Experience the enchantment of sailing aboard the Shaolin Sunset, an authentic Chinese junk boat.
Set against the picturesque backdrop of Port Douglas, Australia, this unique adventure promises breathtaking views and a serene atmosphere.
Visitors can easily locate the berth at Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina for the start of the excursion. With a non-refundable cancellation policy, travelers are advised to plan accordingly.
Previous guests have praised the professionalism of the crew and the beauty of the sunset.
Discover this unforgettable sailing experience with glowing reviews from Viator and Tripadvisor.
Good To Know
- Meeting point is located at 44 Wharf St, Port Douglas, Australia, with the boat located at Berth C23, Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina.
- The activity starts at 05:00 PM and ends back at the meeting point.
- The cancellation policy states that the activity is non-refundable and cannot be changed, but a different date or full refund will be offered in case of poor weather or if the minimum number of travelers is not met.
- The overall rating for the sunset cruise is 4.5 based on 193 reviews, with positive reviews highlighting the beautiful sunset, professional staff, and great food.
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Meeting Point and Boat Location
The meeting point and boat location for the Shaolin Sunset Sailing experience is at 44 Wharf St, Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia, specifically at Berth C23 in Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina. To find the boat, head to the main finger in front of Lure restaurant and walk down about 100m. You’ll spot the boat on the left.
The location is easily accessible and conveniently situated for travelers. Once you arrive at Berth C23, you’ll be greeted by the authentic Chinese junk boat, the Shaolin, ready to take you on a memorable sunset sailing adventure. The boat location provides a stunning backdrop of the marina and sets the stage for a picturesque journey.
The scheduled start time for the Shaolin Sunset Sailing experience is 05:00 PM. Guests are advised to arrive at the meeting point, located at 44 Wharf St, Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia, in advance to ensure a smooth departure.
The sunset experience is operated by a professional crew who are dedicated to providing a memorable and enjoyable sailing adventure. As the sun begins to set, guests will embark on an authentic Chinese junk boat and set sail from Berth C23 at the Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina.
The crew will navigate the waters, allowing guests to relax and take in the breathtaking views of the sunset. With their expertise and attention to detail, the professional crew ensures a safe and unforgettable experience for all.
End Point and Cancellation Policy
Guests participating in the Shaolin Sunset Sailing experience will return to the meeting point at the end of the activity. Located at 44 Wharf St, Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia, the meeting point is easily accessible.
However, it’s important to note the cancellation policy for this experience. The activity is non-refundable and can’t be changed for any reason. In the event of poor weather conditions, the activity may be canceled, and guests will have the option to reschedule for a different date or receive a full refund.
Plus, there’s a minimum number of travelers required for this experience. If the minimum isn’t met, guests will have the option to choose a different date or experience or receive a full refund.
It’s advisable to familiarize oneself with the refund policy and cancellation terms before booking this unique sailing experience.
Traveler Photos and Featured Review
travelers have the opportunity to capture their experience through photos and read a featured review of the Shaolin Sunset Sailing aboard the authentic Chinese junk boat. The beauty of the sunset from the junk boat is a sight to behold, with vibrant colors painting the sky as the sun dips below the horizon. Passengers can snap breathtaking photos of this magical moment, creating lasting memories of their time on the water. Plus, a featured review by Elizabeth_T highlights the professionalism of the crew and highly recommends the experience. Elizabeth_T describes the sunset as "perfect" and commends the level of professionalism displayed throughout the cruise. This glowing review serves as a testament to the exceptional quality of the Shaolin Sunset Sailing experience.
|Traveler Photos||Featured Review|
|‘Was so beautiful & to see a perfect sunset. Very professional!! I would definitely highly recommend this one to anyone.’ – Elizabeth_T|
Reviews and Ratings
Passengers have shared their experiences and opinions of the Shaolin Sunset Sailing aboard the authentic Chinese junk boat through reviews and ratings. With an overall rating of 4.5 based on 193 reviews from Viator and Tripadvisor, it’s clear that this experience has left a positive impression on many customers.
The reviews showcase a range of positive customer experiences, with travelers describing the trip as beautiful, relaxing, and professional. One reviewer highly recommended the sunset cruise, praising the attentive crew and the stunning sunset they were able to capture in photographs.
Another reviewer commended the informative commentary provided by the captain, adding to the fascination of the boat. The reviews and ratings reflect the satisfaction and enjoyment of those who’ve experienced the Shaolin Sunset Sailing.
Located on the main finger in front of Lure restaurant, guests can easily find the Shaolin Sunset Sailing boat by walking down about 100m and turning left at Berth C23, Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina, 44 Wharf St.
Navigating to the meeting point is a breeze with these simple directions. As you stroll down Wharf Street, the marina will come into view. Look for Berth C23, where the authentic Chinese junk boat awaits. It’s hard to miss with its traditional design and vibrant red sails.
For those driving to the marina, finding parking nearby is convenient. There are several parking options available, including street parking and nearby parking lots. Just ensure to allow enough time to find a suitable spot before embarking on your sunset sailing adventure.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can Children Participate in the Shaolin Sunset Sailing Cruise?
Children are allowed to participate in the sunset sailing cruise. Safety precautions are in place to ensure their well-being. The cruise offers a memorable experience for the whole family, allowing children to enjoy the beautiful sunset aboard an authentic Chinese junk boat.
Is There a Restroom on Board the Chinese Junk Boat?
Yes, there is a restroom available on board the Chinese junk boat. The onboard facilities include a restroom for the convenience of the passengers during the sunset sailing experience.
Are Life Jackets Provided on the Cruise?
Yes, life jackets are provided on the cruise for safety precautions. Passengers can feel reassured knowing that they will have access to life jackets throughout their journey aboard the Chinese junk boat.
Can I Bring My Own Food and Drinks on the Cruise?
Yes, guests are allowed to bring their own food and drinks on the cruise. However, it is important to note that there may be restrictions based on dietary restrictions and the boat’s policies regarding bringing pets.
Is There Parking Available Near the Meeting Point?
Parking availability near the meeting point is limited, but there are transportation options available such as taxis, rideshares, and public transportation. It is recommended to plan accordingly and arrive early to secure parking if needed.
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The Sum Up
To sum it up, sailing aboard the Shaolin Sunset, an authentic Chinese junk boat, promises an enchanting and memorable experience in Port Douglas. With its breathtaking views and serene atmosphere, this unique sailing adventure is sure to captivate visitors.
From the detailed directions to the meeting point at Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina, to the non-refundable nature of the activity, potential travelers can easily plan their excursion.
With positive reviews and ratings from previous travelers, it’s clear that the Shaolin Sunset offers an unforgettable sunset sailing experience.