Airlie Beach to Whitehaven Beach with BBQ on Whitehaven Xpress

Whitehaven Beach and our famous BBQ is what sets us apart. Our family operated day tour to Whitehaven Beach includes a walk to Hill Inlet Lookout, Whitsunday Island, and snorkeling / glass bottom boat tour.

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Whitehaven Beach Hill Inlet look out

Hill Inlet / Whitehaven Beach Lookout

A short cruise from Whitehaven Beach is the Hill Inlet Lookout to Whitehaven Beach and the outstanding views of Hill Inlet. Be sure to take your camera or hire one of our GoPros for this stop on our Whitsunday Island day trip cruise.

Whitehaven Beach is probably up there with Bondi as the most famous beach in Australia and you'll get to stay, dine and play as well as view from Whitehaven Beach from above.

Airlie Beach Whitehaven Beach BBQ

Whitehaven Beach with a Beach BBQ

Whilst spending the most amount of time on Whitehaven Beach, we provide you with a satisfying 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 National Parks picnic tables. There is proper crockery and cutlery too. Share your dining experience amongst the wildlife including goannas and birdlife!

Mouri Wrasse Whitsunday snorkelling

Snorkeling or Glass Bottom Boat - Whitsundays

Snorkel over the 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 swim or want to stay dry, 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

Whitehaven Xpress - Ferry to Whitehaven

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

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Day Tour to Whitehaven Beach & Snorkeling

Experience the wonders of the Whitsundays 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 coral and tropical fish in a protected Green Zone around the Whitsunday Islands.

Airlie Beach Tour Bus

Whitehaven Beach Day Tour's Photo Gallery

Take a look around our tour with a selection of photos from the Whitsunday Islands, Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Whitehaven Beach visit.

Whitehaven Xpress

About Us - Airlie Beach family

Whitehaven Xpress is an Airlie Beach day tour with a difference, it is family operated with Terry, Jill, Capt. Dan, and Capt. Shane providing a unique personal service taking visitors from Airlie Beach to the Whitehaven Beach and around the Whitsunday Islands for a day trip.

Airlie Beach, Whitsundays, Australia

(07) 4946 1585

+61 7 4946 1585

Airlie Beach tour map

Transfers from Airlie Beach to Marina

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.

Airlie Beach Tour Bus

F.A.Q's about our Whitehaven Beach Day Tour

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.

These questions and more answered on our Answers page.

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Whitehaven Xpress Bus transfers

8am-8.30am Courtesy bus pick ups

8.45am Departs from Abell Point Marina

9am-4.30pm Cruise Whitsunday Islands

4.30pm Returns (approx)

4pm-5pm Courtesy bus drop offs

Pricing (in AUD) from April 1

Adults $185

Concession $170

Children (4-14) $120

Infants (0-3) $60