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Great Barrier Reef Fly and Rafting Full Day Tour with 60 minutes Fixed-Wing Scenic Flight over Whitsundays and Heart Reef, Plus Rafting Tour to Whitehaven Beach Northern Exposure Eco Adventure

  • Whitsundays
  • English
  • 8.5 hours (approx.)
  • Instant Confirm

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Reef and island scenic flight 60 minute
  • 2. Tour to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • 3. Guided National Park walks
  • 4. Inner fringing coral reef snorkelling
  • 5. Tropical buffet lunch
  • 6. Refreshments
  • 7. Personalised snorkel instruction
  • 8. Use of snorkel equipment and flotation devices
  • 9. Sunsuit/wetsuit
  • 10. Reef and island naturalist talks
  • 11. Transport from/to selected hotels
From AUD
$409.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Reef and island scenic flight 60 minute
  • 2. Tour to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • 3. Guided National Park walks
  • 4. Inner fringing coral reef snorkelling
  • 5. Tropical buffet lunch
  • 6. Refreshments
  • 7. Personalised snorkel instruction
  • 8. Use of snorkel equipment and flotation devices
  • 9. Sunsuit/wetsuit
  • 10. Reef and island naturalist talks
  • 11. Transport from/to selected hotels

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Whitsundays
Depature point ● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Time^: 07:00
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time
● Arrives Airlie Beach at 15:30
Address Abell Point Marina North (next to Sorrento Restaurant & Bar), Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach QLD 4802 Australia
How to get there Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included.  Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.

● It is not recommended to self drive to the wharf as there is no parking available.
Operating hours
Flight 07:00 - 08:00
Rafting Tour - Northern Exposure 08:45 - 15:30
Reconfirmation requirements Please be advised you are required to contact The Service Provider 24 hours prior to the travel date during business hours to reconfirm your booking, pick up location and time, and departure time with your confirmation number. Please adjust your travel plan according to the details given by The Service Provider at time of reconfirming.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Motion-sickness medicine (if required)
● Swimwear, towel
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Comfortable shoes
● Light jacket/sweater for windy or cool days, and keep warmth after snorkeling
● Camera (waterproof)
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
● Prescription Mask, or hire one onboard at additional extra cost and pay directly to The Service Provider.
Other info ● Please note that although children under 2 years of age are permitted to join this tour, we would only recommend bringing them on days when conditions are calm and winds are under 20 knots. Infants can travel on a paying guardian’s lap on the flight.

2 Overview

Enjoy the best of the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef in one day with a Whitsunday scenic flight and Ocean Rafting adventure! Experience the Whitsundays’ ultimate destinations… Heart Reef, Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and secret snorkelling locations.

Great Barrier Reef Fly and Rafting Full Day Tour with 60 minutes Fixed-Wing Scenic Flight over Whitsundays and Heart Reef, Plus Rafting Tour to Whitehaven Beach Northern Exposure Eco Adventure

See the Whitsundays from above with a stunning Whitsunday scenic flight over the islands and Great Barrier Reef, including famous Heart Reef and Whitehaven Beach, then ride the tropical waters on Ocean Rafting's Northern Exposure tour.

 

60 minute Whitsunday scenic flight

Enjoy a 60 minute scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, including Heart Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet!

See the Whitsundays from above with a stunning Whitsunday 60 minute scenic flight over the islands and Great Barrier Reef, including famous Heart Reef and Whitehaven Beach.

Enjoy a bird's eye view of many of the 74 Whitsunday Islands, fly over Whitehaven Beach and picture postcard Hill Inlet before heading out to the Great Barrier Reef and experiencing one of the most photographed reef locations, Heart Reef. The comfortable fixed wing aircraft offers big window viewing, pilot commentary and the best views of the Whitsundays!

 

Northern Exposure Tour

This multi award winning tour includes an exhilarating ride to world famous Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Beach and Lookout, pristine snorkelling reefs and guided Whitsunday Island National Parks walks, all in one day! These semi rigid inflatable vessels are super fast allowing you to experience a fun ride, adventure and education amongst the natural beauty of the Whitsundays. The Whitehaven Beach tours visit the "Wild Side" of the Whitsunday Islands, the uninhabited islands with beautiful natural scenery brimming with marine, bird and animal life. This is the only tour operator to have direct access to the stunning and iconic Hill Inlet beach on the Whitehaven Beach tours and special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Border Island ensure a memorable underwater experience. Northern Exposure offers more snorkelling time and the Southern Lights offers more beach time

 

Compare Northern and Southern Tours
  Northern Exposure - More Snorkelling Time Southern Lights - More Beach Time
Visit to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • Visit northern end of Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • 1 - 1.5 hours at northern end
  • Visit both northern and southern end of Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
  • 2 - 2.5 hours at southern end
Guided National Park walks
  • Yes
  • Yes
Snorkelling
  • Two locations
  • Around Hook Island
  • Approximately 45 minutes each
  • One locations
  • Around either Border Island or Dumbell Island
  • Approximately 1 hour in total
Personalised snorkel instruction
  • Yes
  • Yes
Use of snorkel equipment and flotation devices
  • Yes
  • Yes
Reef and island naturalist talks
  • Yes
  • Yes

 

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Cancellation Policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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