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Whitsundays Sightseeing Day Tours

One day you can set sail to the stunning Whitehaven Beach on Whitsunday Island and the next get your adrenalin pumping white water rafting on the mainland.   There’s a range of reef tours on offer where you can get a bird’s eye view of the area on a scenic flight and then see what lies beneath the azure water either by snorkelling, scuba diving or in a semi-submarine and stay dry.

Whatever you choose to do, if the weather is good, you're pretty much guaranteed some beautiful scenery, friendly tour guides and amazing natural surroundings, so get in and book your Whitsundays tour now!

There’s a Whitsundays tour for everyone so take a good look at the tours below to find one that suits your needs.

Whitsundays Tours

Whitehaven Beach Sailing and Snorkeling Cruise

Whitehaven Beach Sailing and Snorkeling Cruise

Book Whitehaven Beach Sailing and Snorkeling CruiseSail the Whitsundays in a 62-ft gaff rigged schooner. Help out with the sails or chill on deck as the sails fill in the breeze. Head for the Whitsundays' iconic beach - Whitehaven. Disembark at Tongue Bay for a 10-minute walk to the Hill Inlet lookout. Capture some pics of the world's most photographed beach before heading down to experience the soft, white sand. Spend an hour and a half on the beach before heading back for lunch on board as you head for a beautiful snorkelling spot where the water is teaming with fish and the coral is dazzling. Then it's homeward bound while snacking on a fruit and cheese platter and the sails carry you back to Abell Point Marina.

 

Tallship Sailing and Snorkeling Adventure from the Whitsundays

Tallship Sailing and Snorkeling Adventure from the Whitsundays

Book Tallship Sailing and Snorkeling Adventure from the WhitsundaysSpend the day at sea, sailing, snorkeling, beachcombing and enjoying the Whitsunday Islands' spectacular natural beauty. Go snorkeling at a protected beach and enjoy morning tea with chocolate cake, a buffet lunch and afternoon hors d'oeuvres, freshly prepared on board. There’s plenty of room to relax on the tallship’s large deck, ideal for calm sailing in the protected waters of the Whitsundays' fringing reefs. Combining adventure on the high seas, snorkeling and a non-stop smorgasbord of food, a tallship cruise is the best way to experience the beautiful Whitsundays Passage in one day. With numbers restricted to less than 40, you can sit back and relax or join the crew and try your hand at raising the sails!

 

Whitsundays Jet Ski Tour

Whitsundays Jet Ski Tour

Book Whitsundays Jet Ski TourMulti award winning Whitsunday Jetski Tours offers exciting adventure tours in the Whitsundays and is the first and only guided jetski tour operating from Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach to the Whitsunday Islands. Guests can ride the latest model Sea-Doo jetski into the beautiful world heritage Whitsunday Island Marine Park.
Four tours operate daily, the Airlie Adventure, also known as the ‘Turtle Tour’ with sea turtles often encountered, the Two Island Safari, exploring the waterways of South Molle and Daydream Islands, the Jetski to Paradise, a jetski adventure visiting exclusive Paradise Cove Resort and the Ultimate Island Trek, an epic jetski journey to the island oasis of Palm Bay Resort. 
No license is required and no experience is necessary!

 

 

Jetski Tours around the Whitsundays

Jetski Tours around the Whitsundays

More InfoHop aboard your own high-powered jet ski and experience the gorgeous waters of the Whitsundays at high speed on a guided tour departing from Airlie Beach. Choose from either a 1 hour or 3 hour jet ski tour, then join your guides for a trip either around Airlie Beach's picturesque shoreline or out further to the spectacular waters surrounding South Molle Island. With all safety gear and full safety briefing included, this is an excellent way to combine Whitsundays sightseeing with a dose of on-water fun, as you pilot your own Yamaha Jet Ski for some bumps, spins, and wonderful outlooks.

 

Whitehaven Beach and Daydream Island Full Day Cruise

Whitehaven Beach and Daydream Island Full Day Cruise

More InfoCombine the best of relaxation, island exploration, cruise sightseeing and amazing scenery with this tour to both Daydream Island and stunning Whitehaven Beach! Head out from Airlie Beach for a full day worth of Whitsundays entertainment amongst all its incredible scenery, aiming first for a stop on Whitsunday Island's famously beautiful Whitehaven Beach - widely considered to be the #1 beach in Australia and one of the best in the world.

 

Full Day Tour to Daydream and Hamilton Island including Lunch

Full Day Tour to Daydream and Hamilton Island including Lunch

More InfoThis great value full day cruise will let you visit two of the most essential destinations in the Whitsunday Islands - Hamilton Island and Daydream Island - while enjoying full use of all resort facilities, as well as a delicious lunch, all for one entirely reasonable price!

