Fly to Green Island: Full-Day Discovery & Cruise Return

Fly to Green Island: Full-Day Discovery & Cruise Return

From US$ 373.81 per person

Departing Cairns, enjoy a scenic helicopter flight to Green Island. With its reef and rainforest environment enjoy a half-day or full-day in a nature lovers paradise before returning to Cairns via catamaran.

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Duration 7 hours
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  • Enjoy views of Cairns, Upolu & Vlasoff Cay, Arlington Reef and Green Island from the helicopter
  • Explore the island on a self-guided eco walk
  • Dive in and explore the Great Barrier Reef either by glass bottom boat or snorkelling
Full description
Marvel at the only coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef with its own rainforest, Green Island, a destination that offers the unique opportunity to discover both its Reef and Rainforest. This is a truly unique and picturesque part of the world that you will be able to see from a totally unique perspective.  Complete with helicopter arrival, the tour offers complimentary island-based activities and a scenic return cruise to Cairns via catamaran. This package is the ultimate Great Barrier Reef Island adventure.
  • Spectacular 20-minute helicopter scenic flight to Green Island
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Glass bottom boat with coral reef viewing tour
  • Use of day visitor facilities including Island swimming pool
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned fast catamaran cruise to return to Cairns
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Meeting point

Please check-in at reception 30-minutes before the helicopter departs.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Selfie sticks

Know before you go

  • Children 3 years and above are legally required to be seated in their own seat and are therefore required to pay the full ticket price. Subject to conditions, children under 3-years may travel free of charge when seated on a parent/guardian's lap. For bookings of more than one infant (under 3 years), conditions apply – please contact the local partner
  • Individual passenger weights and accompanying carry-on luggage/bag must be advised at the time of booking. The maximum single-seat weight is 130 kg, which includes any carry-on luggage/bags
  • For comfort and aircraft weight and balance, passengers exceeding 130 kg are required to purchase an additional seat at 50% of the ticket price – this is payable to the local partner on the day of travel
  • In the event of bad weather, providing there is availability, date changes are welcome or in the worst-case scenario, cancellations
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 3 reviews

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The chopper ride was amazing. And choosing the cruise back home gives you just the right time to enjoy the island. Didn't fee rushed or anything. The food though wasn't great. It was packed lunch of cold sandwiches and wraps. It would have been better if you just get your lunch from the island.

June 19, 2021

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November 2, 2020

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