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Afternoon Low Isles Snorkeling and Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas

By: Sailaway
  • Visit the Great Barrier Reef with an afternoon cruise around the Low Isles
  • Take a guided snorkeling tour or go at your own pace to explore the reef
  • Enjoy on-board commentary from your guide about the local wildlife
Afternoon Low Isles Snorkeling and Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas
From US$193.28
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Afternoon Low Isles Snorkeling and Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas
From US$193.28
Explore one of the world’s natural wonders on this 5.5-hour tour of the Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas. Discover coral reefs teeming with tropical fish and enjoy a guided snorkel tour, go at your own pace, or take a glass-bottom boat tour. Hop on the luxury catamaran to learn more about the local marine life, while sailing around the Low Isles.
What to Expect
Receive complimentary hotel pickup to your boat tour at the Reef Marina. Begin the cruise from Port Douglas to the Low Isles with an afternoon tea on this adults-only cruise.Take in the scenic views and the tropical breeze from the luxury catamaran as you head to the isles.
Once you arrive, you are free to sunbathe on the beach or snorkel around the sheltered lagoon to discover some of the marine life. Take a guided snorkel tour and learn about the underwater creatures and corals of the Great Barrier Reef. If you prefer to stay dry, hop aboard the glass-bottom boat tour and explore the underwater sea life with informative commentary.
Enjoy an afternoon tea with canapes and a glass of wine or beer as you admire the sunset over the Coral Sea. Head back to Port Douglas where a complimentary shuttle service will bring you back to your hotel.
Reviews (62)
1 - 5 of 55 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Wonderful Experience....even with the rain

My boyfriend and I went on the Low Isles Snorkeling and Sailing Cruise today from Port Douglas and it was fantastic. There was only 8 of us on the cruise today, which was perfect. We had a great snorkel off the low isles. Right at...More

Thank dmedley8387
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Day trip to Low Island and snorkeling

Wonderful day out. Very attentive staff with great knowledge and attention to detail. All abilities catered for. Highly recommend this organisation and the team. Thank you

1  Thank jonathanfH3142MG
Steve E, Owner at Sailaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and effort to share your wonderful experience, we are delighted you enjoyed and observed the attention to detail behind the scenes that is superbly hosted by an amazing Sailaway team. .Hope to see you again soon for more memorable experiences..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great day at GBR!

We had a very nice day here! We selected this tour based on the previous reviews which indicated it was more of a luxury experience. Some of the reviews of the other companies indicated that they were more crowded and people felt like they were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Connecticut814
Steve E, Owner at Sailaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great feedback, we really appreciate guests sharing their Sailaway experience, as a small local family company, word of mouth or reviews mean a lot and we do not take any thing for granted. We value your confidence and investment securing spaces...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Wonderful afternoon and sunset sail

What a Gorgeous way to spend an afternoon. After boarding the boat we got a light lunch and went away to the low isles. Snorkelling there was wonderful, we saw a white tip shark and baby sharks as well as a gorgeous sting ray. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank hannahg956
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Full Day Low Isles Snorkling and Sailing Cruise

Torrential rain was always going to have a negative impact on this trip, however some small adjustments byt the operations team could have improved the experience. Carman on reception was neither helpful or welcoming... rang day before and on morning to check preparation as had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank MrsRCO
Steve E, Owner at Sailaway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate all feedback, however it is more appropriate and respectful to communicate directly with the team taking care of you with an opportunity to provide appropriate and positive response. Apologies for the heavy rain which impacted your trip as you predicted from outset, we...More

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