Guided tour

Townsville: Helicopter Flight & Magnetic Island Sailing Trip

Townsville: Helicopter Flight & Magnetic Island Sailing Trip

From US$ 595.71 per person

Enjoy an exhilarating scenic helicopter flight followed by a small-group sailing experience showcasing spectacular Magnetic Island.

About this activity

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Duration 6.5 hours
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  • Take a scenic helicopter flight to Magnetic Island
  • Relax onboard a luxury 58-foot sailing yacht
  • Enjoy a delicious seafood lunch
Full description
Departing from Nautilus Aviation's private Helicopter Pad on the lawns of The Ville Resort Casino, fly over Townsville's waterfront and picturesque Cleveland Bay. Admire the views of pristine beaches, turquoise waters, and fringing reefs that surround this laid-back island paradise. On touchdown at Magnetic Island, embark on a cruise to one of the island's many secluded bays. After the crew drops the anchor, take a dinghy to the beach where you can relax on the shore and enjoy time to swim, relax on the giant inflatable mat, or simply chill out on-board and soak up the tropical warmth. Enjoy a delicious seafood lunch on board the boat with a selection of complimentary beverages. Afterward, enjoy a short ferry ride back to Townsville.
  • Approx. 20-minute scenic helicopter flight
  • Vehicle transfer from the helicopter landing site
  • 4-hour sailing trip on a luxury 58-foot sailing yacht
  • Dinghy ride to the beach
  • Stinger suits and inflatable mat
  • Seafood lunch
  • Organic wines, local premium beers, and soft drinks
  • Turkish Towels
  • Ferry ticket from Magnetic Island to Townsville
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Nautilus Aviation, Hangar 15. Please rrive 30 minutes before scheduled flight departure for a safety briefing.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Oversize luggage
  • Explosive substances

Know before you go

  • A minimum of 2 passengers is required for this tour to go ahead. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Individual passenger weights and accompanying carry-on luggage/bag must be advised at the time of booking. The maximum single-seat weight is 130 kg, which includes any carry-on luggage/bags
  • For comfort and aircraft weight and balance, passengers exceeding 130 kg are required to purchase an additional seat at 50% of the ticket price – this is payable to the local partner on the day of travel
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