Whitsundays Scenic Flight, Whitehaven Beach and Snorkel Package

Scenic Flight and Boat Snorkel Tour Combo

Tour Code: 697

Prices From

au$399

Live Availability - Book Now

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

Child: au$349.00
Family: au$1,496.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

Looking for more tours in The Whitsundays?

Experience the best views of the Great Barrier Reef above and below the water on this ultimate Whitsunday Islands scenic flight and high speed boat snorkel tour. Our tour includes a scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef and famous Heart Reef, and an exhilarating boat ride to Whitehaven Beach.

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Highlights

  • 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including famous Heart Reef
  • Choose from 2 exclusive ocean rafting snorkel tours - one with more snorkel time, one with more beach time
  • The only tour to have direct access to Hill Inlet beaches at Whitehaven
  • Fastest boats in the Whitsundays - meaning you get more time to explore, snorkel and swim
  • Free snorkel instruction, snorkelling equipment and flotation devices
  • Multi award-winning tour

Perfect Selfie

  • Capture the sheer beauty of Heart Reef from above as you fly over the Great Barrier Reef on a 60-minute scenic flight.

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Fly and Raft

Departing daily at 7.00am (Northern Exposure) and 8.30am (Southern Lights) from Abell Point Marina North, Airlie Beach, this Whitsunday Islands scenic flight and high speed ocean rafting snorkel tour package offers the best of the Whitsundays from above, on and below the water!

Soar above the Great Barrier Reef on a breath-taking 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday islands and famous Heart Reef, then take the ride of your life to Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and pristine snorkelling reefs, on your choice of two ocean rafting snorkel tours.

  • The Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure (Northern Exposure): departs early and offers more snorkelling time, including two special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Border Island.
  • The Whitehaven Beach Adventure (Southern Lights): offers more time on Whitehaven Beach’s famous 7km stretch of white silica sand.

Features:

  • 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including Heart Reef
  • Ocean rafting adventure to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet - choose from 2 ocean rafting snorkel tours
  • Enjoy exclusive direct access to stunning Hill Inlet beaches at Whitehaven
  • Inner fringing coral reef snorkelling
  • Personal snorkel instruction, snorkelling equipment and floatation devices provided
  • Swim in the turquoise waters or laze on the white silica sand at Whitehaven Beach
  • Take a guided national park walk to iconic Hill Inlet Lookout
  • Listen to reef and island naturalist talks offered by your Skipper and Eco Host
  • Enjoy a delicious tropical lunch served on beautiful Whitehaven Beach
  • Courtesy pick-up/drop-offs and yummy cake for afternoon tea are included.

What to bring:

  • Swimmers
  • A beach bag with a towel, hat and shoes
  • A jacket during winter to protect you from wind and for warmth after snorkelling
  • Sunglasses
  • Cameras in a waterproof case or Tupperware
  • Cash for water, soft drinks, fruit juices and chocolates for sale onboard
  • Everything you need for the day as you will not return to your accommodation between tour

Sample menu

Tropical buffet Lunch:

  • Selection of large and small rolls as well as wraps
  • Platter of ham and Hungarian sliced salami
  • Sliced chicken breast with ranch dressing
  • Pacific seafood salad - barramundi cubes, slivers of crab, baby prawns, sliced seeded cucumber and celery. Marinated in coconut cream with lime and chilli dressing, garnished with smoked salmon
  • Sour cream potato salad
  • Asian noodle salad
  • Sweet and sour pasta
  • Green tossed salad
  • Gluten free tabouli salad - chickpeas, chopped parsley, tomato and onion with lemon, mint flakes, salt and pepper.
  • Condiments - 1000 Island Dressing, yoghurt garlic and mint dressing, margarine and sweet chilli sauce
  • Cheese selection
  • Selection of fruit - pineapple, watermelon, orange and rockmelon.
     

Note: Lunch menu subject to change. Most dietary requirements and food allergies can be catered for if advised upon booking or when re-confirming your tour. Please enquire upon booking if unsure.

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Included In Price

  • 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including Heart Reef
  • Pilot commentary - scenic flight
  • High Speed Ocean rafting tour to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • Guided National Park walks
  • Inner fringing coral reef snorkelling
  • Tropical buffet lunch on Whitehaven Beach
  • Refreshments
  • Personalised snorkel instruction
  • Use of snorkel equipment and flotation devices
  • Sunsuit/wetsuit
  • Reef and island naturalist talks
  • Courtesy transfers
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Airlie Beach

