Whitsunday Islands are found between Australia, the northeast coast of Queensland, and the Great Barrier Reef. There are hiking trails and white sandy beaches making the area an ideal holiday destination. Once there you can:
Learn how to sail the 74 island wonders; the area offers pristine sailing, hence a better place to enroll in a sailing course and learn how to do it yourself.
See the Heart Reef; the best way to see the Heart Reef is to go on a scenic flight. A scenic flight can last approximately an hour.
Visit the Whitsunday Island; Go for the purest silica sand and pristine crystal clear waters. You can also go to spot rays gliding from Hill Inlet Lookout while catching a glimpse of the swirling sands.
Go snorkeling and diving; Whitsundays is one of the gateways to the world-famous Great Barrier Reef, the largest living thing on earth. For snorkeling, you can bring your own equipment or rent some beforehand. Diving in the Whitsunday is one of the spectacular underwater activities. Getting to see the unparalleled coral diversity and reef life is also one of the activities you can engage in. While there you can also visit the Whitsunday iconic dive scene; The Stepping stones and the cathedral.
Get a picnic or lunch on a deserted beach; Heading over to a deserted beach gives a break from the hustle of the crowded beaches. One can enjoy peaceful picnics and amazing scenery. Sail over with your own boat or catch a water taxi for the ultimate experience.
Go on a cruise; Cruising is the best way to get to some famous places and sometimes the only way. Join a sunset cruise for dinner and amazing scenery for dessert. You can also join a day cruise while visiting the different islands.
Catch your own dinner; Throw in a line and try to catch yourself some dinner. Join one of the many fishing charters or try your luck off one of the deserted beaches.
Go on island hopping; one of the ways of exploring the Whitsundays is hopping between the islands. You get an option to choose to use tour companies or fly solo by purchasing an island-hopping ticket. If one day is not enough you can join an overnight tour that offers accommodation to maximize the experience.
Stay in luxury; Book a resort on one of the islands such as Hamilton Island 0r Hayman Island which feature fantastic resorts with plenty of activities such as exploring the reef and its surroundings. The resorts also offer wellness services such as massages. While staying over the resort you can also eat and enjoy the delicious seafood. Some resorts also offer nightlife as they organize nightclubs. Alternatively, you can go on a party boat, you will get to explore islands and enjoy some crazy nights on the boat.
Walk the Whitsunday great walk; Also known as the Conway Circuit. A great way to enjoy a different Whitsunday experience and escape to the tropical refuge of Whitsunday trails and Conway range. You get to choose whether to ride, run or walk through the Conway national park.