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Providence Sailing Whitsundays

#17 of 65 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Airlie Beach Features Animals
| Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 427 882 062
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Providence V is a 62-ft gaff rigged schooner which offers day and sunset sails in the Whitsundays. DAY SAILS Catch the breeze on a tallship and set sail on one of our day sails for snorkelling at one of the best spots in the Whitsundays. (Thurs/Fri/Sat/Tues) Sail to Blue Pearl for a snorkel and then relax on the sandspit at Langford Reef . Morning tea, snorkelling and lunch on the beach before swimming with the turtles. Afternoon fruit platter as we head homewards. Fully licensed. Learn how to belay a cleat, sweat the mainsail or just chill on deck and snorkel . We supply all snorkelling gear and stinger suits. (Sun/Mon/Wed) Sail to Whitehaven. Walk up Hill Inlet to photograph one of the world's most photographed beaches. Lunch on board before we head off to Dumbbell Island for a beautiful snorkel with colourful coral and teeming with fish life. TWO-DAY SAIL: Why not combine a package with a two-day sail. Then you will see much of what the Whitsundays has to offer. SUNSET SAILS (Thurs/Fri/Sat/Tues) Slip into the sunset in style on our trademark sunset sail. Complimentary glass of bubbles and nibbles - what a perfect way to begin the evening. Combine with a gourmet dinner package at Peppers. We also offer private charters which include Christmas parties; Hens N Bucks; Corporate Charters and Weddings. We are fully licensed. Providence Sailing welcomes you on board.
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“sunset cruise” (23 reviews)
“day trip” (18 reviews)
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| Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 427 882 062
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Reviewed today

what a lovely day sailing the Whitsundays, the captain Kieran and his mate Connor where great, they looked after us well and Connor was very informative and took care of use while we were snorkeling and at whitehaven beach. the boat is beautiful and a...More

Thank LBMounty
Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing day out, fantastic crew, Kieran and Jess. Just the best way to visit Whitehaven Beach and sail around the Whitsundays.

Thank michaeljfletcher
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Providence, is a lovely Schooner and a recreation of a Canadian bluenose. The trip was run by Grant and his lovely daughter Jess( weird how close they look to each other from behind😜) who did a great job of being friendly and informative. Th...More

Thank tcdambuster
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Skipper Kirin and Assistant Connor - only 23 people - all ages - good comfy healthy food and plenty of it - wonderful encounters with whales and babies, turtles and dolphins. Fabulous trip to Moll Island - and the most spectacular beach - blue...More

Thank Regina L
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Gina for a great review and really glad we made it a trip to remember and brought back memories of Tiki. Welcome back any time. We'll be here.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful day sailing in such a beautiful part of the country. Despite the wet and rough trip out Grant and Connor made the trip a memorable day. Thanks for the magical day.

Thank Jennie S
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Jennie and you certainly experienced sailing that day and really glad it was memorable and that magic lasts...Thanks for taking the time to review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to grant and Connor for great day out very accomodating and knowledgable definitely worth the trip.... seen whales and sea turtles sweeet.. be back again :-)

Thank Bretto69007
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Brett and so good those whales are out there almost every day (bar one in the past few weeks). Many thanks for taking time to review us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A gorgeous way to top of our Airlie trip, the sunset cruise was really nice. The 2 crew on board were great...very busy with all our drinks!! We then finished off with dinner at the Coral Sea...perfect afternoon & night!!

Thank Jodie C
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Jodie and glad you had such a great time and that the dinner at Coral Sea was such a good end to the evening. Thanks for taking time to review us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose Providence Cruises to finish off our week at Airlie Beach. The crew on the day (Keiran and Connor) made the cruise special for all passengers on board with their friendly and caring approach. I thought the whole experience was terrific, we even managed...More

Thank DavidThomo
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Thomas. Great to hear you enjoyed your day and that conch phone does wonders for the whales. We've been lucky to have seen a whale almost every sail. Will pass on your regards to Kieran and Connor and thanks so much for taking time...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took sunset cruise. Staff very friendly & chatted with all customers. We had a beautiful evening with nice breeze which made being under sail perfect. They included a few people in helping with ropes. Sitting on the western side of the boat made it...More

Thank LisaW2159
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Lisa and good that you enjoyed the sail and the ginger tablets work. As we sail in the bay for the sunset, the weather is usually extremely good. Thanks for your suggestion about the nibbles. Will look into it.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to take this cruise for our anniversary. It was such a lovely night. We will remember this experience for years to come. The sailboat is amazing. You board off the dock with an easy exit and entrance. There is even...More

Thank Stacey070
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Stacey. Our sunset has been a classic sail for us since we first bought Providence 12 years ago. So glad you enjoyed your anniversary and that we've given you something to remember and thanks for your review and the helpful hint to keep warm...More

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