Top 41 Things to do in Airlie Beach, Queensland

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2-Day 2-Night Cruise & Snorkeling by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Explore the clear waters and pristine beaches of the Whitsunday Islands for an unforgettable 2 days. Head to Hill Inlet for the scenery, stop at Whitehaven Beach, and visit snorkeling spots to admire a wide variety of species. Relax onboard... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$345
per person

2-Day Catamaran & Resort Excursion by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Take an exhilarating ride on a 600-horsepower vessel built for stability and speed. After a day of sunbathing, swimming, and exploring, spend the night at the exclusive Paradise Cove Resort, a hidden gem on the Whitsunday Coast. If you like,... Read More
2-Day Catamaran Excursion by Whitsundays Adventure Sailing
Embark on a 2-day catamaran adventure that makes it easy to explore the Whitsunday Islands in all their golden-sand glory. Ideal for social and adventurous backpackers, this voyage offers everything you need to have a great time exploring the beauty... Read More
2-Day, 1-Night Eco Sailing Cruise by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Hop aboard the magnificent SV Whitehaven and cruise around the Whitsunday Islands on this all-inclusive overnight sailing adventure. Your crew takes care of your every need leaving you to you kick back and relax, soaking up the tropical sun and... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$271
per person

2-Day, 1-Night Sailing Cruise by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Cruise around the Whitsundays on this overnight sailing adventure aboard the Waltzing Matilda, a speedy, cutting-edge sailboat. Allow the crew to take care of you as you kick back, relax, and soak up the tropical sun, stopping to snorkel in... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$271
per person

3-Day Diving Cruise by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Sail the exotic Whitsundays on this all-inclusive 3-day diving adventure on Kiana, a splendid 54-foot (16. 4-m) sailboat. Allow the dedicated onboard crew to take care of your every need as you kick back and relax on the deck and... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$498
per person

3-Day Reef & Whitehaven Tour for 2 by Cruise Whitsundays
Take 3 exotic days to discover the breathtaking Whitsundays with this great value package for 2. Explore the white sands of Airlie Beach, discover the breathtaking scenery of the Great Barrier Reef, and enjoy a day of sailing around the... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$696
Group ( 2 Travelers )

3-Day Sail & Dive Adventure Cruise by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Enjoy a fun-filled cruise around the Whitsunday Islands on this all-inclusive 3-day diving adventure on board Summertime, a graceful timber sailboat. Allow the crew to take care of your every need as you kick back and relax, and enjoy diving,... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$441
per person

5-Day Reef & Whitehaven Castaway Tour for 2 by Cruise Whitsundays
Spend 5 fun-filled days exploring the very best of the Whitsundays with this adventure package for 2. Explore the white sands of Airlie Beach, discover the breathtaking scenery of the Whitsunday Islands, and even sleep under the stars in the... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$1,280
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Adrenaline Aerobatic Flight by Whitsunday Tiger Moth Adventures
Sit down, strap in, and hang on for dear life as you are hurdled through rolls, twists, and stomach-churning drops. Perfect for the true adrenaline junkie, this exhilarating aerobatic flight by Tiger Moth biplane is one of the best ways... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$189
per person

Day Trip to Whitsunday & Dumbell Islands by Providence Sailing
Set sail through Hook Passage to Whitsunday Island, the largest in a cluster of islands that shares the same name, and enjoy an afternoon spent basking on white-sand beaches among thick, green vegetation. A serene sailing adventure makes your journey... Read More

$117
per person

Daydream Island Cruise & Island Stay
Experience the breathtaking Daydream Island in the heart of the Whitsundays on this full-day island escape. Spend a day of leisure—go snorkeling, relax at the resort's pool, or spot bird life on a rainforest walk. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$85
per person

Family-Friendly Hamilton Island Full-Day Cruise
With its pristine beaches, lively marina, and balmy blue waters, Hamilton Island—the largest in the Whitsundays—is a dream destination for visitors of all ages. Take a family-friendly cruise to this postcard-perfect setting for beach activities, bowling, and a hands-on visit... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$128
per person

