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Hamilton Island Air

4803, Australia
+61 7 4969 9599
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Sea Plan was awesome

There were not enough of us for the boat so we took the sea plane - spectacular

Reviewed 12 January 2012
MmmmmmChocolate
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Sydney, Australia
This was a once in a lifetime experience that we will never forget.

After reading the reviews on Trip Advisor, we booked the "cruise/fly" option where you take the... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2012
dontquityourdaydream
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Northern California
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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. Our most popular destinations are the iconic Whitehaven Beach and the world famous Heart Reef. We operate a fleet of modern luxury helicopters and seaplanes to provide the ultimate 'once in a lifetime' experience.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“heart reef” (85 reviews)
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4803, Australia
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Reviewed 12 January 2012

There were not enough of us for the boat so we took the sea plane - spectacular

Thank MmmmmmChocolate
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Reviewed 11 January 2012

After reading the reviews on Trip Advisor, we booked the "cruise/fly" option where you take the Fantasea boat out to the Reef and then helicopter back after 2 hours of snorkeling at Reefworld. The boat trip was gorgeous and thankfully the weather was just perfect...More

1  Thank dontquityourdaydream
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Reviewed 9 January 2012

We took the whole crew (6 of us) on the scenic flight around the Whitsundays and then Whitehaven beach. Being a very frequent flyer I rarely relish the thought of getting on any plane but I must admit to being a little excited about boarding...More

1  Thank Mark6167
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Reviewed 4 January 2012

We did both the helicopter flight to whitehaven and the seaplane to the outer reef. The helicopter flight was fabulous. Even though it was short, we enjoyed our 1.5 hours on whitehaven. One of the pilots was fanatastic, he stayed with us for a short...More

Thank friendship_10
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Reviewed 4 January 2012

We did the Whitehaven Shuttle which was great. About 20 mins each way with a short commentary from the friendly pilot. Gorgeous views and a wonderful experience. They provided us with stinger suits and were more than happy to carry out bags from the plane...More

1  Thank PerryGee
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Reviewed 26 November 2011

My girlfriend and I decided to lash out and and fly back to HI from Reefworld. It was truly a magical experience, and I would do it all over again, if I could make if fit in the budget. 6 passengers, plus pilot, in the...More

2  Thank est_888_10
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Reviewed 15 November 2011

Booked a Reef & Beach tour. Headed out but had hiccup with plane & had to return to airport. The company was very accommodating with offering us a replacement tour the same day. We headed out again and the company made every effort to provide...More

1  Thank nswperson
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Reviewed 14 November 2011

Just wanted to let anyone know who is thinking about a trip out to Heart Reef and Whitehaven that to spend a few extra $$$ and go by sea plane is absolutely worth every cent!! The experience of seeing the reef from the air, being...More

2  Thank debbiear
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Reviewed 7 November 2011

One of the best tours you will ever do... The tour was amazing and the staff ensure that it's one of the most memorable experiences you will ever do! The customer service that you will receive is first class. There are many things to do...More

Thank Cableglenn
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Reviewed 5 November 2011

Had a great morning seeing the sights from the air & also time spent snorkeling at the reef.

Thank Deborah P
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andyrand2016
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Response from drl_smit-may | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have that service
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lowennapascoe
29 August 2017|
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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.
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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
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