• Location: Cairns, Northern Beaches and Palm Cove, Australia
  • Duration: Varies (approx.)
From USD $239.33

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Reviewed by: louise l, August 2016

Boat was comfortable. Food was great. Helicopter over the reef was amazing.

Reviewed by: Mark Q, August 2016

most expensive tour for our trip but worth doing it, great fun, program well covered from the sun to the sea, signature tour for short stay in Cairns

Reviewed by: Cynthia S T, August 2016

I would recommend the Helicopter Tour to everyone!! It was the most amazing experience to see the reef from the air. In retrospect, the catamaran return was nice but would have preferred to return on the helicopter because the view was so amazing.

Reviewed by: Maria D, July 2016

This tour was amazing and very well organized! Will recomend this to everyone who wants to do a tour of the GBR. Boat was big and new, bbq lunch was very decent. The reefs that we went to were beautiful! And all staff were professional, helpful and friendy. No hassles at all.

Reviewed by: Travis C, July 2016

The helicopter ride over the reef was incredible. It was well-guided, very smooth ride, and the landing on the wooden dock near the reefs was exciting.

The views from the reef are magnificent. The water was unusually choppy the day I went, which made swimming and accessing the reef fully a challenging proposition. I also felt the water was a tad overcrowded, which meant frequent collisions with nearby snorkelers. All in all, for what I paid and making the most of the challenging weather, it was a great experience to see the famed reef

The boat ride back was comfy, and the staff were excellent

Reviewed by: chris, May 2016

I would definitely recommend this trip to anyone. The whole trip from loading on the helicopter to the safety briefing and snorkelling on the boat to the boat ride back to the reef terminal was run very professionally and by a group of pleasant and friendly people

Reviewed by: Christine S, Australia, May 2016

Well organised tour. Fantastic experience from the helicopter to snorkelling to food and the boat ride back. I would recommend this tour to family and friends