Nautilus Aviation – 30-Minute Scenic Rainforest Tour
An amazing transformation from the coastal beauty surrounding Port Douglas whisked away to the stunning landscapes of Mossman Gorge and beyond for a 30-minute thrillride.
One of the best ways to experience the Daintree getting up close to the rainforest from the air.
This flight showcases the lush rainforest covered mountains of Mossman and Syndicate at the southern end of the Daintree National Park.
Fly over the small sugar farming community of Mossman with views of the Mossman River (crocodile habitat) and through the famous Mossman Gorge.
The traditional home of the Kuku Yalanji people for over 50,000 years, this area boasts steep ravines, hidden seasonal waterfalls and towering rainforest peaks.
- Headsets with voice activated microphones
- Entertaining inflight commentary from your experienced local pilot
- A modern fleet of air-conditioned helicopters
- Return transfers from Port Douglas accommodation to our Heliport
Need To Know
- Booking enquiries need to be made at least 24 hours prior to tour departure.
- The preferred date/time of booking enquiry is subject to availability.
- Pick-Up/Drop-Off available for Port Douglas accommodation.
- Minimum two passengers required.
What To Bring
Terms & Conditions
Passenger Weight Policy
Due to Aviation Weight Restrictions a client’s body and luggage weight must be advised prior to the reservation being confirmed. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to refuse travel and charge a 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations by the client must be made 24 hours prior to the flight to receive a 100% refund. If Nautilus Aviation has to cancel due to unforseen circumstances the client will receive a 100% refund for the cancelled flights.
Passenger names, accurate individual bodyweights and other requests are required at the time of booking.
Nautilus Aviation reserves the right to cancel flights due to inclement weather which will be at the pilot’s discretion. Flight paths may vary due to Air Traffic Control or inclement weather. A full refund is applicable if Nautilus Aviation cancel due to weather.
Nautilus Aviation reserves the right to cancel flights due to inclement weather, the pilot makes the final decision regarding the continuation of any flight and may terminate the flight at any time if he/she deems it unsafe to proceed. Flight paths may vary due to Air Traffic Control or inclement weather. In cases where the chief pilot in command deems weather unsuitable for the flight or an aircraft is unserviceable a full refund would be applicable.
Child and Infant Policy
Children are defined as being aged between 3-13 years. One (1) infant under their 3rd birthday may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian’s lap. A maximum of one infant per helicopter may travel as per CASA regulations. For additional infants please email a detailed enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org.
With fluctuations in world oil prices, it may be necessary to apply a fuel surcharge to the ticket price. In such cases any charge will be collected on departure.