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Whitsunday Islands

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Address: Southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
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breakfast till 10am, lunch is lovely, very relaxing with acitactives to do all day fish fedding, going for nature walks

long island what can I say spent my 50th birthday there, lovely breakfast until 10 am lunch beautiful, tours every day natural bush walks, romatic cruises at twilight, very... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Redbank Plains, Australia
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Redbank Plains, Australia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

long island what can I say spent my 50th birthday there, lovely breakfast until 10 am lunch beautiful, tours every day natural bush walks, romatic cruises at twilight, very popular for weddings , staff is execllent I recommend Long Island for everyone

Thank cathymlewis
Chatham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Loved every minute of our two day boat trip in the Whitsundays. The waters are amazingly clear and the coral and fish life abundant.

Thank MFent0n
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We went on a 2 day 2 night tour in the hammer. It had a special promotion for 299 AUD. The place is unbelievable! Is a must do for everyone. The crew was amazing, and so was the food. The places we visited were beautiful, and certainly worth your money. Don't expect though a party environment, our group seemed more... More 

3 Thank carolina g
Townsville, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went out with friends on a 22 ft boat for a spot of fishing and cruising around Hook and Hayman Island. Hooked up Coral Trout, Nanagi, sweetlip and other fish. Great bbq that night. The water was beautiful, Deep blue and flat as glass. A lovely breeze blowing. Cruising through the water, absdolutely stunning views.

Thank natrat_qld
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Although July is kind of winter in Australia, it is one if the vest seasons to visit the Whitsundays! You will avoid the crowds of summer and a milder temperature and less windy and no risk of cyclones! We had a terrific time there on a 4 day 3 night cruise!

Thank Roberta T
Veghel, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

If their is paradise on earth, it should be here.... What a beauty... Beaches we have never seen before... The famous swirl is top. Book a boat trip and experience!

1 Thank WilcoVeerdonk
Wisbech, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

This has got to be the best place for beaches ive ever travelled to. The waters are crystal clear the sand is so fine i think its actually called silica. Theres nothing to do there but you only spend a few hours on the island and as i love laying on the beach when im on holiday it felt like... More 

Thank timmy39lou27
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We all disliked Whitehaven Beach (north end). Too many planes, helicopters, boats and even drones. Daytrippers all over the place. Why go on a 3 night boat trip on one of the better boats, only to go where all the daytrippers go? It was 2 hours of boredom in the hot sun, with mosquitos. Even the swimming was bad –... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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242 reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Going by boat through these magical islands with hilltops and stunning vistas is a gift to give yourself. The clear blue green water and blue sky above cannot be appreciated by a mere picture. The islands have beautiful sand, colorful flowers, beautiful birds and abundance of tropical trees. This area beats Fiji so don't miss it if coming to Australia.

Thank AwesomeladyUS
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

AMAZING ISLANDS!!! We travel during 3 days around the islands of Whitsundays, epic scenarios. The tours are a pic expensive but totally worth it. It feels like you in a foreigner country like Fiji or something. It's a must do in Australia.

Thank Disiane M

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