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Whitehaven Beach Cruise Including Hill Inlet Walk

  • Stress-free trip to Whitehaven Beach with tea-time cruise and hikes
  • Enjoy a mix of guided activities and free time
  • Hike to hard-to-find lookout points and spend ample time relaxing
Whitehaven Beach Cruise Including Hill Inlet Walk
From US$166.21
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From Port Airlie
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Departs from Port Airlie at 7am. Returns to Port Airlie at 6:20pm.
From US$166.21
From Hamilton Island
Departs from Hamilton Island at 8:05am. Returns to Hamilton Island at 5pm
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The pristine Whitsunday Islands—known for their relaxing white sand beaches and untouched natural beauty—are a place where you don’t want to experience trip-planning stress. On this Whitehaven Beach cruise, all the details are all taken care of, including a hike to Solway Circuit Lookout, Chance Bay, and Hill Inlet. A mix of guided walks and free time combines the best elements of an organized and self-guided tour.

What to Expect

Following pickup from your hotel in Hamilton Island or Port Airlie, travel to Whitehaven Beach for a few hours of free time. Once there, your guide sets up beach tents, games, and a picnic lunch to be enjoyed at your leisure.

Take a guided boat tour to Hill Inlet and disembark for a gentle walk to a lookout point. Here, take in panoramic views of the archipelago and learn about the area’s history.

Then, back at Whitehaven Beach, set off on a moderate 4.5-mile (7-kilometer) hike along a nature trail that leads to Solway Circuit Lookout and Chance Bay.

At the end of your tour, enjoy afternoon tea on a relaxing cruise around the Whitsundays. The tour concludes with hotel drop-off.

Reviews (87)
1 - 5 of 55 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Beautiful views. Softest sand.

We highly recommend this daytrip. The crew was super friendly and helpful. Do the full day tour that includes the Hill Inlet Lookout, most beautiful view you have ever seen. Whitehaven beach will leave you speechless, pictures do not do it justice. Whitest sand &...More

Thank toorjr
Reviewed 6 days ago
Beatiful beach and great day

We went on the full day tour, which included a guided excursion to Hill Inlet. During the day our guides were Dave and Broc, and they were both very friendly and well prepared to answer all our questions. The beach is really stunning, even though...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NiklasBorg
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fabulous Day

We went n the full day cruise from Hamilton Island, exploring Whitehaven Beach and the Hill Inlet Walk, I thought it might be a bit crowded but no such fears as the way they have it organised you're split into small groups to explore this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best day, this is a must!

This crew was so professional and friendly, by far one of the most well-run experiences I’ve had in Australia. And Whitehaven beach is as spectacular as it looks/sounds. Definitely do the full day with the hill walk, the views are insane and the little beach...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Julia R
Reviewed 19 October 2018
A beautiful place...Best find an alternate means of alighting there..

Not the most friendly crew i have encountered. The Captain seemed to think we were privileged to be aboard his vessel. He was indeed a fairly surly individual. Chris,one of the crew was far and away the most enthusiastic crewman aboard. There was also two...More

Date of experience: October 2018
5  Thank ericthered1119
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Yes it's very popular and definitely worth it - if you know you want to do it absolutely book it asap.
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