Details at a glance

Opening hours
Operating Monday, Wednesday and Friday
8.00am – 12.00pm or 12.30pm – 4.30pm (subject to tides)
Pricing
Adult (18 years +) $145.00
Child (5-17years) $90.00
Minimum 5 years age
Inclusions
Morning or afternoon tea provided on board
Additional beverages available to purchase on board or at the beach
Beach activities including frisbee and cricket
Sights and highlights
2.5 hours to relax and enjoy Whitehaven Beach
45 minute cruise around the Whitsunday Islands each way
Learn about the history and ecology of the area from your guide
Spot rare wildlife like Ghost Crabs, Estuarine Sting Rays and more
Sample itinerary
Departs Hamilton Island Marina at either 8.00am or 12.30pm depending on tides, and returns approximately 12.00pm or 4.30 pm.
Spend 45 minutes cruising to location each way
Spend 2.5 hours at Whitehaven Beach
What to bring
Hat
Towel
Sunscreen
Flat-soled shoes or thongs (no high-heels)
A jacket or warm clothes for after swimming, or in case the weather becomes cool.
Please also limit your baggage to one backpack or small, soft bag per couple if possible
Booking information
Bookings are essential. Please complete online booking request, call the Tour Desk on 07 4946 8305 or visit the Tour Desk located in the Resort Centre and Reef View Hotel.
How to get there
Explore's vessels are located in the Marina Village at A9/10 Arm, opposite Explore's office
Terms and Conditions
All tours are subject to minimum numbers and weather conditions and may be cancelled at the discretion of the operator.
We reserve the right to alter the vessel used on the day and will do our best to notify you in advance.
We reserve the right to alter the destination on the day depending on the weather for your safety and comfort.
Cancellation policy
If your booking is cancelled within 24 to 48 hours notice, 50% of the ticket price will be forfeited.
If your booking is a no show or cancelled less than 24 hours notice, 100% of the ticket price will be forfeited.
The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time.