Hamilton Island Air Reef Comber by Seaplane Take in the magnificent Great Barrier Reef from above and below the water with this truly memorable seaplane and snorkel experience. Travelling via seaplane, you’ll enjoy a spectacular half-hour flight each way to the Great Barrier Reef, followed by a visit to Hardy Reef for a guided snorkelling tour and trip in the Coral Gardens Explorer glass bottom boat. What you’ll love about this Reef Comber Seaplane experience: The incredible photo opportunities. Whatever you do, don’t forget your camera! This stunning flight will take you right across some of the region’s most unforgettable scenery. Travel in comfort and style. You'll take to the skies in a seaplane, and some light refreshments will be provided throughout your trip, including sparkling wine. Your friendly tour-guide. Your pilot will answer any questions you have, and provide a commentary as you fly over the beautiful waterways. The peaceful, relaxed atmosphere. Flying in a private seaplane, you’ll feel like it’s just you - and the view! Guided reef tour. Take in the magnificence of the Hardy Lagoon Reef from below the water, with an expert guided snorkel tour, and a trip in the Coral Gardens Explorer glass bottom boat. Convenient departure and arrival. Hamilton Island Air can pick you up from any of the main hotel areas on Hamilton Island. Or, you can drive yourself to the Hamilton Island Air terminal, located 500 metres past the Hamilton Island main airport turnoff on the road to Palm Valley. Booking Request Details at a glance Opening hours Times vary every day due to tide tides. Please contact the Tour Desk for further information. Pricing $599 per person Inclusions Snorkelling equipment, Light Catering, Sparkling Wine and Water. Sights and highlights This stunning seaplane excursion includes a 30-minute flight each way out to the Great Barrier Reef. You will capture views such as Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Hook Island and of course, the world famous Heart Reef. Once out on the Reef you will enjoy exclusive use of the Coral Gardens Explorer glass bottom boat with a select few guests. Sample itinerary Enjoy a complementary pick up if you are staying in a select Resort Hotel to Hamilton Island Air. After viewing the safely briefing video for your aircraft, you will board for takeoff from Hamilton Island Airport. Enjoy a 30 minute flight over Whitehaven beach, Hill Inlet, Hook Island and Heart Reef. Once you have arrived at Hardy Lagoon you will disembark the aircraft and board the Coral Gardens Explorer Glass Bottom Boat for a magnificent guided tour of the Hardy Lagoon Reef system. After your guided tour, you will have arrived at the snorkelling destination. All snorkel gear and stinger suits are provided. After 1 hour of snorkel time, the light catering, sparkling wine and water will be served, followed by return trip to the Seaplane, and back to Hamilton Island. What to bring Towel, Hat, Sunscreen, Swimwear. Booking information Bookings are essential. Please visit the Tour Desk or call 07 4946 8305. Not suitable for non swimmers or children 0-13yrs. How to get there Please check in at Hamilton Island Aviation (located on the road out to Palm Valley Activities). Self-drive or take the free orange bus. Terms and Conditions Minimum passenger numbers apply (4 pax). Children under the age of 13 yrs must be accompanied by an adult. Due to the nature of Seaplane operations, all flights are operated at the discretion of Hamilton Island Air. Flights are subject to changeable weather conditions including tidal, sea state and prevailing winds, air traffic control, and other influences outside of HIA’s control. Prices subject to change without notice. Cancellation policy If your booking is a no show or cancelled less than 24 hours notice, 100% of the ticket price will be forfeited. The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time. Explore by helicopter Whitehaven Beach Explore by helicopter Whitehaven Beach Discover Whitehaven Beach by helicopter, with a spectacular flight over the Whitsundays, Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet. Read more View all whitehaven beach 9 Oct Top ten to do, right here right now Reef Magazine Reef Dive Experience $2,034 Four nights accommodation, plus enjoy a full-day Great Barrier Reef diving adventure with Explore, which takes you to selected moorings around Bait Reef.