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Panorama Tour

The longest and most extensive seaplane tour of the Whitsundays

At a glance:

  • Price: Adult: AU$650pp, Child: AU$520pp

  • Duration: 4.5 hours*

  • Includes snorkelling and glass bottom boat coral viewing

  • Departs from: Whitsunday Airport

  • If Booking within 24hrs of departure call 1800-951-251

  • Click Here for cancellation policy


This award-winning signature experience combines the absolute best the Whitsunday region has to offer in a half day tour. Take in the stunning scenery and iconic sights of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and Whitsunday Islands from the air, snorkel at a private reef location and visit the famous Whitehaven Beach in style by a seaplane. A bucket list experience for many travellers!

Included sights: Whitsunday Islands (Molle Group Islands, Hayman Island, Whitsunday Island, Hook Island), Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Great Barrier Reef (Hook Reef, Bait Reef, Hardy Reef, Barb Reef & Heart Reef.)

Included stops: Whitehaven Beach (Mid-southern end), Great Barrier Reef (glass bottom vessel in Hardy Lagoon)


  • Scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Whitsunday Islands

  • Approximately two (2) hours at Air Whitsunday Seaplanes’ private lagoon, comprising of snorkelling, coral viewing and relaxing on our glass bottom boat

  • One hour visit to Whitehaven Beach

  • All snorkelling equipment, snorkelling tuition and flotation devices

  • Beach umbrellas

  • Australian sparkling wine and 100% fruit juice, local spring water and an assortment of Australian brand snacks

  • Comprehensive in-flight commentary

  • Stinger/Wet Suit (available upon request)

What to bring:

  • Swimwear and towel (when guests are travelling on the Panorama Tour we suggest they wear their swimmers as there are no changing facilities on our vessels)

  • Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat

  • Camera and/or video camera

  • Light jacket for cooler months (late May, June, July & August)

  • Prescription mask for snorkelling if required

  • Drinking water

Please Note:  If booking within 24hrs of departure please call 1800-951-251

Departure times are on-request, as they are dependent upon the tides which vary from day to day.  We will endeavour to accommodate you on a flight as close as possible to your requested time and will confirm this time with you before taking full payment.

*Tour duration listed is approximate and may vary depending on aircraft type, weather conditions and if any island pick-ups are included in the schedule.


This Flight is operated by:

Panorama Tour

If booking within 24hrs of departure please call 1800-951-251

Departure times are dependent on the tides and are therefore approximate. We will endeavour to accommodate you on a flight as close to your requested departure time as possible

Your credit card will be authorised at time of booking but will not be charged until booking is confirmed