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Explore Group

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“denison star”(69 reviews)
“sunset cruise”(102 reviews)
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Welcome to Explore - welcome to Hamilton Island. The largest inhabited island in the Whitsunday Islands. Perfectly positioned among some of the world's most beautiful natural scenery including the Great Barrier Reef; the largest coral reef in the...more
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Marina C Arm Front Street, 4802, Australia
+58 212-2870517
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the full day sail and snorkel, it was a great day - snorkelling was amazing off chalkies beach, great boat, friendly and knowledgeable crew. Whitehaven beach was fabulous, well worth the day trip.

Thank happytravelling_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic operator Explore are. We are a family of 2 adults and 3 children aged 14, 12 and 11 years old. All three tours were amazing and the staff on board were very friendly, accommodating, hospitable and knowledgeable. The Outer Reef tour to...More

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an incredible cruise on a beautiful catamaran, snorkelling on Chalkies Reef and the afternoon spent at Whitehaven Beach. Crew were good, plentiful food and drinks and weather amazing. Came back feeling completely relaxed after a wonderful sail.

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this out of nowhere from an online site. It was absolutely amazing! Great for the family. An exceptional price, with amazing food and great and friendly staff! A massive Cat with only around 30 people! Would definitely recommend to anyone travelling to Hamilton...More

1  Thank tessmitch2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family booked the all day snorkeling trip and it was a fantastic experience. I highly recommend this trip and this company. It is a smaller boat so we had a lot of personal attention during the trip. I believe there were 45 on board...More

Thank Berny L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did three trips with Explore and each one was consistently brilliant hosts, great attention to detail and smaller groups. Would highly recommend any of their trips in Hamilton Island, couldn’t fault a thing.

1  Thank Karenherts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef is a must do! It was by far the best snorkeling trip I have ever been on. We had perfect weather, calm seas, no wind. The water was clear, lots of different fish and sea life. Staff were great...More

Thank Dedgar2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us 8 friends sailed to Chalkies for snorkeling and a swim at Whitehaven Beach. Lucas, Luke, Shelby and Michelle were excellent hosts today. We were very safe, they were very helpful and there was lots of food for lunch. Thanks very much

Thank Kelli P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn’t recommend this operator or trip more. It was an amazing day with the timing of the stops absolutely perfect.... just when we thought we’d had enough we moved into the next destination. Stu and the crew were extremely helpful and with a group...More

1  Thank Claire S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was thoroughly impressed with our half Day sail to Whitehaven Beach. The staff were great, super knowledgeable and really helpful. The food was fantastic and we had the best day. What a perfect way to spend our day. We also did the Sunset Dine the...More

1  Thank jh2615
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19 October 2018|
Response from Kelli P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know. You might have to contact the company direct
Mike P
9 October 2018|
Response from David R | Property representative |
Good morning Mike, We have one vessel that operates out of Airlie Beach, Island Explorer. The rest of our fleet including two large motor catamarans Reef Explorer and Pure Dive that are purpose built for snorkel and dive... More
5 October 2018|
Response from David R | Property representative |
Good morning, Unfortunately under 2 years of age in water is not something we currently provide as a service. You are more than welcome to phone our team on 07 4946 9664 for any further queries. Regards, David