Great Barrier Reef Tours from Cairns

1 to 9 of 52 tours

Refine filter



Cairns is famous for being the ‘Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef’. Whether you’re a beginner snorkeler or an experienced diver, Cairns is a paradise for all visitors due to its unrivaled proximity to the Outer Reef and the wide range of tours available on offer.

Are you thinking of visiting Cairns? Our expert team has pulled together a list of recommendation of things not to be missed during your visit to Cairns:

For the adventurous visitors:

  • Scuba Diving qualified or first timers, there is a tour to suit your level!
  • Snorkelling – spot the amazing ecosystem in a snorkeling tour
  • Helmet Dives – perfect option if you want to stay dry but get one of the best spot to check out the different marine species

Or if you’d prefer to stay dry:

Cairns is one of the jewels of Australia’s tourism destination circuit, boasting world class tourist facilities, a buzzing restaurant district, night life every night of the year, a casino and an international airport.

Cairns’ tropical climate makes it a comfortable destination to visit all year round (even winter daytime temperature averages 26 degrees!)

Don’t forget, Cairns isn’t only about tours to the Great Barrier Reef, it is also a perfect base to visit two of the top tourist attractions in Queensland: the famous Daintree Rainforest which is one of the oldest rainforests in the World and the Kuranda Scenic Rail and Cable Car – visit our sister website OutbackFree for more exciting things to see and do in the area.

Head to the Outer Great Barrier Reef, learn more about the reef from a marine biologist, see marine life up close on snorkelling and boat… more

Group Size: 190 ppl max

Snorkel, dive or take a glass-bottomed boat tour at two beautiful Great Barrier Reef locations, feast on a sumptuous breakfast and lunch… more

Group Size: 100 ppl max

Embark on a day-tour into the Great Barrier Reef’s Dreamtime with Indigenous sea rangers on a day tour to two spectacular outer Great… more

Group Size: 65 ppl max

Spend a night in a Stateroom luxury cabin at the Great Barrier Reef where you’ll swim, snorkel and dive to discover all the wonders… more

Group Size: 42 ppl max

See everything the Great Barrier Reef has to offer over two spectacular nights – you even have time to become a certified diver!

Group Size: 42 ppl max

Spend a night in VIP at the Great Barrier Reef where you’ll swim, snorkel and dive to discover all the wonders it offers.

Group Size: 42 ppl max

Enjoy a spectacular view of Cairns city, & Rainforest as you take off towards the Great Barrier Reef

Group Size: 12 ppl max

Cruise to the Great Barrier Reef’s Fitzroy Island, spend the day exploring pristine beaches, exciting walking trails and snorkelling amidst… more

Group Size: 200 ppl max

Green Island is the perfect place for families and non-swimmers to explore a stunning tropical paradise!

Group Size: 250 ppl max

Loading Loading