Whitehaven Beach near Hamilton Island
Imagine a beach with sand so pure and white, it’s 98% pure silica. Now picture that pristine beach stretching for seven empty kilometres, gently lapped by rippling waves in 100 shades of turquoise and aquamarine.
You don’t have to imagine visiting Whitehaven Beach and taking a walk along that powder-fine sand. From Hamilton Island you can visit heaven on earth on a cruise, sail your own boat, or fly there by seaplane or helicopter.
A trip to Hamilton Island isn't complete without a visit to the world famous Whitehaven Beach. A cruise or flight to Whitehaven Beach trip is the perfect activity for your conference delegates or reward for your staff when staying on Hamilton Island.
Cruise Whitsundays Whitehaven Beach trip
A spectacular Whitsunday icon, Whitehaven Beach is a seven kilometre stretch of glistening white silica sand and is considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the world! Located on Whitsunday Island, the largest of the 74 islands in the Whitsunday region, it is fully protected due to its National and Marine Park status and remains uninhabited to this day.
As a result of this you will be amazed at the true beauty of Whitehaven Beach, defining nature at its very best, it really is the perfect spot to relax, unwind and escape. Stroll along the powder white sand, join other guests for beach activities or enjoy a refreshing swim in the sparkling azure waters.
Cruise Duration: choose from 1/2 day or full day charter.
- Use of vessel and private area of the beach, dedicated Cruise Whitsundays host and really friendly staff!
- Scenic Whitsunday Islands cruise with commentary
- Delicious BBQ or buffet lunch served on Whitehaven Beach or on-board the vessel, morning and afternoon tea, bottomless tea and coffee
- Beach activities such as beach cricket, football and volleyball
- Full body lycra suits
The quickest way to visit Whitehaven Beach by water is on Reef Ryder I or II – a rigid inflatable vessel. Spend an hour relaxing on the soft white sands of Whitehaven and be back in time for lunch! You can also tag on an hours snorkeling at Chalkies Beach.
Triple treat adventure - H2O Watersportz
Enjoy a full day of adventure aboard the Reef Spirit or Wild Dream. This exclusive charter departs from Hamilton Island Marina and will travel through the turquoise waters of the Whitsundays en route to Coral Cove where guests can enjoy 45 minutes of snorkeling. Guests will then experience a guided bush walk over the Hill Inlet followed by a sumptuous buffet lunch on board the vessel. The Reef Spirit will then travel to beautiful Whitehaven Beach boasting seven kilometres of pure white silica sand contrasting with the clear blue waters and densely foliated bush land of this island paradise. Beach activities are organize by the crew such as cricket, touch football and volleyball, or guests can simply choose to spend time relaxing and taking in the view. Afternoon tea will be served on board before returning.