8 days in Whitsunday Islands Itinerary

8 days in Whitsunday Islands Itinerary

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8 days in Whitsunday Islands Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h
1
Whitsunday Island
— 1 night
Travel:  2​h 30​min
2
Daydream Island
— 1 night
Travel:  2​h 45​min
3
Hamilton Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Sydney

1
night
Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Whitsunday Islands National Park. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Whitehaven Beach and then explore the activities along Hill Inlet.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Whitsunday Island tour planner.

Sydney to Whitsunday Island is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. When traveling from Sydney in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Whitsunday Island: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Daydream Island.

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Whitehaven Beach ©
Whitehaven Beach
Hill Inlet ©
Hill Inlet
Whitsunday Islands National Park ©

1
night
Daydream Island

Daydream Island
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Daydream Island Living Reef.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Daydream Island trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Whitsunday Island to Daydream Island. In March, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Hamilton Island.

Things to do in Daydream Island

Parks Wildlife
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5
nights
Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island ©
A trip to Hamilton Island takes you to a car-free destination mostly covered in bushland.
Spend the 4th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront activity at Hamilton Island Marina, tee off at Hamilton Island Golf Club, view the masterpieces at Hamilton Island Art Gallery, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hamilton Island online trip itinerary builder .

Explore your travel options from Daydream Island to Hamilton Island with the Route module. March in Hamilton Island sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hamilton Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hamilton Island Marina ©
Hamilton Island Marina
Catseye Beach ©
Catseye Beach
Wild life Hamilton Island ©
Wild life Hamilton Island

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