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Great Blue Hole & Barrier Reef (Grand Caribe Heliport) provided by Astrum Helicopters

Great Blue Hole & Barrier Reef (Grand Caribe Heliport)

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2 adults
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Enjoy magnificent aerial views of the Great Blue Hole of Belize on a private helicopter tour. Your 65-80 minute scenic flight departs from our new Grand Caribe Heliport, Ambergris Caye, you'll then wind across views of the spectacular Belize Barrier Reef System as well as the Turneffe Atoll island cluster and other natural wonders of the Caribbean. Followed by hovering above the world's largest ocean sinkhole, which boasts UNESCO World Heritage status.
Important Information
65–80 minutes
  • Live commentary on board
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • ALL flights depart from Grand Caribe Heliport
  • ALL children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed
  • A minimum of 1 passenger per booking is required
  • A maximum of 4 passengers per booking. There are 4 seats on the helicopter.
  • All passenger weights and names MUST be advised at time of booking
  • Due to weight / balance of the aircraft, total maximum weight for all 4 passengers is 725 lbs.
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 250 lbs will be required to purchase an additional comfort seat at 50% of the individual fare (payable direct).
  • For your safety and comfort, hats and oversized bags are not permitted in the aircraft
  • Photo ID is required at time of check-in
  • Tour route may be altered depending on weather
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
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kevinf939 wrote a review Mar 2019
Tampa, Florida, United States22 contributions5 helpful votes
My kids and I recently took the Great Blue Hole flight from the Grande Caribe Heliport. We were nervous as it was our first helicopter trip, but we were quickly calmed. The flight was surprisingly smooth, and was just about the perfect time (close to 1 1/2 hours.) The views
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Date of experience: March 2019
Austin Y wrote a review Jan 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
He had a wonderful experience with a tour of the Blue Hole combined with a transfer from Grand Caribe to Caves Branch. I highly recommend Astrum, they were very professional and it could not have been a better way to transfer from the island to the mainland with an awesome tour
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Date of experience: January 2019
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Emmett S wrote a review Apr 2018
3 contributions
I've been on a lot of helicopter rides, however the flight with Astrum Helicopters stood out as one of the best. The skill of the pilot was amazing. We did extremely exciting maneuvers as we had a thrilling tour of the Blue hole and surroundings. Super professional service.
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Date of experience: January 2018
Wallornah wrote a review Apr 2018
Seattle, Washington3 contributions1 helpful vote
When planning our trip to San Pedro, Astrum's helicopter tours was my girlfriend and I's number 1 "must do" activity and even then, it still exceeded our expectations. Everything from the companies professionalism, attention to safety, kindness, and knowledge to the views and
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Date of experience: March 2018
Michelle D wrote a review Feb 2018
3 contributions1 helpful vote
I really enjoyed my time from the beginning to end of this amazing experience. Very welcoming to my boyfriend and I on board one of their helicopters. They took lots of pictures of us before we took off and during the flight which was really great to have for the memories. For
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Date of experience: January 2018
About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Astrum Helicopters
Blue Hole
The Pilot was very reassuring and the journey calm. We had a lot of time to take photos and to see the entire area
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Excellent Adventure
Such professional service. Expensive but worth every penny. What an amazing experience. The views of the Blue Hole
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Must do. Bucket list!!! #betterbelizeit
We decided to go with Astrum helicopters via transfer. We figured it was the best way to travel from Belize city t
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A must to do in San Pedro with Astrum Helicopters It is expensive but it's worth it believe me, if you can afford i
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Blue Hole Tour
The ride and views were absolutely amazing. The only reason for not giving 5 stars was I thought there would be mo
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Lisa A
Amazing tour of the Blue Hole in Belize!!!
We had an amazing tour of the Blue Hole and adjacent features! Our tour guide was pleasant and also supplied champa
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Excellent serivce and flight
Second time taking Astrum Helicopters to Turneffe Island. Very professional and delightful experience. Highy recomm
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expensive but worth it
go when your kids are older. our kids were 5 and 7 did not understand how amazing this trip was. very unique experi
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The Great Blue Hole Heli Tour
Seriously amazing experience! A bucket list item that I’m so happy to have achieved and a memory I will never forge
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Waterfalls and Belize Zoo with Astrum
We had a great time with Gustavo and Astrum Helicopters! We flew from their heliport next to Grand Caribe on Amber
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Great trip!!
We loved our flight! Service was prompt and professional and the Blue Hole was beautiful from the air. This was my
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Royal Belize to BZE
Professional, smooth ride and great way to top off our time at Royal Belize! Got us to the Airport quickly and che
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Superior Service
My family has used Astrum for years and they always deliver safe, reliable, and professional air transportation ser
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Blue Hole and 100' Waterfalls by Helicopter was OUTSTANDING!
From start to finish, Astrum Helicopters is a first-class operation with a clear focus on customer satisfaction. I
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Blue hole/international airport
Decided to get a flight from Ambergris to see the blue hole and surrounding islands then dropped off at the airport
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Key Details
  • Astrum Helicopters
  • Duration: 65–80 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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