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Airlie Beach Glass Bottom Boat Tour


Duration – 1 hour 10 minutes
Price From – $80 pp
5 Star Reviews – 120+


If you’d like to encounter the marvels of the Great Barrier Reef without becoming wet, this 70-minute Airlie Beach glass bottom boat tour is the optimal experience.

Suited for children, grandparents, and everybody in between, you’ll discover tropical fish, stunning coral, turtles, and alternative ocean life at the shoals near Airlie Beach.

Understand the aquatic ecosystem through live on-board commentary.

Pick-up from Base Backpackers is included

Chill out and escape the hot weather on a sheltered boat

Safety equipment is provided

An entertaining and descriptive tour that’s suitable for the whole family

Whats Included on this Airlie Beach Glass Bottom Boat Tour?

FREE Pick up from Base Backpackers (Airlie Beach Main Street)
70 Minute guided Glass Bottom Boat Discovery Tour
Funny and informative commentary about the reef
Fully shaded vessel
All safety equipment
Parking Fees
Restroom on board

Departure and Returns

336 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia Outside base backpackers on the main street of Airlie beach 30 minutes prior to your tour departure time.

Returns to the original departure point

Further Information 

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Near public transportation please meet at base backpackers 30 minutes before tour departure time.

  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level 93 steps to get onto the glass-bottom boat

  • Currently, Shute Harbour is going through a major construction until October 15, 2021, there will be 93 steps we have to go down to get to the boat and the same number of steps on return from the boat. All guests need to be aware of this and need to be physically fit to get up and down the stairs (no strollers, no walkers, or major health problems)

  • This Airlie Beach Glass Bottom Boat Tour will have a maximum of 20 travellers

  • Operated by Pioneer Adventures Whitsundays

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund. For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.

If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded. Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted. Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time. This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund. Learn more about cancellations.

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