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60 Minute Scenic Reef and Rainforest Flight

The Reef and Rainforest 60 minute scenic flight from Cairns showcases two world heritage areas- The Daintree Rainforest and the Barrier Reef in one flight!


60 Minute Reef & Rainforest helicopter flight
See two World Heritage listed areas in one flight
Spectacular views over the Great Barrier Reef
Birds-eye views of the Daintree Rainforest
Informative commentary
FREE return transfers from Cairns Hotels

What you need to know

Experience the world's largest coral reef and the world's oldest rainforest in one spectacular 60 minute scenic helicopter flight from Cairns. This is the ultimate scenic helicopter flight that includes both the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest! Jump aboard with your friendly pilot who will provide you with informative commentary as you take to the skies. Get a glimpse of Cairns and the North Queensland Coastline before heading North to see the lush ancient rainforest and mighty Barron Gorge waterfall. Then, for a change of scenery be amazed by the kaleidoscope of colour that unfolds before your eyes as you fly over the Great Barrier Reef and Green Island. Keep your eyes peeled for any marine life including turtles, dolphins, reef sharks, rays and occasionally whales (in season). One World Heritage area is special, but two side by side is exceptional and totally unique.

See the best of both worlds with this unique 60 minute scenic helicopter tour. Book your scenic reef and rainforest flight online here!

More info


  • 60 minute Great Barrier Reef and Rainforest Scenic Helicopter Flight
  • Return transfers from Cairns hotels
  • Informative commentary


  • 60 minute scenic helicopter tour over the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest
  • See two world-heritage listed areas in one flight
  • See the spectacular North Queensland coastline from the air
  • Amazing views over the Daintree Rainforest and Waterfalls
  • Birds-eye view over Cairns City and Green Island
  • Pristine sand cays

Tour Times

  • Flights depart daily between 10am and 4pm from the Cairns Heliport, 2 Pier Point Rd, Cairns City. Complimentary Cairns hotel transfers are also available and must be reconfirmed prior to travel

Important Information

  • Bookings are subject to availability and only confirmed upon receipts of accurate body weights and booking details
  • You will receive an email with your pick up/check-in time within 24 hours of your booking
  • Due to aviation weight restrictions, your body weight must be advised prior to the booking being confirmed. Should you advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to refuse travel and charge a 100% cancellation fee. All passengers will be weighed before the flight
  • Children are defined as being aged between 3-13 years. One infant under their 3rd birthday may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian's lap. A maximum of one infant per helicopter may travel as per CASA regulations

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this activity
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

60 Minute Scenic Reef and Rainforest Flight

Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns Airport, QLD 4870