Outer Reef & Beach Scenic Tour

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.


  • 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


Departs: Terminal One, Whitsunday Airport, Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach


Tour time: 1 hour
Flying time: 1 hour

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