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  1. Australia
  2. Queensland
  3. Airlie Beach
  4. Whitehaven Beach

Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef Seaplane Flight

Product ID: 122073
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Experience the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef from a bird's eye perspective on a scenic seaplane flight. Land alongside Whitehaven Beach and get an hour to swim or sip sparkling wine!
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Ticket confirmation within 48 hours
Once purchased, you’ll receive booking confirmation from the tour operator.
Live tour guide
Chinese, English

Pickup included

Guests will be picked up near the main entrance of their accommodations.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef from the air
  • Swim in the turquoise waters off Whitehaven Beach
  • Indulge in light refreshments and assorted Australian brand snacks
  • Learn the history of the Whitsunday region during the in-flight commentary
Full description
See some of the most stunning natural wonders of the world on a scenic seaplane flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef. Take amazing photos to make you the envy of Instagram as you fly over the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and Whitsunday Islands National Park.

Avail of the most comprehensive scenic flight on offer in the Whitsunday region, and take in all the sights as you swoop over the Coral Sea to Bait Reef, Hook Reef and Hardy Lagoon. Fly directly over the famous Heart Reef that can only be seen from the air!

Bask in the natural beauty of the swirling sands of Hill Inlet, and then make a graceful landing alongside Whitehaven Beach. Get an hour to relax or explore at Whitehaven Beach and see what few other visitors ever see. Use the time to go for a swim, stroll along the beach, or just relax with a glass of sparkling wine and take it all in. 
  • Scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Whitsunday Islands National Park, Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and Heart Reef
  • 1-hour at Whitehaven Beach
  • Beach umbrellas on Whitehaven Beach
  • Light refreshments and Australian brand snacks throughout
  • Comprehensive in-flight commentary
  • Complimentary transfers to and from Airlie Beach
What’s Not Included
  • Towels
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The exact departure or arrival time is not guaranteed
• All flights are subject to time change due to the weather, tides and other variables
• The local operator does not recommend booking any other tours on the same day of travel due to possible schedule changes
• You must provide the full name and weight for each passenger on booking as per Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) regulations
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 11 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

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Air Whitsunday Seaplanes

Product ID: 122073