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Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Chill and Grill provided by Cruise Whitsundays

Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Chill and Grill

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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We are ready to welcome you back to travel with confidence. Our JourneySafe COVID safety protocols means that we have implemented enhanced procedures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic so that you can travel with peace of mind.
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Updated 17/11/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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.
Itinerary
  • You’ll have 3 starting options
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  • 1
    Cruise Whitsundays
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 2
    Whitehaven Beach
    Stop: 6 hours
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  • 3
    Hill Inlet
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 4
    Airlie Beach
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll end at
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Highlights
  • 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
  • Lunch, afternoon tea, and round-trip hotel transfers are included
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 tour to Hill Inlet 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.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia Daydream Island, Whitsundays QLD 4802, Australia Hamilton Island, Whitsundays QLD, Australia
Duration
11h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Picnic lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Protective stinger suits
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snorkeling equipment
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Due to the length of this cruise and the activities this cruise is unsuitable for infants.
  • Minimum age is 4 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 32 travellers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
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Belinda D wrote a review 9 May
5 contributions
Tour was amazing. What a magical place. Tour guide was excellent. I loved having an extended stay on the beach. If you don’t like spending a full day at the beach maybe just do a half day tour. I love the beach so I enjoyed the full day tour.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Sophie wrote a review Mar 2021
18 contributions3 helpful votes
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Worth every cent! My husband and I went out for full day and we received the VIP treatment from Cherene and the crew. The hill inlet walking track is not difficult and worth the amazing views. It really does look like the brochures. Lunch was amazing (and huge) and we spent the
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Juliana Casagranda wrote a review Feb 2021
Melbourne, Australia9 contributions2 helpful votes
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This was incredible to say the least. You cannot go past this full day tour or you’d be crazy! We had an amazing time with cruise Whitsundays. Our main guide was Sherene, when we landed on Whitehaven they took us on a private boat the the southern end of Whitehaven Island, where
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Sean C wrote a review Jan 2021
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I honestly can't think of any reason not to do this tour, myself and my partner did the full day 'Chill & Grill' on what could be described as a picture-perfect day (last Thursday). Not only was Whitehaven beach just as amazing and breathtaking as it sounds (and looks), but the
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Response from DOSM C, Reservations Supervisor at Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Chill and Grill
Responded 21 Jan 2021
Hi seanylee93, thank you for your amazing review. We are so glad to hear that you have a great time on Whitehaven Beach with us. I will pass on your compliment to our operations team. Hopefully we will see you very soon :)
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Tina White wrote a review Jan 2021
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Yesterday we travelled to Whitehaven beach for snorkelling and tour on the Camira. You can’t miss it, it is the big purple boat. I have never a experienced such an amazing day. The staff were beautiful, the food was restaurant quality and abundant and there was an unlimited
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Response from DOSM C, Reservations Supervisor at Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Chill and Grill
Responded 13 Jan 2021
Thankyou for the great review Tinalouise22! Easily one of the best tours to see the Whitsundays! Glad that we could make your experience memorable! Hopefully we will see you again soon! Cruise Whitsundays
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Bceeingu
Bceeingu
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Having the reef to ourselves, sleeping under the stars
This was a wonderful tour. The boat ride out took about 3 hours and was a little choppy that day. On arrival we saw
deone430
deone430
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5 Star treatment from start to finish!
We were up in Airlie for a week and had an amazing day out with the crew of Camira. Even though it rained during ou
stephends2016
stephends2016
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100 out of 10
We have traveled a lot, both overseas and domestically. We have just completed the Reef Suite in The Whitsunday’s a
TheaL1115
TheaL1115
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Spectacular Day, highlight of the holiday
Absolutely spectacular !! We spent a week on Hamilton island (myself, my partner & 12 y old) and this was the total
ryebreadandrosie
ryebreadandrosie
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Amazing, must do!
We LOVED this and really hope to go back again. We were spoilt with food and drinks, got to see the most stunning s
rachelbK7949ON
rachelbK7949ON
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Sea Them Soon
We did the Reefsleep not knowing what to expect. The food provided was abundant and great quality (although difficu
one_hand_traveller
one_hand_traveller
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Amazing Sailing Experience
We went on a gorgeous day in May and would highly recommend the tour to anyone, young and old! For just over $200,
nicoleklund
nicoleklund
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Best experience for the reef
First time going to the outer reef and I do not think it could have been any better. The hospitality of all the cr
Rachel A
Rachel A
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Okay
The staff were quite friendly. I assumed that this was a complete snorkel tour. We paid $255 just for a boat ride o
FoodSnobAU
FoodSnobAU
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Great Day Out
I highly recommend a day out on Camira. Friendly, knowledgeable crew, great boat, great food, great memories, just
chlohin10
chlohin10
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Best Birthday Ever!! Trip of a lifetime
I have been on this trip once before and it was great and wanted to share it with my partner which lived up to my h
gregcG6936FE
gregcG6936FE
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Once in a lifetime experience!!
Wow!! What an experience. Sleeping under the stars on the Great Barrier Reef. The staff, the food and the whole
Red_October_88
Red_October_88
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Great way to experience the Whitsunday islands
This was the perfect way to experience day dream island and Hamilton with out having to commit to booking accommoda
Red_October_88
Red_October_88
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Everything was prefect...apart from the boat ride out and back
Almost a perfect day, got to the port of Airlie all excited for our scuba trip. Boarded the boat out to the reef...
P9782IQsarahw
P9782IQsarahw
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Whitsunday cruise
Camira..... just perfect Such good value for money Staff were fun and informative Can’t wait to get back to the
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