Located in Whitsunday Island, Whitehaven Beach is a prominent attraction in an area that's popular for being family-friendly, luxurious, and relaxing. You'll find many palatable picks for dining and drinking here. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the sea, beaches, and island views. Book a hotel in the area, and use it as your home base for getting to Whitehaven Beach and seeing everything in and around Whitsunday Island.
More to see near Whitehaven Beach
In addition to Whitehaven Beach, there are many other activities and attractions in Whitsunday Island. Swimming is a popular activity here, but there's plenty more to do.
Dip your toes in the water and soak up the sun at Whitehaven Beach, Catseye Beach, and Sandy Bay. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Pelican Island, Whitsunday Lookout, and Cook Lookout. Hamilton Island Marina, Hamilton Island Golf Club, or South Molle Island Jetty will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
WILD LIFE Hamilton Island provides enjoyment for the whole family. Why not visit South Molle Island Golf Course, Palm Bay, and Daydream Beach while you're here? You can also visit Daydream Reef, Daydream Port, and Shute Harbour Jetty.
Getting to Whitehaven Beach
Get to Whitehaven Beach by air. Hamilton Island, QLD (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) is the closest major airport, 6.9 miles (11.2 km) from Whitsunday Island. Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast) is the next closest airport, 32.3 miles (51.9 km) away. The local marina is another option if arriving by water.