5 Day Airlie Beach Escape

​5 day Airlie Beach Escape

Start your holiday in the beautiful Whitsundays, with time to relax and unwind in paradise. Then join the Spirit of Queensland down the coast to Brisbane.


  • 3 nights at Heart Hotel and Gallery in Airlie Beach, with breakfast included daily
  • Sunset sail from Airlie Beach
  • Islands and Whitehaven Beach half day cruise
  • RailBus connection from Airlie Beach to Proserpine railway station 
  • One-way travel aboard the Spirit of Queensland from Proserpine to Brisbane in a RailBed
  • Dinner and light breakfast included on Spirit of Queensland


Day 1: Airlie Beach

Arrive in Airlie Beach and start your holiday with three nights at Heart Hotel and Gallery Whitsundays, located in the centre of Airlie Beach, with daily breakfast included.

Day 2: Airlie Beach

Today is free for you to explore the beautiful Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays. In the afternoon enjoy a Whitsunday sunset as you cruise around Pioneer Bay on a 62-foot rigged schooner. 

Day 3: Whitehaven Beach

Cruise the Whitsunday Islands to world-famous Whitehaven Beach.  Enjoy the morning at Whitehaven’s crystal-clear water and pristine white silica sand stretching over seven kilometres.

Day 4: Proserpine to Brisbane

After breakfast, spend the morning exploring the village of Airlie Beach. Soak up its relaxed atmosphere and visit the vast collection of eclectic shops and cafés.

Late this afternoon transfer by coach to Proserpine railway station for your overnight journey aboard the Spirit of Queensland to Brisbane with dinner included onboard. 

Day 5: Brisbane

Enjoy breakfast onboard the Spirit of Queensland, before arriving in Brisbane.   

Departs Airlie Beach

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday


Adult from $1039*^ per person twin share

Senior from $995*^ per person twin share

How to book

Enquire by phone or email (Contact us) or visit your local Travel Centre.


^ Price is per person twin share and is valid for travel from 1 April to 22 December 2022. * Prices are a guide only, subject to change and availability and are in Australian Dollars. From prices for rail packages are per person per package twin share, unless otherwise specified and based on the lowest room category for travel in low season. Prices for travel in peak seasons available on application. Sole use prices also available.
For full terms and conditions refer to the Queensland Rail Holiday 2022/23 brochure booking conditions.