Cruising through Paradise: A sample 6 night itinerary through the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef

Day 1: Board and start your adventure on Ginger at Coral Sea Marina

  • Step aboard the Ginger at Coral Sea Marina
  • Enjoy a welcome glass of sparkling and nibbles whilst the captain gives you a tour of the Ginger and the crew stow your luggage.
  • After settling in, freshening up and getting your bearings depart for the Whitsunday Islands.
  • Enjoy a welcome dinner onboard as you cruise toward your first anchorage at Whitehaven Beach

Day 2: Whitehaven Beach Exploration

  • Wake up to one of the most pristine and beautiful beaches in the world!
  • After breakfast on board, set out for the Beach, using the launch, kayak, paddle board or swimming.
  • Enjoy a leisurely morning on its famous sands, whilst the crew set up a picnic lunch on the beach for you.
  • Return to the Ginger whenever you want for afternoon tea, sundowners or whatever takes your fancy.

Day 3: Underwater Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

  • Cruise to the outer Great Barrier Reef, one of the world’s most renowned marine ecosystems.
  • Spend the day snorkelling using the power snorkel or diving to marvel at the diverse coral formations and marine life.
  • Overnight anchored near the Great Barrier Reef.

Day 4: Hook Island Discovery

  • Depart for Hook Island and anchor in one of its bays away from the crowds.
  • Explore the island’s untouched beauty, perhaps with a guided nature walk, or a visit to Butterfly Bay
  • Snorkel in secluded spots and enjoy a beachside barbecue lunch.
  • Enjoy a relaxing evening and another delightful dinner under the stars

Day 5: Hayman Island Pearl Bay

  • A short hop to Hayman Island for a day of relaxation and island exploration.
  • Enjoy the delights of exploring the underwater beauty of Pearl Bay snorkeling grounds
  • Enjoy a peaceful evening on the Ginger.

Day 6: Explore the Southern Islands

  • Enjoy a leisurely morning onboard the Ginger as you head south through the stunning Whitsunday water.
  • Choose your destination be it Thomas, Shaw or Goldsmith islands all stunning and quite unspoilt.
  • Capture the breathtaking sunset over the ocean from your exclusive and quite unique home for the night.
  • Celebrate your journey with a special farewell dinner on the fly deck, watch out for shooting stars and experience the most amazing night sky anywhere.

Day 7: Return to Coral Sea Marina

  • Wake to the crystal waters of the coral sea and maybe take a refreshing dip before breakfast on deck.
  • Cruise back to Coral Sea Marina keeping your eyes peeled for whales and savouring your final moments on the Ginger.
  • Disembark from the catamaran and bid your crew farewell.

As always, the itinerary can be customized to suit your preferences and desires, ensuring a truly exceptional and unforgettable experience on your luxury yacht charter.