From Airlie Beach: 60-Minute Whitsundays Scenic Flight

Activity provider: Ocean Rafting

From Airlie Beach: 60-Minute Whitsundays Scenic Flight

Activity provider: Ocean Rafting

From US$ 178.53 per person

Take off on the closest scenic flight to your Airlie Beach accommodation with an expert pilot. Enjoy an optimal big window viewing experience as you soar above the Whitsunday Islands, the Great Barrier Reef, Whitehaven Beach, and Heart Reef for 1 hour.

About this activity

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup is from central Airlie Beach accommodations. Please contact the local partner the day prior to travel to reconfirm pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 7 participants


  • Fly over the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands
  • Admire views of Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, and Heart Reef
  • Listen to your pilot's expert commentary
  • Enjoy convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
Full description

Delight in a 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy the big window views from your comfortable fixed-wing aircraft, and learn all about the area with your experienced pilot's expert commentary. After pickup from your accommodation in Airlie Beach, head to the nearby airport for take-off. Unlike flights offered by other companies in the area, the local partner is able to take-off from much closer to Airlie Beach, saving you the long 40-minute travel time. Once up in the air, marvel at the best bird's-eye views of the 74 Whitsunday Islands. Fly over Whitehaven Beach and picture postcard Hill Inlet before heading out to the Great Barrier Reef and experiencing one of the most photographed reef locations Heart Reef.

After you land, transfer back to your accommodation in Airlie Beach.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Commentary
  • 60-minute scenic flight
    Not suitable for
    • People over 287 lbs (130 kg)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You must fill out a travel information form

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • This tour operates from the closest and most convenient airport to Airlie Beach
    • Exact weights per passenger must be advised when booking due to flight weight availability
    • Individual weights in excess of 110kg will incur an extra seat surcharge. The maximum per seat weight is 130 kgs
    • Please also provide the full names of passengers at the time of booking
    • The local partner has an advanced Ecotourism Certification: the highest level of ECO certification achievable
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 30 reviews

    Review summary

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    • Value for money
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    Very enjoyable worth doing

    September 28, 2022

    September 20, 2022

    Excellent service saw whales,dolphins, and the island views were spectacular. Highly recommend

    September 9, 2022

    Product ID: 259972