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Boat Cruises, Reef Tours & Charters

Boat Cruises, Reef Tours & Charters

Take a cruise in Cairns and choose from many great locations! Explore the banks of the Daintree River, or discover great dive locations in the Great Barrier Reef! You can choose a lovely day out on the seas stopping off on different islands, snorkeling the reefs and eating gourmet picnic lunches. There's also romantic sunset and night time cruises that offer brilliant views of the sun dipping into the horizon and a delicious meal to follow.

Many of the tours offer guests the opportunity to jump on and off at different snorkelling and dive sites which is a great way to experience a lot of different reef structures and underwater wildlife. Some tours operate over a number of days and offer sleeping arrangements, all meals and great views from sunrise to sunset.

Cairns Boat Cruises

Stray Australia: Cairns to Brisbane - Freestyle Tour

Stray Australia: Cairns to Brisbane - Freestyle Tour

More InfoThe Cam Freestyle Tour takes you on an epic tour through Queensland from Cairns to Brisbane, taking in all the highlights along the way. You'll sail the Whitsundays, 4WD over Fraser Island, spot Koalas on Magnetic Island and get further off the beaten track!

The best part? It’s flexible adventure travel! You can complete your trip in the minimum amount of time or you can hop off and extend your stay in any destination on the route. Use the Stray Mate App to book extra nights’ accommodation and activities along the way.

 

Stray Australia: Cairns to Sydney - Freestyle Pass

Stray Australia: Cairns to Sydney - Freestyle Pass

More InfoExplore Australia's east coast from Cairns to Sydney with a Stray Freestyle pass. You'll go on a flexible, guided adventure, visiting off the beaten destinations like a little island on the Great Barrier Reef You'll also check out the main highlights such as Airlie Beach (the gateway to the Whitsundays), and Byron Bay.

Hop on and off the bus as you please, so you can stay longer in the places you love. With up to 12 months to travel, you can go at your own pace down the East Coast, working and exploring, or just relaxing!

 

Stray Australia: Cairns to Brisbane - Freestyle Pass

Stray Australia: Cairns to Brisbane - Freestyle Pass

More InfoExplore Queensland's east coast from Cairns to Brisbane with a Stray Freestyle Pass. You'll head to all the highlights of the East Coast, as well as visit off-the-beaten-path destinations that will end up being your favourite. From the squeaky sands of the Whitsundays, to the lush tropical rainforests of Tully, you'll see more and do more on a Stray tour!

 

Stray Australia: Cairns to Sydney - Freestyle Tour

Stray Australia: Cairns to Sydney - Freestyle Tour

More InfoTravel from Cairns to Sydney with an awesome crew, taking in the top sights and finding some hidden gems along the way. You'll head out on an overnight sailing trip in the Great Barrier Reef, 4WD over Fraser Island, cruise south through Byron Bay and see heaps of wildlife. This one is for those who seek adventure, fun, beaches and sun!

The best part? It’s flexible adventure travel! You can complete your trip in the minimum amount of time or you can hop off and extend your stay in any destination on the route. Use the Stray Mate App to book extra nights’ accommodation and activities along the way.

 

Green Island Fly and Cruise combo from Cairns

Green Island Fly and Cruise combo from Cairns

More InfoWe have a great Fly & Cruise combo with Bigcat Green Island Cruise, it’s a fantastic deal with lot of inclusions. For only $319 per adult your tour you will save $26.00 comparing to booking individual tours. This combo includes our 40 minutes Reef Hopper flight, the Bigcat Green Island Full Day Reef Rocket Tour (FDRR), buffet lunch (Pk2), and you also get a choice between free snorkel equipment hire or glass bottom boat tour!

 

Passions of Paradise Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury Catamaran

Passions of Paradise Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury Catamaran

More InfoDive, snorkel and sail the Great Barrier Reef with an award-winning company with 30 years’ experience operating personalized day tours to the Great Barrier Reef. The 80-foot catamaran sails from Cairns to two unique locations where you can choose to dive or snorkel with colorful fish, turtles and an amazing array of coral. With a choice of 27 outer Great Barrier Reef destinations your friendly crew can select the location best suited to the weather offering you the best possible Great Barrier Reef experience on a luxury purpose built catamaran!

