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Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

  • Snorkeling tour to Great Barrier Reef with optional upgrades
  • Deluxe boat reaches reef in just over an hour
  • Suitable for novice snorkelers to certified divers
Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns
From US$122.13
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5 hrs on the Outer Great Barrier Reef, visiting 2 sites. Free time for snorkeling and swimming. Includes buffet lunch, snorkel gear.
One Introductory Dive
5 hrs on the Outer Great Barrier Reef, visiting 2 sites. Includes 1 introductory dive, buffet lunch, snorkel & dive gear.
Snorkeling and Heli Flight
5 hrs on the Outer Great Barrier Reef including a 10-minute scenic helicopter flight and free time to snorkel
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Optional upgrades for a semi-submersible vessel, a helicopter ride, or novice to advanced scuba diving provide a customizable experience on this  Great Barrier Reef excursion. Stick with the original tour for world-class snorkeling at a UNESCO-listed reef and an Australian BBQ lunch. Plus, traveling by super-fast boat gives you more time to spend on the reef. Regardless of your snorkeling ability, guides are on hand to provide encouragement.
What to Expect
Make your way to the Reef Fleet Terminal by 7:30am, and climb on board your boat with a maximum capacity of 100 people, including guides. Reach the Great Barrier Reef in just over an hour on one of the fastest boats in the area, letting you spend more time in the water.

Visit two prime snorkeling locations on the reef to see its famously diverse marine life. Guides provide instruction and encouragement for nervous snorkelers and help scuba divers with their gear, ensuring that everyone has a positive experience. Those wanting to stay dry can upgrade to the guided semi-submersible tour (payable upon arrival). See the Itinerary section for further details on the activities offered.

Spend five hours exploring the reef, including time for a buffet lunch including Australian barbecue, salads, pastas, and seafood. Return to the original departure point at the end of the tour.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

Excellent trip. We enjoyed the experiences and saw the Great Barrier Reef with so many fish and live corel.

Thank Thomastchen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Amazing day and learned lots from the marine biologist!

We really enjoyed the whole day in the reef. We did the snorkeling tour with Alistair, the marine biologist and it was really worth it. He showed us several species and told us many interesting things about them. Afterwards on the boat ride back to...More

Thank Bryce292
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Brilliant staff, wonderful experience

Can't fault this company. They had so many highly trained staff on board. Everyone was super friendly and willing to help out. We did the snorkel and introductory dive. They were really patient with us beginners! Boat was modern and really nice, the bbq lunch...More

1  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super cool trip!! Staff was so friendly and funny. They made us feel good from the beginning to the end of the trip. Definitely recommend the whole thing. Thanks guys. (:

1  Thank Fabiane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The best day ticking off my bucket list!

Just have to say a huge thank you for one of the best days so far during our time in Australia! I booked to do the get high package which includes a full day snorkelling and a scenic helicopter flight which is provided by Nautilus...More

6  Thank x_HannahWright
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11 August 2018|
Response from Judy E |
how many people can take the helicopter flight at a time?