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40-Minute Great Barrier Reef High-Wing Scenic Flight from Cairns Including Green Island Arlington Reef and Palm Cove

Highlights
  • Soar over the Great Barrier Reef with a 40-minute scenic flight
  • View Green Island, Double Island, and Arlington and Upolu Reefs from above
  • Listen to commentary from your knowledgeable pilot about the landmarks
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40-Minute Great Barrier Reef High-Wing Scenic Flight from Cairns Including Green Island Arlington Reef and Palm Cove
From $145.34
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12:45pm DepartureMost Popular
40-minute reef hopper scenic flight departing at 12:45pm
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40-minute reef hopper scenic flight departing at 8:45am
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40-minute reef hopper scenic flight departing at 2:00pm
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Overview
Get an incredible bird’s-eye view of one of the world’s natural wonders—the Great Barrier Reef—during a 40-minute scenic flight from Cairns. Receive informative commentary from your pilot will soaring over the turquoise waters and landmarks such as Green Island, Palm Cove, the Arlington and Upolu Reefs, before heading back to the mainland.
What to Expect

Meet your guide at your Cairns hotel before heading off to the airport for your 40-minute scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef.

Take off in a high wing plane towards Green Island to get a great view of the amazing Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy informative commentary from your pilot as you head back towards the North Queensland coast to fly over Cairns, Green Island, Double Island, Palm Cove, and the Arlington and Upolu reefs.

Enjoy every minute of the stunning reef views with a guaranteed window seat during the flight. Receive complimentary round-trip hotel transportation from your Cairns hotel as well.

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Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 10 reviews
Reviewed November 10, 2018
Great

They were very well organized, quick safety instructions, we were we informed on what to do and see. Our pilots was very informative and we had a very nice flight. Very well done.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C6875ZQbryanb
Reviewed October 26, 2018
Scenic flight over the Great Barrier reef

I always thought seeing the GBR would just be an underwater experience. This proved me wrong. A group of just 5 of us on the flight was perfect with a guaranteed view. Knowledgeable pilots kept us informed and gave us some spectacular views. Dont just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris F
Reviewed July 16, 2018
Everything you could ask for, and more

I thoroughly enjoyed this flight, being lucky enough to sit in the copilot seat. We flew over Green Island, Middle Cay and Arlington Reef. Conditions were perfect and the was no turbulence. The pilot let me take the controls for 5 minutes which was a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Geoffrey W
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile
Breathtaking experience

We went on the 40 minutes scenic flight yesterday and are still amazed by our experience. Everything went really smoothly and was perfect. We were only 3 so we all had the best seats possible. My boyfriend loves being seated at the front with the...More

Thank Evelyne G
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile
Great Barrier Riff flight

We did this flight a day before we went snorkeling. This was the right thing and order to do. The view from top was really amaising- this colorful water and riff looked stunning!! Definetely worth to try!

1  Thank Agnese F
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