Whitsunday Blue offers exclusive comfort and style in the Whitsundays, with private cabins, water sports and a spacious catamaran!
- Enjoy an extended trip, lasting 3 days and 3 nights - longer than most tours in the Whitsundays
- Perfect for couples and honeymooners with only 8 guests per tour
- 4 private rooms with ensuite bathrooms for comfort and privacy
- Look forward to seeing the best of the Whitsundays including the romantic Whitehaven Beach, the picturesque Hill Inlet Lookout and the amazing fringing reefs of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
Relax on board Whitsunday Blue where you you sail around the beautiful Whitsunday Islands for the ultimate escape into paradise. With only eight passengers and two crew, you will get to experience a very personal atmosphere with the best service. You can look forward to snorkelling on colourful fringing reefs of the Great Barrier Reef, wandering the beautiful silica sand of Whitehaven Beach or enjoying some relaxing time back on board. Whitsunday Blue has stand-up paddle boards, plenty of deck space and a spacious interior to allow guests to feel completely at home while at sea.
Highlights & Features:
- Stand-up paddleboard
- Private cabins with ensuite bathrooms
- Saloon area with plenty of space and air-conditioning
- Special underwater blue lights which attract marine life at night
- Onboard snorkel equipment and wet-suits
- Fresh, delicious meals made from local sourced ingredients
- Professional skipper and host
- Alfresco dining
- BYO alcohol
During the winter season of July to October guests may even be treated to a special sight, put on by the humpback whales who frequent the area, breaching and playing in the warm waters.
Whitsunday Blue is designed to cater to the wishes of our guests, so you enjoy the ultimate holiday experience in the Whitsunday Islands. No two trips are the same as we take you from one idyllic island location to the next. You won't be feeling blue on Whitsunday Blue!
The Whitsunday Islands are one of the top holiday destinations in the world and definitely one of the top sailing destinations. It is a sailing and boating paradise with calm waters and beautiful islands to explore, with quiet anchorages for overnight stays. It's beauty will leave you in awe as your crew takes you to some of the best places the Whitsundays has to offer to snorkel, swim, relax and explore. The seemingly endless bays and coves will allow you explore at length, with each stop more picturesque than the last.
Sailing, swimming and snorkelling the on the beautiful Great Barrier Reef is just a normal day in the Whitsundays. Explore Australia's national parks and spot the local wildlife, wander the pristine white sands of Whitehaven Beach or take the walk to Hill inlet lookout, the third most photographed place in Australia!
Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
World famous and incredibly beautiful, you'll find out why Whitehaven Beach attracts thousands of people to Australia every year. It is the third most photographed place in Australia, and Hill Inlet Lookout offers a view you will never forget. Your crew will take you on a short bushwalk up to the lookout, giving you some local knowledge along the way, where you'll learn some interesting history about the Whitsunday Islands. Take a break at the top where you can see the beauty of the unique swirling sands first hand. Afterwards, take a short walk down to the beach, where you can enjoy some leisure time to swim, relax, sunbathe and enjoy the stunning and soft silica sands.
The Whitsunday Islands boasts some of the most marvellous and diverse corals in the world. With thousands of species to see, the magic of the underwater world is immeasurable. Accompanied by colourful fish, sea turtles, and other inquisitive sea life, you can snorkel and explore alongside your friends, family or loved one. Whether you're an experienced or first-time snorkeller, your qualified crew are there to help you learn and make sure you make the most of your time in the water. Flotation devices are provided to those who want them to make your experience more enjoyable and comfortable.
Paddleboarding is one of the newest ways from which you can explore the reef onboard Whitsunday Blue. Not only is it fun but it also provides a workout and amazing views! They are great for wildlife spotting as you silently glide around the waters, keeping an eye out for turtles and other marine life, and viewing the colourful reefs from above. Choose to try it out solo, or grab your partner and hop on together for a fun couples activity.
Whitsunday Blue is a very spacious vessel that has four private cabins all with ensuites. The interior saloon seats all passengers for evening meals or you can dine under the stars on the aft-deck seating area. Please note three cabins have a private ensuite and one cabin shares an ensuite with the crew, with separate entrances. Blue was constructed in 2004 and is 40 feet in length.
Tap the hotspots on the floor plan below to view Whitsunday Blue
What To Bring
Please bring only a small soft bag with: change of clothes, hat, swim-wear, sunscreen 30+, warm pullover for the evenings (seasonal). You will also need to bring your own alcoholic beverages, available for purchase in town. No glass bottles, please.
