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Skysafari - CLOSED

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Our husband and I booked a helicopter ride over the Great Barrier Reef as part of our honeymoon... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2014
Sara R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Booked an ultimate reef and rainforest 1 hour flight. The pilot was great and very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2014
Adelaide, Australia
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4 Sep 2014
“Fab if you aren't scared of heights”
30 Aug 2014
“Gone out if business”
Skysafari is a Personalised Air Touring business designed for you by people passionate about serving you. Our reputation is gratefully reflected by our Mission Statement “To ensure a tour of a lifetime, EVERYTIME!”Our team enjoy the greatest job in...more
Captain Cook Highway, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 3666
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Reviewed 4 September 2014

This was an amazing trip... So high up... Good as you could get off at the stations and walk about a bit... We did it as part of a package with the karunda train which paled into insignificance when being compared to the sky rail...

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 31 August 2014

I found out by accident the day before our barrier reef flight that this company is no longer operating. I booked well in advance and was not contacted at all to let me know. Fortunately I had not paid in advance and was able to...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 23 March 2014

Our husband and I booked a helicopter ride over the Great Barrier Reef as part of our honeymoon down under. We were told upon arrival that the sandy beach in the reef where helicopters land on have strict requirements, no other helicopter or boat can...More

Date of experience: October 2013
2  Thank Sara R
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Booked an ultimate reef and rainforest 1 hour flight. The pilot was great and very knowledgeable!! We went right up Mossman Gorge, over the Daintree River and the Daintree, then out to Bat Reef. Out there we saw multiple stingrays, sharks, manta rays and turtles....More

Date of experience: February 2014
3  Thank Krys1224
Reviewed 10 January 2014 via mobile

Last week, I was lying on the bed reading a book at our villa in Port Douglas, and my partner Joe suggested we walk down to the beach. However, once in town, he diverted me to the marina which is in a totally different direction....More

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Reviewed 11 November 2013

The Solitary Sandy Cay is a must for anyone romantic or not. From the hotel pick-up to the drop-off it was sheer decadence. We can't praise the guys enough. This was truly an experience of a lifetime. The flights both to and from the Cay...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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Reviewed 24 October 2013

Skysafari may not be the biggest company in town but they should be. Started off with car pick up, safety briefing and then the most amazing 50min flight over Batt and Tongue reefs in the Great Barrier Reef. Alex was an awesome pilot and found...More

Date of experience: October 2013
2  Thank Steady200382
Reviewed 16 October 2013

A great way to see Port Douglas and the surrounding areas. The company picks you up from your hotel, takes you up and then drops you back off. A must do.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 14 October 2013

We did the Rainforest and Reef Tour and were greeted by Alex who was our pilot. He was very professional but hilariously funny at the same time and made us feel very safe. He is a well-trained tour guide and knew so many things about...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Tina_ZH
Reviewed 16 September 2013

At almost every place we visit, an aerial tour is compulsory if offered! The Sky Safari was just brilliant. Ryan the pilot took us out to the Lower Isles where I got a view of the Great Barrier Reef when 2 days earlier I had...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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