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Whitsunday Island, Australia-port

Enjoy spectacular beaches, snorkel in crystalline waters or dive and explore the exquisite underwater world of fish and coral. Visit the nearby Great Barrier Reef and enjoy its breathtaking wonders. Take home souvenirs and resort wear. Delicious fresh seafood is the highlight.

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Below is a list of those shore excursions previously offered in this port. For information on which shore excursions will be offered on a particular cruise, please reference the specific itinerary of that cruise.

Free Excursions

Regent Choice Excursions

  • Light Activity /Walking Light Activity /Walking
  • Seated Tour Seated Tour
  • Moderate Activity/Walking Moderate Activity/Walking
  • Most Active or Strenuous Most Active or Strenuous
  • Minimal Activity Required Minimal Activity Required
  • Regent Choice Regent Choice
  • Meal Meal
  • Evening Tour Evening Tour
  • Sailing the Whitsunday Islands
    Light Activity /Walking
  • Whitehaven Beach Experience
    Light Activity /WalkingMeal
  • Whitsunday's Scenic Island Cruise
    Light Activity /Walking

Sailing the Whitsunday Islands

Light Activity /Walking

Duration: 2 hours

Tour Code: WHS-002

Boarding the ship's tender, you will be transported to Hamilton Island, to join your sailing vessel. One of the finest ways to fully appreciate the magnificence of the Whitsundays Islands is from the sea. As you travel through pristine waters dotted with lush green islands, relax on deck and take in the fresh breeze and the many scenic spots along the way, such as the Henning Islands, Plum Pudding Island and Catseye Beach The weather will determine the vessel's sailing route.

While you enjoy the spectacular natural beauty of the Islands, you may partake of the light tea and biscuits being served. Concluding this memorable tour is an invigorating return to Hamilton Island, where you will re-board your tender for the trip back to the ship.

Please note: This tour is not considered suitable for wheelchair guests, those with mobility concerns or those prone to motion sickness. Natural sailing conditions may create some rolling and pitching of the vessel, and guests will accept responsibility for their movement around the vessel, particularly if consuming alcohol. Other beverages are available, but are not included and are at guests' own expense. If you desire to purchase an optional beverage, please bring along Australian currency. It is recommended that guests wear comfortable, flat, rubber-soled walking shoes and bring a hat, sunglasses, sun screen and a towel. This tour is designated as non-smoking.