Spend a portion of your day exploring the beach by land and by sky on this half-day Whitsundays seaplane tour from Airlie Beach. First take to the skies, and fly above the Great Barrier Reef, Heart Reef, and the Whitsunday Islands. Then land at a private location by Hardy Lagoon and board a glass-bottom boat for a chance to see some marine life while swimming and snorkeling at your leisure. End your day with some free time at Whitehaven Beach before flying back to Airlie Beach.
Half-day signature Whitsunday seaplane tour
Snorkel Air Whitsunday’s pristine private lagoon located at Hardy Reef
Scenic flight over The Great Barrier Reef & Whitehaven Beach
Snorkeling through the coral suspended lagoon at Hardy Lagoon
Spend some time swimming and sunbathing at Whitehaven Beach
Start with a pick up from your accommodation and head to the airport to start your excursion. Your guide gives you a short safety briefing before you board the plane.
Take off, and fly above the Great Barrier Reef. Absorb the enchanting scenery of the islands. See the white-sandy beaches and beautiful blue water below. Orbit on each side of the aircraft for an opportunity to snap some photos of the picture-perfect Heart Reef, and then prepare for your water landing at Hardy Lagoon.
At the lagoon, board your glass-bottom boat. Keep your eyes open for wildlife as your guide tells you about the area. After your cruise, it's time to go gear up for snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef.
Then it's time to continue your journey to Whitehaven Beach where you’ll have another hour of free time to swim, sunbathe, or explore. You can also indulge in some light snacks and refreshments provided for you, including sparkling wine.
Your tour ends with the flight back to the Whitsundays Airport and drop off at your lodging.
Reviews by Viator travelers
Once in a life time
, Nov 2018
What a trip, the only way to see the reef in all it’s splendour is from above!Absolutely great team professional, informative & down to earth, our pilot Jai took care great of us the whole trip.Thanks for one of the greatest experiences of my life!