Come sail the Whitsundays in 3 days and 3 nights on "Whitsunday Blue", the ultimate option for couples!
Once in a blue moon something exceptional comes along... Whitsunday Blue is just that! Whitsunday Blue is a 40 foot custom-built catamaran constructed in 2004 that carries 8 guests and 2 crew. For three days and there nights you'll have an unforgettable sailing experience in this intimate environment. Three of the four private cabins on this catamaran are equipped with ensuite bathrooms, with a comfortable saloon and dining area that you can also enjoy. On board your experienced skipper and friendly host will take care of your every need with their exceptional service and local knowledge.
This Whitsundays sailing tour is perfect for couples or solo travellers who want a quieter, more nature-based Whitsunday tour. Whitsunday Blue is designed to cater to the wishes of its guests and no two trips are the same. Your itinerary includes a visit to the famous Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Lookout, an incredible snorkel over some of the best reefs in the world and use of stand-up paddleboards. During the day you can choose to relax and sunbake on the deck, or get involved and take the wheel, hoist the sails and grind the winches on this famous sailing yacht. At night, special underwater blue lights also attract marine life to the boat.
Book your Whitsundays sailing adventure on Whitsunday Blue online with us today!
To confirm your participation, please check in at Explore Whitsunday store one day in advance before 6:00 pm.
Address: Explore Whitsundays, Shop 1, 4 The Esplanade Airlie Beach, Qld 4802
Meeting point on the day: Abell Point Marina. Please see your tour voucher to confirm the meeting point.
Please make your way to the meeting point at least 30 minutes in advance of your scheduled departure time.
Meals are included. Click see below for a sample menu.
Please note that this is a sample menu and is subject to change and amendments.
On Arrival: Seasonal fruit selection pineapple, rock melon, mango and kiwi fruit
Sunset snacks: Fine dips accompanied by crispy strip vegetables and savory crudites
Dinner: Flamed Tuscan chicken served with a fresh Greek salad, lashings of Feta, sun-dried tomatoes and olives. Accompanied with oven baked crisp dinner rolls
Dessert: New York style cheese cake with berries and cream
Day Two and Day Three
Breakfast: Fresh fruit platter, Swiss muesli, cereals, warm croissants and banana bread
Morning Tea: Individual French pastries
Lunch: Superb smorgasbord of champagne leg ham, Waldorf salad, spinach and pine nut salad, traditional Greek salad with wholegrain and scotch rolls
Afternoon Tea: Delicious fudge cookies with tea/coffee and hot chocolate
Sunset snack: Antipasto platter
Dinner: Rib fillet topped with a delicious red wine mushroom gravy, served with potato gratin and steamed seasonal vegetables, accompanied by cheese and herb ciabatta bread
Dessert: Chocolate cake or warm apple pie
Breakfast: Fresh fruit platter, Swiss muesli, cereals pancakes with all the yummy toppings to with it. Served with tea, coffee and orange juice.
Farewell meal: Antipasto platter with olives, sun-dried tomatoes, a variety of soft and hard cheeses and more.
Children cannot take part in this tour. All passengers must be aged 18 years and above.
We recommend this tour for couples and guests of all ages.
Please note this tour is conducted in English. To fully enjoy the tour and engage with your fellow passengers, we recommend this tour for passengers who are comfortable communicating in English.
You should be a competent swimmer to take part in this tour.
Tour duration: Depart 3:00 pm on Day 1, return at 12:00 pm on Day 4 (approximate times). Tours depart on Saturdays, returning Tuesdays.
If you have any dietary requirements, please let us know at the time of booking.
There is a shower available on board, however fresh water is limited.
Please note that most trips will still depart if rain is forecasted, with showers generally passing quite quickly. In the case of a storm or high wind warning, it is at the discretion of the skipper to cancel the trip. Guests will be notified as soon as possible and will be issued a refund if an alternate arrangement cannot be made.
If your boat is unable to sail due to mechanical issues or any other reason than the weather, you will have the option of another suitable vessel or being issued with a refund.
Please note that luggage cannot be stored at the Explore Whitsundays store. We recommend contacting your Airlie Beach hotel or storing your luggage at Airlie Beach Bag Storage (350 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach).
What to bring:
Change of clothes
Warm pullover for the evenings (seasonal)
Alcohol (no glass bottles)
Seasickness medication (if required)
Please bring only a small soft bag. Large luggage or suitcases cannot be brought on the vessel.
Upon booking this product, you will receive confirmation in the form of a tour voucher.
Please print the voucher and present it on the day of the tour.
The supplier's contact details are included on the tour voucher.
Please note that you need to re-confirm your place on the boat trip 48 hours prior to departure on the phone number provided. You also need to check in at the check-in office located in Airlie Beach on the day prior to departure.