The Whitsundays continues to be a world-class holiday destination, drawing millions of travellers to its sandy beaches, tropical islands and the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
As the home to the world-famous Heart Reef, Whitehaven Beach, Hamilton Island, Whitsunday Island and Hill Inlet, it is easy to see that it is beautiful and stunning part of the world – and the small ‘village-like’ town of Airlie Beach is the icing on the cake.
But where is the Whitsundays actually located?
Perched on Queensland’s east coast, approximately 600 kilometres south of Cairns and 1100 kilometres north of the capital city of Brisbane, is the seaside town of Airlie Beach.
Airlie Beach features one main street, 3 marinas and everything you will need, including ample accommodation and restaurant options, to ensure you have the perfect tropical getaway.
The most convenient way to get to the Whitsundays is a short flight into either of its airports. Both the Whitsunda y Coast (Proserpine) Airport and Hamilton Island Airport service all major airlines and offer affordable flights on a daily basis.
Finding accommodation is just as easy with heaps of options to choose from to suit various budgets, needs and locations with some situated in the main street itself or in surrounding areas.
Certainly the most enjoyable thing of all is choosing a day or overnight tour during your stay, and there are so many to choose from! The Whitsundays certainly offers something for everyone, with backpackers, couples, groups of students and families. There are a number of tours to choose from, including overnight tours, day tours, adrenaline pumping tours and more. The Whitsundays and Airlie Beach has much to offer to its visitors, where you can explore the Reef, islands, Whitehaven Beach and more.
Ask us what tour is right for you and book your Whitsunday holiday today.