Airlie Beach Glass Bottom Boat Ride (Family)

70 Mins | Daily | Check live availability for departure times | All ages

Airlie Beach Glass Bottom Boat Tour – Shute Harbour

Join us on a unique discovery tour of Airlie beach’s most spectacular coral reefs! This 70-minute tour explores the Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. Get up close and personal with a spectrum of vibrant hard and soft coral and a kaleidoscope of tropical fish.

93 steps to get onto 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)


  • 70 minute Airlie Beach Glass Bottom Boat tour, exploring the reefs surrounding The Gateway to The Great Barrier Reef
  • Spot underwater wildlife including a variety of fish, hard and soft corals, curious turtles, graceful rays
  • Guided and commentated, learn about the diverse ecosystem that makes up our coral reefs.

Courtesy Pick up! – We offer to pick up from the following

Big 4 adventure Whitsundays Cannonvale

  • 45mins before departure

Club croc

  • 40mins before departure


  • 40mins before departure

Coral sea resort

  • 35mins before departure

Base backpackers

  • 30mins before departure

Mantra boathouse (Port of Airlie)

  • 30mins before departure

Peppers resort

  • 25mins before departure

Island gateway caravan park

  • 20mins before departure

Big 4 Discovery park

  • 20mins before departure

Meet at Shute Harbour

If you do not want a complimentary pick up, please meet us at Shute Harbour 20 minutes prior to your tour. Please be advised that due to construction works at Shute Harbour, parking is extremely limited and not advised

What to Bring

  • Camera
  • Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen

What we Provide

  • 70 Minute guided Glass Bottom Boat Discovery Tour
  • Funny and informative commentary about the reef
  • Fully shaded vessel
  • Free Photos – find on our facebook @pioneeradventurestours
  • All safety equipment