GetYourGuide uses cookies to give you the best possible service. If you continue browsing, you agree to the use of cookies. More details can be found in our privacy policy.

  1. Australia
  2. Queensland
  3. Airlie Beach
  4. Hamilton Island

Great Barrier Reef Helicopter Tour with Whitehaven Landing

Product ID: 85823
See gallery
Enjoy the best views of the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays on a helicopter tour that really does include it all! Not only will you see it all from above, you’ll also land at Whitehaven and have time to enjoy the beautiful beach.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Chinese, English

Pick-up service

Pickup is available from the following local Airlie Beach accommodations (please provide your accommodation details at time of booking): • BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort, 25/29 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia • Discovery Parks - Airlie Beach, 2634 Shute Harbour Rd, Jubilee Pocket QLD 4802, Australia • Island Gateway Holiday Park, 1 Jubilee Pocket Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia • Mantra Club Croc, 240 Shute Harbour Rd, Cannonvale QLD 4802, Australia • Marina Shores, 159 Shingley Dr, Cannonvale QLD 4802, Australia (Mirage Whitsundays pickup is at Marina Shores). Own Way - GSL Whitsundays shop - 1/384 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD 4802. Located on main street in town.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:



  • Marvel at views of the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef from above
  • Enjoy in-flight pilot commentary en route
  • Explore Whitehaven Beach with 90 minutes of beach time
Full description
When you see it from the air it’s easy to understand why the Great Barrier Reef is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World. The amazing array of colors is something that’s best experienced on a helicopter tour.

This 2.5-hour program begins with a scenic helicopter flight, taking you to the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. You’ll also have fantastic views of the Whitsunday Islands and Whitehaven Beach.

In addition to seeing it all from above, you’ll land at Whitehaven Beach, where you’ll have 90 minutes to explore Australia's finest beach at your leisure.

Sights you’ll see during the tour include Shute Harbour, Hamilton Island, Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach, Heart Reef, Hook Reef, Hayman Island, Hook Island and Daydream Island.
  • Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef Helicopter Tour
  • 90-minute stop at Whitehaven Beach
  • Guaranteed window seats
  • Bus transfers to/from selected hotels in Airlie Beach
  • In-flight pilot commentary

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

GSL Aviation Pty Ltd, 1/384 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia. Please arrive 1 hour before flight departure.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information
Know before you go
• All flights are subject to pilot discretion, weather, aircraft availability and air traffic control. In the event that the tour operator cancels/postpones any flight due to adverse weather conditions, they will attempt to reschedule the flight or a full refund will be provided
• The operator will endeavour to achieve on-time performance, although accepts no responsibility for missing flight or tour connections arising from operational delays. The flight time listed is approximate and may vary depending on aircraft type
• Due to child restraint restrictions, children under 3 years of age cannot be accommodated. For children 3 years and over, adult pricing applies on all flights
• All flights are subject to an individual weight limit of 120 Kg. Flights are also subject to a total weight limit for each flight
Organized by

GSL Aviation

Product ID: 85823