Experience the underwater wonders of the Great Barrier Reef on this full-day cruise of the Whitsunday Islands. Enjoy snorkeling at Whitehaven Beach, swim amid schools of tropical fish at Chalkies Beach, and visit Hamilton Island. A delicious barbecue lunch is also included.
Full-day Whitehaven Beach and Chalkies Beach cruise
Dive in to swim and snorkel at Whitehaven Beach and Chalkies Beach
Tuck into a delicious barbecue lunch on-board
Enjoy around 1.5 hours to explore Hamilton Island independently
Departures available from Airlie Beach, Hamilton Island or Daydream Island
Make your own way to the port at Airlie Beach in time for an early morning departure. After picking up the rest of the passengers, set sail around 8:20am and soak up the scenery as you cruise around the Whitsunday islands, part of the UNESCO World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef.
The first stop of the day is at Whitehaven Beach, where you’ll have time to enjoy swimming and snorkeling (snorkeling equipment and instruction provided). Continue to Chalkies Beach, where you can snorkel amid colorful corals and schools of tropical fish right off the beach.
Re-fuel with a hearty barbecue lunch served on-board, then spend time relaxing on the beach, joining in beach games, or swimming, before heading back to Hamilton Island. You’ll have around 1.5 hours of free time on Hamilton Island to take in the highlights, before being returned to the port at Airlie Beach or Daydream Island.