Hill Inlet, Whitsunday Island

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#2 of 8 in Parks in Whitsunday Islands
Pure-white sands and vibrant blue waters make Hill Inlet one of the most visited tourist spots in the area. The inlet is located at the northern end of Whitehaven Beach, part of the Whitsunday Islands National Park. Best viewed from the lookout at Tongue Point, the inlet's white sands and blue waters blend seamlessly to create a sight most visitors describe as nothing short of breathtaking. You can take a boat to Tongue Bay and then make the short uphill walk to the point's lookout, but try to be there when the tide is low to experience this unusual fusion of colors. For those preferring a view from high above, helicopter and seaplane tours are also available. Plan to visit Hill Inlet during your Whitsunday Island vacation using our convenient Whitsunday Island road trip website.
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  • Wow wow wow! Absolute incredible! What a view from the lookout. A must visit place if in this region. Breathtaking and beautiful  more »
  • The lookout point/viewing platform above the beach and inlet is well worth the steep climb. The views of the clean white sand were absolutely stunning and even better than I expected. A walk along...  more »
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  • Took a chartered flight from Hamilton Island. Such beautiful scenery. the whitest sand in the world, and the most amazing blue tones ever
  • Magnificent views of this place. Watching this scenic beautiful place gives a great feeling which cannot be appropriately described in words. Green pastures and the river water flowing downstream is just amazing.

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