Water activity

From Airlie: Whitsundays Full-Day Catamaran Sailing Trip

Activity provider: Cruise Whitsundays

From Airlie: Whitsundays Full-Day Catamaran Sailing Trip

Activity provider: Cruise Whitsundays
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From US$ 152.31 per person

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Sail azure waters, visit Whitehaven Beach, and walk to Hill Inlet. A delicious gourmet lunch, beer, and wine are all included on this catamaran cruise.

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Duration 10 hours
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10 hours
  • Airlie Beach

  • Whitehaven Beach (visit)

  • Hill Inlet Lookout (walk)

  • Airlie Beach

Pickup included
Main stop
  • Lie in the sun on one of the world's fastest commercial catamarans
  • Enjoy morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and alcoholic beverages- all included
  • Visit Whitehaven- rated Australia's # 1 Beach with beautiful white sand and crystal blue water
  • See the Hill Inlet lookout, one of the most photographed locations in Australia
Full description

Discover the Whitsunday Islands National Park and beautiful Whitehaven Beach on this 10-hour cruise. Sit onboard the spacious deck in the sun and enjoy refreshments and morning tea.

Upon arriving at the famous Whitehaven Beach, you'll see the Hill Inlet lookout, one of the most photographed locations in Australia. Enjoy morning tea and a guided walk following the path and history of the Whitsunday traditional owners, the Ngaro people.

Your guide will lead you right to the lookout and that picture postcard view. Learn about the history and flora from the informative displays along the way that provide an insight into this picturesque area.

Spend the rest of your day relaxing on Whitehaven Beach and playing beach games, with wetsuit hire included. Tuck into a delicious gourmet lunch. Alcoholic beverages and refreshments served throughout the day are all included.

Award-winning Airlie Beach restaurants are the caterers for the cruise, which is licensed to serve beer and wine from 11:00 AM. Enjoy afternoon tea before the thrill of sailing on the way home as you reminisce on your perfect day in paradise.

  • 10-hour cruise by boat
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Gourmet lunch pack
  • Beer, wine, soft drinks, and water
  • Wetsuit
  • Guided walk to Hill Inlet
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 4 years
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Meeting point

    Meet at the Cruise Whitsundays Terminal at the Port of Airlie. Check-in is at 7:30 AM.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Hat
    • Swimwear
    • Towel
    • Sunscreen
    • Jacket

    Know before you go

    • Be sure to bring swimwear and a towel, protective clothing, a hat and sunscreen lotion, a light jacket/sweater for a windy or cool day and a camera
    • Due to the length and activity during the day this cruise is unsuitable for infants
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 403 reviews

    Review summary

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    One of the best experiences ever done in the field of sea excursions! The staff is very nice and helpful, several snacks were served with many choices both in food and drinks (alcoholic and otherwise). Lunch included 3 different types of grilled meat, fresh shrimp, cold pasta, potatoes, salad, vegetables, sauces, bread. The atmosphere was pleasant and light for the entire duration of the excursion (departed 8.15, arrived 17.45). It is really worth it!

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    August 17, 2022

    It was a fantastic day on the water! I would highly recommend! The food was really good and there was LOTS of it. The crew and everyone else on board were really friendly! I was a bit scared to go by myself but it was honestly fine if you’re willing to talk to people! It was definitely worth the money!

    August 6, 2022

    A great tour. In the morning you take the catamaran to a snorkeling spot and you can decide whether you want to snorkel or not. It was a great experience seeing the coral and fish. Then we continue to the viewpoint. One of the most beautiful places I've seen so far. Then you have some free time and can go to the beach. Back on the catamaran there is a great barbecue with salads. At sunset we drove back towards the port. You can get soft drinks and alcoholic drinks all the time. There is also a "breakfast" and something small for lunch. I can only recommend the tour to everyone :)

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    June 3, 2022

    Product ID: 134625