Helicopter tour 30 Minute Scenic Reef Flight
Helicopter tours Cairns taking you high above the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef.
First, make sure you have your camera ready for some fantastic photo opportunities.
This scenic flight provides outstanding views of the Great Barrier Reef nearby islands and sand cays.
About the Great Barrier Reef
Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is the World’s largest coral reef. The GBR has over 2,500 individual reefs and over 900 islands and cays. Starting in Bundaberg and extending to the Northern tip of Cape York, the Great Barrier Reef covers three thousand kilometres.
Below the surface, there is over 1500 species of fish and also 400 different species of coral. The reef is also home to six out of the World’s seven sea turtles.
Next, you will also find dolphins, giant clams and also Manta Rays.
While flying, be on the lookout for dugongs, turtles, whales and sharks.
Breathtaking Views above the Great Barrier Reef
While flying above the reef, there are fantastic views of marine life, including turtles, manta rays, dolphins and whales.
Humpback whales are often seen on their annual migration between June and September.
Next, the helicopter pilot will be delighted to point out marine life during the flight.
This tour requires a minimum of two people to operate and can depart on any day.
Next, hit the book button, and we look forward to seeing you soon.
Then take a look at our Great Barrier Reef executive tour
This tour includes spectacular views of the Great Barrier Reef and surrounding islands.
- Pick up transfer from your Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation
- Depart general aviation
- 30-minute scenic flight
- Return transfer back to your accommodation
- Return transfers to and from your accommodation (Cairns City – Northern Beaches)
- 30-minute scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef
What to bring
What To Bring
- a sense of adventure!
How to get there
Departing from Cairns General Aviantion