Airlie Beach is a backpacker's paradise! It's a fun seaside town with lots to do and amazing places to eat. It's also the perfect gateway to visit the Great Barrier Reef, which is one of the most iconic places to visit in Australia. There are plenty of things to see in this area, so much so that we have already written a whole blog on it. Check it all out in our ultimate guide to the Whitsundays.
If you're looking for an epic experience, and one of the best views of the Great Barrier Reef, then check out this scenic flight. It's a perfect way to see the vast beauty of the reef.
There is no doubt about it. This is one of the most beautiful places and top attractions in Australia, let alone Queensland. The Whitsundays sits within the Great Barrier Reef, a world heritage site due to its rich indigenous history and unique marine life. You can find some of Australia's best beaches here, like the world-famous Whitehaven Beach. You can find this on Whitsundays Island. It's not only one of the top Queensland attractions, it is a must for anyone planning a trip to Queensland.
You will have to book a tour to see the Whitsundays Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. We would strongly recommend the Camira tour with Cruise Whitsundays. It's one of the best tours in Queensland. It has tonnes of awesome stops such as Whitehaven Beach, and Hill Inlet and you can go snorkelling in the Great Barrier Reef. There is also delicious food and unlimited beer, wine and cider. It's a steal and a great tour for couples, families and friends. There is a reason this is one of the most popular places to visit in Queensland.
There is so much more to know if you're looking to pay a visit to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays. Check out our Ultimate Guide for more.