Panorama Tour

Hill Inlet
Plane over Whitehaven
Snorkelling Great Barrier Reef
Pilot & Plane Whitehaven Beach
Hardy Lagoon
Whitehaven Beach

One of the Great Barrier Reef's most popular scenic tours, this half day Panorama Tour takes in some of the most breathtaking sights of the World Heritage listed Whitsunday Islands National Park from the air. Not just a bird's eye view of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, this tour also includes an hour of snorkelling allowing you to get up close and personal from a private semi-submersible in Hardy Lagoon.

You'll also spend 90 minutes on spectacular Whitehaven Beach where you can relax, work on your tan or play in the crystal clear waters. Renowned for its striking silica sand, this beach has been voted one of the top ten in the world. Your tour lasts for approximately 5 hours and gives you the opportunity to explore this amazing part of the world from the air, on land and underwater.


  • Whitsunday Islands
  • Hill Inlet
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Snorkelling at Hardy Reef
  • Heart Reef
  • 90 minutes at Whitehaven Beach


  • Scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef
  • In-flight commentary
  • Semi-submersible Coral Viewing
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Stinger Suits
  • Fresh Lunch at Whitehaven Beach
  • Complimentary pick up service from selected Airlie Beach hotels


Departs: 1/384 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach. Please check in 70 minutes prior to tour


Tour time: Approximately 5 hours

Additional Info

Children: 3 years and over are charged at adult rate. Under 3 years sit on adults lap
Weight Restrictions: 125kg weight restriction per passenger. Please advise each passengers weight in kilograms (kg) when making a booking.
What to Bring: Camera, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, swimwear, towel, light jacket for cooler months, prescription snorkelling mask if required
Address: 1/384 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach
Please Note: Tour departure times vary according to tides
Operated By: Air Whitsunday