Departure Time
  • Scenic flight departs Airlie Beach:
  • 7.00am (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure - Northern Exposure) or
  • 8.15am (Whitehaven Beach Adventure - Southern Lights)
  • Scenic flight returns Airlie Beach:
  • 8.00am (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure - Northern Exposure) or
  • 9.15am (Whitehaven Beach Adventure - Southern Lights)
  • Ocean Rafting departs Airlie Beach:
  • 8.45am (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure Northern Exposure) or
  • 10.00am (Whitehaven Beach Adventure Southern Lights)
  • Ocean Rafting returns Airlie Beach:
  • 3.30pm (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure - Northern Exposure) or
  • 4.30pm (Whitehaven Beach Adventure - Southern Lights)
Departure Instructions

Tours depart daily from Abell Point Marina North, Airlie Beach (next to Sorrento Restaurant & Bar)

Pickup Locations

Airlie Beach

  • Courtesy coach pick-ups/drop-offs are available from mainland accommodation
Destinations
  • Shute Harbour
  • Whitsunday Island
  • Hill Inlet
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Hook Island
  • Heart Reef
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

Full day (1-hour flight, 6 ½ hours ocean rafting adventure)

What to Bring
  • Swimmers
  • A beach bag with a towel, hat and shoes.
  • A jacket during winter to protect you from wind and for warmth after snorkelling.
  • Sunglasses
  • Cameras in a waterproof case or Tupperware.
  • Cash for water, soft drinks, fruit juices and chocolates for sale on board.
  • Everything you need for the day as you will not return to your accommodation between tours.
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Prescription Mask Hire - $15
  • Water
  • Soft Drinks/Juice
  • Beer/Cider
  • Chocolate
Fitness Level Required

Medium

Restrictions

Weight: Up to 130 Kg / 287 Lb

Cancellation Policy

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.

 

100% cancellation fee applies for cancellations after midday the day prior.

Additional Information
  • Minimum numbers of four passengers for flights/flight packages apply.
  • Flights are subject to pilot discretion, weather and air traffic control.
  • For legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding. Individual weights in excess of 110kg will incur an extra seat surcharge.
  • Maximum per seat weight is 130 kgs.
  • Full names and exact weights per passenger must be advised when booking due to flight weight availability.
  • We recommend you take out travel insurance. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard our clients, we cannot be held responsible for personal injury or loss due to the actions of the clients which are beyond our control. A signed release will be required from all participants on departure.
  • Sites are weather and tide permitting.
  • The operator reserves the right to charge its customers a fuel levy if fuel is over $1.50 per litre and the right to arrange alternative itinerary when necessary.
  • The operator may use photographs of our clients in promotional material, including but not limited to social media, however if you do not consent please advise operator.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Experience the best views of the Great Barrier Reef above and below the water on this ultimate Whitsunday Islands scenic flight and high speed boat snorkel tour. Our tour includes a scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef and famous Heart Reef, and an exhilarating boat ride to Whitehaven Beach.

Read More

Highlights

  • 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including famous Heart Reef
  • Choose from 2 exclusive ocean rafting snorkel tours - one with more snorkel time, one with more beach time
  • The only tour to have direct access to Hill Inlet beaches at Whitehaven
  • Fastest boats in the Whitsundays - meaning you get more time to explore, snorkel and swim
  • Free snorkel instruction, snorkelling equipment and flotation devices
  • Multi award-winning tour

Perfect Selfie

  • Capture the sheer beauty of Heart Reef from above as you fly over the Great Barrier Reef on a 60-minute scenic flight.

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Fly and Raft

Departing daily at 7.00am (Northern Exposure) and 8.30am (Southern Lights) from Abell Point Marina North, Airlie Beach, this Whitsunday Islands scenic flight and high speed ocean rafting snorkel tour package offers the best of the Whitsundays from above, on and below the water!

Soar above the Great Barrier Reef on a breath-taking 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday islands and famous Heart Reef, then take the ride of your life to Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and pristine snorkelling reefs, on your choice of two ocean rafting snorkel tours.

  • The Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure (Northern Exposure): departs early and offers more snorkelling time, including two special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Border Island.
  • The Whitehaven Beach Adventure (Southern Lights): offers more time on Whitehaven Beach’s famous 7km stretch of white silica sand.

Features:

  • 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including Heart Reef
  • Ocean rafting adventure to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet - choose from 2 ocean rafting snorkel tours
  • Enjoy exclusive direct access to stunning Hill Inlet beaches at Whitehaven
  • Inner fringing coral reef snorkelling
  • Personal snorkel instruction, snorkelling equipment and floatation devices provided
  • Swim in the turquoise waters or laze on the white silica sand at Whitehaven Beach
  • Take a guided national park walk to iconic Hill Inlet Lookout
  • Listen to reef and island naturalist talks offered by your Skipper and Eco Host
  • Enjoy a delicious tropical lunch served on beautiful Whitehaven Beach
  • Courtesy pick-up/drop-offs and yummy cake for afternoon tea are included.

