Air Whitsundays

One of the best ways to see the Whitsundays

Reef Adventure. $360 per person child $280 Duration 3 Hours

Limited numbers in our aircraft and exclusive use of our glass-bottom vessel ensure small personalised groups. Experience the Great Barrier Reef from both above and below sea level after a comfortable journey from the mainland to the outer Great Barrier Reef … which can only truly be appreciated from the air! Our glass-bottom vessel also allows the opportunity to experience the Great Barrier Reef without getting wet; appealing to those who are not comfortable taking to the open ocean waters to snorkel.

 

Inclusions

  • Scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef and northern Whitsunday Islands

  • Two hours at Air Whitsundays private glass bottom boat, comprising one hour of coral viewing and relaxing and one hour of snorkelling in a private sheltered lagoon 

  • All snorkelling equipment, snorkelling tuition and flotation devices for inexperienced snorkellers

  • Australian sparkling wine and 100% fruit juice, local spring water and an assortment of Australian brand snacks and treats

  • Comprehensive in-flight commentary

  • What to bring

  • Sunglasses

  • Camera and/or videocamera

  • Drinking water

  • Included sightsWhitsunday Islands, Bait Reef, Hook Reef, Hardy Reef, Heart ReefIncluded stopsGreat Barrier Reef

Air Whitsundays Panorama Tour $475 per person child $390 Duration 4.5 hours

There is a good reason why this tour is our most popular! See the absolute best this region has to offer in a half day tour. Enjoy the sparkling expanse of the Whitsunday Islands National Park and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park from the air, on the land and under the water.

 

Inclusions

  • Scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Whitsunday Islands

  • Two hours at Air Whitsundays private glass bottom boat, comprising one hour of coral viewing and relaxing and one hour of snorkelling in a private sheltered lagoon.

  • One hour visit to Whitehaven Beach

  • All snorkelling equipment, snorkelling tuition and flotation devices for inexperienced snorkellers

  • Beach umbrellas

  • Australian sparkling wine and 100% fruit juice, local spring water and an assortment of Australian brand snacks and treats

  • Comprehensive in-flight commentary

  • What to bring

  • Sunglasses

  • Camera and/or videocamera

  • Drinking water

Great Barrier Reef and Whitehaven Scenic $290 per person child $260
Duration 1 hour

 Whitehaven Experience $240 per person child $210

Duration 3hours

Visit famous Whitehaven Beach in style by seaplane. Flights depart daily and include a spectacular direct scenic flight over the Whitsunday Passage and islands. Your aircraft will perform aerial work over the amazing swirling sands of Hill Inlet and the expansive stretch of world-famous Whitehaven Beach for that perfect postcard photograph. Land gracefully at an area of the beach with few or no other visitors where you are free to relax, sunbathe, swim and explore this remarkable pure silica beach. Absolute luxury!

 

Inclusions

  • Scenic flight over Shute Harbour, Molle Group of Islands, Whitsunday Passage, Whitsunday Island, the magnificent swirling sands of Hill Inlet and the pure silica sands of Whitehaven Beach

  • Two hour visit to Whitehaven Beach

  • Beach umbrellas

  • Australian sparkling wine and 100% fruit juice, local spring water and an assortment of Australian brand snacks and treats

  • Comprehensive in flight commentary of the area

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  • Whitsunday Islands, Hill Inlet & Whitehaven Beach

What to bring

  • Sunglasses

  • Camera and/or videocamera

  • Drinking water

Whitehaven Beach*
*Subject to weather conditions. In the event of unfavourable wind conditions the seaplane will visit Chance Bay. This is a secluded beach on the Southern end of Whitsunday Island that provides protection from unfavourable winds.

This is the most comprehensive scenic flight on offer in the Whitsunday region taking in all the sights of the Whitsunday Islands, Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and over the Coral Sea to overpass Bait Reef, Hook Reef, Hardy Lagoon and The River and of course scenic views directly over Heart Reef (only seen by air). Detailed in-flight commentary of the area throughout the flight informs all passengers of the history and geography of Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef. This flight provides excellent photo and video opportunities of the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands and you will also experience the thrill of a touch-and-go water landing at the Great Barrier Reef.

Inclusions

  • Seaplane scenic flights over the Great Barrier Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Whitsunday Islands including Hayman

  • Touch-and-go water landing at the Great Barrier Reef (subject to weather conditions)

  • Comprehensive in-flight commentary

What to bring

  • Sunglasses

  • Camera and/or videocamera

  • Drinking water

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Flying time

1 hour

Included sights

Whitsunday Islands, Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach, Coral Sea, Great Barrier Reef including Bait Reef, Hook Reef, Hardy Lagoon and Heart Reef

Included stops

No stops, however does include touch and go water landing at the Great Barrier reef