Full-Day Cruise to Whitsunday, Daydream & Hamilton Islands
The Whitsunday Islands' remote bays, breathtaking beaches, and iridescent blue waters offer some of Australia's most alluring scenery. Explore the best of the archipelago with a day-long cruise to Hamilton and Daydream Islands and the white silica sands of Whitehaven... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours 10 minutes

Free cancellation

$142
per person

Full-Day Hamilton & Daydream Twin Island Escape Cruise
White silica beaches, impossibly clear water, and lush, palm-capped peaks rising from the Coral Sea—the Whitsunday Islands are the very picture of a tropical paradise. Soak up the sun as you explore 2 of the archipelago's famed isles—Hamilton and Daydream—on... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$100
per person

Full-Day Hamilton Island Freestyle Cruise
Cruise through the Whitsundays to Hamilton Island, where you can enjoy a full day of exploration and relaxation at your leisure. Hit the bushwalking trails, try a watersport, or just while away the afternoon on the pure white sands. There's... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$96
per person

Full-Day Sailing & Snorkeling Adventure by MeritRacing
Whether or not you have sailed before, enjoy a delightful experience on this unforgettable day trip. Snorkel in the sanctuary of Blue Pearl Bay, spot fish like the humphead wrasse, and get a chance to swim with turtles at Langford... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$113
per person

Full-Day Whitehaven Beach & Daydream Island Cruise
The notion of a tropical paradise takes on a whole new meaning in the shimmering Whitsundays, where pristine white sand beaches meet clear waters in impossible shades of cerulean, sapphire, and teal. Set out for an unforgettable cruise to beautiful... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$114
per person

Full-Day Whitehaven Beach & Hill Inlet Cruise
Tropical escapes just don't come more picture-perfect than Whitehaven Beach, a 4. 5-mile (7-km) stretch of pristine white sand along the shore of Whitsunday Island. The fine, pure silica grains shimmer next to the cerulean waters of the Coral Sea,... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$139
per person

Great Barrier Reef & Whitsunday Islands Scenic Flight
Soar above the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef on this scenic seaplane flight. Search for turtles and humpback whales from within 500 feet (152 m) of the water. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

1 hour

Free cancellation

$235
per person

Great Barrier Reef Day Cruise to Reefworld
Enjoy a cruise to the Great Barrier Reef and spend your day at Reefworld to explore marine life. Experience this spacious reef pontoon and enjoy snorkeling, semi-submersible rides, presentations by marine biologists, and a delicious buffet lunch. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$164
per person

Great Barrier Reef Overnight Experience
Sleep under the stars at the Great Barrier Reef. Stay 2 days on the spacious Reefworld pontoon. Spend the night in the upper deck or sleep open-air. By day enjoy lots of water activities, including snorkeling, and by night spend... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$303
per person

Hamilton Island Go-Kart & Jet Boat Adventure Full-Day Cruise
Hamilton Island may look like a tranquil paradise, but there's plenty of adrenaline-pumping fun to be head for thrill-seekers looking for a rush. Zip around a racetrack in a go-kart, whip across the waves in a high-speed jet boat, and... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$182
per person

Langford Reef Snorkeling Day Trip by Providence Sailing
Feast your eyes on an incredible underwater world while picking up a few sailing tips during this exciting reef snorkeling day trip. Board a beautiful sailboat that's bursting with fascinating history and take to the sea for a day on... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

$113
per person

Multi-Day Whitsunday Islands Cruise by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Sail to the exotic Whitsunday Islands aboard a stylish catamaran on this all-inclusive adventure. Let the dedicated crew take care of your every need as you kick back and lounge on the deck. Along the way, enjoy swimming and snorkeling... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

22 hours

Free cancellation

$1,089
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Romantic Hamilton Island Full-Day Cruise for 2
It doesn't get more idyllic than the pristine beaches and clear waters of the Whitsundays. Cruise through the archipelago to Hamilton Island, where a day of leisure awaits. Soak up the sun on Catseye Beach, go for a swim in... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$114
per person

Shared Shuttle: Proserpine Airport (PPP)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between between Proserpine Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Proserpine Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$14
per person

Silent Night 2day 2night Adventure Sailing by Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
Cruise around the Whitsunday Islands on this 2-day snorkeling adventure aboard Silent Night¬, a speedy cutting-edge sailboat. Allow the crew to take care of your every need as you kick back, relax, and enjoy beach walks, sailing, and snorkeling in... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$342
per person

