Reef and Beach Explorer by Seaplane Experience a spectacular scenic flight by seaplane around the Whitsundays. Take to the skies over the Great Barrier Reef and the amazing Heart Reef, and experience a seaplane water landing on Whitehaven Beach, where you can enjoy the sand and sun. What you’ll love about the Reef and Beach Explorer by Seaplane experience: See the region from the air! Spend 50 minutes flying over the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsundays in a graceful seaplane. See iconic sights like Heart Reef and Whitehaven Beach from above. Don’t forget your camera! Explore Whitehaven Beach. Spend an hour and a half on Whitehaven Beach, swimming, wandering the white sands or even walking to the lookout at Tongue Point. Lunch on Whitehaven Beach. Enjoy a picnic lunch on Whitehaven Beach with sparkling wine, water and fresh fruit. Booking Request Details at a glance Opening hours Tour available daily. Pricing $449 per person. Minimum 4 passengers. Sights and highlights Enjoy a 50 minute scenic flight by seaplane over the Great Barrier Reef and the iconic Heart Reef and Whitehaven Beach. Spend an hour and a half on Whitehaven Beach, swimming, wandering the white sands or even walking to the lookout at Tongue Point. Enjoy a picnic lunch on Whitehaven Beach with sparkling wine, juice, water and fresh fruit. What to bring Hat Towel Sunscreen Camera Swimmers Cash or credit card for extra snacks, drinks or souvenirs. Flat-soled shoes or thongs (no high-heels) A light jacket or warm clothes for after swimming or if the weather becomes cool. Booking information Bookings are essential. Please visit the Tour Desk or call 07 4946 8305. How to get there 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. Terms and Conditions Terms and Conditions apply. Cancellation policy Cancellation conditions apply. The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time. Reefworld Great Barrier Reef Reefworld Great Barrier Reef Discover all the colour, diversity and vibrancy of the Great Barrier Reef with this family-friendly day trip from Hamilton Island. Read more See all Great Barrier Reef 7 Jan Bullet-proof nails Reef Magazine Whitehaven Beach by Helicopter $3,754 Discover the magic and splendour of world-famous Whitehaven Beach from above - with a luxurious helicopter tour, two nights’ accommodation at qualia, and more.