 

Great Barrier Reef Day Cruise from Cairns Including Snorkeling and Marine Biologist Presentation

Great Barrier Reef Day Cruise from Cairns Including Snorkeling and Marine Biologist Presentation

More InfoOn this 8-hour tour from Cairns, cruise out to an activity platform on the outer Great Barrier Reef for a day of exploring this natural wonder in different ways. This location is selected for its water clarity, coral quality, and diversity of marine life, which you can see while snorkeling or taking a tour by glass-bottom boat or semi-submersible vessel. Learn about the wildlife from on-board marine biologists, and choose to participate in more activities, if you wish, like scuba diving or a helicopter ride (additional expense). All ages and swimming abilities are welcome. Buffet lunch is included.

 

Kuranda Riverboat Sightseeing Cruise

Kuranda Riverboat Sightseeing Cruise

More InfoCruise the tranquil waters of the Barren River tropical rainforest on this 45-minute onboard excursion departing from Kuranda. Your local guides share vast knowledge of the area while you discover its unique flora and fauna, keeping an eye out for freshwater crocodiles, turtles, and dozens of tropical bird species. Choose from five daily departure times. 

 

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

More InfoCruise to Green Island from Cairns and find a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll spend either four or five hours at Green Island, with plenty of time to snorkel or scuba dive, tour the reef on a glass-bottom boat or view coral from a semi-submersible submarine.

 

Green Island HALF Day Trip from Cairns

Green Island HALF Day Trip from Cairns

More InfoExplore the tropical paradise of Green Island on a half day trip from Cairns. Enjoy around two hours exploring the Great Barrier Reef island with time to snorkel and take a glass-bottom boat. You can even take an optional semi-submersible submarine tour to get close to the reef without getting wet.

 

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight and Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight and Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

More InfoCombine a full day trip to Green Island with a 40 minute reef hopper scenic flight – all in one day.

 

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns with City Transfers

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns with City Transfers

More InfoCruise to Green Island from Cairns and find a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll spend either four or five hours at Green Island, with plenty of time to snorkel or scuba dive, tour the reef on a glass-bottom boat or view coral from a semi-submersible submarine.

 

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns with Beaches Transfers

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns with Beaches Transfers

More InfoCruise to Green Island from Cairns and find a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll spend either four or five hours at Green Island, with plenty of time to snorkel or scuba dive, tour the reef on a glass-bottom boat or view coral from a semi-submersible submarine.

 

Green Island HALF Day Trip from Cairns with City Transfers

Green Island HALF Day Trip from Cairns with City Transfers

More InfoExplore the tropical paradise of Green Island on a half day trip from Cairns. Enjoy around two hours exploring the Great Barrier Reef island with time to snorkel and take a glass-bottom boat. You can even take an optional semi-submarine tour to get close to the reef without getting wet.

 

Green Island HALF Day Trip from Cairns with Beaches Transfers

Green Island HALF Day Trip from Cairns with Beaches Transfers

More InfoExplore the tropical paradise of Green Island on a half day trip from Cairns. Enjoy around two hours exploring the Great Barrier Reef island with time to snorkel and take a glass-bottom boat. You can even take an optional semi-submersible submarine tour to get close to the reef without getting wet.

 

Cairns Shore Excursion: Green Island Day Trip

Cairns Shore Excursion: Green Island Day Trip

More InfoWhen your ship docks in Cairns, take a shore excursion to idyllic Green Island and spend a day in a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. With four hours on Green Island you’ll have plenty of time to snorkel, take a tour of the reef in a glass-bottom boat and explore the island. Enjoy the hour-long cruise to and from Cairns by catamaran, and experience the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef.

Note: Departures only from Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns. This tour does not depart from Yorkey's Knob.

