Crewed Overnight Sailing Tours
The best way to have an enjoyable, relaxing holiday in the Whitsundays is without a doubt on a crewed overnight sailing trip.
This type of holiday is completely hassle-free, leaving you free to unwind and relish in your amazing surroundings in this beautiful part of the world.
The Whitsundays offers a variety of crewed overnight trips suitable for all types of travellers; budget backpackers, families, couples and independent tourists, and they are all equipped with an experienced skipper and crew members who are there to ensure you have an enjoyable, safe experience.
The cost of an overnight sailing trip is determined by the type of boat; prices start from $315pp.
What happens on a crewed overnight sailing tour?
These are overnight or multiple night trips on sailing boats which take you around the Whitsunday islands and Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Most trips are 2 days and 2 nights in total and have a similar itinerary which includes a number of snorkel locations, Whitehaven Beach and the bushwalk to Hill Inlet Lookout. Generally, 2 day trips also offer rendezvous diving for introductory and certified divers.
A number of trips offer a different itinerary because they head out to the outer Great Barrier Reef or they have onboard scuba diving equipment which means they offer guests the chance to carry out multiple dives during their trip.
Throughout the trip, your crew/hosts onboard will prepare each meal and will also assist with any needs or requirements of the passengers.
The number of passengers onboard the boat depends on the type of trip it is – party, sociable trips have from 20-52 guests onboard, while the smaller group sailing trips can have 8-16 guests.
It is important to think about what of trip is most suitable for you and have a browse around our website, and our travel consultants are happy to answer questions you may have.
Please note, most trips will only take passengers aged 18 and over. Please chat to us if you have any questions.