Whitsunday Islands: Sailing 2 Days/1 Night

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Whitsunday Islands: Sailing 2 Days/1 Night

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Choose between two amazing boats; the SISKA or the HAMMER.

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Choose between two amazing boats; the SISKA or the HAMMER.

Siska 80 Ft Ocean Racing Maxi Yacht

An Ocean Racing Maxi Legend, with a very impressive race record! This Maxi has challenged and won some of the best from Australia, New Zealand, Hawai, Hong Kong, England, & South Africa. In her claims to fame Siska's crew above all will introduce you to the excitement of sailing!

22 Guests

Whats Included: meals, open plan accom, linen, snorkelling gear, wet suit.  When we stop, roll out the huge deck shade awning.

Local Fees: are included in Ticket Price.

Features:

  • Huge deck space and safe as this yacht was built to race around the world, so sailing the Whitsundays is easy,
  • Fast sailing on this 2 x Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race Winner so you will go further and see more of the islands, 
  • Help out with the sailing or just sunbathe on the massive deck,
  • Because we only carry a maximum of 22 guests, we have the permits to do all the iconic Whitsunday Island Walks,
  • When we stop, we roll out a huge deck shade awning,
  • Plenty of space downstairs, includes comfy saloon/dining area, plus hot showers in bathrooms!
  • Reliability - Sailing with the Whitsundays longest established live-aboard sailing company, established in 1985.

Optional extra costs: Scuba diving when we meet with our Dive Boat, BYO alcohol (no glass)

Departs: Odd Days of Month (eg. 5th, 7th, 9th) at 8.30 am
Returns: Day 2 at 4.00pm

The Hammer

Short on Time, but due to the fast sailing ability of Hammer still visit Whitehaven Beach and go snorkelling on the best coral reefs at the Northern end of the Whitsunday Islands.

22 Passengers

What's Included: Awesome Sailing on a Maxi Yacht, all meals freshly prepared, snorkelling gear and wet suit, linen, professional crew, all local national and marine park fees.

What You See: See Whitehaven Beach go snorkelling on coral reefs teeming with marine life

Dive option is available when we meet with our Dive Boat, Tornado during the tour.

Features:
• Huge deck space and safe as this yacht was built to race in Ocean Races, so sailing the Whitsundays is easy,
• Fast sailing so you will go further and see more of the islands,
• Help out with the sailing or just sunbathe on the massive deck,
• Because we only carry a maximum of 22 guests, we have the permits to do all the iconic Whitsunday Island Walks,
• When we stop, we roll out a huge deck shade awning,
• Space downstairs with hot showers!
Bonus: major bragging rights about sailing on a famous Ocean Racing Maxi Yacht!
 

2 day 1 night Maxi sailing tour around the Whitsunday Islands.

Check in by 7:00pm the day before departure, at Explore Whitsundays Shop 1, 4 Airlie Esplanade Airlie Beach.
Meet at Abel Point Marina by 8:00am, for a 8:30am Departure.

This tours is ideal for guests who are short on time, tour includes a visit to the magificient Whitehaven Beach, walk to famous Hill Inlet Lookout and experience a snorkelling stops on the fringing coral reefs which extend right from the edge of the Islands.

An optional Scuba dive is available when we meet with our Dive Boat, Tornado Dive, which is purpose built to do Introductory or Certified Scuba Dives.

This itinerary will cover around 90km's around the islands and is achieved in 2 days and 1 night due to the sailing performance and ability of your Maxi Yacht to sail faster than other charter yachts can go, even when they use a motor, which is also really friendly for the environment as we use wind power.  Not only will you visit the famous Whitehaven Beach, but you will also get to the Northern end of the Whitsundays, where the best fringing coral reefs in the Whitsundays are found around Hayman Island, Langford Reef and Mantaray Bay.

For guests who want to be involved, help the crew set the sails, have a turn on the wheel, and get some amazing sailing photo's.
The Captain and crew will provide you with plenty of information on the Whitsunday Islands and the Marine Park and you will arrive back to the Marina at 4:00pm on the 2nd day with a better appreciation of the Whitsunday Islands.

Departs: 8.30am on Even Days of the Month, eg. 4th, 6th, 8th, please call our office 72 hours before your departure day and confirm your arrival details.

Hammer Departs from Abel Point Marina Airlie Beach.

Returns: 4.00pm on day 2

Check-in by 7:00pm the day before departure at Explore Whitsundays Shop 1, 4 Airlie Esplanade Airlie Beach

If guests would like to Scuba Dive, this is an optional extra.

See here our T&C's.