 

Wavedancer Low Isles Great Barrier Reef Sailing Cruise from Cairns

Wavedancer Low Isles Great Barrier Reef Sailing Cruise from Cairns

More InfoLow Isles is an idyllic, unspoilt coral cay island just one hour's sailing from Port Douglas aboard the 30 metre sailing catamaran, Wavedancer. With snorkelling direct from the beach, this is the perfect day for families and couples seeking island relaxation. 

From the moment Wavedancer moors in the picturesque lagoon, a host of reef activities await. It's a leisurely, informative day where island visitor numbers are limited.Throughout the day, a shuttle boat transfers guests between the boat and the island. Snorkelling, glass bottom boat tour, marine biologist guided snorkel tour and island walk, tropical buffet lunch served onboard, morning and afternoon teas all included.

 

Ultimate 3-Day Great Barrier Reef Cruise Pass

Ultimate 3-Day Great Barrier Reef Cruise Pass

More InfoFor the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience, grab an Ultimate 3-Day Great Barrier Reef Pass. Save money and see the reef from every angle on three cruises over seven days. Sail to Low Isles or Green Island, or explore the reef from below on a snorkel and scuba diving catamaran cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef. The Ultimate 3-Day Great Barrier Reef Cruise Pass is your great value ticket to the reef.

Customize your own Great Barrier Reef experience. Choose three cruises from the following list to make up your Great Barrier Reef pass. Your pass is valid for three full-day cruises starting from the first time of use over seven consecutive days. You'll be required to enter a travel date at time of booking, this is only required as an indication and you'll be required to re-confirm your selected cruises at least 24-hours prior to first departure.

 

Silverswift Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns

Silverswift Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns

More InfoView the colorful underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef on this full-day trip from Cairns. Whether you are a snorkeler or a scuba diver, experienced or a novice, this snorkel and dive cruise from Cairns is the perfect day out on the Great Barrier Reef. Visiting three different dive sites you'll discover the abundant marine life and diversity of coral which the Great Barrier Reef is world-famous for.

 

Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns

Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns

More InfoSpend the day on Michaelmas Cay, a small sand island on the outer Great Barrier Reef. You'll cruise from Cairns aboard a luxury sailing catamaran, see the reef's brilliant coral and marine life from a semi-submersible submarine, try scuba diving or go on a snorkeling tour. Lunch on board is a delicious hot and cold buffet including prawns.

 

Full-Day River Pack-River Tubing and White-Water Rafting Adventure from Cairns

Full-Day River Pack-River Tubing and White-Water Rafting Adventure from Cairns

More InfoExplore Cairns' best white-water experiences in one day! Enjoy a relaxing morning tubing through the rainforest of the Mulgrave River or Behana Gorge (seasonal). Then spend the afternoon tackling the thrills of the Barron River on a rafting adventure!

 

Water Pack-2 days of Waterfalls and Rafting!

Water Pack-2 days of Waterfalls and Rafting!

More Info2 days of adventure with Cairns Adventure Group! Half day of White-Water Rafting with Foaming Fury, taking on the thrills of Grade 3 rapids on the Barron River and a day tour exploring the waterfalls, craters and volcanic lakes of the Atherton Tablelands with Waterfall Wanderers.

 

Cairns Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation 2-Day Tour

Cairns Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation 2-Day Tour

More InfoEnjoy a 2-day guided tour of Cape Tribulation and Daintree Rainforest from Cairns, Palm Cove, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas. Explore the stunning views of the Mossman Gorge, the Marrdja Botanical Boardwalk and the gorgeous landscapes. This tour includes overnight accommodation, transport by an air-conditioned coach and hotel pickup and drop-off.

 

2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation Deluxe tour

2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation Deluxe tour

More InfoThank you for your query regarding our day tours to the Great Barrier Reef.

Evolution departs Cairns daily offering a fast, comfortable and affordable cruise, with five hours spent visiting two spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef Destinations- Hastings Reef, Saxon Reef or Norman Reef.

Evolution is a large 35-metre catamaran which provides a superior ride in all weather conditions, cruising at up to 30 knots. It is the newest and most luxurious vessel in Cairns with seating inside and out and a large sundeck. Professional, friendly and attentive staff ensures a safe and enjoyable fun filled experience.

