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Address: 24 The Cove Rd | Port of Airlie, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Phone Number: +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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USD 74.82*
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USD 136.04*
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Whitehaven Beach and Hamilton Island Cruise
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USD 181.39*
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Great Barrier Reef Day Cruise to Reefworld

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Full day cruise Whitehaven and Daydream Island

The only cruise that seems to take you around Whitsunday Islands. A bit tiring having to start early from Port of Airlie Due to multiple pick ups. With regards to service, the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Amazing! Really awesome crew who really want to be there (on the boat trip).. the destination was magical. Felt totally safe snorkelling with my six year old.. He loved the sub, and the underwater cinema... The lunch was excellent. The day is highly recommended!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a wonderful day we had , sailing the Whitsundays on the Camira To a outer reef to do a spot of snorkelling, a staff member was on hand to ensure or safety. All the crew on the Camira were friendly and professional young people. We were looked after so well. A great day

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Gladstone, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went on the Camira and really loved the catamaran. Freedom to move about & enjoy the spectacular scenery. Timing was perfect....sailing, snorkelling & beach time on Whitehaven. Lunch is plentiful & of high standards. Snorkelling equipment including stinger suits were very clean & hygienic. Crew were exceptionally friendly & fun, engaging with with everyone on board. This trip is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a fabulous day! Food was brilliant, staff couldn't be more friendly and helpful! Amazing 1.5 hours on Whitehaven beach which was plenty as so hot and a great first snorkel! Defiantly recommend this trip to any other backpackers and tourists we meet on our journey! Thanks again to Dave and his team!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent a fantastic day cruising on the Camira, snorkling and swimming at Whitehaven Beach. Unfortunately it was stinger season so we all had to wear suits, but it was great nonetheless. The crew were all very helpful and personable, especially Jim and Malcolm. All in all we enjoyed great company, stunning scenery, great food and a wonderful day out in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The only cruise that seems to take you around Whitsunday Islands. A bit tiring having to start early from Port of Airlie Due to multiple pick ups. With regards to service, the staff weren't particularly friendly inspite of the skipper's mentioning; the advertising of friendly service seemed a bit forced. Then again, staff friendly varied from boat to boat due... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We flew in from Singapore all the way to see the great barrier reef and we are really happy that we chose the right experience to be part of. We went on a cruise to a private pontoon in the open water near the Barrier Reef and the crew onboard were really professional, friendly and fun and made our trip... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Me and my friend went for holiday to do Whitsunday 3 island trip and Great Barrier Reef trip.. We chose it because they were the best offered trip. It was the best trips that we ever had. The staffs was so amazingly friendly and helpful. At Great Barrier Reef trip my phone was slipped from my hand when we did... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We did a Cruise Whitsundays trip to the Great Barrier Reef. It wasn't cheap, but it was worth it. The high speed trimaran was comfortable, and the staff that ran the trip were first class. There were a lot of them on the boat, and they were very attentive throughout the day. The 40 mile trip out to the reef... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

E phantastic day. The best trip we did on the estcoast👍😄👍👍😄👍 Very friendli staff, e nice boat the camira. Also very good food with barbecue😄😄 All is included!!!! We never will miss this adventure. We met also nice people. Thanks so much for this lovely day👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

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