Cruise with Whitehaven Xpress (Established 1989) from Airlie Beach which includes the famousWhitehaven Beach BBQ with steaks and meats cooked to order! Visit the spectacular Hill Inlet Lookout and participate in Snorkeling or the Glass-bottom boat tour of fringing reef systems. This vessel has indoor, semi-outdoor and rooftop seating which is the key difference to the various options available. Courtesy Pick-ups & drop-offs in AC Buses are included. This day tour is an authentic "Aussie" experience! This company is the longest running day tour to Whitehaven Beach and is family operated with Terry, Jill, Capt Dan, and Capt Shane providing personal service.
- Excellent value for money
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Lunch included
- Snorkel gear included
- Vegetarian meal option available
Details about this tour
You can choose to make your Own way to Abell point marina (paid parking at South end $10), or select their Courtesy Bus Pick up / Drop off service from your Airlie Beach accommodation. Getting from and returning to your Airlie Beach accommodation is very comfortable on board one of the Whitehaven Xpress courtesy transfer buses, which we recommend.
Upon check-in, you will asked to complete a tablet for safety requirements.
The highlight of this cruise is the Whitehaven Beach BBQ with steaks cooked to order served with cold beers and refreshments!
This day tour is an authentic "Aussie" experience!
Whitehaven Xpress offers 2 hours on Whitehaven Beach, (not too long and not too short) where they provide you with a satisfying Aussie Beach BBQ including steak, sausages, chilli burgers, salads and tropical fruits. (Vegetarians, Fish & Chicken diets are catered for with prior request). The Whitehaven Beach BBQ is prepared for your enjoyment under the shade of the National Park. Picnic tables withpropercrockery and cutlery too!
Experience the spectacular views from Hill Inlet Lookout after a short guided walk following the path along diverse vegetation and learn the history of the Ngaro peoples. Hill inlet is the most spectacular and most photographed location in the Whitsundays. You will need to see the shifting white silica sands and aqua waters from above to appreciate these unparalleled views.
Snorkeling from Airlie Beach is a must, immerse yourself in the water above a fringing reef system and explore for marine species from Turtles, the awesome Wrasses, Clown Fish (Nemo) to the elusive Mantarays. If you don't swim or want to stay dry, be sure to try the guided glass bottom boat tour to witness the mystical world ofmarine life. All snorkel equipment including FINS and floatation devices are provided on this tour which makes for a more enjoyable experience than bare feet only.
Whitehaven Xpress has indoor, semi-outdoor and rooftop seating which is another key difference to the various Whitehaven Beach Tours available.
- Complimentary Transfers from your Hotel | Accommodation.
- Tea and Coffee with Arnott's Creams.
- BBQ lunch cooked to order.
- Refill Water station.
- Afternoon Cheese platter.
- Snorkeling equipment including FINS.
- Stinger Suits in stinger season.
- 2 x Toilets.
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Soft drinks and bottled water (available for purchase)
- Winter Suits (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking or BEFORE day of tour
Infants, please ask for one of our loan strollers (small type that fits on boat).