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Hamilton Island Air
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Hamilton Island Air - The Heart of the Great Barrier ReefHamilton Island Air provides guests with an exceptional range of helicopter and seaplane tours from Hamilton Island, encompassing the beautiful Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef...more
4803, Australia
+61 7 4969 9599
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Can't thank you guys enough for the jaw dropping flight over Hardy and Heart Reef on our trip to Reefworld last week. It was the absolute highlight of our trip. My wife was afraid of helicopters before this but you guys made the whole experience...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Craigh95630
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This excursion is a must do if you visit hamilton island. If i had researched it more i would have had helicopter both ways as the view of the reef from the air is second to none. When you reach reef world where you can...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ginappa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Pontoon by cruise and flew back to Hamilton Island. The flight was magnificent! It is not just worth it, it is mind blowing, of unbelievable beauty! We flew over the Heart Reef and Whitehaven island, landing on Hamilton Island. The only...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carla J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a stunning day, I can’t complement HIA enough! Our first scheduled trip was cancelled re bad weather but they managed to arrange a trip the following day and the sun was shinning! To flight over to the pontoon at Hardy Reef was excellent with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 100seand
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Took helicopter tour to Great Barrier Reef. Had a fantastic time. Brent was a great pilot. Flew out over Reef then spent sometime on beach before heading back.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jgg630
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

My husband and I was in Hamilton island for 1 week in September and after having done the reef sleep with cruise whitsundays decided to take the helicopter back. Wow - truly amazing views!!! The flight back to Hamilton island lasts 30 minutes and it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Davowhytee
Reviewed 26 October 2018

A safe and enjoyable way to see Hamilton Island and surrounding Island So blue So clear for miles and miles.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gai M
Reviewed 26 October 2018

This experience is a must if your're staying on Hamilton Island. It is the best way to view to islands & the birds eye view helps you to fully appreciate the vastness of the individual islands that dot the landscape. Our trip took us to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We enjoyed a fabulous three hour small seaplane tour over the reef (including Heart Reef), followed by a water landing at Whitehaven Beach with an hour or so to swim and enjoy a sparkling wine picnic lunch. Just four of us on board so everyone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

Taking of from Quail's helipad Resort,we flew 30 minutes to reach the Exceptional Whitehaven Beach.We landed on the white sandy beach to have fun and picnic for an hour drinking some Australian sparkling nice white wine. Than we flew again over the Hardy Lagoon to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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18 July 2018|
Response from drl_smit-may | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have that service
29 August 2017|
Response from Mayke2 |
When you book the Whitehaven beach getaway, it's $330 per person with a minimum of 2 people. They might try to book maximum 2 other guests. Or you might want to pay $660 just for your self.
Jan W
23 June 2017|
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Response from Jenny613126 | Reviewed this property |
We paid £800 for the trip but loved every minute of it