Day Trips vs Overnight Tours in the Whitsundays

Which an abundance of options available to you during your stay in the Whitsundays, it can be overwhelming to weigh up such a variety of tour options! So, our local travel experts have collated a guide to the difference between day trips and overnight tours so you can get the perfect Whitsunday tour, no matter what your budget, style or length of stay! 

On Ice Sailing Catamaran in the Whitsundays, Overnight tour

Day Tours

Day trips from Airlie Beach out to the Whitsunday Islands are a great way to get a taste of the Whitsundays, especially if you're on a time or money budget! Ranging from $115 to $200, day tours will take you to all of the must-see spots, as well as provide you with a lunch and/or platter!

Whitsunday Bullet day tour in the Whitsundays

Discover Whitehaven Beach and its bright-white silica sands, wander up to Hill Inlet Lookout to gaze at the swirling sand cosmos and snorkel amongst the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef... all within the day!

With an array of luxury, adventure catamarans that will take you out for a day of Whitsunday fun, we offer some of the best day tours in the region, with something for everyone! 

Whitsunday Bullet Day Tour

The Whitsunday Bullet day tour is the perfect choice if you're after a day tour that will maximise your time in tropical paradise! Catch a glimpse of the wonders lying beneath the surface, explore Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet within just a day. Equipped with a freshly prepared smorgasbord of tasty lunch options, Whitsunday Bullet is sure to impress! 

Whitsunday Bullet Day Tour stand-up paddleboarding in the Whitsundays

Salty Full Day Private Charter

After a more exclusive island getaway? Our Salty full-day tour will take up to 8 guests out to the Whitsunday Islands on a luxury, private charter. This flexible, charming tour will sail you to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet, while offering an array of additional destinations such as Nara Inlet, South Molle Island or Daydream Island. With a complimentary antipasto and fruit platter included, as well as the option to add on a seafood feast or sashimi smorgasbord, Salty offers luxury sunset dining amongst the beautiful Whitsundays.

Salty Private Charter Sunny with a Platter in the Whitsunday Islands

Overnight Tours

Hungry for more Whitsunday magic? Our overnight tours are the perfect way to see the lush, green islands, as well as providing time to wind down in and amongst nature's beauty! Traipse across the glassy Great Barrier Reef waters, explore the pristine sandy islands and snorkel through the bustling underwater cities at your own pace! 

Hill Inlet Lookout Overnight Tours in the Whitsunday Islands

Experience the bliss of falling asleep and waking up to the gentle lull of waves crashing against the hull, while you kick back with old friends and new on an overnight trip! With optional extras such as diving, kayaking and more, get the most out of the Whitsundays on a longer, luxury catamaran experience! 

With a variety of state-of-the-art vessels, you'll be sure to find the perfect sailing experience for you. From couples to friends and families to solo travellers, there are brilliant options abound, ready to take you on the adventure of your dreams! 

Getaway Whitsunday Sailing Catamaran in the Whitsunday Islands for couples

Check out our array of overnight tours, which include both 2-day, 2-night and 3-day, 3-night trips for your leisurely pleasure. Or, if you're after something unique for a special occasion, check out our variety of private charters!

Chat with our local travel agents to plan the perfect tour to suit you, today!