Hamilton Island Tourism

Hamilton Island is one of the most magnificent islands of the Whitsunday Islands of Queensland, Australia. Hamilton Island is the most famous one of all the islands of Queensland because of its spectacular locations and infrastructure. The island has more shops, restaurants, resorts and hotels than any other Queensland islands making it a must go to tourist spot. Be it the cool breeze or the greenery there is always something about the island that gives out a positive aura. Due to the scenic and picturesque location this destination is well-known among couples and adventure enthusiastic and even people just wanting to relax.

The island offers a serene and comfortable environment for tourists and hence has become the perfect spot for relaxation. But there is much more to the island. For people who love to shop the island offers shops and other facilities which include the best brands, be it for clothes, jewelry or just souvenirs. The north side has extraordinary architecture that makes sure that the tourists have a comfortable stay while the south side has untouched vegetation. Both the parts in the island contribute it to being one of the best islands in Queensland.

From marvelous Hamilton islands hotels to luxurious spas and resorts the destination is sure to spoil you for choice. Sail in the beautiful ocean or just take a stroll amidst the natural flora and be amazed at this heaven on earth. The island itself has a magnificent look to it but what makes it the best island around is the luxury and the superfluity of it.

Essential travel information and Hamilton Island tips for your visit

  • Carry a change of clothes as it could be required after you swim or dive.
  • Carry a jacket on cold days as the nights sometimes get a bit cold.


The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Hamilton Island

  • Save 7% Great Barrier Reef Day Cruise to Reefworld
    Great Barrier Reef Day Cruise to Reefworld85 Reviews

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Do you want to experience a close encounter with the famous Great Barrier Reef, then this is it! Enjoy a cruise out to the re...

    Book Now
  • Save 7% Whitehaven Beach Cruise Including Hill Inlet Walk
    Whitehaven Beach Cruise Including Hill Inlet Walk32 Reviews

    Duration: 11 Hrs 30 Mins

    Spend a full day exploring Whitehaven beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in the Whitsunday Islands. Youll enjoy a guide...

    Book Now
  • Save 7% Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises
    Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises38 Reviews

    Duration: 5 Hrs 30 Mins

    Enjoy relaxing on the pure white sand of Whitehaven Beach. You can walk along the seven kilometer stretch of natural silica s...

    Book Now
  • Save 7% Ocean Rafting Tour to Whitehaven Beach
    Ocean Rafting Tour to Whitehaven Beach44 Reviews

    Duration: 7 Hrs

    Explore the beautiful Whitsunday Islands on a full-day tour through paradise via a sturdy motorized raft. Zip over to seclude...

    Book Now
  • How safe is Hamilton Island for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hamilton Island.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 76.47 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hamilton Island

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo