Mantaray Charters is one of the established Day Tour Operations departing from Airlie Beach. The minute you board Mantaray, enjoy a cup of tea, coffee, or Milo (choc) and Australian Lamingtons, you will feel at ease and relaxed! You will then meet their friendly and experienced crew who will assist you in any way they can all day.
Mantaray is the only operator to combine both scuba diving, snorkelling with visiting the famous Whitehaven beach and nature walk of Hill Inlet. See the juvenile sharks and rays in the shallow clear water. There will be a guide with you who will tell you the facts of Whitehaven Beach and who can answer your questions. By the time you get back on the boat lunch will be served and during lunch the boat heads towards Hook Island or Hayman Island to moor in one of the bays where you will have lots of time to snorkel or Scuba Dive.
Maximum Guests – 35
The operator reserves the right to alter any destination at the captain’s discretion due to prevailing tidal and weather conditions without notice at any time. All cruises are subject to weather.
Mantaray Charters Full Day Tour, including Hill Inlet Lookout, and Whitehaven Beach, as well as the best Snorkel and Dive Sites. The bays selected are based on weather conditions prevailing at the time. But as a guide we have plenty to choose from some well known reef sites such as, (but not limited to)Mantaray Bay, Luncheon Bay, Butterfly Bay, Maureens Cove, Blue Pearl Bay and Langford Reef,
Departs – 7.45am Able Point Marina
Returns – Between 4.30pm – 5.00pm
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