After your hotel pick-up, we depart Cairns and cruise out to the Great Barrier Reef on a stylish and modern catamaran, enjoying morning tea along the way. First stop is the beautiful Michaelmas Cay where most of our water activities take place, including snorkelling tour assisted by our very own Marine Naturalist for new or nervous snorkeler. All snorkelling equipment is provided and you also have the option of scuba diving (at own expense) in the crystal clear waters. Relax and take in the tropical sunshine as a scrumptious tropical smorgasbord lunch is served. After lunch depart to Breaking Patches (Paradise Reef Mooring) where you have time to snorkel, dive (at own expenses) or just relax and sip on a glass of wine (own expense). Whilst the sun sets you will enjoy afternoon tea before it's time to head back into Cairns.
We recommend that you bring your own hat, towel, sun block, swimming costume and money for drinks, souvenirs or optional extras. Note that the time shown on your voucher refers to the departure of the cruise from Cairns Marlin Jetty. For your exact hotel pick-up time, please ring free on 1800 111 346, 24 hours before the tour. Pick-up time could be up to 45 minutes before the start time of the tour. Please bear in mind if you are staying at one of the following hotels it is recommended that you walk to the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, at the end of Spence Street Marlin Marina, as it is only a few minutes walk: Shangri-La Marina, Sebel, Pacific International, Hilton, Pullman Reef Casino or the Mantra Esplanade. Please arrive at least 15 mins prior to the cruise departure time. Minimum age for scuba diving is 12 years old. Certain medical conditions may preclude some people from diving. All snorkelers and divers must complete a medical questionnaire on boat.
This tour is operated in air conditioned vehicles.
- Length10 hours 30 mins
- Not available dates5/31/2013, 6/24/2013, 6/25/2013, 6/29/2013, 7/7/2013, 8/1/2013, 9/26/2013, 10/31/2013, 11/21/2013, 1/1/2014