 

Whitehaven and Whitsunday Islands and Whitehaven Beach Half Day Cruise

Whitsunday Islands and Whitehaven Beach Half Day Cruise

More InfoPay a visit to one of Australia's most beautiful spots - Whitehaven Beach on Whitsunday Island - with this half day tour that features a cruise encompassing some of the most iconic sights of the Whitsundays. Take your choice of either a morning or afternoon itinerary with a selection of available departure points including Port of Arlie, Daydream Island, or Hamilton Island then board a comfortable, spacious sightseeing vessel for an epic trip through the vivid colours and impressive scenery of the Whitsunday Islands chain, headed for Whitsunday Island itself - the largest island in the Whitsundays.

 

Full Day Whale Watching and Whitehaven Cruise with Lunch

Full Day Whale Watching and Whitehaven Cruise with Lunch

More InfoThis exclusive and comprehensive Whitsundays day tour combines whale watching in wonderful surrounds with a trip to the spectacular Whitehaven Beach. Encompassing a full day's worth of spectacular marine and island exploration, this tour departs from Airlie Beach in the morning where you'll board a comfortable, smaller yet powerful vessel limited to just 12 passengers per trip to ensure the best possible viewing angles.

 

Half Day Whale Watching Cruise from Airlie Beach

Half Day Whale Watching Cruise from Airlie Beach

More InfoFrom June to September, see the majestic Humpback Whales in the stunning surrounds of the Whitsundays with this 4 hour whale watching cruise on a luxury boat that will take you on a boutique tour to get up close with these gentle giants of the ocean.

 

Multi-day or Extended Whitsundays Tours

1-Night Whitsundays Tour by Catamaran with Paradise Cove Resort from Airlie Beach

1-Night Whitsundays Tour by Catamaran with Paradise Cove Resort from Airlie Beach

Book 1-Night Whitsundays Tour by Catamaran with Paradise Cove Resort from Airlie BeachChoose the unique overnight resort stay package around the Whitsunday Islands. The all-inclusive combo departs from Airlie Beach and offers an exclusive night’s accommodation at the multiple award-winning Paradise Cove Resort. The custom-built vessel offers a comfortable and smooth ride to Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Lookout and snorkeling at pristine locations on the fringing Great Barrier Reef. The vessel allows passengers to arrive at the destinations quickly with more time for activities such as sunbathing, swimming and exploring the Whitsunday Islands.

 

2-Night Whitsundays Sailing Cruise Aboard 'Spank Me' Including Whitehaven Beach and the Great Barrier Reef

2-Night Whitsundays Sailing Cruise Aboard 'Spank Me' Including Whitehaven Beach and the Great Barrier Reef

Book 2-Night Whitsundays Sailing Cruise Aboard 'Spank Me' Including Whitehaven Beach and the Great Barrier ReefSpank Me Whitsundays 2 day/2 night adventure tour explores the World Heritage-listed Whitsunday Islands, visiting Whitehaven Beach and snorkeling the fringing Great Barrier Reef. You can help the crew and pull up the main sail, otherwise relax on the spacious deck and enjoy the view of the pristine Whitsunday Islands. The 82-foot sailing vessel Spank Me Whitsundays caters to guests between 18 and 35 years old and the young at heart. She Sleeps 26 guests and 3 crew in open plan bunk rooms with mixtures of single and double bunks. All meals are freshly prepared on board and include roast chicken, spaghetti bolognese, wraps, continental breakfasts, fresh breads, green salad, pasta salads plus loads more, you wont go hungry!

 

2-Night Small-Group Whitsundays Sailing Adventure Aboard 'Mandrake'

2-Night Small-Group Whitsundays Sailing Adventure Aboard 'Mandrake'

Book 2-Night Small-Group Whitsundays Sailing Adventure Aboard 'Mandrake'Mandrake Whitsundays takes 14 guests around the islands for 2 days and 2 nights, allowing you to snorkel the coral fringed Islands and explore the spectacular Whitehaven Beach, with such a small group of guests Mandrakes tour is one of relaxation mixed with some awesome sailing. Mandrake caters to guests of all ages. She sleeps 14 guests and 2 crew in a mixture of open plan bunks and doubles. All meals are freshly prepared on board and include home cooked roast with trimmings and gravy, spaghetti bolongnese, pies, fresh meats, salads, breads, fruits, dips and crackers Plus loads more! You wont go hungry!

 

2-Night Whitsunday Islands Sailing Adventure on Trimaran 'Avatar'

2-Night Whitsunday Islands Sailing Adventure on Trimaran 'Avatar'

Book 2-Night Whitsunday Islands Sailing Adventure on Trimaran 'Avatar'Avatar Whitsundays is the only commercial sailing trimaran in the Islands. What does this mean for you? Minimal lean while sailing, maximum deck space with nets for sun baking, you can soak up the stunning World Heritage-listed Whitsunday Islands while never feeling over crowded. Just the way it’s meant to be. Avatar caters to guests between 18 and 35 years old and the young at heart. She Sleeps 26 guests and 3 crew in a mixture of open plan bunks and private doubles  . All meals are freshly prepared on board and include home cooked roast with trimmings and gravy, spaghetti bolognese, pies, fresh meats, salads, breads, fruits, dips and crackers Plus loads more! You wont go hungry!