Cairns Reef Scenic Flight

Starting from: $AU399.00

Tour Overview

  • Tour: 30, 45 or 60min reef scenic helicopter flight
  • Departure location: Cairns & Northern Beaches
  • Suitable for families, backpackers & couples
  • Number of passengers: Min 2 / Max 6
  • Departs: Daily
  • Duration: 30, 45 or 60 minutes
  • Places visited:
  • 30min: Green Island, Outer Great Barrier Reef, Upolo Cay and Cairns
  • 45min: Green Island, Outer Great Barrier Reef, Oyster Reef, Upolo Cay and Cairns
  • 60min:Fitzroy Island, Outer Great Barrier Reef, Michaelmas and Upolo Cay, Palm Cove, Kuranda and Cairns

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Cairns Reef Scenic Flight

Come and see the reef from a different and unique angle, from the air.

In this exciting helicopter flight visitors will be able to see how big and beautiful the Great Barrier Reef really is with all the different colours that can only be seen from the air. Passengers can choose to do a 30, 45 or 60 minute flight.

The flight experience starts with the helicopter heading towards Green Island where passengers see the beautiful and famous coral cay. Afterwards the next location is the outer reef where passengers see locations such as Vlasoff Cay, Upolo Cay, Arlington Reef and much more.

In the 45 minute flight option passengers will also get to see Oyster Reef and the itinerary for the 60 minute flight is Green Island, Outer Great Barrier Reef, Oyster Reef, Upolo Cay and Cairns. Have the camera ready to take amazing photos.

Passengers is provided with a headset allowing them to easily communicate with the pilot, who knows the region well and will share his knowledge with everyone on board.

What's included in the main price

  • Pick up and drop off from Cairns & Northern Beaches accommodation
  • Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight over Cairns Reef locatoins
  • Upgrade to Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight
  • Return coach transfer from Port Douglas
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Tour Itinerary

Time Description
Pick up from accommodation
Passengers check in at the office and weight check
30, 45 or 60 minute scenic flight over the Great barrier Reef in Cairns
Coach transfer back to accommodation

Please Note:
Passenger Weight: Please note that client’s body weight must be advised prior to the reservation being confirmed as per Australia's Aviation Policy. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to charge a 100% cancellation fee.
Insurance: The helicopter operator carries full insurance including Public Liability Insurance of $50,000,000.00.

Tour Prices

Rates & Tariffs

Season: 2017 - 2018 Rates Dates: 1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018 Action
30 minute Reef Flight $399.00 per adult
$399.00 per child
$1,396.00 per family
45 minute Reef Flight $499.00 per adult
$499.00 per child
$1,746.00 per family
60 minute Reef Flight $699.00 per adult
$699.00 per child
$2,446.00 per family
Additional Extras Dates: 1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018
Return coach transfer from Port Douglas $49.00 per adult / $49.00 per child

Age: Adult age: 15 yrs + / Child age: 4-14 years inclusive.

Booking fees: Tourism Cairns do not charge any booking fees.

Deposit and final payment: At Tourism Cairns clients are required to pay a deposit only at the time of booking. Final payment is to be completed 48 hours prior to departure or on the day of travel, depending on each tour operator's policy.

Cancellation by the traveller: If the tour is cancelled by the client up to 7 days prior to departure, a full refund is applicable. If the tour is cancelled by the client 7 days prior to departure, the deposit amount might be retained. If the tour is cancelled by the client 48 hours prior to departure, 100% cancellation fee may apply.

Booking amendments: If the date of a tour needs to be changed, Tourism Cairns must be notified in writing by the client up to 48 hours prior to the tour date.

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