Escape the large crowds, keep on budget and come away smiling!
- Experience small group sailing on a fun yet relaxing vessel
- Great for those wanting to sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Whitsunday Islands
- Both private and shared accommodation on board, creating an atmosphere that's great for couples, solo travellers, families and groups of friends!
- Snorkel among the breathtaking reefs and experience the thrill of sailing from one destination to the next on board the beautiful Prima
Coming soon... Prima's maiden voyage as a 2 day, 1 night tour will commense on Wednesday, 8th January 2020.
Prima offers guests 2 days and 1 night on board their 47 Woodward designed charter yacht, superb for chartering the calm waters of the beautiful Whitsunday Islands. Taking out a maximum of 12 passengers and 2 crew, Prima guarantees a relaxing atmosphere that will enhance your tropical escape. She features 2 private double cabins with ensuite bathrooms, 2 private double cabins with a shared bathroom, a shared double bed and 2 single bunks, with an accommodation type for every type of traveller. You will sail from one idyllic destination to the next to snorkel, explore the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and of course, soak up the sun! You will get to stop at the famous and magnificent Whitehaven Beach, where you will enjoy a walk up to Hill Inlet Lookout, as well as the stunning white sand below. Take in all the glories that the Whitsunday Islands have to offer on this fantastic 2 day and 1 night sailing adventure.
- Beautiful and comfortable interior
- A social and personalised experience
- Visit Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Lookout
- Numerous snorkel sites around the islands
- Delicious meals prepared fresh on board
- Fresh linen and bath towel supplied
- Snorkelling equipment provided
- Real and authentic sailing
- Small-group sailing
- BYO alcohol
With value for money, no crowds and an exciting itinerary, Prima continues to be a popular choice for travellers!
Tap the hotspots on the floor plan below to view Prima
Prima offers an open layout, good headroom downstairs and the large clear deck area that offers plenty of room for all, without compromising the sailing adventure. Choose from these different styles of accommodation:
Shared saloon accommodation - There are beds in shared saloon area, for up to 4 people to share and sharing bathroom with other guests
Private double cabin - There are 2 private double cabins with curtains, ideal for 2 people to share each cabin and sharing bathroom with other guests
Private double ensuite cabin - There are two a private double ensuite cabins with curtain, for 2 people to share each cabin and each with own bathroom
Your experienced Prima crew will sail around the Whitsunday Islands, visiting all the favourite hot spots in the area. With Whitehaven Beach, amazing coral reefs and calm overnight anchorages at the top of the list, you will get to see all the best parts of the Whitsundays on board Prima.
Whitehaven Beach will allow guests to have the choice to either relax and soak up the sun, play some Aussie beach games or take a peaceful stroll along the waterline. However you choose to spend your time here, we can promise you it will become one of your fondest memories while in the Whitsundays.
Hill Inlet Lookout
Walk up to Hill Inlet Lookout for some of the greatest views in the Whitsundays and witness the famous swirling sands of Whitehaven from above. The swirling sands below are created by the ever-changing currents and tides, meaning no two visits will ever be the same.
When you aren't beaching it, take advantage of the pristine aquatic environment, with all snorkel equipment provided, take the splash and get up close and personal with the exciting marine life while you snorkel. If it's your first time, let the crew know and they would be happy to assist you in this unforgettable experience!
At the end of the day, it is time to kick back and take it easy. Take your drinks up onto the deck to watch the sunset on a glorious day in paradise. Because of the small group size and the boat layout, Prima offers a relaxed and social setting perfect for making new friends and great for couples. As with other comfortable cruising vessels, low numbers ensure a laid back and relaxed cruise.
Special diets can be catered, though may incur an additional cost and should be advised at time of booking.
This boat is happy to take children from 4 years and over by request
Prima is also available for Private Charter.
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What To Bring
- Clothing and swimwear
- Sun protection (a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses etc)
- Beach towel
- Drink bottle
- A warm pullover for the evenings (seasonal).
Please only bring a small soft overnight bag without any zippers (ie. a reusable shopping). Dry bags are available for hire at the boat's check-in office for a deposit of $50 (cash only) which will be refunded on return.
You will also need to bring your own alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. There is no glass allowed, however wine bottles are accepted. Prima does not sell soft drinks or bottled water.
Excess luggage can be stored at several places in town including your boats check-in office, most hostels, or at your accommodation. Most charge around $10pp for the duration of your trip.
- Drinking water
- Bath towels
- Snorkelling equipment
- Fresh water from a filtered tap
- $16 EMC Fee (as of 01 April 2020) - payable direct at check in.
- BYO Soft drinks and alcohol - no glass, however wine bottles are accepted.
- Special diets can be catered, though may incur an additional cost and should be advised at time of booking.
Holiday Surcharges for 2019:
- A $20 per night (per person) Public Holiday Surcharge is applicable to tours departing on the 24th, 25th and 26th of December 2019. New Years surcharges may also apply, please enquire at the time of booking.
Holiday Surcharges for 2020 onwards:
- Tours at sea between the 24th of December to the 2nd of January will incur a local payment once-off fee of $20 per person per night, payable direct at check in.
- Tours departing on Easter Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday will incur a once-off fee of $20 per person per night, payable direct at check in.
Terms and Conditions
Holiday surcharges may apply, please enquire at the time of booking.
All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Tour Operator. 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.
This is a water-based activity, for safety reasons ALL passengers must be able to swim and speak fluent English. Please advise us before booking if any passengers are under 18 years old to ensure this is the appropriate trip.
Also, please note that you need to allow time prior to the boats' departure to check in, please ask us for more details.
All cancellations made result in a 25% cancellation fee of the recommended retail price (RRP), not discounted or sale prices. Any cancellations made 60-30 days prior to travel will result in a 50% cancellation fee and any cancellations made inside of 30 days to departure will result in forfeit of full trip fees. If the sailing company has to cancel the trip (prior to the boat's 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.
Please note it is the responsibility of ALL passengers travelling to advise both your travel agent at the time of booking and vessel check-in agent before boarding of ANY medical conditions including food allergies you may suffer from.
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.