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SELF DRIVE AND CRUISE EXPERIENCES IN QUEENSLAND / Australia 18 Day Queensland Island Hopper Self Drive CRUISE EXPERIENCES IN QUEENSLAND / Australia 3 Day Cruise on Whitsunday Bliss 4 Day Island Cruise on Solway Lass 5 Day Cruise on Lizard Island Hamilton Island | Tourism Australia Settle into island life at your own pace as you explore the east coast islands of Australia – many with their own unique Great Barrier Reef experiences. You will also visit the world's largest sand island, Fraser Island, as part of this journey. Highlights (included): Solway Lass | Cruise Whitsundays • Green or Lizard Island • Kuranda National Park • Hamilton Island • Heron Island • Fraser Island • Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast Whitsunday Bliss | Cruise Whitsundays Join Whitsunday Bliss for a luxury cruise exploring the Whitsunday Islands and to snorkel on the fringing coral reefs surrounding the 74 islands. Explore coral reefs teeming with turtles and marine life, swim in crystal clear waters, bushwalk the islands and visit vast magnificent beaches. Day 1: Cairns Day 2: Green or Lizard Island Day 3: Green or Lizard Island Day 4: Kuranda National Park Day 5: Cairns – Mission Beach (2 hours) Day 6: Mission Beach – Airlie Beach (6 hours) Day 7: Airlie Beach – Hamilton Island Day 8: Hamilton Island Day 9: Hamilton Island – Rockhampton Day 10: Rockhampton – Gladstone – Heron Island Day 11: Heron Island Day 12: Heron Island – Gladstone – Hervey Bay Day 13: Hervey Bay – Fraser Island (5 hours) Day 14: Fraser Island Day 15: Fraser Island – Sunshine Coast (6.5 hours + ferry) Day 16: Sunshine Coast – Gold Coast (2 hour drive) Day 17: Gold Coast Day 18: Gold Coast – Brisbane (1 hour) Solway Lass the Whitsunday's magnificent Tall Ship was built in Holland in 1902. The ship is beautifully maintained and provides leisurely paced fun sailing tours of the Whitsunday Islands. This Tall Ship experience gets guests involved with putting up the sail, taking the helm or just relaxing on the large decks. This is truly a unique way to explore the 74 Whitsunday Islands. Lizard Island | Coral Expeditions Spend the maximum amount of time exploring the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a full day to discover the rarely visited Ribbon Reefs, considered to be themost colourful and pristine reefs found anywhere along the Great Barrier Reef. Explore historic Cooktown and discover the spectacular Lizard Island. Highlights (included): Highlights (included): • Sail to Tongue Bay • Guided walk to Hill Inlet Lookout overlooking Whitehaven Beach • Snorkeling or scuba diving • Haymen Island or Langford Reef sunset watching • Sail to Tongue Bay • Guided walk to Hill Inlet Lookout overlooking Whitehaven Beach • Whitehaven Beach and Hook Island • Guided snorkelling or exploring the coral reefs by glass bottom boat. • Sunset cruising Day 1: Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach – Overnight Tongue Bay Day 2: Tongue Bay – Hill Inlet Lookout/Whitehaven Beach – Hook Island Day 3: Hook Island – Hayman Island or Langford Reef Day 4: Depart back to Abell Point Marina Day 1: Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach – Tongue Bay Day 2: Tongue Bay – Hayman Island or Langford Reef Day 3: Langford Reef – Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach Highlights (included): • Great Barrier Reef experience • Multiple snorkelling opportunities • Private moorings on the reef • Guiding by marine biologists • Glass bottom boat experience • Educational presentations • Optional scuba diving Day 1: Cruise Liner Terminal, Cairns – Trinity Bay Day 2: Cooktown – Turtle Beach, Lizard Island Day 3: Lizard Island – Ribbon Reef Day 4: Ribbon Reef – Escape Reef Day 5: Departure back to Cairns Package includes: 17 nights of hotel accommodation (3–4 star), 18 day mid-size car rental (conditions apply), sightseeing and attractions as noted above. Package includes: 2 nights in air-conditioned private double cabins, local transfers from Airlie Beach to Abell Point Marina, full-service crew and captain, snorkling equiptment, wet suit hire, marine and national park fees, 7 meals: 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners. Package includes: 3 nights of accommodation onboard, local transfers from Airlie Beach to Abell Point Marina, full-service crew and captain, snorkellling equipment, wet suit, marine and national park fees, 9 Meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 supper, 2 dinners. Package includes: 4 nights of accommodation onboard, full crew, 24-hour Pricing from. Pricing from. Pricing from. Pricing from. $3,699 Pricing is per person, double occupancy KEY TO MAP Lizard Island Karunda National Park No. of nights stay 1 By Boat WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS Airlie Beach 1 2 KEY TO MAP KEY TO MAP By Boat By Road/Boat WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS QUEENSLAND 2 Cooktown Escape Reef Hook Island Trinity Bay Cairns Heron Island Abell Point Marina Hervey Bay Lizard Island Ribbon Reef Langford Reef or Hayman Island Hayman Island or Langford Reef Hamilton Island Rockhampton 1 Gladstone 1 Sunshine Coast 2 $2,300 Pricing is per person, double occupancy Mission Beach Great Barrier Reef Whitsunday Island Abell Point Marina Hill Inlet/Whitehaven Beach Fraser Island 1 Brisbane Gold Coast 48 $539 Pricing is per person, double occupancy KEY TO MAP By Road/Boat Green Island Cairns 4 $1,490 Pricing is per person, double occupancy purser's desk, glass bottom boat and snorkelling tours with equipment, qualified dive instructors on board, onboard meals and excursions. 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