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Air Whitsunday Seaplanes
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Indicative Rate* $245.00 to $490.00 Tour - All Inclusive

07 4946 9111
reservations@airwhitsunday.com.au
www.airwhitsunday.com.au

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Description

Fly with an award winning Whitsunday Tourism Icon, snorkel in secluded coral suspended lagoons, travel in style to Whitehaven Beach and arrive at the Great Barrier Reef in only 30 minutes.

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Air Whitsunday is the largest seaplane operator in the Southern Hemisphere, having proudly provided an unsurpassed tour and transport service in the Whitsundays for over 40 years. Their tours showcase a panoramic perspective of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park including the iconic Heart Reef; a pristine private snorkelling location amidst the coral suspended Hardy Lagoon; and ambient stops at the stunning Whitehaven Beach in the Whitsunday Islands National Park.

Air Whitsunday is most famous for their seaplane services that rendezvous with their privately operated coral viewing vessel which is moored at an exclusive snorkelling location inside a coral suspended lagoon in Hardy Reef. They also provide private picnics at Whitehaven Beach and the most comprehensive scenic flights on offer in the region, encompassing all the famous Whitsunday sights.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Car park
    Car park
  • Checkin Desk
    Checkin Desk
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Public Transport
    Public Transport
  • Waiting Area
    Waiting Area

Activities

  • Snorkelling
    Snorkelling
  • Swimming
    Swimming

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome and child prices are available for children aged three to 12 years inclusive when accompanied by two adults. Infants aged zero to two are free of charge and are required to sit on the lap of a parent.

Disabled:
Some disabled access is available. Limited mobility passengers assisted. Please advise at time of booking.

Cancellation Information:
Please note that a 100 per cent cancellation fee applies to all booking cancelled within 24 hours of departure.

Hotel Pick-up:
Transfers from your accommodation are unfortunately not offered. Whitsunday Airport is easily accessible by local bus or taxi, and is only a short ten minute drive from main street Airlie Beach.

How To Get There:
Air Whitsunday Terminal at Whitsunday Airport is located a short ten minute drive from main street Airlie Beach. Please follow the signs to Shute Harbour. The airport features a large red and white aircraft on stilts at the front and is clearly signposted.
If catching a bus, advise the driver of your destination and they will drop you at the bus stop at the front of the airport.


Air Whitsunday Seaplanes Tours


Panorama Tour

Whitehaven Beach Picnic

There is a good reason why this tour is their most popular! Witness the finest the region has to offer in one half day tour and enjoy the incredible land and seascapes of the World Heritage listed Whitsunday Islands National Park and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park from both the air and on the surface. This tour includes snorkelling and coral viewing from their private vessel at their very own reef location inside the calm waters of Hardy Lagoon. The vessel has an underwater viewing chamber, sun and shade deck areas, along with easy access into the water.

This adventure at the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is followed with a relaxing one hour visit to Whitehaven Beach. Frequently voted as one of the world's top ten beaches, this striking stretch of silica beach on Whitsunday Island National Park is the perfect location to enjoy a picnic lunch, explore and recline in the crystal clear waters with turtles and rays.

Tour Information


4 hours and 30 minutes
Yes.
All tours are available from your island or boat anchorage at a small additional charge.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

  • Airlie Beach Airport

Tour Travels To

  • Heart Reef
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Great Barrier Reef

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$490.00$490.00Tour - All Inclusive
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.

Disabled: Some disabled facilities are available. Limited mobility passengers assisted. Please advise at the time of booking.



Reef Adventure Tour

Air Whitsunday Seaplanes

Departing daily, their seaplanes showcase the amazing expanse of the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park from above sea level before landing and transferring to our private semi- submersible at Hardy Reef to experience its beauty from below sea level.

