Cairns Helicopter Charters - Scenic Flights
Prices from $399 AUD
With Scenic Flights ranging from 30 minutes to one hour, and covering such sights as Cairns City, the Northern Beaches, Kuranda, Waterfalls and the Great Barrier Reef, there's a scenic helicopter flight to suit just about anyone. All flights offer great photo opportunities.
- Cairns City
- Great Barrier Reef
|Barron Gorge, Kuranda & Northern Beaches Scenic Flight
||30 minute Scenic Flight over Kuranda, the Barron Gorge and Cairns' Northern Beaches
|Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight
||30 Minute Scenic Flight over the Great Barrier Reef
|Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight
||45 Minute Scenic Flight over the Great Barrier Reef (Vlasoff Cay & Green Isl), Kuranda, the Barron Gorge and Cairns' Northern Beaches
|Ultimate Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight
||60 Minute Scenic Flight over the Great Barrier Reef (Vlasoff Cay & Green Isl), Kuranda, the Barron Gorge and Cairns' Northern Beaches
PLEASE NOTE: Passenger weight restrictions may apply. Scenic flights require a minimum of 2 guests to operate.
AUSTRALIAN AVIATION REGULATIONS require all children 3 and over to have their own seat when travelling in a helicopter - therefore infant age for heli activities is 2 and under.
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Barron Gorge, Kuranda Falls & Northern Beaches - 30 minutes
Take off over Cairns city and experience the natural beauty of the region's spectacular heritage listed rainforest. Fly over Stoney Creek Falls, Barron Gorge National Park, Barron Falls and the rainforest surrounding Kuranda before passing over emerald-covered mountains and the stunning coastline of Palm Cove and the northern beaches on your return to Cairns.
Great Barrier Reef - 30 minutes
Enjoy a spectacular view of Cairns city as you take off towards the world’s largest coral reef system. Experience the sheer size and beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and gain a true appreciation of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. This flight includes views of beautiful Green Island, Vlasoff Sand Cay and Upolu Sand Cay – three of the most striking sand islands on the Great Barrier Reef. Sightings of manta rays, turtles and other marine life are not uncommon on the reef scenic flight and if you're flying with us in the winter months there is even a chance of spotting whales; however, as the marine life are wild animals, we can’t make any guarantees. Optional short 20 minute stop on Vlasoff Cay to enjoy a glass of sparkling wine.
Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight - 45 minutes
Combining two of the region's most impressive natural beauties, the Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight showcases the wonders of heritage-listed rainforest and the magnificent Great Barrier Reef in one flight. Soar over the rainforest canopy of Barron Gorge National Park and Kuranda, then experience the cascading waters of both the Stoney Creek and Barron Gorge waterfalls. Pass over spectacular Palm Cove and the northern beaches before making your way out to the awe-inspiring Great Barrier Reef to take in the size and splendour of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Including views of Green Island and Vlasoff Cay the flight concludes with a spectacular view over Cairns city and the surrounding area. Optional short 20 minute stop on Vlasoff Cay to enjoy a glass of sparkling wine.
Ultimate Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight - 60 minutes
Our most luxurious flight encompasses all the natural beauty of the Cairns region in an hour-long scenic adventure. Fly over Lake Morris and Copperlode Dam, providing you with panoramic views over Cairns and the Atherton Tablelands. Track north over magnificent rainforest in the Barron Gorge National Park and past both the Stoney Creek and Barron Gorge waterfalls as you climb over the rainforest-covered mountains and on to Kuranda. Swoop towards the coast and experience the beauty of Palm Cove and the northern beaches from the air before heading out to visit the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef. Experience the majestic beauty of this natural wonder of the world as you pass over azure waters, pristine reefs and striking sand cays, including the jewel of the reef, Green Island. Your return voyage provides you with breathtaking views over Cairns city and the surrounding area in advance of your safe return to our airport base. Optional short 20 minute stop on Vlasoff Cay to enjoy a glass of sparkling wine.
Optional Vlasoff Cay Stop
Enhance your Great Barrier Reef experience with a landing on Vlasoff Sand Cay, explore the cay and enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling wine.