This 2 Day 2 Night Whitsundays Sailing Adventure is undeniably the best liveaboard experience for the young, adventurous backpacker looking for excitement. If you’re ready for the trip of a lifetime, then you’re in the right place!
This tour will take you to the most iconic spots in the Whitsundays for a trip filled with instagram-worthy moments! You will visit world famous sites such as Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Lookout.
Stable catamaran style boat offers the most comfortable overall sailing experience
Friendly and professional crew will make sure you’re always entertained, comfortable, and above all safe
Snorkel fringing reefs with hundreds of fish in addition to other marine life such as turtles and giant clams
Visit iconic sites like Hill Inlet Lookout and of course Whitehaven Beach for those insta-worthy shots
Sleep under the stars: there’s plenty of space owing to the massive deck space. Meanwhile, provided mattresses and bedding ensure a comfortable night’s sleep
Delicious crew-prepared meals are all included
Maximum group size of 24 means there is always someone to chat with, but you can still get away for some down time time if you wish
Your 2 Day 2 Night Whitsundays Sailing Adventure departs Abel Point Marina at 2:30pm
The afternoon is spent sailing while you relax on deck and get to know your fellow passengers
After your first stunning sunset over the water, dinner will be served on the deck
Then it’s time to enjoy a few drinks and social time before settling in for the night
Sleep under the stars or in a cabin if you prefer
Day 2 starts with a delicious continental breakfast
Then the crew will take you on a guided walk up to Hill Inlet Lookout for spectacular views and photo opportunities
Next there’s free time at Whitehaven Beach to swim and explore (more photo opportunities!)
Lunch is served and after that you will set sail for your first snorkel spot
After working up an appetite snorkelling, it’s time for a snack
Socialise and have a drink with your new friends while the crew whips up a delicious home-cooked dinner
After another scrumptious breakfast it’s snorkelling time once again
If you’re ready for the ride of your life hop on the custom-built banana boat
After the in-water activities wrap up it’s time to hoist the sails and begin the journey back home
The crew will serve up one more snack as you sail back into the marina, soaking up the last views of the stunning Whitsundays Islands
All meals, freshly prepared by the crew
Snacks (fruit, chips, dips and crackers etc) available any time
Comfortable mattresses, pillows and linen
Eskies and ice to keep your BYO drinks cool
custom built banana boat ride
What to bring
Small, soft, zipless bag
Sunscreen (min 30+), sunglasses and hat
Comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for a short, easy hike
Beverages (no glass or red wine)
Warmer clothes for the winter months (May-Sep)
How to get there
Please check in at Red Cat Adventures 350 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach the day prior to travel between 12pm – 5pm or between 11am – 12pm the day of departure.
This trip is suitable for backpackers aged between 18 and 35 years old. The 2 Day 2 Night Whitsundays Sailing Adventure is extremely popular and often books out weeks in advance. Please ensure you check availability before booking, and plan your trip well in advance.
Cancellations made less than three weeks before departure will result in complete forfeiture of the full price.
We accept Visa Card or MasterCard, E-Way and PayPal.
A minimum of 48 hours' notice is required to re-schedule or alter all or part of a reservation.
Cancellation fees are as follows:
20% cancellation fee 30 days or more prior to departure
50% cancellation fee if within 30 days prior to departure
100% cancellation fee within 21 days prior to departure
There will be no refund of any part of your tour costs should you fail to arrive at a scheduled tour departure time. Tour departures may not be delayed due to passenger circumstances - including events beyond your control, medical problems, airline delays, weather etc.
All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities
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Although we endeavour to provide accurate information we are not liable for inaccurate information concerning services.
It is recommended all bookings are confirmed 48 hours in advance of the tour departure by calling +61 7 40372700.
• Neither this site, nor any associated company or agent advertised through this site is responsible for your costs or losses resulting from alterations, cancellations, loss of damage, delay or personal injury.
• All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities.
• In a medical emergency, any evacuation, vessel relocation, medical or other expenses are the financial responsibility of that passenger.
• Please be aware that scuba diving and other in-water activities are not covered by all travel insurance companies.
• Please inform us of any special requirements prior to your date of travel; such as dietary requirements, allergies, mobility and disability issues. This can be done by contacting our friendly reservations team.
We reserve the right to substitute vessels without notice at any time for any reason. We recommend you take out travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss of personal goods and the inability to travel due to weather. Clients should note that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard guests, we cannot be responsible for any damage, personal injury or loss due to the actions of passengers that are beyond our control. All cruises are subject to weather and the vessel operator’s discretion. Please allow extra time to travel during the wet season (Dec-May) as we occasionally have road closures due to flooding. At certain times of the year, ‘dangerous’ jellyfish inhabit these waters and passengers should take care for their own safety. Passengers entering the water do so at their own risk and the owner of the vessel will not be liable for any personal injury, illness, death or any other consequences whatsoever of passengers being stung by jellyfish. To minimise this risk, you will be provided with a full-length protective ‘Snorkel Suit’ to wear whilst swimming and snorkelling during the cruise. Accordingly, Red Cat Adventures shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any injury to person or property which is suffered or sustained by any passenger as a result of participating in any of its sailing adventures, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.