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$169.71 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Reef and Island Scenic Flight from Airlie Beach

The reef and island is a signature scenic flight from Airlie Beach.Begin your tour 45-60 minutes before departure time, with hotel/accommodation pickup.The 60-minute flight includes all of the best sites the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef have to offer. It’s easy to understand why the Great Barrier Reef is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the amazing contrast of colors is something that’s best experienced from the air. Taking off from Whitsunday Airport, your tour takes you over most of the 74 islands in the Whitsundays. You'll see the island resorts dotted around the islands as you head toward Whitehaven Beach and the renowned Hill Inlet. Enjoy two passes of Australia's best beach and then head out to the Great Barrier Reef. Included in your tour is the famous Heart Reef, nestled amongst the bright colors and patterns of Hardy Reef. On board, everyone enjoys a window seat, a pilot commentary and superb views from our fleet of high wing aircraft.Sights include Shute Harbour, Hamilton Island, Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach, Heart Reef, Hook Reef, Hayman Island, Hook Island, and Daydream Island.

$35.07 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whitsundays Jet Ski Tour

After pickup from your hotel (in Airlie Beach), head to the check-in office where you meet your guide for an orientation and safety briefing. After board your Sea-doo Jet Ski, which you can ride solo or with a friend. Put on the provided riding apparel — vest, sunglasses or goggles, a hat — then climb on to your Jet Ski for a ride through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Whitsunday Islands!Choose from the options below for your tour, all with a maximum of 20 people for a more personalized small-group tour. Your guide snaps photos of you on your Jet Ski, and you’ll be able to see them online after the tour. Airlie Adventure:Take off in the morning from Airlie Beach to zip around Pioneer Bay's scenic bays and lovely beaches. Spot small islands, among other places pointed out by your expert guide, during your explorations. If you’re lucky, you might catch a glimpse of sea turtles, sea birds, or a large dugong (akin to the manatee) bobbing along the water. Expect to spend 1.5 hours riding on the Jet Ski, covering about 18 miles (30km) total. Your guide provides entertaining and informative commentary throughout the tour, and can help with any questions that you may have. Take breaks for photo ops, to get a closer look at places you see, and to sip on provided bottled water. This option is suitable for both beginner and experienced jet skiers.South Molle and Daydream Islands Experience:This 2.5-hour experience offers 50km of jet skiing and is all about maximizing your time on-board the Jet Ski. Explore the stunning Whitsunday Islands visiting the natural beauty of South Molle Island and Daydream Island.Bay Blast: Jet Ski Pioneer Bay - Scenic Airlie Beach: The 'Bay Blast' offers a hit of adrenalin and views of a lifetime!  Lookng back at the scenic landscape and panoramic vistas of coastal Airlie Beach, this blast around Airlie Bay offers an adventure for all ages and experiences.  Approximately 1 hour.

$214.18 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Whitehaven Heli Tour

Get your bearings around the Whitsundays on this tour, GSL Aviation's signature helicopter product. You'll fly over some of the most stunning island scenery in Australia with aerial views of the Whitsunday Islands, on your way to the world famous Whitehaven Beach.The white sands of Whitehaven Beach and the beautiful blue water of Australia’s Whitsundays are a must-see from both above and below. Arriving in style, you’ll have 1.5 hours to enjoy this beautiful and pristine beach, voted number 1 in Australia, at your own leisure. Sights include Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Shute Harbour, Molle Islands, Long Island, Dent Island, Hamilton Island and Daydream Island.

$95.60 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Scenic Flight from Airlie Beach

Take flight over the Whitsunday Islands on a fixed-wing 25-minute island explorer scenic flight. Begin with hotel pickup 45-60 minutes prior to your flight's departure time.Departing from Whitsunday Airport, you'll fly over some of the most stunning island scenery in Australia, on your way to the world famous Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet. Whitehaven Beach is voted highly in Australia as one of the most incredible beaches and you'll pass it twice before heading back to the mainland. Not only is the view fantastic, but you're also guaranteed a window seat on board your high wing aircraft. It's truly a great way to get your bearings in the Whitsundays and for amazing value!  Sights include Shute Harbour, Molle Islands, Long Island, Dent Island, Hamilton Island, Daydream Island, Hill Inlet and Whitehaven Beach.Conclude your tour with drop-off back at your hotel.

$176.47 Outdoor Activities

Whitehaven Beach and Jetski Island Adventure

Board your Whitehaven vessel from Port of Airlie at 7am for the scenic cruise to this magnificent beach. Your cruise vessel has expansive seating areas inside and out and your friendly skipper will provide an informative commentary on the history and natural wonders of the area. Sit back, breathe in the sea air, sip a wine or beer and marvel at the 74 Island Wonders of the Whitsundays, starting with views of Passage Peak and the imposing Pentecost Island. Arriving at Whitehaven Beach, wander along the beach to your own secluded stretch, laze on the sand or cool off in the azure waters. Return to the Port of Airlie at 1:45pm where you will be greeted by your jetski guide and taken over to the Port of Airlie Marina for lunch and the Jetski safety briefing. Then the next adventure begins! Enjoy up to 2 hours of Jet skiing around the Whitsundays islands. You will visit the National Park on South Molle Island, pass by Daydream Island, Mandalay Point and Airlie Beach coastline. During the Jetski tour there are opportunities to spot marine wildlife including turtles, dugongs & dolphins.  Your experienced guide will share the local knowledge of the history of the area during the tour. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon snacks are included. A range of soft drinks are available for purchase on board. No alcohol can be consumed during this tour due to safety restrictions when operating a Jetski.Price is per person twin share - 2 people on 1 Jetski. Single supplement upgrade option (subject to availability) direct with Cruise Whitsundays