Departs: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday at 2.30pm

Returns: Every Wednesday, Friday, and Monday at 12pm

Ride to Paradise is the ultimate 2-day 2-night resort stay package around the Whitsunday Islands. The all-inclusive combo departs from Airlie Beach and offers an exclusive two nights’ accommodation at the multiple award-winning Paradise Cove Resort. The custom-built vessel offers a comfortable and smooth ride to Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Lookout and snorkelling at pristine locations on the fringing Great Barrier Reef. The vessel allows passengers to arrive at the destinations quickly with more time for activities such as sunbathing, swimming and exploring the Whitsunday Islands.

Paradise Cove Resort is a hidden gem situated off the Whitsunday Coast.  All guests can enjoy natural beauty and tranquillity of absolute oceanfront tropical gardens fringed by white sand and towering coconut palms. This luxury hideaway will take guests to another place.

  1. Unique Whitsundays all-inclusive resort package
  2. Exclusive use of a secluded boutique resort – maximum 32 guests
  3. Internationally award-winning bath houses
  4. Enjoy free resort activities including paddle boards, kayaks, hammocks, fire pit, floating bean bags, pool table, table tennis plus a huge beautiful indoor/outdoor pool with adjoining jacuzzi
  5. Premium quality meals inclusive of morning tea and afternoon tea
  6. Choice of rooms from luxury shared to private en-suite king villas
  7. Custom built vessel that alleviates seasickness and offers maximum time at iconic Whitsunday locations such as Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet lookout
  8. 2018 Australian, 2018/2019 Queensland and Whitsunday GOLD award winner for Major Tour and Transport Operator
  9. 2018/2019 Queensland and Whitsunday GOLD award winner for Adventure Tourism
  10. This exclusive Whitsunday islands resort package will not disappoint!

12 Years and older

Day 1

  • The Ride to Paradise Whitsundays Tour starts at Coral Sea Marina Resort at 2pm where you will be met our friendly crew.
  • The fast and fun Wildcat will cruise to the idyllic Paradise Cove Resort and glide onto the exclusive sandy beach.
  • Enjoy a cheese and dips platter while the crew explains the resort and the plan for the next few days.
  • The afternoon is yours to play pool, tennis, paddle board, kayak, walk on the beach, chill by the pool/spa or simply relax in a hammock take in the tranquility of Paradise Cove.
  • After dinner and dessert, the crew will light the fire down on the beach and you can try your hand at roasting some marshmallows.
  • After counting the shooting stars, you can head back to your room and fall asleep to the sounds of nature in the most comfortable bed you have slept in for a long time.

Day 2

  • Wildcat departs the resort at 9am and takes you on ride of a lifetime to Whitehaven Beach and the amazing Hill Inlet Lookout.
  • The next stop is the renowned Mantaray Bay for an exciting snorkel amongst 100s of colourful fish.
  • The last stop of the day is Peters Bay to view some amazing colourful soft corals.
  • The ride back to Paradise Cove Resort through the Whitsunday islands is simply breathtaking. Either continue with free resort activities or enjoy a nice relaxing sunbath by the pool while we get dinner prepared.
  • After dinner relax and socialise with new friends, sit back in the hot spa or join in on a nature bush walk with one of our experienced crew.

Day 3

  • After breakfast the boat departs to Langford Sandbar for guests to soak up some sun, enjoy a last snorkel or take a short walk to the look out to take a stunning photo of the Whitsunday Islands.
  • Morning tea is served before the ride home.
  • The return journey gives offers one last chance to marvel at the Whitsunday islands and reflect on the amazing adventures of the last couple of days.

*While we try our best to fulfil our planned itinerary, please understand that tide and weather conditions sometimes result in us visiting alternate locations to ensure a more enjoyable trip for our passengers.

A $50 deposit will be taken upon check in for the loan of a 30 L dry bag for your belongings, which will be refunded to the passenger when the bag is returned at the end of the trip.

What’s included?

  • 2 nights accommodation at Paradise Cove Resort
  • Day trip to the best spots in the Whitsunday Islands
  • Fresh clean linen
  • Free use of snorkelling equipment
  • All meals plus morning and afternoon snacks
  • Tea and coffee

What to bring:

  • Sunscreen, sunglasses, towel and a hat
  • Practical clothing and footwear (warmer items during winter)
  • Underwater camera
  • BYO alcohol (no glass or red wine)
  • A sense of fun and adventure!


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Room Configurations

Private King with En-suite

$799 AUD per person

The resort’s largest private villa situated to the side of the property for maximum privacy. Boasts open spaces with large windows for maximum sea views. Free-standing bath tub and exquisite bathroom.

Private King with Outdoor Bathhouse

$799 AUD per person

Private villa situated to the side of the resort for maximum privacy. The Rainforest Retreat boasts a private beach and outdoor bathhouse which was recently named as one of the world’s top 10 most drop-dead gorgeous bathrooms!

Private King

$699 AUD per person

Private king with en-suite toilet.

Private King/Twins

$699 AUD per person

Private room with shared bathroom amenities.


Shared Accommodation

$599 AUD per person 

Shared custom-built king single beds sleeping up to six people, with shared bathroom amenities.