Tall Ship Sailing & Snorkeling Cruise by Tall Ship Adventures
Explore the wonders of the tropical Whitsundays aboard a traditional timber tall ship as you sail around the sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef. Explore secluded beaches, snorkel to see exotic marine life, and sail among turtles, tropical fish,... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$139
per person

Tall Ship Sunset Cruise by Providence Sailing
See the glowing sun drop below the horizon as your tall ship glides on the blue waves across Whitsunday Passage. Board a majestic cruise and discover secluded bays and unspoiled reefs over a glass of champagne and one of the... Read More

$46
per person

Thrill Seeker Aerobatic Flight by Whitsunday Tiger Moth Adventures
Even more adrenaline-pumping than skydiving, this mind-blowing flight on a Tiger Moth biplane takes you to jaw-dropping altitudes for an aerobatic adventure unlike any other. Roll, duck, dive, and twist through the skies above Airlie Beach. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$103
per person

Whitehaven Beach & Hamilton Island Cruise
From quiet, postcard-worthy beachscapes to watersports and active fun, there's a little bit of everything in the beautiful Whitsundays. Experience it all with a morning on Hamilton Island and a peaceful cruise to world-famous Whitehaven Beach. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$121
per person

Whitehaven Beach Experience by Seaplane
Visit famous Whitehaven Beach by seaplane. Take a spectacular scenic flight over the Whitsunday Passage and see a number of islands in the Whitsunday Island National Park before landing at the beach for some ultimate relaxation. Read More

$210
per person

Whitehaven Beach Sailing Adventure
Experience the wonders of the impressive Whitsunday Islands with a sailing adventure to Whitehaven Beach and Whitsunday Islands National Park. Explore the magnificent Whitehaven Beach and go swimming and snorkeling at fantastic inner-reef sites among colorful marine life. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$139
per person

Whitehaven Scenic Flight by Whitsunday Tiger Moth Adventures
Take in the stunning views of Whitehaven's picture-perfect, unspoiled white sands from the seat of a vintage Tiger Moth biplane. The beautiful beaches and coral reefs are best viewed from above, so soar through the skies and gaze out over... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

40 minutes

Free cancellation

$167
per person

Whitsunday Crocodile Safari Tour
Experience a safari into the natural habitat of saltwater crocodiles on the Proserpine River. Take an exciting day-trip river cruise (including a delicious barbecue lunch) followed by a tractor-drawn wagon-train tour through the nationally listed Goorganga Wetlands. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$92
per person

Whitsunday Island & Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruise
Soak up the sun at Australia's most photographed beach—Whitehaven. Cruise to beautiful Whitsunday Island, and spend a half-day walking along the dazzling white silica sand, swimming in the balmy waters of the Coral Sea, and taking in the spectacular scenery.... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 45 minutes

Free cancellation

$70
per person

Whitsunday Islands Hop-on Hop-Off Cruise Pass
Chart your own course and explore the Whitsundays at your leisure with an Island Hopper Pass. Explore as many islands as you like or just stay on board and enjoy the scenery. Read More

$89
per person

Whitsunday Islands Panorama Flight
Explore the Whitsunday Islands National Park and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park on the ground and in the air. Enjoy a half day of snorkeling at an exclusive reef and a picturesque flight over the islands before ending your... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Day Cruises & Water Activities

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$402
per person

Whitsundays & Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight by GSL Aviation
Take off from Whitsunday Airport for an unforgettable, scenic air journey over the beautiful Whitsundays. Fly over the stunning white sands of Whitehaven Beach, marvel at the Great Barrier Reef's archipelago of coral, including the Heart and Hook reefs, and... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

1 hour

Free cancellation

$142
per person

Whitsundays Scenic Flight by GSL Aviation
Depart from Whitsunday Airport for a truly memorable flight over the beautiful Whitehaven Beach and the Whitsundays. Soar over the breathtaking white sands of the beaches, the turquoise waters of the beautiful Coral Sea, and the lush rainforest and mountains... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

25 minutes

Free cancellation

$141
Group ( 2 Travelers )

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