Outer Reef & Beach Scenic Tour

Whitehaven Beach
Couple at Whitehaven Beach
Plane at Heart Reef
Hill Inlet
Hardy Reef

Soak in the absolute beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays on this Outer Reef & Beach Scenic Tour. Your tour begins with an hour in the air offering a unique perspective of Whitehaven Beach, Hardy Reef, Hill Inlet and some of the Whitsundays' most beautiful islands including Hayman, accompanied by a friendly and informative commentary.

You'll also fly directly over Heart Reef, offering amazing once-in-a-lifetime photo and video opportunities before experiencing the thrill of a touch-and-go water landing right on the Great Barrier Reef.

Air Whitsunday tours are unavailable until further notice.


  • Scenic flight over Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Bait Reef, Hook Reef, Heart Reef


  • Touch-and-go water landing at the Great Barrier Reef
  • Seaplane scenic flight
  • Comprehensive in-flight commentary
  • Complimentary pick up/drop off service from Airlie Beach hotels


Departs: Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine Airport), Main Terminal, Lascelles Avenue, Proserpine, QLD.


Tour time: 1 hour and 20 minutes
Flying time: 1 hour and 20 minutes

Additional Info

Children: 2-12 years are charged at the child rate
Weight Restrictions: Please advise each passenger's weight in kilograms (kg) when making a booking
What to Bring: Sunglasses, camera, drinking water
Please Note: Tour departure times vary according to tides
Operated By: Air Whitsunday