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Hill Inlet

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Address: | Whitehaven Beach, 4802, Australia
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+61 7 4945 3967
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Hill Inlet lookout

Our boat moored in Tongue Bay so we went to Whitehaven Beach via the rain forest and Hill Inlet. From the bay it was around 10 minutes walk, not strenuous but it's hot and humid... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Iris A
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our boat moored in Tongue Bay so we went to Whitehaven Beach via the rain forest and Hill Inlet. From the bay it was around 10 minutes walk, not strenuous but it's hot and humid and we've all emerged on the other end dripping in sweat. Make sure you carry plenty of water. There are two lookouts actually, very near... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Simply the bluest most gorgeous water anywhere, and 7 KM of beach that will dazzle your eyes. It's the purest white silica crystalline sand you'll ever seen. Seven miles of paradise for you to explore and relish. Gorgeous swimming, even if it does drop off fairly close to shore in places. Because of the threat of bottle jellies in the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Short and nice trek through the jungle. You'll find many wildlife there. Including forest python, leaf cutter ants, giant orb weaver, and many more. The platform gives you a commanding view over Whitehaven beach. Which you'll get to walk on at the end of the trail. Please beware of the jelly fish season and wear a sting suit accordingly. The... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the tour at White heaven that the trip to Hill Intel was included. 5 minutes trip from White heaven beach with a smaller boat and on the way there if you are lucky you might spot a turtle a ray or even a reef shark. The beach there is beautiful and warm and it is like a lagoon... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

I am not a fan of view points in general. I like to get close. This is a fine view for sure. But the beach is the place and so close. I would skip it and spend time at the beach instead. But that's just me.

1 Thank Martinodman
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

I didn't struggle much with the walk but some others did hurt their feet in thongs. That would be easily avoided if you were careful though! The view is just amazing. Don't miss this.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

The view over the beach at the Hill Inlet is stunning, I've never seen anything so beautiful, a must see. It was quite a walk up to it but totally worth it! Can't recommend it enough!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Lookout Hill Inlet for the sexy new SunSmart shirts on the crew on Whitehaven Xpress. Was up here last Saturday with them and had an amazing day visiting the lookout, Whitehaven Beach for a gr8 BBQ and snorkelling in crystal clear water

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Apollo Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

Absolutely wonderful. The beauty was breathtaking. Very busy though, lots of tours, a solitary visit would have been perfect but with beauty like this it's understandable that it's so popular.

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Cardigos, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

Hill Inlet is a viewing platforms, you must been there, if you have a chance. Since you can see the overall view of Great Barrier Reef. If you want to go to Hill Inlet, you need to take the boat several minutes, arriving near the the shore of the island, which is not the sand we walk on, actually it... More 

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