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GBR Helicopters -Tours

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Feel the exhilaration of flying over the ancient World Heritage-listed rainforest canopy and watching as the lush green tones change to the vibrant blues and greens of the Coral Sea and the Great Barrier Reef.Seeing the dramatic beauty of the Great...more
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| Lobby Shop, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Don’t miss this. Helicopter out and sighted dolphins, then whales, then turtles. View of reef is out of this world. Once there- Snorkeling with a 9 and 11 year old. All very safe and contained and space to escape the crowd if you’re a confident...More

Thank Karen O
Chris K, Manager at GBR Helicopters -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Karen, The 5 stars is very kind of you. Glad to hear we could assist with your once in a lifetime experience. Regards, Chris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took the 10 minutes tour over the barrier reef and it was simply extraordinary would recommend for anyone to do it. Next time I will definitely take a longer flight

Thank Lynne1912
Chris K, Manager at GBR Helicopters -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Lynne, Regards, Chris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So many Great Barrier Reef trips available but if you have limited time this is a must. The pilot was very knowledgeable The helicopter comfortable offering superb views also being a helicopter you know it is just three or four of you on board. Wouldn't...More

Thank steve m
Chris K, Manager at GBR Helicopters -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Cheers Steve, We really appreciate your 5 star feedback. We look forward to having you on board with us again sometime Regards, Chris

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had to try this while we were in Port Douglas. We tried to book the 40min tour but they called to say they had a special on the 30 min flight so we ended up taking that. Still expensive for what it is but...More

Thank Phil8361
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I booked the 60minute reef and rainforest tour for my other half’s birthday as we were travelling from the UK. The sights we saw on the tour were incredible and couldn’t be matched. However, the organisers tried to reschedule the trip with only a matter...More

Thank Alastair S
Chris K, Manager at GBR Helicopters -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Alastair, Thanks for your feedback. If you wouldn't mind forwarding your booking details to me, I'd be more than happy to follow this up for you. As you'll see from the many reviews we've got on this site we have a very high satisfaction...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I was lucky enough this week to take this amazing Reef and Rainforest flight from Port Douglas. The scenery over both the rainforest and the reef was just breathtaking. The flight was made even more special from our pilot Lucy. She did everything possible to...More

Thank karinawoo71
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous introduction to the Great Barrier Reef & Port Douglas by doing a 30 min flight on our first morning in Port Douglas. Spectacular views of Port Douglas, the coastline, mountains, islands, marine wildlife & the reef. We were absolutely delighted to...More

Thank Maryanne M
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Port Douglas mainly to see the reef but also did some additional tours in the area. The Daintree rain forest trip with GBR was a great way to see the worlds oldest rain forest. Our pilot Kim did a fantastic job showing and...More

Thank Williemo69
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour & very professional friendly pilot, just amazing definitely worth doing it once in a lifetime . All the key highlights were included with experienced commentary on each attraction.

Thank Zhouting M
Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you want to splurge and have seen the reef at and below water level then taking a chopper is the next best way to see this wonder of thenworld. We had perfect weather and the pilot tookmus along the Daintree then over numerous reefs...More

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Response from LGRichmond | Reviewed this property |
I doubt you can guarantee a seat as the helicopter has to balanced based on weight.