Explore’s Sail & Swim at Whitehaven Beach With its pristine white sand and tropical waters, it’s easy to see why Whitehaven Beach is one of Australia’s most renowned beaches. Experience Whitehaven Beach for yourself, with this family-friendly day-trip from Hamilton Island. Why you’ll love the Explore’s Sail & Swim at Whitehaven Beach experience: Cruise in comfort. Sail to Whitehaven Beach on Explore’s custom catamaran - On the Edge. Fully-equipped, and with the largest deck area per guest of any vessel from Hamilton Island, you can enjoy spectacular views from every angle. Explore Whitehaven Beach. With its pristine silica sand, tropical water and incredible vantage points, this beautiful beach is one of the must-see spots in the Whitsundays. Family-friendly experience. This is a tour suitable for the whole family - and even includes sporting equipment such as cricket sets and footballs - for you to use at your leisure once you arrive at the beach. Booking Request Details at a glance Opening hours Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 11:00am to approx. 3:30pm Pricing Adult: $140.00 Minor (5-17years): $90.00 Please note the minimum age for this tour is 5 years. Bottled water, soft drins, alcohol and snacks are available to purchase on board. Inclusions Lunch and afternoon tea. Sights and highlights Sail to magnificent Whitehaven Beach on board a 20 metre catamaran. Enjoy a 3 hour sailing adventure, and 2 hours on beautiful Whitehaven Beach. Includes lunch - a selection of cold meats, sliced salads with wraps and rolls, and cordial for kids. Includes an afternoon tea platter on the sail home. Sample itinerary Sail to magnificent Whitehaven Beach on board a 20metre catamaran. Enjoy a 3 hour sailing adventure, and 2 hours on beautiful Whitehaven Beach. Includes lunch - a selection of cold meats, sliced salads with wraps and rolls, and cordial for kids. Includes an afternoon tea platter on the sail home. What to bring Hat Towel Sunscreen Camera Swimmers Cash or credit card for drinks. Flat-soled shoes or thongs (no high-heels) A light jacket or warm clothes for after swimming or if the weather becomes cool. Booking information Bookings are essential. Please complete online booking request, call the Tour Desk on 07 4946 8305 or visit the Tour Desk located in the Resort Centre and Reef View Hotel. How to get there Explore's On The Edge vessel is located in the Marina Village at A3 Arm, opposite the Ice Cream Parlour. Terms and Conditions All tours are subject to minimum numbers and to weather conditions and so may be cancelled at the discretion of the operator. Explore reserve the right to alter the destination pending the weather for your safety and comfort. Times may also need to be changed due to tidal changes. Explore will offer alternative days or refunds in the event of cancellations. Explore reserve the right to use other vessels should On The Edge be unavailable for any reason. Cancellation policy If your booking is cancelled within 24 to 48 hours notice, 50% of the ticket price will be forfeited. If your booking is a no show or cancelled less than 24 hours notice, 100% of the ticket price will be forfeited. The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time. Snorkel or dive Great Barrier Reef Snorkel or dive Great Barrier Reef Explore some of the most pristine and secluded sections of the Great Barrier Reef with this unforgettable and exclusive day trip from Hamilton Island. Read more See all Great Barrier Reef 21 Oct Quad bikes for kids Reef Magazine Whitehaven Beach by Helicopter $3,332 Discover the magic and splendour of world-famous Whitehaven Beach from above - with a luxurious helicopter tour, four nights' accommodation in your choice of accommodation, and more.