Small group day sail Grand Prix Yachting’s Day Sail to Hill Inlet at Whitehaven Beach

Imagine exploring the Whitsundays as part of a small group on one of our two Volvo 60 ocean racers, Merit and Spirit. Sail to Hill Inlet for that must-have shot of the ever-changing swirling sands. Taste the salt in the air; feel the breeze as the vessel slices through the water.

Details at a glance

Opening hours
Full Day Sail to Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach
Departs Hamilton Island 9:00 am. Returns 4:00 pm. 
Prices from $1950 for up to 10 pax

(Not suitable for children under 8 years of age) 
Full Day to Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach
Guided walk to Hill Inlet Lookout 
Approximately 2 hours to relax on the beach 
Fresh, healthy morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea 
Sights and highlights
Make the journey as much a part of your day as the destination, sailing as part of an exclusive small group on a Volvo 60 ocean racing yacht. 

Soak in the magnificent vista of Whitehaven Beach as you sail to the northern end of the bay. 

Relax with up to 2 hours in the beautiful silica sand and clear waters of this Whitsunday paradise.  

Enjoy a guided tour with a short walk to take in that iconic view from the Hill Inlet Lookout.  

Please note this trip focuses on the experience of sailing; the tour does not include snorkelling. However, sailing’s often a water sport so you’ll have plenty of opportunity to get wet! 
Sample itinerary
Soak up the breeze on a 2.5 hour sail from Hamilton Island to Hill Inlet, with morning tea served en route. 

Relax on the beach for up to 2 hours and take in the sights from the lookout. 

Enjoy a fresh, healthy lunch of salads, cold meats, rolls and wraps. 

Afternoon tea — cheese, crackers, sliced vegetables, dips and delicatessen meats —  will be served during the return sail. 
What to bring
Hat and sunscreen 
Comfortable, non-marking shoes 
Change for drink purchases — you are welcome to bring your own alcoholic beverages. 
A light jacket 
Booking information
Please make your reservation by visiting the Tour Desk or via phone: 07 4946 8305.
How to get there
Your day sail departs from Hamilton Island Marina’s C Arm. Please meet our crew member at the top of C Arm, just outside the Sunsail hut at 8:30 am.
Terms and Conditions
Fares include Marine and National Parks’ Management Fees of $6.50 and $1.86 per person. 

Tours and destinations are subject to weather conditions + minimum numbers. If we cancel a tour we’ll offer an alternative travel date or a refund. If you cancel less than 24 hours before departure the fare will be forfeited; earlier cancellations will be refunded. 
Cancellation policy
If you cancel less than 24 hours before departure the fare will be forfeited; earlier cancellations will be refunded.
The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time.