Whitsundays TOP 17 things to see and do

• Cruise or fly to the Great Barrier Reef and indulge the senses in the

colours, smells and sounds of this world heritage listed icon;

• Let your feet sink into the white silica sand of Whitehaven Beach;

• Sail around the Whitsundays 74 Islands;

• Relax by the Airlie Beach Lagoon by day, and enjoy the vibrant

festive atmosphere of Airlie Beach by night;

• Spend an unforgettable night on the reef;

• Scuba dive at some of the best reefs in the world, including the

‘Stepping Stones’ and the ‘Cathedral’;

• Snorkel amongst 1,500 species of fish and 400 types of coral;

• Fly over the coastline, islands, Whitehaven Beach and the reef.

Romantics can not miss Heart Reef;

• Hike to the lookout at Hill Inlet for stunning views of the swirling

sands and down the length of Whitehaven Beach;

• Go fishing for tropical reef fish, barramundi and deep sea delicacies;

• Skydive over the islands and enjoy magical views on the way up,

and down!;

• Have a picnic on a deserted island or secluded beach;

• Go whale watching (July-September) or crocodile spotting;

• Indulge in fresh local seafood and produce;

• Shop in speciality boutiques;

• Hike through tropical rainforest and National Park for

spectacular views;

• Watch the sun set over the Coral Sea and Whitsunday Islands.