No other day tour gives you more time at beautiful Whitehaven Beach
The famous Whitehaven Beach has been named Queensland's best beach and rates in the top ten beaches in the world! You won't want to miss Australia's most photographed beach and what better way to see it in one day, than Cruise Whitsundays Whitehaven Beach full day cruise! On this tour, you will explore both Northern and Southern ends of spectacular Whitehaven Beach, which stretches for over seven kilometres along picturesque Whitsunday Island.
Sit back and relax as you board your Whitehaven Beach & Hill Inlet Chill & Grill cruise, spending more time at Whitehaven Beach than any other day cruise in the area! Enjoy an informative scenic cruise through the beautiful Whitsunday Islands, as you head towards the splendour of Whitehaven Beach. You will enjoy a fully guided walk to the Hill Inlet lookout, exploring the Northern tip of Whitehaven, whilst also having plenty of time to soak up the sun on the long stretches of white silica sand that await you at the Southern end this breathtaking beach. If you're a beach lover by heart, we know you will love this tour!
Full Day Whitehaven Beach Features:
- Enjoy up to 6 hours at Whitehaven Beach
- Guided walk of Hill Inlet lookout and beaches
- Bushwalk at Chance Bay and Solway Circuit
- Cruise the beautiful Whitsunday Islands
- Informative Commentary
- Comfortable vessel with expansive seating areas (inside and out)
- Island pick up and drop off available for Hamilton Island
- Convenient picnic lunch and afternoon tea provided
So pack your beach bag and jump aboard the full day Whitehaven Beach Cruise and allow the Cruise Whitsundays crew to show you the very best of what the Whitsunday Islands have to offer. With its bright white sands, calm azure tropical waters and plenty of time to enjoy it all, you certainly won't be disappointed!
Enjoy a comfortable cruise to Hill Inlet Lookout, where guests will get to enjoy a short bushwalk up to the famous vantage point. On the way enjoy commentary from the crew, which will tell guests all about Whitsunday Island, the surrounding islands and the history of the traditional owners, the Ngaro people.
Next, guests will cruise down to the Southern end of the beach, where they will be brought ashore to explore and enjoy Whitehaven Beach. Guests can enjoy a delicious picnic lunch at their own leisure, and the friendly crew will provide beach umbrellas for those wanting some shade. Once lunch has settled, beach game items are provided for the more active amongst the group, or guests can simply laze around and enjoy their piece of paradise as they sunbathe and soak up the sun or take a dip in the cooling blue azure waters.
From here guests will enjoy a 30 minute bushwalk on the Solway Circuit, where they can enjoy some of the best views around. Afterwards, guests can also take the opportunity to continue their hike around Chance Bay for another leisurely 90 minutes, where they'll get to see more of the island and all it has on offer. Your hike will offer amazing views of the surrounding Islands and a swim at Chance Bay.
Your Eco-Certified guide will tell you about the Islands nature, fauna and flora and all about the history of the Whitsunday Islands traditional owners, the Ngaro people. The walk is a relaxed easy pace to suit all levels of fitness and ensures you have plenty of time to enjoy this idyllic spot without rushing.
*Being on the full day cruise, you will travel out to Whitehaven on the morning vessel and then return on the afternoon cruise vessel. A Cruise Whitsundays guide will be with you throughout the day and can provide informative commentary on the area.
*Students must be aged between 14 and 18 and have a valid Australian high school ID.
*Youth must be aged 15-17 and hold a valid high school ID
What To Bring
Please pack a small day bag with:
- Photo identification
- Sun protection (hat, sunglasses, sun cream etc)
- Beach towel
- Water bottle
- Sweater or jacket (seasonal)
- Cash or card for any onboard purchases.
- Up to six hours on Whitehaven Beach
- Gourmet Burger Beach BBQ
- Afternoon tea
- Cash or card for additional onboard purchases. Snacks and soft drinks are available to purchase on board.
Terms and Conditions
Guests must be able to show valid ID at check in to support their ticket type (i.e Senior or Child ticket). If you cannot produce the valid identification to meet your ticket requirements, you will not be able to travel without paying a surcharge/difference in fare.
The operator reserves the right to alter prices, cancel departures, activities or arrange alternative transport, itineraries and services when necessary. It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to the actions of our clients which are beyond our control. We recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure.
Please note that in the unlikely event of your trip being cancelled or stood down, all guest communication is required to go through our Online Store via telephone or email. While there is a Sailing Whitsundays retail outlet located Airlie Beach, please be aware that they operate as a separate entity and are unable to access reservations made by the Mr Travel online department.
Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 1.5% surcharge for VISA and MASTERCARD card purchases.
All client cancellations forfeit 25% of the total ticket price and all client cancellations made less than 21 days prior to departure will result in complete forfeiture of the full price of the tour or package. If the tour operator has to cancel the trip or activity (prior to the departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.
Thank you for booking with Mr Travel/Sailing Whitsundays. If you would like any advice or assistance in arranging accommodation, transfers or additional tours, please do not hesitate to contact us.