Fly and Cruise to Reefworld by Helicopter Remarkable from the air and from beneath the water, the Great Barrier Reef is a truly unforgettable destination. And you can experience it from all angles, with this fly and cruise trip to Reefworld, on colourful Hardy Reef. What you’ll love about this Fly and Cruise to Reefworld experience: See the reef from above. Enjoy a magnificent, half-hour helicopter flight over Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Heart Reef and the Great Barrier Reef before arriving at Reefworld. Explore the reef at your own pace. Once at Reefworld, you will have three hours to snorkel or dive the reef - or make use of Reefworld’s range of facilities, inclluding a large 50 seat underwater viewing chamber, and a Groper viewing hole. Take a semi-submersible tour. You can also take a semi-submersible tour if you would prefer to experience the reef from below, without getting wet. Cruise back by catamaran. After your time at Reefworld, you will return to Hamilton Island on board one of our fully-equipped catamarans, with lounge seating and a large, shaded deck . Booking Request Details at a glance Opening hours Tour departs daily at 11.00am. Pricing Adult - $440 per person Child (3-13yrs) - $399 Please note: During the period of 11th August - 23rd August (inclusive), this cruise will be operating to the Knuckle Reef Pontoon due to scheduled annual maintenance of Reefworld. Inclusions Delicious buffet lunch and afternoon tea. Sights and highlights A one-way (for approximately 30 minutes) scenic helicopter flight over Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Heart Reef, the Great Barrier Reef and surrounding Whitsunday Islands. Visit Reefworld, on the colourful Hardy Reef, where you can snorkel, dive or use any Reefworld’s facilities. Sample itinerary The tour includes a scenic flight by helicopter over Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Heart Reef and the Great Barrier Reef, before arriving at Reefworld. What to bring Hat Towel Sunscreen Camera Swimmers Cash or credit card for extra snacks, drinks or souvenirs. Booking information Bookings are essential. Please visit the Tour Desk or call 07 4946 8305. Early booking is recommended. How to get there 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. Terms and Conditions Beverages can be purchased at Reefworld. Diving must be pre-booked. Please note the Cruise/Fly option is required for introductory divers. Open water certified divers must bring their accreditation. Minimum numbers apply to the helicopter flight of this tour. Smoking is only permitted on the upper deck of the vessel when moored at the pontoon. Cancellation policy Cancellation conditions apply. The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time. Explore by helicopter Whitehaven Beach Explore by helicopter Whitehaven Beach Discover Whitehaven Beach by helicopter, with a spectacular flight over the Whitsundays, Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet. Read more View all whitehaven beach 22 Sep Sampling the secrets of Coral Cove Reef Magazine Reef Dive Experience $2,026 Four nights accommodation, plus enjoy a full-day Great Barrier Reef diving adventure with Explore, which takes you to selected moorings around Bait Reef.