Enjoy an unforgettable day of fun, discovery and adventure exploring the majestic rainforests, pristine rivers and white sandy beaches of the World Heritage Listed Cape Tribulation and Daintree National Parks with our professional, friendly and experienced guide. Cape Tribulation is the only place in the world where two-world heritage listed regions live alongside each other.

 

SuperSaver:Great Barrier Reef, Kuranda ScenicRailway & Cape Tribulation DayTrips

SuperSaver:Great Barrier Reef, Kuranda ScenicRailway & Cape Tribulation DayTrips

More InfoSave up to 10% on this THREE-DAY supersaver day tour ticket.

Over three days, experience the best of tropical Far North Queensland! Go diving or snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef, ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway and explore the Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation. Combining the Cairns area's most popular attractions, this three-day super saver is perfect for first-time visitors to Queensland, plus represents a savings of 10%. From the coral beauty of the Great Barrier Reef to scenic views from the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and encounters with Australian wildlife, this sightseeing package is crammed with fun activities you'll never forget.

 

3 Day Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Cape Tribulation & Chillagoe Caves & Outback

3 Day Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Cape Tribulation & Chillagoe Caves & Outback

More InfoEvolution is a brand-new purpose-built state of the art high-speed 35 metre catamaran, with a cruising speed of 30 knots, providing comfort and safety for a maximum of 180 passengers.

Evolution departs Cairns daily offering a luxurious, fast and affordable cruise, with five hours spent visiting two spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef Destinations (Norman OR Saxon and Hastings Reef). Professional, friendly and attentive staff ensures a safe and enjoyable fun filled experience.

Kuranda Scenic Railway is the original scenic rail journey to Kuranda. This spectacular experience travels over bridges and through tunnels hand-made by North Queensland’s pioneers over 100 years ago. Traversing the World Heritage listed rainforest of the Barron Gorge National Park this is one of the world’s great railway journeys. After free time in Kuranda, skim the Rainforest as you return via Skyrail Cableway.

 

Cairns Super Saver: Great Barrier Reef Cruise plus Kuranda Scenic Railway plus Cape Tribulation Day Trip

Cairns Super Saver: Great Barrier Reef Cruise plus Kuranda Scenic Railway plus Cape Tribulation Day Trip

More InfoSave up to 10% when you purchase this SuperSaver

Over three days, experience the best of tropical Far North Queensland! Go diving or snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef, ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway and explore the Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation. Combining the Cairns area's most popular attractions, this three-day super saver is perfect for first-time visitors to Queensland, plus represents a savings of 10%. From the coral beauty of the Great Barrier Reef to scenic views from the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and encounters with Australian wildlife, this sightseeing package is crammed with fun activities you'll never forget.

 

Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

More InfoMake the most of your visit to the Great Barrier Reef on a full-day tour by fast boat, with five hours to enjoy two premium spots on the reef with snorkeling included. Have the option to scuba dive and take a helicopter flight in order to experience the reef from all angles. A delicious barbecue lunch keeps you energized for your adventure. Expert guides welcome both newcomers and experienced marine enthusiasts to enjoy a day on one of the most famous reefs in the world.

 

2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation Deluxe tour

2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation Deluxe tour

More InfoEvolution is a brand-new purpose-built state of the art high-speed 35 metre catamaran, with a cruising speed of 30 knots, providing comfort and safety for a maximum of 180 passengers.

Evolution departs Cairns daily offering a luxurious, fast and affordable cruise, with five hours spent visiting two spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef Destinations (Norman OR Saxon and Hastings Reef). Professional, friendly and attentive staff ensures a safe and enjoyable fun filled experience.

Enjoy an unforgettable day of fun, discovery and adventure exploring the majestic rainforests, pristine rivers and white sandy beaches of the World Heritage Listed Cape Tribulation and Daintree National Parks with our professional, friendly and experienced guide. Cape Tribulation is the only place in the world where two-world heritage listed regions live alongside each other.

