60 days in Whitsundays Itinerary

60 days in Whitsundays Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4 h
1
Hamilton Island
— 13 nights
Ferry:  1 h
2
Airlie Beach
— 16 nights
Travel:  3 h
3
Hayman Island
— 15 nights
Travel:  3 h
4
Long Island
— 15 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Sydney

13
nights
Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island ©
A trip to Hamilton Island takes you to a car-free destination mostly covered in bushland.
Get outdoors at Catseye Beach and Jetryder. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Passage Peak and Wild life Hamilton Island. The adventure continues: play a few rounds at Hamilton Island Golf Club, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, browse the exhibits of Hamilton Island Art Gallery, and have some family-friendly fun at Sports Club.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hamilton Island trip itinerary app.

Sydney to Hamilton Island is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect Hamilton Island to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 24°C. You'll set off for Airlie Beach on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Hamilton Island

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Catseye Beach ©
Catseye Beach
Hamilton Island Golf Club ©
Hamilton Island Golf Club
Scuba & Snorkeling

16
nights
Airlie Beach

Airlie Beach ©
Very much a town with an emphasis on the tropical lifestyle, Airlie Beach offers exotic surroundings with palm trees and charming, sandy beaches.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Heart Reef will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Spas and Whitsunday Great Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Airlie Beach: Bowen (Queens Beach, Horseshoe Bay, &more). On the 5th (Wed), spend a thrilling day on the water with a speed boat tour. Spend the 14th (Fri) exploring nature at Dryander National Park. Next up on the itinerary: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, tour the pleasant surroundings at Boathaven Beach, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Conway National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Airlie Beach travel route tool.

Getting from Hamilton Island to Airlie Beach by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. May in Airlie Beach sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hayman Island.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Bowen, Proserpine, Coral Beach and the Beak, Conway National Park
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 14:
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Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kayaking & Canoeing

15
nights
Hayman Island

Hayman Island
To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hayman Island trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Airlie Beach to Hayman Island. In June in Hayman Island, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 21°C at night. You'll set off for Long Island on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Hayman Island

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 29:

15
nights
Long Island

Long Island ©
Long Island is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Molle Islands National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Long Island trip itinerary builder site.

Explore your travel options from Hayman Island to Long Island with the Route module. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 21°C. You will leave for home on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Long Island

Nature Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 14:
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Molle Islands National Park ©
Molle Islands National Park