Relaxed Whitsunday Sailing Tours
|Group Size||Max 24|
|Starts||Abel Point Marina|
|Ends||Abel Point Marina|
Get ready for adventure as we set sail from the Abel Point Marina on this awesome 2 day tour of the magnificent Whitsunday Islands. You will have plenty of time to go snorkelling, spot native marine life, relax and go swimming at the famous Whitehaven Beach and check out the beautiful Hill Inlet. Learn about the significance of the area for Aboriginal Australians and check out the stunning Nara Inlet while we are there! You will also have the chance to go Kayaking and hopefully spot some turtles.
Day 1: Depart Airlie Beach at 8.30am
Sample Itinerary Only - Trips Depend on Tide and Weather Conditions Depart Airlie Beach at about 8.45am. Once on board our friendly crew will brief you about safety and sailing, before setting sail to cross the Whitsunday passage. Get involved with sailing, and take a turn at the helm under the guidance of our skill full crew. After morning tea, at 11am arrive at your first snorkelling destination, our crew will give you an introduction to snorkelling and take you ashore by dinghy to snorkel from the safety of a protected beach, a great way to gain confidence in the water. 12.30pm head back to the ship for a scrumptious buffet lunch of cold meats, salads and rolls, all freshly prepared on board. Then set sail for the next afternoon location. Set sail to our overnight anchorage at Nara Inlet, enjoy kayaking activities and visit the Aboriginal Caves and learn all about the Ngaro tribe from your crew. Enjoy a hot shower, afternoon Hor dourves, a cold beer or wine and hear our tree hugging crew tell some fascinating tales of life below and above the water on the Great Barrier Reef. Listen out for the friendly dolphin pods which frequent the Northern islands. Enjoy a delicious dinner, and enjoy some fun on the back deck, or find a quiet spot and star gaze before falling in to bed for a good nights sleep
Meal(s) included : Lunch, Dinner
Day 2: Whitehaven Beach
Another early rise, you wouldn't want to miss a thing in this neighbourhood - mantarays, dolphins, turtles, Whales (in season). After breakfast, enjoy a kayaking expedition, and combine a bit of exercise with some wildlife spotting. Enjoy a race back to the ship to find the champion kayaking team on board! After morning tea, its time to hit the water, for one last snorkelling opportunity - everyone will be experts by now, recognising and identifying even more marine wonders. By midday its back to the ship for a rewarding lunch before setting sail back to Airlie Beach across the Whitsunday passage. Return to Airlie Beach at 4pm, but the fun doesn't end here... Join your ship mates for the "After Party" were everyone gets chance to let their hair down and go a little bit wild- details provided at the end of the trip!
Meal(s) included: Breakfast, Lunch
Departs: Abel Point Marina, Airlie Beach, 8.30am Sunday, Wednesday & Fridays
Returns: 4.00pm Monday, Thursday & Saturdays