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Whitehaven Beach

Whitsunday Island National Park, 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“white sand” (110 reviews)
“amazing beach” (34 reviews)
Whitsunday Island National Park, 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

the trip to Whitehaven Beach is like a theme park ride and full of fun. It was a rough ride but I loved it. The screams of the passengers made it more the fun. But best of all is the white OH so white and...More

Thank 19Kathy54
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We organised a helicopter to Whitehaven Beach, it is a little pricey but very worthwhile. The trip only takes around 15 minutes but the views are simply amazing! And we managed to get some spectacular photos. Once we landed on the beach our pilot organised...More

4  Thank MsVeuve
Reviewed 25 June 2014

My kids loved this. Half day at Whitehaven beach enjoying the warm water and the amazing white sand. My kids had a great time. This is truly a beautiful beach. We were so pleased to make this trip. If you are in the Whitsundays this...More

1  Thank Liv W
Reviewed 23 June 2014

this is one of the most beautiful white sand beach i've ever been to. The sand is very smooth and it's also pretty cold to walk on due to the sands absorbing water from the sea, so you could walk comfortably on the sand. Apart...More

1  Thank 3mt1
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Went with a group of friends on an all-day cruise of the Whitsundays and stopped off for a couple of hours on Whitehaven beach. This was one of the highlights of my trip. STUNNING beach with yes, white sand. Even though there were plenty of...More

Thank Toni-ann C
Reviewed 19 June 2014

This beach is truly great, the sand is so fine that it squeaks under your feet while walking over it!Since you only get there by boat you most probably will find your self there alone, or with fellow travelers. Just a peaceful and relaxing place....More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Has to be one of the most beautiful beaches I've ever seen! And I've never seen sand so white and pure. A truly stunning place! Would go back in a heartbeat!

Thank snapstamatt
Reviewed 14 June 2014

We stopped off there for a swim and snorkel and it is spectacular. We were out on Renegade fishing charters for a day fishing and one of the young boys wanted to have a snorkel in the crystal clear water. Benny, our skipper very kindly...More

Thank Harlegirl
Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

The whitsundays are magical and one day our family will visit there again cruising through the Whitsunday Islands is great the waters are so blue they are like nothing we have seen before be back there in two years time wonderful

Thank Janette C
Reviewed 6 June 2014

this is really an amazing beach but no one mentions that it costs at the minimum $200 AU to go to there (per person). everything on the Whitsunday Islands is really expensive so beware... also, apparently only from April to Nov the weather cooperates, otherwise...More

6  Thank vanessaX9220AL
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.28 km away
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yuri c
30 May 2017|
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Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
Sydney to hamilton island is about a two hour flight time. Whitehaven beach is a 45 min trip by boat. I recommend Cruise Whitsundays full day tour, so you get to see Hill inlet on the northern end of Whitehaven beach. Please... More
24 May 2017|
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Response from 430amanda | Reviewed this property |
The trip we done was through Cruise Whitsundays and they leave from Airlie, stop at Daydream and onto Hamilton before arriving at Whitehaven; I've always stayed on Hamilton as it's more central so have no recommendations for... More
10 April 2017|
Response from courtneymehmet | Reviewed this property |
Whitehaven and Hamilton should be fine by then. I believe it will only be Hayman island that will remain closed until next year. Have an amazing time, it's a truly beautiful place