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Address: Whitsunday Island National Park, Australia
Phone Number: 0749469664
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Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the...

Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.

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Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises
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Whitehaven Beach and Dumbbell Island Sailing and Snorkeling Cruise
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Rafting Tour to Whitehaven Beach

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Paradise

What an awesome beach! So natural and clean. The sand was stunning and soft. The water was awesome for swimming. Well worth a visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Kendrah D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What an awesome beach! So natural and clean. The sand was stunning and soft. The water was awesome for swimming. Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank Kendrah D
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My title says something about the location. It takes away all your thoughts and even on a rainy day is picture perfect for both portrait and landscape photos.

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1 Thank arv12345
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked the 10:15 half day with lunch cruise to White Haven Beach. The day turned out to be most excellent. Our trip out had some short commentary. The captain slowed down for us to see a baby and mother whale playing in the water. We then went to the most beautiful beach for a few hours. Our lunch was... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

visited on a one day trip, so not much time on the beach itself, mainly on the view point (water were murky that day) It's more of a picture op rather than proper beach time

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Thank asafalfi
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a flight with Whitsundays Airways to the Barrier Reef and on the way back we visited Whitehaven Beach. Wow, best beach ever. We visted the Maldives and many other Beaches, but this beats them all. Doing teh trip by plane just gave us the perspective from above, doubt that one would have this experience by boat. Must be... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach was very beautiful and I can see why it has been described as one of the world's best beaches. If you are lucky enough to be on a small boat tour and time it just right, you can have the beach to yourself for a short time! We booked a small boat for a 3 day trip of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The most beautiful place I may have ever been! It's paradise, I can't recommend it enough. Perfect for a swim, with a few spots to snorkel around the corners. Very popular though around lunch time with all the tour boats.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and i are in search for THE perfect beach for a while now. And we think we found it: whitehaven. Only the view from the viewpoint is already amazing! The sand is white, the water clear blue, everything is clean. A must visit! Only downside: hard to get here and only accessible via an expensive tour.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got out of the Sydney cold for 4 days with my sons and had to go back to Whitehaven beach it was protected from the wind , beautiful silicon type white sand and the crystal clear water. We will do it again and again , a must do if you love the beach..

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow so glad we did this trip, Whitehaven Beach is everything I thought it would be. White silica squeaky & fantastic to spend time just walking on. We had a BBQ lunch with he tour we were on & the wildlife was in abundance with lace monitors walking right under our table. If you get chance to visit Whitehaven just... More 

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