Scenic Flight Over Great Barrier Reef, 30 Minutes - Departs Cairns

  • Scenic Flight Over Great Barrier Reef, 30 Minutes - Departs Cairns

Enjoy incredible views of the Great Barrier Reef from the air during a 30-minute scenic flight from Cairns. See highlights such as Green Island, Upolu Cay, Oyster Reef, Arlington Reef, Vlassof Reef and Michaelmas Reef, taking in the sights as your guide points out the landmarks below.

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Great Barrier Reef (departing Cairns)
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  • Description
    • Soar over the Great Barrier Reef in a fixed-wing plane
    • Enjoy amazing views from your guaranteed window seat
    • See highlights like Oyster Reef, Arlington Reef, Green Island, Double Island and more

    The exhilaration of flying over one of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world is an unbeatable feeling. This half hour scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef is something you need to tick off your bucket list. 

    After being picked up from Cairns and having a quick flight briefing, you’ll be seated comfortably in your guaranteed window seat and prepare for take off. During your 30 minute flight you’ll see up to 140km of the Outer Barrier Reef, plus inner islands, reefs and sand cays. 

    Soak up clear views of Green Island, Vlasoff Cay, Arlington Reef, Double Island, Oyster Reef and plenty more. Look out for marine life like manta rays, large green turtles, sharks, dugongs, and whales (during whale seasons), which you can spot clearly from the aircraft. You’ll also look down over Port Douglas and the Northern Beaches of Cairns from an unbeatable aerial view of Queensland’s Tropical North.

    Soaring over the incredible sights will get your heart racing and make your Great Barrier Reef experience seriously unforgettable. 

    Intensity: 3.0 Intensity
    Intensity: 3.0 Intensity
  • Experience Details

    Fitness and Experience

    • Maximum weight is 115kg

    What to Bring/Wear

    • Sunglasses
    • Bottle of water

    What is Supplied

    • 30 minute Great Barrier Reef scenic flight 
    • All passengers have a window seat
    • Informative commentary on the sights from the pilot
    • Hotel transfers from Cairns
    • Marine park fees

    More Information

    • This experience will have a maximum of 27 participants
    • Your hotel pick up will be organised for approximately 40 minutes prior to your flight
    • Flights should be between 9.30am and 2.30pm for the best view of the reef without shadows and reflections in the way
    • Passengers must advise their weight when filling out a booking request, and you will be weighed at the Terminal before boarding. If your weight at boarding is 5kg or more over what was advised at time of booking, the operator reserves the right to deny access to the flight without refund

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