Excess luggage can be stored at several places in town including most boat check-in offices, most hostels, or at your accommodation. Most charge between $5-10pp for the duration of your trip.
- Skipper and host
- Drinking water
- Delicious meals
- Wetsuit hire
- Bath towel and linen
- Snorkelling equipment
- Marine Park fees
- BYO alcohol - no glass bottles, with the exception of Wine and Champagne. Soft drinks available for purchase on board.
- 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
Please advise us before booking if any passengers are under 18 years old to ensure this is the appropriate trip.
You must reconfirm all booked tours prior to travel as specified on your voucher. If applicable, notes such as dietary requirements, pick-up locations and additional fees should also be confirmed at this time. Reconfirmations cannot be actioned through Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel, and must be done so directly through the Service Operator as specified on each ticket.
It is your responsibility to notify us of ticket discrepancies. Please read through the details on your voucher thoroughly to ensure all details such as passenger names, ages and dates of travel on vouchers are correct.
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.
You need to allow adequate time to check-in prior to the specified departure time.
All prices are stated in Australian dollars and include GST. Surcharges over peak holiday seasons may apply.
The Service Operator reserves the right to alter prices and extra costs. Extra costs may include EMC fees, Stingersuit/Wetsuit Hire, Luggage Storage, Insurance, Linen Hire, National Park Fees, Fuel Levies, Dietary Fees, etc. Bonds may also apply.
We will also endeavour to communicate these extra costs with you at the time of booking, and on your ticket. However, it is your responsibility to confirm which (if any) additional costs apply with each Service Operator upon reconfirming your trip.
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 highly 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. You should also ensure your travel insurance will cover special circumstances including weather events preventing guests from travelling to their tour departure destination and cancelled flights due to unforeseen circumstances.
Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 1% surcharge for VISA and MASTERCARD card purchases.
Terms and Conditions (including the Cancellation Policy) are subject to change. The most recent versions can be found online on the relevant product pages.
All ticket/voucher reissues attract a $20 administration fee.
All cancellations forfeit 25% of the recommended retail price (RRP) - not the discounted/sale price. Cancellations made 60-30 days prior to travel date forfeit 50% of the RRP. No shows or client cancellations made within 30 days of departure forfeit 100% of the total ticket price.
Transfers between tours can be made at the suppliers discretion, however, it should be noted that supplier fees may apply. Tour transfers also incur a $20 administration fee.
It is compulsory that all cancellation requests are in writing and sent via email to email@example.com. Cancellations attempted via online chat or phone will not be actioned.
The Service Operator reserves the right to alter prices, alter itineraries, apply a fuel surcharge, cancel departures, arrange alternative transport and vary itineraries and services if necessary.
All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Service Operator. If the Service Operator has to cancel the trip or activity (prior to departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus a 20% administration fee and any associated card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.
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.
All refunds are in Australian Dollars and must be made to the card of payment. Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel is not liable for exchange rate fluctuations or fees, or any other merchant/bank fees associated with domestic and/or international transactions.
Where a full refund is applicable, there is the option to transfer the whole cost of the tour to another tour or “Credit” to avoid the administration fee. A transfer fee of $20 will apply.
You will be emailed confirmation once the refund has been processed. Once the refund has been processed, it may still take time for the banks to clear the amount. Please allow 7-10 business days for the funds to clear into Australian accounts and up to 21 business days for international accounts.
All Service Operators have the right to provide client feedback and to cancel bookings based off of feedback from other Service Operators.
Please enjoy your travel experience in a kind and responsible manner.
Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel will treat this as any normal client cancellation and therefore the cancellation fees stated in the Client Cancellation Policy will apply.
Thank you for booking with our East-Coast travel experts here at Mr Travel/Sailing Whitsundays. If you would like any further advice, assistance in arranging accommodation, transfers or additional tours please get in touch.
THE FOOD - 5/5 Food was very good, we didnt think wed get that level of dinner.
THE BOAT - 4/5 It was a nice boat. Rooms were perfect and had enough place. We really enjoyed it!
HIGHLIGHT - The Whitsunday Beach."
THE FOOD - 5/5 Fantastic!
THE BOAT - 5/5 Couldn't be better!
HIGHLIGHT - All of it."
THE FOOD - 5/5 Ever meals was superb. Allies planning, prep and presentation were flawless - I need to take lesson from her.
THE BOAT - 5/5 Mu first time on an overnight boat I loved the sway of the boat, the glimmer on the water. The smell of the salty ocean. The boat was fairy easy for me to get around even with my limited physical agility.
HIGHLIGHT - Aarons Humour, the trampoline, visiting around meal times, snorkelling. "