Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns
Reviewed by: Abirami, India, September 2014
The best in Cairns... A must do activity... Highly recommend it... The cruise was fun.. and Elvis - the entertainer was fantastic!!!
Reviewed by: Robin M, September 2014
This tour was amazing!
Reviewed by: Susan H, September 2014
We had a great time, I would highly recommend this trip. The helicopter option was awesome, a must do!! The entertainment on the way back was so much fun.
Reviewed by: Ming Ting T, September 2014
The tour was fantastic and the crew was amazing!
Reviewed by: JarDil12, August 2014
IMPORTANT: If you suffer from motion sickness, take Dramamine or something before boarding. At least 10 people were sick and throwing up, and the ocean was only mildly choppy. The ginger pills they offer don't do much.
That said, the trip was the highlight of our time in Australia.
The boat company was easy to find in the main fleet terminal, next to several other tour options.
There was a crew of 8-10, and most were polite and helpful.
I've been snorkeling, but have no experience scuba diving. The crew gave a 20 minute briefing on the scuba basics, then suited us up in groups of four. We were linked to the guide the whole time, and went about 40 feet underwater to the reef, where we spent around 25 minutes. Saw a shark, fish, etc.
The boat later moved to another spot on the reef for more snorkeling. Beautiful, clear blue water.
Lunch was great- lots of salads, shrimp, steak, fish.
Bring sweatshirts, etc- gets chilly on the ride back!
Reviewed by: Nicholas J, August 2014
Good value, beautiful coral and fish. Expect 1.5 hour boat ride out and back each way, can be a bit rough on the ocean
Reviewed by: Krista L, August 2014
Amazing time on the Great Barrier Reef! The staff was awesome, the food was great, always felt safe and taken care of!