operates a fun-filled, action-packed live-aboard 2day/2night over 3days sailing adventure cruise around the magnificent Whitsunday Islands, in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Australia. Habibi is especially geared towards the 18-35 year old market looking to explore the islands in comfort and in style, 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 chillout and have fun under the stars at night.
The Yacht 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 renouned as one of the top charter boats in the Whitsunday’s – 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.
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 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!
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’s, 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!
We are committed to maximizing your Whitsunday’s sailing experience. Many of our previous guests have said their 3 days onboard Habibi was the highlight of their whole Australian tour!
On board Habibi you will cruise to Whitehaven Beach and 3 amazing pristine snorkelling reef locations around the Whitsunday Islands.
Many of our guests they have experienced their first snorkel onboard Habibi and ended up addicted to underworld sightseeing as a result! Our highly experienced crew will astound you with their knowledge and appreciation of the coral reefs and abundant fish life.
Our crew are up bright and early in the morning to ensure our guests can experience the best of the Whitsunday Islands, from visiting the most pristine snorkelling spots, to visiting deserted beaches, and secluded anchorages.