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2-Night Whitsundays Sailing Adventure: Whitsunday Getaway

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Stop At: Whitsundays Sailing Adventures, Airlie Beach Queensland 402 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802 Australia
Trips Depend on Tide and Weather Conditions. Arriving at the marina at 2.30pm is the beginning of your Whitsunday Getaway experience – Waiting to welcome you aboard our magnificent catamaran are our skipper and hostess. After a briefing, we head out to explore the very best the Whitsundays have to offer. We cruise effortlessly across turquoise waters toward your first night of rest and relaxation amongst the islands of the Whitsundays. Enjoy pre-dinner drinks as you get to know some new friends. At this quiet anchorage your hostess will be preparing your first sumptuous feast. After your meal, kick back and enjoy the company of new friends. After a last glance across the shimmering waters, you fall into your huge, comfy berth and enjoy the best nights’ sleep you’ve ever had while Getaway floats peacefully in her secluded anchorage.
Duration: 10 hours

Stop At: Hill Inlet Hill Inlet Whitsunday Island National Park Whitehaven Beach, 4802 Australia
Explore Hill Inlet
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation on board

Day 2: Day 2 Sample Itinerary

Stop At: Whitehaven Beach, 4802 Australia
Don’t sleep in – there’s too much to do! The crew are up early to make you a cuppa and prepare your fabulous continental breakfast. After a quiet pleasant sail we head off to visit the vast silica sands of magnificent Whitehaven Beach & the famous Hill Inlet Lookout. See just why this beach is rated the most beautiful in the world. It will take your breath away. Wading through crystal clear water over brilliant fine white sand with the ocean vista before you is an experience never to be forgotten and another highlight of your Whitsunday Getaways cruise. Swim, snorkel or laze on the world’s finest beach. You may never want to leave but after a superb smorgasbord, we up anchor to visit one of the many sensational islands fringed by stunning coral reef. After a full day of snorkeling, swimming or simply relaxing and soaking up the magnificent views, our palatial cruise boat drifts gently to another spectacular anchorage.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation on board

Day 3: Day 3 Sample Itinerary

Stop At: Airlie Beach Lagoon, 275 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802 Australia
Your last breakfast onboard and another opportunity to get wet if you’re up to it. Getaway will take you on one last swim or snorkel. After morning tea Whitsunday Getaways will set sail for home. On the trip back to Airlie Beach, lounge around on the huge forward nets and soak up the stunning views… sure to be with you for years to come. Whitsunday Getaway has to be the very best way to visit as much as possible of our beautiful Island Archipelago. With our friendly crew, fine food and spacious accommodation, you’ll love cruising the Whitsundays.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
402 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia
Departure Time
3:00 PM
Duration
3 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)
  • National Park fees
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • All activities
  • Local guide
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase before the trip)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • BYO Alcohol
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Departs Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Open date tickets please give 10-14 days notice to book. All bookings MUST reconfirm 48hrs in advance by email res@whitsailing.com or Ph: 1300 653 100 or +61 7 4940 2000. Please check-in at Whitsundays Sailing Adventures Reservations Office - 402 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach between 7am and 4pm the day prior to travel or between 9am and 12 midday the day of departure.
  • **Special dietary requirements other than straight vegetarian are subject to a surcharge of $18 per person and payable on check in** Please note we cannot cater for Halal or Kosher Diets
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 15 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 14 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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An amazing experience. Wonderful boat, great food and excellent crew. Shane and Rebecca are top notch providing insights that made our experience ex exceptional and unique. We went to Whitehaven beach when the crowds were gone and had prime snorkeling places to ourselves. The
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We thought that this would be a relaxed way to see as much as possible of the Whitsundays, and this trip didn't disappoint. Phil and Bec were just wonderful, they had a daily smile on their faces and their passion and professionalism just oozed out of them. They 100% looked
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My husband and I did this 2 night sail near the start of our 3 weeks in Australia and we loved it! One of the highlights of our trip - the Whitsundays are fabulous and it was the perfect way to experience them. We had all types of weather which gave us the full sailing
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My wife and I went on this getaway for the start of our honeymoon. It was a wonderful start to our holiday and is the perfect way to experience the Whitsundays. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. Unlike other tours, this one has a relaxed feeling with no
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Staff at the office were great and thorough with loads of advice. Absolutely loved our time on the Getaway II. Capt Jimmy & Bec were fabulous and attended to everything we could have wanted. The boat itself is well appointed and comfortable with each room having windows and an
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lauren-x91
London, United Kingdom
132
Amazing trip to the whitsundays!
Had the best 2 days on board the Alexander Stewart. Taylor and abbey were both so welcoming and friendly, gave us
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Nele S
11
Magical
It was perfect. The crew was so friendly and chilled! I’m a vegetarian and that was no problem, the food was very
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Bastien d
11
Amazing adventure
My friend and I got an very good experience with an experienced guide and a great team. We really appreciated how
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Daniela S
Munich, Germany
20
Lovely sailing tour with a great crew
I took a two days/ one night sailing trip with the Alexander Stewart and I would do it again right away. The ship
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Holly M
Edmonton, Canada
10
Life Changing🙏💖
If I could give them 10/5 I would. This is a cant miss tour! I’ve been in Australia almost a year doing so many
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Elena D
Southern Queensland, Australia
10
Disappointing
My partner and I were pretty underwhelmed with our recent trip on Kiana. This is not necessarily the fault of the
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Julia B
20
sailing Alexander Stewart
The tour was just amazing! I loved every part of it. Thanks to the crew, Abby and Aaron, for making this an
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Agata
New York City, New York
40
Wonderful trip - highly recommend!
My boyfriend and I spent an amazing two days on the Waltzing Matilda, sailing around the Whitsundays, exploring
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manuela r
Muelheim an der Ruhr, Germany
14966
Summertime Boat
Ole sailing shop, must reneuwed Very urgent Double beds See Horror. To little space for 2 Person, you Cant move
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Sam H
10
Whitehaven Beach
I absolutely loved our time on the Waltzing Matilda. It couldn't have been better. Day 1 we got to know the crew
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