Back

Airlie Jet Boat - Whitehaven Beach - Snorkelling Tour

Tour Code: 496

Departing: Airlie Beach

Pickup: Airlie Beach

Family Deal Save $90
  • The fast Wildcat vessel - more time to do the things you love
  • Climbing the famous Hill Inlet and seeing the world famous Whitehaven Beach
  • Meeting George the puppy like Humphead Maori Wrasse 
  • Family Deal - Save $90 - Based on 2 adults & 2 children
  • Snorkel tours of two coral reefs around Mantaray Bay, see more of the Whitsunday Islands in just one day 

Included In Price

  • Small group up to 38 guests
  • 2 hours at Whitehaven Beach
  • Guided wlak to Hill Inlet Lookout
  • Snorkel equipment incl. stinger suit hire and wetsuit hire (winter months only)
  • Lunch plus morning and afternoon snacks
  • Parks fees and fuel levy

Our Great Barrier Reef tours exciting itinerary will leave nothing out. In one day, guests will enjoy plenty of time snorkeling, swimming and beach-hopping among the Whitsunday Islands and soak up the beauty of Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet.

Join a multi award winning Whitsunday Islands tour to see the most iconic spots on the Great Barrier Reef from Airlie Beach in just one day.

Our boat is designed and built for stability and speed and is a breathtaking sight when zipping through the water.

Taking passengers to the hotspots of the Whitsundays, this popular Great Barrier Reef tour is ideal for those who are looking for an all-inclusive reef trip with plenty of snorkelling, a stop at Hill Inlet Lookout and Whitehaven Beach and more.

This unique and spacious vessel has patented technology to ensure stability, an onboard toilet and a friendly, energetic crew.

Thundercat is a great option for travellers who are worried about getting sea sick or are just visiting for a short time.

Jump on board our custom built boat for an exhilarating ride around the Whitsunday Islands. 

Bring along your family, bring along your friends, and we will show you all the major iconic sights of the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef in just one wonderful day.

hundercat offers an exhilarating ride around the Whitsunday Islands all in one day. 

The 2018 and 2019 Australian GOLD award winning tour visits the world-famous Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet lookout and offers 2 snorkelling opportunities on the fringing Great Barrier Reef.

Thundercat is one of the fastest catamaran in the Whitsundays and has been designed for stability and speed so it’s perfect for passengers who are concerned about seasickness. 

The all-inclusive package departs from Airlie Beach and is suitable for families, couples and groups wanting to experience once in a lifetime moments.

Thundercat is proud to be accredited as a Climate Action Leading tour. This is the highest level of ECO certification offered in Australia.

Tour Highlights: 

  • A multi-national award-winning tour operator. The 2018 and 2019 GOLD award winner for best Major Tour and Transport Operator in Australia
  • 2018 and 2019 Queensland and Whitsunday GOLD award winner for Adventure Tourism
  • Custom-built vessel for the Whitsunday conditions
  • Stable catamaran so alleviates concerns regarding seasickness
  • A longer day 9-5pm which means more time to spend at iconic locations
  • On-board toilet for passenger comfort plus individual seating with back support
  • All inclusive of stingersuit, snorkelling equipment and wetsuits (winter months)
  • All-Inclusive of morning tea/lunch and afternoon tea freshly made and locally catered
  • Beach drop off’s available (weather & tide dependent)
  • Visit the best locations including Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Lookout
  • Experienced and knowledgeable crew members to keep you safe and informed
  • Free bus transfers
  • The ultimate way to travel around the Whitsundays Island in just one day!
  • Proud Climate Action Leaders

Depart from the award-winning Coral Sea Marina at 9 am and travel to Tongue Bay for a once in a lifetime experience on Whitehaven Beach and a guided bush walk to Hill Inlet Lookout.

Enjoy fresh homemade baking for morning tea, followed by a buffet lunch before heading to two snorkeling locations on the fringing Great Barrier Reef.

Afternoon tea is provided before the journey back to Airlie Beach, arriving approximately 5 pm.

Itinerary Highlights:

  • Depart from the award-winning Coral Sea Marina
  • Hill Inlet Lookout (iconic swirling sand)
  • Whitehaven Beach (1.5 hours)
  • Stonehaven Bay
  • Mantaray Bay
  • Swim in crystal clear waters
  • Snorkel fringing reefs
  • A day of adventure with creature comforts
  • Beautiful natural surroundings
  • Feel peace of mind that you are travelling on a Climate Action Leading tour

The lunch menu is made fresh each day locally and has been designed to suit most dietary requirements.

Morning tea: Homemade gluten-free brownie

Buffet Lunch:

  • Zucchini frittata and quiche lorraine
  • Cold sliced meat and cheese platter
  • Salad platter
  • Fresh pasta salad
  • Chinese noodle salad
  • Bread rolls
  • Afternoon tea: Fresh fruit kebabs

PLEASE NOTE: Thundercat does not cater to dietary requirements. If the above menu does not satisfy the customer they are welcome to bring their own snacks and place them in our esky.

We do not sell alcohol on the boat but all guests are welcome to BYO and place cans in the esky. No red wine or glass allowed on the vessel.

We provide cold water stations on all our tours, guests will just need to bring your refillable water bottles for top ups throughout the day. 

Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Airlie Beach

Departure Time
  • Departs at 9:00 am and returns at 5:00 pm
  • Departs from Coral Sea Marina
  • Check-in opens at 8:00am
Pickup Locations

Airlie Beach

Destinations
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Manta Ray Bay
  • Hill Inlet Lookout
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

This tour doesn't operate on Christmas Day

Duration

8 hours

Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Additional Information

Soft Drinks & Bottled Water are no longer for sale onboard, Cold water stations are available onboard to refill your water. Eskies and ice are available onboard.

Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Eco Climate Action Innovator
  • Pack a small soft bag and include:
  • Sunscreen, sunglasses, a towel and a hat
  • Practical clothing and footwear (warmer items during winter)
  • A bottle of water to refill onboard & any other beverages (soft drink juice etc)
  • Underwater camera
  • BYO alcohol (no glass or red wine) for the boat only
  • A sense of fun and adventure!

  • Minimum age is 4 years.
  • Family Fare: 2 Adults and 2 Children

Our T&Cs

All cancellations must be in writing.

Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee.

Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

Tour Operator's T&Cs

Cancellations within 24 hours of departure will forfeit the full cost of the trip.

Airlie Jet Boat - Whitehaven Beach - Snorkelling Tour

Tour Code: 496

Departing: Airlie Beach

Pickup: Airlie Beach

Family Deal Save $90

From

au$220.00

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$180.00
Family: au$710.00

Tour Code: 496

From

au$220.00

15 yrs & over

4 - 14 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
Phone
1300 231 118
WhatsApp
+61 427 074 745
Phone
1300 231 118
WhatsApp
+61 427 074 745

You May Also Like