The Best Travel Guide to Hamilton Island
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In the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island is one of Australia´s most outstanding and desirable holiday destinations. When travelling to this beautiful island, you will be surrounded by unspoiled white beaches and an amazing coral and marine life. More than 70 percent of Hamilton Island is natural bushland, offering 20 km of scenic bushwalking trails, and as home to many Australian animals and bird life, there will be plenty of fascinating flora and fauna to explore. Just make sure not to miss the world-famous Whitehaven Beach with its crystal clear aqua waters and pristine silica sand, the most photographed beach in Australia. Besides exploring the wonderful nature of Hamilton Island, there are plenty of activities to do such as golf, water sports, sailing, or why not discover some cultural exhibitions and performances?

Great Barrier Reef

A world heritage listed marine park, the Great Barrier Reef extends for 2,300 km along the North Eastern coast of Australia. It’s the world’s largest coral reef system, comprising a network of about 2,900 individual reefs and is home to nearly 2,000 species of fish. Whether taking a scenic flight, cruising, diving, snorkelling or simply experiencing the wonder through an underwater viewing chamber, it’s one of the most magical experiences on the planet, and Hamilton Island is best placed to provide a wide variety of ways that you can share it.
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Exploring the Whitsundays

Hamilton Island is a fantastic base from which to explore the local waterways and surrounding islands. Enjoy leisurely day sails, sea kayaking, dinghy hire, cruises and scenic flights. Sailing Whitsundays P/L 4/1 Airlie Esplanade, Airlie Beach +61 74914 2425 Salty Dog Sea Kayaking Kayaking base at Shute Harbour +61 7 49461388 Cruise Whitsundays 24 The Cove Road, Airlie Beach +61 07 4846 7000
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If you prefer to keep busy, Hamilton Island offers a range of activities to choose from: yacht charters, buggy hire, golf driving range, grand prix, go karts, mini golf, sports club, target sports, wire flyer, catamarans, jet and paddle skis, parasailing, deep sea fishing, learn to sail and learn to dive courses, speed boat adventures, tube rides, wakeboarding, waterpolo, waterskiing and windsurfing... just to name a few. Hamilton Island Water Sports Hamilton Island Marina, Hamilton Island +61 7 4946 9934 Renegade Fishing Charters Hamilton Island Marina, Hamilton Island +61 429 724 822 Hamilton Island Golf Club Dent Island +61 7 4948 9760
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