Just a short walk on our tour from our Tongue Bay beach landing, is the Hill Inlet Scenic Lookout to Whitehaven Beach and outstanding views of Hill Inlet... be sure to take your camera or hire our GoPros for our Whitsunday Island day trip cruise.
This is often compared by visitors to be as incredible as Uluru / Ayers Rock, the Porcupine Gorge on the local dinosaur trail, or other leading natural formations of Australia.
Whitehaven Beach with a Beach BBQ
Whilst spending the most amount of time on the beach, we provide you with a fabulous Aussie Beach BBQ including steak, sausages, chilli burgers, salad and tropical fruits. (Vegetarians are catered for on request)
The BBQ is prepared for your enjoyment under the shade of the trees whilst utilising the picnic tables provided. There is real crockery and cutlery too. Share your dining experience amongst the wildlife including goannas and birdlife!
Reef Snorkeling or Glass Bottom Boat
Swim or snorkel over spectacular corals, immerse yourself and explore for marine species from Turtles, the awesome Humphead Wrasses, Clown Fish (Nemo) to the elusive Mantarays. We have snorkeling tuition for the inexperienced.
If you don't want to get wet be sure to try our glass bottom boat, our guide will show you the mystical world of abundant marine life. Be sure to bring your underwater camera or hire one of our GoPros! All snorkel equipment and floatation devices are provided.
Whitehaven Xpress - The boat
Relax on board Whitehaven Xpress - a strong, fast and stable vessel, we keep you safe and dry in any conditions. There is space to seat yourself upstairs or down, a bar service and comfortably sized marine toilets (heads) x 2 for your relief.
We also carry a tender boat to take you ashore at each stop and provide glass bottom coral and fish viewing at the Whitsunday Islands. The most comfortable way to get across the Whitsunday Passage from Airlie Beach to Whitehaven Beach
Whitsunday Islands Tour Route
Experience the wonders of the Whitsunday with our extensive day tour from Airlie Beach to Whitehaven Beach. We pass resorts and islands, cross the Whitsunday Passage and cruise the full length of and visit Whitehaven Beach for an Aussie Beach BBQ. We also visit Hill Inlet Look Out for a guided National Park bushwalk, and also snorkel over spectacular coral and tropical fish in a protected Green Zone around the Whitsunday Islands.
Whitehaven Xpress is an Airlie Beach day tour with a difference, it is family operated with Terry, Jill, Dan, and Shane providing a unique personal service taking visitors from Airlie Beach to the Whitehaven Beach and around the Whitsunday Islands.
Getting from and returning to your Airlie Beach accommodation is very comfortable on board one of our Whitehaven Xpress courtesy transfer buses.
You also have the option to meet at the Northern end of Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach and board Whitehaven Xpress directly, if this is what you would prefer.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I have to wear a Stinger suit? Stinger suits have become the hotest fashion in the Whitsundays. No only to they protect from you from potential stings, they keep the sun off your precious body and provide a little warmth when you need it.