 

2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Kuranda Scenic Train and Skyrail Tour

2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Kuranda Scenic Train and Skyrail Tour

More InfoEvolution is a brand-new purpose-built state of the art high-speed 35 metre catamaran, with a cruising speed of 30 knots, providing comfort and safety for a maximum of 180 passengers.

Evolution departs Cairns daily offering a luxurious, fast and affordable cruise, with five hours spent visiting two spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef Destinations (Norman OR Saxon and Hastings Reef). Professional, friendly and attentive staff ensures a safe and enjoyable fun filled experience.

Kuranda Scenic Railway is the original scenic rail journey to Kuranda. This spectacular experience travels over bridges and through tunnels hand-made by North Queensland’s pioneers over 100 years ago. Traversing the World Heritage listed rainforest of the Barron Gorge National Park this is one of the world’s great railway journeys. After free time in Kuranda, skim the Rainforest as you return via Skyrail Cableway.

 

Kuranda Scenic Railway, Skyrail, Great Barrier Reef Helicopter Tour and Cruise

Kuranda Scenic Railway, Skyrail, Great Barrier Reef Helicopter Tour and Cruise

More InfoHit the rails, the rainforest, the sky and the reef in an action-packed day trip from Cairns! You'll take the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway between Carins and Kuranda, soar over the Great Barrier Reef on a helicopter tour, take a lunchtime cruise on the reef, then spend the afternoon swimming or snorkeling before cruising back to Cairns. What a rewarding day out!

 

2-Day Best of Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef

2-Day Best of Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef

More InfoSpend two days exploring the very best of Cairns. Enjoy a full day in tropical Kuranda and on your second day discover why the Great Barrier Reef is one of the world's a natural wonders. Including a reef cruise and a scenic helicopter flight, this two day package is the ultimate reef and rainforest experience, leaving you with plenty of time to fully appreciate Australia's tropical north.

 

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Helicopter Tour and Cruise from Cairns

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Helicopter Tour and Cruise from Cairns

More InfoExplore the Great Barrier Reef on a half-day or full-day excursion that travels by helicopter and boat so that you can make the most of your time. Choose from three options for your tour of one of the world’s best coral reefs and enjoy snorkeling and scuba diving. Admire views of the Great Barrier Reef from your helicopter as you get a multi-angled perspective on one of the world’s top natural wonders.

 

Cruise to Moore Reef Pontoon and Return Helicopter Flight from Cairns

Cruise to Moore Reef Pontoon and Return Helicopter Flight from Cairns

More InfoExplore the reef and everything it has to offer as you start the day off with a cruise out to the Moore Reef Pontoon. Relax on the new two-level pontoon boat as you snorkel and slide down the new slide into the Great Barrier Reef. After spending the day on the reef take to the skies for the voyage home and experience the beautiful reef from the air.

 

Scenic Helicopter Flight to Moore Reef and Return Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

Scenic Helicopter Flight to Moore Reef and Return Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

More InfoExplore the reef and everything it has to offer! Begin your day with a helicopter flight out to the Moore Reef where you will join Sunlover on their new pontoon. Enjoy lunch, snorkelling and sliding down the new Giant waterslide! There is no better way to explore the Great Barrier Reef.

 

Fly to Green Island - Cruise Return

Fly to Green Island - Cruise Return

More InfoDeparting Cairns, enjoy a scenic helicopter flight to Green Island - a beautiful 6,000-year-old coral cay located within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park - one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. With its reef and rainforest environment enjoy a half day or full day in nature's lover paradise before returning to Cairns via catamaran.

 

Great Barrier Reef Eco Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns - Including Lunch

Great Barrier Reef Eco Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns - Including Lunch

More InfoYou will cruise to the outer reef on board one of Cairns' newest reef craft, the TUSA 6, custom-built for ultimate comfort and easy access to the water. Passengers numbers are limited to just 60 to ensure plenty of space, and the friendly crew will ensure your day is fun, safe, and memorable. Two new sites are selected each day as the best for the day's conditions providing a whole new underwater adventure daily. Activities include marine interpretation presentations, guided snorkel tours, 'introductory' diving, and certified diving with up to 3 dives in the day available.

