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Hill Inlet

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Address: | Whitehaven Beach, 4802, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 4945 3967
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Amazing views

This is truly spectacular and well worth the visit. A short walk that is not too strenuous, will get you to the top for amazing views.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is truly spectacular and well worth the visit. A short walk that is not too strenuous, will get you to the top for amazing views.

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Airlie Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The most picturesque beach I've ever seen. I have hiked and also flown over in a helicopter and this place seriously takes your breath away. An absolute must when visiting the Whitsundays. BEAUTIFUL

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning views, I went on the sail tour (Oz Sail) on Mandrake and they got us up early so we could be the first up there, with unspoilt sand, incredible. Well worth the 10/15min walk from where we arrived on the beach!

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Mudgee, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Expertly designed walk up to the lookout, toilet facilities available, if you're quiet, you can make friends with some goannas

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Thank Josie L
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you end up coming to Australia with the intention of going out to the great barrier reef, you MUST stop in Airlie and get on a boat that will take you to the Hill Inlet!!! All of the photos you've seen in those beach calendars don't even compare when you climb the beautiful path up to the hill inlet... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good day trip. Well organized, easy, plenty of time to enjoy the scenery. Both relaxing and fun. The snorkeling option is great! Just in front of the beach with so many fish everywhere. Only down side was the lunch box, a bit poor I have to say. I was expecting just a bit more choices and calories in that... More 

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Thank FedandRos
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The walk to hill inlet was a nice walk. I needed shoes as opposed to thongs but many people were able to do it in thongs. The view is spectacular but like alot of these tourist locations there are alot of people and its a case of photo and leave. Great to see the area from this vantage point.

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Thank Kate J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk takes only 10 -15 min from Whitehaven Beach, provides a beautiful overlook of the mountains, the beach and water. Keep in mind that the tide makes the beach look different during different hours if the day, we were there At 10 am and it was mostly covered by water, not the main beach but the area to the right.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hill Inlet look-out gives you that stunning view of Whitehaven Beach that we have all seen in the brochures and online. You can get there in your own boat (either owned or hired) or you can join a tourist boat from Airlie Beach. Either way do NOT expect to be alone! When you are visiting the top end of a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were blown away by the views as we hiked up to the overlook from Tongue Bay. This is definitely our favorite beach in the world !

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