Sailing Holidays Whitsundays - 2 Day - 1 Night Fully Crewed Sailing Holidays

Tour Code: 415

Departing: Airlie Beach

Pickup: Airlie Beach

Youthful & social atmosphere
  • She is fast so you get to see more of the Whitsundays on this ex world champion racing yacht
  • The Whitsundays are picture postcard perfect and the sunsets over the Great Barrier Reef are something else. Lay on the top deck and gaze at the night sky.
  • Enjoy guided bush walks to Hill Inlet Lookout at Whitehaven Beach, an unmissable location and a highlight of our Whitsundays sailing holiday.
  • Custom built for sailing holidays in the Whitsundays she is a particularly roomy boat perfectly able to cater for 24 guests comfortably

Included In Price

  • All meals on-board (including morning & afternoon tea)
  • Snorkel equipment & flotation devices
  • Accommodation in Single or Double Bunks
  • Guests are encouraged to assist with the sailing
  • Small group size

Take a sailing holiday in the Whitsundays on one of the most comfortable maxi yachts in the region with a rich racing history! See what it feels like to reach maximum speeds heeled over hard. Experience a fun social tour at sea with great company and fun crew members.

Your exciting liveaboard 2 day 1 night Whitsundays sailing holiday agenda includes a visit to the infamous Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Lookout, a sensational snorkel tour over some of the best coral reefs in the world and of course, an evening full of fun after your action-packed day!

We depart from Airlie Beach and begin our 2 day,1 starry night sail and snorkel adventure in the Whitsunday Islands on the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef in Australia on our 77 foot high speed maxi yacht. 

When our 24 guests are not exploring the local islands and snorkeling the bays, they take advantage of the spacious upper deck area which is perfect enjoying the speedy sailing and passing scenery or just sunbaking and relaxing!

Our maxi yacht is one of the most comfortable maxi yachts in the Whitsunday Islands and a big favourite with the Brits as HRH Prince Charles once crewed on this yacht when she set a record in the Queen Victoria Cup.

She is also popular with the folks who are somewhat taller than others! 

This liveaboard boat has 2 dining tables providing plenty of space for guests to enjoy meals together and create a great social atmosphere.

The saloon area also doubles as a comfortable sitting area. On deck, there is ample space for you to relax as well as a boom awning for shade when anchored.

She carries just 24 guests with a combination of Single and Double Bunks for couples.

When you can only squeeze in 2 days and 1 night to see as much of the Whitsunday Islands as possible, then the yacht speed really does matter!

This fast sailing boat will ensure that no time is wasted as they sail you at true racing speeds from one incredible snorkeling destination to the next around the beautiful Whitsundays.

Maxi Sailing 2 Day 1 Night Tour

A typical day starts at around 8.00am with breakfast, then a swim or bushwalk, followed by 1 to 2 hours of sailing to a snorkelling or beach destination.

Then it's time to explore the island coral reefs, swim or relax at the beach.

Around 1.00pm its time for lunch and then at 2.30pm its time for another sail around the Whitsunday Islands arriving safely in an overnight anchorage by 4.30-5.30pm.

Just in time for one of the other yachts to meet up, where guests from both yachts can mingle, enjoy a drink or two, exchange sailing stories and watch the sunset over the islands.

By 7.30pm dinner is served and afterwards it's your decision whether you want to party on with a few drinks under the stars or call it a day.

Guests are welcome to join in and assist the crew with the sailing.

The racing yachts have a myriad of winches and sailing gear that could baffle all but the most experienced crew, however, guests are welcome to learn, including hoisting and trimming sails, or taking the helm.

For those who are interested in learning to sail the crew will spend time covering the sailing basics and give you a few tips along the way.

See more liveaboard Whitsunday Sailing Tours.  If you are a scuba diver have a look at our dive and snorkel tours that depart from Airlie Beach.


Sailing and Snorkelling The Whitsundays

As we are a maxi yacht with an impeccible sailing record we are able to show you more of the major icons of the Whitsundays such as taking you for a swim at Whitehaven Beach and going on a hike up to Hill Inlet to see the picture perfect swirling sands down below.

We will also make our way to the Northern end of the Whitsundays and do some snorkeling at Hook Island and Hayman Island.

If you like you can also become part of the crew and assist in hoisting the sails and racing the boat around the Great Barrier Reef. 

Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Airlie Beach

Departure Time


Departure Instructions
  • Guests are asked to confirm their travel 48 hours before departure
  • Check-in should be done the day before travel. At check-in you will be provided with a boarding pass. To speed up the check-in process, a web check-in can be done to collect pre-departure information
Pickup Locations

Airlie Beach

  • Airlie Beach
  • Hayman Island
  • Whitehaven Beach
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Thursday - Friday

Days of operation : odd days eg. 3rd, 5th etc
Meet crew at Coral Sea Marina at 8.00am for head count


2 days 1 night

Fitness Level Required


Additional Information
  • Please note it is the responsibility of ALL passengers travelling to advise both your travel agent at the time of booking and vessel check-in agent before boarding of ANY medical conditions including food allergies you may suffer from.
  • All departures and itineraries are subject to weather.
  • Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Tour Operator.
  • The Operator also reserves the right to alter the tour or the itinerary of any of it's tours and organise alternative carriers to those advertised if necessary.
  • It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk.
  • Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to actions of our clients which are beyond our control.
  • It is recommended that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure.
  • Excess luggage can be stored at several places in town including most boat check-in offices, a 24 hour locker shop on The Esplanade, most hostels, or at your accommodation.
Eco Certifications
Certified Tourism
Eco Climate Action Business
Ecotourism Certified
  • Please pack in a soft small bag
  • Swimming costume
  • Beach & bath towels
  • Hat & Sunscreen
  • Closed shoes for island Walks
  • Jacket or sweater for cooler nights
  • Toiletries & prescription medicines
  • BYO alcohol (no glass or red wine)

Minimum age 15

All cancellations must be in writing.

Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee.

Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

  • Extended / Overnight Tour Cancellations
  • • Cancellations from 30 to 60 days of departure will result in a loss of 25% of the ticket price.
  • • 14 to 30 days before departure, loss of 50% of the ticket price.
  • • 14 days to departure will result in forfeit of full trip fees.

Sailing Holidays Whitsundays - 2 Day - 1 Night Fully Crewed Sailing Holidays

Tour Code: 415

Departing: Airlie Beach

Pickup: Airlie Beach

Youthful & social atmosphere



Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Tour Code: 415



15 yrs & over

15 - 14 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745

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