2 days / 1 night
Departs: 8.30 am on Wednesday / Friday / Sunday
Returns: 4.30pm on Thursday / Saturday / Monday
What you will experience:
Whitsunday Island – Visit Whitehaven Beach & Hill Inlet lookout, Tongue Bay
Hook Island – snorkelling at some of the best sites in the 74 islands of the Whitsundays
Great for 18-35 year old BUDGET backpacker traveller’s.
Happy Habibi operates a fun-filled, action-packed live-aboard 2 day / 2 night sailing adventure cruise around the magnificent Whitsunday Islands. Located in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Habibi is especially geared towards the 18-35 year old market looking to explore the islands and taking in the best coral reef snorkelling sites, pristine anchorage locations & world famous Whitehaven Beach. For a very affordable price, Habibi will take you on an adventure through the Whitsunday’s by day and anchor in secluded coves and inlets so you can chill out and have fun under the stars at night.
“It’s the crew that makes the difference”….Habibi has an energetic, entertaining and professional crew, who go out of their way to please our guests, ensuring non-stop fun from start to finish! Whether it’s providing information about the islands & coral reefs, to guided bush walks, sailing tuition, snorkelling guides, to water volleyball, tug-of-war or cricket umpiring, to story telling, to groovy DJ’s, the Habibi crew excel in all of the above!
Great food and plenty of it…Habibi’s unique alfresco galley is a social affair, where our guests can see first hand the mouth watering freshly prepared meals our crew whip up.
From our great Aussie BBQ on the first night, (featuring tender steaks, giant snags (Aussie sausages), choice of yummy crispy salads and bread rolls), to cold meat platters, coleslaw, potato, Indian rice and egg salads for lunch, to Italian pasta night, featuring delicious pasta sauce, garlic & herb breads and Italian salads, made just like mama used to!, to fresh fruit salad, a choice of cereals, toast and jams for breakfast, to pre dinner chips & dips, pastries and bruschetta’s, and not to forget chocolate cake and donuts for afternoon tea. Hmmm….bet you can’t wait to join us!
Tap water for drinking
All taxes, fees, levies and charges
Mask & snorkel, stinger suit
Open plan dorm style cabins
What to Bring
A soft bag – no zips as your carry on bag
Casual clothing (shorts/t-shirts/long sleeve shirt),
Light jacket for inclement weather/winter months
Your favourite music
… and a SMILE!
Prices valid from 1st April, 2020 – 31st March, 2021 inclusive
Non Discount Price – $459.00 per person – shared single/double cabin*
Non Discount Price – $484.00 per person – Private Double/Twin Cabin* –
Stinger Suit hire included
* ‘Free’ night in 1 bedroom apartment at Airlie Apartments included with above prices when booking 2 guests on Habibi. Accommodation available before or after sailing (subject to availability). Free car parking whilst sailing.
Cancellation Policy: 21 day minimum notice period prior to departure date to receive a full refund.
Habibi which incidentally means “My Darling” has been happily operating in the Whitsunday’s for over 12 years and is guaranteed to be one of the key highlights of your trip to Australia.
Habibi is renounced as one of the most popular overnight sailing boat in the Whitsunday’s for the young backpacker.
She is a fast sailing 18 metre steel ketch
Comfortable and stylish, with craftsman built features, Habibi is spacious above and below deck, and is beautifully fitted with exotic timbers. With private double and twin cabins, permanent shaded areas and heaps of deck room for sunbaking & sleeping under the stars.