- 3 nights sailing the Whitsunday Islands
- All-inclusive onboard dining
- 1 night stay in Airlie Beach
Exclusive Bonus Value
- Return airport transfers
- Use of snorkelling gear & suits
- Use of stand-up paddle boards & towels
Why We Love It
- Modern, boutique catamaran sailing
- Private, air-conditioned, ensuite cabins
- Experience the incredible Great Barrier Reef
- Discover stunning Whitehaven Beach
My Queensland Package Inclusions
Set sail to the beautiful Whitsunday Islands on an intimate 3 day 3 night catamaran. Your ultimate escape into paradise begins with a relaxing stay at Airlie Beach, the tropical gateway to the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef. Then, relax in style onboard the modern Whitsunday Blue where you may snorkel in the beautiful blue waters over fringing reefs, wander the beautiful silica sand of Whitehaven Beach and use stand-up paddle boards to view the tropical marine life such as turtles and even humpback whales during winter. A professional skipper and crew will serve fresh alfresco meals made from locally sourced ingredients and ensure you feel completely at ease.
- 1 night stay at Airlie Beach with breakfast
- 3 day 3 night sailing onboard Whitsunday Blue in a private double cabin with ensuite
- Return Proserpine airport transfers
- Services of a skipper & crew onboard
- Full onboard meals: 3x breakfast, 3x morning/afternoon tea, 2x lunch, 3x pre-dinner snacks, 3x two-course dinner
- Snorkelling equipment, stand-up paddle boards, stinger suits & bath towels onboard
- National park & marine park fees & levies
Single Traveller Price: $1730 per person
- Day 1: Airlie Beach
Transfer from Proserpine airport to your hotel. Explore the tropical resort town of Airlie Beach at your leisure. The main street is lined with delicious restaurants, bars, specialty shops and the famous Airlie Beach lagoon. Unwind in the azure blue views of the beach and indulge in fresh seafood meals or take a scenic flight to view the stunning landscape from this tropical hub (not included).
- Day 2: Sail to Whitsunday Islands (B, D)
Make your own way to Coral Sea Marina one hour before departure for a head count. Depart the marina at 3pm and sail to overnight anchorage and sunset sail.
- Day 3: Whitehaven Beach, Whitsunday Islands (B, L, D)
After breakfast, head to Tongue Bay for a guided bush walk to the Hill Inlet Lookout, a spectacular lookout overlooking Whitehaven Beach. Back on board enjoy lunch before heading around to Whitehaven Beach. Enjoy an hour on the beach before setting sail and heading north along the eastern side of Hook Island. Overnight anchor in one of the many bays on Hook Island.
- Day 4: Whitsunday Islands (B, L, D)
After breakfast snorkel on fringing coral reefs or take a stand-up paddle board excursion over the Coral Reefs. After lunch, make way to another beautiful bay for chance to complete another snorkel, alternatively time for swimming, sunbathing, strolling along the beach. Mid-afternoon set sail for overnight stop at Hayman Island or Langford Island. Enjoy a drink and pre-dinner snacks and watch the sunset over the water.
- Day 5: Airlie Beach (B)
After breakfast, enjoy a swim or snorkel before morning tea/brunch. Then set sails and make way back to Coral Sea Marina, arriving at 12:00pm. Make your own way to the meeting point for your transfer to Proserpine airport.
Add On Airfares – Our friendly consultants will be happy to organise flights for you
Extend your Stay – Explore further by adding a hotel stay at Airlie Beach with your choice of duration. Our friendly consultants will be happy to quote options.
Whitsunday Blue is an intimate catamaran with a spacious, open foredeck, shaded back deck and plenty of indoor seating. Enjoy a glass of bubbles on arrival, relax and enjoy the beautiful Whitsundays in comfort and style. Your host will prepare delicious, fresh meals using local produce. Whitsunday Blue has modern amenities and well-appointed cabins. With a maximum of only 8 guests and 2 crew, this is the perfect experience for couples looking for a very personal atmosphere and special service.
- Modern 12 metre (41ft) Lagoon Catamaran with 2 Sails
- 3x private double cabins with ensuite bathroom
- Stand-up paddleboard
- Bath and beach towels
- Saloon area with plenty of space and air-conditioning
- Special underwater blue lights which attract marine life at night
- Onboard snorkel equipment and wetsuits
- Fresh meals made from local sourced ingredients
- Professional skipper and crew
- Alfresco dining
- Adults only
- Minimum of 4 and maximum of 8 guests and 2 crew
- BYO alcohol
Valid for travel: Every Friday from 9 January 2021 to 26 March 2021
Last chance to travel in 2020: 30 November 2020; 07 December 2020; 11 December 2020; 14 December 2020; 18 December 2020
Surcharges may apply during peak travel periods. Subject to availability
Transfers operate at set times and must be pre-booked. You must provide arrival and departure times and flight information at least 30 days before departure to confirm your transfers.
There are no luggage storing facilities on any of our vessels nor at the marina. Guests are asked to pre-arrange luggage storage for the duration of their trip. Guests are kindly asked to pack lightly for their trip.
WHAT TO BRING ONBOARD
Bring clothes, towel, toiletries, hat, swimwear, sunscreen, jacket/sweater, camera, sunglasses, runners or sandals for island walks.
Whitsunday Blue is a BYO vessel, white wine in glass bottles is ok, no red wine, and beer/cider/UDL’s in cans only.
Whitsunday Blue is generally most popular with couples aged 30 and over. The vessel is adults only and persons under 18 years of age are not permitted.
The itinerary is subject to change due to weather and tidal conditions and to ensure maximum guest safety and enjoyment at the captain’s discretion.
Meals are freshly prepared onboard using quality Australian produce. Special diets can be catered at additional cost and must be advised at time of booking.
MARINA MEETING POINT
Transfers to the marina are not included. Crew will meet the guests 60 minutes prior to departure at Coral Sea Marina (South End) at Meeting Point C.
Guests who drive, can park cars at Coral Sea Marina. A fee applies to park at this marina, and guests purchase parking tickets from the machines in the car park (credit cards or coins) at own cost.
The Peace of Mind Policy allows free of charge changes up to 60 days before departure.
Each change within 60 days of departure: $100 per person plus applicable third-party supplier fees.
Each change within 30 days of departure: $250 per person plus applicable third-party supplier fees.
If flights are added to the booking, applicable airline amendment fees apply at any time.
Cancellation more than 60 days before departure: Loss of deposit.
Cancellation within 60 days of departure: 30% of package price.
Cancellation within 30 days of departure: 50% of package price.
Cancellation within 14 days of departure: 100% of package price.
If flights are added to the booking, applicable airline cancellation fees apply at any time.
Force majeure means any natural disaster, accident, fire, act of God, act of war, terrorism, legally binding judgment, injunction, action of a court or other relevant authority, emergency, unplanned repairs, maintenance, strike, industrial dispute, work ban, blockade or picketing, travel ban, pandemic, epidemic or outbreak of infectious disease, or other event beyond our reasonable direct or indirect control. In case of force majeure or other extraordinary event that prevents safe travel, we reserve the right to adjust, postpone or cancel the trip.
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