
  • Buffet luncheon on the pontoon
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Semi-submersible submarine tours
  • 35 minute one-way helicopter flight with scenic views of Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and Heart Reef on the return flight to Airlie Beach

Fabulous Airlie Beach combo package tour deal that combines a Great Barrier Reef snorkel tour to an interactive pontoon on Hardy Reef and a scenic helicopter flight to Hamilton Island and a boat cruise back to Airlie Beach all in just 1 day of fun.

The best way to really explore the Great Barrier Reef is on a dive and snorkel tour and a helicopter scenic flight so you can see it in all its magnificence from both under the water and on top of the water. 

Our 3 in 1 Great Barrier Reef combo package tour deal offers visitors every possible viewing perspective with our combination Boat Cruise – Helicopter Flight and Hamilton Island tour package.

Guests spend 2.5 hours on the Reefworld interactive floating pontoon at Hardy Reef in the Whitsundays, then a helicopter takes them to Hamilton Island to spend 1.5 hours of exploration time and then a return trip to Airlie Beach by luxury catamaran.

The helicopter flight portion features approximately 35 minutes low level flight time encompassing views of the Whitsunday islands, Hill Inlet, Heart Reef and the outer Great Barrier Reef of Queensland, Australia.

The tour also includes approximately 2.5 hours at the Reefworld interactive pontoon, a tropical buffet lunch, snorkeling and coral viewing from the underwater viewing chamber, before flying to Hamilton Island.

Check In Port Of Airlie

Check in to Boat Cruise Terminal Port of Airlie at 7:30am where you will board your luxury catamaran and cruise to the Great Barrier Reef pontoon.

2.5hrs At Cruise Whitsundays Reefworld

Spend 2.5hours out at the Great Barrier Reef where snorkeling, a semi-submersible submarine tour and buffet lunch are provided.

Scenic Helicopter Flight to Hamilton Island

Depart the Reefworld pontoon on a one-way helicopter flight (approx. 35 minutes) and enjoy scenic views of the world famous Heart Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet to Hamilton Island.

Boat Cruise Departs Hamilton Island For Airlie Beach

After spending approx 1.5hrs exploring Hamilton Island, sit back and enjoy your scenic boat tour back through the Whitsunday Islands to Airlie Beach.

Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Airlie Beach

Departure Time

7.30am check in at Port of Airlie for Great Barrier Reef tour

Departure Instructions

Departs from Port of Airlie

  • Heart Reef
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Hill Inlet
  • Hardy Reef
  • Hamilton Island
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation


Closed Christmas Day


Approximately 2.5 hours at Reefworld Pontoon
Approximately 35 minutes on helicopter flight
Approximately 1.5 hours on Hamilton Island

Fitness Level Required

Medium, Active


Scuba Diving – minimum age 12

Weight: Up to 130 Kg / 287 Lb


Scuba Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving.
  • Participation is subject to a medical questionnaire completed on board with the tour operator
  • Minimum age for scuba diving is 12 years.
  • Flying after scuba diving: a wait of 12 hours is recommended after one dive, 18 hour after 2 dives and at least 24 hours after multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Advanced Dive Medical Intro Dive Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Additional Information
  • For legal and safety reasons all passengers are weighed prior to boarding helicopter flights – 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.

Towels and items for swimming in soft carry bag to not exceed 5kgs

As per aviation policy one child per flight

This is a booking request only not a confirmed booking. Booking confirmation will be advised or please call 1300 761 612 to confirm.

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 under 48 hours notice – no refunds
  • If passengers elect not to travel due to weather conditions but flights are still operational, 100% cancellation fee will apply

Whitsundays Helicopter Flights - Great Barrier Reef Tour - Hamilton Island - Cruise Fly

Tour Code: 829

Departing: Airlie Beach

Cruise & Fly & Island Tour



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

Child: au$550.00
Family: au$2,300.00

Tour Code: 829



14 yrs & over

3 - 13 yrs

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

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