What to bring:

  • Swimmers
  • A beach bag with a towel, hat and shoes
  • A jacket during winter to protect you from wind and for warmth after snorkelling
  • Sunglasses
  • Cameras in a waterproof case or Tupperware
  • Cash for water, soft drinks, fruit juices and chocolates for sale onboard
  • Everything you need for the day as you will not return to your accommodation between tour

Sample menu

Tropical buffet Lunch:

  • Selection of large and small rolls as well as wraps
  • Platter of ham and Hungarian sliced salami
  • Sliced chicken breast with ranch dressing
  • Pacific seafood salad - barramundi cubes, slivers of crab, baby prawns, sliced seeded cucumber and celery. Marinated in coconut cream with lime and chilli dressing, garnished with smoked salmon
  • Sour cream potato salad
  • Asian noodle salad
  • Sweet and sour pasta
  • Green tossed salad
  • Gluten free tabouli salad - chickpeas, chopped parsley, tomato and onion with lemon, mint flakes, salt and pepper.
  • Condiments - 1000 Island Dressing, yoghurt garlic and mint dressing, margarine and sweet chilli sauce
  • Cheese selection
  • Selection of fruit - pineapple, watermelon, orange and rockmelon.
     

Note: Lunch menu subject to change. Most dietary requirements and food allergies can be catered for if advised upon booking or when re-confirming your tour. Please enquire upon booking if unsure.

Read More

Included In Price

  • 60-minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including Heart Reef
  • Pilot commentary - scenic flight
  • High Speed Ocean rafting tour to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • Guided National Park walks
  • Inner fringing coral reef snorkelling
  • Tropical buffet lunch on Whitehaven Beach
  • Refreshments
  • Personalised snorkel instruction
  • Use of snorkel equipment and flotation devices
  • Sunsuit/wetsuit
  • Reef and island naturalist talks
  • Courtesy transfers
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Airlie Beach

Departure Time
  • Scenic flight departs Airlie Beach:
  • 7.00am (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure - Northern Exposure) or
  • 8.15am (Whitehaven Beach Adventure - Southern Lights)
  • Scenic flight returns Airlie Beach:
  • 8.00am (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure - Northern Exposure) or
  • 9.15am (Whitehaven Beach Adventure - Southern Lights)
  • Ocean Rafting departs Airlie Beach:
  • 8.45am (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure Northern Exposure) or
  • 10.00am (Whitehaven Beach Adventure Southern Lights)
  • Ocean Rafting returns Airlie Beach:
  • 3.30pm (Whitsundays Snorkel Adventure - Northern Exposure) or
  • 4.30pm (Whitehaven Beach Adventure - Southern Lights)
Departure Instructions

Tours depart daily from Abell Point Marina North, Airlie Beach (next to Sorrento Restaurant & Bar)

Pickup Locations

Airlie Beach

  • Courtesy coach pick-ups/drop-offs are available from mainland accommodation
Destinations
  • Shute Harbour
  • Whitsunday Island
  • Hill Inlet
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Hook Island
  • Heart Reef
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

Full day (1-hour flight, 6 ½ hours ocean rafting adventure)

What to Bring
  • Swimmers
  • A beach bag with a towel, hat and shoes.
  • A jacket during winter to protect you from wind and for warmth after snorkelling.
  • Sunglasses
  • Cameras in a waterproof case or Tupperware.
  • Cash for water, soft drinks, fruit juices and chocolates for sale on board.
  • Everything you need for the day as you will not return to your accommodation between tours.
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Prescription Mask Hire - $15
  • Water
  • Soft Drinks/Juice
  • Beer/Cider
  • Chocolate
Fitness Level Required

Medium

Restrictions

Weight: Up to 130 Kg / 287 Lb

Cancellation Policy

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.

 

100% cancellation fee applies for cancellations after midday the day prior.

Additional Information
  • Minimum numbers of four passengers for flights/flight packages apply.
  • Flights are subject to pilot discretion, weather and air traffic control.
  • For legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding. Individual weights in excess of 110kg will incur an extra seat surcharge.
  • Maximum per seat weight is 130 kgs.
  • Full names and exact weights per passenger must be advised when booking due to flight weight availability.
  • We recommend you take out travel insurance. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard our clients, we cannot be held responsible for personal injury or loss due to the actions of the clients which are beyond our control. A signed release will be required from all participants on departure.
  • Sites are weather and tide permitting.
  • The operator reserves the right to charge its customers a fuel levy if fuel is over $1.50 per litre and the right to arrange alternative itinerary when necessary.
  • The operator may use photographs of our clients in promotional material, including but not limited to social media, however if you do not consent please advise operator.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 697

Prices From

au$399

Live Availability - Book Now

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

Child: au$349.00
Family: au$1,496.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

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