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  • Sunset Cruise & Dine
  • Hamilton Island Coastal Cruise
  • Sunset Sail in the Whitsundays
  • Hill Inlet at Whitehaven Beach
  • Full Day Dive the Great Barrier Reef - Hamilton Island
  • Half Day Snorkeling the Whitsunday Islands
  • Half Day Dive the Whitsunday Islands
  • Full Day Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef - Hamilton Island
  • Sail & Snorkel at Whitehaven & Chalkies Beach
  • Dive the Great Barrier Reef departing Airlie Beach
  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef departing Airlie Beach

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Half Day Snorkel the whitsundays

Half Day Snorkeling the Whitsunday Islands

See the world beneath the waves and snorkel at one of the most famous reefs – The Great Barrier. One of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, take the plunge to see for yourself the abundance of coral and marine life this outlandish landscape has to offer. 

Hamilton Island - Half day Snorkel the Whitsunday Islands
$145 Adult
Adult price is 18 years and older
$90 Child
Child price is 5 - 17 years

Experience a half-day snorkeling adventure taking you to selected moorings within the Whitsundays.

The best snorkel locations will be selected on the day depending on the weather & tide conditions. Locations that are selected include Luncheon Bay or Manta Ray on Hook Island.

Boarding either at 8.15am or 12.45pm, your experience will include approximately one hours scenic cruising each way up the Whitsunday Passage, to the best available snorkeling sites. Includes 2 hours on location for snorkeling and in water activities.

Morning or afternoon tea is provided pending time of cruise.

Includes high quality Mares Diving & Snorkeling gear; wetsuits/stinger suits & flotation jackets (if required)

We have 2 custom designed dive & snorkel vessels, the 24m Reef Explorer. or Island Explorer. Both vessels have hydraulically lowered stairs and a platform that rests just below water level which makes access to the reef easy and comfortable. Snorkeling directly off the stern means we can visit selected moorings which are quieter, keeping with the intimate feel of this tour. The vessels feature lounge style seating over two decks, air conditioned interior over two decks, partially shaded deck area and fresh water hot and cold showers onboard, ensuring a premium cruising experience.

Why choose Explore:

  • Intimate.  We operate by taking smaller groups to ensure a more personalised and quality experience.
  • Top of the line equipment and vessel. Travel between sites in comfort on our new boat Island Explorer.  
  • Informative. Educational Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Island commentary en route
  • Various sites. You'll visit dive sites around Bait Reef including Stepping Stones, Paradise Lagoon and Mantaray drop-off.

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