GSL: Fly & Cruise - Scenic Flight Package

FROM: $329

Departure Times

Departs: Please Enquire - Daily
Returns: Please Enquire - Daily

Pricing Options

$329 AUD / Person - Adult (Between: 01 Sep 2021 and 31 Mar 2022)
$299 AUD / Person - Child (3-14 yrs) (Between: 01 Sep 2021 and 31 Mar 2022)
$0 AUD / Person - Infant (6 mnths-2 yrs) (Between: 01 Sep 2021 and 31 Mar 2022)

Experience the Whitsundays from above and below, combining the signature Reef & Island flight with a tropical catamaran escape to Whitehaven Beach!

  • Soak up an exciting day tour on the Whitehaven Beach Club
  • Revel in a 60-minute scenic flight to Heart Reef for a unique adventure! 
  • See the Great Barrier Reef from above and below with this wonderous package
  • Stand-up paddleboards, beach volleyball and Hill Inlet Lookout at your fingertips! 

Please use Day 1 (boat trip) when selecting availability.

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 Free Cancellation - Up To 24 Hours Before Departure.

The GSL: Fly & Cruise - Scenic Flight Package combines the best of both worlds allowing you to experience the Whitsundays Islands and Great Barrier Reef by both sea and air. This package operates over two days, to provide ample time to explore the amazing highlights of the area. A guaranteed window seat on the scenic flight will ensure remarkable views of Hill Inlet's swirling sands, Whitehaven Beach's stunning shores, and the famous Heart Reef!

Day two of this combo will have you sinking your toes in the silica sands of Whitehaven Beach, where you can choose to relax and take a dip in the crystal blue waters or get involved in the beach activities and bushwalks! Don't miss your chance to witness world wonders from every angle, as you soar, dive and cruise through paradise.


  • Two unforgettable tours split over two decadent days
  • 1-hour scenic flight over Whitehaven Beach, Great Barrier Reef and Heart Reef
  • Full-day catamaran tour around the Whitsundays
  • Ample exploring and relaxing time at South Whitehaven Beach
  • Buffet Lunch, paddle-boarding and beach activities 

Highlights & Features:

  • Experience views of the Whitsundays & Great Barrier Reef
  • Spend ample time exploring South Whitehaven Beach
  • Stand Up Paddle Boards & beach activities including volleyball
  • Delicious smorgasbord lunch
  • Wetsuit/Sunsuit Hire
  • Self-Guided walk to South Whitehaven Lookout for magical views
  • Add optional extras including Hill Inlet Lookout & snorkelling (extra fees apply)

Optional Extras:

Snorkelling - $29pp

  • Visit nearby Haselwood Island to explore incredible coral reefs 
  • Discover the Great Barrier Reef, a World Heritage-listed, unbelievable and rare ecosystem!
  • Stinger suits, snorkel equipment and briefing is provided 
  • Dive in for your chance to see turtles, rays, an array of fish and more!

Green Sea Turtle, Great Barrier Reef Snorkel

Hill Inlet Lookout Bushwalk - $29pp

  • Be astounded by the magnificent views of Hill Inlet Lookout
  • The natural turquoise and bright white silica mosaic is an incredible photo op!
  • Travel by boat to the North end of Whitehaven at Tongue Bay 
  • Reconnect with nature on the short, guided bushwalk up to the famous Hill Inlet Lookout point

Important Information:

  • Weight restrictions apply for flight of 125kg per person
  • Infants 6 months -2 years will sit on the lap of an adult during flight (tour not permitted for infants under 6 months)
  • No BYO, Alcohol will be available for purchase at Whitehaven Beach
  • The boat departs from Rufus & Co Café located at the Port of Airlie Marina at 9:00 am
  • No hard eskies, but you can bring cooler bags or backpacks. Bags will be required to sit on lap or between guests' legs.

Sample Itinerary

Day 1 - Whitehaven Beach Club 

You have a whole day ahead for a boating adventure, onboard the Whitehaven Beach Club Tour. Travelling on board the fast and modern vessel, purpose-built for the Whitsundays, this amazing day around the islands will include direct transfers departing at 9:00 am from the Port of Airlie Marina to South Whitehaven Beach. Enjoy ample relaxing beach time, stand-up paddleboards, beach activities and a delicious buffet-style lunch. With additional options such as snorkelling, guided bush walks and more, you can make your day as jampacked or as leisurely as you would like! Soak up the sun, salt and island vibes as you frolic amongst some of the world's whitest sands with this 8-hour boat tour, bound to ensure about 5 hours of beach time. Return to Airlie Beach around 5:00 pm with a tan and some seriously unforgettable memories! 

Whitehaven Beach Hill Inlet Lookout View Whitsunday island

Day 2 - 
60 Minute Scenic Flight

Experience a 60-minute flight over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, with guaranteed window seats over iconic sights such as Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach, and Heart Reef. Choose from a morning or afternoon flight to suit your schedule, and take off for the ride of your life! Intensely beautiful panoramic views of the turquoise reefs, deep blue seas and lush tropical islands will impress and delight flyers! Enjoy in-flight commentary from your pilot, who will illuminate the secrets of the reef from above! Guests will check-in at the GSL Aviation office (384 Shute Harbour Rd) at least 1 hour prior to flight time.

GSL aviation flight scenic whitsunday islands