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Explore Group - On the Edge Sailing

#1 of 17 Tours in Hamilton Island Features Animals
Front Street | Hamilton Island Marina, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Full day snorkelling sailing & sunbathing

We saw beautiful fish on the reef at Chalkies Beach, along with some whales on the way there... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Wellington, New Zealand
Best Day Ever

We had divine weather. The staff were great ! When I have gone on tours in the past I have found... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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An exhilarating sailing experience aboard On the Edge, our custom designed sailing catamaran; designed specifically for sailing adventures throughout the Whitsunday Islands. On the Edge operates full & half day tours, as well as evening sunset cruises departing from Hamilton Island.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Front Street | Hamilton Island Marina, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Reviewed yesterday

We saw beautiful fish on the reef at Chalkies Beach, along with some whales on the way there. Sunbathed on the pristine white sand at Whitehaven after a sumptious lunch on board. Great day with thanks to all the staff who successfully combined professionalism with...More

Thank Stellarwella
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had divine weather. The staff were great ! When I have gone on tours in the past I have found the staff abrasive and condescending. The people at Explore are sensitive, encouraging, humorous and clever. The boat is gorgeous - it feels so roomy...More

Thank rachelaP9640IO
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We travelled on The Edge to Chalkies Beach and Whitehaven under the care of Reggie, Luke and Helena! Totally amazing and well worth it! They were so organised and helpful. A perfect mix of leaving us to our own devices and offering help and support...More

Thank holabec
Reviewed 1 week ago

Catamaran adventure from Hamilton island to Whitehaven and chalkies beaches. Crew highly trained helpful and totally well organised. Lunch👍🏻👍🏻I had a plate and more of local Whitsunday prawns.all gear supplied and the cocktails 🍹 on the ride back to Hamilton island made for a great...More

Thank Amanda Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth every cent! This peaceful sail around the island at sunset is a must for honeymooners and romantics at heart. Great for those like me who just enjoy the sunsets too. Wine, cheese and a magnificent seat of the nets aboard this fabulous catamaran and...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the edge sail/swim tour to Whitehaven beach. Crew were great. Facilities very good. Great lunch served on board as we were travelling. Spent two hours on Whitehaven beach. Definitely worth the money. Thanks Reggie, Stu and MJ.

Thank Crozz28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely the best tour from Hamilton Is. We took the whole day tour and highly recommend it. The boat is only 8months old, with a great netted platform to relax on whilst tripping out to Whitehaven and Chalkies Beaches. The crew on our...More

Thank Jackgiffa25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a half day boat trip with explore to Whitehaven beach - more specifically to Hill inlet, the part of Whitehaven with the swirling sand. It was fantastic. Paradise. The boat trip took about 40 minutes, felt fast, although the sea was quite bumpy. You...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, 15 year old son and I travelled to Hamilton Island in May 2017. While we were there we booked a tour on the catamaran 'On The Edge' to visit Chalkies Beach for snorkelling and Whitehaven Beach for swimming and relaxing. We absolutely loved...More

Thank Lee Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the Sail and Swim Whitehaven Beach. It was a relaxing afternoon out. The onboard lunch was a good spread and the views were breathtaking. Unfortunately we didn't get to see any whales or turtles, nor was there enough wind to actually be...More

Thank prfino
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Ashley F
25 July 2017|
Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi Ashley, The ocean temperature is currently 22 to 23 degrees Celsius and you are not required to wear a stinger suit at the moment, we have them available and always recommend them. I personally haven't been in a pool... More
Paul B
1 November 2016|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi Paul, Our Full Day Catamaran would be suitable for you both, as the option to snorkel / swim is of course optional. Our crew take you to the beach in a tender so that you can explore the Chalkies or Whitehaven beach... More
Jordan D
18 September 2016|
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Response from SilkEEE90 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It would be best to contact the company directly to answer your questions for the most accurate response.