 

Cairns Luxury Catamaran Harbor and Dinner Cruise

Cairns Luxury Catamaran Harbor and Dinner Cruise

More InfoStep aboard a luxury catamaran for 2.5-hours of cruising, dining, entertainment, and panoramic mountain and city views. Throughout the evening you will cruise the calm water inlet and waterfront precinct of Cairns whilst enjoying dining, live music and (optional) dancing after dinner. Your on board chefs are proud to present an expansive hot and cold 3-course buffet made from the freshest ingredients and featuring the region's best produce including seafood.

 

Snapping Tours-Wildlife Tour

Snapping Tours-Wildlife Tour

More InfoSnapping Tours is a locally owned and operated family business, offering unique and picturesque boat cruises along Innisfail’s Johnstone River. Our business began in 2015 and since then, we have continued to provide enjoyable and relaxing boat tours that offer entertainment, a variety of activities and educational experiences. Our love for wildlife and interest in the history and knowledge of the local area has set the foundation for creating exciting and interesting cruises that customers will never forget.

Our tours cater for any numbers. For those much larger groups, we can work out a solution just for you.

 

Sunset Tours

Sunset Tours

More InfoThe highlight of this cruise is watching the sunset over the mountains of Innisfail, accompanied with drinks and amazing food. As the sky lights up with a beautiful array of colours, you will be amazed just how gorgeous a sunset really is as you view it from the Johnstone River. As the sun completely sets over the mountains, you will be welcomed by the sparkling night lights of Innisfail. It is such a spectacular sight!

 

Daintree River Wildlife Cruise - Early Morning

Daintree River Wildlife Cruise - Early Morning

More InfoDaintree River Wild Watch offers you an early morning bird-watching tour experience.

Not only is it a special time on the river that only early mornings can offer, but it is the optimum opportunity for some great bird-watching and photography.

 

Daintree River - Private Photography Cruise

Daintree River - Private Photography Cruise

More InfoPerfect for bird photography enthusiasts, our 3 hour private photography tour allows you to get up and close to your subject and take the time to get the right shot.

Guided by an experienced bird watcher and photographer with an intimate knowledge of where to find target species.

Light is everything in photography, and a private cruise allows us to concentrate on those parts of the river where the lighting is right and the subject is (hopefully) compliant.

 

Green Island & Great Barrier Reef Sailing Cruise from Cairns - only 25 guests

Green Island & Great Barrier Reef Sailing Cruise from Cairns - only 25 guests

More InfoExtremely low passenger number Great Barrier Reef & Green Island tour (max 25 guests). In fact the only small sail, reef and tropical island experience in Cairns. Swim, snorkel or dive straight off the boat onto an exclusive magnificent GBR site - no crowds .The boat is moored just 1Km off Green Island - a highly protected Marine Park zone . From Cairns, sail to this reef site and Green Island in style on a two-mast schooner and enjoy a delicious buffet lunch on board. After snorkelling off the boat take a tender transfer to explore the beauty of Green Island, see the rainforest or laze on the white sandy beaches .

 

Great Barrier Reef Luxury Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns

Great Barrier Reef Luxury Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns

More InfoEnjoy the most customer-oriented Great Barrier Reef tour aboard a fast travelling sleek, luxury catamaran from Cairns! Snorkel and dive 2 very different and unique Great Barrier Reef Sites . "Wonder Wall" on the outer edge Upolu Reef and Upolu Cay reef area - an aquarium style coral garden with the most beautiful clear blue azure waters . Spend six hours (more than any other reef tour) to snorkel or scuba dive (see options below) these Marine Park protected areas . Absolutely no rush in the day .Enjoy complimentary Glass- Bottom Boat tour and Adventure Drift Snorkel tours with your onboard marine naturalist, . This cruise is limited to 75 guests, ensuring quality customer service and passenger comfort.

