Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail, Whitsunday Islands National Park

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Discover your own slice of tropical paradise on the secluded beaches, azure water and jewel-green islands along the Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail. Pack up the boat or sea kayak and head off to explore this timeless landscape.

Explore the magic of the islands on challenging climbs to spectacular lookouts, or short walks to picturesque views. Picnic in the shade before donning your snorkel and slipping into the clear water. Camp on pristine beaches and be lulled to sleep by the waves on the shore.

Be sure to stop at Nara Inlet for the chance to immerse yourself in the Ngaro Cultural Site.

There's no better way to explore the natural beauty and amazing diversity of this part of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.

Journey Details

Duration
4 Hours
Distance
8.4 Kilometres

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking/Trekking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba-Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming

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Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail

Discover your own slice of tropical paradise on the secluded beaches, azure water and jewel-green islands along the Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail. Pack up the boat or sea kayak and head off to explore this timeless landscape.

Explore the magic of the islands on challenging climbs to spectacular lookouts, or short walks to picturesque views. Picnic in the shade before donning your snorkel and slipping into the clear water. Camp on pristine beaches and be lulled to sleep by the waves on the shore.

Be sure to stop at Nara Inlet for the chance to immerse yourself in the Ngaro Cultural Site.

There's no better way to explore the natural beauty and amazing diversity of this part of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.

This walk is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. The map only shows an indicative start point; the track route and end point are not shown, and the map cannot be used for navigation purposes. See www.npsr.qld.gov.au for detailed maps and the latest park information. When you are in the park, read the signs at and near the start of the track.

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Route Details
Mode of Travel Boat, Kayak, Walk
Distance 8.4 kms
Route Type Circuit

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