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Postcard perfect

What more can you say? As good as it gets if you haven’t been, then go. If you’ve been already you... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
JKHD71
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If it is not the best beach in the world, second place will do!

A gorgeous beach. We have nothing more to add! It is world famous and that should tell you that if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PolarnCo
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What more can you say? As good as it gets if you haven’t been, then go. If you’ve been already you probably want to go again. World class.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A gorgeous beach. We have nothing more to add! It is world famous and that should tell you that if you are in the Whitsundays, you have to come here. Much better if you do it by skippering your own boat with Charter Yachts Australia!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful stunning pristine white sands .Very hot day but shade tents provided .Would highly recommended seeing .

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for about 2 hours on a tour. We snorkeled and saw a good number of sting ray. You must wear a wetsuit/sting suit as jelly fish stings are apparently very common in this area so be careful. There is also about a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Loelco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful, lets hope remains forever unspoilt. The sand is white, the water warm and the fish swim amongst you. Who could want for mere.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stretch-Michele
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a tour through Thundercat, it was the best day out and a big highlight was going to Whitehaven beach. Absolutely stunning!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most beautiful beach in the World. Unspoiled. The pure white sand is amazing as it’s so fine it doesn’t hold heat, So no burned feet. The water is warm and crystal clear. Lots of fish and sting rays in the lagoon to snorkel with....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karentodkill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely the nicest beach I have ever seen. Copacabana and Ipanema are nice beaches too but do not come close to Whittehaven beach.th e color and clarity of the water is unreal. I would have liked to spend more time to that excellent beach. When...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank charette50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is beyond what it looks like in photos, its truly magical and the entire time i was there i couldn't quite believe it. The water is so clear and warm and the sand is so white, makes a good exfoliator but be careful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Idge H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The worlds number 1 beach is a must see. The clearest blue water you can imagine, so the swimming is superb, as is the snorkelling at the beach’s southern end. Tongue Point Lookout walk to soak up the view. The long, narrow waterway of Hill...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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it can be done but you will have to plan your day well the ferry has a web site and all details of packages do the morning one I think it ends at 4pm plenty of providers in town who will organise pickup and drop off though... More
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