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Cruise Whitsundays

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Address: 24 The Cove Rd | Port of Airlie, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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+61 7 4846 7000
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Award winning 'Cruise Whitsundays' is the Whitsundays largest and most...

Award winning 'Cruise Whitsundays' is the Whitsundays largest and most experienced marine tourism operator offering a range of day cruises and Island Resort connections. Cruises visit the Great Barrier Reef (Reefworld and Knuckle Reef pontoons), Whitehaven Beach and island resorts on Hamilton Island and Daydream Island.

The multi-award winning Great Barrier Reefsleep overnight experience is Australia's most unique accommodation. 'Resort Connections' provide services between island resorts and the Whitsunday Coast and connecting the region's airports arrivals and departures. There are also tailor-made activities for the conference, incentive and Weddings market.

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US$ 74.99*
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Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises
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US$ 140.13*
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Whitehaven Beach and Hamilton Island Cruise
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US$ 166.64*
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Whitehaven Beach Cruise Including Hill Inlet Walk

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Fabulous day out

We did the Camira cruise today. What a brilliant time. Everyone was warmly welcomed onboard and the days events outlined. Snorkelling was very ordinary but no fault of anyone. Cy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Broadbeach, Australia
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Broadbeach, Australia
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the Camira cruise today. What a brilliant time. Everyone was warmly welcomed onboard and the days events outlined. Snorkelling was very ordinary but no fault of anyone. Cy lone Debbie has churned the reef and so visibility was poor. From here to beautiful Whitehaven beach for a swim and beach sports b4 returning to the boat for a... More 

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Perth, Australia
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49 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We did a day trip to Hamilton Island & Whitehaven Beach with Cruise Whitsundays. It was a lovely day with the family, it is a full day, but the little ones handled it very well. The cruise across was pretty smooth, no problems. The staff are very professional & they also provide free afternoon tea which was lovely, yummy cakes... More 

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Bunbury, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We joined the Camira day sail as part of our contiki in march this year. Absolutely fantastic!!! Perfect weather and great staff. Would book it again in a heartbeat

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Queensland, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have travelled with cruise Whitsundays for many years now and we were always impressed by their staff. They were friendly and enthusiastic and very impressive to say the least. But during our recent visit the level of apathy and lack of enthusiasm was stark and obvious. We had our ferry cancelled due to some unknown reason. Firstly they did... More 

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Thank trutopian
CruiseWhitsundays, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Whitsundays, responded to this review

I’m sorry to hear that you’ve had a negative experience with our staff. Cruise Whitsundays is committed to continual customer service improvement and please be assured that being helpful and proactive in assisting our guests is one of the basic elements of our training programs. In light of this we would like to do a further investigation to provide further... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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102 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the full day Whitehaven, Hill Inlet and Snorkel tour which was a great day out Boat was well appointed with staff giving full briefings on our short trip to Whitehaven We did the Hill Inlet Walk first which was awesome - amazing views from the lookout From there we spent time at Whitehaven which was beautiful while staff... More 

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St. Helens, England
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were originally booked on the Whitehaven Beach and Picnic tour, but they contacted us to say that this had to be cancelled due to cyclone damage on the beach. They offered alternative tours all taking in Whitehaven Beach, which was the main focus for us. I phoned to discuss the alternatives and a very helpful receptionist suggested a tour... More 

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Paris, France
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff, beautiful beach, weather OK!! Afternoon tea was good, plenty of fruit and a variety of muffins.

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Thank Mary B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a cruise to Whitehaven beach and it was great the boat was clean comfortable and well staffed and all safety procedures were adhered to. The staff were friendly and helpful. Whitehaven beach is beautiful unspoiled except for damage from cyclone.

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Thank Nickkie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cruise is nothing much more than a ferry service. The 'amazing' lunch they serve is not a buffet or a BBQ as publicised but a lunch pack of less food than what I would send my 10 year old daughter to school with. They explained this was due to the BBQ no longer being able to be used because... More 

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CruiseWhitsundays, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Whitsundays, responded to this review

Hi, we are sorry to hear you were disappointed with your lunch on Whitehaven Beach. The reason we are not currently able to offer our BBQ product is that due to the dramatic movements of the tidal sands at Whitehaven Beach, our purpose built vessel in unable to dock on the sand and transport all the BBQ equipment. It is... More 

Houston, Texas
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83 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour guide was friendly and helpful. The team made the most out of a rainy day. Whitehaven beach is a bit disappointing as it was damaged badly in the recent cyclone and does not look like all the photos. Sack lunch was ok. Reef so churned up that snorkeling was murky with no visibility. The tour company did well,... More 

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