Airlie Beach: Full-Day Sail to Whitehaven and Snorkeling19 Reviews
Sail on a traditional schooner to the world-famous Whitehaven Beach. Chill out on deck or join in pulling up the sails. Visit the Hill Inlet Lookout, enjoy a picnic lunch, and go snorkeling on the fringing Great Barrier Reef.
- Sail across to Whitehaven
- Snorkel on a fringing reef
- Walk to the lookout at Hill Inlet and enjoy spectacular views of Whitehaven Beach
DescriptionJump onboard a classic 62-ft gaff-rigged schooner and feel the breeze as you sail across to Whitehaven. Help out to pull up the sails or relax in the sunshine on the deck. Enjoy some morning tea with home-baked chocolate brownies. Sail across the Whitsunday Passage and take a leisurely pace towards Tongue Bay. Look out for turtles swimming through the warm water. Anchor close to shore and walk up to Hill Inlet. Take in the views of the white sands and turquoise waters Whitehaven Beach and discover why it’s been voted one of the 10 best beaches in the world. Head back to the boat for a picnic lunch of wraps and homemade frittata. Set sail again and continue to the snokeling spot on the beautiful fringing reef. For the afternoon, let your thirst be quenched by a fruit platter and perhaps buy a cocktail from the onboard bar.
IncludesAll reef taxes included Morning tea, lunch, and afternoon fruit Snorkel gear Stinger suits provided in summer Chilled drinking water (please bring your own water bottle) Informative guides (some are marine biologists) Drinks (alcoholic beverages available for purchase at the bar) Wet suits available for hire $10 per person in winter months, payable to local operator on the day
- Young children can be accommodated as long as the weather is fine
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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