Tour ID: 10004501

Take in breathtaking views of the magnificent coral reef and marine life, swathing through the crystal clear Green Island reef waters. A catamaran tour will take you there, leaving your activity options open for a day full of fun! You will spend a wonderful five hours on Green Island. A spectacular tropical coral bay that is well known for its idyllic grandeur on what is perhaps the greatest reef in the world, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. Spend relaxing time at a white sandy beach and explore the numerous walking tracks that lead you through the National Park.

  •  Explore the natural beauty of Green Island, with amazing views of coral & marine life
  • Relax on white sandy beaches
  • Walk through the National Park, you will appreciate the beauty of Green Island

This full day reef cruise departs from Cairns giving you the opportunity to spend five hours on Green Island before returning to Cairns. The tour departs from Cairns at around 9 am daily from Reef Fleet Terminal in Spence Street, or from Cairns or Cairns beaches upon request. The boat is a 35 metre fully air conditioned catamaran with spacious cabins inside to instil a sense of relaxation and tranquillity, as you sail along one of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world.

The entire cruising time from Cairns to Green Island will take about an hour. Once you get there, you have the choice to take part in several water activities or you can simply lounge around on the beach and enjoy the beauty of the white sand in all its glory. You will get a proper snorkelling demonstration and reef presentation on your way to Green Island, so that you know exactly what to do when you get there.

Our well-trained and friendly crew will help you plan your activities, so you can make the most of your trip to Green Island. Spend the better half of your day snorkelling through the reef as you witness the contours of the most impressive reef in the world. Trying to find Nemo, there are plenty of them to go around? Float around the crystal clear water as the magnificence of the marine life on Green Island enthrals you. If you want to do something on land, talk to your tour guides about the island rainforest boardwalks.

Additional Information:
The tour includes a catamaran transfer to Green Island and back to Cairns. You'll spend approximately 5 hours on Green Island, where you can enjoy a multitude of activities - whether you choose to go snorkelling or want to avail of the glass bottom boat facility ($16 additional for both). There is also a feeding fish display on-board. Tea and coffee is available in the morning as you board the catamaran. Some optional purchases available on-board include a buffet lunch and a semi-submarine coral view tour.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    Catamaran transfers to Green Island
    - 5 hours on Green Island
    - Choice of Snorkelling Gear or Glass Bottom Boat tour
    - Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
    - Fish feeding display
    - Tea/coffee on morning boarding
    - Island rainforest boardwalks

  • Available for purchase/hire:

    - Buffet Lunch
    - Semi-submarine coral view tour
    - Supervised Snorkelling Trips
    - Marineland Melanesia
    - Helicopter Scenic Flights (subject to availability on the day)

  • Duration:

    Approx 8 Hours

  • Departure:

    9:00 AM Daily

  • Return:


  • Departure points:

    Cairns, Palm Cove, Cairns Beaches, Trinity Beach, Clifton Beach and Kewarra Beach

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Cruises depart from Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street, Cairns. Passengers making their own way should check in by 8.30am.

    If you require pickups from Cairns or Cairns' Beaches please ensure you select the optional transfer when making your booking.

  • What to bring:

    Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, towel, shirt to swim in (slip, slop, slap) cash or credit card for snorkel deposit, cash for drinks and snacks and souvenirs are are available for sale on board.

    $20 "Refundable Deposit" is required for the hire of snorkelling gear - cash or credit card imprint

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Child Fare 4-14 years inclusive
    - Infants 3 and under travel free
    - Family Fare: 2 Adults and 2 Children (not applicable with other discounts)

  • Additional Information:

  • Destinations:

    Cairns, Green Island and Great Barrier Reef

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