Boat options for solo travellers, Whitsundays
The Whitsunday Islands are a great choice of holiday destination not only for groups of backpackers wanting to party, or honeymooners want to relax, but also for solo travellers wanting a unique experience among like-minded people.
The town itself is the perfect mix of relaxation and socialising, offering a great place to mix, mingle and meet fellow solo travellers, and there are plenty of overnight boat trips to choose between if you are travelling by yourself. Travelling alone can be one of the best ways to travel and finding the right boat for you will help you enjoy your trip, your way!
We have put together our list of favourite boats for the solo tourist:
Whitsunday Adventurer - Whitsunday Adventurer is sailing catamaran with just 12 guests that tours for 2 days and 2 nights. Adventurer includes stand-up paddleboards, a clear kayak and hot tub. It's great for meeting other travellers without the crowds. With both shared and private accommodation, Whitsunday Adventurer attracts a mixed crowd of solo travellers, couples, flashpackers and friends.
Solway Lass - Solway Lass is a big traditional sailing ship that tours for 3 days and 3 nights. This tour includes tarzan rope and rendezvous scuba diving. Solway Lass takes 32 guests and has a mix of both private and shared accommodation, attracting solo travellers, families, couples and groups of friends. Solway Lass is great if you want to experience authentic sailing on board a tallship and meet a mixed group of travellers.
Prima - Prima offers relaxed sailing tour that is both budget-friendly and fun. With a mixed group of 12 guests on board, Prima offers the opportunity to hang out with a mixed crowd of people for 2 days and 2 nights. Prima has both private and shared accommodation, meaning you'll find couples, families, solo travellers and groups of friends on board.
Boomerang - Boomerang is an action-packed sailing tour on board a maxi yacht. With rendezvous scuba diving and fun crowd of 28 guests, Boomerang offers a great social scene on the water! This tour attracts 18-35 year olds, and is bustling full of backpackers, solo travellers and the budget-friendly.
Ride to Paradise - Ride to Paradise's unique tour attracts the 18-35 group for a 2 day and 2 night tour. This tour allows you to venture around in a fast catamaran and stay in an on land resort accommodation. With 30 guests and plenty of fun activities both day and night, this tour makes for a great way to meet other like-minded travellers.
Anaconda 3 - Anaconda III offers a 3 day and 3 night trip to Outer Reef and Whitsunday Islands. There is plenty of snorkelling and scuba diving. With both private and shared accommodation, there is a mixed group on board, with up to 32 guests at a time. Anaconda III attracts a mixed group with solo travellers, backpackers, families, couples and groups of friends.
Travelling alone is a great way to meet new people and have some amazing adventures. Ask us which tour is right for you so you can enjoy your time in the Whitsundays the way you want.