Fun Backpacker Boats

New Horizon

$409 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 32 Passengers

Combine socialising and adventure with relaxation and leisure...

New Horizon continuously boasts great reviews, and for good reason. As one of our most popular 18-35's tours, this beautiful yet traditional ship sails around the most gorgeous bays for you to enjoy pristine snorkelling, scuba diving and stand-up paddle boarding. While on board why not try out the giant inflatable waterslide, jetboating or banana boat riding. With so many additional activities to try out, the fun on New Horizon never ends. 

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$455 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 18 Passengers

Powerplay: Sleek, fun and comfortable...

Experience a trip unlike any other! Powerplay offers the adventure of a lifetime, with the desired social aspect for 18-35's and an abundance of water sports. Snorkel around the best island bays, sightsee on stand-up paddleboards, explore in kayaks, or relax in the hot tub of the foredeck. This trip is ideal for those aged 18-30 who seek speed and adventure while they discover the Whitsunday Islands.

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Atlantic Clipper

$425 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 54 Passengers

Prepare yourself for the best few days of your life, jump on board the Whitsundays largest and liveliest vessel!

Atlantic Clipper is renowned along the east coast of Australia for being a young, fun and lively sailing experience around the Whitsunday Islands. This is must-do for all 18-35's, looking for a tour with plenty of water sports, plenty of passengers and plenty of fun!

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$399 2 Days / 1 Night Backpackers (18-35's) 23 Passengers

Full of adventure and adrenaline, Hammer is an action-packed tour for all thrill seekers!

Sail through Whitsundays with speed on board Hammer. A true Australian yachting legend, Hammer is designed for to thrill as you visit the islands, feeding your need for adventure. Rich in racing history, Hammer is best known for her five consecutive placings in the world-famous Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race. Known locally as one of the most exciting vessels in the Whitsundays, Hammer is for those seeking adventure and fun fueled by speed.

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SV Whitehaven

$389 2 Days / 1 Night Backpackers (18-45's) 24 Passengers

Informative and fun island exploration!

As an eco-accredited safari beach boat, SV Whitehaven is designed to comfortably cruise around the Whitsundays allowing plenty of time for snorkelling, kayaking, sailing and eco-guided island exploring. SV Whitehaven features plenty of deck seating, a huge aft deck for sunbathing, great food, spacious cabins and more. Attracting a wide rang of travellers, SV Whitehaven has something for everyone. 

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$499 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 25 Passengers

Broomstick will keep you on the edge of your seat!!

Purpose-built in South Africa to win the Cape Town-Rio yacht race, Broomstick is one of the fastest and biggest thrills in the Whitsundays! Big, comfortable and super speedy, Broomstick offers an authentic sailing experience touring the highlights of Whitsunday Islands. A very popular choice for 18-35's! 

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$499 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 30 Passengers

Get involved, set the sails, take the helm, and get some amazing sailing photos!

Known as the most famous maxi yacht in history, Condor is the perfect sailing tour for 18-35's wanting an adventurous hands-on experience around the Whitsunday Islands. Condor has won an array of races including the Sydney to Hobart, Fastnet, Bermuda Race and the World Maxi Championship, her racing spirit still lives on as she continues to annually compete in the Airlie Beach Race Week and Hamiltion Island Race Week.  

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$349 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 26 Passengers

On a budget? Habibi is an unforgettable Whitsunday experience at a very affordable price!

Habibi promises an unforgettable time to those on a budget who are still seeking the thrill of experiencing the Whitsundays. Sail around the Whitsundays on board Habibi and you're promised an amazing crew, an unforgettable trip, and great value for your money. A prime choice among 18-35 year old travellers.

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Ride to Paradise Resort Stay

$599 2 Days / 2 Nights Suits 18-45's, Couples & Solo Travellers 30 Passengers

Hands-down, the most unique overnight tour in the Whitsundays! 

Picture this: waking up in a millionaires holiday home, in your own private bay, with your own private beach, frolicking in Balinese inspired pools and lounging in outdoor baths... It doesn't stop there... Kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, snorkelling, hammocks, floating bean bags, fire pit, pool table, table tennis and more. This is the perfect tour for 18-45's with an eager sense of adventure.

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$499 2 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-35's) 24 Passengers

Lively, fun and sociable, Tongarra does not go unnoticed out in the Whitsundays!

If you're looking for an unforgettable experience with a fun and social atmosphere, look no further than Tongarra! This tour is one of the most popular in her price range, offering amazing value for money, and a range of activities including "Red Shark" rides. Tongarra is a one-of-a-kind tour and a very popular choice for 18-35's!

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$589 3 Days / 2 Nights Backpackers (18-45's) 26 Passengers

Scuba dive pristine reefs, sail at top speeds, and make lifelong friendships.

This world-renowned Sydney to Hobart race winner will take you on an action packed sailing adventure around the beautiful Whitsunday Islands. Apollo include one FREE scuba dive per person as a spectacular way to explore the inner island reefs and colourful marine life. A superb choice for backpackers with a good sense of adventure.  

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