Great Barrier Reef helicopter tour

  • Depart Cairns: on-demand tide dependent
  • Includes: 40-minute flying time and 2 hours on Vlasoff Cay

    The Great Barrier Reef Helicopter tour consists of a spectacular flight over the Reef and two hours on Vlasoff Cay.

Start your day with breathtaking views of the Great Barrier Reef before landing at a pristine sand cay surrounded by crystal-clear water.

Your Great Barrier Reef helicopter tour journey begins.

Imagine yourself and your loved ones flying over the stunning reef. You’ll have a bird’s-eye view of one of the world’s seven natural wonders. In addition to these picture-postcard views, sightings of manta rays Green Sea Turtles and other marine life happen daily during this Cairns helicopter tour.

When you reach Vlasoff Cay, a pristine sand cay in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, you will be in paradise. There are no crowds, so you can experience this fantastic destination exclusively.

For 2 hours, relax on the pure white sand, enjoy a gourmet picnic hamper and sparkling wine and enjoy the exclusive use of this stunning sand cay.

Snorkel off the cay on the fringing reefs and discover the beauty of the surrounding coral gardens.

Book this Great Barrier Reef Helicopter tour for any day with at least 2 passengers.

This Cairns helicopter tour departs from Cairns General Aviation—courtesy return transfers from your Cairns City, northern beaches, and Palm Cove hotels.

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