 

2-Day Great Barrier Reef Combo: Green Island Sailing and Outer Reef Snorkel Cruise

2-Day Great Barrier Reef Combo: Green Island Sailing and Outer Reef Snorkel Cruise

More InfoSee more of the Great Barrier Reef when you book this combination of two best-selling cruises from Cairns. Start with a day trip to Green Island, sailing  in style on a two-mast schooner with no more than 25 guests on board. Snorkel straight off the boat and after lunch relax or explore the beauty of Green Island. Your second day on the Great Barrier Reef takes you by high-speed catamaran to the outer edge of Upolu Reef and Upolu Cay Reef.  With six hours between these two unique reef sites you can snorkel, take an informative adventure drift snorkel tour, see the underwater world without getting wet on a glass bottom boat tour with no rush in your day! Optional diving is available on both days (additional cost, to be booked and paid on the day of travel). You will see so much in two days and get great savings by booking these tours together.

 

Best of Kuranda Including Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation

Best of Kuranda Including Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation

More InfoJoin a full day tour to Kuranda, in World Heritage Rainforest. Experience the largest flight aviary in Australia at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, the award-winning Rainforestation including Army Duck tour, the Koala and Wildlife Park, the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience, the world-famous sumptuous Aussie BBQ buffet lunch, the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

 

Frankland Islands Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Frankland Islands Great Barrier Reef Cruise

More InfoExplore a unique Great Barrier Reef experience with Frankland Islands Reef Cruises - the only tour operator visiting the pristine location, you will feel like the tour is very private and crowd free. The tour includes a river cruise and has a short open water crossing 6 miles - approximately 30 minutes. Snorkelling equipment, morning and afternoon tea and a tropical buffet lunch are provided.  Your experienced guides take you snorkelling and ensure you feel comfortable and safe in the water and give you the best opportunity to spot a colourful clown fish and maybe even a turtle!  Snorkelling straight off the white sandy beach makes this suitable for families and first time snorkelers. There are other optional activities including stand up paddle boards hire, kayak hire and scuba diving!

 

Fitzroy Island Day Trip from Cairns

Fitzroy Island Day Trip from Cairns

More InfoEscape to Fitzroy Island, a tropical island on the Great Barrier Reef located only 45 minutes by high-speed ferry from Cairns. Spend your day doing as much or as little as you please; relax on the beach, swim and snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef, take a glass-bottom boat tour – the choice is yours. You have the option to include only the round-trip ferry from Cairns, or to make the most of your day on Fitzroy Island, select the Activity Pass option which includes snorkeling gear, stinger suit, a glass-bottom boat tour, the use of stand-up paddle boards, paddle skis, a floating trampoline and a delicious picnic lunch.

 

Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour

Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour

More InfoSee the sights of Cairns’ city, port and beaches on a small-group afternoon tour! You also have the option to combine the tour with a morning cruise to Green Island, where you can spend a few hours snorkeling or cruising in a glass-bottom boat. Whether exploring Cairns or relaxing on Green Island, enjoy a personalized experience on this small-group tour, limited to 20 passengers.

 

Small-Group Afternoon Cairns City Tour with Dinner Cruise

Small-Group Afternoon Cairns City Tour with Dinner Cruise

More InfoExplore the highlights of Cairns by combining an afternoon city tour with an evening dinner cruise on the Spirit of Cairns. Your knowledgeable, local guide will help you discover this tropical city with a visit to the Cairns Museum, St Monica's Cathedral, St. Monica’s Cathedral where you will marvel at the world’s largest themed stained-glass windows, guided tour of the Flecker Botanic Gardens (afternoon tea included). Lower Barron Gorge, Surprise Creek Falls and beautiful Palm Cove Beach, Return to Cairns to set sail aboard a newly refurbished, 26-metre catamaran as you cruise the calm waters of Trinity Inlet while enjoying live entertainment and a panoramic sunset (3-course buffet dinner included).

