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Why Visit Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island is located off the coast of Queensland, Australia, and is a must see tourist location. On your Whitsunday Island holiday, there’s so much to do, from bush-walking and camping, to snorkelling and scuba diving.

It’s the largest island in the group of Whitsunday Islands. Accessible by boat from Airlie Beach or Shute Harbour, Whitsunday Island is a popular tourist destination for travellers looking for a day visit during their sailing trip, or an overnight visit for campers. There are six camp grounds on the island, and sailing tours visiting the island nearly every day, so there’s no reason to miss the magic of a Whitsunday Island holiday.

No Whitsunday Island holiday would be complete without a visit to the iconic Whitehaven Beach. Gorgeous Whitehaven Beach is a 7km stretch along the island, which has won a number of awards including the top eco friendly beach in the world. Relax on the incredible white silica sand that is so pure it is cool to the touch. Take a walk to Hill Inlet lookout and check out one of the best views in the world.

Wings offers 2 day 2 night Whitsunday Island holidays, giving you the opportunity to sail the Whitsundays on a purpose built catamaran. Enjoy a sailing trip with 30 like minded travellers and a knowledgeable crew who will take you to the best sites in the Whitsunday Islands, including Whitsunday Island and Whitehaven Beach.

Located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, the waters of Whitsunday Island offer amazing opportunity for snorkelling. Wings crew will take you to the best snorkelling sites and introduce you to the incredible aquatic wildlife of this world heritage site. Explore the coral reefs and swim amongst the thousands of fish species that make the waters of the Whitsunday Islands their home.

Book a 2 day 2 night tour now, and discover Whitsunday Island with the knowledgeable and friendly staff from Wings.