Enjoy two hours of coral viewing and snorkelling from the comfort of their glass bottom boat moored inside the calm confined waters of Hardy Lagoon; a coral suspended lagoon in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Easy access into the water from the rear platform of the vessel ensures passengers of all snorkelling skill levels can enjoy this exclusive reef location in ease. The vessel also has an underwater viewing chamber, sun and shade deck areas and is equipped with all snorkelling equipment and flotation devices.

Australian sparkling wine and lights snacks will be served on the top deck of the vessel after you return from your snorkelling adventure in the lagoon.

Tour Information


3 hours

Tour Departs From

  • Whitsunday Airport

Tour Travels To

  • Great Barrier Reef

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$375.00$375.00Tour - All Inclusive
Derived from 1 person rate.




Whitehaven Experience

Air Whitsunday Seaplanes

Visit famous Whitehaven Beach in style by seaplane. Flights depart daily and include a spectacular scenic flight over the Whitsunday Passage and a number of islands of the Whitsunday Island National Park group ... a sprawling archipelago of jewel-green national park islands that sparkle in an aquamarine ocean ... secluded beaches, fringing reefs and towering hoop pines complete the spectacular picture.

Your aircraft will perform aerial work over the amazing swirling sands of Hill Inlet and the expansive stretch of world-famous Whitehaven Beach for that perfect postcard photograph. Land gracefully at an area of the beach with few or no other visitors where you are free to relax, sunbathe, swim and explore this remarkable pure silica beach. Absolute luxury!

Your pilot will serve chilled Australian sparkling wine and an assortments of snacks to you whilst you enjoy the scenery and chill out on one of the world's top ten beaches.

Tour Information


3 hours

Tour Departs From

  • Whitsunday Airport

Tour Travels To

  • Whitehaven Beach

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$255.00$255.00Tour - All Inclusive
Derived from 1 person rate.




Reef and Whitehaven Scenic Flight

Whitehaven Beach in the Whitsundays

Relax in absolute comfort as their seaplanes showcase the Whitsunday Island National Park and the breathtaking expanse of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park World Heritage Area. During the course of this 60 minute scenic flight you will take in views of Shute Harbour, the Molle Group of Islands, Daydream Island, Whitsunday Passage, Hayman Island, Hook Island, Whitsunday Island (the largest national park island in the group), Whitehaven Beach, the amazing swirling sands of Hill Inlet and then accelerate across the Coral Sea to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park to take in the sights of Bait Reef, home of the amazing stepping stones, Hook Reef and Hardy Lagoon (the most photographed location of the entire Great Barrier Reef Marine Park!). They will also show off one of the biggest natural wonders to you, the perfectly shaped Heart Reef.

Tour Information


1 hour

Tour Departs From

  • Whitsunday Airport

Tour Travels To

  • Great Barrier Reef
  • Whitehaven Beach
  • Hill Inlet
  • Hook, Hardy and Heart Reefs

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$290.00$290.00Tour - All Inclusive
Derived from 1 person rate.




Hayman Day Delight

Hayman Pool

Spoil yourself for the day and visit Hayman Island; one of the Leading Hotels of the World group. Arrive by seaplane to this exotic tropical north Queensland resort. Hayman, Australia's most awarded private island, presents astonishing natural beauty, restorative peace, action-packed activity and indulgent culinary experiences. The experience of the Hayman Day Delight is one of a welcome attention to detail and a warm and professional approach to delivering an enjoyable and memorable visit in this special place in the world. During your stay you will have full access to all the resort activities and services and have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the Hayman experience.

Tour includes return seaplane scenic flight to Hayman Island, AUD50 lunch voucher to use at the World famous Hayman Island Pool Bar, access to all resort activities including water sports, golf, tennis and croquet.

Explore the islands landscaped gardens, pools, ponds and lagoons. Enjoy walking tracks through lush rainforests and native bush land. Minimum 6 hours on island.

Tour Information


Tour Departs From

  • Air Whitsunday Terminal

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$245.00$245.00Tour - All Inclusive
Includes AUD50 lunch voucher.




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