 

Sunlover Reef Cruises - Moore Reef Daily Outer Barrier Reef Cruise from Cairns

Sunlover Reef Cruises - Moore Reef Daily Outer Barrier Reef Cruise from Cairns

More InfoTravel by air-conditioned catamaran from Cairns Marina to our Moore Reef Marine Base on the Outer Great Barrier Reef, which is perfectly positioned and equipped for you to explore this reef that is teeming with colourful coral and fascinating fish.
The 50 metre long Marine Base features a sundeck to relax in the sun & look out over the turquoise waters & is also where the Sunlover Sunslide - the only theme park waterslide on the reef, starts on its 30 metre spiral descent into the tropical waters.
Spend 4 hours exploring the reef by taking advantage of the free inclusions such as unlimited glass bottom boat & semi-submersible tours, an ocean kid's enclosed pool, tropical buffet lunch with prawns, all snorkelling equipment, underwater observatory, marine life touch tank & fish feeding.
For a more in-depth experience optional extras include Introductory or Certified SCUBA, Seawalker Helmet dive, Guided Snorkel Safari, scenic heli flight or stay overnight with Sunlover by Starlight.

 

Arlington Reef Special - Express Outer Great Barrier Reef Cruise from Cairns

Arlington Reef Special - Express Outer Great Barrier Reef Cruise from Cairns

More InfoAn express 90 minute ride on an air-conditioned catamaran takes you to pristine Arlington Reef on the Outer Great Barrier Reef, which has been untouched for 20 years.

The Marine Base at Arlington is recently refurbished & equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and activities, designed for swimmers and non-swimmers view its bright, vibrant varieties of soft and hard corals and the fascinating underwater marine life unique to Arlington Reef. Giant clams are plentiful as well as bright blue starfish and striped Batfish. Here you will also see soft intricate corals not found in many other reef locations.

With 3.5 hours on the reef there is plenty of time to enjoy free activities such as snorkeling, head $ shoulder massage, glass bottom boat tours, ocean enclosed kid's pool, underwater observatory, marine life touch tank & fish feeding.

Optional extras for a more indepth experience include Intro or Certified SCUBA, Seawalker Helmet dive, Guided Snorkel Safari & scenic heli flights

 

Seastar Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Island and Reef Tour from Cairns

Seastar Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Island and Reef Tour from Cairns

More InfoTravel to the Outer Great Barrier Reef on a full-day, all-inclusive cruise aboard Cairns' most popular small number (36 passenger) Luxury Catamaran. Dive into this remarkable underwater kingdom and experience the wonder that is the Great Barrier Reef. Visit the spectacular and celebrated destinations of Michaelmas Cay and Hastings outer Reef where you can snorkel, dive or coral view in the glass bottom boat. To ensure a truly memorable day, all equipment, snorkel guides, dive guides, glass bottom tour, morning & afternoon tea and delicious buffet lunch are included in the fare.

 

Coral Sea Dreaming: Overnight Dive, Snorkel and Sail Experience from Cairns

Coral Sea Dreaming: Overnight Dive, Snorkel and Sail Experience from Cairns

More InfoSail the path less traveled to breathtaking diving, snorkeling and sight seeing with Coral Sea Dreaming. Taking only a maximum of 12 guests and offering both shared and private accommodation, Coral Sea Dreaming is a unique 2 day and 1 night live aboard experience with access to over 29 moorings spread over the best reefs Cairns has to offer. Proud to be the owner of one of the very few introductory night diving licences in Australia, we offer both certified and introductory diving, as well as dive courses and stunning snorkeling sites. Coral Sea Dreaming is an experience of a lifetime so we would love for you to come share your Coral Sea Dreams with us!!

 

Skedaddle Express Outer Great Barrier Reef Tour from Cairns

Skedaddle Express Outer Great Barrier Reef Tour from Cairns

More InfoTravel to the Outer Barrier Reef on a half-day, all-inclusive cruise aboard the express, oh-so fast small number (36 passenger) Luxury Jet-boat, Skedaddle.  Snorkel or Scuba Dive into this remarkable underwater kingdom and experience the Great Barrier Reef. To ensure a truly memorable day, all equipment, snorkel guides, dive guides, glass bottom tour, afternoon tea are included in the fare.