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Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises

From US$85.10
Highlights
  • No-hassle morning or afternoon cruise to Whitehaven Beach
  • Half-day tour allows you to fit more sightseeing into your day
  • Avoid the heat in an air-conditioned catamaran
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Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises
From US$85.10
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AM: Port Airlie
Half-day cruise to Whitehaven Beach morning departure from Port Airlie at 7am. Returns at 1:45pm
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AM: Hamilton Island
Half-day cruise to Whitehaven Beach morning departure from Hamilton Island at 8:05am. Returns at 12:30pm
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PM: Port Airlie
Half-day cruise to Whitehaven Beach afternoon departure from Port Airlie at 12:00pm. Returns at 6:05pm
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Overview

Even if you’ve got limited time in the Whitsundays, Whitehaven Beach is a must-see stretch of shore. Discover the white-sand paradise on a morning or afternoon cruise that provides a perfect introduction for first-time visitors. Beat the daytime heat in an air-conditioned catamaran, enjoy on-board tea, and take advantage of free time to swim and sunbathe one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches at your leisure.

What to Expect

Your half-day tour begins at a designated meeting point in Port Airlie or Hamilton Island. Once there, board an air-conditioned catamaran destined for Whitehaven Beach, hailed as one of the best beaches in the world.

Following the cruise, disembark on the powder-white sands of Whitehaven Beach and enjoy free time to swim, sunbathe, or walk around the island’s 5-mile (7.5- kilometer) circumference.

The turquoise waters of Whitehaven Beach are home to a plethora of marine life, including tropical fish and and turtles.

Back on the boat, enjoy morning or afternoon tea before returning to your original departure point in Port Airlie or Hamilton Island.

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1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
PLEASANTLY SUPRISED AFTER PREVIOUS REVIEWS

Wow, some reviews can get it wrong! I looked at reviews after purchasing this tour and was a little nervous after reading but we were so happy and surprised with what an enjoyable day we had! Firstly, we saved $200 from swapping from another provider.....More

Thank Shaye S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful Beach

Came here for a half day cruise on Monday the trip was great going down there and the beach was wonderful to swim in and the sand was good touch and walk on the staff on the boat were very accommodating to people who trouble...More

1  Thank R8118MZmaryp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic beach, really worth it

Nothing to add to the title. The pick up went really good. The boat change was no problem and the staff was really friendly.

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
If your only goal is to touch the sand on Whitehaven beach

The beach is stunning, overrated, but still absolutely beautiful white sand on crystal clear blue water. This review, however, is not of the beach itself, just the activity. The name is quite deceiving, for one. You will spend have your day in total from port...More

4  Thank Pearce L
CruiseWhitsundays, Reservations Manager at Cruise Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Pearce L - I am so happy that you enjoyed the beautiful white silica sand and crystal clear water of Whitehaven Beach. Highlights of the Whitsunday Islands and Whitehaven Beach Half day cruise are 1 ½ hours on Whitehaven Beach, Cruise the wonderful Whitsunday Island...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Nice option if you're interested in seeing Whitehaven beach

I decided to go on this tour because I easily get sea sick. My friends decided to go on a bigger tour that included snorkeling, but I just needed a ride to the beach and back. The ship was good for my issues and didn't...More

3  Thank timweigel
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