Barron Gorge & Falls 20 Minute Rainforest Scenic Flight

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Highlights & inclusions

20 Minute Rainforest Scenic Flight
Modern air-conditioned aircraft
The ultimate Instagram moments
Fun, friendly & helpful crew
Barron Gorge Barron Falls & more
Incredible views of Cairns City & panoramic coastal views

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Wed, May 22, 2024

What you can expect

Join friendly pilots on a 20 minute Cairns rainforest helicopter flight to the Barron Gorge and Falls to view the rainforest-clad mountains and thundering gorges like you've never seen before. Dominating the tropical landscape of North Queensland, Cairns is home to world heritage listed rainforests adjacent to the mighty Barron River.

Sit back and take in the scenery as you fly over the Atherton Tablelands, Kuranda Village and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway plus the Barron Gorge and Falls. Upon your return, marvel at the Great Dividing Range, Cairns City and Trinity Inlet before landing back at the Cairns Airport. This 20 minute Cairns rainforest helicopter flight is sure to be a highlight of your holiday. Book your scenic flight online here.


What you need to know

  • Scenic helicopter flight
  • Informative, in-flight commentary
  • Complimentary refreshments - tea, coffee, bottled water
  • All fees and taxes
  • Pick-ups/drop-offs – optional extras – (Cairns City $50 / Palm Cove and Northern Beaches $100)
  • Personalised in-flight video optional extra ($75)
  • Collectable ‘Zoomy’ merchandise – optional extras
  • Incredible views of Cairns City, Barron Gorge, Barron Falls, Kuranda rainforest village, Skyrail rainforest cableway, Barron River delta
  • Knowledgeable and experienced pilot/guides
  • Modern air-conditioned aircraft
  • The ultimate Instagram moments
  • Tours depart between 8am and 6pm (Subject to change at anytime)
  • Passengers must arrive no less than 20 minutes prior to planned departure
  • During check-in, passengers will be given a mandatory safety briefing and for Covid19 screening purposes, undergo thermal screening and a be asked to respond to a brief wellness questionnaire
Departure Location
  • Zoom Helicopters, 21 Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation, Cairns Airport
Additional Information
  • Minimum 2 passengers per booking
  • Children 3 years and above are legally required to be seated in their own seat and are therefore required to pay the full ticket price
  • Children aged 3 years to 13 years must be accompanied by an adult on all flights
  • Only one (1) infant is permitted to travel in an aircraft
  • Expectant mothers are welcome to fly with us at their own discretion
  • Zoom Helicopters advises passengers to refer to their Doctor prior to confirming a booking with the consideration that seatbelts must be worn at all times during any flight __LUGGAGE ALLOWANCE__
  • Helicopters offer limited capacity for the carriage of luggage. For this reason, all passengers are restricted to a maximum allowance of 20kg per person (subject to aircraft limitations). Accurate individual passenger body and carry-on luggage weights MUST be advised at the point of booking
  • Permissions to carry additional luggage for infants is subject to the combined weight (passengers / luggage) being within aircraft operational limits on the day of travel
  • Full size prams cannot be accommodated and capsules/child seats cannot be fitted in the helicopter
  • Due to the dimensions of helicopter cargo compartments, luggage is required to be carried in a single carry-on size case or soft bag per person
  • You are welcome to store excess baggage at the Zoom Helicopters office
Booking Information
  • Please notify us at the time if booking advise if travelling with infants
  • At the time of booking, please advise us if you are travelling with passengers that require special assistance as additional seating regulations apply
  • Due to Workplace Health and Safety requirements, our staff are not able to lift passengers
  • All flights are confirmed subject to availability, weather and booking minimums (passenger numbers)
  • In the event a passenger is refused, no refund will apply
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
or 4 payments of $74.75 with more info