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Address: 16 Commerce Close | Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Phone Number: +61-7-4948-3711
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Come and discover a whole new world of pleasure in the Fantastic...

Come and discover a whole new world of pleasure in the Fantastic Whitsundays aboard the Award Winning Vessel Mantaray.Visit two of the Whitsundays most pristine locations - beautiful Whitehaven Beach and Mantaray Bay. Whitehaven Beach has an amazing 7km stretch of white silica sand and an amazing lookout at Hill Inlet, while Mantaray Bay encompasses a myriad of colourful corals and tropical fish. Scuba dive and snorkel in this fascinating marine wonderland, lie on the spacious sun-deck, swim in the aqua-blue waters or simply feel the sand between your toes. It's yours to enjoy.Experience a day like no other aboard Mantaray.This eco-sensitive cruise operation will whisk you around this World Heritage area at a comfortable speed of 21 knots giving you up to three hours to enjoy Whitehaven Beach/Hill Inlet Lookout, and two hours to explore snorkelling and or diving at Mantaray Bay. You will enjoy lots and lots of fish and beautiful corals.Mantaray has plenty of space, unobstructed views, a large shaded area, easy access for all ages, an onboard toilet and shower facilities.Enjoy the company of the friendly and experienced crew.Listen to expert commentary about the special nature of the island national parks and the fabulous marine life. Snorkel and scuba dive under the watchful eye of our qualified crew, be tempted by a tantalising Mediterranean-style lunch and enjoy free morning and afternoon tea.It all adds up to an unforgettable addition to your Whitsunday holiday.

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Excellent day trip!

I'm surprised by the reviews that have come before mine, as the experience we had was very professional and we had a really enjoyable day! The staff were friendly and helpful, the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 3, 2015
Sarah E

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I did this tour on our holiday. We found it to be an amazing experience. Well over an hour on Whitehaven plus a trek up to Hill Inlet. Fantastic food and crew. Nothing was too much for them. I completed the introductory scuba dive. The instructor I had (Lizzy) was extremely patient and her passion for sharing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

I'm surprised by the reviews that have come before mine, as the experience we had was very professional and we had a really enjoyable day! The staff were friendly and helpful, the boat was spacious and clean and the food was lovely. We enjoyed the trip to Whitehaven, and the free time was just right. The reason it gets 4... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We have just returned from this trip.We were told on the phone and looked at the website that the trip included a trip to Whitehaven beach. I can't help but come away from the day disappointed that we didn't go there. We went to hill inlet and saw Whitehaven beach from a distance, but didn't see it all. I feel... More 

Thank Beatrice R
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Very disappointed with this trip. The travel agent recommended this tour as Ocean Rafting was fully booked, we thought 'second best' can't be bad. It was terrible. From the beginning the crew seemed unprofessional. I'm not sure if they've worked together before but there seemed to be no organisation of any kind between them. The crew on this day was... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I explored the Whitsunday's and did some snorkelling with the Mantaray team and what a great day out it was! All the staff were really friendly, polite, detailed and funny. It was a medium size boat with around 20 people on board so I felt I got a real personal service! They picked me up from my hotel (early which... More 

Thank Kylie S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We had a great day with Glen and his crew, being picked up from our accommodation on time and boarding the boat at the marina. Safety procedures were all covered before we left. The day included a walk to the Hill Inlet lookout over Whitehaven Beach - what a spectacular view, absolutely breathtaking! There was time to enjoy the beach... More 

Thank CED0563
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Fantastic day. Best beach I have ever been on and snorkelling was all I was hoping it would be...and more. Nearly 5 stars but not quite. Crew seemed a bit disorganised at one point but overall they were instructive and good. John was very likeable. Food was ok but for the price, they seemed keen to limit the quantity a... More 

Thank Mark D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

A bonding day for us three. Best day we have had together. The staff all very friendly and helpful. The skipper( Glen) did all possible to make our day enjoyable. Frequently stopping the boat when whales were spotted, especially the ones with their calves. The crew were very friendly and after reading some of the "bad" reviews we were pleasantly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We had an amazing day with mantaray charters and its lovely and funny crew (Glenn, Gary and co). The organisation is great, the visited spots are amazing, of course whiteheaven beach but also the snorkelling with rays, sharks and turtles ! Thanks guys !

Thank Marianne Y
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Good for people of all ages and abilities. A full day out with food provided. Good value for money. Great crew.

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