Top 37 Things to do in Airlie Beach, Queensland

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14-Day East Coast Australia Adventure
Tackle the spectacular terrain, natural beauty, and lively beach towns of Australia's east coast on this 2-week adventure with a small group of like-minded travelers. Enjoy great food and wine, visit the famous sights, and go off the beaten track... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

14 days

$5,080
per adult

3-Day Reef & Whitehaven Tour for 2
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

$673
per adult

5-Day Reef & Whitehaven Castaway Tour for 2
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

$1,272
per adult

Adrenaline Aerobatic Flight
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

$198
per adult

Day Trip to Whitsunday & Dumbell Islands
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

$123
per adult

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

$84
per adult

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

$125
per adult

Full-Day Cruise & Picnic on Whitehaven Beach
Cruise through the Whitsunday Islands National Park and enjoy a picnic lunch on the world-famous Whitehaven Beach. You won't forget the feeling of the pristine white sands of Whitehaven Beach between your toes, and the sight of the turquoise water... Read More
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

$138
per adult

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

$98
per adult

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

$94
per adult

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

$111
per adult

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

$141
per adult

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

$247
per adult

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

$180
per adult

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

$329
per adult

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

$178
per adult

Hydeaway Bay Tour with Resort Lunch
Get to know the treasures of Queensland's coast on a tour through the secluded beauty of Cape Gloucester and Hydeaway Bay. This outing lets you admire the lush greens of the Whitsunday Islands, snorkel the fringing reef, or stroll along... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours 30 minutes

$90
per adult

Langford Reef Snorkeling Day Trip
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

$119
per adult

Ocean Rafting & Whitsundays Day Tour
Get to know the beautiful natural scenery of the Whitsunday Islands on an excursion that shows you the wild side of Queensland's coast. Your tour visits the sands of Whitehaven Beach, shows you breath-taking views of the Whitsundays at Hill... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours 30 minutes

$111
per adult

Pioneer Bay Jet Boat Adventure
Jump on board a speedy jet boat, hold on tight, and prepare to get wet during an exhilarating jaunt through gorgeous Pioneer Bay. An expert captain navigates your boat at breakneck speeds while you take in magnificent coastal views and... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour

Free cancellation

$52
per adult

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

$108
per adult

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

$15
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Proserpine Airport (PPP)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Proserpine Airport (PPP) 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

35 minutes

$13
per adult

Snorkeling & Ocean Rafting Tour of the Whitsundays
Dive into the translucent waters of the Whitsundays on a tour to 2 snorkelling destinations with some of the best fringing reefs in the islands. Zip across the waves on a sturdy ocean raft to get access to the restricted... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 30 minutes

$111
per adult

Tall Ship Sunset Cruise
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

$49
per adult

Thrill Seeker Aerobatic Flight
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

$108
per adult

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 adult

Whitehaven Beach Experience
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

$221
per adult

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

$141
per adult

Whitehaven Scenic Flight
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

$176
per adult

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

$87
per adult

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

$67
per adult

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
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

$445
per adult

Whitsundays & Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight
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

$149
per adult

Whitsundays Scenic Flight
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

$148
per adult

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