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Address: Whitsunday Island National Park, 4802, Australia
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+61 7 4946 9664
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Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the...

Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.

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The place is like a fantasy

All this amazing white sand. The cristal water. The colors. It is just unbelievable. Went looking for lemon sharks and mantas. Saw a nice little white crab. Could have stayed... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All this amazing white sand. The cristal water. The colors. It is just unbelievable. Went looking for lemon sharks and mantas. Saw a nice little white crab. Could have stayed there for ages. But my eye lid got sun burnt. So think about the reflections of the sand.

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Mackay, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The most pristine beach in Australia. Very clean and the water is crystal clear. If you are lucky you might see a turtle or stingray and enjoying the water. There are many ways to get here, by private boat, booking a boat tour through Airlie beach or a helicopter ride. The camping grounds are small so get there early for... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommend this spot. Great place to just lie down and relax - or if you're like me, go for a really long walk and take some of the best beach photos of your life.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a fantastic time on the Whitehaven beach. I've never seen such a beautiful beach and place my entire life, it seemed life I was taken to heaven. Me and my friends really enjoyed our time.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful unspoilt beach, wonderful marine life and clear blue and turquoise waters. It was hard having to leave this heavenly place. Would advise bringing a waterproof camera since we managed to see a turtle, numerous stingrays and even a small shark in the short time we were there on a boat trip from Hamilton Island.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can someone say about this one in a kind beach? Beautiful sand silicone that stays cool all day long and the water crispy clear and nice

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United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chalk white sands, and crystal clear azure waters - What more could you ask for? We visited Whitehaven beach as part of a cruise around the Whitsunday islands and diving on the barrier reef. The only negative thing I could possibly write is that we only had a couple of hours here and I could have stayed forever! The beach... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The crew on our boat said definitely wear stinger suits but I don't think we needed them, most people didn't have them. The waves were great if you could get out that far, it was mostly very shallow. You could see right through the water, so you'd easily see anything with stingers coming towards you or lurking on the bottom.... More 

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Nancy, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is extremely beautiful. The sand is white and it makes some noise when you walk,or run, on it. I don't really remember why, but it is another must-see in Australia

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us paid a total of AUD320 for half a day trip with Cruise Whitsundays. Left Airlie Beach around 11.30, arrived at Whitehaven at 13.30, and left again at 16, to return to Airlie Beach around 18.30. The sail trip is nice, but not spectacular. The islands are old mountain tops, so rocky and covered in grass and trees.... More 

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