Hamilton Island Air Heart Reef & Whitehaven Stopover by Helicopter Take in some of the region’s most dramatic and iconic scenery, with this incredible helicopter experience. Enjoy a 20-minute flight over the Whitsunday Islands - including Heart Reef - before touching down on Whitehaven Beach, where you’ll have the opportunity to swim and soak up the beauty of this pristine setting, before hopping back on board for another spectacular return flight. What you’ll love about this Whitehaven Beach and Heart Reef helicopter experience: The bird’s eye view. While the Great Barrier Reef is magnificent up close, it is also incredible when viewed from above. So don’t forget your camera! You’ll have the opportunity to take some beautiful photos. Your friendly tour-guide. Your helicopter pilot will be able to answer any questions you have, and provide a commentary as you fly over the beautiful waterways. See Heart Reef. Your flight will take you directly over Heart Reef, one of the Great Barrier Reef’s most famous and iconic landmarks. Visit Whitehaven Beach. No visit to the Great Barrier Reef would be complete without a trip to Whitehaven Beach - named the ‘number one beach in Australia’ in the 2013 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Beaches Awards. Convenient departure and arrival. Hamilton Island Air can pick you up from any of the main hotel areas on Hamilton Island. Or, you can drive yourself to the Hamilton Island Air terminal, located 500 metres past the Hamilton Island main airport turnoff on the road to Palm Valley. Booking Request Details at a glance Opening hours Daily weather permitting Pricing $699.00 per person. Minimum numbers two, Maximum three per aircraft. Weight restrictions apply. Inclusions Light catering, sparkling wine, juice and water. Sights and highlights Stunning views of the Great Barrier Reef from the air and swimming the clear waters of one of Australia's premier beaches. Sample itinerary Departures are tidal dependant and tour duration is approximately two hours. What to bring Beachwear, towel, sunscreen, sunglasses, camera Booking information Bookings essential at the tour desk. How to get there Check in 15 minutes prior to departure time at Hamilton Island Aviation. Located on the road to Palm Valley. Take the free bus, or self drive. Terms and Conditions Terms and conditions apply. Cancellation policy If your booking is a no show or cancelled less than 24 hours notice, 100% of the ticket price will be forfeited. The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time. Reef discovery Great Barrier Reef Reef discovery Great Barrier Reef Experience the Great Barrier Reef from the air - and the water - with this sensational return helicopter tour to Reefworld on Hardy Reef. Read more See all Great Barrier Reef 1 Jan Hitting the water – dinghy style Reef Magazine Whitehaven Beach by Helicopter $5,382 Discover the magic and splendour of world-famous Whitehaven Beach from above - with a luxurious helicopter tour, two nights' accommodation at qualia, and more.