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The Big Two - Whitehaven Beach and Outer Great Barrier Reef Two Tour Combo Deal

See the best of the Whitsundays over 2 action packed days, snorkel the Outer Great Barrier Reef, visit Whitehaven Beach, visit an island resort and more!


  • See the big 2 attractions in the Whitsundays over 2 epic days - The Outer Great Barrier Reef and Whitehaven Beach.
  • Zig Zag Whitsundays Tour - 2 Whitsunday Island snorkel locations, visit Whitehaven Beach, visit an exclusive Island resort, all inclusive tour.
  • Explore Outer Reef Day Tour - Snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef and opportunity to purchase Scuba Diving.
  • Book your departure date for Zig Zag's Whitehaven Beach Tour and simply email Explore after booking to secure a date that best suits you.

Please note: When purchasing this package you are selecting the departure date for your Whitehaven Beach day tour aboard Zig Zag Whitsundays. Your second tour to the Outer Great Barrier Reef with Explore Group is open dated and can select a date that suits your travel itinerary direct with the operator after booking.


Your day tour to Whitehaven Beach with Zig Zag Whitsundays

Departures: From Abell Point Marina in Airlie Beach daily at 8.00am meeting, returning between 4:00pm and 4:30pm

Meeting point: Please make your own way to the marina. You need to be at Abel Point Marina northern end roundabout at 8am

Zig Zag Whitsundays, powered by 4 300hp engines, delivers a full day of fast fun from Airlie Beach! A fast boat means more time enjoying your day at Whitehaven Beach, various snorkel locations and Palm Bay stopover on the way home.


- Maximum 35 guest

- Lunch and afternoon tea included

- 2 snorkel locations

- Comfortable, padded seats

- Locally owned small company

- High grade masks and snorkel equipment provided

Retail price: $175 Adult, $125 Child (5-17 years)

Note: Minimum child age is 5 years due to insurance restrictions


Your day with Explore Group's Outer Great Barrier Reef Day Trip:

Duration: 10.5 hours Departs Airlie Beach 9am and returns 5.00pm

Meeting Point 08:45am in front of Hemingway’s Restaurant, Abell Point Marina.

Note: This day tour is an 'open dated' part of your booking - after purchasing you will need to make contact with Explore Group (details on booking confirmation) to select a travel date that suits your travel plans.

Power out from Airlie Beach aboard Explore Groups luxury air conditioned catamaran to the Outer Great Barrier Reef for a full day snorkel tour!

One of the Seventh Natural Wonders of the World, the Great Barrier Reef is a remarkable ecosystem with an abundance of marine life and coral on display.

Being a fast boat you will head direct from Abell Point Marina to the Reef and get at least 3.5 hours of snorkel time!


Want to experience more?

Upgrades available;

- Intro to diving, $140 additional to snorkel tour

Includes pool skills session, all equipment hire and one GBR dive session

- Certified diving, $140 additional to snorkel tour

Includes all equipment hire and two dive sessions.

Upgrades can be requested once you have received snorkelling tour booking confirmation.


- Luxury air conditioned catamaran

- Delicious filling buffet lunch on board as well as morning and afternoon tea

- All snorkelling equipment including wetsuits in the cooler months and exposure suits in the summer months

- Floatation jackets also provided for those not so confident in the water

- Licensed bar on board for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage purchases

- $6.50 Reef Levy included in price

Retail Price: $250 Adult, $150 Child (5-17 years)

Note: Alternative snorkel sites:

Occasionally strong winds prohibit us from reaching Bait Reef, on these days we will snorkel on the best of the numerous alternative fringing reef sites within the Great Barrier Reef, this offering a similar exceptional experience with an abundance of marine life.

Adult $425.00
Child $275.00 (5-12 years)

What's included

  • Day tour with Zig Zag Whitsundays
  • Day Tour with Explore Whitsundays


  • The duration of this experience is 2 days


  • Minimum age: 5
  • As you need to enter the water to enjoy the reef, this cruise is not suitable for those that cannot swim. Minimum age to join as snorkeler is 5 years old.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • The date you are booking is for your Whitehaven Beach day tour with Zig Zag Whitsundays - your Great Barrier Reef Day Tour date can be secured by contacting Explore Whitsundays after you have made this booking. All details will be on your confirmation email.

Available Bookings from December 13 to December 19

Change Dates

All prices are shown in AUD ($)

Fri 13 Dec
Sat 14 Dec
Sun 15 Dec
Mon 16 Dec
Tue 17 Dec
Wed 18 Dec
Thu 19 Dec

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$325.00
  • Child$275.00

6spaces priced from:

  • Adult$425.00
  • Child$275.00

5spaces priced from:

  • Adult$325.00
  • Child$275.00

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Sarah from Australia wrote on 17 April 2019

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Day with Zig Zag was great fun, the boat has the best hype man and a really knowledgeable crew.

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